- Players Involved:
- (NA) Renjaru, AxiomSpeed
- (EU) Thefatherofall1, Joserayito2001, PBE_919
- Teams Involved:
- (NA) Cyclone
- (EU) Mv3 eSports
- Region: North America and Europe
- Subject: SMITE Console League — Account Sharing
- Date of Ruling: 5/17/19
North America: Cyclone (AxiomSpeed) violated the Terms of Service by logging into another player’s account (Renjaru) in a league match against Big Money eSports . Account sharing is prohibited and all league players are made aware of this when they agree to the Terms of Service, as well as agree to the league rules for the SMITE Console League.
Europe: Mv3 eSports (PBE_919) violated the Terms of Service by logging into another player’s account (Joserayito2001’s alternate account thefatherofall1) in a league match against OutCold Gaming. Account sharing is prohibited and all league players are made aware of this when they agree to the Terms of Service, as well as agree to the league rules for the SMITE Console League.
The League Operations team has concluded that the players in question have violated league rules during the online phase of the PS4 SMITE Console League. Because these players violated the game’s Terms of Service to gain an unfair advantage over another team, and also attempted to evade a ban given, the players will be banned indefinitely from all Skillshot tournaments.
The match wins earned by Mv3 eSports and Cyclone will be forfeited and given to their opponents, OutCold Gaming and Big Money eSports. Each team will also be fined $500.00 from their overall prize winnings.
a. Prohibited Conduct. Participant understands and agrees that all of the following conduct is strictly prohibited:
3.1 (b): (Iv.) Manipulation or exploitation of the Game, directly or indirectly, to obtain an unfair advantage over other Players or users of the Game, including, but not limited to, any of the following, using any injector, cheat, hack, third party software/hardware, or other instruments, tools, materials, or methods.
v. Sharing account(s) or using multiple accounts in the SCL;