Quick Rules

  • Veto/Ban/Picks: The challenging team will set a challenge with their desired map, the opponent can accept or change the map. The left team will choose whether they start the Picks & Bans first.
  • List of Battlegrounds: Blackheart's Bay, Dragon Shire, Haunted Mines, Cursed Hollow, Garden of Terror, Sky Temple.
  • Heroes: All Heroes are allowed, mirrors are not permitted within ESL tournaments.
  • Picks & Bans: Draft is only used when each team has min. 14 different heroes in total, otherwise you use Blind Mode. The Draft will be done through the game lobby.
  • Draft Mode: Ban 1-1, Pick 1-2-2-2-2-1
  • Blind Mode: Picking order 1-2-2-2-2-1

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Is this your first time? You can find a detailed instruction here.

Otherwise here is a quick-step introduction:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up
  • Find a match using the match making methods listed on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm

Still need help? Please contact support

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.