BLAST Premier Fall Groups Concludes: 6 Teams Advance to Fall Finals
The Play-In phase ended on July 23rd. The Fall Groups tournament determined which teams would proceed to the BLAST Fall Final and the intermediary Showdown tournament.
Six teams have qualified for the BLAST Premier: Fall Final 2023: three group winners (Ninjas in Pyjamas, Heroic, FaZe Clan) and three top best from the Play-In stage (Team Vitality, Natus Vincere, Astralis).
The remaining teams will compete in the Showdown tournaments. BIG, G2 Esports, Team Liquid, and OG have entered the European Showdown, while Evil Geniuses and Complexity Gaming are set to compete in the American one.
Both Showdown tournaments will take place from October 4 to 8. The $425,000 Fall Final is scheduled for November 22 to 26.