Quick Rules

Mapveto: Each match will begin with an initial battleground selection process. One team will be chosen at random to start the process (here labeled “Team A”), and will begin by banning one battleground. The other team (“Team B”) will then ban one battleground. Team A will then select a battleground from the remaining (unbanned) battlegrounds.

Group Stage Format: Bo3 Finals: Bo5

List of Battlegrounds:Blackheart's Bay, Braxis Holdout, Cursed Hollow, Dragon Shire, Haunted Mines, Infernal Shrines, Tomb of the Spider Queen, Towers of Doom and Warhead Junction.

Heroes: Players will be able to select from any heroes that are available to them on their Blizzard accounts and that have been commercially released in the region of play.

Picks & Bans: For this Cup, Standard Mode (Lobby) has to be used.

Draft: The Draft will be done with the in-game draft tool provided by Blizzard Entertainment.

Draft Mode: Double Ban System. Ban 1-1, Pick 1-2-2, Ban 1-1, Pick 2-2-1

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