Quick Rules

Registration requirements and limitations

  • Participating players need to be minimum of 18 years old
  • All participants within a team must have a Town Hall level 5
  • The tournament is free to enter for everyone all over the world
  • The tournament is limited to 512 teams on check-in
  • Sign-ups will be reviewed by the administration team before being accepted to prevent cases where teams try to overrule this requirement.
Tournament rules
  • Tournament Format: Single Elimination, Best of One
  • War invitations: The team on the left side of the match page shall host a game and send an invitation to a 5v5 Friendly War to the opposing team.
  • Attacks limit: Each player can only use one of his two attacks (Valid across all tournament phases)
  • Team lineup: Only those players are eligible to take part in the friendly war, who are part of the same ESL Play team
  • War Invitations:The team on the left side of the match page has the right to host the game and send an invitation to a 5v5 Friendly War to the opposing team
    • In case a team on the right side does not receive an invitation, they must initiate the invitation
    • In case the invitation is not being accepted, the team on the right side is obliged to fill a protest ticket
Preparation and War Time
  • Preperation time: 15 minutes
  • War time: 1 hour
  • If a team is not present and ready to start playing 15 minutes after the scheduled time, that team will be disqualified.
  • Each team is responsible for NOT being in any other War, while trying to initiate a Friendly War.
    • Failing to be challenged due to being active in a different war will result in a default loss.
  • That war restriction is applied to players individually, so make sure all of your players are available, else you won't be available for friendly war challenges.
War History
  • Each team is responsible for setting the War history to public, for the sole reason that the match can be closed automatically by the ESL system.
Reporting results
  • Once your match is over the results will be added automatically, result should be reported only in case of a tie.

Prize pool

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Looking for your opponents or need help? During the cup join ESL Clash of Clans on Discord or open a support ticket.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.


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.

About Supercell

supercell/pngSupercell is a mobile game developer based in Helsinki, Finland, with offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai. Since its launch in 2010, Supercell has brought five games to the global market – Brawl Stars, Clash Royale, Boom Beach, Clash of Clans and Hay Day. Supercell’s goal is to make the best games – games that are played by as many people as possible, enjoyed for years and remembered forever.