HCS Five Year Anniversary Blog


To celebrate five years of the Halo Championship Series we are honoring the past and looking forward to the future. To all of the fans, players, teams, and partners who have contributed to the HCS – thank you! To get a sneak peak at what's to come Halo esports, take a look at our blog below!

 

The DreamHack Halo Series in Atlanta

The DreamHack Halo Series in Atlanta

Halo esports returns to Atlanta, GA! We're excited to partner up with DreamHack to bring you the last Halo tournament of the year – DreamHack Atlanta 2019! On November 15-17, Halo’s top competitors will duke it out in Halo 3 and Halo 5 for over $50,000 in prizing! For tickets and more event info, head to Dreamhack.com/Halo.

UGC Halo Classic: Atlantic City

UGC Halo Classic: Atlantic City

On September 6-8 the Halo community hit the east to throw down in yet another Halo Classic by UGC – this time in Atlantic City. The twists and turns to arrive onsite didn't compare to the twists and turns that took place during the tournament with new champions rising to the top and reigning kings stumbling lower than any anticipated. Miss out on the action? Check out the results and VOD footage below!

Results:

1st. LUX Gaming

2nd. Goldmembers

3rd. TOX Gaming

4th. Aspire Esports

FACEIT Ignite

FACEIT Ignite

That does it! The European Halo Community put on quite the show at FACEIT Ignite. Thank you to FACEIT for hosting us here in London, and thanks to everyone who supported in person and from home!

Results:

1. TOX Gaming

2. RBL Esports

3. Mazer Gaming

4. Aspire Esports

Red Bull Rise Till Dawn

Red Bull Rise Till Dawn

We saw intense Halo 3 matches all night long on the 99th floor of the Willis Tower during the Red Bull Rise Till Dawn 2v2 event, but it was Tripppey and Penguin who emerged victorious. Congratulations!

Results:

  1. Tripppey & Penguin
  2. Snip3down & Ace
  3. Bubudubu & Tusk
  4. Gabriel & Fantasy
HCS Invitational at SXSW

HCS Invitational at SXSW

That’s a wrap! After three days of competition, the HCS Invitational at SXSW has come to a close. Thank you to everyone who attended in person and also to those who watched online all weekend long!

Results:

  • Pro 4v4: Team Reciprocity
  • BTB Bonanza: Team Goldenboy
  • Rivals Showdown: Snip3down
  • MS Store 2v2 Throwdown: iGotUrPistola & MIS5Y (South East Region)

 To catch the VOD, see final brackets, and read the full event recap, hit the links below.

HCS GRASSROOTS PROGRAM

HCS GRASSROOTS PROGRAM

Designed to support the community directly, HCS Grassroots will help tournament operators and content creators continue to do what they love and also introduce new opportunities. Let’s jump in!