Double Elimination Format (two groups with eight teams each.)
The opening matches are played in a Bo1 while all other matches are played in a Bo3.
The top three teams from each group advance to the playoffs:
*The group winners advance to the Semifinals,
*The runner-ups advance to the Quarterfinals, where they face the 3rd placed teams of the opposite group.
Six teams play in a single-elimination format.
Quarterfinals and Semifinals are played in a Bo3, and the Finals are played in a Bo5.