Invites Two teams are directly invited. Four teams from the qualifiers, two from America, one from Europe and one from Asia. Group Stage Best of 1 round robin group. Top four teams advance to winner's bracket. Bottom two teams advance to loser's bracket. Top team gets a choice of opponents from third and fourth for the playoffs. Playoffs Best of 3 double elimination bracket. Grand Finals are best of 5 with no winner's bracket advantage.