All you need to know about the first Wild Rift international showdown
WILD RIFT: HORIZON CUP EVENT PRIMER
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FIRST WILD RIFT INTERNATIONAL SHOWDOWN
It’s been a minute since the introduction of the Wild Rift Horizon Cup, and now there’s more info to share! The 10 best teams around the world will come together to compete for the first international title (and a share of the $500K prize pool!) in Singapore from Nov. 13 - 21. Read on to get the full scoop including the qualified teams, tournament format, groups selection, broadcast schedule, and free in-game items!
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Here’s how the teams will advance through the tournament:
Group Stage: Nov. 13-17
The 10 teams who have qualified through the Regional Qualifiers will be split into 2 groups of 5 teams each. In each group, the teams will play a single round robin of best-of-three matches. The top 3 teams from each group will move onto the Knockout Stage.
Knockout Stage: Quarters (Nov 19), Semis (Nov 20), and Finals (Nov 21)
The 1st place teams from Groups A & B have earned a bye and will automatically advance to the Semis. The 2nd and 3rd place teams in each group will face off in a single best-of-5 against a team from the other group. The winners of the Quarterfinals round will move onto the Semis where they will compete in a best-of-5 against one of the Group A & B winners.
The Semifinals winners will head to the Finals in a best-of-7 round for the first international title!
The qualified teams have been split into the two groups below:
Groups A and B were split based on the criteria below:
Here are the start times for each stage of matches: