HCS Fort Worth Major 2023 Betting Tips: Odds & Insights

Posted on August 29, 2023

Slowly nearing the Halo World Championship, the HCS Fort Worth Major is the next stop for Halo betting. Featuring the best teams in the world, there’s a lot to consider as teams try to earn more HCS points – here are some Halo Fort Worth Major betting tips to consider!

Best HCS Fort Worth Major Betting Sites

HCS Fort Worth Major: Outright Odds

At the time of writing, HCS Fort Worth Major outright Halo betting odds are yet to be published by esports betting sites.

Typically offered by GG.Bet, a reliable esports betting site, outright odds are a simple betting market which rank the competition according to the odds set by esports bookmakers.

Once the odds are available we’ll share them accordingly.

If you fancy learning more about GG.Bet, be sure to read up thanks to our GG.Bet review.

Event Overview

SeriesHCS Open Series
VenueFort Worth Texas, USA
Start Date1st September
End Date3rd September

Format and Schedule

Truly, this event is a massive opportunity for teams to qualify for the Halo World Championship 2023, with the format testing teams to their limit against the Halo odds.

Once the top 4 Open Teams make it through the Open Bracket, they’ll join the 12 teams waiting in Pool Play as seeded: 

  • Top 6 SSG Global Invitational – Spacestation Gaming, Sentinels, FaZe Clan, OpTic Gaming, Quadrant, Native Gaming Red
  • NA HCS Points – Complexity Gaming, Cloud9
  • EU HCS Points – Natus Vincere, Impact Team
  • MX HCS Points – Alpha Esports
  • ANZ HCS Points – Mindfreak
  • Open Bracket – TBD x 4

Within Pool Play, the four groups of four teams compete through a BO5 round robin, where each team faces one another once in multiple esports betting opportunities.

Here’s how teams have been seeded into Groups:

  • A: Spacestation Gaming, Cloud9, Natus Vincere, TBD
  • B: Sentinels, Complexity Gaming, Impact Team, TBD
  • C: FaZe Clan, Native Gaming Red, Alpha Esports, TBD
  • D: OpTic Gaming, Quadrant, Mindfreak, TBD

From each Group, seeding into the Championship bracket works as follows:

  • 1st – advance to Championship Upper Bracket Round 2
  • 2-3rd – advance to Championship Upper Bracket Round 1
  • 4th – advance to Lower Bracket Round 1

Once in the Championship Bracket, a double elimination bracket featuring the 16 teams will award the top 9 teams a direct seed to the Halo World Championship as one of the best Halo tournaments.

Prize Pool

With prize, seeds and HCS points on the line – here’s the the prize pool works at HCS Fort Worth Major 2023:

PlacePrizeSeedHCS Points

HCS Fort Worth Major Predictions

HCS Global Invitational Salt Lake City

Ahead of these Split 2 Global Finals, predictions and esports odds are best made based on the most recent event – the HCS Global Invitational Salt Lake City hosted by Spacestation.

Here’s a look at how the participating teams ranked at the event earlier this month:

  1. Spacestation Gaming
  2. Sentinels
  3. FaZe Clan
  4. OpTic Gaming
  5. Native Gaming Red
  6. Quadrant

Spacestation may be the favourite, but this event truly isn’t about winning – it’s about making it to the Halo World Championship and competing for the $1,000,000 prie pool.

Image Credits: 343 Industries

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