’21 Spring Split

Season 1 – DuelCircle Spring Split

Check this page back often for all things DuelCircle Competitive including standings, weekly game schedules, league news, highlights and more. This page is your one-stop shop for the Spring Split.

Due to continued inclement weather impacting electricity and internet usage across the state of Texas, broadcasts tonight and through this weekend may not occur/will be extremely limited. Regardless, all Week 2 games will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube on Tuesday at 6pm Eastern.

We will announce our permanent broadcast schedule for the Spring Split on Wednesday, February 24th. We apologize for the inconvenience. Week 1 VODs will get uploaded along with Week 2 VODs on Tuesday, February 23rd and will return to the normal upload schedule beginning Week 3 (Tues., March 2nd).


Regular Season Standings

Standings updated as of Saturday afternoon, February 27th

(Unplayed Games: Week 1 Sunday Game 4 – Kyle Mythwalker vs Mackenzie Moon + Week 3 Friday Game 1 – Emma Frogheart vs Mackenzie Moon)

# – Clinched 1st place seed, ^ – Clinched top 4 seed, * – Clinched playoffs, E – Eliminated from playoff contention, T – Tiebreaker game to be played


Regular Season Game Schedule

Games begin (approx.) in 45 minute intervals after the start of Game 1.

To see each week’s schedule, click the arrows on the slideshow or select a radio button.

Tiebreakers (if any) to be played immediately after Sunday, April 11th’s games. If 3 or more tiebreaker games are needed, games to be played on Tuesday, April 13th at 7:30pm Eastern. Playoff matchups to be posted immediately following the final game of the regular season.


Spring Split Playoff Prizes

The Spring Champion and Runner-up will automatically be guaranteed acceptance into 2021’s Fall Split league based tournament.

Members of the league automatically receive the following prizes for participating, in the event that they do not reach playoffs:

  • 5,000 Crowns
  • Mega Snack Pack
  • Viridian Scepter

Prize codes will be sent to the email address on file on the week of Monday, November 30th (Player of the Week 1,000 Crown Awards will be sent during the Regular Season).

If any redemption issues occur, send an email to community@wizard101.com with the problematic code and your KingsIsle account username ONLY. KingsIsle does not require you to provide your password to them. Codes are for the North American version of Wizard101.


Regular Season Player of the Week Awards

Returning this split is the Player of the Week Award for the Regular Season. Each week, players can earn a sweet 1,000 Crowns for standout performances during their 2 game stretch. Whether someone dominated or heavily improved and stepped up their game (literally), they’ll be in contention.

Player of the Week will be announced at the beginning of each Friday Night broadcast at 7:15pm Eastern during the regular season. Player of the Week Prize codes will be sent to the email address on file after each Friday’s games. Check back each week for winner announcements!

Note: Week 1’s Player of the Week award will be delayed until the other 2 games from Valentine’s get finished.


League Format

10 Players will face eachother twice in a 9 week double round robin format. Players play 2 matches weekly Friday-Sunday (1 match per day, 1 guaranteed off day each week). Games begin on Friday Nights at 7:30pm Eastern and Weekends at 3pm Eastern with a 45 minute time limit.

The 1st Round Robin will be held from Friday, February 12th through Saturday, March 13th (Game 3). The 2nd Round Robin will be held from Saturday, March 13th (Game 4) through Sunday, April 11th.

Rulebook

The comprehensive rulebook has information regarding gameplay rules, league structure, eligibility, tiebreaker scenarios, match processes, playoff format, conduct, and other ancillary items. The 2021 Spring Official Rulebook may be referenced at any time, here.


Playoff Bracket

The top 6 players move onto the playoffs based on regular season standings. The top 4 players will compete in a double elimination format (Upper Bracket) while the 5th/6th seed compete in a single elimination format (Lower Bracket).

Playoff Matches are played in a Best-of-Three series. In between games, players have 15 minutes to reset and prepare for the following game. Similar to the Regular Season, games will also have a 45 minute time limit.

The 1st place seed will be able to choose between the 3rd/4th place seed as their Round 1 opponent in match A1. For more information, reference Section 5 of the DuelCircle Rulebook.

The Playoffs will be held from Saturday, April 17th through Sunday, May 2nd.

Round 1 Upper Bracket:

  • Match A2: Saturday, April 17th, 3pm Eastern
  • Match A1: Sunday, April 18th, 3pm Eastern

Round 1 Lower Bracket:

  • Match X2: Tuesday, April 20th, 7:30pm Eastern
  • Match X1: Wednesday, April 21st, 7:30pm Eastern

Round 2:

  • Match Y1 (Lower Bracket): Saturday, April 24th, 3pm Eastern
  • Match B1 (Upper Bracket): Sunday, April 25th, 3pm Eastern

Round 3 Semifinals/Finals:

  • Match Z1: Saturday, May 1st, 3pm Eastern
  • Match C1 Finals: Sunday, May 2nd, 3pm Eastern

League News and Updates

  • The Spring 2021 Broadcast lineup will be announced on Wednesday, February 10th at 5pm Eastern
  • Match VODs will be uploaded to the DuelCircle YouTube weekly on Tuesday’s, beginning February 16th at 6pm Eastern
  • Beyond The Spiral Podcast returns weekly on Wednesday’s, beginning February 10th at 6pm Eastern