DreamHack Open Summer viewer's guide
With DreamHack Open Summer 2017 set to start tomorrow, here are all the details regarding the groups, schedule, talent and prize pool distribution.
The Swedish event will run from June 17-19 at the Elmia Center, in Jönköping, Sweden, with $100,000 to be distributed among eight teams.
Group A will have the Brazilian duo Immortals and SK, as well as Singularity and mousesports, while Group B will see CLG, Cloud9, Gambit and fnatic battle it out for one of two places in the playoffs.
Here are the groups for the event:
|Group A||Group B|
The first two days of DreamHack Summer will be dedicated to the double-elimination group stage. Two teams will be through to the playoffs after day one, while the other two will only be determined after the elimination and the decider matches have been played out, on day two. As for the last day of the competition, it will be all about the playoffs.
Here is the full schedule for the event:
|Saturday, June 17|
|19:00||Group A Winners' Match||BO1|
|20:30||Group B Winners' Match||BO1|
|Sunday, June 18|
|11:00||Group A Elimination Match||BO3|
|14:00||Group B Elimination Match||BO3|
|17:00||Group A Decider Match||BO3|
|20:00||Group B Decider Match||BO3|
|Monday, June 19|
When it comes to the on-air talent, Pala "Mantrousse" Gilroy Sen will be responsible for the interviews during the tournament. Alex "Machine" Richardson will be the desk host and will be accompanied by Halvor "vENdetta" Gulestøl and Jacob "Pimp" Winneche as analysts. As for the commentators, Dustin "dusT" Mouret, Vince "Metuz" Hill, Niels "rizc" Topp and Lauren "Pansy" Scott will guide us through the action.
Here's the complete talent team for DH Summer:
Pala "Mantrousse" Gilroy Sen - Interviewer
Alex "Machine" Richardson - Desk Host
Halvor "vENdetta" Gulestøl - Analyst
Jacob "Pimp" Winneche - Analyst
Dustin "dusT" Mouret - Commentator
Vince "Metuz" Hill - Commentator
Niels "rizc" Topp - Commentator
Lauren "Pansy" Scott - Commentator
Here's how the $100,000 prize pool will be distributed:
You can always check our event page to keep track of all the information you need about DreamHack Open Summer.