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BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 American Showdown


[e][h]BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 American Showdown
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Teams:
8
Prize Pool:
$142,500 USD
Start Date:
2020-06-01
End Date:
2020-06-07
Liquipedia Tier:
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Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Nuke • Mirage • Overpass • Train • Vertigo


The BLAST Premier Spring Showdown was initially intended to be held on LAN in an unannounced location but was later moved online and regionalized due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19. [1]

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Desk Host:
  • Analysts:

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: June 1st - 4th, 2020
    • Two round-robin format groups:
      • Each group has 4 teams
      • All matches are Bo1
      • 3 points for a win, 1 point for a tie
    • Top three teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs: June 5th - 7th, 2020
    • Two single-elimination gauntlets
      • Teams are seeded using the Group Stage
      • No Grand Final match is played
      • All matches are Bo3
    • A third-place match is played
    • Top three teams proceed to the Americas Finals

Prize Pool[edit]

$142,500 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Tournament Circuit Points
Place BLAST Premier Circuit BLAST Premier
A1A21st - 2nd 800 pts
A3A43rd - 4th 400 pts
A5A65th - 6th 300 pts
A7A87th - 8th 200 pts

Participants[edit]

1 April 4th - Evil Geniuses part ways with United States ImAPet. [2]
2 April 10th - Evil Geniuses sign Brazil zews as the team's new coach. [3]
1 March 25th - MIBR part ways with Brazil zews. Brazil dead takes over as coach. [4]
2 May 19th - MIBR acquire Brazil trk from Team One as Argentina meyern is moved to the bench. [5][6]
1 April 28th - 100 Thieves part ways with Serbia kassad. [7]
2 May 26th - 100 Thieves sign United States ImAPet as their new coach. [8]
Cloud9
1South Africa JT
2United States motm
3United States oSee
4United States floppy
5South Africa Sonic
CSouth Africa T.c

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
June 1st - 4th, 2020
. MIBR -
. FURIA Esports -
. Gen.G Esports -
. Chaos Esports Club -

Group B[edit]

Group B
June 1st - 4th, 2020
. Evil Geniuses -
. 100 Thieves -
. Cloud9 -
. Triumph -


Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
 Group A 2nd Place
 Group A 2nd Place
 Group B 3rd Place
June 5, 2020 - 17:00 EDT
 Group B 3rd Place
Finals
 Group B 1st Place
 Group B 1st Place
TBD
June 6, 2020 - 17:00 EDT
 Group B 2nd Place
 Group B 2nd Place
 Group A 3rd Place
June 5, 2020 - 13:30 EDT
 Group A 3rd Place
 Group A 1st Place
 Group A 1st Place
TBD
June 6, 2020 - 13:30 EDT
Play-in Match
 Loser of Final 1
 Loser of Final 1
 Loser of Final 2
June 7, 2020 - 17:00 EDT
 Loser of Final 2

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