Zaun Cup

The Gizmos & Gadgets tournament circuit continues to unfold with the Zaun Cup, brought to you by Riot Games and Giant Slayer!

Players will be rewarded with Qualifier Points based on their performance, with the top earners making their way to the Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale and the Gizmos & Gadgets NA Regional Finals.

The top player from each of our four lobbies will qualify directly for the Mid-Set Finale!

Player list and results can be found here.

The highest ranked 152 players to sign up for the tournament will be invited, with the top 24 of those players being seeded directly into day 2 of the tournament. 8 players from Piltover Cup will also be invited and seeded directly into day 2.

Event Dates: January 21st-23rd, 4pm PST

  • Sign up closes: January 16th 11:59pm PST
  • Invites are based on a snapshot on January 17th at 12:01am PST


  • Permanent resident of NA
  • Top 152 ranked players based off of sign ups and January 17th snapshot or 1st-8th place in Cup 1.
  • Players must sign up before the sign up form closes.

Day 1: 128 players will compete in 3 games. Top 4 of each lobby goes to the next stage. 64 players then play 3 games where top 4 goes to Day 2. 
Day 2: 64 players total will compete with 32 from Day 1, 24 from sign ups [Rank 1-24], and 8 from Piltover Cup. They will compete in 5 games with the top 4 of each lobby going to Day 3. 
Day 3:  Lobbies are seeded based on day 2 performance. 32 players total will compete from Day 2. 5 games total

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

Prize Pool

$5,000 USD
1st in each final lobby: $600 + Invite to Mid-Set Finale
2nd in each final lobby: $400 
3rd in each final lobby: $250

Qualifier Points

Qualifier points are earned based on a player’s final placement in their lobby.

Day 1 Round of 128:
1st-4th: Advances to next round
5th/6th: 8 points
7th/8th: 7 points

Day 1 Round of 64:
1st-4th: Advances to next round
5th/6th: 11 points
7th/8th: 10 points

Day 2:
1st-4th: Advances to next round
5th: 18 points
6th: 16 points
7th: 14 points
8th: 12 points

Day 3:
1st: 35 points
2nd: 33 points
3rd: 31 points
4th: 29 points
5th: 27 points
6th: 25 points
7th: 23 points
8th: 21 points