ECS Season 6 dates, qualifiers announced
Esports Championship Series (ECS) organiser FACEIT has announced the dates for the sixth edition of the league.
Qualification for the FACEIT-run league will kick off on September 17 in Europe and North America. Both regions will feature two open qualifiers, with the finalists advancing to the next stage, called Challenger Cup.
The qualified sides will join three invitees and a team relegated from Season 5 in the Challenger Cup, scheduled for September 27-30. The top two sides per Challenger Cup will advance to ECS Season 6, which will run from October 3 through November 8.
Teams can sign up for the open qualifiers by clicking the links below:
According to FACEIT, the dates and location of the ECS Season 6 Finals will be announced "soon". The previous edition came to an end in June with Astralis claiming the title over Liquid at the SSE Arena, which will stage the FACEIT Major playoffs, kicking off on Thursday.