Twitch have announced that they will be hosting a Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge tournament at their TwitchCon Europe event coming next month.
TwitchCon events traditionally host streamer-driven tournaments for popular games, and seeing as how TwitchCon Europe will be the first since the release of Apex Legends, a Twitch Rivals Challenge for it makes perfect sense.
There will be more and more information announced about the competition In the weeks leading up to the event, and we're here to make sure you're always kept up to date.
The finals of the Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge will commence on Saturday, April 13, the first of two days of TwitchCon Europe, which will take place April 13-14 in Berlin, Germany.
Leading up the finals of the Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge will be four qualifier tournaments, two for the European region and two for North America.
The first set of qualifiers, called Apex Legends Road to Twitchcon, will take place on March 26 starting at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET / 4 PM GMT, and the second set - Apex Legends Rematch Challenge - on April 2, also starting at those times.
Twitch Rivals have confirmed that there will be a total of 96 streamers from Europe and North America competing in these qualifiers.
Apart from that, additional details about these qualifiers, such as the format to be used and how players can participate, have yet to be announced.
Twitch Rivals have confirmed that popular streamers Sacriel and Pow3rtv will be competing in the finals of the Apex Legends Challenge at TwitchCon Europe.
We will update this list of confirmed players as more and more get announced in the weeks leading up to the tournament, especially once the qualifiers play out.
The format that will be used in the qualifiers and the finals of the Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge has not yet been officially announced, but seeing as how Twitch have already hosted this kind of tournament before, a similar format could be used again.
In the previous Apex Legend Challenge, teams loaded into public matches and had two two-hour periods to try and score as many points possible.
Team had unlimited tries within the time periods, and the scoring system was based on the following criteria:
- Match Victory = 10 points
- 2nd or 3rd place = 5 points
- 4th or 5th place = 3 points
- Kills = 1 points
How To Watch
Both the qualifiers and finals of this Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge will be livestreamed on the official Twitch Rivals channel, which we have included below.
In the qualifiers, the participants will also be streaming their point-of-view on their own Twitch channels.
Seeing as how there is still a lot of information yet to be announced for this event, we will continue updating this hub with more details as they become available.