BEYOND EPIC: Europe/CIS
The trio partnership of Epic Esports Events, RuHub and Beyond The Summit presents BEYOND EPIC, an online tournament featuring two divisions: Europe/CIS, and China, with a total prize pool of $250,000 USD. The joint tournament combines the experience of the three leading esports tycoons to achieve the best esports show among the world’s leading regions and teams.
- Ten invited teams
- Two teams from the closed qualifier
- Group Stage - June 15th - June 24th, 2020
- Two groups of six teams each
- Single round-robin
- All matches are Bo3
- 2-0 awards 3 points
- 2-1 awards 2.5 points
- 1-2 awards 0.4 points
- 0-2 awards 0 points
- Top two teams from each group advance to the Upper Bracket
- 3rd and 4th place teams from each group advance to the Lower Bracket
- Bottom two teams from each group are eliminated
- Playoffs - June 25th - June 28th, 2020
- Double-elimination bracket
- All matches except Grand Final are Bo3
- Grand Final is Bo5
$200,000 USD was spread among the teams as seen below:
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- 1 Team Empire Hope became Team Empire on June 14th, 2020.
- 2 Natus Vincere withdrew from the tournament on June 15th. They were replaced by B8.
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|Peak Viewers||306 039|
|Average Viewers||78 104|
|Hours Watched||8 890 755|
*Viewership stats for this page does not include the Chinese streams
- "Epic Esports Events, RuHub and Beyond The Summit announce BEYOND EPIC tournament". epicenter.gg. 2020-06-04.
- Outhouse Decorator (2020-06-14). "Team Empire Hope becomes the main roster of Team Empire!". empire.gg.
- RusseD (2020-06-15). "Natus Vincere will miss BEYOND EPIC". navi.gg.
- epicentergg (2020-06-15). "Team B8 to take the spot of @natusvincere in BEYOND EPIC tournament.". Twitter.