Starcraft II - qualifiers

Player advances to the Main Event:

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3 Slots

from NA Server Qualifier
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3 Slots

from KR Server Qualifier #1
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3 Slots

from EU Server Qualifier
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2 Slots

from KR Server Qualifier #2

Qualifier Format:

Open qualifier format:
Unlimited slots, single elimination best-of-three bracket with the qualifying matches being a best-of-five. The Top8 of each open qualifier advance to the closed qualifier.
Every player from every region is allowed to take part in each and all of the open qualifiers as long as they are not yet qualified for the main event.

Closed qualifier format:
16 players (8 invited, 8 from the open qualifier). Double elimination best-of-three bracket with the qualifying matches being a best-of-five.

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NA Server Qualifier

3 Slots available played on American Server

Open Qualifier

6th of January (Monday)
19:00 EST
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Closed Qualifier

7th of January (Tuesday)
19:00 EST
Check-In 1 hour earlier

KR Server Qualifier #1

3 Slots available played on Korean Server

Open Qualifier

8th of January (Wednesday)
19:00 KST
Check-In 1 hour earlier

Closed Qualifier

9th of January (Thursday)
19:00 KST
Check-In 1 hour earlier

EU Server Qualifier

3 Slots available played on European Server

Open Qualifier

13th of January (Monday)
19:00 CET
Check-In 1 hour earlier

Closed Qualifier

14th of January (Tuesday)
19:00 CET
Check-In 1 hour earlier

KR Server Qualifier #2

2 Slots available played on Korean Server

Open Qualifier #1

15th of January (Wednesday)
19:00 KST
Check-In 1 hour earlier

Closed Qualifier

16th of January (Thursday)
19:00 KST
Check-In 1 hour earlier