◆ Player Registration
A. Americas, APAC and Europe Regions.
Registration for players in Americas, APAC and Europe will open on 11 March 2019 at WCG official webpage (www.wcg.com).
B. China Region.
Registration for players in China will be available at Varena (online tournament solution / www.varena.com). Detailed schedule will be announced shortly.
◆ WCG 2019 Xi’an Region
WCG 2019 Xi’an adopts regional division structure for its preliminary tournaments for smoother tournament and qualifier system management. Countries within each region may differ from game to game. The regions are AMERICAS, APAC, CHINA, and EUROPE.
◆ WCG 2019 Xi’an Game Titles
A. Official Game Titles
Official game titles are classified into 2 types, (1) Global Qualifier Type and (2) Host Country Qualifiers + Global Invitation Type.
1. Global Qualifier type
→ Clash Royale
→ Dota 2
→ Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne
2. Host Country Qualifier + Global Invitation type
→ Honor of Kings
B. Invitational Game Titles
Invitational Game Titles are exclusively presented at the Grand Final where world-class professional players from all around the world gather to show off their gameplays.
→ Game titles to be announced soon.
◆ WCG Tournament Structure
A. National Qualifiers
National Qualifiers are online tournaments that will select 2 national representatives (individuals or teams). All national representatives will have the chance to participate in the Regional Qualifiers.
B. Regional Qualifiers
Regional Qualifiers are online tournaments where national representatives compete within each region. The top 8 teams proceed to the Regional Finals (offline tournaments).
China (excluding Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau) is considered one region, which leads to unnecessity of Regional Qualifiers.
C. Regional Finals
Regional Finals are the last stage before the Grand Final. 8 teams that have advanced from Regional Qualifiers compete offline until final 2 teams remain. The final 2 teams from each region proceed to the Grand Final.
All travelling and accommodation expenses for participants of Regional Finals will be sponsored by WCG.
D. Grand Final
8 teams that have advanced all the way to the Grand Final during the 6-month long journey will compete offline until the ultimate champion is determined.
All travelling and accommodation expenses for participants of Grand Final will be sponsored by WCG.
* Tournament structures are subject to change depending on conditions of specific game titles. Game titles with different structures will be announced soon.
◆ Online Tournament Platform for National & Regional Qualifiers
A. AMERICAS, APAC, EUROPE Region
B. CHINA Region
◆ Available Countries and District by Games
A. Clash Royale
To be announced
B. Dota 2
D. Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne