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Live Darts Iceland Open Series 2020

Live Darts Iceland proudly presents the Open Series, a series of 10 knockout tournaments held every week from August 17th to October 25th 2020 with cash prizes for both event winners and runner ups along with cash prizes for the top players on the Open Series Order of Merit. You are not required to play in every event but you will be eligible for points on the Order of Merit for every event you enter. The events will be played remotely using Dartconnect and selected games will be live streamed. The LDI Open Series is available to all dart players around the world with the following requirements:

  • A Dartconnect account (free guest account or premium)
  • Two devices, one for the Dartconnect scoring application and one for the videocall
  • A Facebook messenger account

Entry fee
Entry fee for each Open Series event will be 10GBP, 12USD or 1.500 ISK paid via:
Paypal to mattiorn86@gmail.com (use family and friends option). 
Bank transfer USD: IBAN IS85 0123 3810 0074 0909 8631 79 / SWIFT: NBIIISRE
Bank transfer ISK: kt. 090986-3179 rn. 0142-26-109110

Registration
Each Open Series event starts on a Monday and finishes on the following Sunday. Registration for each event is until 22:00 GMT on Sunday. Registration is not confirmed until entry fee has been paid.

Format
All games are SIDO 501, best of 15 legs up until the semi finals which are best of 17 legs and the final will be best of 19 legs. The first event will be drawn randomly but the following 9 events will be seeded with the top 8 players from the Order of Merit seeded. First leg will be a random start and alternating after that. 

Prize structure
70% of the total entry fee will be used for the prize pot which will be split into two halves:
-50% to the winner and runner up of each event (Winner 70%, runner up 30%)
-50% to the top players of the Order of Merit (1st place 50%, 2nd place 30%, 3rd place 15%, 4th place 5%) 

Order of Merit structure
Winner: 28 points
Runner up: 21 points
Semi final losers: 15 points
Quarter final losers: 10 points
Last 16 losers: 6 points
Last 32 losers 3 points

Live streaming
For maximum quality of the live stream it is recommended to set up a computer with OBS Studio installed with one or two webcams (its possible to use the built in webcam if you are using a laptop). Here are instructions on how to set up OBS Studio and send the feed to Live Darts Iceland’s main streaming computer: OBS STUDIO INSTRUCTIONS

Registration
Please register below. Registration is not confirmed until payment has been made.