Announcing the North American ESWC Qualifier Tournaments


UPDATE: Please view the updated post regarding this event.

Attention North America ShootMania Players! It’s the chance you’ve been waiting for! Earn the right to compete against some of the best ShootMania Elite teams in the world after proving your dominance this side of the Atlantic. We’ve teamed up with Beyond Gaming to bring to you the only North American tournament where you can qualify to complete at the Electronic Sports World Cup [ESWC] ShootMania Elite Tournament this October in Paris, France.

Throughout the month of September, teams from the United States and Canada will have the opportunity to shoot it out in seven different Open Tier events to earn their spot in the Finals. At that time, they will join our winning team from QuakeCon in hopes of earning the coveted Grand Prize – a qualifying spot at the ESWC tournament where they will compete on a global stage for a prize pool of $15,000! First Place also includes the cost of travel and accommodations!

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Registration is now open, and will remain open throughout the Open Tier portion of the event.

Complete Schedule

Open Tier: September 7th – 30th

  • Round 1: September 7th – 9th
  • Round 2: September 11th – 13th
  • Round 3: September 15th – 17th
  • Round 4: September 19th – 21st
  • Round 5: September 23rd – 25th
  • Round 6: September 27th – 29th
  • Round 7: October 1st – 3rd

Finals Tier: October 4th – 5th

Please Note: Only teams from North America [excluding Puerto Rico] are eligible to compete. Because the winning prize includes international travel, participants must be 18+ years old to enter and must posses a valid passport by the date of travel. For a complete list of rules and eligibility requirements, please visit the Beyond Gaming website.

For more details on the ESWC Tournament, including how to qualify internationally, check out the official ShootMania Storm Tournament Page.