LCS Summer Split Playoffs 2018

The regular Summer Split seasons of the EU and NA LCS 2018 were only the compulsory program – now the six most successful teams of each region have their free program. Not only a direct ticket to the League of Legends World Championship 2018 and important championship points for all challengers are on the line, the prize money for the qualified teams is also very impressive. After the Mid-Season Invitational Tournament 2018 the LoL World Championship is the second important international showdown for the world's strongest challengers – the Olympus of the professional League of Legends year. Besides the venues and match days of the LCS 2018 Summer Split Playoffs you will find all relevant information about the schedule and the teams as well as the prize money, the championship points and much more right here. Have fun with the Summer Split playoffs of the LCS 2018!

League of Legends Icon Facts about the 2018 LCS Summer Playoffs

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  • Date: 08/24 – 09/09/2018
  • 6 teams per LCS league
  • Format: Best-of-5
  • Patch: TBA
  • Winner qualifies for the 2018 LoL World Championship
  • NA Summer Playoffs Ticket Info
  • Location Summer Finals:
    • NA Playoffs – Oracle Arena, Oakland (California)
    • EU Playoffs – Palacio Vistalegre, Madrid (Spain)
  • Prize pool: TBA
  • Live streams for every game here

Since Riot 2018 entered into a direct partnership with the clubs for the first time in 2018 and decided to dispense with the specially organized promotion-tournaments as in the previous year, the information situation is so far been very thin.

League of Legends Icon Schedule and Start Times LCS 2018 Summer Playoffs

Schedule Overview:

EU LCS 2018 Logo
08/24/2018 – 08/25/2018:
Quarterfinals – EU Playoffs | Berlin
08/31/2018 – 09/01/2018:
Semifinals – EU Playoffs | Berlin
09/08/2018:
Match for 3rd – EU Playoffs | Madrid
09/09/2018:
Finals: Summer Playoffs | Madrid
NA LCS 2018 Logo
08/25/2018 – 08/26/2018:
Quarterfinals – NA Playoffs | Los Angeles
09/01/2018 – 09/02/2018:
Semifinals – NA Playoffs | Los Angeles
09/08/2018:
Match for 3rd – NA Playoffs | Oakland
09/09/2018:
Finals: Summer Playoffs | Oakland

EU LCS Summer Playoffs 2018

Qualified Teams European Playoffs

  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA

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Start Times shown in: GMT or GMT +1 during Summer Time
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Bracket and Schedule EU LCS 2018 Summer Split Playoffs

QUARTERFINALS
(08/24 – 08/25)
SEMIFINALS
(08/31 – 09/01)
EU Summer FINALS
(09/09/2018)
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
Seed#2: Bye to Semifinals Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
vs. Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 vs.
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Seed#1: Bye to Semifinals Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
vs. Match for 3rd place
(09/08/2018)
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0

Schedule and Dates EU LCS 2018 Summer Playoffs

 Quarterfinals EU LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Quarterfinals #1: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: August 24th , 09:00 AM PDT / 12:00 PM EDT / 18:00 CET

Quarterfinals #2: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: August 25th, 08:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM EDT / 17:00 CET

Semifinals EU LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Semifinals #1: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: August 31th, 09:00 AM PDT / 12:00 PM EDT / 18:00 CET

Semifinals #2: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 1st, 08:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM EDT / 17:00 CET

Finals EU LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Game for 3rd place: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 8th, 08:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM EDT / 17:00 CET

Grand Final: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 9th, 08:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM EDT / 17:00 CET

NA LCS Summer Playoffs 2018

Qualified Teams North American Playoffs

  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
  • Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA

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Start Times shown in: GMT or GMT +1 during Summer Time
Betting Odds presented by bet365. The listed odds are intended as a guide only and are subject to change. Please check current LoL odds on the bet365 website before placing any bets. Read more about esports betting at Bet365

Bracket and Schedule NA LCS 2018 Summer Split Playoffs

QUARTERFINALS
(08/25 – 08/26)
SEMIFINALS
(09/01 – 09/02)
NA Summer FINALS
(09/09/2018)
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
Seed#2: Bye to Semifinals Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
vs. Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 vs.
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Seed#1: Bye to Semifinals Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
vs. Match for 3rd place
(09/08/2018)
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0 Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA 0

Schedule and Dates NA LCS 2018 Summer Playoffs

 Quarterfinals NA LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Quarterfinals #1: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: August 25th , 03:00 PM PDT / 06:00 PM EDT / 23:00 CET

Quarterfinals #2: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: August 26th, 01:00 PM PDT / 04:00 PM EDT / 21:00 CEST

Semifinals NA LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Semifinals #1: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 1st, 03:00 PM PDT / 06:00 PM EDT / 23:00 CET

Semifinals #2: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 2nd, 01:00 PM PDT / 04:00 PM EDT / 21:00 CEST

Finals NA LCS Summer Playoffs – Schedule and Results 

Game for 3rd place: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 8th, 03:00 PM PDT / 06:00 PM EDT / 23:00 CET

Grand Final: Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA vs. TBA Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017     0 : 0 
Start Time: September 9th, 03:00 PM PDT / 06:00 PM EDT / 23:00 CET

League of Legends Icon Championship Points

In addition to the prize money and the direct ticket to the 2018 League of Legends World Championship, the LCS playoffs will also be played for Championship Points (CS Points). These points can be collected at both the Spring Playoffs and the LCS 2018 Summer Playoffs starting in August and determine which teams from the two LCS leagues qualify for the League of Legends World Championship 2018 (LoL Worlds).

Championship Points – Summer Playoffs 2018
NA LCS CS Points
EU LCS
Winner NA Playoffs
Qualified for LoL Worlds 2018 Winner EU Playoffs
2nd Place
90 Points 2nd Place
3rd Place 70 Points 3rd Place
4th Place 40 Points 4th Place
5th/6th Place 20 Points 5th/6th Place
5th/6th Place 20 Points 5th/6th Place

League of Legends Icon Prize Money distribution

A total prize pool amount of 200,000 USD will be paid out for each league within the framework of the Summer Playoffs 2018. Apparently, there is a slightly different distribution key of prize money in both LoL leagues again this year. You can check the tables below for the total distribution of prize money per placement.

Prize money Overview EU LCS – Summer Playoffs 2018

Placement Price Money Team
Winner EU Summer Playoffs EUR 80.000,- (+Ticket Worlds 2018) Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
2nd Place EUR 50.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
3rd Place EUR 30.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
4th Place EUR 20.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
5th/6th Place EUR 10.000,- (each) Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA

Prize money Overview NA LCS – Summer Playoffs 2018

Placement Price Money Team
Winner NA Summer Playoffs USD 100.000,- (+Ticket Worlds 2018) Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
2nd Place USD 50.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
3rd Place USD 30.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA
4th Place USD 20.000,- Logo Teams TBA Rift Rivals 2017 TBA

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