On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016, following a 3-0 victory against longtime rivals, District 69, Burrito Paladins locked in their position as the first team heading into Hi-Rez Expo’s $150,000 Paladins Invitational in Atlanta. Eight of the world’s best Paladins teams will travel from Europe, America, LATAM/Brazil, OCE, and China to compete in Hi-Rez’s first ever HRX Invitational, and for a prize pool of $150,000. More information on Hi-Rez Expo can be found on their website; www.hirezexpo.com
Burrito Paladins’ victory was very dominate with map scores of 4-0 on Frog Isle, 4-0 on Serpent Beach, and closing out with a close 4-3 on Timber Mill. Map 2 being a one-sided victory with a kill score of 45-9 for Burrito. This victory also pushed their record to a solid 4-0 with 12 points, and the only undefeated team in the Champion’s Circuit. With two matches left, one each against Kings of the North and Team Viral, whom they have previously defeated 3-0, Burrito Paladins are sure to end the season 6-0. The rest of the table and matches can be found on our website.
We hope you all continue to cheer for Burrito.Paladins as they continue preparing for Hi-Rez Expo at the beginning of 2017. It’s a long journey ahead and we’re thankful for everyone that has joined along the ride!