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OeSL Valorant Handbook

1.GAME RULES

1.1   GAME ACCOUNTS

1.1.1         You are not allowed to share or use another person’s game account. Your account is for your use, and your use alone.

1.2   TEAMS AND ROSTERS

1.2.1         Each team’s roster shall consist of at least 5 players with 1 optional substitute.

1.2.2         All matches are in 5v5 format., 1st team to 13 (if overtime,must win by 2 over normal score)

2.MATCH RULES

2.1   Before the Match:

2.1.1         OeSL reserves the right to join any match as an observer. If that is the case, team captains will be informed.

2.1.2       Team captains of each team will have to choose maps and sides as described:

  • BO1:

    • Team 1 bans a map from the map pool.

    • Team 2 bans a map from the map pool.

    • Team 1 picks a map from the remaining 2 maps.

    • Team 2 will pick a side (Attackers/Defenders) to start on.

  • BO3:

    • The team on the top – choosing the first map from the map pool.

    • The team on the bottom – choose their side they will start on 1st map

    • The team on the bottom – choosing the second map from the map pool.

    • The team on the top – choose their side they will start on the 2nd map.

    • The team on the bottom – choosing the third map from the map pool.

    • The team on the top – choose their side they will start on the 3rd map.

2.1.3         Each map from the map pool can be chosen only once. ( If the map is banned, then it cannot be chosen). 

2.1.4         After map selection team captains have to write that their team is ready in the lobby chat. The game should not start before that.

2.2   During the Match:

2.2.1         If one of the teams will not pick all the agents in the character selection screen and the game goes back to the lobby, the game has to be remade.

2.2.3         If any of the players are not connected to the game before the counter reaches 0, the team can call a remake and the game has to be remade.

2.2.4         If the game started on the wrong map, the game has to be remade.

2.2.5         If a player disconnects during the game, the game has to continue and will not be paused or remade.If a player disconnects within the 1st 30 seconds or 1st kill, full game reset

2.3   After the Match:  Once the match finishes, both team captains must post the match results in the OeSL discord channel. 

3.Playoff Format

  • Qualifying round: Double Elimination bo1 to semi-finals

  • Semi-finals round: double elimination bo3

  • Grand final: bo3

 4.GAMEPLAY SETTINGS

4.1 MAPS

  • Bind

  • Haven

  • Split

  • Ascent

4.2 SERVER SETUP

  • Mode: Standard

  • Options

    • Allow Cheats: Off

    • Tournament Mode: On

    • Overtime: Win by Two: On

5. CHEATING

5.1   It is forbidden to cheat, modify the game files, exploit bugs, and/or use any third-party application which would give an unfair advantage against other users.

5.2   All cheats are completely forbidden to use under any circumstance. Using any cheat will result in bans and disqualifications. This includes, but are not limited to:

5.2.1         ESP

5.2.2         Radar hacks

5.2.3         Wallhacks

5.2.4         Speed hacks

5.2.5         Aim hacks

5.2.6         Hitbox manipulation

5.2.7         Teleportation

5.2.8         The uSe of a bug(s) to gain an advantage

 

5.3   OeSL reserves the right to monitor any player, for any reason, during the tournament.

 

5.4  Anything that can be viewed as a bug or exploit will be reviewed by the admin team and judged on a case-by-case basis, examples of such can be:

  • Using cypher cameras on spots which allows you to see through the walls.

  • Sitting on the spots which are not supposed to be used by map design.

  • Trying to reach out of the map boundaries. (teleporting with the Omen outside the playable area of the map).

  • Activating Sova’s Drone the way that it spawns clipping through the wall.

  • Using Sova’s Arrow on the spots, where they cannot be destroyed and they can spot players (Example: Fixed billboard on Split).

  • Bugging yourself into the doors on the Ascent map, that you can see on both sides.

  • Spamming between Omen Phaser with ultimate to see through walls.

  • Opening doors on Bind from outside (Using Cypher’s camera from outside to open the doors).

6         BEHAVIOR AND SPORTSMANSHIP

6.1   Do not use any discriminatory language, including but not limited to any language regarding ethnicity, nationality, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation or personal beliefs.

6.2   Do not use any foul language (INCLUDING SCREEN NAME), including but not limited to profanity or language that is graphically sexual, grotesque, or violent.

6.3   Do not harass, stalk, or purposely do things to make someone else feel uncomfortable or threatened.