The Garena Premier League is a fully professional League of Legends league over all of the Southeast Asia region, with 16 teams from 5 countries/areas to determine which team is the best in the region.
Qualifications RegionSlotTournamentVietnam 6 VCS A Spring Singapore/Malaysia 4 LCA Season 1 Philippines 3 PGS Spring Thailand 2 TPL Spring Indonesia 1 LGS Season 2
Group Stage #1
16 teams divided into 4 groups of 4 (8 Seeded, 8 Unseeded)
Single Round Robin, Each match is Best of Two.
2:0 Winning team receives 3 points.
1:1 Both teams receive 1 point.
Top 2 teams from each group advance to Group Stage 2.
All Ties Broken by Head-to-Head Record before the tie-breaker.
Group Stage #2
One group with 8 teams.
Single Round Robin, Each match is Best of One.
Top 4 teams advance to the Playoffs.
All ties broken by Head-to-Head Record before the tie-breaker.