New Jersey-based fighting game outfit Quarterly Rapport bring us the 4th edition of the online mega-tournament series Quarantined Rapport this coming weekend from November 12th to 14th. As always the event is in benefit of Direct Relief in support of combating COVID-19. Read on for where to watch and how to participate.
Join 60+ game communities uniting to host a massive online tournament, with the goal of raising money for DIRECT RELIEF’s efforts against COVID-19. Leading up to Sunday night our streamers will feature a crowdfunding meter, which we’ll be charging up with donations.
How to watch
Each game is streamed by the respective community streamer representing the game, so you’ll need to find your preferred game stream. With over 60+ tournaments you are recommended to check the following resources:
- Read the Official event schedule displaying check-in, tournament time and stream channels.
- Follow the official Quarterly Rapport Twitch stream for a central hub of ongoing streams 24/7.
The official time zone for the event is Eastern Time (UTC -5) and streams will take place from Friday until Sunday. A wrap-up stream will happen on Sunday at 11 PM on the Quarterly Rapport channel.
Here’s a mirror of the schedule as of 11/5:
What to play
Registration is open for over 60 games being played online so you’re spoiled for choice if you participate in this event. Check the event information document for game rules and registration links.
Among the most prominent tournaments at QR4 are a Skullgirls Championship Circuit event with a $1000 pot bonus and Ludosity’s duo of Nickeolodeon All-Star Brawl and Slap City with money in the pot for both games.
Largest prizes at #QR4 so far:
Based on past events, we expect ~30% to be donated back to @directrelief by our winners in 3 wks!
— 𝚀𝚞𝚊𝚛𝚊𝚗𝚝𝚒𝚗𝚎𝚍 Rapport (@QtrlyRapport) October 19, 2021
The full lineup spans from Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike to oddballs like Mario Tennis. We highly recommend checking the full event list for your browsing convenience.
Benefiting Direct Relief
Quarantined Rapport is at its core a charity tournament and there are 3 avenues for players and spectators to donate to Direct Relief in support of combating COVID-19:
- Donate to the global charity meter: tiltify.com/+quarterlyrapport/quarantined-rapport-4
- Choose the optional ‘$5 Donation ticket’ when you register on Challonge
- Donate your winnings!
There is also a collection of raffle prizes being given away to anyone who donates $5 or more:
- Acceleration of Suguri 2
- Duck Game
- Jabslab controller by Prong
- Lethal League Blaze
- Maiden and Spell
- Petal Crash Online
- Punch Planet
- Rivals of Aether
- Slap City
For further information and status updates consider following the Quarterly Rapport Twitter account. Looking forward to a particular tournament? Want to shout out your own? Let us know in the Forums thread.