BLAST Rising comes with a second edition for 2021 after a successful first edition, organized by fantasyexpo and a prize pool of $30,000 USD.
Group Stage: Six Double Elimination (GSL) Groups. Each group has 4 teams and all matches are best-of-three. The top two teams from each group will advance to the Playoffs, third-placed teams from each group will proceed to the Play-In.
Play-In: TBA, all matches are best-of-three, top four teams will advance to the Playoffs.
Playoffs: A Single Elimination bracket, all matches are best-of-three.