Gamers Without Borders 2020
A $10 million charity prize fund. A community rallying together against Covid-19. Gamers Without Borders is the gaming world’s biggest battle yet. Held over seven weeks, elite gamers will unite to compete in one-off tournaments fought out in the most thrilling titles in gaming. The winners will give their share of $10 million prize money to one of many international charities fighting on the front-line against the spread of coronavirus.
From May 15 to 17, top European and CIS teams will battle it out for a $1.5 million prize pool all for charity. Teams will select one of the Charity partnered organizations with GWBPS to donate their earnings. The first-place team can donate up to $750,000, while the bottom four teams will be able to contribute at least $50,000.
- Eight invited teams
- Single-elimination bracket
- Grand Final is Bo5, all other matches are Bo3
The talent for the broadcast was announced on May 14th, 2020.
$1,500,000 USD are spread among the teams choice of charity as seen below:
|1st||$750,000||GAVI - IFRC||Team Secret|
|Ninjas in Pyjamas|
|Peak Viewers||1 136 010|
|Average Viewers||543 064|
|Hours Watched||12 716 739|
- gwbps (2020-05-14). "The @Dota2 International Elite tournament is coming to you in 7 different languages!". twitter.com.