NWC3L - New WarCraft 3 League

Rules  

Description

Contents:

1. Main Standings

1.2. Participants.*

2. Structure of Competition

2.4. An equal number of points.*

2.5. Play-off.*

3. Scheduling

3.6. Postponed series.*

3.7. Admission to play-off.*

4. Match Process

4.7. Map pool.*

4.11. Match process - Group stage.*

4.11. Match process - Play-off.*

4.13. Postpones.*

4.14. Wild Card.*

4.15. Technical defeat.*

4.16. Disconnects.*

4.17. Replays.*

5. Violations and Penalty Points

5.9. Transfer ban.*

5.10. The limit of penalty points.*

5.11. Penalty points in play-off.*

* - marked the most important points of the rules for the administration opinion, be attention.

1. Main Standings

 

1.1. New WarCraft 3 League [NWC3L] - this is a team competition in e-sport discipline Warcraft 3 TFT.

1.2. Participants. Participate in this competition can any team which have minimum 4 players in roster, with the exception of "all stars teams". Under the "all stars team" we mean team which have in her roster more than 2 players which have victory or participate in the finals at some "serious" online tournament (for example: Gera Cup, Rus Brain Cup, Hols Cup, Ifeng Cup and etc).

1.3. Rules. These rules are mandatory for all participants.

1.4. Changes of rules. Any changes in rules will announced in the news. The changes take effect immediately after the publication of news. Be attention.

1.5. Game version. All games must be played at version 1.26.

 

2. Structure of Competition

 

2.1. NWC3L has next structure:
Group Stage Play-off.

2.2. Group stage. Consists of 4 groups with 4 teams in each and 6 play weeks.

2.3. An equal number of points. If two teams have the same number of points located above the team to victory in a personal meeting.

2.4. Play-off. In play-off going top 2 teams from each group. The losers teams in the playoff are eliminated from the competition.

 

3. Scheduling

 

3.1. Schedule. Schedule any stage of the league is divided into play weeks.

3.2. Play weeks. Play week starts on Monday and ends on Sunday. During this time the teams should agree on the date and time of the match and play it.

3.3. Match time. If during of play week the teams can not agree the date and time of the match, then the match is automatically assigned to Sunday 17-00 CET (CEST, if the summer time). Team which no show get technical defeat (waiting time 15 minutes).

3.4. Replacement players. If a player can not play for any reason, the team manager can replace it, but only with agreement from opposite team. If replacement agree the replaced player must play the race specified in a team profile. For each replacement must be notified in the comments for the match.

3.5. Postpones. Each team has the right to take a postpone to any of the 5 series in a single match, but not later than 1 hour after the start of the match. By mutual agreement the teams can take more than one postpone of series per match for each team. In qualifying and play-off stage any postpones and prepones is prohibited.

3.6. Postponed series. Each team has the right to finish her postponed series. If opposite team does not answer, or deliberately ignoring the other team trying to arrange a date and time of the postponed series, at the request of one of the teams assigned date and time league organizers. Team which no show get technical defeat (waiting time 15 minutes).

3.7. Admission to play-off. In the playoff matches can participate only players who played in the group stage at least 2 matches. If a player has been declared for the match, but don't play, then the match is not case-sensitive.

 

4. Match Process

 

4.1. Match place. All matches are held on W3Arena server. If the W3A server does not work, then the game can be played on any platform that suits both teams. The channel is assigned in the match comments.

4.2. Match system. Each match between teams consists of 5 series (matches between players). 4 Solo Series (1x1) BO3, and 1 team series (2x2) BO3. BO3 or the best of three - to win the series you need to win 2 maps.

4.3. Scoring.
For victory in any series with score 2 - 0 - winning side get 3 points, loser side get 0 points.
For victory in any series with score 2 - 1 - winning side get 2 points, loser side get 1 point.
For victory in any series with score 1 - 0 - winning side get 1 point, loser side get 0 points.
For tie in any series with score 1 - 1 - both sides get 1 point.

4.4. Starting map. By starting map can assigned any map from this list. In next games of the series starting map can not be chosen again.

4.5. Veto right. The winning player / team (2x2) have the right to strike one map from the map pool referred to in paragraph 4.7.

4.6. Map chosen. At the end of the first game (on the starting map), after a subsequent veto of the winning side, next map chooses a loser side from the map pool referred in paragraph 4.7, taking into account the opponents veto and already played map.

4.7. Map pool:

1x1   2x2  
Amazonia Download Avalanche 1.1 Download
Ancient Isles Download Basalt Basin Download
Echo Isles Download Goldshire Download
Last Refuge Download Gnoll Wood Download
Melting Valley Download Phantom Grove LV Download
Secret Valley Download Rift Valley Download
Terenas Stand Download Turtle Rock Download
Turtle Rock Download Twisted Meadows Download
Twisted Meadows Download Tidewater Glades LV Download

 

4.8. Game accounts. Each player must play under the account specified in the team profile.

4.9. Game race. On starting map the player has to play by race specified in line up.

4.10. Host. The host should suit both players. If the players can not reach a compromise, the organizers of league reserve the right to choice of host.

4.11. Series sequence.

Group Stage: each match played in the next order of series:
1 - SOLO 1 Series and SOLO 2 Series - parallel.
2 - SOLO 3 Series and SOLO 4 Series - parallel.
3 - 2 ON 2 Series.
By mutual agreement the teams can change the order of the series and don't play them parallel.

Play-off: each match played in the next order of series:
1 - SOLO 1 Series.
2 - SOLO 2 Series.
3 - SOLO 3 Series.
4 - SOLO 4 Series.
5 - 2 ON 2 Series.

4.12. No observers right. Any player in any game can ask for no observer's. In game can stay one manager from each side, admin or any successful streamer (caster).

4.13. Postpones.
Qualification: any postpones and prepones is prohibited.
Group Stage: each team has the right to take a postpone to any of the 5 series in a single match, but not later than 1 hour after the start of the match. By mutual agreement the teams can take more than one postpone of series per match for each team.
Play-off: any postpones and prepones is prohibited.

4.14. Wild Card. If for any reason, player of any team can not take part in the match, the team manager can use Wild Card - that is to replace this player to another. Provided the next conditions:
- Replaced player was in the team profile before bigining of the match.
- Did not participate earlier in this match in 1x1 series.
- Does not have a transfer or other ban.
- Has play-off admission if it's play-off stage.
Note: in 2x2 possible replace, one or two players, no matter participate they in 1x1 series or not.
Number of Wild Cards per season:
Group Stage: 2
Play-off: 1

4.15. Technical defeat. If a player or team did not come within 15 minutes to play a series, the team that the player(s) did not show up receive technical defeat in this series. The team receives technical victory in the series or match must to upload a screenshot of the specified time (/ time), with a pre-approved channels for the match, without a screenshots victory is not valid.

4.16. Disconnects. If, after disconnection teams has a disputes, the decision to regame or confirm result taking by league admin.

4.17. Replays.
Qualification: at the end of the match, management of teams within 1 hour need to upload the replays in which their players have gained victories. Results of the match or separate series, without uploaded replays is not valid.
Group stage: at the end of the match, management of teams within 48 hours need to upload the replays in which their players have gained victories.
Play-off: at the end of the match, management of teams within 24 hours need to upload the replays in which their players have gained victories. Results of the match or separate series, without uploaded replays is not valid.

 

5. Violations and Penalty Points

 

5.1. Line up. Not submitted line up - 1 penalty point (here and after pp).

5.2. Replays. Not uploaded replays after 48 hours from the end of the series - 0.5 pp (for a replay), including for uploading false replay.

5.3. Game accounts. During the game under the account is not specified in the team profile - 0.5 pp (per player).

5.4. Change race. If a player has changed the race on the starting map, his team gets - 0.5 pp.

5.5. Insults. In the case of insults, disrespect, abuse of profanity against any league member (player, manager, streamer etc.) the team gets - 1,5 pp.

5.6. Technical defeats.
For technical defeat of player - 2 pp. Have a screenshot uploaded to the site required.
For technical defeat of team - 5 pp. Have a screenshot uploaded to the site required.

5.7. Unfair play. For the use of third party programs giving advantage in the game (map hack, lag hack, drop hack, gold hack, skype party etc.) the player get ban until the end of the current season and the next.

5.8. Playing for two teams. Playing for two teams participating in the season/qualification - a ban until the end of the current season/stage and the next.

5.9. Transfer ban. The player which join to team after season or qualification start get ban for one match. If, for any reason, he played in the first match after the joining, it receives technical defeat in series and 2.5 pp for team.

5.10. The limit of penalty points. For every 5 penalty points, the team loses 3 points in the standings.

5.11. Penalty points in play-off. All penalty points getting team in play-off or qualification counted in next season/stage.

Registration on: NWC3L 2x2 Series #1

Register before:
10.12.2017 - 16:45 CET

List of registered players NWC3L 2x2 Series #1

Name Total Players: (0) 5
Playar
bukabyaka
Ls.Psike
Shocker
XeLSinG

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