Season 3 - Qualifier 2 - PLG Legendary Tour Tournament Brackets

Detailed rules and regulations

Selection Process

  • A total of 16 teams will take part in this tournament, 8 of which will be invited. These teams have participated in previous LAN tournaments and came out on top. The last 8 slots will be open for registration. It will be based on a first come first serve basis
  • All team captains need to add the tournament admin (jBrok3n) in the game client. This will help with in game communication and setup.
  • Team captains are required to update the admin beforehand and provide full details on players and Stand-ins. This includes full name, in game nickname, and steam account.
  • Each team is allowed 1 stand-in player but cannot be an existing player in the tournament. (even if that player was eliminated in an earlier stage)
  • All players needs to be declared by the admin and registered before the start of the first round.

Bracket Rules

  • In the finals, the team in the winning bracket goes into the series with a 1 point lead. Meaning, they need to win 2 games instead of 3 to win the series.
  • The tournament will host 8 teams to play on a double elimination format. The first round will be played as a best of one. The second round will be a best of three and will remain that way until the Grand Finals which will be run as a best of 5.

Starting Match

  • All teams are expected to be there and confirm their attendance 30 minutes before the start of the match.

Recording Matches

  • Featured games such as handpicked games from the first round, semifinals, loser bracket finals, grand finals will be broadcasted with live commentary in the Arabic and English language.

Schedule Change

  • Game dates are subject to change if the situation and time table allows it
  • Any team with a problem regarding the date change will need to provide a valid and reasonable excuse to demand a date change.
  • Schedule is subject to change in the following circumstances:
    • If the team appeals for date change 48 hours before their original match date.
    • Both teams need to be on a mutual agreement for the date change.
    • The new date cannot be more than 24 hours away from the original date.

Breach of Rules

  • Foul language, offensive and disruptive behavior will not be tolerated from any player and will result in the following:
    • First Warning that the team captain has to acknowledge
    • Second Warning will lead to forfeiting the game
    • Third Warning will lead to disqualification from the tournament

Match Rules

Here are the Lobby Rules:

Lobby Password: Mandatory*
Game Name: PLG Invitational – Team A vs Team B
Game Mode: Tournament Draft
Server Location: EU East and Nordic + EU West
Spectators: Lobby Only

*Share the Lobby Password with the opposing team to allow them to find your game.

  • The tournament will be run on EU East and Nordic as well as EU West
  • Spectating the game will be set to lobby Only but we will be streaming the games on our official channel www.twitch.tv/plg

Disconnect/connection issues

  • If a Bugsplat, disconnect, or any other failure occurs which interrupts the loading process and prevents a player from joining a game upon game start, the game must be immediately paused until all ten players are connected to the game.
  • A game of record (“GOR”) refers to a game where all ten players have loaded and which has progressed to a point of meaningful interaction between opposing teams. Once a game attains GOR status, the period ends in which incidental restarts may be permitted and a game will be considered as “official” from that point onward.
  • If a game experiences a critical bug at any point during the match that significantly alters game stats or gameplay mechanics, or the external environmental conditions become untenable then a restart may occur
  • Each team captain shall verify that every player on his/her team has finalized their intended game settings (including runes, masteries, controls, and GUI settings) before GOR is established. Any error in verification is not grounds for a game restart after GOR is established.

Game Admin

  • In case of any dispute regarding any issue, the final decision will be made by the admin.
  • Game Admin has the power to refute any rule depending on the situation at hand.
  • These Rules may be amended, modified or supplemented by PLG, from time to time, in order to ensure fair play and the integrity of PLG.