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Tickets for Orlando Major and HaloWC 2022

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  -  5 months ago

The first half of the HCS 2022 Season has been full of exciting moments from incredible plays in the game to amazing experiences shared with you all at HCS live events. And if it’s any indication of how the second half of the Season will be, then buckle up because we’re in for a heck of a ride particularly for our last two events the HCS Orlando Major and the Halo World Championship 2022.

Today we want to pull back the curtain on these events and talk about what you can expect.

Halo World Championship 2022: (Full Event Details)

  • Venue: Seattle Convention Center (formerly known as Washington State Convention Center) 705 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101
  • Date: October 20 – 23 (Spectators allowed October 21-23 only) 
  • Event Type: World Championship 
  • Regional Eligibility: Global  
  • Broadcast channels: Twitch and YouTube 
  • Spectator and VIP tickets –Available 6/29 at 10am pt on EventBrite: https://haloworldchampionship.eventbrite.com
  • Main Tournament Prize Pool: $1,000,000 
  • FFA Prize Pool: $5,000

HCS Orlando Major: (Full Event Details)

  • Venue: Orange County Convention Center - 9800 International Drive Orlando, FL 32819
  • Date: September 23-25 
  • Event Type: Major 
  • Regional Eligibility: Global  
  • Broadcast channels: Twitch and YouTube 
  • Spectator and VIP tickets: Available 6/29 at 10am pt on EventBrite: https://hcsmajororlando.eventbrite.com
  • Team Pass - Available August 15 @ 10am pt.
  • 4v4 Prize Pool: Starts at $250,000 
  • FFA Prize Pool: $5,000

HALO FEST REBORN

At the center of the Halo World Championship experience is the biggest and most prestigious tournament of the year. It’s critically important to us however that the event feel welcome to Halo fans whether you enjoy social multiplayer, the rich story and lore, the epic campaigns, and everything in-between. In spirit, we want the Halo World Championship to feel like a “Halo Fest” or sorts – the destination each year that has something for all Halo fans, where you can play Halo with your friends and family, hear the latest news, and take part in fun activities.

While we’re still locking in all of the details and what you can expect, here’s a brief glimpse into some of the extra activities taking place at the Halo World Championship that you’ll be able to take part in:

  • Development panels
  • Cosplay Contest
  • Artist panels
  • Meet and greet with members of 343 Industries
  • Partnered team and sponsor booths
  • Free Play Halo Infinite LAN stations
  • Special guest appearances and signings

This is just the start and in the coming months we’ll be growing this list and adding the experience. Additionally, we will look to build on the experience year over year in hope to deliver unforgettable memories to share as a global Halo community under one roof.

VIP EXPERIENCE UPGRADES

For the event VIPs we are also upgrading the experience in multiple key areas including viewing experience, exclusive commemorative items and experiential opportunities, and much more.

Here’s what the VIP Experience Includes so far, and we will be adding to it in the coming months to stay tuned to see the latest!

  • Dedicated Entry Line at Check-In
  • Access to the VIP Lounge and private bar
  • Limited Edition VIP Credential
  • Exclusive Production Tour on Friday morning with backstage access and onstage photo opportunity.
    • A rundown of the venue and various areas including knowledge and insight on what it takes to get everything set up and working
    • The tour ends with an opportunity to get on the main stage for a group photo
    • More information will be emailed out closer to the event
  • Early access to the Free-for-All Competition Check-in (30 minutes before general admission)
  • Chance to win Exclusive Surprise Giveaways
  • 10% off on HCS Apparel and Merchandise
  • VIPs will earn the "Grand Finals" exclusive Twitch Drop. (without having to watch Grand Finals on Twitch)
  • Early access to merch store on Friday
  • Exclusive VIP Swag Bag including HaloWC Poster
  • Exclusive VIP Meet and Greet with 343 and Guest Celebrities
  • Exclusive chance to win a tour of the 343 Industries studio
  • Opportunity to be a judge for the cosplay contest.
  • Activity Fast Pass
    • Playable stations
    • Signings and panels

COSPLAY CONTEST

For the first time at an official HCS event we will be hosting a cosplay contest! The Halo community's creativity and dedication to their craft knows no bounds, and we couldn't think of a better way to celebrate. While full rules are still on the way, we wanted signal that the contest was happening as soon as we could so that cosplayers could prepare. Additionally, the contest has a $5,000 prize pool and will feature multiple judging stages from members of 343 Industries and luminaries in the Halo community.

Be on the lookout for more details in the coming week and months.