King of the North VI

1st - 2nd December 2018

MediaCityUK, Salford


Where is the live event?

University of Salford MediaCityUK Campus: B4, Orange Tower, Salford Quays, Salford M50 2HE

I’m not a university student, can I still attend and compete in the KotN Showdown?

Unfortunately, you will not be able to compete in the KotN Showdown as this is exclusive to university students. However you are welcome to attend the event and enter any of the tournaments running on the day!

Are we allowed to have subs in case one of our players drops out before the live finals?

2 subs are allowed, but a minimum of 5 of the players on the roster that qualified for League of Legends or 6 of the players for Overwatch must attend the live event.

Can there be multiple teams from one university?

Yes, as many teams as you like can be entered form each university.

Would you allow a team made up of people from different universities to enter, if most of us are from the same university?

All members of your team must be from the same university, sorry.

Can postgrads represent their university in the tournaments?

Anyone with a valid university email ( who is currently a student at their university can enter the tournament.

When do qualifier signups close?

Signups close the Friday before each qualifier at 10pm (Fri 26th & Fri 2nd). This is for both games.

Do finalists have to bring their own PCs or will you provide them?

Top of the range gaming PCs will be provided by the University of Salford but you will have to bring your own peripherals.