Gambit, Heroic & FURIA invited to BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021

BLAST has unveiled the last three invitees of the Spring Showdown 2021 qualifying tournament, the winners of which will play in the league's spring season finale. Gambit, Heroic, and FURIA have been granted the slots.

A total of sixteen teams will participate in the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021, six of which are group stage underdogs of the spring season finals: Astralis, G2, Liquid, OG, Vitality and MIBR. Another seven spots will be taken by the finalists of regional qualifying tournaments, which will be held in Europe, Scandinavia, Iberia, CIS, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa.

The upcoming event will take place April 13-18. In addition to two slots at the BLAST Premier Spring Final 2021, participants will draw a cash prize of $162,500.

BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021 participants list:

 Winner of the European Qualification (Fantasyexpo Cup Spring 2021)
 Winner of the Scandinavian qualification (BLAST Nordic Masters Spring 2021)
 Winner of the Iberian qualification (LVP Unity Cup 2021)
 Winner of CIS qualification (Winstrike CIS Cup Spring 2021)
 Winner of the North American qualification (VENN Invitational Spring 2021)
 Winner of the South American qualification (FiReLEAGUE Latin Power Spring 2021)
 Winner of the Middle East/Africa qualification (Calyx Dune Cup: Spring 2021)