Ex-dig, Na`Vi, and SK to DH Masters

The DreamHack Masters pool is filling out with the inclusion of the team formerly known as dignitas, the CIS combine of Natus Vincere, and SK Gaming.

These are the 5th, 6th, and 7th teams invited for the first DreamHack Masters of next year, which will take place in Las Vegas, NV. Before them, Virtus.pro, Cloud9, Astralis, and OpTic were confirmed. Also confirmed via the Asian qualifier is the Chinese team TYLOO.


SK will be in Las Vegas for the $450,000 DH Masters

One more team is scheduled to be given an invite tomorrow, while seven spots will be awarded to the winners of the American and European qualifiers to fill the remainder of the 16 spots for the tournament.

Taking place February 15-19 in the Sin City of Las Vegas, NV, the upcoming DreamHack Masters will have $450,000 on the line. The event will be held at the MGM Grand with the group stages being played out on the casino floor before the action continues in the Grand Garden Arena for the playoffs.

The list of invited teams to the event is:

Poland Virtus.pro United States Cloud9 Denmark Astralis North America OpTic
Denmark ex-Dignitas CIS Natus Vincere Brazil SK Other Invite #8
#2
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Sweden cute! 
nice gaming
2016-12-20 19:09
no nip cuz they lose to vega lul
2016-12-20 19:10
#5
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Bulgaria kr9ptonn 
nice, gl all teams! inv fnatic now xD
2016-12-20 19:09
#9
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Switzerland Jubei 
Invite tyloo!!!
2016-12-20 19:09
-_-
2016-12-20 20:12
#113
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Switzerland Jubei 
Last time at masters tyloo owned sk in a bo3 :))
2016-12-20 20:39
#159
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Indonesia CoronaHypeZ 
Idk if you can read the article or not, probably bait.
2016-12-21 04:33
#167
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Switzerland Jubei 
oh HAHA no it was not bait, i didnt read it actually :) Thanks though now im happy tyloo will be there!
2016-12-21 09:34
#181
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Indonesia CoronaHypeZ 
You just commented for the number one spot eh ? :)
2016-12-23 04:02
n1
2016-12-20 19:09
lul no faze
2016-12-20 19:09
Throw nip a bone ! :D
2016-12-20 19:09
amazing.................
2016-12-20 19:09
IMMORTALS FANS TRIGGERED AFTER READING 15-19
2016-12-20 19:09
was 17 19
2016-12-20 19:17
close enough
2016-12-20 19:17
Invite NiP
2016-12-20 19:10
I hate when tournaments only have 8 teams in them. Makes for a more boring tournament when you have teams winning 2 matches and immediately being in the semi finals. edit: has 16 teams, thanks for showing me that it wasn't only an 8 team tournament
2016-12-20 19:13
Good thing this tournament has 16 teams
2016-12-20 19:12
I should have actually read the article, thanks for pointing out my ignorance there.
2016-12-20 19:12
that's why you read the whole article
2016-12-20 19:12
You know that is gonna be 16 teams? 8 invites and 8 qualified teams.
2016-12-20 19:14
realised that after 3 people told me so I edited my comment, thanks anyways
2016-12-20 19:15
lol too slow xD me 2 slow, no you tho
2016-12-20 19:15
So, another eight is determined from closed qualifier?
2016-12-21 04:04
invite NIP pls
2016-12-20 19:11
fazE plz
2016-12-20 19:12
Invite nip please.If you invite nip DH Vegas will be more interesting than major 100%
2016-12-20 19:14
2-16 2-18 0.09
2016-12-20 19:22
<3 fnatic .-.
2016-12-20 19:22
V e g a S q u a d r o n e g a S q u a d r o n
2016-12-20 19:23
Last 9 games only 1 win 8 losses Godsent 2-0d them XD G o d s e n t o d s e n t
2016-12-20 19:26
dude there's nothing worse than getting 16-2'd by fucking Vega Squadron on your elimination match in major quals keep trying
2016-12-20 19:42
Please invite NiP!!! <3
2016-12-20 19:15
ez for copenhagen
2016-12-20 19:17
Gl teams
2016-12-20 19:17
godsent/fnatic?
2016-12-20 19:18
Where are all NIP haters? Its "only" a 450$k tournaments we can just ignore it.
2016-12-20 19:19
#63
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United States Free_Swag 
pls no NIP....they can't even make the major...ez for faze.
2016-12-20 19:21
what about c9 lel
2016-12-20 19:23
#78
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United States Free_Swag 
they shouldn't have been invited.
2016-12-20 19:24
at least c9 go 2-3 not lost against vega squadrom 16-2 lol
2016-12-20 20:35
They have won 1 international lan in history, and after that went shit again
2016-12-21 16:39
#64
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France kennySsSsS 
NICE SK, PLS +ENVY OR G222222
2016-12-20 19:21
#111
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Estonia teremartin 
FR CS 4Head
2016-12-20 20:34
cloud9 wtf remove them and invite top8
2016-12-20 19:22
will intive nip..
2016-12-20 19:23
mousesports
2016-12-20 19:23
NiP or Godsent next
2016-12-20 19:26
#81
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Brazil vinnyzeraNTC 
ez for fox
2016-12-20 19:26
#89
Spain SR4 
Invite fucking ELEAGUE Major winners FNATIC
2016-12-20 19:32
+fnatic PLZ,i want to see them
2016-12-20 19:32
#92
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Turkey DebbSoray 
DreamHack is a Sweden organization. Of course they invite NiP. There is no Sweden team so far and Nip is in TOP5.
2016-12-20 19:34
+faze and its gonna be huuuge
2016-12-20 19:37
inb4 wasted mousesports slot..I see it coming. It's the same all the time.
2016-12-20 19:37
#102
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Germany grabke 
doubt it the almost never get any big invites the only one was IEM Oakland but that was right after Eleague Season 1 (after they made the semis).
2016-12-20 20:08
#96
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Sweden godname 
invite G2
2016-12-20 19:40
#98
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Denmark clutchkongen 
ezzz for FC Copenhagen.
2016-12-20 19:46
let's go s1mple
2016-12-20 19:58
#101
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Germany grabke 
c9 invite is a joke so is NAVI done nothing lately. tyloo qualified ofc but another wasted spot they are simply too bad.
2016-12-20 20:09
you make zero sense firstly cloud9 and optic are invited so if you remove Asian slot for tyloo then youre giving 4 more slots to NA teams no way the 4-6th NA teams are better than TyLoo when TyLoo already beat cloud9
2016-12-21 03:50
invite NIP cmon retards
2016-12-20 20:22
#107
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Brazil Lk1Ng 
cloud9 will get raped in this tournament
2016-12-20 20:22
#108
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Korea Damianlee 
Hope New NRG will be there :D !
2016-12-20 20:24
Good invites, I hope NiP, FaZe, G2 and Godsent - in that order - will also be there.
2016-12-20 20:29
godsent was invited for the closed qualifier :/
2016-12-20 21:16
easy 4 fox
2016-12-20 21:10
#118
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Latvia wassupgee 
Well then, looks like C9 will get shit on.
2016-12-20 21:10
INVITE 8 = NIP
2016-12-20 21:13
INVITE G2
2016-12-20 21:21
invite hellraisers or Im not watching
2016-12-20 21:24
#176
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CIS chlenixon 
+1,2
2016-12-21 18:19
we dont care if you watch it or not hungarian kid fag
2016-12-21 18:38
stfu gipsy country dont talk shit about glorious great hungaria what the fuck did you just fucking say about me, you little bitch? I’ll have you know I graduated top of my class in the Navy Seals, and I’ve been involved in numerous secret raids on Al-Quaeda, and I have over 300 confirmed kills. I am trained in gorilla warfare and I’m the top sniper in the entire US armed forces. You are nothing to me but just another target. I will wipe you the fuck out with precision the likes of which has never been seen before on this Earth, mark my fucking words. You think you can get away with saying that shit to me over the Internet? Think again, fucker. As we speak I am contacting my secret network of spies across the USA and your IP is being traced right now so you better prepare for the storm, maggot. The storm that wipes out the pathetic little thing you call your life. You’re fucking dead, kid. I can be anywhere, anytime, and I can kill you in over seven hundred ways, and that’s just with my bare hands. Not only am I extensively trained in unarmed combat, but I have access to the entire arsenal of the United States Marine Corps and I will use it to its full extent to wipe your miserable ass off the face of the continent, you little shit. If only you could have known what unholy retribution your little “clever” comment was about to bring down upon you, maybe you would have held your fucking tongue. But you couldn’t, you didn’t, and now you’re paying the price, you goddamn idiot. I will shit fury all over you and you will drown in it. You’re fucking dead, kiddo.
2016-12-21 20:20
#125
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Poland Redrumowy 
Nice stacked tournament. Add G2/Godsent/nV/NiP to that
2016-12-20 21:25
#136
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United Arab Emirates p1peb0mb 
Godsent will play in the qualifiers next month.Its confirmed by pronax.So either NIP or Fnatic
2016-12-20 22:57
#runSKG
2016-12-20 21:55
last is NIP 100%
2016-12-20 22:11
#134
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Peru devbot 
-C9 +Faze Inv#8 Godsent, Fnatic or NIP
2016-12-20 22:25
#135
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United Arab Emirates p1peb0mb 
RIP NIP
2016-12-20 22:54
Its so stacked +godsent
2016-12-20 22:58
#138
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Brazil hugoooo 
Throw FaZe/NiP and it will be all good.
2016-12-20 23:15
#140
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Serbia ZAG0R 
Invite for NiP inc.
2016-12-20 23:20
#141
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France Meerkat_ 
I dont know why they are inviting this early, what if teams start being shit? Example: envyus last year was invited to the barcelona tournament in spring when they were best/2nd best in the world. They placed last.
2016-12-20 23:39
#142
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Europe Predatorino 
clown9 better get FaZe or Mouz or G2
2016-12-20 23:51
this!
2016-12-21 01:23
#144
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Russia Innoy 
Ez for dnavi
2016-12-21 01:01
if navi fail again i bet there will be a roster change
2016-12-21 01:29
#147
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Poland mamba99999 
last slot for Vega Squadrom !
2016-12-21 01:29
another tournament..?? STOP IT PLEASE ._.
2016-12-21 01:33
#149
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United States darkun 
already dope looking tournament... any 8th team dont matta.
2016-12-21 01:59
+mouz
2016-12-21 02:24
Am I the only one that noticed the awful quality of this article ?
2016-12-21 02:44
#154
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Ukraine rad0s 
invite vega )
2016-12-21 04:03
If NiP is not invited, that probably because NiP declined it. It is ridiculous if DH doesn't invite the previous winner.
2016-12-21 04:08
#158
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United States drawdeN 
+NiP
2016-12-21 04:25
NaVi vs Optic rape soon...
2016-12-21 07:23
That's one nice matchup
2016-12-21 16:42
finally T1 tournament, just wait for faze
2016-12-21 08:06
#164
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Netherlands Funtobedavid 
I hope fnatic gets the invite
2016-12-21 08:18
Top competition = top event :)
2016-12-21 14:44
nip are invited ez check dh's official yt youtube.com/watch?v=f7YSBAXKG-M
2016-12-21 18:19
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