Quick Rules

  • Format:
    • Single Elimination
    • Best of Five
  • Maps:Map pool will be decided using OWDraft.com Higher seed is the starting team do the draft. Maps will be banned until 5 remain(higher seed get 4 map bans, lower seed gets 3 map bans). An Admin must have the observer link to start the matches.
Hero selection limit: 1 per team
  • All heroes are currently allowed
Disable kill cam: OnHigh bandwidth: OnRule set: Comp

General Rules:

  • In case of a tie on Assault or Hybrid a preset Best of Three Control map is to be played. The winner of the Control map will win the tied map.
    Please note: Control maps picked in from the map pool are to be played as a Best of Five
  • Recordings and/or screenshots from each round are required.


One Invited team, One Go4 Team and the King of the Hill, will compete in a best of 5 single elimination tournament for $1,000. The winner is crowned the King and will return the following week to defend their crown.


discordicon2.pngLooking for your opponents or need help? During the cup join ESL Overwatch on Discord, use the ESL Play App to chat with your opponent or open a support ticket.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest

ESL Play App


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 or for match related issues, please open a protest.