BEAT SABER RULESETS

 

Division 2 Competition Ruleset:

  1. The CVRE Division 2 Competition is a school-based team round-robin tournament, played on the beat saber gamemode.

    • Teams must have at least 2 players and each map will be a 1v1

    • There are 11 teams total

  2. There will be 4 double-elimination tournaments.

  3. The tournaments will be scheduled once a month for the months of September, October, November, and December.

  4. Points in the first 3 tournaments will be given by placement.

    • 0 points for getting out in LR1

    • 1 point for getting out in LR2

    • 2 points for getting out in LR3

    • 3 points for getting out in LR4

    • 4 points for third place

    • 6 points for second place

    • 8 points for first place

  5. The seeding for the grand finals will be determined by points gained in the other tournaments.

  6. The tournament bracket and seeding for the first September tournament will be decided by qualifiers, which will consist of three songs.

    • Every player from every school must play these qualifier songs

    • The 16 highest-scoring individuals from the qualifiers will be placed into Division I and will not be allowed to participate in the Division II team tournament

    • Seeding will be determined by the team qualifier score which is calculated by taking the 3 best qualifier scores on each team

  7. After the first September tournament seeding for next tournaments will be determined by points gained by teams in tournament with team qualifier score serving as a tiebreaker.

  8. All maps are to be played on NO FAIL.

  9. The map pool will be decided and released 1 week in advance to a tournament.

  10. If a map ends in a draw it will be nullified.

  11. If a player somehow disconnects or exits the song it will be considered as a score of 0.

  12. If a player pauses, they have ~2-3 seconds to immediately unpause and continue before their score is considered a 0.

    • Whether or not the pause is deemed to be unintentional and the unpause prompt enough will be left up to the coordinator's discretion

  13. Players get the opportunity for 1 replay every match in case of tracking issues or lag.

    • Replays will be allowed based on the match coordinator's discretion.

  14. If a player plays the wrong map it will be considered as a score of 0.

  15. Mod List (www.tinyurl.com/cvremods):

    • Not having the required mods can result in penalties

    • In addition, having mods not on the required or optional list can result in penalties

    • Please use common sense when choosing things for custom options and don’t be extremely excessive, being excessive can result in penalties

    • If you are unsure about whether something can be deemed excessive communicate with the admins beforehand

  16. Any settings that are able to be changed through the game are allowed (ex. Room adjust, static lights, reduced debris, advanced hud, etc.).

  17. Best of 3’s will be run as follows:

    • There will be 5 maps total in the pool allowing for 1 ban and 1 pick each

    • The higher seed will ban

    • The lower seed will ban

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The remaining map will be the tiebreaker

  18. Best of 5’s will be run as follows:

    • There will be 7 maps total in the pool allowing for 1 ban and 2 picks each

    • The higher seed will ban

    • The lower seed will ban

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The remaining map will be the tiebreaker

  19. Best of 7’s will be run as follows:

    • There will be 9 maps total in the pool allowing for 1 ban and 3 picks each

    • The higher seed will ban

    • The lower seed will ban

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The remaining map will be the tiebreaker

  20. Best of 9’s will be run as follows:

    • There will be 11 maps total in the pool allowing for 1 ban and 4 picks each

    • The higher seed will ban

    • The lower seed will ban

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The higher seed will pick

    • The lower seed will pick

    • The remaining map will be the tiebreaker

  21. Each player must stream the entire match.

Pre-Match Requirements:

  1. Make sure you have all required mods and no extra mods other than those listed in the mod list.

  2. Make sure you have all maps in the map pool downloaded or accessible without delay.

    • We will likely provide a playlist of the map pool

  3. Make sure your stream is ready to go

    • Stream must capture game audio and ABSOLUTELY NO MIC AUDIO

      • Audio Output Capture from headset headphones

    • Stream must capture game footage

      • Main screen must be first-person view however both bottom corners are available for small nonintrusive elements to personalize your stream

    • Stream must have HTTP Overlay (negotiable if causing intense lag)

  4. A representative (ideally the captain) from each team along with a coordinator must join a discord call to discuss map choices as well as player choices.

  5. Lastly, and most obviously, have your players ready to play.

 

During Match Instructions:

  1. Map selections will be done before a match is played.

  2. You must keep track of which player is playing which map at all times.

  3. A player cannot play 2 maps in a row.

  4. A player cannot play a majority of maps, where the majority is the number of maps required to win. Ex: A player must play less than 4 matches in a best of 7 (if your team has only 2 players this rule does not apply).

  5. After a map is played the players must show their score on stream for a minimum of 6 seconds to record scores and representatives must send their player’s score in the discord group. (Keep track of these scores for post match as well).

 

Post Match Instructions:

  1. After the match is over you will be told by the coordinator to end your stream.

  2. Celebrate! Or practice more so you can win your next match. Or cry if your team got eliminated.