Welcome, ASTRO Spartans! If you’re reading this, you’re likely competing in one of our Free-For-All competitions in 2018. Below, you’ll find all the necessary info you’ll need to get into your matches and start slaying the competition.
Maps, Gametypes, and Settings:
Gamertag: Beyond Settings
Gametype: HCS FFA Slayer
Map: Truth FFA HCS
Time Limit: 12 Minutes
Players: 8 players per round, Top 4 advance to next round
FFA Tiebreaker Rules: Most Kills -> Least Deaths -> Most Assists > Damage Dealt
How to Download/Bookmark:
1) Use the two previous links to access our map and gametype bookmarks
2) Sign in to your Xbox Live Account
3) Click the to download the appropriate map or gametype
4) The gametype will be automatically added to your custom games on Halo 5
After downloading/bookmarking the correct map and gametype from the above sources, you can find each file in your Halo 5 Custom Games menu under “My Bookmarks” for Map and Game Mode.
Groups, Hosting, and DQ’s:
Our ASTRO Spartans FFA tournaments feature heats of eight players per match. At the start of each round, the player at the top of each group will be designated as the host for the lobby, and they will be responsible for inviting all other players and beginning the tournament match. They will also be responsible for using the correct map and gametype settings listed above.
FFA matches have a 10 minute cutoff mark for disqualification. Hosts may officially begin their matches 10 minutes after the round start time. If Round 1 begins at 8:00pm, all matches are expected to begin by 8:10pm.
You can catch our first Halo tournaments of 2018 on our Mixer channel! Make sure to give the channel a follow!