The first Halo Championship Series Online Cup is in the books! The fan favorite Evil Geniuses team plowed through the bracket, only dropping one single game to Reality Check. The HCS Cup #1 Grand Finals came down to Evil Geniuses facing off against The Master Chief Collection Launch Invitational Champs, Believe The Hype. Evil Geniuses went on to beat BtH 3-0 in a dominant fashion to become our very first HCS Online Cup winners.
Below is a breakdown of the series between Evil Geniuses and Believe The Hype that was played on Sunday night:
- Game 1: Neutral Bomb - Shrine (EG 2-0)
- Game 2: Team Slayer - Shrine (EG 50-41)
- Game 3: King of the Hill - Lockdown (EG 178-132)
HCS Season Cup #1 Top 8 Placings
1) Evil Geniuses - Roy, Lunchbox, Snipedown, Pistola = 550 Points
2) Believe The Hype - aPG, Lxthul, Maniac, Legit = 360 Points
3) Fatal Ambition - Klein, RC, Siege, SpartanTheDog = 240 Points
4) Str8 Rippin - Tsquared, Naded, Str8 Sick, Prototype = 160 Points
5/6) OpTic Halo - Flamesword, Ace, Assault, Aries = 75 Points
5/6) Annex Halo - Arkanum, Killrelevant, OmegAisBetter, Shooter = 75 Points
7/8) Reality Check - SUDDOTH1, SUDDOTH2, ContrA, PreDevoNatoR = 50 Points
7/8) Mighty Ducks - A Dark Legacy, DoNiNaToR, IRapture, xToXsiK = 50 Points
Congratulations to all teams, and best of luck to everyone competing in the coming weeks online and at Iron Games Columbus!