On February 6th and 7th, right during the street carnival in Cologne, twelve of the best Halo 5: Guardian teams from across Europe including South Africa will fight for US$50,000 as well as four spots at the Halo World Championship: 2016 Finals. With US$2,000,000 on the line for the best teams on the 19th and 20th of March, the participants from across Europe know just what to fight for.
The groups of Halo World Championship Tour: Cologne
- Group A: Team Infused (UK), Vinco Gaming (SA) and Vitality (EU)
- Group B: Supremacy (EU), PENTA Sports (EU) and exceL esports (UK)
- Group C: Millenium (EU), FabEsports (EU) and Team Dignitas (UK)
- Group D: Epsilon Esports (UK), Pulse Gaming (EU) and Wrecking Gaming (EU)
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The talent of Halo World Championship Tour: Cologne
- Host: Alan ‘Bricey’ Brice
- Analyst: Mike ‘Strongside’ Cavanaugh
- Analyst: Eric ‘GH057ayame’ Hewitt
- Commentator: Andy ‘Bravo’ Dudynsky
- Commentator: Richard Simms
- Commentator: Dan Gaskin
- Stage Host/Interviewer: Mitch ‘UberShouts’ Leslie
Follow two days of finest Halo 5: Guardians action either by tuning in on Twitch for the official English stream as well as French and German community casts or come to Cologne for the 6th and 7th of February. Just grab a €5 day ticket to see the big names of Halo esports clashing, while meeting other Halo fans as well as having drinks and snacks on the house.
This event will be the kick off for even more Halo action during the Halo World Championship Tour. In cooperation with publisher Microsoft, ESL will be hosting a total of three stops to determine even more participants for the Halo World Champion: 2016 Finals. Check the full announcement for all dates and more on the other Regional Finals!