Continuing the Summer of Sport, the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics opening ceremony takes place on August 5th and the closing ceremony closes out the event on August 21st. To mark the occasion here at GameBattles we have a number of events planned throughout the Olympics.
Ladder Double XP Events
GameBattles will be offering Double XP on the following Olympic Sports Games while the Summer Olympics take place:
Join the Olympic athletes in competing in the video game equivalents of these Olympic Sports. The top placed teams on each ladder will receive an Olympic Medal badge to reward your success!
|Top 10||Top 15|
Double XP will run 12:00 AM EDT 8/5 - 11:59 PM EDT 8/21
*FIFA Doubles & UT excluded from badges
The GameBattles Medal Predictor returns! An Olympic Profile Badge & 50 MLG Credits are on offer, Check out the options and cast your prediction in the GameBattles Medal Predictor Forum Thread.
Predictions close @ 11:59 PM EDT 8/5
Want to earn yourself a Rio Olympic Mascot Badge for your profile? The following badges are available for those who play the required number of ladder matches during the 2016 Summer Olympics!
25 Matches Played
|50 Matches Played|
Matches counted between 12:00 AM EDT 8/5 - 11:59 PM EDT 8/21
Site Wide Double XP
Here at GameBattles we are behind our US Olympic team 100%. To show our support and appreciation for our athletes we plan to run Site Wide Double XP based on the number of Gold Medals achieved by the team during the 2016 Summer Olympics.
0-9 = 1 day of Site Wide Double XP
10-24 = 2 days
25-39 = 3 days
40+ = 4 days
Double XP will apply to Team and MLG XP and begin at 12:00 AM 8/26, hopefully running until 11:59 PM 8/29.
Premium A La Carte Sale
GameBattles Premium Members will receive 40% Off Double XP Days, Username Changes & Overall/Arena Record Resets, August 27th starting at 12:00 AM EDT - 11:59 PM EDT. Premium Members also receive Free Double XP Day(s) for each month of their membership.