DreamHack Open - 2020 - Fall Season - America
Group stage: double elimination
Playoffs: single elimination
The ESL Pro Tour 2020 is the first world wide Warcraft III pro tour. It's organized, sponsored and hosted by ESL in collaboration with DreamHack.
The DreamHack Open - Fall Season - America is the third chance out of four for Americans and Oceanians players to grant EPT points and qualify for the tour-ending championship.
The U.S.A. player and summer champion Hitman won, beating his countryman CrunCher in a remake of the last season final.
Among the 8 participants, 4 players qualified and the last season 4 best American performers at are invited : Hitman, CrunCher, iNSUPERABLE & KiWiKaKi.
The qualifier system got 2 steps :
- two open qualifiers offer spots for the closed qualifier :
- one closed qualifier on September 19th-20th offers 4 spots for the main event.
Group stage (8 into 4)
The group stage consists of 2 groups of 4 players each :
- double elimination bracket,
- all matches played as Bo3,
- top 2 of each group advance to the playoffs.
- September 30th - October 1st : semi-finals,
- October 2nd : winners' finals,
- October 3rd : losers' round 1,
- October 4th : losers' finals.
The 4 players remaining fight through a Bo5 single elimination bracket :
- October 9th-10th : semi-finals,
- October 11th : final.
$ 5,000 and 950 ESL Pro Tour points are spread among the players as seen below :
|Amazonia||3||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Concealed Hill||8||-||-||-||-||2||0||2||0.0 %||-||-||-||-||2||1||1||50.0 %||2||1||1||50.0 %||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||1|
|Echo Isles||6||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||2||1||1||50.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||-||-||1||-|
|Last Refuge||7||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||2||0||2||0.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||1|
|Northern Isles||7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||2||1||1||50.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||2|
|Terenas Stand LV||4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||2||2||0||100.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||-|
|Twisted Meadows||1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Total Sum (Σ)||36||-||-||-||-||5||1||4||20.0 %||5||5||0||100.0 %||7||3||4||42.9 %||9||4||5||44.4 %||3||2||1||66.7 %||-||-||3||4|