12 teams compete for over $1 million in prizes in Halo World Championships this weekend

Arif Bacchus

Halo World Championship 2017

Twelve of the word’s top Halo Teams are set to square it off for glory and a million-dollar payout this weekend in California for the Halo World Championship 2017 finals, and you’re invited to watch. From March 24th to 26th, you can watch the action live in person at the ESL Campus in Burbank, CA, or you can tune in at 10:00 AM PT each day on Twitch, Beam, Bravo, and Facebook or Twitter to see the action in the comfort of your own home.

Teams from across the world are participating in the finals after battling it out over the past several months. Players from North America, Europe, Latin America, and Australia all are involved, and you can see the rosters below.

North America:

  • OpTic Gaming: Bradley “Frosty” Bergstrom, TJ “Lethul” Campbell, Mathew “Royal 2” Fiorante, Paul “SnakeBite” Duarte and Coach Chris “Royal 1” Fiorante
  • Team Liquid: Zane “Penguin” Hearon, Tim “Rayne” Tinkler, Braedon “Stellur” Boettcher, Kevin “Eco” Smith and Coach Kory “Symbolic” Arruda
  • Team EnVyUs: Austin “Mikwen” McCleary, Justin “iGotUrPistola” Deese, Eric “Snipedown” Wrona, Cuyler “Huke” Garland and Coach Marcus “Elumnite” Lovejoy
  • Str8 Rippin: Aaron “Ace” Elam, Bradley “aPG” Laws, Richie “Heinz” Heinz, Jonathan “Renegade” Willette and Coach Wes “Clutch” Price
  • Luminosity: Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Tommy “Saiyan” Wilson, Visal “eL Town” Mohanan, Cameron “Victory X” Thorlakson, and Coach Justin “Fearitself” Kats
  • Crowd Pleasers: Carlos “Cratos” Ayala, Brett “Naded” Leonard, Dan “Danoxide” Terlizzi, Cory “Str8 Sick” Sloss and Coach Nicholas “Showtime” Laskaras
  • Splyce: Jesse “Bubu dubu” Moeller, Ryan “Shooter” Sondhi, Michael “Falcated” Garcia, Anthony “Shotzzy” Cuevas-Castro and Coach Philip “Coach PhiL” Jones


  • FAB Games: James “Jimbo” Bradbrook, Brandon “Respectful” Stones, Perry “TuFoxy” Kenyon, Luciano “Mose” Calvanico and Coach Xavier “Xavi” Spiller-Cameron
  • Supremacy: Simon “SolaR” Racher, Romain “PuniShR” Leroy, Norwen “SLG” Le Galloudec, Sonny “Fragxr” Marchaland
  • London Conspiracy: Rob “SeptiQ” Singleton, Casey “Lunny” Lunn, Andrew “Ramirez” Corrigan, Kristopher “Qristola” O’Keefe and Coach Kyle “Turk” Wall

Latin America:

  • SoaR Gaming: Carlos “Bullet” Marlasca, Gilbert “Munoz” Munoz, Atzin “Atzo” Pulido, Irving “Drift” Ramirez

Australia/New Zealand:

  • Team Immunity: Aaron “Benno” Bennett, Matthew “Voltage” Barker, Daniel “Seduce” Franken, Teddy “Junior” Joe Jr.

Which team will you be cheering on? If you’re interested in attending in person, you can head to this website to purchase tickets for the Friday and Saturday portions of the event. You also can read up on the format of the competition, and learn more about the teams!