League of Legends

  1. Teams will have 30 minutes after match start time to join the lobby. Failure to do so will result in forfeit.
  2. The Lobby Leader has side selection for the match and must start the game immediately after both teams indicate through chat that they are ready to play.
  3. Coaches are encouraged to communicate with the opponent’s coach via the PlayVS Coach Discord server.
  4. Matches include two games. Each game has a different game code.
  5. Game codes will be updated in the Match Panel for coaches and players.
  6. If given a Blind Pick code from PlayVS, you will receive a second Blind Pick code for game 2. 
  7. Games may show as ended, under review, or live.
  8. Ended - The match correctly ended and stats will be shown.
  9. Under Review - The match has an issue that needs to be reviewed by PlayVS.

Common reasons for Under Review:

  1. At least one player used a disconnected Summoner Name.
  2. A team used an incorrect Game Code.
  3. Technical difficulties.
  1. Live - The match did not end due to technical difficulties. The issue must be reviewed by PlayVS. Please contact support@playvs.com if you notice this issue.

IT Steps: Day of Match (at least 1 hour before)

  1. Restart each computer.
  2. Update the patch for the game by logging into the League of Legends game client on each computer.
  3. Give your IT department a heads up and have them on standby if any technical issues come up during matches.

Match Setup Steps – At match time 

PlayVS Platform

  1. Each player must log in his/her account at www.playvs.com. Players should see a new sidebar with match information.
  2. Click the “Copy Tournament Code” button on the sidebar at match start time.
  3. A box will pop-up. The Tournament Code will automatically be copied. Players just need to click on “Launch Client” button to launch League of Legends.
  4. The League of Legends client will open. Make sure players log in to the game client with the account that matches the summoner name they put in their PlayVS profile.

League of Legends Client

  1. Click play and select the trophy button in the top right corner.
  2. Enter Tournament code (copy and paste from www.playvs.com).
  3. Join the lobby in order (Top, Jungle, Mid, ADC, Support).
  4. Teams will have 30 minutes after match start time to join the lobby. Failure to do so will result in forfeit.
  5. The first player into the lobby is known as the Lobby Leader.

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