european qualifier

Two teams from each Open Qualifier will advance to the Closed Qualifier.
1 team from the Closed Qualifier will advance to IEM Sydney 2019.

Open Qualifier

Unlimited Single Elimination bo1 bracket with bo3 decider matches. Two teams advance to the closed qualifier from each open qualifier.

January

Qualifier #1: CLOSED!
Wednesday, 30.01.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 CET)
Thursday, 31.01.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 CET)

February

Qualifier #2: CLOSED!
Saturday, 02.02.2019 - Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 CET)
Sunday, 03.02.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 CET)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (four from open qualifiers, four invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: February 6-8

06.02.2019 15:00 CET – UB Ro8
06.02.2019 18:00 CET – UB Ro4
06.02.2019 21:00 CET – LB Ro4a
07.02.2019 15:00 CET – LB Ro4b
07.02.2019 18:00 CET – UB Ro2
07.02.2019 21:00 CET – LB Ro2a
08.02.2019 15:00 CET – LB Ro2b
08.02.2019 18:00 CET – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

THE TEAMS

North

BiG

HellRaisers

G2 Esports

ForZe

Valiance

3DMAX

OpTic Gaming

north american qualifier

Two teams from each Open Qualifier will advance to the Closed Qualifier.
One team from the Closed Qualifier will advance to IEM Sydney 2019

Open Qualifier

January

Qualifier #1: CLOSED!
Wednesday, 30.01.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 EST)
Thursday, 31.01.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 EST)

February

Qualifier #2: CLOSED!
Saturday, 02.02.2019 - Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 EST)
Sunday, 03.02.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 EST)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (four from open qualifiers, four invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: February 6-8.

SCHEDULING

06.02.2019 15:00 EST – UB Ro8
06.02.2019 18:00 EST – UB Ro4
06.02.2019 21:00 EST – LB Ro4a
07.02.2019 15:00 EST – LB Ro4b
07.02.2019 18:00 EST – UB Ro2
07.02.2019 21:00 EST – LB Ro2a
08.02.2019 15:00 EST – LB Ro2b
08.02.2019 18:00 EST – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

THE TEAMS

Ghost Gaming

Luminosity

compLexity

Team Envy

eUnited

WSNM

Swole Patrol

BNB

ASIA

The Asian region has been divided into three sub-regions:Greater China, East Asia and Southeast Asia. Each of them will have one spot in the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage, totalling three qualifiers for Asia as a whole. Greater China consists of China, Hong Kong and Macau, while East Asia encompasses Taiwan, Mongolia, Japan, the Republic of Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.Other countries and territories listed in the rulebook as part of the Asian region are part of the Southeast Asia sub-region.

Greater China

Unlimited Single Elimination bo1 bracket with bo3 decider matches.
Two teams advance to the closed qualifier from each open qualifier.

Open Qualifier

March

Qualifier #1: CLOSED!
Wednesday, 06.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)
Thursday, 07.03.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)

March

Qualifier #2: SIGN UP NOW!
Tuesday, 19.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)
Wednesday, 20.03.2019 – Day 2  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (four from open qualifiers, four invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: March 22-24.

SCHEDULING

22.03.2019 15:00 SGT – UB Ro8
22.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro4
22.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro4a
23.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro4b
23.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro2
23.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro2a
24.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro2b
24.03.2019 18:00 SGT – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

EAST ASIA

Unlimited Single Elimination bo1 bracket with bo3 decider matches.
Two teams advance to the closed qualifier from each open qualifier.

*Closed Qualifier Invited team GOSU have cancelled their participation - Qualifier #2 will now grant 3 teams advancement into the closed Qualifier.

Open Qualifier

march

Qualifier #1: CLOSED!
Wednesday, 06.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)
Thursday, 07.03.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)

march

Qualifier #2: SIGN UP NOW!
Tuesday, 19.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)
Wednesday, 20.03.2019 – Day 2  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (*five from open qualifiers, *three invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: March 22-24.

*Closed Qualifier Invited team GOSU have cancelled their participation - Qualifier #2 will now grant 3 teams advancement into the closed Qualifier.

SCHEDULING

22.03.2019 15:00 SGT – UB Ro8
22.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro4
22.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro4a
23.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro4b
23.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro2
23.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro2a
24.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro2b
24.03.2019 18:00 SGT – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

SOUTHEAST ASIA

Unlimited Single Elimination bo1 bracket with bo3 decider matches.
Two teams advance to the closed qualifier from each open qualifier.

Open Qualifier

march

Qualifier #1: CLOSED!
Wednesday, 06.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)
Thursday, 07.03.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 18:00 SGT)

march

Qualifier #2: SIGN UP NOW!
Tuesday, 19.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)
Wednesday, 20.03.2019 – Day 2  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (four from open qualifiers, four invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: March 22-24.

SCHEDULING

22.03.2019 15:00 SGT – UB Ro8
22.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro4
22.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro4a
23.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro4b
23.03.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro2
23.03.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro2a
24.03.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro2b
24.03.2019 18:00 SGT – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

OCEANIA

Unlimited Single Elimination bo1 bracket with bo3 decider matches.
Two teams advance to the closed qualifier from each open qualifier.

Open Qualifier

march

Qualifier #1: SIGN UP NOW!
Saturday, 30.03.2019 – Day 1  (Start time: 12:00 AEDT)
Sunday, 31.03.2019 - Day 2  (Start time: 12:00 AEDT)

April

Qualifier #2: SIGN UP NOW!
Saturday, 06.04.2019 – Day 1  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)
Sunday, 07.04.2019 – Day 2  (Start Time: 18:00 SGT)

Closed Qualifier

Eight teams (four from open qualifiers, four invites) in a double elimination bo3 bracket with a bo5 final. One team qualifies for the IEM Sydney 2019 Group Stage. Dates: April 12-14.

SCHEDULING

12.04.2019 15:00 SGT – UB Ro8
12.04.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro4
12.04.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro4a
13.04.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro4b
13.04.2019 18:00 SGT – UB Ro2
13.04.2019 21:00 SGT – LB Ro2a
14.04.2019 15:00 SGT – LB Ro2b
14.04.2019 18:00 SGT – Grand Final | Bo5 with 1:0 advantage (Winner Qualifies)

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