The Six Berlin Major 2022 will be the first Rainbow Six Siege Major with a live audience in Europe since the Pro League Season 9 Finals hosted at Palazzo del Ghiaccio, Milan. Organized by Ubisoft and FACEIT, the tournament will feature a $500,000 prize pool.
The event will host 16 teams from various parts of the world, including Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America. The event is a vital part of the 2022 esports calendar, so you definitely don't want to miss it. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming event, including how to watch, schedule, format, tickets, competing teams, and more.
Six Berlin Major 2022 - How To Watch
Rainbow Six Siege fans can watch the live broadcast of the Six Berlin Major 2022 on the official Rainbow 6 Twitch channel. We have embedded the link for your convenience.
Six Berlin Major 2022 - Schedule, Tickets, Format
The Six Berlin Major 2022 will run from 15th until 21st August 2022. Here are the dates for different phases of the tournament:
- Group Stage: 15th to 17th August 2022.
- Playoffs: 19th to 20th August 2022.
- Grand Final: 21st August 2022.
After a long time, Rainbow Six Siege fans can finally attend the event offline at the Theater am Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany. You can purchase the tickets here. Here's a closer look at the categories of tickets available.
- Gold (€55) - 3-day pass with an allocated seat number in the Gold section
- Platinum (€75): 3-day pass with an allocated seat number in the Platinum section
- Diamond (€89): 3-day pass with an allocated seat number in the Diamond section
- Champions (€179): 3-day pass with an allocated seat number in the Champions section
The Group Stage will feature a double round-robin format, and all games will be played as a BO1. This stage will comprise four groups of four teams, each carrying a unique regional seed. As a result, no group will have two teams from the same region. The top two teams from each group will book a place in the Playoffs.
The Playoffs will comprise a single-elimination format, with each game being played as a BO3. In addition, random seeding will occur for the teams from the Group Stages. Finally, the Grand Finals will be played as a BO5.
Six Berlin Major 2022 - All Teams
Here are all the teams competing in the Six Berlin Major 2022:
- Oxygen Esports
- DAMWON Gaming
- SANDBOX Gaming
- Wolves Esports
- Ninjas in Pyjamas
- FaZe Clan
- FURIA Esports
- w7m esports
- Gaimin Gladiators
- MNM Gaming
- G2 Esports
Six Berlin Major 2022 - Prize Pool
As mentioned earlier, the Six Berlin Major 2022 will have a $500,000 prize pool. However, teams will also get Six Invitational Global Points. Here is the full breakdown of the prize pool and points distribution:
- 1st - $200,000 and 375 points
- 2nd - $80,000 and 300 points
- 3rd to 4th - $40,000 and 230 points
- 5th to 8th - $20,000 and 165 points
- 9th-12th - $10,000 and 105 points
- 13th-16th - $5,000 and 50 points
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Featured image courtesy of Ubisoft.