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ESEA hosts IEM Katowice Minor qualifiers

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Posted Oct 18 2018 @ 1:56am
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Registration is now open for you to start working your way to the hottest tournament of the year. Start your road to the IEM Katowice Major through the online Minor qualifiers hosted on ESEA.

Important Information Registration closes 1 hour before the scheduled start time of each open qualifier. At that point rosters will lock for the open qualifiers and check in will open. Teams have until 30 minutes before the scheduled start time in order to check in.

All closed qualifier invites have already been sent out. If your team didn’t get one, you will have to take part in open qualifiers.

All participants will be required to join ESL/ESEA Discord server for communication purposes with tournament administration. Participants will have to communicate in English with tournament administration. The specific discord for each event will be linked on the event registration page. The full rulebook is available here.

Region distribution:
Below you'll find the regional distribution which determines the qualifier region you are able to participate in. African countries who don’t have their own qualifier are expected to participate in the Middle East qualifier.

Click here to check the IEM Regional Distribution

Details of EU Open qualifiers Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #1:
Day 1 - Monday, October 22, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CEST)
Day 2 - Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CEST)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #2:
Day 1 - Monday, October 29, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)
Day 2 - Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #3:
Day 1 - Saturday, November 10, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)
Day 2 - Sunday, November 11, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #4:
Day 1 - Saturday, November 24, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)
Day 2 - Sunday, November 25, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 CET)

Closed Qualifiers Format: 16-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Eight teams advance to European Minor.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 CET - UB Ro16 Matches #1-4
Time slot #2: 14:00 CET - UB Ro16 Matches #5-8
Time slot #3: 17:00 CET - UB Ro8 Matches #1-2
Time slot #4: 20:00 CET - UB Ro8 Matches #3-4
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 CET - LB Ro8a Matches #1-2
Time slot #2: 14:00 CET - LB Ro8a Matches #3-4
Time slot #3: 17:00 CET - LB Ro8b Matches #1-2
Time slot #4: 20:00 CET - LB Ro8b Matches #3-4


Details of CIS Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #1:
Day 1 - Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)
Day 2 - Thursday, October 25, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #2:
Day 1 - Friday, November 2, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)
Day 2 - Saturday, November 3, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #3:
Day 1 - Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)
Day 2 - Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #4:
Day 1 - Sunday, November 11, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)
Day 2 - Monday, November 12, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 MSK)

Closed Qualifiers Format: 16-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Eight teams advance to CIS Minor.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 MSK - UB Ro16 Matches #1-4
Time slot #2: 14:00 MSK - UB Ro16 Matches #5-8
Time slot #3: 17:00 MSK - UB Ro8 Matches #1-2
Time slot #4: 20:00 MSK - UB Ro8 Matches #3-4

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 MSK - LB Ro8a Matches #1-2
Time slot #2: 14:00 MSK - LB Ro8a Matches #3-4
Time slot #3: 17:00 MSK - LB Ro8b Matches #1-2
Time slot #4: 20:00 MSK - LB Ro8b Matches #3-4

Details of NA Open qualifiers​
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #1:
Day 1 - Monday, October 22, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EDT)
Day 2 - Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EDT)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #2:
Day 1 - Monday, October 29, 2018 - (Start Time: 20:00 EDT)
Day 2 - Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - (Start Time: 20:00 EDT)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #3:
Day 1 - Saturday, November 10, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EST)
Day 2 - Sunday, November 11, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EST)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #4:
Day 1 - Monday, November 26, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EST)
Day 2 - Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 EST)

Closed Qualifiers Format: 16-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Six teams advance to American Minor.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Time slot #1: 17:00 EST - UB Ro16
Time slot #2: 21:00 EST - UB Ro8

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Time slot #1: 17:00 EST - LB Ro8a
Time slot #2: 21:00 EST - LB Ro8b

Friday, December 14, 2018

Time slot #1: 14:00 EST - LB Ro4a Match #1
Time slot #2: 17:00 EST - LB Ro4a Match #2

Details of South America Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #1:
Day 1 - Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 BRT)
Day 2 - Thursday, October 25, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 BRT)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #2:
Day 1 - Saturday, November 3, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 BRT)
Day 2 - Sunday, November 4, 2018 - (Start Time: 19:00 BRT)

Closed Qualifiers Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Two teams advance to American Minor.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 BRT- UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 BRT - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 BRT - LB Ro4b

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 BRT - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 15:00 BRT - LB Final

Details of Oceania Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for #1:
Day 1 - Friday, November 2, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 AEDT)

Click here to sign up for #2:
Day 1 - Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 AEDT)

Closed Qualifier Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Two teams advance to Asian Minor.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 AEDT - UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 AEDT - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 AEDT - LB Ro4b

Monday, November 19, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 AEDT - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 15:00 AEDT - LB Final

Details of China Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier

Click here to sign-up for #1:
Day 1 - Thursday, November 1, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 HKT)

Click here to sign-up for #2:

Day 1 - Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 HKT)

Closed Qualifier Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Two teams advance to Minor.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 HKT - UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 HKT - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 HKT - LB Ro4b

Friday, November 16, 2018

Time slot #1: 15:00 HKT - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 19:00 HKT - LB Final

Details of SEA Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for #1:
Day 1 - Thursday, November 1, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Click here to sign-up for #2:
Day 1 - Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Closed Qualifier Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. One team advance to Minor.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 SGT - UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 SGT - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 SGT - LB Ro4b

Friday, November 16, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 SGT - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 15:00 SGT - LB Final
Time slot #3: 19:00 SGT - Grand Final (Bo5 with 1:0 advantage for the team coming from upper bracket)

Details of East Asia Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up #1:
Day 1 - Thursday, November 1, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 JST)

Click here sign-up #2:
Day 1 - Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 JST)

Closed Qualifier Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. Two teams advance to Minor.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 JST - UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 JST - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 JST - LB Ro4b

Friday, November 16, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 JST - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 15:00 JST - LB Final

Details of Middle East Open Qualifiers
Open Qualifiers Format: Unlimited Single Elimination best-of-one bracket with decider matches being played in best-of-three-mode. Two teams from each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #1:
Day 1 - Friday, November 2, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 GST)

Click here to sign-up for Qualifier #2:
Day 1 - Thursday, November 8, 2018 - (Start Time: 18:00 GST)

Closed Qualifiers Format: 8-team Double Elimination best-of-three bracket. One team advance to Minor.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 GST - UB Ro8
Time slot #2: 15:00 GST - UB Ro4 & LB Ro4a
Time slot #3: 19:00 GST - LB Ro4b

Friday, November 16, 2018

Time slot #1: 11:00 GST - UB Final & LB Ro2a
Time slot #2: 15:00 GST - LB Final
Time slot #3: 19:00 GST - Grand Final (Bo5 with 1:0 advantage for the team coming from upper bracket)
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