Vainglory Rules

Game mode: Normal mode.
 

Game map: Storm City, 5v5 Normal mode
 

Game format: Best of 1 format until the semifinals. Semi Finals and Finals: Best of 3
 

Win/Loss conditions:

  1. Destroy the Vain Crystal (round win)
  2. The other party surrenderred (round win)
  3. The other party is disqualified (direct game win) or has an abstention (the organizer decides if the abstention affects the current round or the entire game)

 

Ban/Pick procedure:
Best of 1

  1. A coin toss is used to determine the starting team. The winner chooses either first pick, or starting side

Best of 3

  1. A coin toss is used to determine the starting team. The winner is given selection priority.
  2. In the second game, the loser of the first game will be given the selection priority.
  3. If a third game is played, the loser of the second game will be given the selection priority.

 

Competition rules

  1. If severe lag or loss of internet occurs during the game with 3 minutes or less of gameplay, the referee may allow a remake of the game. However, the hero lineup needs to remain unchanged. The remake will only replay the current round, and each team is allowed at most two remakes at a time.
  2. If severe lag or loss of internet occurs during the game with more than 3 minute of gameplay, the referee may allow a match pause, with each team having a cumulative time limit of 5 minutes. However, pausing in the middle of team fights that may influence the outcome is not allowed, nor for occurance of lag.
  3. The use of third party game plugins is forbidden. Any teams or players found using them will be penalised.