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The 2016 Mid-Season Invitational Schedule
BY eSports Team - April 10, 2016

The 2016 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) starts on May 4. Tune in for a clash of regional champions from North America (NA LCS), Europe (EU LCS), mainland China (LPL), Korea (LCK), and the LMS region (Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau), plus a wildcard slot (IWC) to be determined at the International Wild Card Invitational on April 16-23 in Mexico City.

Note: All dates and times are in Shanghai local time or China Standard Time (CST) which are of same time as Philippines

Group Stage:

Day 1 - Wednesday, May 4

● Start of show and opening ceremony - 13:30
● China vs. North America - 14:00
● Europe vs. LMS - 15:00
● Korea vs. IWC - 16:00
● North America vs. LMS - 17:00
● Europe vs. Korea - 18:00
● IWC vs. China - 19:00

Day 2 - Thursday, May 5

● North America vs. Europe - 13:30
● Korea vs. China - 14:30
● LMS vs. IWC - 15:30
● China vs. Europe - 16:30
● IWC vs. North America - 17:30
● Korea vs. LMS - 18:30

Day 3 - Friday, May 6

● LMS vs. China - 13:30
● North America vs. Korea - 14:30
● IWC vs. Europe - 15:30
● LMS vs. Korea - 16:30
● North America vs. IWC - 17:30
● Europe vs. China - 18:30

Day 4 - Saturday, May 7

● Europe vs. IWC - 13:30
● China vs. LMS - 14:30
● Korea vs. North America - 15:30
● LMS vs. Europe - 16:30
● North America vs. China - 17:30
● IWC vs. Korea - 18:30

Day 5 - Sunday, May 8

● China vs. IWC - 11:30
● LMS vs. North America - 12:30
● Korea vs. Europe - 13:30
● IWC vs. LMS - 14:30
● Europe vs. North America - 15:30
● China vs. Korea - 16:30

Knockout Stage:

The Knockout Stage is a single elimination, Best of 5 (Bo5) bracket that will be determined by the Group Stage results. The Knockout Stage takes place on May 13-15 with a Bo5 series per day starting at 13:30 each day.