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Apex Legends Twitch Rivals Showdown: Schedule, Format, Teams, Prize Pool, How-To Watch

Everything you need to know about the Twitch Rivals: Apex Legends Showdown including the schedule, scoring format, teams, prize pool & how to watch.
Apex Legends Twitch Rivals Showdown: Schedule, Format, Teams, Prize Pool, How-To Watch

Twitch Rivals is back with the Apex Legends Showdown, featuring 120 of the game's top players and content creators from North America and Europe.

Players will battle it out in teams of three, in their respective regions, across eight custom matches for a share of the ,000 prize pool. 

To decide the teams twenty team captains were chosen last week and a draft system was used - making teams a mix of Apex pros like, Joeseph "Frexs" Sanchez and Marshall "Mohr" Mohr of NRG esports, and more entertaining content creators.

Twitch Rivals: Apex Legends Showdown kicks off with the European action on 21 February 17:00 GMT (9:00 PT) with the North American tournament to following directly after.


Match Point / Win-Eligible Format

Match Point: 35 Points
Minimum Game Limit: 5 Games
Maximum Game Limit: 7 Games
This means, in order to win, a team must have 35 points prior to the start of a game and win Game 5, Game 6 or Game 7.
If no team wins via reaching Match Point and winning Game 5, Game 6 or Game 7, the tournament will end with the standings determined by cumulative points earned over all 7 games.


Prize Pool

There is a combined $50,000 prize pool - $25,000 each for Europe and North America.

Placement $ USD
1st $5,500
2nd $3,300
3rd $2,400
4th $2,100
5th $1,800
6th $1,500


8th $900
9th $750
10th $750

Check the Apex Legends liquipedia for the complete prize pool.



Twtich Rivals: Apex Legends Showdown Preview How to Watch Schedule Prize Pool Teams

The action kicks off on Feb 21, 17:00 GMT (9:00 PT) for Europe followed by the NA tournament at 21:00 (4 pm EST/9 pm GMT).


The Teams


Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Teams Europe


North America

Apex Legends Tournament North America Twitch Rivals


How To Watch the Twitch Rivals: Apex Legends Showdown

One of the most exciting parts of Twitch Rivals: Apex Legends event is that almost all of the participants will be streaming, meaning you can tune in to any players' channels to see their point of view.

Below is the Twitch Rivals main broadcast where all the action will be streamed live.