From 2019 Spring, NEXT becames a team tournament.
Netease Esports X Tournaments/2019/Spring
Group Stage: Single Round Robin
Team format is Bo5
Each matches have three individual games and one 2v2 game, all the game is Bo1.
If the previous four games are tied, there will be an Ace match.
Winner get three points. Finally, if any 2 teams get the same score, There will be a Bo1 tie-breaker.
Top 3 advance to Playoffs.
Playoffs: double elimination
3 teams from the group stage and 1 invited team to play the double elimination tournament
Except Grand Finals, the format is the same as Group Stage.
Grand Finals: The front three and the last three games are individual. The fourth game is 2v2. All the games are Bo1. Each players only can play two games.