Halo 2 Anniversary Esports

Halo 2 Anniversary

Release Date:
Prize Money Awarded:
$468,705.05 From 20 Tournaments
Recorded Date Range:
2014-08-15 to

Halo 2: Anniversary is a remastered version of Halo 2 featuring HD resolution, extra content, and high-quality audio and graphics. It was released on November 11, 2014, as part of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection for the Xbox One. It replaces Halo 4 as the competitive Halo game, and is succeeded by Halo 5: Guardians.

343 Industries announced the "Halo Championship Series" on November 5, 2014. ESL and 343 Industries organizes the league, being the only place where the best Halo players are able to compete.

Top Players

 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Game)
1.United States LethulTony Campbell$46,125.00
2.United States RoyJustin Brown$44,875.00
3.United States SnipedownEric Wrona$43,750.00
4.United States LunchboxJason Brown$41,875.00
5.United States OGRE2Tom Ryan$21,337.50
6.Canada Royal 2Mathew Fiorante$21,337.50
7.United States SnakeBitePaul Duarte$21,337.50
8.United States HeinzRichie Heinz$17,437.50
9.United States CloudScott Holste Jr.$14,650.00
10.United States APGBradley Laws$14,250.00
11.United States MikwenAustin McCleary$11,875.00
12.United States ChigKyle Lawson$10,500.00
13.United States ManiacNick Kershner$10,000.00
14.United States RyaNoobRyan Geddes$9,850.00
15.United States FearItSelfJustin Kats$7,887.50
16.United States HysteriaJacob Reiser$7,887.50
17.United States Victory XCameron Thorlakson$7,637.50
18.United States PistolaJustin Deese$7,500.00
19.United States AceAaron Elam$5,762.50
20.United States NadedBrett Leonard$5,612.50
21.United Kingdom ChalkieJake White$5,468.33
22.United Kingdom RamirezAndrew Corrigan$5,468.33
23.United States ArkanumJacob Santos$5,000.00
24.United States FormaLMatthew Piper$5,000.00
25.United States FlameswordMichael Chaves$4,512.50

Online/LAN Breakdown

LocationPrize Money% of Total
Online Only$0.000.00%


» Halo 5: Guardians-$6,693,025.92
» Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare-$2,143,103.88
» Halo 2-$1,158,057.42
» Call of Duty: Ghosts-$1,125,480.20
» Call of Duty: Black Ops 2-$1,010,434.20
» Halo: Combat Evolved+$169,424.05

Top Countries

 Country NamePrize Money
1.United States United States$406,262.50
2.United Kingdom United Kingdom$31,698.22
3.Canada Canada$21,337.50
4.France France$1,513.96
5.Australia Australia$1,038.44
6.Ireland Ireland$189.50
7.Netherlands Netherlands$125.00
8.Norway Norway$125.00

Other Notable Players

The following players may not have necessarily competed in this game, but have contributed to the competitive scene in other ways.

United States GH057ayameEric HewittAnalyst
United States WalshyDavid WalshAnalyst, Commentator

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