Anders and Mauisnake partner up for BLAST Premier Showdown
The nine-person lineup will bring you all the action from both the North American and European events.
BLAST has announced the talent that will be guiding the viewers through the Premier Fall Showdown. The teams in both events will be competing for a spot in the BLAST Premier Fall Final 2022 which will take place between November 23-27.
On the desk Freya "Freya" Spiers will be hosting alongside Danny "mahone" Hsieh, Mathieu "Maniac" Quiquerez and Jacob "Pimp" Winneche as analysts whilst James "BanKs" Banks will hold down the interviewing duties.
The commentating list includes a mixture of the old and the new with Anders "Anders" Blume and Alex "Mauisnake" Ellenberg partnering up for the first time since ESL Pro League Season 15 during group C. The partnership will be joined by the PGL Antwerp Major semi-finalist casting duo of Conner "Scrawny" Girvanand Mohan "launders" Govindasamy.
Both BLAST Premier Fall Showdown North America and Europe will run from October 19-23 with the European games starting earlier in the day. There are four top 20 teams in attendance in the European event in Vitality, Heroic, Astralis, and BIG.
As for the North American showdown, there is only one top 20 team in Complexity who recently failed to qualify for the Rio Major at the Americas RMR, joined by Evil Geniuses, 00NATION, MIBR,
The complete list of talent for BLAST Premier Fall Showdown can be found below:
Freya "Freya" Spiers - Desk Host
Mathieu "Maniac" Quiquerez - Analyst
Jacob "Pimp" Winneche - Analyst
Danny "mahone" Hsieh - Analyst
James "BanKs" Banks - Interviewer
Alex "Mauisnake" Ellenberg - Commentator
Anders "Anders" Blume - Commentator
Conner "Scrawny" Girvan - Commentator
Mohan "launders" Govindasamy - Commentator