The two-day qualifier for Code S Season 1 has concluded, finalizing the twenty-player roster for the main tournament. The top four Super Tournament finishers Zest, Dark, Maru, and Zoun received direct seeds, while sixteen players earned their spots through the qualifiers.
Code S Season 1 is scheduled to begin on March 21st, with the specific groups to be announced at a later date. Viewers should note that the Code S format has been significantly altered, though the first round of the tournament still consists of familiar 'GSL-style' groups.
The 2021 format of GSL featured 24 total players per season across both Code A and Code S. The 2022 format of GSL has removed Code A, but has expanded Code S to begin with 20 players (net reduction of four players per season). Here are the roster changes between Season 3 of 2021 and Season 1 of 2022: