BLAST is bringing their considerable expertise to the world of Valorant, hosting the final Ignition Series event for Europe.
The three-day event will feature the dominant G2 Esports, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Team Liquid and FunPlus Phoenix, plus a further eight teams that are yet to be determined.
Select your agents and begin your ascent. We are proud to host the next EU Ignition Series, providing you with:— BLAST VALORANT (@BLASTValorant) September 8, 2020
💥 3 days of explosive game-play
💥 4 dominating @PLAYVALORANT teams
💥 €50,000 prize pool
💥 Further announcements to come#TwitchInvitationalpic.twitter.com/mGdoWwrwpf
The tournament will run throughout the weekend with the first day of matches set for Friday 11th, September.
Here is everything you need to know.
Playoffs: September 11th - 13th
- Four Teams
- Double-Elimination Bracket
- All matches except the Grand Final (Bo5) are Bo3.
Fri, 11th September
|Upper Bracket Semifinals||FunPlus Phoenix vs Ninjas in Pyjamas||6:30 am||9:30 am||2:30 pm|
|G2 Esports vs Team Liquid||10:30 am||1:30 pm||6:30 pm|
Sat, 12th September
|Lower Semifinal||TBD vs TBD||6:30 am||9:30 am||2:30 pm|
|Upper Bracket Final||TBD vs TBD||10:30 am||1:30 pm||6:30 pm|
Sun, 13th September
|Lower Bracket Final||TBD vs TBD||7:30 am||8:30 am||1:30 pm|
|Grand Final||TBD vs TBD||9:30 am||12:30 pm||5:30 pm|
- G2 Esports
- FunPlus Pheonix
- Ninjas in Pyjamas
- Team Liquid
In total there is €50,000 up for grabs, with the top team taking away €25,000.
How to watch
Fans of competitive Valorant will be able to catch all the action from the BLAST Twitch channel.
The casking desk will feature Freya "Freya" Spiers, James "BanKs" Banks, Mitch "MitchMatch" McBridge, and Tom "Tombizz" Bissmire familiar faces to anyone who has been tuning into the Ignition Series.
We have included the BLAST Twitch channel below, so sit back, relax and enjoy three days of high-level Valorant action.