Scoring Explained

Grand Slam Tournaments (single elimination, each round is best of 3)

1st Place 2nd Place Round of 4 Round of 8 Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 641 Round of 1281 Bonus 2
2050 1350 910 610 405 270 180 120 +60

1 A player receives no points for merely starting in the round of 64 or 128, such as through a bye or based on the number of players. You must win to earn points.

2 Participation Bonus

Other Single Elimination Tournaments1

1st Place 2nd Place Round of 4 Round of 8 Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 642 Round of 1282 Participant Bonus
1350 910 610 405 270 180 120 80 +50

1 If there are 64 or less participants, these point values will be reduced by 20%.

2A player receives no points for merely starting in the round of 64 or 128, such as through a bye or based on the number of players. Other than the participation bonus, you must win to earn points.

Swiss Tournament (top 8 advance to single elim playoff)

  • 120 pts per win
  • 60 pts for a bye
  • +50 points for participation
  • +60 points for anyone that missed the playoff that was tied with a player that did make the playoff
  • In the Top 8
    • +120 pts for 5-8th place
    • +240 pts for 3-4th place
    • +360 pts for 2nd place
    • +540 pts for 1st place

2 Stage Round Robin Tournament (top 3 from each group advance)

  • Group Stage (Stage 1)
    • +100 points per win
    • +50 points for participation
  • Single Elimination Stage (Stage 2)
    • +50 points for players that lose their first match in this stage
    • +100 points for Round of 32
    • +150 points for Round of 16
    • +225 points for Round of 8
    • +340 points for Round of 4
    • +505 points for 2nd place
    • +760 points for 1st place

2-Stage Double Elimination Tournament

Stage 1based on in which round of the Losers bracket a player is eliminated

Losers Rd 6 Losers Rd 5 Losers Rd 4 Losers Rd 3 Losers Rd 1-21
215 170 135 110 50 or 85

1Most players eliminated in Rounds 1-2 will have no wins; they receive 50 points. Any players eliminated in Round 2 with one win will receive 85 points.

Stage 2 4 round Swiss including Top 16 players from Stage 1

  • +50 pts for the 8 players that finished Stage 1 with no losses
  • 1300 pts to the 1 player that finished 4-0 in Stage 2
  • 800 pts to the 4 players that finished 3-1 in Stage 2
  • 510 pts to the 6 players that finished 2-2 in Stage 2
  • 340 pts to the 4 players that finished 1-3 in Stage 2
  • 270 pts to the 1 player that finished 0-4 in Stage 2

Season Finals (4 concurrent events)

Tier 1 Round Robin – Players Ranked 1-12

  • 200 pts per win in group play
  • +100 pts for participating
  • In the Top 4
    • +235 pts for 4th place
    • +355 pts for 3rd place
    • +535 pts for 2nd place
    • +800 pts for 1st place

Tier 2 Round Robin – Players Ranked 13-24

  • 150 pts per win in group play
  • +75 pts for participating
  • In the Top 4
    • +175 points for 4th place
    • +265 pts for 3rd place
    • +400pts for 2nd place
    • +600 pts for 1st place

Tier 3 Round Robin – Players Ranked 25-36

  • 115 pts per win in group play
  • +60 pts for participating
  • In the Top 4
    • +135 points for 4th place
    • +205 points for 3rd place
    • +305 pts for 2nd place
    • +460 pts for 1st place

Single Elimination – Players Ranked 37 & below

  • 700 pts – 1st place2
  • 465 ps – 2nd place
  • 310 pts – Round of 4 (semi-finals)
  • 205 pts – Round of 8 (quarter-finals)
  • 135 pts – Round of 16
  • 90 pts – Round of 32
  • 60 pts – Round of 64
  • 40 pts – Round of 128
  • +50 pts for participation

2This scoring is selected so that the winner of the Single Elimination Season Final will not finish ahead of the Tier 3 Round Robin winner in the overall season rankings.