Grandmasters 2020 Season 1 - Americas

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[e][h]Grandmasters 2020 Season 1 - Americas
League Information
Series:
Sponsor:
Server:
North America Americas
Type:
Online
Format:
Swiss Tournaments:
7 rounds
Group Stage:
Round Robin
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Start Date:
2020-04-17
End Date:
2020-06-07
Number of Players:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Grandmasters 2020 is the new Premier League of Blizzard.

Information[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Standard Mode
  • Weeks 1-3:
    • Swiss into Group Stage
    • 7 rounds of swiss off stream (Wednesday and Thursday)
    • Top 8 advance to Group Stage
    • Players gain points for their placements
    • Gameplay format changes every week:
  • Weeks 4-7:
    • Players sorted into two divisions, based on their points standings
    • Division A: Top 8 point-earning players
    • Division B: Total ranks 9-16
    • Round-robin gameplay over four weeks
    • Conquest with 1 ban
      • Top 6 of Division A advance to the Playoffs
      • Top 4 of Division B compete to determine who will join the Top 6 of Division A
      • 7th and 8th place in Division B are automatically relegated from GrandMasters
      • 7th and 8th place in Division A and 5th and 6th place in Division B compete to determine who will be relegated from GrandMasters as a third player
  • Playoffs:
    • Single Elimination
    • All matches are a Bo5

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

90,500 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

Playoffs prize money
Place Prize
A11st $2,000
A22nd $1,500
A33 - 4th $1,000
A55 - 6th $500
Group Stage winnings
Player Matches Winnings
W L
United States Zalae
6 1 $3,000
United States bloodyface
5 2 $2,500
Canada Eddie
5 2 $2,500
United States Firebat
5 2 $2,500
United States Gallon
5 2 $2,500
United States muzzy
5 2 $2,500
United States Fr0zen
4 3 $2,000
Canada lnguagehackr
4 3 $2,000
Mexico Empanizado
3 4 $1,500
United States ETC
3 4 $1,500
United States justsaiyan
3 4 $1,500
Canada Monsanto
2 5 $1,000
Argentina PNC
2 5 $1,000
Canada Purple
2 5 $1,000
Argentina Nalguidan
1 6 $500
United States PapaJason
1 6 $500
  • Each player starts with $3,500 USD base prize money
  • In addition to the Playoff prize money, the winning player will receive $500 USD for each Match win during the Group Stage.

Participants[edit]

Stage 1-3 Standings[edit]

Top 8
# Player #1 #2 #3 Total
1
United States Gallon
2 6 3 11
2
Canada Eddie
3 4 3 10
3
United States bloodyface
5 3 2 10
4
United States justsaiyan
4 2 4 10
5
Argentina Nalguidan
1 3 6 10
6
Canada lnguagehackr
3 5 1 9
7
Canada Monsanto
1 3 5 9
8
Mexico Empanizado
6 1 1 8
9
Argentina PNC
1 4 3 8
10
United States Fr0zen
4 2 2 8
11
Canada Purple
1 2 4 7
12
United States muzzy
3 1 3 7
13
United States Zalae
2 3 1 6
14
United States Firebat
2 2 2 6
15
United States ETC
3 1 1 5
16
United States PapaJason
2 1 2 5

Partecipants Finals Stage[edit]

Division A
United States Gallon 
Canada Eddie 
United States bloodyface 
United States justsaiyan 
Argentina Nalguidan 
Canada lnguagehackr 
Canada Monsanto 
Mexico Empanizado 
Division B
Argentina PNC 
United States Fr0zen 
Canada Purple 
United States muzzy 
United States Zalae 
United States Firebat 
United States ETC 
United States PapaJason 

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Division A[edit]

Division A
1. Canada Eddie 5-2 19-9
2. USA bloodyface 5-2 18-11
3. USA Gallon 5-2 16-10
4. Canada lnguagehackr 4-3 15-16
5. Mexico Empanizado 3-4 14-17
6. USA justsaiyan 3-4 16-16
7. Canada Monsanto 2-5 10-17
8. Argentina Nalguidan 1-6 8-20

Division B[edit]

Division B
1. USA Zalae 6-1 18-8
2. USA Firebat 5-2 17-16
3. USA muzzy 5-2 18-8
4. USA Fr0zen 4-3 16-12
5. USA ETC 3-4 14-15
6. Canada Purple 2-5 9-17
7. Argentina PNC 2-5 12-17
8. USA PapaJason 1-6 7-18

For more detailed results click here.


Relegation Bracket[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Play-in bracket[edit]

Round 1
 USA Zalae
3
 USA Fr0zen
0
 USA Firebat
3
 USA muzzy
2
Qualified
 USA Zalae
 USA Firebat

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]
Group A
1. Canada Eddie 2-0
2. Mexico Empanizado 2-1
3. Canada lnguagehackr 1-2
4. USA Firebat 0-2
Group B[edit]
Group B
1. USA bloodyface 2-0
2. USA justsaiyan 2-1
3. USA Zalae 1-2
4. USA Gallon 0-2

Grand Finals[edit]

Semifinals
 Canada Eddie
3
Eddie
justsaiyan
Warlock
Demon Hunter
Demon Hunter
Hunter
Rogue
Hunter
Warlock
Warlock
 USA justsaiyan
1
 USA bloodyface
3
bloodyface
Empanizado
Rogue
Warlock
Warlock
Warlock
Demon Hunter
Demon Hunter
Warlock
Demon Hunter
 Mexico Empanizado
1
Finals
 Canada Eddie
1
Eddie
bloodyface
Rogue
Rogue
Warlock
Demon Hunter
Rogue
Demon Hunter
Rogue
Warlock
 USA bloodyface
3

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Streams[edit]

Viewership Stats
Peak Viewers 11 722
Average Viewers 6 826
Hours Watched 851 486

References[edit]