MSEL Fall Major 24 Overview

Key Dates

Item Date
Registration Open 8/1/24
Registration Close End of Regular Season 
Preseason  9/16 - 9/27
Regular Season 9/30 - 11/15
Playoff Seeding 1 day following a game’s makeup day
Playoffs 11/20 - 12/13
 

Game Info 

Queue Divisions- National or Region (East, Central, West)

Game Title Team Size Platform(s) Match Length Season Division* 
Brawlhalla 1v1 Cross-Platform

Bo5 Season

Bo7 Playoffs

Nationwide
Chess (Free) 1v1 PC/Mobile

Bo3 Season

Bo5 Playoffs

Nationwide
Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe 4v4 Switch Bo3 All  Nationwide
Minecraft Survival BR Java Edition 1.8x 4 Games per Queue Nationwide
Rocket League 2s (Free) 2v2 Cross-Platform

Bo5 Season

Bo7 Playoffs

Region 
Rocket League 3s (Free) 3v3 Cross-Platform

Bo5 Season

Bo7 Playoffs

Region 
Splatoon™ 3 4v4 Switch Bo5 All  Nationwide
Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate Crews 3v3 Switch

Bo3 All

(three 1v1 sets within a game, matches are a bo3 games)

Region 
Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate Solo 1v1 Switch

Bo5 Season

Bo7 Playoffs

Region 

*Nationwide regular seasons will split into East/West brackets for playoffs

**Titles in bold are free to compete

Tournament Format

Stage Name Format Description Length Max Playable Games
Preseason Leaderboard Queue system 2 weeks Game dependent 
Regular Season Leaderboard Queue system 7 weeks 7
Playoffs Single Elim Lose one = out ~2- 3 weeks tbd

Match Times

Game Title Days Times (all represented in Eastern Time unless otherwise specified) 
Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate Solo Monday

East: 3:00 PM | 3:30 PM | 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM

Central: 3:00 PM CT | 3:30 PM CT | 4:00 PM CT | 5:00 PM CT

West: 3:00 PM PT | 3:30 PM PT | 4:00 PM PT | 5:00 PM PT

Rocket League 2s Monday

East: 3:00 PM | 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM 

Central: 3:00 PM CT| 4:00 PM CT | 5:00 PM CT

West: 3:00 PM PT | 4:00 PM PT | 5:00 PM PT  

Chess Tuesday 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Minecraft Tuesday 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Splatoon™ 3 Tuesday 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Brawlhalla Wednesday 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe Wednesday 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 6:00 PM | 7:30 PM
Rocket League 3s Thursday

East: 3:00 PM | 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM 

Central: 3:00 PM CT | 4:00 PM CT | 5:00 PM CT

West: 3:00 PM PT | 4:00 PM PT | 5:00 PM PT

Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate Crew Thursday

East: 3:00 PM | 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM 

Central: 3:00 PM CT | 4:00 PM CT | 5:00 PM CT

West: 3:00 PM PT | 4:00 PM PT | 5:00 PM PT

Makeup Times

Week 7 of the regular season will allow schools to utilize more than one queue time–as an addition to their standard week 7 match–in order to make up any previously missed weeks. All queue times will remain consistent from preseason through week 7 of the regular season. 

Prizing

 

Bracket Prize # of prizes
1st Place Trophy & Medals TBD
2nd & 3rd Place Plaque & Medals TBD
Supplemental Bracket 1st Place Plaque  TBD

Prizes for any team-based game will include one extra medal to account for a substitute player. To request additional medals for substitutes, please contact our support team prior to filling out your prizing order confirmation.