Press releases • May 08, 2019 16:01 UTC
BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles 2019 takes place in Galen Center, Los Angeles on July 12-13. The global Counter-Strike tournament is coming to the entertainment capital with some of the best Counter-Strike teams in the world and one of this generation's most popular rock bands: Asking Alexandria. With BLAST's newly announced Season Leaderboard, everything is at stake in Los Angeles.
Press releases • Apr 16, 2019 08:45 UTC
BLAST Pro Series welcomes the media to attend BLAST Pro Series Madrid, the first ever BLAST event in Spain. This mail include relevant information about the tournament, accreditation application, and application process.
Press releases • Apr 09, 2019 18:00 UTC
BLAST Pro Series teams up with new partners: Burger King, GFUEL, Play Top Frag, Vertagear. Leo Matlock, Head of Commercial Solutions at RFRSH Entertainment: - We’re ecstatic to see more and more major brands share our ambition to deliver world-class live entertainment and content to reach millions of esports fans, Matlock says. In total 7 major partners have signed up with BLAST Miami.
Press releases • Apr 09, 2019 14:28 UTC
All the numbers surrounding BLAST Pro São Paulo are out in an easily digestible infographic format. 7,000 live spectators in a sold-out arena, 6.3 million unique online viewers, live or editorial content to 194 million households in 130 countries & territories across five continents. BLAST Pro Series' partner in Brazil, GLOBO TV, reached a total of 106 million people across their channels.
Press releases • Apr 05, 2019 08:00 UTC
Together with local partners different qualifier formats will be tested at selected events throughout the 2019 season of BLAST Pro Series, starting with Madrid on May 10-11. Jordi Roig, Executive Producer for BLAST Pro Series: - By introducing the first ever qualifier to a BLAST Pro Series tournament, we are taking the next step towards rooting BLAST Pro Series deeper into the community.
Press releases • Apr 01, 2019 14:06 UTC
The full program for BLAST Pro Series Miami on April 12-13 is now available. Two days of top-level Counter-Strike, fitted into time slots that best suits the many great esports fans on the east coast of the US. West coast Counter-Strike enthusiasts and curious newcomers won't have to look far for world-class esports entertainment. BLAST Pro Series is coming to LA on July 12-13.
Press releases • Mar 27, 2019 15:23 UTC
BLAST Pro Series Miami welcomes the media to attend the first ever BLAST tournament on US soil. Read about details regarding the event, accreditation application, and application process.
Press releases • Mar 25, 2019 16:14 UTC
Los Angeles will be the fourth stop on the 2019 calendar of BLAST Pro Series. Three months after premiering the spectacular tournament in the US, BLAST Pro Series takes world-class esports entertainment to Los Angeles on 12-13 July. After a succesful event in São Paulo, Brazil in front of 7,000 people, BLAST Pro Series is ready to take world class esports entertainment to the US.
Press releases • Mar 24, 2019 01:34 UTC
Astralis and Liquid continued their rivalry in the final of BLAST Pro Series São Paulo. In the end Astralis won their third BLAST trophy. Andreas "Xyp9x" Højsleth, Astralis: - Winning is not easy. It's hard work, but I'm really happy that we won in São Paulo. It's a great crowd, a great city and we love you, Andreas "Xyp9x" Højsleth told the crowd in the arena.
Press releases • Mar 20, 2019 12:32 UTC
7Sports and ProSieben MAXX has entered a partnership that involves TV and online broadcasting rights for BLAST Pro Series tournaments in 2019 starting with São Paulo. Stefan Zant, Managing Director and COO of 7Sports: - Via the licensing agreement for the BLAST Pro Series, we have secured one of the largest and most relevant Counter-Strike tournaments for ProSieben MAXX and eSports.com.
Press releases • Mar 12, 2019 14:37 UTC
RFRSH Entertainment and Spanish Komodo has signed a long term strategic partnership around all BLAST Pro Series tournaments and activities in Spain over the coming years. The partnership begins with BLAST Pro Series Madrid that will take place May 10-11 in Madrid Arena and offer a prize pool of 250,000 dollars for six of the best Counter-Strike teams in the world.
Press releases • Mar 04, 2019 15:47 UTC
The lineup for BLAST Pro Series São Paulo on March 22-23 has been finalized and what better team to fill the last spot than the Finnish major finalists ENCE. Aleksi “allu” Jalli, ENCE: - We’re very excited to be invited to BLAST Pro Series in São Paulo. Watching the BLAST tournaments is so much fun and playing on that stage will be a rush! It will almost be a rematch of the Major play-offs.
Press releases • Mar 03, 2019 14:12 UTC
BLAST Pro Series vandt lørdag den 2. marts prisen for "Årets Event" til en prisuddeling i Portugal. Hæderen kommer efter at Lissabon i december 2018 var værter for BLAST. João Amorim, Commercial Manager, Altice Arena: - Vi havde fornøjelsen af at være de første værter for BLAST Pro Series i Lissabon. Det var en stor oplevelse for alle, og de fremmødte skabte en fantastisk stemning i arenaen.
Press releases • Mar 03, 2019 12:21 UTC
João Amorim, Commercial Manager, Altice Arena: - We had the pleasure of hosting the very first BLAST Pro Series Lisbon. It was an incredible experience for all involved and the fans created a great atmosphere. The event has a very positive and inclusive vibe to it and is really entertainment for all with focus on just that: Fun, engaging, educational, inclusive and exciting entertainment.
Press releases • Feb 27, 2019 15:11 UTC
BLAST Pro Series will start off 2019 with two major events in São Paulo, Brazil and Miami, US. Jordi Roig, Executive Producer for BLAST Pro Series - 2019 will be a groundbreaking season for BLAST with new and very exciting formats being introduced. We’ll be presenting a new Formula1 like tournament format with a new point system and a massive global final tournament at the end of the year.
Press releases • Feb 05, 2019 10:03 UTC
Mindre end otte timer efter billetsalget til BLAST Pro Series São Paulo åbnede var billetterne revet væk. - Den overvældende interesse er tegn på, at esport slet ikke har nået sin fulde størrelse. BLAST er et ungt koncept, og vi fylder arenaer op i hele verden. Interessen er enorm og vokser eksponentielt for hver BLAST-turnering , siger Jordi Roig, Executive Producer, BLAST Pro Series.
Press releases • Jan 30, 2019 16:02 UTC
National TV Station Globo describes BLAST Pro Series as "2019's biggest esports event in Brazil". On March 22nd and 23rd the first ever South American version of the global tournament will be played in Sao Paulo, where home town favourites and national heroes MIBR will challenge the world's number 1 team Astralis. 4 more teams will be announced over the coming days. Ticket sales open Friday.
Press releases • Jan 25, 2019 13:32 UTC
"The biggest esports tournament in Brazil in 2019!" Globo TV has entered a long term strategic partnership with RFRSH Entertainment on broadcasting and producing BLAST Pro Series and Leandro Valentim, Head of Sports Businesses Development at Grupo Globo, looks forward to broadcasting the spectacle from around the world. Globo is the second largest tv network in the world.