Quick Rules

  • Until Finals: Best of 1
  • Finals: Bo3
List of Battlegrounds: Blackheart's Bay, Dragon Shire, Battlefield of Eternity, Cursed Hollow, Infernal Shrines, Sky Temple, Tomb of Spider Queen.
Map Draft: Maps will be determined by using the ESL "Mapvote System", found on the matchpage.
Mapvote System Tutorial
Heroes: Mirrors are not permitted within ESL tournaments. New Heroes will be banned from use in the tournaments for six (6) days from release date.
Picks & Bans: For this Cup Standard Mode (Lobby) has to be used.
Draft: The Draft will be done through in-game chat
Draft Mode: Ban 1-1, Pick 1-2-2, Ban 1-1, Pick 2-2-1
Drafting Tool: HeroesDraft.com

Note: HeroesDraft will be used for this event, this rule overrules any other draft tool rules.


Need more help? During the cup please join us at Discord on the #support channel or open a support ticket.


Is this your first cup? 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

Cup Discussion & Feedback: Forum
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