Quick Rules

Mapvote: A team will be selected randomly by the system to start with the mapveto. The opponent team (which did the second map veto) will start with the First Ban in Hero Draft

Format: Bo3 upper bracket, Bo1 lower bracket
Battlegroundveto/Ban/Picks: Check rules
List of Battlegrounds: Battlefield of Eternity, Blackheart's Bay, Cursed Hollow, Dragon Shire, Garden of Terror, Infernal Shrines, Sky temple, Tomb of the Spider Queen & Towers of Doom
Heroes: Li-Ming is not allowed(note the Greymane Perfect Aim talent bug). All Heroes are allowed, unless they are newly released where they will not be available to play for 2 weeks, mirrors are not permitted within ESL tournaments.
Picks & Bans: For this Cup Standard Mode (Lobby) has to be used
Draft: The Draft will be done through the Draft Tool from Heroes Draft
Draft Mode: Double Ban System. Ban 1-1, Pick 1-2-2, Ban 1-1, Pick 2-2-1

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Help

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

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