DreamHack Open - 2020 - Summer 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 - Summer Season - America is the second chance out of four (after Anaheim) for Americans and Oceanians players to grant EPT points and qualify for the tour-ending championship.
The U.S.A. player Hitman won, beating his countryman CrunCher in final.
Among the 8 participants, 6 players qualified and the two best American performers at Anaheim are invited : Hitman & Ark (n3m0n1c was tied with Ark but forfeited).
The qualifier system got 2 steps :
- three open qualifiers offer spots for the closed qualifier :
- one closed qualifier on August 1st & 2nd offers 6 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.
- August 5th-6th : semi-finals,
- August 7th : winners' finals,
- August 8th : losers' round 1,
- August 9th : losers' finals.
The 4 players remaining fight through a Bo5 single elimination bracket :
- August 14th-15th : semi-finals,
- August 16th : final.
$ 5,000 and 760 ESL Pro Tour points are spread among the players as seen below :
|Amazonia||3||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||-||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||-|
|Concealed Hill||7||-||-||-||-||2||1||1||50.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||1||-|
|Echo Isles||6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||2||0||2||0.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||3||2||1||66.7 %||-||-||-||-|
|Last Refuge||7||-||-||-||-||2||0||2||0.0 %||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||3||1||2||33.3 %||-||-||-||-|
|Northern Isles||8||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||2||2||0||100.0 %||1||0||1||0.0 %||2||1||1||50.0 %||1||1||0||100.0 %||-||-||1||-|
|Terenas Stand LV||2||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||-||-||1||-|
|Twisted Meadows||1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1||0||1||0.0 %||-||-||-||-|
|Total Sum (Σ)||34||-||-||-||-||5||1||4||20.0 %||4||4||0||100.0 %||5||0||5||0.0 %||6||3||3||50.0 %||10||5||5||50.0 %||-||-||4||-|