Compete for your Country!

$25,000 in prizes + $25,000 for charity

play Games &
win medals

  • Compete in 12 unique games ranging from racing to dueling

  • Compare your scores on global leaderboards

  • Earn medals to unlock exclusive cosmetics

  • Top five players for each country wins a share of $25,000 in prizes

Live events &
special guests!

  • In-world Opening Ceremonies

  • Daily exhibition matches with top gaming personalities

  • Challenge real-world college athletes

  • Tune in to CoreLive everyday at 11:00 AM PDT for live coverage on Twitch

WIN Event CHARACTERS
AND CASH PRIZES

  • Earn medals to unlock exclusive cosmetics

  • Top five players for each country win a share of $25,000 in prizes

  • All participants get a special profile picture

Winner

THE GAMES FOR THE MULTIVERSE

Super Summer Run

By CardinalZebra

Race through a summer-themed obstacle course with spectacular scenery, chill vibes, and plentiful collectibles.

katanadash

By obazu

Experience the thrill of one-on-one combat in this blade-wielding fighting game inspired by old samurai films.

kooky karts

By CommanderFoo, NyaAlchemi,
MadEye, & SusWitch

Race around the track while dodging cute but hazardous obstacles and fellow racers fighting to claim 1st place.

Summer Games: javelin

By Zulu

Grab your javelin and hurl that thing as far as you can see.

gunball

By L12ard_k1ng

Use your gravity gun to score a ball in the opposing team's goal. Just watch out for the ball, it kills anyone it touches.

hydro blast

By Lockheart

Rip through waves while dodging torpedoes in this 1v1 jet ski deathmatch.

rush island racing

By LaKwaai

Race through three gorgeous tropical stages, filled with neon canals and buoys. Be the fastest boat to claim 1st place.

1v1 me

By DocBdesign

Face off in 1v1 sniper arenas, in a pure test of skill between two players. Last one standing is crowned the winner.

predators paintball arena

By Morituri_SK

Battle your friends on the field in this realistic paintball shooter with two different game modes.

Hop 'til I make you drop

By BuckMonster

Jump as far as you can, as fast as you can, for as long as you can. Winner is who can get the most coins before going splat.

BalloOn Royale

By Team META

Grab your balloon, protect your balloon, and most importantly, shoot everyone else’s balloon with impunity.

berry ball

By Team META

Collect as many berries as you can, bringing them back to your base.

Opening Ceremony

Watch the fireworks as we light the torch followed by live playthroughs of the games!

Miss the livestream? You can relive the excitement with our recording below.

International Float parade

Featuring floats made by the Core Creator community

daily exhibition matches with fan favorites!

Watch esports-quality live streams featuring some of gaming’s most recognizable faces such as Greg Miller and the Kinda Funny crew; Max Scoville and Stella Chung from IGN; and former Funhaus front-men Bruce Greene and Lawrence Sonntag. Each day features a different group of personalities as they practice for the Grand Finals, where they'll battle it out for Champion of the Multiverse.

blessing

Greg Miller

Max Scoville

Stella Chung

snow bike mike

Tasha

Brian Altano

dreamhack beyond collaboration

Welcome, Dreamhack community! We’ve teamed with Dreamhack to bring Multiverse Games to their Dreamhack Beyond event, including simulbroadcasts of the Opening Ceremonies and select influencer exhibition matches. Dreamhack streamers will also have the opportunity to compete in an invite-only $25K match for charity.

Streamer Tournament for Charity

Dreamhack streamers will have the opportunity to compete in an invite-only tournament for charity. Each winning game earns $5,000 for the winner’s designated charitable organization, for a total of up to $25,000. Tune in to Core Live on Wednesday, Jul 28 for more!

the grand finals live

Join us and WWE Superstar Xavier Woods at 11:00 AM PT on CoreLive as we conclude the Multiverse Games.

On the last day of the event, ALL of the hosts featured during the week will return for a final battle. They’ll have to deal with Core’s upcoming feature that puts streamers versus players: Project God Mode.

prizes and awards

Cash prizes

The top 5 players with the most trophies for each country will qualify for cash prizes! 22 countries will be represented, for a total of 110 potential winners.

  • 1st: $400

  • 2nd: $300

  • 3rd: $200

  • 4th: $150

  • 5th: $100

Event exclusive cosmetics

All event participants can receive event exclusive skins by reaching the medal scores below:

  • 10/48 medal score: Bronze Medal Track suit

  • 20/48 medal score: Silver Medal Track suit

  • 26/48 medal score: Gold Medal Track suit

  • 32/48 medal score: Platinum Medal Track suit

Get your tracksuit

Log in on Tuesday, Jul 27 when Core drops new Multiverse Games content and features. For a limited time, everyone can get the base Track Suit character through Core's new reward system! Visit the welcome kiosk in Core World to find it.

This Core Contest is subject to Core Contests Official Rules

About core

Core is an endless universe of games to play and worlds to explore designed by a global community of creators.

Whether you’re interested in playing unexpected takes on your favorite genres, exploring worlds with friends, or unleashing your own game ideas, Core is your portal to the multiverse.

Core is free and available for download at CoreGames.com. Free to enter and to play!

FAQ / Details

What Countries can I choose from?

The list of countries available for players to represent includes:
Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, & United States.

What if I don't see my country?

Unfortunately we can't include every country in this event. However we do have two other "countries" you can choose from: Core Nation & Dreamhack Nation. Anyone is welcome to help represent them!

Can I represent multiple countries? ( single account )

No, players can only represent a single country. Your selection of Country representation is permanent once made.

Can I represent multiple countries? ( multiple accounts )

No, using multiple accounts in any tournament is considered cheating. Players caught using multiple accounts to get multiple prizes will be disqualified and banned from all future tournaments.

How are winners paid?

We use Tipalti to pay winners in their local currency. Winners will be contacted via email with the details. Please open a support ticket if you have questions regarding payment.

What if I'm under 18?

Ask your parent or guardian to submit their information on your behalf. They will receive the prize and then can pass it on to you at their discretion.

Where can I see the official rules?

Contest Period
Begins: July 25, 2021 @ 6:00 AM PT
Ends: August 5, 2021 @ 11:59 AM PT

How to Enter
Enter Core Plaza and choose your country allegiance (“Faction”). Your Faction cannot be changed during the Contest Period. Play any of the following twelve (12) Core Games: Super Summer Run, Katanadash, 1v1 Me, Summer Games: Javelin, Hop ‘Til I Make You Drop, Balloon Royale, Rush Island Racing, Kooky Karts, Predators Paintball Arena, Gunball, Hydro Blast, or Berry Ball (each, a “Game”) during the Contest Period to score trophies/points. The highest five scores (shown via a leaderboard) for each of the 22 factions, as determined by the obtaining of trophies during play of each of the 12 games, at the end of the Contest Period, will be eligible for prizing. Tiebreakers will be determined by the user who first obtained the score.

Prizes
Prizes for each place, for each faction, are as follows:

1st Place: US$400.00
2nd Place: US$300.00
3rd Place: US$200.00
4th Place: US$150.00
5th Place: US$100.00

Prizes will be paid through Tipalti. Winners must create or have a Tipalti account to collect their prize. For more details on Tipalti and potential tax implications, please see our Help Center article.

Additionally, a tracksuit Core Character will be awarded to those who reach certain score thresholds by the Contest Period, independent of faction. The specific thresholds, and accompanying variants, are as follows:

10/48 medal score = Bronze
20/48 medal score = Silver
26/48 medal score = Gold
32/48 medal score = Platinum

Prizes will be paid through Tipalti. Winners must create or have a Tipalti account to collect their prize. For more details on Tipalti and potential tax implications, please see our Help Center article.

This Core Contest is subject to Core Contests Official Rules

Where can I find the official rules for the charity matches?

Contest Period
Begins: July 28 2021 @ 10:30 AM PT
Ends: July 28, 2021 @ 12:00 PM PT

How To Enter
Fill out this form and confirm you can be available during the competition time.

If selected, you'll be one of up to ten (10) influencers competing in the match. We'll provide the game links and a Discord channel for coordination. Streamers are encouraged to stream to their audiences during the exhibition. The stream occurring on twitch.tv/corelive will show the commentators and broadcast views of the event.

Streamers will be divided into 2-4 teams (depending on the number of applicants). Each team will represent a recognized charitable organization that has agreed to participate. Each team will participate in up to five (5) matches, each in a different game. Should a game require multiple matches to determine a winner, such as a round robin elimination, then the last team to survive elimination will be the winner.

Prizes
For the winning team of each of the five (5) matches, Manticore will donate Five Thousand Dollars (US$5,000) to their recognized charitable organization. Total Value of all Charitable Donations: US$25,000.

This Core Contest is subject to Core Contests Official Rules

What if I have more questions?

The best way to get help is through the dedicated Discord contest channels; alternately email us at events@manticoregames.com and we'll do what we can for you.

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