SL i-League StarSeries S4 will be held from 17 to 25 February 2018 at the stadium "Kiev Cybersport Arena" in the Ukrainian capital. The prize fund of the championship will be $ 300,000, for which 16 teams will compete. Eleven teams will receive direct invitations from the organizers, and the remaining five will be determined after qualifications by region (America, Europe and China).
The first selection round will be held in the Chinese region, scheduled for December 28-31. Eight teams will start playing from the group stage, which will take place in GSL-format with 4 teams in each group. Then the meetings of the four strongest teams in the Double Elimination play-off grid will take place, after which the holders of two slots on the SL i-League StarSeries S4 from China will be determined.
Sowing the group stage of Chinese qualification:
The remaining information about the SL i-League StarSeries S4 will be announced by the organizers of the tournament as early as 2018.