Game Rules and Format

FORTNITE 

FORTNITE RULES AND FORMAT 

NACL 

Open Format, Open Platform


Duos teams will battle it out to gain points in a series of six (6) Arena Duos matches.
Three (3) matches will be held on NA West Servers and the other three (3) matches will be held on NA East Servers.
Duos teams will be ranked on the Leaderboard based on the scoring system listed below. At the conclusion of six (6) matches, and subject to the terms and conditions herein the top ranked Duos teams will be awarded prizes based on their placement on the Leaderboard.

 

Scoring System

Victory Royale: 10 Points 2nd - 5th: 7 Points
6th - 10th: 5 Points
11th - 15th: 3 Points Each Elimination: 1 Point

 

Tiebreakers

Tiebreakers will be determined in the order presented here: (1) Total points scored;
(2) Total Victory Royales in the session;
(3) Average eliminations in the session;

(4) Average placement per match in the session; (5) A coin flip.

 

Gameplay

All 49 teams join the custom lobby provided by NACL.
Upon elimination, each individual player must send an admin on Discord a screenshot with finishing placement and elimination count.

 

Unfair play:

The following actions will be considered unfair play:

  1. The use of any cheat program and/or map hack program.

  2. An intentional disconnection without a proper and explicitly stated reason

  3. The use of any settings exceeding the standard and permitted settings

  4. Intentionally allowing an opponent to win a game.

  5. Unsportsmanlike or disruptive behavior such as inappropriate and/or unprofessional

    actions directed towards another player or NACL admin.

  6. The use of a game bug that is determined by NACL admins as being unfair.

Upon discovery of any player committing any violations regarded as unfair play, the offending player, at the sole discretion of the tournament director or a group of referees, may receive a warning, a forfeit loss, and/or disqualified from the tournament. During the course of the Event, the tournament director or group of referees may determine other actions to embody unfair play.

   

Proof:

  1. All proof submitted in your message needs to be from the match in question. If you submit proof from the wrong match/game or links to inappropriate material, you risk being penalized.

  2. When submitting proof, you must attach the URL to the email and/or Discord message and YouTube/Twitch videos cannot be set to private.

  3. For proof to be considered valid it must have the full scoreboard with gamertags. It must be large enough for staff to read it.

  4. NACL also has a zero tolerance for submitting fake or old proof. Anyone caught may lifetime ban from competing in NACL Events.

 

Reporting:

  1. Teams must report the match immediately after completion to a Discord admin.

  2. If you encounter any issues during the match, teams must message an NACL Discord

    Admin valid proof for their claim. For proof to be considered valid it must be clear, show the other teams gamertags along with the scoreboard, and must have proof of the accusation.

 

Prize Payout:

  1. Players must fill out any required tax forms/information in order to receive payment. The NACL is not responsible for this.

  2. Players please allow 4-6 weeks for payouts to be distributed individually to each player AFTER all required documentation is received.

  1. Rules are subject to change at any time. It is the responsibility of all the users participating in this event to know and understand the rules before signing up.

  2. All NACL accounts, teams, and roster spots are property of North American Collegiate League Inc. Any advertising of, or attempts to buy, sell, trade, or exchange any aforementioned item is strictly prohibited. Violators will be removed from all NACL online properties and all related accounts terminated. Furthermore, NACL reserves the right to deactivate, reset or temporarily suspend any account or team, without notice, that violates our Terms of Use.

  3. Users must utilize their own unique username when competing on NACL. When registering, the registration form must contain the correct and complete Name, Address, and Email of the player. If a false Name, Address, or Email was entered, the user voids the privilege to participate in the Event and receive any prizes.

  4. Users are prohibited from sharing NACL account information. This includes, but is not limited to, the following: usernames, passwords, gamertags, email accounts, etc. If

 

Rule Changes:

The Administrators reserve the right to modify the rules as needed. This includes changes due to software updates or releases, Event organizer decisions and all other changes deemed necessary to run a successful tournament. Players are responsible to check the rules on a regular basis and prior to the Event to ensure they are in complete compliance. Players must understand that rules listed are guidelines to ensure fair and competitive play and are subject to interpretation by the administrators based on the spirit of the game.

another person accesses your account, you may be disqualified from the Event you are

participating in as well as be prohibited in competing in future Events.

  1. If a user is found to be evading an active penalty, the original account that was banned

    will be disabled, regardless of the original offense. In addition, users found to be participating on a team with a user that is evading a ban will be subject to penalties including removal from NACL Events. We advise you to report the evading user immediately via email.

  2. NACL prohibits users from creating or managing more than one team in an event from the same household as well as competing against each other. Multiple people from the same household may compete in the NACL; however, only one username can be in a management/coordinator position on a team. All other usernames from the same household cannot be anything higher than member on any team on the same ladder.

  3. As to ensure fair competition, NACL reserves the right to amend all match-related rules listed herein on a case by case basis. Teams who manipulate these rules maliciously and/or at the expense of other members will be penalized.

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