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Halo World Championship Power Rankings: Las Vegas Qualifier

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Mar 3, 2017

In three weeks time, twelve international teams will be competing in Burbank, CA for their chance at a share of $1,000,000. This weekend, at the new Millenial Esports arena in Las Vegas, North America’s best Halo 5: Guardians teams and players will fight through grueling brackets to earn their spot at the Halo World Championship finals later this...

Halo World Championship Power Rankings – UGC St. Louis

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Jan 19, 2017

With two Pro League seasons behind us, and multiple ranking periods logged away, it’s time for the next chapter of Halo esports—the 2017 Halo World Championship. With this years annual worldwide tournament now featuring LAN qualifiers, professional and amateur teams are more dedicated than ever to grind Halo 5: Guardians and fight for a chance...

Halo Championship Series 2017 Format Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Sun, Dec 11, 2016

At the HCS Pro League Fall Finals, 343 Industries and ESL unveiled their plans for the 2017 Halo World Championship, an international tournament featuring 12 teams, a $1,000,000 prize pool, and open LAN qualifiers. Today, championship Sunday, ESL unveiled what they have in store for the rest of the 2017 Halo Championship Series season. Format &...

HCS Power Rankings: EU Fall Finals

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Dec 3, 2016

Today is the first day of the European HCS Pro League Fall Finals event, featuring a four pro team playoff bracket, and a four team relegation tournament to determine next season’s HCS participants. We had the pleasure of sitting down with European HCS talent Simms, Gaskin, and Onset to talk about their predictions heading into the season’s...

Beyond Invitational Interview: Luminosity eL Town

By : Ryan Cox | Wed, Oct 26, 2016

We recently had the pleasure of hosting the very first Beyond Invitational—a Halo 5: Guardians show match featuring no-radar gameplay. Luminosity Gaming and Team EnVyUs faced off in a best-of-thirteen scrimmage with $500 on the line. EnVyUs would come out on top with a series score of 10-3, and competitive Halo fans were thrilled to spectate a new...

Team Beyond HCS Power Rankings (Fall Season, Week 3)

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Oct 1, 2016

Welcome back to the Team Beyond HCS Power Rankings! We’ve taken a brief break after Week 1 of the HCS Pro League in order to shift our schedule slightly, but we are excited to hop back into it and start ranking our eight teams! Although we are now within the roster change period, no teams have made any changes. Let’s see what our panelists...

Team Beyond HCS Power Rankings (Fall 2016, Week 1)

By : Ryan Cox | Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Welcome back to the Team Beyond HCS Power Rankings! After the epic competition and conclusion of the Summer Season Finals, and the wild offseason, we’ve gone back to the drawing board for ranking competitive Halo teams. Players have joined new teams, organizations have shuffled and been added, and many others have retired or returned to Halo...

HCS Pro League Fall Season Information Released

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Aug 22, 2016

After a long season of ups and downs, as well as some stellar competition, the HCS Pro League Summer 2016 Season came to an end. With months of competition, roster changes, and more behind us, as well as CLG taking home another championship, fans are now looking ahead to find what comes next in Halo eSports. Today, ESL and the eSports team at 343 have...

HCS Power Rankings – NA Summer Playoffs

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jul 29, 2016

After a short break, we are happy to be back. Welcome to the Team Beyond HCS Power Rankings; we have had an insane season with a lot of awesome and controversial predictions from both our panel as well as our awesome competitive Halo community. The HCS Pro League Summer 2016 Season Finals take place this weekend on Saturday and Sunday. With this in...