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DreamLeague Season 13 announced as first Major of 2020

DreamHack has announced that it will host the first Dota 2 Major of 2020, with DreamLeague Season 13 taking place in Leipzig, Germany on January 18-26th. The event will feature a $1,000,000 (£776,005) prize pool and is part of DreamHack Leipzig, which will also host CS:GO and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournaments. Photo credit: DreamHack RELATED: Eredivisie and DreamHack […]

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Eredivisie and DreamHack join forces for eDivisie

Dutch professional football league Eredivisie has announced a partnership with esports event organiser DreamHack focused around FIFA esports league, eDivisie. This partnership aims to “grow on the core competencies and strengths” of both Eredivisie and DreamHack. Image Credit: eDivisie RELATED: Astralis Group launches FIFA brand Future FC Marc Rondagh, Business Development Manager for Eredivisie spoke on the partnership and the future […]

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Pringles joins DreamHack Winter as festival partner

Event organiser DreamHack has named Kellogg’s snack brand Pringles as the festival partner for the upcoming 2019 iteration of DreamHack Winter.  The deal will see DreamHack launch a landing page featuring a Fan Can Art competition, where fans can download a template to create their own Pringles can design. Logo credit: Pringles RELATED: DreamHack announces two $250,000 Fortnite […]

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DreamHack announces two $250,000 Fortnite tournaments

Event organiser DreamHack has announced that DreamHack Winter and DreamHack Anaheim will each play host to Fortnite community tournaments. Both tournaments will have a $250,000 (£202,837) prize pool up for grabs, with guaranteed participation for anyone that has purchased a BYOC ticket. Image credit: DreamHack First up, DreamHack Winter will take place in Jönköping, Sweden, from November 29th to December 1st […]

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ESL and DreamHack enlist Nielsen for measurement and valuation

Modern Times Group (MTG) has announced it has entered into an esports measurement agreement with Nielsen, which will cover both ESL and DreamHack. Nielsen and MTG will work together to furtherresearch standards in esports in an effort to produce greater confidence for brands considering an entrance into the industry. Photo credit: ESL Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, President and […]

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Challengermode and DreamHack extend partnership to 2021

Event organiser DreamHack has announced a multi-year extension of its partnership with tournament platform Challengermode. The deal, which was established in 2018, will now continue through to 2021. The release explains that DreamHack can “strengthen their online engagement efforts, activating and monetizing their fans on a daily basis” with the use of Challengermode.   Image credit: DreamHack Michael […]

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DreamHack extends Elmia partnership for Summer & Winter events

Event organiser DreamHack has extended its partnership with venue Elmia to keep its Summer and Winter events in Jönköping, Sweden through 2022. The venue, which is owned by the Municipality of Jönköping, played host to the first ever DreamHack festival in 2002. Photo credit: DreamHack Marcus Lindmark, Co-CEO of DreamHack discussed the extension in a release: “It feels great to […]

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DreamHack and ESL to launch ESL Pro Tour CS:GO circuit

MTG properties DreamHack ​and ESL​ have announced the introduction of a new Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) tournament circuit, ​ESL Pro Tour. The circuit will link over 20 ESL and DreamHack tournaments & leagues across five continents and feature a total prize pool of more than $5 million (£4.1 million) in 2020. Photo credit: ESL Tournaments in the ESL […]