New Blood. More Banter. New Rivalries.

16 players has never looked so good! We're kicking off 2021 with more players, more matches and more content. Each week these players will battle it out as they fight for their spot in the Playoffs. We'll be putting more emphasis on their journey, placing a spotlight on the new faces and exciting personalities that ANZ has to offer.


Open Qualifiers:  2x qualifiers will provide the Top 12 players a slot into the group stage.

Group Stage: A total of 16 players (4 Invited + 12 Qualified) will compete in two groups of 8 over 6 weeks. 

Playoffs: The top 8 players from Groups will compete for prize money, global pathways and to be crowned the ANZ Champ!





Season 1

May 1 - Jul 17

Season 2

AUG 21 - Dec 4


ANZ Champs is the premier esports tournament in which players of Australian & New Zealand compete against each other for fame, prize money and international opportunities into the ESL Pro Tour. 

Players wanting to compete in ANZ Champs SC2 must qualify through the open qualifiers that are run at the start of every season.

For more information on the qualifiers please visit our discord.

No. ANZ Champs is only open to residents residing in Australia & New Zealand.

Players that currently reside overseas will not be eligible to compete.

Yes. All players must be 16 years of age at the start of the competition.

We base our invited players on their current ESL Pro Tour points that they have accumulated from a variety of EPT events. More information on the ESL Pro Tour can be found here.