Quick Rules

Win conditions:
  • One team reaches 100 CS
  • First blood for 1on1, 2 kills for 2on2
  • First turret gets destroyed
If any player/team manages to reach any of these conditions, the match is over, players should take a screenshot, leave the game and confirm the scores.
  • Mode: Blind pick, Best of Three
  • Each team should write three champions into the lobby chat, these will be your bans. Don't pick any of the banned champions!
  • Higher seed chooses side
  • Please play all matches with the provided Tournament Code.


Every winner of each Staffcup will win a prize. They are allowed to pick something from the Exclusive ESL Items at the ESL Shop.
In addition to that we will have a raffle with all participants. The lucky one will win a mousepad.

To claim your price please write a supportticket to Staffcups (Global). If you want to get more information about the prizes visit the Staffcups Portal.

To promote fairness to volunteers - all paid staff or contractors from ESL wont get the ESL Shop prize when they win a Staffcup as they get paid for their work.


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.