TFT Challenger Series Rules, Format, & Prize Pool

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Challenger Series Overview

The Challenger Series is an event that takes place in a third straight season. The top 2 players of this tournament will qualify for the Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale. 

Event Date: January 8th-9th, 4pm PST

  • Sign up closes: January 4th 11:59pm PST
  • Invites are based on January 5th's snapshot


  • Permanent resident of NA.
  • Top of 16 ranked players based off of sign ups and January 5th snapshot.
  • Players must not be qualified for the Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale through other tournaments prior to sign ups.
  • Players must sign up before the sign up form closes.


Day 1: 16 players will compete in five games. Lobbies will be seeded based on players' snapshots rank. Lobbies will be reseeded every two games based on players' tournament placements. The top 8 players advance to Day 2.

Day 2: Eight players will compete in a series of games. In order to with the tournament, players must first get 24 points and then a first place win, or gain 40 points total. The first win condition precedes the second.

Point System

  • 1st: 10
  • 2nd: 8
  • 3rd: 7
  • 4th: 6
  • 5th: 4
  • 6th: 3
  • 7th: 2
  • 8th: 1

Prize Pool

8 players will compete for the prize pool of $2,500 USD. 

  • 1st: $800 + Direct Invite to Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale
  • 2nd: $500 + Direct Invite to Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale
  • 3rd: $400
  • 4th: $300
  • 5th: $200
  • 6th: $150
  • 7th: $100
  • 8th: $50


The Challenger Series is a Teamfight Tactics' tournament from NA region with a prize pool of $2,500 USD and the top 2 players qualify for the Gizmos & Gadgets Mid-Set Finale.

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