The Apex Legends ALGS Split 2 Playoffs will be taking place in July, the second Apex LAN in 2023 at London’s Copper Box Arena. Here’s the key info.
ALGS Split 2 Playoffs dates and general info
The Apex Legends Global Series ALGS Split 2 Playoffs will be returning to the Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20 3HB on July 13th to 16th 2023.
This time around, EA is bringing all competition to the Main Stage, meaning fans will be able to watch their favourite team’s matches throughout the four-day tournament.
There will also be activities there including meet and greets, giveaways and more.
The news comes after TSM were crowned ALGS Split 1 winners at the first Apex Legends London LAN of 2023 earlier this year, and a few days after UK Apex Legends talent featured in the top three teams at the ALGS EMEA Regional Finals last weekend.
Tickets for ALGS Split 2 Playoffs in London
Tickets for the event will go on sale Monday May 15th 2023 from 8am PDT (4pm BST) on the Apex Legends Split 2 Playoffs Eventbrite page.
Single-day and four-day tickets will be available. Pricing will be revealed on the Eventbrite page.
Tickets are general admission, meaning seats are not assigned.
Which teams are taking part in the ALGS Split 2 Playoffs?
The 40 teams taking part at the Playoffs include:
- Glytch Energy
- 100 Thieves
- Complexity Gaming
- Luminosity Gaming
- Ganbare Otousan
- Crazy Raccoon
- FC Destroy
- Fire Beavers
- Jlingz Esports
- Element 6
- MDY White
- F/A Players
ALGS Split 2 finals format and schedule
The Group Stage will see teams split into four groups of ten to play a six-match series against every other group.
On Saturday, July 15th, the Bracket Stage will begin and teams will be seeded into the double-elimination bracket based on their Group Stage performance.
After playing through the double-elimination bracket on Saturday, the top 20 teams will advance to the Match Point Finals on Sunday July 16th.
The Finals will consist of a single Match Point format series to determine the Split 2 Playoffs Champion.
The @PlayApexEsports Twitter account will share info on Twitch drops, broadcast talent, Multiview, alternate language feeds and a watch party with NiceWigg and Greek over the next few weeks.
Prizing at Split 2 Playoffs
Teams will be competing for their share of the $1m prize pool and Playoff Points to help them qualify for the upcoming ALGS Year 3 Championship.
The prize money will be distributed amongst the top 20 teams.
For more information on the distribution of Playoff Points, there’s the ALGS Official Rules.
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