Quick Rules

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  • Swiss-Cup
  • 4 Rounds, Bo3
  • no elimination

Swiss Tiebreaker
In the event of a tie between two teams' tiebreaker points:
  • If the teams have played each other before in the tournament the winner of the previous match between the teams in question will receive better placement.
  • If the teams have not played each other before in the tournament they will be ranked by their performance against the top ranked team using their Bo3 Standing (2:0>2:1>1:2>0:2).
  • By the number of goals scored against the top team.
  • S n a k e
  • Higher seed (lower number) hosts the first game. Hostright will move to the team which lost the previous match.
  • To enter and participate in the Tournament, you must be a legal resident and physically located in USA or Canada, and be thirteen (13) years of age or older.
  • Registration: Teams can guarantee their spot by signing up and checking in 30 minutes prior to event start.

If you have problems, or notice any issue, please contact the Admins IMMEDIATELY via Support Ticket.


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.