The Gauntlet North America consists of two stages a Qualifier tournament, open to all teams, and a Knockout stage for teams made of November Contenders participants as well as the four finalists of the open qualifier. Organized by Blizzard with a prize pool of $100,000.

Tournament Format

The tournament will feature 12 teams in a double elimination bracket.

All series are first-to-three, except for Grand Finals, which are first-to-4.