DreamHack Winter begins!

 

The winter has come 5 days earlier this year to Sweden. On 26-28 November, Swedish city of Jönköping welcomes the largest eSports tournament of this fall - DreamHack Winter 2015. The prize pool of the Hearthstone championship is $ 40 000, and the quantity of participants is 200. Most of them are the players from Sweden and Scandinavia. However, the world best HS players will also compete for the large money prize. Even Chinese players will leave the Celestial Empire to compete.

 

The full list of the participants will be announced later. As of now, we announce that all the Hearthstone players of Ukraine Natus Vincere will take part in DreamHack Winter 2015. Germany XixoDenmark Hoej and Sweden Ostkaka have already arrived to Sweden and are waiting for the beginning of the matches. Let's hope that the Luck will be on their side and they reach the playoff stage easily, having defeated both the local amateurs and the titled grands.

 

Format of the matches:

  • Best of 5; Last hero standing (the loser changes the deck)

 

The list of the titled pro players (to be supplemented):

  • Germany Na`Vi.Xixo
  • Denmark Na`Vi.Hoej
  • Sweden Na`Vi.Ostkaka
  • China VG.xyuan
  • France Liquid`ElkY

 

Schedule (CET):

Thursday (26 November):

 

  • 11:15 – Opening
  • 11:30 – Round 1
  • 12:15 – Round 2
  • 15:00 – Round 3
  • 16:45 – Round 4
  • 18:30 – Round 5
  • 20:15 – Round 6
  • 22:00 – Round 7

 

Friday (27 November):

 

  • 11:15 – Opening
  • 11:30 – Round 8
  • 13:15 – Round 9
  • 15:00 – Replaying (if necessary)
  • 16:30 – Brackets forming
  • 16:45 – RO16: first two matches
  • 18:15 – RO16: 3rd and 4th matches
  • 19:45 – RO16: 5rd and 6th matches
  • 21:15 – RO16: seventh match
  • 22:45 – RO16: eighth match

 

Saturday (28 November):

 

  • 12:30 – Opening
  • 12:45 – RO8: first match
  • 14:15 – RO8: second match
  • 15:45 – RO8: third match
  • 17:15 – RO8: fourth match
  • 18:45 – First semifinal
  • 20:15 – Second semifinal
  • 21:45 – Grand final
AuthorEloveana Date26 November 2015, 12:33 Views616 Comments0
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