TFT NA ESPORTS

Challenger Series

Challenger Series
The Challenger Series has returned with an upgrade! This tournament will feature a series of events that will grant winners automatic entry to the Reckoning Mid-Set Finale. 16 players will be eligible to compete in each of the four Challenger Series events. 

Sign up for the Challenger Series [Closed]

Event Dates (Wed-Thurs 4pm PDT)

  • May 19-20
    • Sign up opens: May 12 12:01am PDT.
    • Sign up closes: May 14 11:59pm PDT
    • Based on May 12 snapshot
  • June 2-3
    • Sign up opens: May 26 12:01am PDT.
    • Sign up closes: May 28 11.59pm PDT
    • Based on May 26 snapshot
  • June 16-17
    • Sign up opens: June 9 12:01am PDT.
    • Sign up closes: June 11 11:59pm PDT
    • Based on June 9 snapshot
  • June 30-July 1
    • Sign up opens: June 23 12:01am PDT.
    • Sign up closes: June 25 11:59pm PDT
    • Based on June 23 snapshot

Eligibility

  • Permanent resident of NA
  • Top 16 ranked player based off of sign ups and previous NA leaderboard snapshot
  • Players must have played a minimum of 10 ranked games in the previous snapshot.
  • Players must not be qualified for the Reckoning Mid-Set Finale through other tournaments prior to sign ups. [Challenger Series, Dawnbringer Cup, Nightbringer Cup]
  • Players must sign up
    • Sign ups submitted outside of the time period listed above will not be eligible.
    • Invites for the Challenger Series will be sent out by the following Sunday. Players will have until Monday 11:59pm PDT to accept the invite.
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Format

Day 1: 16 players will compete in five games. Lobbies will be seeded based on players’ snapshots rank. Lobbies will be reseeded every two games based on players’ tournament placements. The top 8 players advance to Day 2. 

Day 2: Eight players will compete in a series of games. In order to win the tournament, players must first get 24 points and then a first place win, or gain 40 points total. The first win condition precedes the second. 


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

Prize Pool

Prize Pool $2800

1st: 800 + Direct Invite to Reckoning Mid-Set Finale
2nd: 550
3rd: 450
4th: 350
5th: 250
6th: 175
7th: 125 
8th: 100

Challenger Series show dates
Set 5
Challenger Series 1 Playoff
May - 19 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 1 Finals
May - 20 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 2 Playoff
June - 2 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 2 Finals
June - 3 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 3 Playoff
June - 16 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 3 Finals
June - 17 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 4 Playoff
June - 30 - 2021
Set 5
Challenger Series 4 Finals
July - 1 - 2021