Press releases • Jun 26, 2019 11:59 UTC
When BLAST Pro Series on November 1 and 2 returns to Copenhagen, the tournament aims for a third consecutive full house in the 12,000 capacity Royal Arena. The audience in Royal Arena will be guaranteed to see 6 of the world’s best teams live on stage: Team Liquid, NiP, NaVi and Astralis have already been announced with two additional teams to be revealed at a later stage.
Press releases • Jun 18, 2019 12:01 UTC
On September 13-14 the brand new state-of-the-art VTB Arena in central Moscow will host BLAST Pro Series’ 5th tournament of the 2019 Season. Up to 7.000 spectators are expected for a tournament that will showcase some of the world’s best teams and players. Of the 6 teams three have already been confirmed: Local favourites NaVi, Swedish legends NiP and the Finnish trainblazers from ENCE.
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 • 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 20, 2019 12:32 UTC
It’s been called 2019’s biggest esports event in South America and the arena was sold out in less than 8 hours. Millions will be watching online, TV stations in more than 130 countries will broadcast the show and today the list of commercial partners for BLAST Pro Series in Sao Paulo, has been announced. Among the partner brands are Sky, Ben & Jerry's, Red Bull, Omen by HP and Betway.
Press releases • Feb 14, 2019 14:55 UTC
For the first time ever BLAST Pro Series will bring the newest and most spectacular live esports format to US. On April 13, 6 of the world's best Counter-Strike teams with some of esports' biggest stars will battle it out live on stage in Miami's Watsco Center for a total prize pool of 250,000 dollars. The show has sold out in all arenas so far and tickets for Miami go live February 20.
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.