Riot Games
has drawn the Play-In and Group Stages of the 2020 League of Legends World Championship.

Teams will fight in a round robin system with each team in the group once.
The matches will be played in the best-of-1 format.
The teams that will take the first lines in this stage will go directly to the main stage.

Play-In playoffs stage will be played by the teams that took 2-4 places according to the results of the group stage.
These matches will be played in a Best-of-5 format.
The top two teams from the Play-In playoffs will also receive slots in the Worlds 2020 group stage.

The 2020 League of Legends World Championship
will run offline from September 25 to October 31.
The format of the tournament has been changed as Vietnamese teams will not be able to participate in the championship due to restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic.