Quick Rules

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  • Double elimination bracket
  • Matches: Best of 3
  • Upper bracket final and Lower bracket final: Best of 5 (Because these matches are for the qualification)
  • The Grand Final (Single Best of 3 match) must be played to decide the seeding for Final.
  • Skull N' Guns / Absolute Zero / The Factory / Canyon Chase / Organic Belt / Dark Ice
  • The new map (Orbital Mine) and the new character (Squid) are forbidden to use during the qualifier.

Before each round the teams must do the mapveto on using the ESL Play platform to decide which map is being played.

Mapvote for Best of 3

Team A is banning Skull N' Guns
Team B is banning Absolute Zero
Team A is banning The Factory
1st map picked by Team B: Canyon Chase
2nd map picked by Team A: Organic Belt
3rd / remaining map: Dark Ice

Mapvote for Best of 5

Team A is banning Skull N' Guns
1st map picked by Team B: Absolute Zero
2nd map picked by Team A: The Factory
3rd map picked by Team B: Canyon Chase
4th map picked by Team A: Organic Belt
5th / remaining map: Dark Ice

Based on the match details page, the team on the left side can start the mapveto.

On the match details page the team on the left side has to host the first match. Hostright will move to the team which lost the previous match.

To enter and participate in the Tournament, all players in the starting lineup must be a legal resident and physically located in US or Canada.
All participants must be at least thirteen (13) years old.

If you have problems, or notice any issue, please contact the Admins IMMEDIATELY via Support Ticket.


Place Prizes
medal_gold_3.png 1. $860
medal_silver_3.png 2. $600
medal_bronze_3.png 3. $400
medal_grey.png 4. $300
medal_grey.png 5-6. $200
medal_grey.png 7-8. $100
This is the distribution for a Double elimination bracket with 8 teams.


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.