The NHL 18 Snider Hockey Cup, Sponsored by Xbox is a free to enter 1v1 NHL 18 tournament, playable on Xbox One and PS4. All players must be at least 14 years of age and residents of Canada or the continental United States (excluding Arizona, Maryland, Tennessee, and New Jersey).
Due to the dangerous storms forecast to hit the Philadelphia area Tuesday (Mar 6th) and Wednesday (Mar 7th), the NHL 18 Snider Hockey Cup is being postponed until Friday Mar 23rd. We are working on revising all logistics for the new date and once finalized will be posted at https://worldgaming.com/events/NHL18-SNIDER/.
We apologize to anyone planning on attending our event who is affected by the impending weather issues.
Congratulations to our top 4 who will be competing for the grand prize on March, 23rd!
There are two ways to qualify for the Online Playoffs:
There will be 16-player NHL 18 qualifier brackets on:
The top two players of every 16-player bracket will advance to the Online Playoffs.
There will also be an NHL 18 qualifier leaderboard for each of Xbox One and PS4 running from Wednesday, January 10 to Saturday, February 10.
The top four players from each leaderboard will advance to the Online Playoffs. Each leaderboard will also have separate cash prizing.
Day 1 – Saturday, February 17th @ 3pm EDT, for both Xbox One and PS4:
Day 2 – Sunday, February 18th @ 3pm EDT, for both Xbox One and PS4:
The top two players for each of Xbox One and PS4 will receive travel to and accommodation in Philadelphia, PA for the Live Finals.
The Live Finals for both Xbox One and PS4 will take place on Wednesday, March 7th at XFINITY Live! Philadelphia.
For both Xbox One and PS4:
Get all the answers you need from this quick tournament walkthrough: