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2013 - The LAN Diary

Written by Gumpster | 2013-01-01 09:53
So I usually do this on the MOD forums for some of our guys who may want to attend LANs in their area, or follow the LAN scene currently. I have built my usual "LAN Diary" for 2013, by seeing what is out there, what has been confirmed, what is around etc etc.

This is mostly for Counter Strike Global Offensive, and I ask people if they do know of any other LANs that are taking place accross the World they post in this thread with a website link.

Please Note: I have not included the ESEA $50,000 LAN currently, as there are no set dates I know of for the LAN. I also have not included XLParty as they haven't publicised the dates either.


Event Name: Atlanta LANFest
Event Dates: 4th - 6th January
Where: United States
Capacity: 200
Entry Fee: $30
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: atlantalanfest.com/

Event Name: LANTrek
Event Dates: 11th - 13th January
Where: Finland
Capacity: 800
Entry Fee: 45
Prize Purse: 2,400
Event Website: www.lantrek.org/2013/

Event Name: Intel Extreme Masters Poland
Event Dates: 18th - 20th January
Where: Poland
Capacity: Invite Only
Entry Fee: Invite Only
Prize Purse: $7,000
Event Website: www.esl-world.net/masters/

Event Name: RyuLAN
Event Dates: 19th - 20th January
Where: United States
Capacity: 16 teams with 4 invited.
Entry Fee: $30
Prize Purse: $5,000
Event Website: ryulan.com/ryulan-2013/


Event Name: EPSILAN #10
Event Dates: 1st - 3rd February
Where: France
Capacity: 300
Entry Fee: 35 per person
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.epsilan.fr/news

Event Name: HKLAN #6
Event Dates: 14th - 17th February
Where: Denmark
Capacity: 332
Entry Fee: Unknown
Prize Purse: 5,000
Event Website: www.hklan.dk/en/frontpage.php

Event Name: Frag-O-Matic
Event Dates: 15th - 18th February
Where: Belgium
Capacity: 1,000
Entry Fee: 40
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.fom.be/

Event Name: epic.TEN
Event Dates: 15th - 18th February
Where: Kettering, UK
Capacity: 400
Entry Fee: £60
Prize Purse: £3,000
Event Website: www.epiclan.co.uk/epic10


Event Name: SugarLAN v7.0
Event Dates: 15th - 17th March
Where: Event Hall, Sporthalstraat 12, 3300 Tienen
Capacity: 312
Entry Fee: 40 per person
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.sugarlan.com/news.html

Event Name: insomnia48
Event Dates: 22nd - 25th March
Where: Telford, UK
Capacity: 3,000
Entry Fee: £73.60 (Until January 7th) / £92
Prize Purse: £4,000 - £10,000
Event Website: iseries.multiplay.co.uk/

Event Name: Copenhagen Games 2013
Event Dates: 27th - 31st March
Where: Copenhagen, Denmark
Capacity: 1,000
Entry Fee: 75
Prize Purse: 33,000
Event Website: www.copenhagengames.com/

Event Name: The Gathering
Event Dates: 27th - 31st March
Where: Hamar, Norway
Capacity: 5,000
Entry Fee: 142
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.gathering.org/tg13/en/

Event Name: The PARTY #11
Event Dates: 29th - 31st March
Where: Beursgebouw Eindhoven, Netherlands
Capacity: 1,000
Entry Fee: 49.50
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.the-party.nl/

Event Name: EGL 9 (Mostly Console)
Event Dates: 30th March - 1st April
Where: TBA
Capacity: 500
Entry Fee: TBA
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: online.egl.tv/


Event Name: NLAN.se
Event Dates: 2nd - 5th April
Where: Castle Norrköping, Sweden
Capacity: 200
Entry Fee: 23
Prize Purse: 5,800
Event Website: www.nlan.se/


Event Name: The Blast #5
Event Dates: 9th - 12th May
Where: Rødekro, Denmark
Capacity: 400
Entry Fee: 46/87
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.theblast.dk/


Event Name: DreamHack Summer
Event Dates: 15th - 18th June
Where: Jonkoping, Sweden
Capacity: 13,000
Entry Fee: £89 (BYOC)
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.dreamhack.se/dhs13/


Event Name: epic.ELEVEN
Event Dates: 25th - 28th July
Where: Kettering, UK
Capacity: 400
Entry Fee: £60
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.epiclan.co.uk


Event Name: insomnia49
Event Dates: 23rd -26th August
Where: Telford, UK
Capacity: 3,000
Entry Fee: £92
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: iseries.multiplay.co.uk/


Event Name: DreamHack Valencia
Event Dates: Unknown Dates (but best guesstimate is September)
Where: Valencia, Spain
Capacity: 1,500
Entry Fee: TBA
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.dreamhack.es/en/


Event Name: DreamHack Bucharest
Event Dates: Unknown Dates (but best guesstimate is October)
Where: Bucharest, Romania
Capacity: Unknown
Entry Fee: TBA
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: dreamhack.ro/


Event Name: DreamHack Winter
Event Dates: Unknown
Where: Jonkoping, Sweden
Capacity: 13,000
Entry Fee: £89 (BYOC)
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: www.dreamhack.se/dhs13/

Event Name: insomnia50
Event Dates: 29 November - 2nd December
Where: Telford, UK
Capacity: 3,000
Entry Fee: £92
Prize Purse: TBA
Event Website: iseries.multiplay.co.uk/



Hopefully this will help teams and organisations in their plan for 2013.

If anyone does know of any other local LANs in your area, or any other major lans I have missed off the calendar then can you please let me know as I have only managed to grab what I know of that will host CS:GO Tournaments.
2013-01-01 10:27:40
i think he gets paid for promoting GO
he is everywhere,in every blog to encourage go
you are doing an "amazing" job goubster whatever
hope nothing insulting ;d

Post edited 2013-01-02 09:26:17
2013-01-02 09:14:58
If you hoped nothing insulting, why did you post with such inaccurate information?

If you have nothing good to say just don't say it?
2013-01-02 12:17:07
alright goubster mate!!
2013-01-05 02:04:49
Keep guessing... I guess
2013-01-03 11:46:48
if this happened in 1.6 you wouldnt say so, admit it
2013-01-03 15:34:34
2013-01-01 10:28:29
Good job :)
2013-01-01 10:28:59
2013-01-01 10:34:47
2013-01-01 10:41:33

the gathering!
2013-01-01 11:25:48
added cheers bud :)
2013-01-01 11:34:39
GJ Gumpster.

I'm pretty sure theese will get more
2013-01-01 12:22:41
There seems to be this one in April the 2nd. Not sure about it, just know that WRTT are going.


Post edited 2013-01-01 12:29:27
2013-01-01 12:28:47
I've added to it, cheers.
2013-01-01 13:55:58
Well done gump, I was searching this info few days ago and couldn't find all :D

Post edited 2013-01-01 12:46:24
2013-01-01 12:45:12
good job!
and CSPgaYlo~ gtfo
2013-01-01 12:50:16
And for 1.6...
2013-01-01 13:14:07
Pus - HLTV.org
Holy shit, entry fee for insomnia is pretty expensive.
2013-01-01 14:22:02
yep :| UK is typically an expensive place to live.
2013-01-01 14:34:52
Pus - HLTV.org
So is Norway, but shit, it's not THAT expensive :D
2013-01-01 14:44:17
haha, we also have extra penalties in terms of "Health And Safety" which means additional costs to certain events....

But yes, quite expensive.
2013-01-01 15:13:54
when i saw 50 For Gamers assembly which is by far i think the best Lan-Event in france as a player and moviemaker. Its the most expensive one and i'm like wow a bit expensive but totally worth it but 120 for a uk lan ...
damn more than expensive .
And we are kind arguing for the upcoming lan GEEX because its 90 (wich we never saw something higher than 70 in france) specially for a byoc lan . After looking for dreamhack and Iseries entry fee woooow
2013-04-17 16:21:09
It's ridiculous.
2013-01-01 18:15:43
next time write dollars instead of euros in American tournament prize purse :)
2013-01-01 14:22:03
Just write dollars for everything so people think it is more money :D
2013-01-01 15:26:31
Amazing job :O
2013-01-01 16:32:58
Big ups for that job, makes it quite easier for me to see where we can attend or not. safe to say you are a really nice lad, looking forward to meet you one day
2013-01-01 16:54:41
It's not going to be all it's cracked up to be..
2013-01-02 22:50:00
gj top css gumster

Post edited 2013-01-01 17:00:02
2013-01-01 16:59:40
DreamHack Bucharest - October. http://www.dreamhack.ro
2013-01-01 17:00:45
Added however there are no dates on the page, so Ill stick it in October for now.
2013-01-01 17:19:03
Intel Extreme Masters Poland
thats world championship or qualifier?
2013-01-01 17:05:29
A side tournament.
2013-01-01 17:13:19
2013-01-01 18:26:39
wow thanks :) good information
2013-01-01 17:27:55
there are no ESWC this year ?
2013-01-01 18:19:49
i guess they will have csgo side tournament...
2013-01-01 18:22:38
good job
2013-01-01 20:30:29
There are no GunGame ? this year ?
2013-01-01 21:41:55
2013-01-02 00:57:10
Yes x)
2013-01-02 19:12:08

No lans in Belgium .
What a surprise..
2013-01-01 23:20:44
Frag-O-Matic is a Belgium lan.
2013-01-01 23:43:29
The only lan in Belgium. Sadddd
2013-01-02 01:40:10
this is not the only LAN in belgium, just the others are small. ~200-300 players with small cashprize + hardware
2013-01-02 21:30:26
Like wich ones? Maybe in the other part of Belgium there is still something going on?

But the Flemish lans are either without prices, or have cs:GO as a funcompo or whatever.
2013-01-02 22:38:20
there was lanup 2months ago with 500eu cash + hardware in Charleroi
there is TheGames 15 in Mons (only hardware) in February, but same weekend as fom then it's not difficult to make a choice, and then lanforce in Orp-Jauche in march ( http://lanforce.be/index.php , 200 seat, CSGO with prize not announced yet + hardware).
last year there was nslan in Liege and playlan in Charleroi but they didnt make anything in 2012 so idk.
but all these organization made at least 1 event a year since few years so its not dead at all, but cashprize is only starting to appear now, not a bad thing.

Post edited 2013-01-02 22:47:22
2013-01-02 22:46:20
All of those are from the other part of Belgium with pretty much no real cs:GO team

Post edited 2013-01-03 00:01:53
2013-01-03 00:00:08
ESEA Finals LAN + SLTV Finals LAN + Techlabs Moscow LAN
2013-01-02 01:05:32
Any dates for Techlabs?
2013-01-02 01:07:28
2013-01-02 17:22:41
Goodjob men :)
2013-01-02 01:14:25
n1 gumpster
2013-01-02 04:11:14
GoMeZ - HLTV.org
Very nicely done, i will be heavily moderating this to make sure it stays clean. As overtime this will become a good source of information.

My guess would be a whole of UA/RU events to be added. Starladder/ASUS/Techlabs etc

Also, Asia seems very quite. Even with CS:O there is usually something in China/Korea (WEM/Estars/BEATIT style thing)

Also wondering when IEM will come out and play. Once that gets going you can add another 5 or so tourstop/events.

Post edited 2013-01-02 05:12:43
2013-01-02 05:11:02
Cheers bud,

If anyone does have any of the website links for UA/RU events I will throw them on.
2013-01-02 10:51:39
CyberGamer Premier League LAN finals. 1 of Australias events. $8000

Go to www.cybergamer.com.au
2013-01-02 11:17:28
Do you know when they are due to be, I cant seem to find it on the website at all :(
2013-01-02 12:15:35
No date yet.

Post edited 2013-01-03 15:59:48
2013-01-03 15:59:36
no 1.6/PROMOD no party
2013-01-02 12:04:49
That's a shame, the party already began....

please keep the flame out of this thread for once ;)
2013-01-02 12:08:55
1.6 is a dead game, and promod is sh*t. Defently not worth having them at any events.
2013-01-02 17:40:32
cl_FillMonthsWithTournaments "1"
2013-01-02 14:32:07
2013-01-03 16:16:30
2013-01-03 21:24:21
Nice list. Will be fun to watch these.
2013-01-02 15:52:02
Thx for putting this up.
2013-01-02 21:44:29
when WCG ?
2013-01-02 22:00:07
dont forget IGC indian 2013
pls pls suport very god tourney

sry, sry for insultes
2013-01-02 22:54:41
im pretty sure this kitoxme is brazilian .. i remember very clearly that you had a brazilian flag when you commented something on sean gares lol.. you change your flag to flame ? sad.
2013-01-02 23:12:05
at least i have one

sry, sry for insultes
2013-01-02 23:19:06
lol .. so you agree you did change to troll.. pathetic..

2013-01-03 11:26:54
He said that he is sry for insultes. Give him a break.
2013-01-03 18:55:06
Does all LAN events hosting CSGO or any of this intresting for CS?
2013-01-03 16:22:12
GameGune ???????????????????????/
2013-01-06 19:16:19
In february there might be a tournament in Finland, it's not 100% sure but I'm pretty sure there is.


(you can change the language)
2013-01-12 22:12:10
2013-02-27 21:59:51
May 3rd to 5th


Amaizing lan incoming in paris

2013-02-27 22:48:11
with just 10 k prize
2013-04-17 16:24:57
finally found this thread!
2013-03-17 22:11:44
care to update this? :P
2013-04-17 15:58:40
You forget Geex LAn festival Pretty big one
2013-04-17 16:22:40
2013-05-05 16:13:50
Valenzia is not in september, its in july.
2013-05-05 16:19:32

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