The Vitality vs. NA’VI BLAST Premier Global Final 2020 match set a new audience record for online CS: GO
The Astralis vs. NA’VI grand last also installed some stellar audience numbers.
Yesterday we reported on the outcome of the BLAST Premier Global Finals 2020 that saw Natus Vincere defeat Astralis for a $600,000 reward. Well, it ends up that not just NA’VI won throughout that competition, so did online Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, as it handled to break the viewership record for an online event.
According to Esports Charts, the match in between Astralis and NA’VI reached 687,691 viewers, making it the most popular online CS: GO event ever. Then to include to it, the finals between NA’VI and Astralis came close to beating that with 645,853 audiences during the video game.
2 other matches likewise broke the 500,000 audience margin, however the primary draw was the two video games that saw record numbers for online CS: GO, which bodes well for the esport in this time where in-person occasions have grinded to a halt.
Did you catch the tournament, and if so, what was your preferred match?