League of Legends NSE Winter

Information
Game
League of Legends
Platform
Summoner Name
Day
Tuesday
Time
19:00
Format

Week 1-2 Qualification 

Week 3-6 League Stage

Week 7-8 Playoffs

Location

Online with live finals

Standings
Summary

Sign-ups are now closed, to check in and view fixtures please visit https://tournaments.nse.gg/

League of Legends NSE Winter is split into 3 main stages: Stage 1 qualification (Weeks 1-2), Stage 2 league play (Weeks 3-6) and Stage 3 playoffs

Stage 1

In Stage 1 all teams will be in one of 2 regional tournaments with teams seeded into 3 skill groups within these regions. In the first round teams will play another team in the same skill group and in the following rounds be matched versus teams with a similar record in the tournament.

Stage 2

In Stage 2 the top 8 teams from each region will qualify for the National League and the other teams will continue to play in Regional Leagues with each week the top team in the Regional League getting promoted to the National League. Each week teams will play 3 games and earn points based on their final finish that week.

Stage 3

In Stage 3 all teams in the National League and the top teams in each region will qualify for single elimination playoffs with top performing teams getting byes into later rounds.

 

Prizes

1st - £500 

2nd - £300 

3rd - £200 

Top 8 - BUEC Championship Pins 

In addition to other prizes this tournament awards British University Esports Championship Points.

This competition is not affiliated with or sponsored by Riot Games, Inc. or League of Legends Esports.

RULES SUMMARY

  • All players must be current students of the same university.
  • All games are tournament draft on EUW server.
  • Teams must have at least 5 players. Teams may add/remove players from team between weeks.
  • If teams are more than 20 minutes late to the scheduled start time of a match they forfeit the match.
  • Check-in deadline is 6:30pm. Teams who don't check in by then will not get games for that evening.
  • No skins are banned.
  • Proxy picks are allowed. Players may pick a placeholder champion if they don't own a champion they wish to pick for a teammate. If you are using a placeholder you need to make sure the other team is aware before allowing champion select to progress.
  • New/reworked champions are banned for 1 week.
  • Offensive Summoner and Team names are not allowed.
  • Verbal abuse is not allowed. In particular any use of racist, sexist, homophobic or any other discriminatory language will lead to a minimum 3-week suspension.

Click here to download full rule book

Dates
Tournament Stage
Sunday 17th Oct Sign-ups Close
Tuesday 19th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 26th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 2nd Nov League stage
Tuesday 9th Nov League stage
Tuesday 16th Nov League stage
Tuesday 23rd Nov League stage
Sunday 28th Nov National Division 1
Tuesday 30th Nov Playoffs
Thursday 2nd Dec National Semifinals
Tuesday 7th Dec Regional Playoffs

10/11/12th Dec (Provisional)

Finals

All games are played on Tuesday evenings with the exception of Playoffs and finals.

 

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