Posted by Rainbow 6 2020-10-14 in Oceania

The Top Three Teams Will Also Qualify for the November Six Major

After 4 weeks of fierce matches the regular season of the Rainbow 6 Oceanic Nationals has concluded producing the six teams that will compete in the Stage 2 Playoffs. Finalists will battle it out online in a double-elimination BO3 bracket finishing with a BO5 Grand Final.

The six teams competing in the playoffs will be:

Matches will commence on October 16th at 2PM AEDT (UTC+11) and conclude with the Grand Final on October 18th at 6PM AEDT with all matches being livestreamed.

The Oceanic Nationals AUD$40,000 prize pool will be split as follows:

  • 1st: $12,000
  • 2nd: $9,000
  • 3rd: $7,000
  • 4th: $5,000
  • 5th: $3,500
  • 6th: $3,500

The top three placed teams from the Oceanic Nationals will then advance to the November Six Major – Oceania, which will run in an online format. Teams will battle it out for their share of the Six Major $125,000 USD prize pool being allocated to each region. The Oceania region split will be as follows:

  • 1st: $15,000 USD
  • 2nd: $9,000 USD
  • 3rd: $6,000 USD

After placing 7th and 8th in Stage 2 of the Oceanic Nationals, Ferox and Rhythm, will now compete in the Oceanic Nationals Relegations on November 21-22 in order to secure their spot for the 2021 season. They will be playing against the top two teams from an open qualifier, which will take place on November 7-8. The open qualifier is open to all teams in Oceania playing on PC. Interested parties can sign up here: http://esl.gg/OCNREL

All series during the playoffs and Six Major will be livestreamed on the official Rainbow 6 channels:

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