Fortress OCE Masters 2022 has ended. As part of the competition, which was held from September 17 to 18 in Melbourne at the Fortress Melbourne site, four teams from Oceania fought for one ticket to BLAST Premier: Fall Showdown 2022. The VERTEX Esports Club team unexpectedly became the winner of the championship, which in the grand final, it was stronger than Grayhound Gaming with a score of 2:1 (Dust II - 11:16; Mirage - 16:5; Nuke - 16:14).
While VERTEX Esports Club defeated Rooster (2:0) in the semi-final of the competition, in the grand final the team sensationally defeated Grayhound Gaming (2:1) and won a ticket to BLAST Premier: Fall Showdown 2022. It is likely that the Australian team will play in division for North America.
Results of Fortress OCE Masters 2022
- 1st place: VERTEX Esports Club — ticket to BLAST Premier: Fall Showdown 2022
- 2nd place: Grayhound Gaming
- 3rd-4th place: Rooster and Encore Esports Club
BLAST Premier: Fall Showdown 2022 will take place from October 19 to 23 online. As part of the championship, which will be divided into two regions (Europe and North America), 16 teams will compete for a prize pool of $135,000, rating points, as well as one ticket to the Fall Finals.
The current roster of BLAST Premier: Fall Showdown 2022 is as follows: Astralis, Vitality, Heroic, Complexity, BIG, Evil Geniuses, Sharks Esports, Sangal Esports, VERTEX Esports Club and TYLOO.