There have been many rumors that the 2022 Summer VCS will take the top 6 group stages and compete in 2 winning and losing branches, but the official information has not been announced by the BTC.
For the world League of Legends community, the annual MSI international tournament is a big one, but it can’t be compared to Worlds. Because compared to the size of the prize, MSI is only 1/10th of Worlds, even the number of participating teams is much less, each team and player considers the World Championship to be the most prestigious title in League of Legends.
For the same reason, each team is trying their best to win tickets to Worlds with the ambition to write their name in the history of League of Legends.
However, the group stage of VCS Summer 2022 has been going on for 2 weeks, but the tournament has not yet announced the official rules of the Playoffs round.
More specifically, a fan has suggested that the top 6 strongest teams in the VCS Summer 2022 group stage will have the right to advance to the Playoffs, and the top 1-4 will go directly to the winning bracket and the top 5-6 will wait in the bracket. lose. This information is taken from Esports LoL data sites like liquipedia.
However, BLV Hoang Luan has confirmed that this is not official information, how the Playoffs round will have the rules of the game and how many teams will still have to wait for the organizers to announce.
With the announcement of this delayed competition rule, some fans think that it will make the group stage of VCS Summer 2022 more attractive because the teams will do their best to squeeze into the top 4 (because maybe the top 5 -6 didn’t get into the Playoffs). On the contrary, there are also comments that it will affect the professionalism of the tournament, affect the tactics and mentality of the teams.
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