June 22, 2016
The Highlander Open #2
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If you are confused or need help in regards to signing up, check out the guide written by kKaltUu!
Fun teams can enter as well. If you are currently in a normal Highlander team and want to create a team with you as the buddy, go ahead and make a Fun Team (ignore the 6v6 part)
Introducing The Highlander Open #2, an introduction for non-competitive players into the comp scene or for those wanting to get into league-style competitive TF2 in a simple manner sponsored by essentials.tf & whitelist.tf.
And what exactly is this, we hear you ask? Well check out our fantastic and visually pleasing Highlander Open Page! It contains all the basics about what exactly the Highlander format is, and essential (light) reading for all who want to get involved.
This tournament is meant for people who are new to competitive play, a competition to find the very best pub team essentially.
If you are a lone player wanting to get into a team or if you want to get more players for your own team, check out the Recruitment Section or the Recruitment thread. If you are a team looking to get a buddy, load up the forum and ask away.
Rosters may only have a maximum of 2 player with experience in Division 5/Open Playoffs or higher HL and 6v6. That person is your ‘buddy’ and can only play as a medic. For more info on this check the HLO #2 FAQ.
- Comprehensive competitive highlander guide written by kKaltUu and Wiethoofd. Russian version translated by irfx these might contain outdated information!
- Play some TF2Center or TF2Stadium lobbies and gain great insight and experience in highlander gameplay
- Find more out about Competitive TF2 as a whole at comp.tf
- Serveme.tf – For helping provide gameservers
- Essentials.tf & Whitelist.tf – Donating TF2 items for prizes
The tournament will kick off with a swiss Group Phase designed so that all teams involved will have the chance to play some exciting games. After the Group Phase from each group will engage in a straight knock-out cup as we progress on in our journey to discover, and reward, the very best Pub team in Europe.