Giant Slayer

Regional Qualifier Series
Giant Slayer is excited to announce partnership with Riot Games in its North American esports Regional Qualifier Series for Teamfight Tactics’ Set 4!

Giant Slayer will be hosting the first of four Riot-official Qualifier Tournaments on its Giant Slayer-branded channels, with the finals taking place on the Riot Games Twitch channel. This event, known as the Giant Slayer TFT NA Qualifier, will take place on Nov. 20-22, with three ways for players to qualify:

  • 8 players – an open qualifier bracket hosted by Team Liquid on Nov 13-15, for which registration details will be provided at a later date
  • 14 players – the TFT leaderboard
  • 2 players – Giant Slayer's Challenger Series


Broadcast Schedule
Start time is 4:00PM PT:


Format
Day 1: 24 players are invited based off of GSTV’s Challenger Series, Team Liquid’s Open Qualifier, and leaderboard snapshots. The players will play 6 games with lobbies rotating every two games. The highest 16 scorers will advance to day 2. Initial lobbies will be seeded randomly.

Day 2: 16 players will play 6 games, seeded based on Day 1’s performance. Lobbies rotate every 2 games. The highest 8 scorers advance to the finals on Day 3.

Day 3: 8 players will play 5 games and the top 4 will receive automatic qualification to the next tentpole event.

Tiebreakers (in order):
1) The player with the best placement average wins
2) The player with the most 1st places overall win
3) The player who scored the highest in the last round wins

Points:
1st: 10
2nd: 8
3rd: 7
4th: 6
5th: 4
6th: 3
7th: 2
8th: 1

Prize Pool ($5K USD)
1st - $2000 + 50 Qualifier Points + Direct invite to the next qualifier
2nd - $1200 + 38 Qualifier Points + Direct invite to the next qualifier
3rd - $700 + 37 Qualifier Points + Direct invite to the next qualifier
4th - $400 + 36 Qualifier Points + Direct invite to the next qualifier
5th - $250 + 34 Qualifier Points
6th - $200 + 33 Qualifier Points
7th - $150 + 32 Qualifier Points
8th - $100 + 31 Qualifier Points
9th - 28 Qualifier Points
10th - 27 Qualifier Points
11th - 26 Qualifier Points
12th - 25 Qualifier Points
13th - 24 Qualifier Points
14th - 23 Qualifier Points
15th - 22 Qualifier Points
16th - 21 Qualifier Points
17th - 18 Qualifier Points
18th - 17 Qualifier Points
19th - 16 Qualifier Points
20th - 15 Qualifier Points
21st - 14 Qualifier Points
22nd - 13 Qualifier Points
23rd - 12 Qualifier Points
24th - 11 Qualifier Points