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WATCH THE QUALIFIER WINNERS AT THE WORLD ELECTRONIC SPORTS GAMES (WESG) CANADIAN NATIONAL FINALS

Tickets

The Finals for CS:GO, Dota 2, PES 2019 and Vainglory will happen during EGLX - Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo Fall 2018 (October 26 – 28) at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario.

The Finals for Hearthstone and StarCraft II will happen at the Scotiabank Theatre Toronto, 259 Richmond Street West, Toronto, Ontario, on December 2, 2018. Details regarding the purchase of tickets for the Scotiabank Theatre will be posted here soon.

Winners of the Canadian National Finals will represent Canada at the WESG Grand Finals in Shanghai in March 2019.

EGLX Playoffs Schedule
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Friday, October 26 - Semifinals Saturday, October 27 - Semifinals & Finals Sunday October 28 - Finals
Dota 2 - Semifinal 1
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
CS:GO WOMEN'S - Semifinal 1
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
CS:GO WOMEN'S - Final
12:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Dota 2 - Semifinal 2
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
CS:GO CO-ED - Semifinal 1
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CS:GO CO-ED - Final
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
PES 2019 - Semifinal 1
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
CS:GO CO-ED - Semifinal 2
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
PES 2019 - Semifinal 2
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dota 2 - Final
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Vainglory - Semifinal 1
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PES 2019 - Final
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Vainglory - Semifinal 2
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Vainglory - Final
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Schedule

  • Registration Opens

    August 9, 2018

  • Online Qualifiers

    September 8 - 30, 2018

  • Online Playoffs


    • September 29: Dota 2 / Vainglory
    • September 30: PES 2019
    • October 6: CS:GO
    • October 13: Hearthstone
    • October 14: StarCraft II
  • Finals: EGLX 2018

    October 26 - 28, 2018


    • CS:GO
    • Dota 2
    • PES 2019
    • Vainglory
  • Finals: Scotiabank Theatre Toronto

    December 2, 2018


    • Hearthstone
    • StarCraft II

Format

Stage One: Online Qualifiers

A series of online tournaments will be hosted on WorldGaming.com to determine the Players/Teams that will move on to the latter stages of the tournament. The winning Player/Team from each online tournament will qualify directly for the Finals, while four additional Players/Teams with the top overall records will qualify for the Online Playoffs. Players/Teams will earn points for placing 2nd through 8th in each of the online tournaments to determine their overall records.

Stage Two: Online Playoffs

The four qualified Players/Teams will play a double elimination bracket on WorldGaming.com to determine the two additional Players/Teams that will qualify for the Finals.

Stage Three: Finals

The Finals, hosted live at EGLX 2018 and Scotiabank Theatre Toronto, and broadcast on live.worldgaming.com, will feature the two Players/Teams that qualified directly through the Online Qualifiers and the two additional Players/Teams that qualified during the Online Playoffs.

For game-specific details see the Tournament Rules.

1st Place: $15,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $7,000

3rd - 4th Place: $2,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 15, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 22, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $15,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $7,000

3rd - 4th Place: $2,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 15, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 22, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $15,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $7,000

3rd - 4th Place: $2,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 8, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 15, 2018 @ 12:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $8,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $4,000

3rd - 4th Place: $1,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 23, 2018 @ 1:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 30, 2018 @ 1:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $8,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $4,000

3rd - 4th Place: $1,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 23, 2018 @ 1:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $6,500 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $3,000

3rd - 4th Place: $1,250

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 9, 2018 @ 3:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 16, 2018 @ 3:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $8,000 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $4,000

3rd - 4th Place: $1,500

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 23, 2018 @ 3:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 30, 2018 @ 3:00 PM ET View Results

1st Place: $6,500 & qualify for the WESG Grand Finals

2nd Place: $3,000

3rd - 4th Place: $1,250

Tournament Rules

Online Qualifier Date / Time URL
Online Qualifier A September 9, 2018 @ 1:00 PM ET View Results
Online Qualifier B September 16, 2018 @ 1:00 PM ET View Results

REGISTRATION FOR EACH GAME TITLE CLOSES AT THE START TIME OF ONLINE QUALIFIER B, OR WHEN ALL AVAILABLE SPOTS HAVE BEEN FILLED. ALL PRIZE VALUES LISTED ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS (CAD) AND, WHEN APPLICABLE, WILL BE DIVIDED EQUALLY BETWEEN ALL PARTICIPATING TEAM MEMBERS.