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True North Esports Chess Rules

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GenE Cory
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1. Anti-Cheat

No additional anti-cheat is required for official matches.


2. Match Procedure

HSEL Supported Platforms

  • PC

2.1. Series Lengths

Matches are played as a best of 3 series during the Regular Season and a best of 5 series during the Playoffs and Finals.

2.2. Game Lobby

Matches will be played on, the home player will create the lobby and share the invite link with the away player.

  • Played on
  • Setting: Custom Game

  • Time: 10 min Standard

  • Game Type: Standard

2.3 Draw Game

If the match ends in a draw, a new match must me played until a winner is decided. Draw games will not count towards the matches of the best of series.



If a player were to disconnect from the match at any time they will be issued a forfeit for that round. If a player is unable to play all the required rounds for whatever reason, they will forfeit the remaining rounds.



Matches are played as 1 versus 1, meaning that only one player may participate in the match for either side. No player substitutions may be made at any point during the match.

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