Worlds 2017 is here! This weekend starts the Play-In Stage, with 12 team fighting their way into the Group Stages! The Play-In stage runs from September 23rd through September 26th!
Continue reading for a spoiler free look at this week’s games, including team info, schedules, and VODs!
Worlds 2017 Play-In Stage
Worlds 2017 features 24 teams across multiple stages competing to be the World Champions!
In the Play-In stage, 12 teams are split into four groups, where they’ll play a Double Round Robin, Best of 1 (Bo1) within their group. Based on those results, the top two teams from each group will advance to Round 2 where the #1 and #2 seeds are randomly paired to play a single Best of 5 (Bo5) match to determine who moves on to the Group Stage.
Worlds 2017 will be played on patch 7.18 with Ornn disabled.
- LPL: Team WE
- EU LCS: Fnatic
- NA LCS: Cloud9
- LMS: Hong Kong Attitude
- CBLOL: Team oNe eSports
- LCL: Gambit.CIS
- LJL: Rampage
- LLN: Lyon Gaming
- CLS: Kaos Latin Gamers
- OPL: LG Dire Wolves
- GPL: Young Generation
- TCL: 1907 Fenerbahçe
Here are the Play-In Stage groups as we begin the tournament:
Day 1 – September 23rd – Beginning at 10:00 PM PST // 6:00 CET
10:00 PM PST // 6:00 CET