HCS issues competitive ruling on Sentinels fraud allegation, suspends Royal2 until January
After heavy investigation, HCS officials established a competition judgment about the recent fraud allegations levied against the top organization Sentinels, as well as the star Halo Infinite Royal2 player.
On December 11, Inconceivable’s Snip3down explained the situation on his stream where Royal2 allegedly used geofiltering to block servers from giving you a ping on a specific number. He said many co-op teams are accusing Royal2 of coercing the Seattle server in every game, and that it was specifically set up to give him a better connection than any other player in the lobby.
The Halo The development team reviewed the server logs from all the matches Royal2 played Infinite as of November 15, 2021 and found some suspicious patterns in the matches. From his matches November 26 to December 3, all but one US server were missing from the server ping list. All Royal2 matches are forced to that one server, which causes unusually high pings for players in the affected matches.
“Our in-house development team has reproduced a well-publicized and documented tactic to proactively remove servers from the list of eligible servers,” the statement said. “In doing this, the resulting data signature matches the same data signature found in matches played by Royal2 where only the westus2 server is available.”
After extensive behind-the-scenes work, officials ruled that “the only explanation for the Royal2 telemetry data sample mentioned above is that there was direct modification of the files,” which This violates the official rules. As a result, the 25-year-old will be banned from HCS until January 28, 2022. Sentinels’ positions for the NA Open Series and NA Kickoff Qualifier have also been voided, with the removal of 3,660 4v4 HCS points for all members of Team Sentinels.
The Sentinels also need to give up their first place in the Pool Play for the Kickoff Major 2021 HCS in Raleigh. Although Royal2 is suspended, the rest of the roster can compete in the tournament’s Open Group Stage, but they will have until the roster lock-up on Monday, December 13, to complete the roster. their. However, the Sentinels’ SnakeBite star say on one line that the team may not attend the event if they must have a replacement.
https://dotesports.com/halo/news/hcs-issues-competitive-ruling-on-sentinels-cheating-accusations-suspends-royal2-until-january HCS issues competitive ruling on Sentinels fraud allegation, suspends Royal2 until January