Qualify for the $150,000 HRX Invitational

During Dreamhack Summer, we announced a $150,000 Paladins HRX Invitational to be held at Hi-Rez Expo in January.

Starting this weekend, October 8th, teams will compete through one of two different paths for an opportunity to qualify for the Invitational. These paths will select 2 North American and 2 European teams to be invited to the Invitational. (NOTE: Oceania/New Zealand, Brazil/Latam and China will also have a qualifying path for the Invitational).

Fall Open Qualifiers – Ended October 2nd

  • Two (2) weeks of competition
  • Single Elimination Open Bracket Tournaments where teams earn points each week.
  • Top four (4) teams in each region advanced to the Fall Champion’s Circuit.

Fall Champions Circuit – October 8th – October 30th

  • Four (4) weeks of competition
  • Each team will play each other twice (2)
  • Best of Five (Bo5) matches
  • $12,000 in total prizing per region ($24,000 total)
  • Team from each Region (EU & NA) with the best record will qualify for the $150,000 Paladins Invitational
  • The bottom three teams will compete in the Gauntlet

Fall Challenger’s Circuit – October 8th – October 30th

  • Four (4) weeks of competition
  • Single Elimination Open Bracket Tournaments where teams earn points each week
  • The top team will compete in the Gauntlet
  • Weekly Crystal Prizing
  • $5,000 in total prizing per region ($10,000 total)  

To learn how to sign-up for the Fall Challenger’s Circuit, visit the Esports Forums!

After all the above competitions are complete, we will run a 1-week Gauntlet to determine the final qualified team for the Invitational in both North America and Europe.

Gauntlet – November 5th (Europe) – November 6th (North America)

  • Top Fall Challenger’s Circuit Team plays Fall Champions Circuit 4th Place team.
  • Winner plays Fall Champions Circuit 3rd Place team.
  • Winner plays Fall Champions Circuit 2nd Place team.
  • Winner qualifies as the 2nd seed in their region to attend HiRez Expo.
  • All Gauntlet Matches will be Best of Five (5).

All games will be broadcasted on Twitch.tv/Paladinsgame on the weekends.

We will have more details surrounding the Paladins $150,000 Invitational soon!