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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 via the NSE Discord

Summary

After signing up make sure to fill in the Rank Submission Form: https://forms.gle/k17EypJKW5AY2TBn9

 

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.

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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

Players are expected to uphold the NSE Code of Conduct whilst competing in this tournament.

All decisions regarding the interpretation and enforcement of these rules is at the sole discretion of the NSE Admin Team, whose decisions are final.
These rules may be amended, changed or supplemented when required by the NSE Admin Team to ensure fair play and competitive integrity.

Dates
Tournament Stage
Sunday 16th Oct Sign-ups Close
Tuesday 18th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 25th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 1st Nov League stage
Tuesday 8th Nov League stage
Tuesday 15th Nov League stage
Tuesday 22nd Nov League stage
Tuesday 29th Nov Playoffs
Tuesday 6th Dec Playoffs

10th/11th Dec (Provisional)

Finals

All games with the exception of the Finals will be played on Tuesday evening and cannot be rearranged. Games will have a normal start time of 7.15pm.  

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