Quick Rules

  • PRIZE: Top 4 Qualifies for Main Qualifier 2
  • Platform: W3Arena, Channel: GCS
  • Win Confirmation: Admin will approve the victory
  • Host:Games will be hosted on the hostbot that provides the fairest conditions to both participants. Referees have the authority to determine a hostbot
Match Settings:
  • Early rounds: best of one
  • Quarter : Best of three
  • Race: Before the veto, each player must declare the race.
  • Veto: Ban till best-of, pick remaining, player on the left start first.
Map Pool:
  • Amazonia
  • Ancient Isles
  • Echo Isles
  • Last Refuge
  • Terenas Stand
  • Turtle Rock
  • Twisted Meadows

For GCS we will be using rules from Back2Warcraft which you can read here.



Need more help? During the cup join ESL Warcraft on Discord or open a Support Ticket


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.