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Halo Championship Series

$50,000 and HCS Points at Stake at PopCon

The Halo Championship Series, the official Halo eSports league, is coming to Indianapolis! At HCS Indianapolis presented by PGL, talented Halo players from around North America will be competing for their share of $50,000 and coveted HCS League Points. Think you’ve got what it takes? Want to check out the action on Twitch? Learn more below.

How it Works

  1. Register your team to compete in the HCS at ESL here.
  2. Head here to learn more about season 2 of the Halo Championship Series, and head here to learn more about the HCS Indianapolis presented by PGL tournament.
  3. Purchase a team pass here. Note: All team passes come with 3-Day Indy Pop Con passes ($225 value) for you and your teammates!


Teams will be fighting for their share of $50,000 cash, as well as HCS Points. Following this event, the top 8 teams in the official HCS standings will be invited to the Season 2 Finals by ESL in Burbank, CA.

Watch from home

Interested in checking out the Halo tournament action, but can’t make it out to Indy PopCon? We’ve got you covered. Simply head to Twitch.tv/Halo from June 26-28 to watch the entire tournament live from Indianapolis.

The Halo Championship Series

The Halo Championship Series is the official Halo eSports league, designed to foster the best environment for competitive Halo. The HCS celebrates Halo’s rich competitive gaming legacy while building an all-new platform for the future of Halo eSports.

To learn more, head to HaloWaypoint.com.


Pro Gaming League (PGL) is the premier video game tournament destination giving millions of aspiring gamers from around the world an opportunity to compete, test their skills and socialize in an online community and live competitions for cash, points and prizes.

For more, head to Pro Gaming League.com.

Hotel Options for Players

Coming to the show doesn’t have to break the bank, as we have secured great rates for our competing gamers who wish to drive in to the show and stay in town with a focus on low cost and convenience.

Recommended Hotel:  The Courtyard Marriott offers the lowest price nightly rate with free parking for vehicles at $119 p/night.  Easy drive from the airport to the convention center, located only 10 minutes away.

Recommended Parking:  Gate Ten Events has provided PopCon with an exclusive $30 weekend parking rate for gamers who book their parking in advance.  The lot is in walking distance (3 blocks south) and shuttle service will be provided.  Contact Ray at 317.478.2322 or email gatetenevents@gmail.com and ask for the “PopCon Weekend Rate.”

Parking Info

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Courtyard Marriott Airport

Affordable and Conveniently Located
$119 p/night