Competitive Mode BETA Season 2 Released
Season 2 Introduces New Mode, System Changes, and Community Events
(May 3, 2018) Season 2 of BlackShot’s revolutionary new Competitive Mode BETA is live. Featuring several changes guided by community feedback collected in the first phase of the BETA, the highlights of Season 2 include:
Team Flag Match (TFM) is now available in Competitive matchmaking (replacing Domination).
Competitive Ranking Tiers have been subdivided into Divisions to better group opponents by relative skill levels.
The ELO.P Algorithm has been adjusted to provide rewards for players at lower Ranking Tiers, while still maintaining high-level skill difficulty.
The matchmaking Squad functionality now includes additional Invite and ‘Ready’ options.
The top Ranking Tier, ‘The Black’, has been reduced from 100 to 10 members.
These system changes are accompanied by several community events, offering various boosts and prizes for playing Competitive Mode and achieving certain milestones. The full details of the Competitive Mode BETA Season 2 update can be found through the following links:
BETA Season 2 Update Events:
BETA Season 2 System Changes:
BlackShot is a free-to-play FPS game for Windows operating systems. It is accessed through a regional game client (either Global or Southeast-Asia, depending on location) and requires an Internet connection to play.
About Vertigo Games:
Founded in 2006, Vertigo Games is a game development company specializing in deep and competitive online first-person shooter games. Vertigo Games’ first FPS title, BlackShot, is a military-concept, fast-paced, competitive FPS set in a dystopian capitalist future. Initially launched Korea in 2008, BlackShot is now enjoyed by players in Singapore, Malaysia and 42 European regions across two dedicated game clients.
About Papaya Play:
Founded in 2016, Papaya Play is the unified web launch portal of Vertigo Games America, Inc. Through Papaya Play, Vertigo Games provides quality service for users of its currently supported titles, BlackShot, Dekaron, La Tale, War Rock, and Uncharted Waters Online. The Papaya Play team is comprised of experienced publishers and talented individuals who strive daily to maintain a standard of excellence.