This tournament is the sixth and last stop for the DreamHack Open series tournaments. It will be held from November 27, 2014 to November 29, 2014 in Jönköping, Sweden. The total prize pool is $75,000. We will know who will be next crowned the ultimate champion of DreamHack Open 2014, and join the ranks of Liquid’s HerO and Taeja, DreamHack Open 2012 and 2013 champions.
2014 DreamHack Open: Winter facts
- Date: 11/27/2014-11/29/2014
- Total Prize Pool: $75,000
- 20 players ( 6 Protoss, 6 Terrans, 8 Zergs)
- 4 groups (Top 3 players of each group advance to playoffs)
Group A and B will play on Thursday, November 27 7:00pm AWST (GMT +08:00) while Group C and D will play on Friday, November 28 1:00am AWST (GMT +08:00)
– Group Stage
-Four groups of five players each played in Round robin format.
-Matches are Best of three.
-Top 3 players in each group advance to the playoffs.
-12 players in a double-elimination bracket.
-Winner of each group starts in the Winners' Bracket.
-2nd and 3rd places start in the Losers' Bracket.
-All matches are best of five.
-Finals is best of seven.
Prize Pool Distribution
The total prize pool is $75,000.
1st Place: $30,000
2nd Place: $15,000
3rd Place: $10,000
4th Place: $6,000
5th-6th Place: $4,000
7th-8th Place: $3,000
Livestream link: http://www.twitch.tv/dreamhacksc2