Sources close to Contenders South America have confirmed there will be no LAN final for Contenders South America. This is the second consecutive season that South America will finish its Contenders season online.

In Contenders Season 1, all matches in Contenders South America were prerecorded due to conflicts players had with the matches originally scheduled for the middle of the work and school day. Additionally, the region was the only one to play its grand finals online, as every other region had a LAN final.

Once again, South America will be the only region not to finish its Contenders season on LAN. This comes following the news of Contenders China's LAN final, which will include both the semifinals and the grand finals.

The playoffs for Contenders South America begins August 25 with a match between Brasil Gaming House and paiN Gaming.