a. How long will the tournament last?
i.There will be 5 total qualifier rounds, with one going each week beginning on 7/2, starting on Tuesdays at 12pm PST & ending the following Tuesday at 11am PST. The next Qualifier round will begin at 12pm PST on the same Tuesday, one hour after the previous Qualifier has ended.
ii.The Finals will be split into the two regions – EU & NA, with EU being played on Saturday, 8/10 from 12pm PST to 5pm PST, followed by the NA Region Finals on Sunday, 8/11 from 12pm PST to 5pm PST.
iii.The schedule of the 5 Qualifiers & Finals is as such:
|QUALIFIER ROUNDS||START DATE||START TIME||END DATE||END TIME|
|QF WEEK 1||Tuesday,July 2,2019||12:00 PM PST||Tuesday,July 9,2019||11:00 PM PST|
|QF WEEK 2||Tuesday,July 9,2019||12:00 PM PST||Tuesday,July 16,2019||11:00 PM PST|
|QF WEEK3||Tuesday,July 16,2019||12:00 PM PST||Tuesday,July 23,2019||11:00 PM PST|
|QF WEEK 4||Tuesday,July 23,2019||12:00 PM PST||Tuesday,July 30,2019||11:00 PM PST|
|QF WEEK 5||Tuesday,July 30,2019||12:00 PM PST||Tuesday,August 6,2019||11:00 PM PST|
|FINAL ROUND EU||Saturday,August 10,2019||12:00 PM PST||Saturday,August 10,2019||5:00 PM PST|
|FINAL ROUND NA||Sunday,August 11,2019||12:00 PM PST||Sunrday,August 11,2019||5:00 PM PST|