Last week in Raleigh was held the first official tournament of Halo Infinite, the Halo Championship Series 2021: Kickoff Major. The competition saw 64 teams fight, from qualifying to final, to obtain the first export title of the new chapter of the saga of Master Chief: the Cloud9 triumphed.
The US organization, with a team of StelluR, Penguin, Eco, Renegade and Hoaxer, has won the trophy and the prize of as many as 140,000 Dollars without even being defeated a single time, beating every In fact, the Cloud9 lost only in 6 maps, but without recording a real defeat in the matches held at the best of 5 or at the best of 7.
The group phase saw the Cloud9 fight Spacestation Gaming, XSET and Acond, earning 3 clean wins and then landing at the second round of the Playoffs. The team defeated 3-0 Team WAR, 3-1 Quadrant (the first team to be promoted by Lando Norris) in the quarterfinals, 3-2 OpTic Gaming in the semifinals and twice the eUnited team
An incredible ride and an absolute dominion for the Cloud9, therefore, that are confirmed the best team in the world of Halo Infinite. As the first competition of the title signed 343 Industries, however, is not to be excluded a future success of other rivals.
By the way, think that the Halo Championship Series have been used dev-kit Xbox Series X due to the shortage of stocks of the Microsoft home console.