BLAST will change the distribution of prize money in the tournament to support the teams and players during a pandemic

Company BLAST, dedicated to the tournament on CS: GO, made adjustments to the distribution of the prize fund. Due to the pandemic COVID-19, many teams have been hit hard financially, so the organization decided to help them. Now, with the prize of upcoming tournaments will be reduced, but will increase the fees for participation. The decision was agreed with the clubs-partners. Since 2021 the new format will touch and teams who have not previously worked with the BLAST. Their participation will also be paid for, regardless of whether they occupy a prize or not. CEO of BLAST Robbie DUEK said that this innovation will help protect and develop a favorable ecosystem among teams and organizations involved in his company of Event. The next tournament will be the organization of the BLAST Premier Fall Series, divided into BLAST Premiere Fall Series 2020 Europe and BLAST Premiere Fall Series 2020 Americas. The first will be held from October 23 to 25, and the second – from October 29 to November 4.