Quick Rules

When the cup starts check “My Matches” and contact your opponent via Xbox Live to invite him to a custom lobby. Make sure all settings are correct and take screenshots of the results in case of a protest. Afterwards, enter the result into the respective interface. If there are any irregularities or the opponent enters the wrong result, please contact us via support with valid proofs. esl.gg/xb-support

  • Mode: 5on5 Domination
  • Time per round: 1 hour
  • Maps: Best of one with Mapveto (Bo1), Bo1 until Grand Final
  • Grand Final: Best of Three with Mapveto (Bo3)
  • Tickets: 67%
  • Scoring: The team with the higher amount of tickets after 2 rounds wins the match.
  • Official ESL Mappool:
    Siege of ShangaiParacel Storm
    Operation LockerDawnbreaker
    Lancang DamZavod 311
    Golmud Railway

How to pick/ban maps: Mapvote System Tutorial


Is this your first time? Here are the important steps:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up and check in
  • If check in is enabled, make sure to check in on time
  • Wait for your first match to show up on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm
  • Wait for your next match

Still need help? During the cup, use chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.