Quick Rules

  • 16 players (8 qualified players from Stage 1 / 8 from regional WCS results)
  • Players can agree on a different gameserver, without agreement the Korea gameserver will be used
  • Format: Double Elimination Bo3 with Qualifying match Bo5
  • Expansion: Legacy of the Void
  • Category: Melee
  • Game Speed: Faster
  • Locked Alliances: Yes
  • Maps:
    • Ephemeron LE
    • Eternal Empire LE
    • Nightshade LE
    • Simulacrum
    • Triton LE
    • World of Sleepers LE
    • Zen LE


Top 3 qualify for IEM Season 14 World Championship in Katowice, including travel & accommodation.


Please be in the IEM Battle.net channel on the correct region for the duration of the qualifier.


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.