Do you have what it takes to be Pro? – Prove it! We’ve teamed up with the New York Subliners to bring you closer to the action with multiple seasons of high-stakes Call of Duty tournaments for 2021. Squad up and let’s get this party started.
Join us for NYSL Power Players and compete to be featured as a rising star in the ASTRO Family. We’ll be scouting for up and coming talent to highlight their achievements and join our upcoming scrims. Along with cash and product prizing, our Power Players winners will receive an official tryout to join the NYSL Academy roster. Time to gas up, bring the heat and show us what you’re made of!
INTRODUCING NYSL POWER PLAYERS $25K PROVING GROUNDS
NYSL Power Players is our latest tournament series to feature cash prizes, headset rewards, and exciting opportunities for up and coming Call of Duty players. It all starts this week when the first Proving Grounds ladder opens.
$25,000+ in cash and prizes is your team’s to claim. Over the course of the next five months, we’ll be hosting a series of Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Ladder tournaments with Beyond Entertainment and the New York Subliners. Each Proving Grounds season will span two months, with their own sets of prizing that culminates with the Top 8 teams from each ladder in a broadcasted playoffs. After Season 2, the top two teams from both seasons will face off in the Grand Finals broadcast ahead of the NYSL CDL Home Series.
Full Proving Grounds Prizes:
- $14,000 in Cash Prizes
- $10,000 in ASTRO x NYSL Product Prizes
- Invitation, Flight, & Hotel to CDL Champs * (Pending CDL Finals Schedule)
- Scrims and tryouts with NYSL Academy
- Weekly & Monthly ASTRO Headset Prizes
- & more!
The best part? All NYSL Power Players events are 100% free to enter, and Proving Grounds is just the beginning.
PROVING GROUNDS SEASON 1
The first installment of NYSL Power Players is now open for registration! Welcome to Season 1 of Proving Grounds, a two-month ladder competition on PlayBeyond.com, open to all Call of Duty teams in North America.
Register your team. Play matches on your schedule. Climb the ranks and win prizes.
- Cold War 4v4 (CDL Ruleset)
- Season 1: March 3rd – April 30th
- $5,000 Cash Prize Pool + ASTRO Headset Prizes
- Free to Enter / Open to North America
- Open Ladder Play + Season Playoffs
- Top 8 Teams Qualify for Playoffs
How to Play:
- Create a free Play Beyond account
- Create a team, join the Ladder
- Read the site FAQ
- Ask questions in Discord server
WIN ASTRO HEADSET PRIZES
It’s not just cold cash on the line. All players who throw down in NYSL Power Players will also have the chance to secure ASTRO headsets on their path to the playoffs.
All players from Top 8 teams will receive headset rewards depending on their placement at the end of the Ladder season.
In addition, any players who complete matches on the Ladder will also earn points on the ASTRO Leaderboard, where the most active players can snag additional prizes every week, just by grinding matches throughout the season.
Top 8 Ladder Prizes
- 1st) ASTRO A40 + MixAmp TR
- 2nd) ASTRO A40 TR Headsets
- 3rd/4th) ASTRO A10 Headsets
- 5th-8th) ASTRO A03 In-Ear Monitors
- Weekly: CDL A40 Headsets
- Monthly: A50 Wireless Headsets
PLAY WITH NYSL
But wait… there’s more! Proving Grounds is more than just a name, because this tournament series will also be helping NYSL find the best upcoming talent in the Call of Duty League Challengers scene. We’ll be inviting the best four teams from two seasons of Proving Grounds to compete in a Grand Final playoff event, broadcasted alongside the NYSL Home Series this summer.
Top teams from ladder seasons and playoffs will also win chances to play scrims with NYSL, and our Grand Champions will have the opportunity to try out for the official NYSL Academy team.
“Coaches across the league keep a close eye for up-and-comers in community tournaments, and NYSL Power Players is a perfect place to get picked up for a challengers team” – John “Revan” Boble, NYSL Head Coach
Are you ready to lock in and start competing? We hope to see you and your squad in the first season of the NYSL Power Players Proving Grounds!
SIGN UP NOW!
Be sure to follow ASTRO Esports, Beyond, and the NYSL on social media for all of the latest updates and announcements in the NYSL Power Players series.