Group Stage: double elimination
Team format is Bo7
Matches are played in 3 Bo2 sets, then by an ace match if needed.
If the previous six games are tied, there will be an Ace match.
Top 2 advance to Playoffs.
Playoffs: double elimination
All matches are Bo7 played in All-Kill format.
One Revival per team for each match.
Group Stage: Sep.17 - Sep.20
Playoffs: Nov.17 - Nov.18
Teams: eight Chinese teams (Newbee, Ocean, TSG, LP, iG, BraveStar, KaiZi and the host, Pixel 1)
The Chinese official website: http://next.163.com/