PG Nationals is the domestic Italian league featuring eight Italian teams in a long form season featuring a round robin group stage that seeds into the playoffs that will decide the best team in Italy and the Italian seed for the  European Masters Spring.

Prior to the main regular season there will be a promotion tournaments with the lowest placing teams in the previous season defending their spot against teams that qualify through an open bracket.

Tournament Format

Promotion

Single elimination bracket with the Open Qualifier teams seeded into the round of 6 and the teams from 2018 PGN Summer season will be seeded into the qualifying matches.

All matches are best-of-five.