The brackets for the 2023 LoL World Championship play-in stage have been fixed. As the final teams and seeds were confirmed, the draw for the play-ins was held. GAM Esports will face LOUD and PSG Talon will face Movistar R7.
On the other side of the bracket, CTBC Flying Oyster and DetonatioN FocusMe will clash, while Team Whales will play against the winner of the Worlds Qualifying Series between Golden Guardians and Team BDS. The Worlds Qualifying Series will be held Oct. 9 at LoL Park.
The play-in stage brackets will be played in a double-elimination format. The first two rounds of the play-in stage will be best-of-three series, and the final qualification matches will be in best-of-five.
The play-ins will begin on Oct. 10, and all of the games will be played at LoL Park in Seoul. The following Swiss Stage will be held from Oct. 19 through 23 and 26 through 29 at KBS Arena.