INTRODUCTION TO ZWL SEASON 1
The ZWC team are proud to present ZWL Season 1, a brand new competition which consists of six teams captained by six zombies content creators each representing a charity of their choosing and you can be a part of it.
WHAT IS ZWL?
ZWL will last over two stages, an initial group stage that will consist of fifteen head to head challenges where one team gets pitted against one other team and one free for all challenge where each team competes against one another.
Each League Fixture will have 3 different head to head challenges and themed with a certain challenge totalling 5 different League fixtures. The 6 teams will be split into 3 pairs, every pair will play on different maps competing to beat the other team they are paired with, each team can only be paired up once throughout the 5 different league fixtures.
The free for all challenge will consist of 1 challenge and rewards points depending on how well they place against every other team.
The top four teams will qualify for the Semi-Finals where the four teams are split into two pairs and compete in head to head challenges where the winners will qualify for a best of three grand final and the losers compete in a 3rd place playoff.
WHAT IS THE CHARITY PRIZE POOL?
The prize pool for ZWL will all be raised by the community, 100% of the donations will go to charity and be split between all six charities. The better placement the teams get the more money they will earn for their chosen charity.
The money raised during the season will be split into the following percentages for each team’s charity of choice:
You can donate below.
WHO IS COMPETING AND WHICH CHARITIES ARE THEY REPRESENTING?
Our six captains and charities are;
VesK representing Teleton. Teleton’s mission is the dream of uniting companies, media and society to, with great professionalism, meet the needs of children and adolescents with disabilities and their families.
Captains have set challenges for one of you at home to compete in to join to try book a place within the captain’s teams. The other positions in their teams have been selected by the team captains, of which consist of the best zombies players in the world right now.
To compete you must meet the following criteria;
- You must be on PS4,
- You must own Black Ops 4 and the Black Ops Pass,
- You must have a decent microphone and be able to use Discord,
- You must be free on February 23rd, March 2nd 3-6pm EST and March 14th.
You can participate on Xbox and PC within the qualifiers if you can provide evidence of them owning Black Ops 4 and the Black Ops Pass on PS4.
HOW DO I ENTER?
You can compete by selecting one of the captain’s challenges below and try to earn the top spot on the leaderboards. Each challenge starts from February 12th at 5 pm EST and finishes February 18th at 11:59 pm EST. The challenges were all chosen by the captain’s themselves to seek for the best player that will suit their team. Make sure you follow all the rules located on the right-hand side of the leaderboards.
WHEN AND WHERE CAN I WATCH ZWL?
All ZWL games will be streamed to the Zombies World Championship YouTube channel acting as a hub of all the games, you can also watch each team’s games in full live on each of the captain’s channels meaning you can watch every second of ZWL.
The schedule for ZWL can be found below.
Thank you for all of your continued support, we hope to bring more exciting tournament and events in the near future and we can’t wait for the journey ahead.
ZWC’s Lead Director of Record Keeping and Tournament Organisation