Tournament Results:

GZGC18 Madden NFL 19 Winners

Nick Miller, Andrew Bratton, Wyatt Brands & Czar Woods, winners of the 2018 GigaZone Gaming Championship Madden NFL 19 Tournament.

Place Winner Prize
First Nick Miller, Austin LG G Pad 7.0
Second Andrew Bratton, Chicago $100 American Express gift card
Third Wyatt Brands, Bemidji $50 American Express gift card
Fourth Czar Woods, Bemidji $25 Amazon gift card

Registration rules and times:

  • Registration opens at 10:00 AM on October 20th.
  • Limited to the first 32 registered participants.
  • Registration is FREE
  • Play starts at Noon
  • Single Elimination

General Guidelines:

  • Must use gaming equipment provided by the tournament (i.e. cannot use your own hardware e.g. Xbox, controller, game ext…)
  • You may use any of the 32 NFL teams from Madden 2019. (No All-Star teams, historic teams, created teams, etc.)
  • You may change which of the 32 NFL teams you select between rounds.
  • Seeding and matchups for the tournament will be done by random draw.
  • Home and away will be decided with a coin flip
  • In the event that a game ends with the score tied (past overtime), the game will be restarted with the same game situation (including field position and possession if possible), and the first team to score will win.
  • In the event of a power loss or system freeze, the game will be restarted with “situational setup” to exactly match the score, settings, quarter, time, and possession and play will resume.
  • The Supervisor reserves the right to make changes to the tournament format at any time.
  • Play will be on an Xbox One S

Game Settings:

Difficulty All-Madden
AI Settings Default
Game Clock 5 min quarters
Play Clock 40 seconds
Weather Clear
Injuries 0
Fatigue 50
Accelerated Clock Off
Camera Setting Standard
Game Speed Normal
The championship will be held in “Super Bowl”
Substitutions can ONLY be made: Before the kickoff, at halftime or if a timeout is called
Onside Kicks are permitted ONLY: When the kickoff team is down by 21+ or when the kicking team is losing in the 4th Quarter.
In a situation where a FG is going to be attempted and the clock is running down, the defense CANNOT jump offside in an effort to make the clock run out
Excessive intentional penalties will result in disqualification
The Supervisor reserves the right to make changes to the tournament settings at any time.


Place Prize
First Place LG G Pad 7.0
Second Place $100 American Express Gift Card
Third Place $50 American Express Gift Card
Fourth Place $25 Amazon Gift Card