Quick Rules

  • Open for all players from Europe West region
  • Players can agree on a different server, without agreement the Europe game server will be used
  • Format: Double Elimination Bo3, Final Bo5 starting with a 1:0 lead
  • Expansion: Legacy of the Void
  • Category: Melee
  • Game Speed: Faster
  • Locked Alliances: Yes
  • Maps:
    • Blackpink
    • Neon Violet Square
    • Catalyst
    • Battle on the Boardwalk
    • Abyssal Reef
    • Ascension to Aiur
    • Odyssey
  • Map Selection:
    • Bo3 Veto: ABAB, Pick: AB
    • Bo5 Veto: AAB, Pick: ABAB
  • Higher seed (lower number on bracket) must choose to act as A or B.


Winner qualifies for IEM Season 12 PyeongChang, and receives travel and 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.