Yearly Archives: 2012

Komplett supports DH Kreativ

Komplett.se is as an online shop selling computers, components and home-electronics. We are the largest producer of PC in the Nordic market and deliver over 25.000 Komplett PC every year. We offer a great and wide range of products in stock, always competitive prices, fast deliveries and service minded knowledgeable staff. Visit our stand and [...]

Major Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament at DHW12

Today we are very excited to announce that DreamHack Winter 2012 will feature a major 5on5 tournament in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The tournament will feature 16 of the very best Counter-Strike teams in the world where the attending teams will be a mix of invited teams and teams qualified through online and LAN qualifications. Of [...]

Maskinen live at DHW12

The Electro, Hip-Hop duo Maskinen consisting of Afasi and Frej is one of the most hyped Swedish live acts right now. We are vary happy to present them as the first act that are signed to perform at the Main Stage in Hall D at DreamHack Winter 2012. Maskinen will perform Friday 23 November at [...]

DreamHack Winter 2012 tickets are out now!

The Grand Final of all things DreamHack 2012 is DreamHack Winter 2012 in Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden. Today we are very pleased to release the tickets and the first content for the worlds largest digital festival. The last two festivals have been totally sold out and we are very happy to inform you all that Elmia [...]

Tickets to WCS Europe Finals now released!

Tickets to WCS Europe Finals now released! Tickets to StarCraft II World Championship Series Europe Finals September 15-16 is now released and up for sale! Get your ticket today! A few days ago we announced that StarCraft II World Championship Series Europe Finals will happen in Stockholm 15-16 september in Ericsson Globe and will be [...]

Blizzard Entertainment and DreamHack bring Europes best players to Ericsson Globe

Blizzard Entertainment & DreamHack bring Europe’s best players to Ericsson Globe for the StarCraft® II World Championship Series Europe Finals The eSports phenomenon is coming to the Swedish national indoor arena, Ericsson Globe, on September 15-16 with what promises to be an amazing show. Europe’s best StarCraft II players will compete for $60,000 USD in [...]

[WCS] Nordic Nationals – Tournament schedule – streams

[WCS] Nordic Nationals – Tournament schedule and streams This Saturday, July 28, it’s StarCraft II World Championship Series Nordic Nationals at Annexet, Stockholm. Here’s the tournament schedule and the streaming information. At 10.00 we’re opening the doors to Nordic Nationals at Annexet, Stockholm. First matches starts directly at 10 and the continue to be played in [...]

DreamHack Bucharest to feature Counter-Strike 1.6

DreamHack Bucharest to feature Counter-Strike 1.6 At DreamHack Bucharest 20-21st of October DreamHack will host a the fourth stop in DreamHack EIZO Open StarCraft II tournament series. But DreamHack Eastern Europe partner PGL will also host a additional tournament in Counter-Strike 1.6 with 10 000 euro’s in the prize pool. The biggest game in Romania [...]

The competitors for [WCS] Nordic National

The competitors for [WCS] Nordic National This Summers big eSports event in Stockholm will assembly the best StarCraft II competitors from the Nordic region. They have fought through competitions and online tournaments to reach the StarCraft II World Championship Series Nordic Nationals. Here are the brackets they will have walk through on the 28th of [...]

Play StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm at the Nordic Nationals

Play StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm at the Nordic Nationals StarCraft II’s next expansion, Heart of the Swarm, will be playable at the Nordic Nationals on July 28. This is only the second time in Europe – and the first time in the Nordic countries – it’s available for the public to play! Blizzard [...]

[WCS] Nordic Nationals Hype

[WCS] Nordic Nationals Hype Scandinavian Summer versus. Starcraft II. What do you choose? At July 28th DreamHack, Blizzard and Nordic’s best Starcraft II players invade Stockholm and Annexet to determine the Nordic Champions in StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. Buy your ticket today! (www.ticnet.se)

[WCS] SteelSeries to sponsor Nordic Nationals

[WCS] SteelSeries to sponsor Nordic Nationals DreamHack proudly presents SteelSeries as Sponsor of StarCraft II: World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals 28th of July. SteelSeries will support the event where the Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish StarCraft II Champion will be crowned. DreamHack and Blizzard will host the Nordic Nationals in StarCraft II: World Championship [...]

[WCS] Nordic Nationals – Brackets and Livestreams

[WCS] Nordic Nationals – Brackets and Livestreams StarCraft II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals starts tonight leading up to the final and best games in Stockholm the 28th of July at Annexet Globe. Here is all the information about brackets and casters to follow the action! StarCraft II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals [...]

DreamHack Summer 2012: Stats

DreamHack present record-breaking stats DreamHack present record-breaking stats from their last event: DreamHack Summer 2012. 15 531 gamers invaded Jönköping 16-19 June and over 4 million gamers around the world tuned in to watch the DreamHack livestreams. DreamHack Summer 2012 will be remembered as the event when Summer reached the same scale as Winter: – [...]

WCS Nordic Nationals: Casters announced

WCS Nordic Nationals: Casters announced Today we’re very happy to announce the caster line-up at StarCraft II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals 28th of July. Incontrol, Grubby and Apollo will be on-site and give to the best possible coverage you can get from the final and most interesting matches in the tournament. Nordic Nationals [...]

Official hotel: Quality Hotel Globe

Official hotel: Quality Hotel Globe Quality Hotel Globe will be the official Hotel during StarCraft II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals 28th of July in Stockholm. All casters and players will stay in this hotel during the event and they will have a Special Offer for YOU. DreamHack have teamed up with Quality Hotel [...]

Nordic Nationals Media Partner: Aftonbladet

Nordic Nationals Media Partner: Aftonbladet Aftonbladet will be the official media partner for StarCraft II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals on 28th of July in Annexet, Stockholm. DreamHack is proud to present Aftonbladet as the official media partner for the Nordic Nationals in Annexet on 28th of July. Aftonbladet will support the event in [...]

SC2 WCS Nordic Nationals ticket release 09.00 CET July 3

SC2 WCS Nordic Nationals ticket release 09.00 CET July 3 StarCraft® II World Championship Series – Nordic Nationals take place at Globe Arenas Annexet 28th of July in Stockholm. The Nordic region’s best StarCraft II players will fight in epic battles at Globe Arenas Annexet for coveted slots at the Europe Finals and a share [...]

DreamHack Bucharest dates changed

DreamHack Bucharest dates changed DreamHack announce change in our event plans – DreamHack Bucharest is happening 20-21st of October instead of 27-28th of October. DreamHack earlier announced the dates for the full DreamHack EIZO Open tour including our 4th stop DreamHack Bucharest on 27-28th of October. Today we’re announcing that we’ll re-schedule the dates of [...]

Nordic Nationals Online Qualifiers announced

Nordic Nationals Online Qualifiers announced Online qualifiers to be held 2nd, 3rd, 11th, 12th of July. Nationals bracket is played 13th of July online for Denmark, Norway, Finland – top-4 qualifies to LAN finals. All information about the upcoming StarCraft II World Championship Series Nordic Nationals Qualifiers announced today. DreamHack and Blizzard announced the Nordic [...]

Nordic Nationals Take Place at Annexet

StarCraft II World Championship Series Nordic Nationals Take Place at Annexet in Stockholm July 28 STOCKHOLM, June 25 – DreamHack and Blizzard Entertainment are proud to present the Nordic Nationals in Stockholm, Sweden, which will take place on Saturday July 28 as part of the StarCraft® II World Championship Series 2012. The Nordic region’s best [...]

How to cure post DreamHack depression

How to cure post DreamHack depression The greatest three days of the year have come to an end for a great number of people and it’s easy to feel a bit dull when walking out the door. Missing the good times experienced under the great event that is DreamHack is a  feeling shared by  gamers, [...]

DreamHack Summer 2012 Closes: 10.00

DreamHack Summer 2012 Closes: 10.00 After 4 days, the DreamHack Summer 2012 festival has come to it’s end. We’d like to thank all our wonderful visitors and our 24/7 struggling crew for everything that they’ve done, creating the best DreamHack Summer festival yet so far! Anton Levein @DHCoverage @aG_AOP

DreamHack Eizo Open Summer winner: MaNa

DreamHack Eizo Open Summer winner: MaNa Team: Mousesports Country: Poland Prize purse: 200.000 SEK Format: 1v1, Bo5 Recap With DreamArena extreme completely stacked with people, the DreamHack Eizo Open Finals were soon to kick off and bring a couple of completely epic matches from two of the worlds hottest foreigners at the moment. To get [...]

DreamHack Dota 2 Vengeance Cup Winner: mTw

DreamHack Dota 2 Vengeance Cup Winner: mTw Opponent: Na’Vi Format: 5on5 Sponsors: Corsair Vengeance Prize Purse: 200 000 SEK Recap: In a stacked arena, full off hyped up fans, both mTw and Na’Vi steps in to show off what they have got. Facing a first defeat, mTw really had to push themselves to beat the [...]

DreamHack Achievement Winner!

DreamHack Achievement Winner! We have a clear winner in the DreamHack Summer 2012 contest. spel565 unlocked 34 achievements, which is 8 more than the runner-up! We got in touch with him and asked how he did it, if he’s got any tips to the other achievers. He answers that you just need to struggle hard [...]

Swedish TV sending Starcraft II finals live from DreamHack

Swedish TV sending Starcraft II finals live from DreamHack Sveriges Television (SVT) is the Swedish public service television company with the widest range of programming of all TV companies in Sweden. Tonight at 10:45 local time they will be sending Starcraft II for the first time ever on the public service channel 2.  The finals [...]

DreamHack MSI Beat IT League Of Legends Winner: CLG.eu

DreamHack MSI Beat IT League Of Legends Winner: CLG.eu Members: Wickd Snoopeh Yellowpete Krepo Froggen Opponent: M5 Format: 5on5 Sponsors: MSI, Beat IT, SteelSeries, Intel Prize Purse: 270 000 SEK (40 000 USD) Recap: With an full arena, a lot of cheerful fans, 40 000 USD in the prize pool and two of the worlds [...]

Kingston Quake Live Championship winner: SK-Rapha

Kingston Quake Live Championship winner: SK-Rapha Team: SK-Gaming Format: 1on1 Duel, Bo5 Opponent:/M/Cypher Sponsors: Kingston HyperX & Twitch.TV Prize Purse: 70 000 SEK The Games Rapha started out on Bloodrun with a big 5-1 lead but Cypher pulled himself together and reduced the lead to 5-4, and then to an ending score of 6-5. Cypher [...]

Kingston Quake Live Championship finals starting soon!

Kingston Quake Live Championship finals starting soon! You dont wanna miss out the awesome happenings in DreamArena Extreme this evening, first out now: Kingston Quake Live Championships!

DreamHack Plantronics CS 1.6 Winner: fnatic RC

DreamHack Plantronics CS 1.6 Winner: fnatic Team Members: Xizt Gux Friis MODDII karrigan Opponent: Na’Vi Format: 5on5, Bo3 Prize purse: 100.000 SEK Sponsors: Plantronics, Kingston HyperX Recap: After the first map vs Na’Vi, fnatic have taken the lead 1-0 and are playing solid and confident from yesterdays win over SK in eSport SM. The crowd [...]

DreamArena packed out for Counter-Strike finals!

DreamArena packed out for Counter-Strike finals! The DreamArena Extreme is absolutely packed with people following the Couter-Strike 1.6 finals. Got no seat? Watch it live here.

Gamers gave $ 1 million to charity. Goal reached at DreamHack

Gamers gave $ 1 million to charity. Goal reached at DreamHack Gamer Athene who’s streams are very popular in the gaming community has been raising money for charity via his operation ShareCraft 2012—Save the Children Challenge. – When we reach that one million dollars, I want you guys to go crazy.  He said on DreamHack [...]

Noisecontrollers live on stage

Noisecontrollers live on stage Get ready to party! Noisecontrollers [NL], a hardstyle act formed in 2005, will perform on the main stage Tuesday at 2am. Bas Oskam and Arjan Terpstra form the duo that had their breakthrough in 2009 with the In Qontrol anthem “Ctrl Alt Delete”. The world’s #1 hardstyle duo [35th DJ MAG 2011] [...]

New DreamHack Top Achiever!

New DreamHack Top Achiever! The current top DreamHack Achiever is spel565 who has unlocked the whole of 29 achievements: Been nice to the crew! Counter-Strike: Source 1h Diablo III 1h, 5h, 10h, 15h, 30h Download 1GB, 10GB, 100GB Dreamhack Summer 2012 LAN EVE Online 1h, EVE Online 5h, EVE Online 10h, EVE Online 15h Heroes [...]

BLOODLINE CHAMPIONS DHS 12 WINNERS: Mr Dandiktory

BLOODLINE CHAMPIONS DHS 12 WINNER:Mr Dandiktory Players: Mr2 Viktory Dandido Format: 3v3 Arena Opponent: Razer.MiF Prize Purse: 10 000 USD Format: The first match will be best of three (3) maps, and each map best of five (5) rounds. If there is a second match, it will be best of one (1) map, and that map [...]

Panda Da Panda plays live

Panda Da Panda from Ystad is one of the hottest Swedish electro acts right now and with tunes like Taggatråd, Turbulens and Titta när han dansar we are sure that he will make DreamHack dance! Panda Da Panda plays at the main stage in Hall D , Monday 18 June 20.00 FOLLOW Facebook: www.facebook.com/pandadapanda Spotify: [...]

Natural Selection 2 at DHS12

At DreamHack Summer 2012, Natural Selection 2 will be shown live on stage for the first time anywhere in the world. Imagine Counter-Strike had a lovechild with StarCraft: The depth and strategy of the RTS genre, combined with the tactics and pace of FPS. Twelve years in the making, Natural Selection 2 is the sequel [...]

Flickr: DreamHacks official picture portal!

Flickr: DreamHacks official picture portal! Do you want more pictures from DreamHack? We have a handfull of photographers here to take pictures all day of everything and everywhere. DreamHacks flickr!

Follow the Battlefield 3 tournament

Follow the Battlefield 3 tournament At DreamHack Winter 2011 an amazing 43,6% answered that they would like to have a tournament in Battlefield 3 when asked what game they want to compete in at the next DreamHack. So here is the AMD Sapphire Battlefield 3 DreamHack Masters with 50 000 SEK prize purse at DreamHack [...]

Tournament day 3: DreamArena all day

Are you here for the esports? Then you definitely should head down to DreamArena Extreme about 12.45! DreamArena Extreme schedule (Times may be delayed) 12:45 – Grand Final – Bloodline Champions 15:00 – Grand Final – Counter Strike 17:00 – Grand final – Quake Live 18:30 – Grand Final Map – League of Legends 21.00 [...]

DreamHon – Heroes Of Newerth DHS12 WINNER: fnatic RC

DreamHon – Heroes Of Newerth DHS12 WINNER: fnatic RC Format: 5on5 Sponsors: Alienware, S2Games Prize Purse: 400 000 SEK (60 000 USD) Opponent: Tt eSPORTS Place: DreamArena Extreme The arena is once again completely stacked with crazy HoN-fans who want to see the two titans fnatic RC and Tt eSPORTS clash into an epic bo5. [...]

Reminder: Kreativ 2012

DreamHack Kreativ is the offspring to the Scene competitions and offers a wide range of compos for all interested in being creative with computers, video camera, photo camera, coding and more. The great DreamHack Audience is as usual the judge of the competition. Don´t miss the finals on the main stage the last night! This [...]

The Quake live semi finalists ready

The Quake live semi finalists are… Congratulations to the Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship semifinalists rapha, DaHanG, Cypher, and Sc00t! Visit BinaryBeast for scoreboards

DreamHon: Heroes Of Newerth DHS12 FINALS: NOW

DreamHon: Heroes Of Newerth DHS12 FINALS:NOW Format: 5on5 Sponsors: Alienware, S2Games Prize Purse: 400 000 SEK (60 000 USD) Teams: fnatic RC vs Tt eSPORTS Place: DreamArena Extreme Stream DreamHack.Tv DreamHon.com

ESPORT SM CS 1.6 WINNER: fnatic

ESPORT SM CS 1.6 WINNER: fnatic Team Members: • Xizt • Gux • Friis • MODDII • karrigan Prize purse: 100.000 SEK, 1st place 70.000 SEK Format: Bo3 Opponent: SK-Gaming Qualified in: Stockholm With a lead over fnatic, SK-gaming entered DreamArena Extreme with a lot of confidence. DreamArena was totally filled up, all 1.100 spots [...]

Top 15 DreamHack achievers

Top 15 DreamHack Achievers Find out what achievements you have unlocked! Take a shower and you will get an achievement code. Clean gamers get higher in the top list! You can also try doing something nice for the crew in the information desk. https://dreamhack.netadmin.se Here are the latest stats from the Netadmin Achievement portal: 1. [...]

ESPORT SM SSFIV:AE – WINNER: SKATANMILLA

ESPORT SM SSFIV:AE – WINNER: SKATANMILLA Qualified in: Växjö Playing: Sakura Prize purse: 25.000 SEK, 1st place 17.500 SEK Format: Bo3 Opponent: Yagami A huge crowd had gathered to watch the Esport SM Super Street Fighter: Arcade Edition finals. After some tough matches vs Yagami, the croud went crazy when the games ended in a [...]

Swedish rockband Lillasyster on main stage at 10!

Swedish rockband Lillasyster on main stage at 10! The Swedish rock band Lillasyter are playing the DreamHack main stage at 10 pm this evening. Make sure not to miss this. Lillasyster means little sister in Swedish. They play a Hardcore/Indie/Metal style of music. The band formed in Gothemburg in 2006. They sing in Swedish.

ESPORT SM STARCRAFT 2 WINNER: ThorZaIN

ESPORT SM STARCRAFT 2 WINNER:ThorZaIN Team: EG Race: Terran Known for: Killing his opponents slowly. “Spoon Terran” The Finals Opponent:SortOf Matchup: Terran vs Zerg Format: Bo 5 Prize pool: 100.000 SEK, 70.000 SEK for 1st place The Games Game 1 The first map was Cloud Kingdom, SortOf started in the top position while ThorZaIN got [...]

They are legend. Interview with CS legends HeatoN and Walle

They are legend. Interview with CS legends HeatoN and Walle DreamHack coverage sat down with Counter-Strike legends HeatoN (Emil Christensen 28) and Walle (Dennis Wallenberg 25) to have a chat about their legendary status, dreamhack and the future of e-sports. – Guys, I just talked to one of your fans on the way here.  He [...]

Video recap: From dawn til dusk at DreamHack Summer 2012

Video recap: From dawn til dusk at DreamHack Summer 2012 See what it looked it inside DreamHack when the doors opened and people started pouring in. See clilps from e-sport shows, laser shows and performers and feel the DreamHack atmosphere. See the video here Video by @QojDOTA

ESPORT SM: FINALS

ESPORT SM: FINALS The ESPORT SM Finals are coming up, and you don’t wanna miss a thing! All the finals will be held in DreamArena Extreme on the time scheduled below. Fifa 12 15:00 Final – DreamArena Extreme Heroes Of Newerth 16:00 Final – DreamArenaExtreme Starcraft II 18:15 Final – DreamArena Extreme Super Sreet Fighter [...]

ESPORT SM HON WINNER: HoN Portal

ESPORT SM HON WINNER: HoN Portal Members: • fajn • zneid • pablomcdad • relo • izzystradlin Qualified in Stockholm,  beat team decerto in the semifinals. The Game Around 400 viewers had gathered to watch their favourite HoN teams clash together in the ESPORT SM finals. Both team It’s Gosu and team HoN Portal looked [...]

ESPORTSM FIFA 12 WINNER: STEK

ESPORTSM FIFA 12 WINNER: STEK Player: Stek Console: XBOX 360 Prize purse: 25.000 SEK Played at: DreamArena Extreme Format: Bo3  Player info: Stek • Name: Filip Persson • Age: 18 years • City: Ystad • Team:Infensus Qualified in Norrköping, beat Lukasinho in the semi finals 2-0 The Finals Around 250 people showed up to watch the [...]

Telia Horror Night

Telia Horror Night Do you like to watch movies? Tonight at 02:30 Telia will take over DreamArena Extreme and show some horror movies. Head down to the telia stand in hall D and get your ticket! Minimum age requirement: 15 Time: 02:30

PewDiePie & Mionix at DHS12

Mionix presents PewDiePie the infamous YouTube sensation with over 720,000 subscribers and over 180,000,000 views! He will perform a live show at Dreamhack Summer 2012. PewDiePie who’s real name Felix Kjellberg is from Sweden and in under 2 years has built up a huge following for his hilarious commentary on games particular the horror game [...]

VIDEO: Day Z gameplay challenge by “overlayguy”

VIDEO: Day Z gameplay challenge by “overlayguy” “Overlayguy” also known as Mulleboy is a graphics engineer at Dreamhack and calls himself a veteran in the alfa state game “Day Z” where the average life span is 30 minutes. – “My average life time is 2 days”. He tells. Yesterday he stepped up on DreamArena Extreme [...]

Like to watch e-sports? Dreamhack TV has it covered

Like to watch e-sports? Dreamhack TV has it covered Did you know that you can watch all the e-sport events from DreamHack summer 2012 on the recently re designed website of DreamHack TV? So if you like to keep up to date with what’s happening from the very comfort of your seat this is the [...]

The War of the Roses $5000 Final

The War of the Roses $5000 final is live at Dreamhack.tv – what is this game? Tune in and watch!

Antec are running Call of Duty 4 Tournaments all day long!

Antec are running Call of Duty 4 Tournaments all day long! Everyone who registers via Facebook is automatically entered into a prize drawing! Win a new case, PSU or sound system! Carl Goode Granath won the first Antec Call of Duty tournament today. Who will be the other winners? 11:00 13:00 17:00 18:00 20:00

EDGE: by HEAT GAMING

EDGE: by HEAT GAMING If you want to check out some real monster computers, the EDGE stand in the DreamExpo is the place to be. With three years of experience, building high end gaming computers they can offer you nothing but the best!

DREAMHACK DOTA 2 VENEGANCE CUP DAY 2

DREAMHACK DOTA 2 VENEGANCE CUP DAY 2 The DotA 2 day 2 just started and is broadcasted live on DreamHack.Tv. If you are attending to DreamHack, you should definitely head down to the Dota 2 area in Hall B Sunday 17 June 12:00 – Group C Round 1 & 2 13:30 – Group C Round [...]

KOMPLETT RECYCLING CALL: WIN Products at a worth of 55.000 SEK

KOMPLETT: WIN Products at a worth of 55.000 SEK Need a new computer? DreamHack and Komplett has the solution for you! 1. Turn in 24 aluminium cans to the nearest Store! 2. Get your competitor ticket from the store. 3. Head down to the komplett stand in the DreamExpo on Sunday 14:30 and Monday 16:00! 4. [...]

DreamExpo: Medal Of Honor

DreamExpo: Medal Of Honor Medal of Honor: Warfighter choose DreamHack Summer 2012 for the world premiere of multiplayer! – Electronic Arts with upcoming shooter Medal of Honor: Warfighter chooses DreamHack Summer 2012 as the first public showcase of 8v8 Multiplayer. Dreamhack Visitors are first in the world outside selected media to play Medal of Honor: [...]

DreamHack MSI Beat IT Steelseries LoL Main Tournament

DreamHack MSI Beat IT Steelseries LoL Main Tournament Group A 10.00 – 14.00 Curse Gaming vs Fnatic RC Millenium vs PAH Curse Gaming vs PAH Millenium vs Fnatic RC Curse Gaming vs Millenium PAH vs Fnatic RC Group B 17.00 – 21.00 CLG.eu vs Mebdi’s Minions Moscow 5 vs Absolute Legends CLG.eu vs Absolute Legends [...]

DREAMHON – HEROES OF NEWERTH: DAY 2

DREAMHON – HEROES OF NEWERTH: DAY 2 is about to start, and with 270 000 SEK on the line, we will definitely see some epic happenings during the day. Don’t forget to check the finals at 24.00 tonight in DreamArena Extreme! Sunday 17 June 11:00 – Group A Round 1 12:00 – Group A Round [...]

DREAMHACK PLANTRONICS CS 1.6: Group play

DREAMHACK PLANTRONICS COUNTER-CS 1.6: Group play Be sure not to miss the group play in CS today! With teams like SK, Na’Vi and fnatic and a prize purse of 100.000 SEK, this will for sure be an awesome tournament! Schedule for the CS group play Sunday 17 June 10:00 – Group A – Round 1 [...]

DreamHack Eizo Open: Summer – Day 2

DreamHack Eizo Open: Summer – Day 2 starts 10:00! Where? Hall B (players) + Expo Streams: Dreamhack.Tv Sunday – 17th of June 09:30 – Setup Time – 10:00 Group I-L – Round 1 (BO3) 11:00 Group I-L – Round 2 (BO3) 12:00 Group I-L – Round 3 (BO3) 13:30 – Setup Time – 14:00 Group [...]

KINGSTON QL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP

KINGSTON QL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIP Format: 1on1 Duel Sponsors: Kingston HyperX & Twitch.TV Prize Purse: 70 000 SEK Location: DreamHack Summer 2012, Hall C, Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden Date: 16-19 June No of players: 32 Game Settings: 1on1, Duel, 10 minutes, 2 minutes overtime Platform: PC, Latest available patch Tournament format: Group play, Single Elimination Play Off [...]

BLOODLINE CHAMPIONS SUMMER 2012 TOURNAMENT

BLOODLINE CHAMPIONS SUMMER 2012 TOURNAMENT Are you a BLC fan? Check out the double bracket eliminations today at 9:30 ->

DREAMHACK MSI BEAT IT LEAGUE OF LEGENDS TOURNAMENT

The DREAMHACK MSI BEAT IT LEAGUE OF LEGENDS TOURNAMENT Is starting soon, so don’t forget to head down to hall C to pick a nice spot to watch the tournament! Altogether the tournament features a 270.000 SEK prize pool and a lot of awesome teams like CLG, AL and Na’Vi. The following is a full [...]

Bloodline Champions: Up to 75% off!

Bloodline Champions: Up to 75% off! The second day of DreamHack Summer is here and so is the second day of Bloodline Champions sales!

The DreamExpo is opening at 10. Don’t miss it!

The DreamExpo is opening at 10. Don’t miss it! The visitors are pouring into DreamHack Summer 2010 and the first people that arrived are just getting set up with their computers and equipment. Don’t miss the opening of the DreamExpo at 10 AM. This area is located in hall B and offers gaming and expos [...]

MAIN STAGE ACTIVITIES 04:00

MAIN STAGE ACTIVITIES 04:00 Can’t sleep? Feel bored? Don’t want to sleep? DreamHack’s Main Stage Crew will have a handful of fun activities for you at 04:00, so don’t forget to check it out if you wan’t some fun!

Tonight: The female DJ Anneli on DreamHack main stage!

Tonight: The female DJ Anneli on DreamHack main stage! She is one of the most well-known and requested female DJ:s in Sweden. She has been around the globe to all the continents (except Antarctica), playing at more than 650 gigs. She is DJ Anneli! She is a girl from Vänersborg, Sweden that has a passion [...]

Sean Banan: På LAN – Success

Sean Banan: På LAN – Success Thousands of people had gathered for the evenings critically acclaimed artist and comedian Sean Banan. Good choreography, a karismatic speech in the pauses and some great songs was what Sean and his two dancers had to offer when they, for the first time, he stepped up the DreamHack Main Stage [...]

WW.MCZ Infiltration takes the fighting gold

WW.MCZ Infiltration takes the fighting gold The DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship, Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition sponsored by Energizer Lithium, Twitch.TV, MadCatz & Tritton is over and as the grand champion of DreamHack Summer 2012 we have once again WW.MCZ Infiltration from South Korea that takes home the gold. Team mates and the two [...]

The DreamHack homepage is the main source for news

The DreamHack homepage is the main source for news We circled the massive LAN area this evening asking one important question to as many people we could: – How do you keep up to date with what’s happening at DreamHack? The almost unanimous and immediate answer everybody gave us was: – “The dreamhack home page”. [...]

Main Stage activities during the night.

Main Stage activities during the night. Can’t sleep? Feel bored? Don’t want to sleep? DreamHack’s got the solution for everybody! During the night the Main Stage in Hall D will offer lots of activities and competitions! Just head on down around 23.30 to have some fun for an hour, then listen to some DJs and then join [...]

Eizo Open: Group Stage #2 has been drawn

Eizo Open: Group Stage #2 has been drawn Here are the groups for the second group stage. Half of them will be played during Saturday evening starting at 21:45. The rest of the groups will be on Sunday starting either 10:00 or 14:00. Saturday – 21:45 A Naugrim Nerchio Duggi Bischu B Daisy Puma freizy [...]

The ride across the LAN hall at DreamHack filmed

The ride across the LAN hall at DreamHack filmed Curious of how it feels to fly across the colorfully lit LAN  hall? Here’s a look from above when Philip Harbreckt took the ride with a GoPro camera strapped to a helmet on his head. If you look for a memorable experience at DreamHack Summer 2012 head for [...]

DreamHack in Pictures

DreamHack in Pictures Don’t forget to follow DreamHacks official Flickr account. The account is updated hourly/daily (during events) with lots of pictures! DREAMHACK ON FLICKR

SEAN BANAN: PÅ LAN

SEAN BANAN: PÅ LAN Sean Banan is a true Swedish superstar with 229,055 likes on Facebook and an amazing performance at the Swedish Eurovision Song Contest. Today, Sean Banan takes on the largest LAN in the world, DreamHack Summer 2012 – Do not miss Sean Banan Live on main stage Saturday 22.00

ENERGIZER FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP – SSFIVAE FINALS

ENERGIZER FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP – SSFIVAE FINALS Are you a big fighting game fan? Don’t forget to check out the awesome Energizer Fighting Championship finals here on DreamHack at 21.00. The finals will be played in DreamArena Extreme and will be streamed live on Armshouse and Fighting for Sweden.

Winners in Billys Movie Contest

Here are the top 3 winners in Billys Movie Contest at DreamHack Summer 2012 1. Jag åt just en Billys (The Lonely Island Cover) 2. Russia eurovision 2012-The real one 3. Billy’s Noir

Building DreamHack Summer – DHTV

Building DreamHack Summer – DHTV From monday 11/6/12 to the early morning before the gates to the worlds largest digital festival, the dedicated DreanHack crew worked day and night to get everything done. This is a recap of the build-up.

ROCK ON DHS12 – The Opening

Video from the DreamHack opening! Check out the very special moment when we turn the lights out at DreamHack Summer 2012 – ROCK ON!

Netadmin presents: DreamHack Achievements

Netadmin presents: DreamHack Achievements This summer Netadmin takes achievements to the next level! Visit the Netadmin portal to see which achievements you have unlocked and see your bandwidth statistics. Playing games and using your Internet connection will allow you to unlock game achievements such as World of Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo III. Different levels are [...]

Parents: we approve of this festival!

Parents: we approve of this festival! While walking around the hall shortly after the opening of Dreamhack, crew had a little chat to the parents that came along to help their kids set up with chairs, computers and sleeping gear. – “I take my sons here every year and I’d much rather do that than [...]

Lights Out: The Opening Ceremony

Lights Out: The Opening Ceremony The Opening Ceremony at DreamHack 2012 has now concluded. When the lights were turned off, an epic video introduction about DreamHack was shown. After the video, the music and light show began, – and it brought some marvellous sights. Fire, laser, fireworks and other pyrotechnics, all to an outstanding soundtrack, [...]

#Dreamhack a world wide trending topic on Twitter!

#Dreamhack a world wide trending topic on Twitter! The DreamHack Summer event 2012 opened today and is already a world wide trending topic on Twitter by the official hashtag #dreamhack. If you are on Twitter and tweeting from the event use #dreamhack to describe your experience. Or if you tweet your photos from Instagram use [...]

DreamHack Eizo Open Starting 15:00

DreamHack Eizo Open: Summer 2012 Starting 15:00 Are you a crazy Starcraft II nerd? Then you definitely should head down to Hall C where you can see all the  pros duking it out in group play from 15:00 today. With a prize purse of 200.000 SEK and players from all over the world, DreamHack Eizo Open will definitely [...]

BYOC Qualifiers starting today!

BYOC Qualifiers starting today! Are you a real hardcore gamer and want to show your skills in a real tournament? The BYOC qualifiers here at DreamHack are starting today, so don’t forget to register and check in! The following is a full time schedule for the BYOC qualifiers at DreamHack. DREAMHACK DOTA 2 VENEGANCE CUP [...]

Energizer Fighting Championships

Energizer Fighting Championships Are you a big fighting game fan? Don’t forget to check out the awesome fighting tournaments here on DreamHack. Together the Energizer Fighting Championships, SSFIVAE and SSFV will have a prize pool of 70.000 SEK. The best games will be streamed live on Twitch.Tv by Armshouse and Fighting for Sweden in HD [...]

Opening ceremony and performing artists!

Opening ceremony and Saturday artists! If you are attending DreamHack be sure not to miss the astonishing and memorable opening. During the opening day at DreamHack we will see the lights go out at 16.00 to witness the epicness of the opening ceremony in hall D. The opening ceremony will feature an eye-catching light show [...]

Queuing for Dreamhack

James Newnorth was one of the first people in the queue  this morning to catch attention wearing a green “Dipsy the Teletubbie” costume. – “I have been here since 2 am” the 24 year old from Malmö said. With roof covering the main entrance area people could stay comfortably dry and hype up during the [...]

The Swedish Esport Championship

The Swedish Esport Championship has been touring Sweden since October 2011 with 8 different stops gathering the very best players in Sweden. At DreamHack Summer 2012 the teams will fight for the title and a prize purse valued at 400 000 SEK. Five Swedish champions will be crowned in StarCraft II, CS 1.6, Heroes Of [...]

The Gates of DreamHack have opened!

The Gates of DreamHack have opened! DreamHack Summer 2012 is now officially open and the visitors are pouring in. The rain had been pouring down all night, all morning and stopped just to let the visitors in. Anton Levein @DHCoverage @aG_AOP

Predict the Winner of the DreamHack EIZO Open: Summer 2012

Predict the Winner of the DreamHack EIZO Open: Summer 2012 The EIZO Open will be one of the most anticipated eSports event at Dreamhack Summer 2012. The StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty tournament is boosting a total prize purse of SEK 1 200 000 (USD 178 000). The EIZO Open tournament started in Stockholm in [...]

Tävla hos SteelSeries

Under festivalen har du chans att lägga vantarna på ett par schyssta shorts från SteelSeries och Orcbite. Det finns två tillvägagångssätt, det första är att du köper SteelSeries senaste tangentbord 6Gv2R som har de supersnabba Cherry MX Red switcharna. Det andra är att du köper en SteelSeries produkt över 600 kr, visar upp din lott [...]

DREAMARENA ORANGE

DreamHack Summer will feature a lot of lectures whom of most will be held in Dream Arena Orange. The following list is a full time schedule for all lectures that will be held there. Saturday 16 June 18:00 – Svenska E-sportföreningen The Swedish E-Sport Association is a Swedish non-profit association working to promote e-sport. 20:00 [...]

DreamHack: Behind the Scenes

DreamHack: Behind the Scenes “The next generation network!” In this talk you’ll get the story on what actually happened on the world IPv6 day and how it affects DreamHack. Robin ”DrZobin” Larsson and Alexander “wberg” Wågberg will talk about the future of networking, in specifics the next generation internet protocol IPv6! The IPv6 technical design [...]

DH Kreativ föreläser

Vill du vara med och vinna fina priser i de kreativa tävlingarna på dreamhack? Vill du lära dig hur det går till att delta i tävlingarna och få lite hjälp på traven att få igång din produktion? Kom på föreläsning om Kreativ och få idéer inspiration och motivation att just DU skall vara med och [...]

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Interview: First In Line

Interview: First In Line

Jönköping på DreamHack

Vi vill hälsa dig som besöker DreamHack Summer 2012 varmt välkommen till Jönköping och världens största digitala festival! En liten del av Jönköping finns på plats på DreamHack för att visa upp digitalkulturen i vår stad. I monter LS:04 – vi lovar, den går inte att missa – hittar du en rad aktörer samlade under [...]

Get your tickets for DreaHack Eizo Open Valencia Now!

Get your tickets for DreaHack Eizo Open Valencia Now! You can now buy your ticket for the final stage of Starcraft 2 EIZO Open Valencia. Early bird price is just 18€ so be sure to buy it quickly before they are gone! Check out the bundles that include BYOC + EIZO Open so you can [...]

The Dutch Are Coming…

Liquid’Ret and the hardstyle duo Noisecontrollers won’t be the only Dutch guys attending DreamHack Summer! Intel Pack4DreamHack is back for the 10th Edition! At the moment a bus is going through the Netherlands to pick up 66 gamers from the Netherlands and Belgium, to take them to DreamHack for this Summer edition. Follow their adventures [...]

LO på DHS12

När man gör något för första gången kan det kännas svårt, kul, jobbigt, spännande och ibland lite förvirrande. Ibland går det inte som man har tänkt sig. Detta gäller även första gången man sommarjobbar. Därför är vi med från LO:s sida på Dreamhack. Vi ger deltagarna chansen att komma till vår monter med sina frågor [...]

Take the bus to Dreamhack

Take the bus to DreamHack How about your own power supply, super fast FREE WiFi, bathroom available and huge windows to see the Swedish summer through? If this sounds like your way of traveling check out the Swebus offer to take you by bus to DreamHack! Booking the trip is super easy and can be [...]

More Magic at DreamHack

More Magic at DreamHack Carl Tillenius is one of few professional magicians in Sweden. His stand-up-magic act is mixed with humor and juggling. Catch him Monday at 5PM on the Main Stage. Follow Carl Tillenius Web: trollcarl.nu Blog: trollcarl.blogspot.com Facebook: carltillenius Twitter: @CarlTillenius

ShootMania Storm at DreamHack

Ubisoft’s upcoming competitive FPS will be playable at this year’s DreamHack Summer, with alpha access and a Joust tournament for the attendees Paris, the 14th of June 2012 – Shootmania Storm, the competitive first person shooter by Nadeo, creators of Trackmania, will be presented at the DreamHack Summer festival this month in Jönköping, Sweden. In [...]

Final Call to Your Way into the War of the Roses Tournament

NEW YORK – June 13, 2012 – With DreamHack 2012 only days away, Paradox Interactive has decreed that last-minute procrasti-knight-ers sign up for the first official War of the Roses tournament, taking place this weekend at DreamHack 2012. All DreamHack attendees who possess a LAN/BYOC ticket can join the competition and play for the grand [...]

Medal of Honor: Warfighter – World premiere of multiplayer!

Medal of Honor: Warfighter choose DreamHack Summer 2012 for the world premiere of multiplayer! – Electronic Arts with upcoming shooter Medal of Honor: Warfighter chooses DreamHack Summer 2012 as the first public showcase of 8v8 Multiplayer. Dreamhack Visitors are first in the world outside selected media to play Medal of Honor: Warfighter and personally experience [...]

First photos are up

First photos are up First photos from the coverage team are online at our Flickr account. Check them out! Flickr: www.flickr.com/dreamhack

Win a trip for two to DreamHack Valencia

Dreaming of a DreamHack by the spanish warm sea, spending some days under the sun, enjoying the beach and eSports? DreamHack Valencia offers you the chance to participate in the greatest digital festival in Southern Europe. You just have to visit the DreamHack Valencia’s booth at the DreamHack Summer DreamExpo and sign up to the [...]

Intel Extreme Boards

Intel Extreme Boards are designed for enthusiasts and gamers who need unrivaled boards for unrivaled performance. For the latest on the full lineup of Intel Extreme Boards check out www.intel.com/extremeboards and follow us on Facebook.

Menu for the Carl Oscar Resturant – Daily Special 65SEK

Menu for the Carl Oscar Restaurant – Daily Special 65SEK The Carl Oscar Restaurant serves daily specials every day at DreamHack Summer 2012 and can be found in lobby south. Saturday Burger with fries Spaghetti Bolognese Pasta with vegetarian sauce Sunday Swedish meatballs with lingonberry jam, potatoes and gravy Burger with fries Spaghetti Bolognese Falafel [...]

Magician on Stage

Magician on Stage Born in Strömstad, Sweden, Alexander Arcari got his first gig as a magician in first grade. At age five Alexander got a magic box from his grandfather. With patience and time he learned every single trick and then continued on to improve them. Having done magic for 11 years, Alexander is lucky [...]

Like to go for a ride?

Like to go for a ride? Telia is offering YOU a chance to get an truly unique experience. In the DreamRide you will travel on a wire over the worlds largest LAN. Go to the Telia booth and tell them you like to try their fiber connection at home and your in the raffle! Telia [...]

Kero’s doing VLOGs

Kero’s doing VLOGs Stage personality Kero is VLOGing during the buildup of DreamHack Summer 2012. Check out his videos on our official YouTube Channel. Don’t forget to comment and tell him what you want to see in the coming VLOGs! Kero VLOG #3

DreamHack EIZO Open: Live på Bio

Under 2012 arrangerar DreamHack en gigantisk StarCraft 2-turnering med fem tävlingar runtom i hela Europa. DreamHack och Folkets Hus och Parker kommer i samarbete med 10 biografer runtom i Sverige livesända finalshowen från den tredje deltävlingen i Valencia, Spanien. Söndagen den 23 september kommer man för första gången att kunna uppleva E-sport live på Folkets [...]

New EIZO FORIS Gaming Monitor at DHS12

EIZO to Unveil FORIS FS2333 Gaming Monitor at DreamHack Summer 2012 – Stockholm, 12 June 2012 – Eizo Nordic AB today announced it will unveil its newest gaming monitor, the FORIS FS2333, at DreamHack Summer to be held from 16 – 19 June in Jönköping, Sweden. The FORIS FS2333 is an LED backlit 23-inch full [...]

First in line

FIRST IN LINE Joel ‘Mjoftarn’ Pettersson and  Max ‘MwazZ’ Lindahl have been camping outside the gates of DreamHack since Saturday morning. Why? To be first in line of course! The two guys traveled from Gävle to camp outside the gates just for fun, and of course, to be first in line. They arrived Saturday morning, [...]

Dota 2: Groups and schedule

This summer some of the very best Dota 2 teams in the world will face each other in DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup. 12 teams are already ready to fight, four more slots are up for grabs in the BYOC qualifier at location, register your team today and fight for the glory and 200 000 [...]

SteelSeries at DHS12

SteelSeries is one of the sponsors for DreamHack MSI Beat IT League Of Legends Tournament this summer and they are also on location in DreamExpo showing their products. At DreamHack the new Sensei[RAW]Glossy, Sensei[RAW]Rubberized & SteelSeries Siberia v2 Frost Blue will have retail world premiere and will be available in DreamStore Webhallen. SteelSeries Sensei[RAW]Glossy SteelSeries [...]

Tävla om Estrellas Stjärnvinst – Vinn 3 kg snacks!

Maila svaren på de 10 frågorna till estrella@onemotion.se och motivera med högst 25 ord varför just du ska vinna. I potten finns tre vinster på vardera 3 kg snacks! Vinnarna kommer att presenteras på Estrellas Facebook-sida den 15:e juni och priset hämtas i Estrellas monter under Dreamhack Summer på Elmia. Lycka till! 1. Vilket år [...]

Slash, and Stab: War of the Roses Tournament

DreamHack, Slash, and Stab: War of the Roses Tournament to Occur at DreamHack 2012 – Paradox Interactive to Host Live Competition, Streaming via TwitchTV NEW YORK — June 1st, 2012 — Paradox Interactive has always assumed that DreamHack is a celebration of using swords to hack off the limbs of one’s enemies. Even though DreamHack [...]

DHS12 Fight Night by Negative Edge

After the tournaments on Saturday Negative Edge, the Gothenburg based fighting game community takes over the tournament area and welcomes all fighting game fans and players to come and play casuals all night long – Meet and play against the best players in Sweden and the international players on location, There will be HYPE & [...]

Snild Dolkow plays live

Snild Dolkow has rocked the last two DreamHack Talent Hunts with his Nintendo DS, playing his own brand of chiptunes. At Dreamhack Summer 2012, he’ll finally have his own show! The son of Peter Dolkow of Dolkows, Snild grew up with an unusual name, and — perhaps a bit more relevant to the topic at [...]

Creative Sound Blaster at DHS12

Stand a chance to win 10 Units Of Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Wrath Wireless! LIKE US @ Creative Sverige Facebook during DreamHack Summer 2012 to stand a chance to win yourself a unit out of the 10 units available. FREE LOAN of Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Wrath Wireless for 4 hrs. Try it now for [...]

Activate your ticket now!

Activate now! Its time to activate your tickets for DreamHack Summer 2012 and print your tickets to bring to the festival. Be sure to do this now! All with activated tickets will have a smoother entrance to the festival 1. Go to bokning.dreamhack.se and log in to your account 2. Go to My value codes [...]

Telia fortsätter som huvudsponsor för E-sport SM

Inferno Online och DreamHack har under 2011 och 2012 tillsammans arrangerat den första säsongen av de Svenska Mästerskapen i Esport. Åtta officiella SM-tävlingar har spelats runt om i hela landet och nu återstår den stora SM-finalen som kommer att ta plats på DreamHack Summer 2012. På SM-finalen ska det koras fem svenska esportmästare, utöver detta [...]

TÄVLING!

Var med i Billys Movie Contest DHS 2012 och vinn 3 000kr! Dreamhacks populäraste tävling är tillbaka med grymma priser! Det är dags att göra din egen Billys-film med musikalisk touch för att vara med och tävla om bland annat 3 000kr och gratis Billys under hela DHS12! PRISER 1:a pris: 3000kr + gratis Billys [...]

Peter Sunde at the main stage

Peter Sunde Kolmisoppi aka brokep is best known for being a co-founder and ex-spokesperson of The Pirate Bay. Today Peter works with his new company Flattr, the worlds first social micro-payment system and with a book about his involvement with TPB. At DreamHack Summer 2012 Peter will take on the main stage in Hall D [...]

De Vet Du live at DreamHack

The Swedish Youtube phenomenon “De Vet Du” will do a live show at the main stage in Hall D at DreamHack Summer 2012 – De Vet Du is right now one of the biggest Swedish stars on Youtube, many of their videos have reached well over 400 000 views. De Vet Du will enter the [...]

www.Ark36.se

Is there anybody out there? Ark36 is an “Alternate Reality Game”, linked to locations in different times and spaces. The world outside DreamHack is in ruins and it is up to you to investigate and perhaps influence what went wrong. If you have what it takes?! Studiefrämjandet & Jönköpings municipality, together with the member organization [...]

Professor Sakamoto at DreamHack

You just have to insert a cartridge in the hardware on his head to make him play the music of the game. Thanks to the piano lessons he took from the age of 4 years old, Professor Sakamoto possesses a perfect pitch and is able to reproduce any melody after hearing it just once. The [...]

Esport schedules

Esport at DreamHack Summer 2012 is huge and there will be live streams from the festival almost 24/7 – Here are the schedules for our tournaments. Streams and stream schedules will be available soon here and at www.dreamhack.tv – This page will also be updated with fan meetings and other esport connected activities. Please note: [...]

DICE at DreamHack Summer 2012

DICE was founded in 1992 by four friends from the Amiga demo scene, DICE (then Digital Illusions) created the cult hit Pinball Dreams for the Amiga. Ten years later, the pivotal Battlefield 1942 would change the future of online gaming and DICE forever. Today, Battlefield 3 has sold more than 12 million copies and received [...]

Kingston QL Summer Championship – Groups & Seeding

Here are the seedings and groups for the Kingston Quake Live Summer Championships – Some players have been replaced due to late dropouts. PLAYERS Top Seed k1llsen dkt Cypher av3k DaHanG Spart1e rapha evil High Seed weird pavel Draven sc00t Guard fire_bot matrox Madix Mid Seed lukelawlz Sl1p twister gda Insan3 STING a1r-r41d jeWro Low [...]

Talangjakten – Dreamhack Summer 2012

Två events i rad nu har talangjakten hittat sköna personligheter och duktiga talanger. Talangjakten delar i vanlig ordning ut attraktiva priser till de som blir framröstade att vara de mest talangfulla! UPPDATERING! Webbhallen älskar talangjakt och går in som sponsor till DreamHacks talangjakt. Vad säger du om att vinna en dator från ASUS värde 13990 [...]

264 new seats in Lobby North

DreamHack Summer 2012 is the absolute largest summer festival ever! Today we are expending to lobby north with 264 computer seats, perfect for teams and clans, secure your seat today! Book Now! bokning.dreamhack.se

Kreativ Kingston HyperX Stop Motion

This summer we are very happy to present the compo Kreativ Kingston HyperX Stop Motion as one of the highlights. Kreativ Kingston Stop Motion will feature great hardware from Kingston valued at 20 000 SEK to the winners, call you friends and start storming ideas now! DreamHack Kreativ at Summer 2012 will be located in [...]

Lissi Dancefloor Disaster live at DHS12

Photo: Emese Tot Lissi Dancefloor Disaster is an experimental art electro pop movement band originating from Uppsala, Sweden. They consists of Josefin Lindh and Johan Tilli. Their band is named after Johans former cat Lissi. They love making pop music, playing videogames, touring, social critique, creating and exploring queer sounds, writing songs about collective processes [...]

Vinn VIP-platser till DHS12 från Komplett

Skall du till DreamHack i sommar? Vill du ha fetare och bättre platser än dom du har? Eller har du inte fått tag på några biljetter? Var med och tävla om coola VIP-platser från Komplett VIP-platser innebär att du och en kompis får följande: – DreamHack Summer 2012 biljetter – Grymma platser i hall B [...]

AMD Sapphire Battlefield 3 DreamHack Masters

After each DreamHack Festival we ask the participants what game they want to compete in at the next DreamHack festival. At DreamHack Winter 2011 an amazing 43,6% answered that they would like to have a tournament in Battlefield 3. You want it, you get it! Today we are very happy to announce the AMD Sapphire [...]

Dream team: Logitech to sponsor DreamHack EIZO Open 2012

Stockholm, 30 May 2012 – Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) will be the head sponsor of DreamHack EIZO Open 2012, DreamHack’s international eSports event. The digital festival takes place between 16th and 19th June and will feature five live events across Europe, attracting millions of viewers from over 100 countries. The festival culminates with Grand [...]

Far Cry 3 at DreamHack

Hi Did I ever tell you the definition of insanity? Discover the island’s bloody secrets and take the fight to the enemy; improvise and use your environment to your advantage; and outwit its roster of ruthless, deranged inhabitants. How will the Island change you? Meet Ubisoft Massive from Malmö when they visit DreamHack summer for [...]

The Development of Krater

Victor Magnuson, Martin Wahlund and Robert Bäckström from Fatshark will do a presentation about the very unique development of KRATER. We decided to involve gamers very early on. When we announced the game we had almost no information to the public just a video explaining what we wanted to do and a few concepts. From [...]

Win a unique SAPPHIRE Gaming PC

Internationally famous case modder from the UK, Tom “Snail” Portsmouth has created a very special system for us based on a SAPPHIRE motherboard and graphics housed in a limited edition snail shaped case! Now you have the chance to win it! Using a Lian-Li PC-U6 as a base he has created a very unique and [...]

4 teams ready for DHS12!

Moscow Five, Absolute Legends, exHCL & fnatic ready for DHS12 365 teams participated in the Online Qualifers to DreamHack Summer 2012. Four European top teams advanced to the main tournament of MSI Beat IT League of Legends Tournament powered by SteelSeries at Dreamhack Summer 2012, 16-19th of June: Moscow Five, Absolute Legends, exHCL and Fnatic [...]

The eSports Hall

The eSports Hall DreamHack presents the eSports hall of DreamHack Summer 2012 16-19 june and the overview map so you know where you can find all the action! DreamHack Summer 2012 wil be a blast for all eSports fans out there! In total we host 14 official and partner tournament’s with a total prize purse [...]

Online Finals – MSI Beat IT LoL Tournament

At Dreamhack Summer 2012, 16-19th of June, DreamHack will host the MSI Beat IT League of Legends Tournament sponsored by MSI and SteelSeries, with 280 000 SEK in the prize purse (equivalent to $40,000) and MSI hardware valued to 92000 SEK it will be one of the absolute highlights at the summer festival. This week [...]

Sign up for the DreamHon BYOC-qualifier

The Heroes Of Newerth DreamHon Tournament have already started with online qualifications around the world and 7 of the absolute best teams in the world are ready to fly to Sweden, Jönköping and DreamHack Summer 2012 to fight for the 400 000 SEK thats on stake in DreamHon. At DreamHack YOU and your team have [...]

Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship – Full player list!

The Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship is the absolute highlight of the summer festival for all fans of the top notch FPS esport action game Quake Live. We have 32 of the very best duel players from all of the world ready to fight for the 70 000 prize purse. Check out the full player [...]

Ismen live at DHS12

The Swedish duo Ismen releases their new album “Välkommen till Planet Regn” 28th of May and at DreamHack Summer 2012 they will take on the main stage in Hall D on Saturday June 16, 20.00. Ismen fist started at the Swedish Internet community Whoa.nu back in 2004 where the two members first published their tracks. [...]

Sean Banan live!

Sean Banan is a true Swedish superstar with 229,055 likes on Facebook and an amazing performance at the Swedish Eurovision Song Contest. This Summer Sean Banan takes on the largest LAN in the world, DreamHack Summer 2012 – Do not miss Sean Banan Live on main stage Saturday 22.00 Follow Sean Banan Web Facebook Spotify [...]

Polisen tror på en lugn och trevlig festival

DreamHack Summer 2012 arrangeras på Elmia i Jönköping. Därför är det Polismyndigheten i Jönköpings län som kommer att synas i lokalerna. En speciellt tillsatt DreamHack-grupp har som främsta mål att förebygga att brott sker. När DreamHack Summer tar över mässhallarna på Elmia den 16 juni ska väldigt många ungdomar samsas på en och samma yta. [...]

LOL winners will be awarded amazing MSI hardware

DreamHack MSI Beat IT League of Legends Tournament sponsored by SteelSeries is getting more interesting! MSI have just put in some amazing hardware valued to 92000 SEK to the top three teams including FIVE Gaming Notebooks! MSI GT70 have the Intel® Core™ i7 Processor, High-end NVIDIA® GeForce graphics card & Keyboard by SteelSeries 103 keys [...]

BRIS

Till BRIS kan alla under 18 år ringa eller skriva till en vuxen som lyssnar. Det är gratis och du är anonym. Du behöver alltså inte tala om vem du är och du bestämmer själv vad du vill prata om. Det syns heller inte på telefonräkningen att du kontaktat oss. Om du vill skriva till [...]

SESF på DreamArena Orange

Svenska E-sportföreningen är en ideell svensk förening som verkar för att främja svensk e-sport. Målet med föreningen är att på sikt etablera ett svenskt föreningsliv kring svenska e-sportspelare och klubbar, skapa gemensamma spelregler och strukturer mellan spelare, klubbar och evenemang samt verka för att e-sporten växer i antal spelare, klubbar och evenemang. På DreamHack Summer [...]

Sverok på DreamArena Orange

Sveriges e-sportare växer till antalet. Vi slår oss fram på de internationella arenorna och fler och fler unga hittar glädjen i att spela tillsammans, tävla och utvecklas. Sverok är Sveriges största ungdomsförbund som organiserar över hundra tusen e-sportare. 2012 jobbar Sverok extra mycket på att utveckla e-sporten i Sverige med en speciell e-sportsatsning. På DreamHack [...]

Plantronics Counter-Strike Championship

Counter-Strike at DreamHack is an modern esports classic and this summer we have a great tournament with some of the very best teams in the world ready to fight in front of the DreamHack crowd. Plantronics Counter-Strike Championship, sponsored by Plantronics and Kingston will feature 6 invited world class teams and a BYOC tournament where [...]

Lets party all night long!

Do you like to party all night long? We think you do! We have booked some great DJs that will play all night long the whole festival. Hardstyle, Minimal techno, Dubstep, Progressive Psy, Trance and more until breakfast, Hall D is the place to be in the hot DreamHack Summer Nights! Q: Will it be [...]

League Of Legends: Sign up today!

League Of Legends: Sign up today! At Dreamhack Summer 2012, 16-19th of June, DreamHack will host the MSI Beat IT League of Legends Tournament sponsored by MSI and SteelSeries, with 280 000 SEK in the prize purse (equivalent to $40,000). All League of Legends-fans are sure to remember last year when RIOT hosted the Season [...]

Kingston QL: 16 Players Ready To Fight!

DreamHack Summer 2012 is getting closer by the minute and the absolute highlight for all things Quake is of course The Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship taking place at Dreamhack Summer 2012 16-19 June at Elmia, Jönköping Sweden. Today we are very happy to present the second batch of players that are ready to fight [...]

DreamHack EIZO Open: Summer 2012

DreamHack EIZO Open: Summer 2012 DreamHack presents the 2nd stop in DreamHack EIZO Open sponsored by EIZO, AMD Sapphire and Twitch.TV which will be the official StarCraft II tournament at DreamHack Summer 2012. Registration is now open and below you’ll find all information you need to participate in the tournament. The DreamHack EIZO Open first [...]

Kapten Röd live on stage

Kapten Röd live on stage DreamHack is much more than games and Esports! Today we are very happy to present that one of the most popular Swedish live acts available right now, Kapten Röd & Ribbit Boom Band will perform live on the DreamHack main stage in Hall D Monday 18th of June at 22.00. [...]

Dota 2: Sign up for the BYOC Qualifier

All the invited teams and the four teams from the online qualifiers are now ready to fight in DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup at DreamHack Summer 2012. The last chance to grab a spot is to compete in the BYOC Qualifier at location in Jönköping, Sweden. Register today, we have room for 256 teams! REGISTER [...]

Fighting games: Sign up today!

Today we have opened the signups for DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship featuring the two hottest titles available, the competitive classic Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition and the recently released Street Fighter X Tekken from Capcom. A total of 70 000 SEK are in the prize pool to fight for and the best games will [...]

Four new teams ready for DHS12

As previously announced, DreamHack will feature the prestigious Vengeance Dota 2 Cup. We announced six attending teams last time. Now it’s time to add three names to that list. Absolute Legends and Darer are newest edition to the invited teams, thus completing the list of eight. We’re looking forward to see what they are capable [...]

MSI Beat IT League Of Legends Tournament

We know that many League Of Legends fans and players been waiting patiently for this! Today we are very happy to announce the DreamHack MSI Beat IT League Of Legends Tournament with a $40,000 prize pool. The tournament will start in May with online qualifiers, at DreamHack Summer 2012 we will arrange a 64 teams [...]

Dota2: Invited teams & qualifiers

Listen up all Dota 2 players and fans! Today we are presenting the details regarding the online qualifiers for DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup at DreamHack Summer 2012. We also are very happy to announce the first six of the eight direct invites to the tournament. The DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup at DHS12 will [...]

Bloodline Champions at DHS12

Bloodline Champions Dreamhack Summer 2012 tournament announcement! Funcom and Stunlock Studios are proud to announce the presence of Bloodline Champions at Dreamhack summer 2012! During the event there will be a tournament with $10.000 prizepool! Today we’re proud to present details about our upcoming eSports tournament in Bloodline Champions. The $10,000 tournament will be a [...]

Heroes of Newerth at DHS12

DreamHack, S2 Games, and Alienware Arena are proud to present “DreamHoN,” the official Heroes of Newerth Tournament at DreamHack Summer 2012. Heroes of Newerth has been a staple game over the past two years at DreamHack and looks to continue the trend with the largest Heroes of Newerth LAN event to date, featuring a prize [...]

Travel to DHS12 with Swebus

Swebus repeats the success with special buses from across the country to the DreamHack Summer festival in Jönköping. The popular buses will be available during the whole festival from cities such as Karlstad, Malmo, Uppsala and Gothenburg all the way to the enterajnce of Elmia Congress Centre and back home again. Buses run from Stockholm, [...]

SVT broadcasts DreamHack

SVT sänder esport från DreamHack i marknätet och på SVT Play 2012 Esportturneringen i StarCraft II, DreamHack EIZO Open Stockholm arrangeras nu i helgen 21-22 april på Annexet och är startskottet för DreamHacks esportsäsong 2012. Tävlingen är även starten på ett fördjupat samarbete mellan DreamHack och Sveriges Television. Sveriges Television har sänt esport från DreamHack [...]

DreamHack Eizo Open Site

DreamHack Eizo Open Site The first competition of DreamHack Eizo Open begins on Saturday this weekend. Today DreamHack Eizo Open launches a dedicated site for the whole Open season where all information for each competition can be found, including events, tickets, streams, schedule and much much more. This year’s StarCraft II competition is DreamHack Eizo [...]

Dota 2 beta key

Today all participants with BYOC tickets to DreamHack Summer 2012 can pick up a Dota 2 beta key by log in to bokning.dreamhack.se. Enjoy the game and make sure to bring your A game to DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup at DreamHack Summer 2012. INSTRUCTIONS 1. Go to http://bokning.dreamhack.se 2. Log in 3. Click my [...]

Caster line-up: Apollo, Wolf, iNcontroL, Semmler

DreamHack Dota 2 Vengeance Cup

DreamHack Dota 2 Vengeance Cup DreamHack and Corsair are extremely hyped to present the DreamHack Vengeance Dota 2 Cup for both Summer 2012 and Winter 2012. The Dota 2 tournament at DreamHack will be one of the absolute highlights of both festivals with a large tournament starting in the BYOC area continuing to the tournament [...]

EIZO Open Stockholm: First players

DreamHack EIZO Open is getting closer and today we are very pleased to announce the first batch of players that are ready to fight at Annexet, Stockholm, Sweden 21-22 April. There are still seats available, but they are moving fast, secure your tickets for the best esport show on earth today! Buy spectator tickets at [...]

Kreativ Summer 2012

DreamHack Kreativ is the offspring to the Scene competitions and offers a wide range of compos for all interested in being creative with computers, video camera, photo camera, coding and more. The great DreamHack Audience is as usual the judge of the competition. Don´t miss the finals on the main stage the last night! This [...]

Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship

DreamHack, Kingston & Twitch.TV are proud to present the Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship taking place at Dreamhack Summer 2012 16-19 June at Elmia, Jönköping Sweden. Kingston Quake Live Summer Championship have room for 32 players and offers a 70 000 SEK prize purse. All games are played in a tournament area and the grand [...]

DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship

DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship This summer we are very happy to present DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship in the two hottest titles available, the competitive classic Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition and the fresh recently released Street Fighter X Tekken from Capcom. A total of 70 000 SEK are in the prize pool to fight [...]

¡Hola! DreamHack Valencia

DREAMHACK VALENCIA 2012, RETURN TO THE MEDITERRANEAN On its third edition, DreamHack Valencia will raise the stakes. The ‘Woodstock of the digital era’ will hold a full featured event out of its home country: Sweden. Valencia will host DreamHack Valencia from September 21 to 23. This year will not only have Europe’s most important eSports [...]

DreamHack and Stockholm Globe Arenas launch strategic partnership

DreamHack and Stockholm Globe Arenas launch strategic partnership – Aims to make Stockholm the eSports capital of Europe E-sport is one of the fastest growing event categories. All around the world , major championships are held in front of large audiences, both online as well as in arenas. In Europe, Sweden is Dreamhack leading organizer [...]

EIZO Open: Tickets are out today!

EIZO Open: Tickets are out today! The tickets for spectators and competitors for DreamHack EIZO Open: Stockholm is released today 14:00 Local Swedish time – Grab one today! Buy spectator tickets at Ticnet.se Spectator ticket: How do I attend the event and watch it live DreamHack will release a limited number of spectator tickets to [...]

DHS12 will be the largest summer festival ever!

The tickets for DreamHack Summer 2012 are selling like hot cakes and the green dots on the seat map are vanishing at warp speed. Today we are very happy to open up HALL C, “The Esport Hall” for the very first time ever on a Summer festival. In HALL C we will have all tournament [...]

DreamHack EIZO Open Stockholm

DreamHack EIZO Open Stockholm The first event of DreamHack EIZO Open will be held in the European Capital of eSports – Stockholm, Sweden. On April 21-22 we open the doors to Annexet in direct connection to Ericsson Globe, where we have room for over 2,300 people in the seated audience. DreamHack EIZO Open is a [...]

This is DreamHack EIZO Open 2012

This is DreamHack EIZO Open 2012 The World’s best eSports show has evolved! Today DreamHack in cooperation with EIZO, SAPPHIRE and AMD are proud to present the 2012 season – DreamHack EIZO Open in StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. With five stops starting in Stockholm this April we travel to DreamHack Summer 2012 in June, [...]

DreamHack 2012 dates, Hello Stockholm, Valencia & Bucharest

DreamHack is proud to announce the official dates for our events in 2012. We have already presented our main festivals, DreamHack Summer & DreamHack Winter, happening June 16-19 and November 22-25 But there is more! DreamHack eSports plans also features 3 more events for 2012 called DreamHack Open. All events, including DreamHack Summer and Winter, [...]

Build the worlds largest digital festival – Join the crew!

We have now opened up the applications to be part of the crew for DreamHack Summer 2012 at Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden, 16-19 June. If you want to be apart of the coolest crew in the world and at the same time build the worlds largest digital festival you should apply today! You can make an [...]

DreamHack Summer 2012 tickets are out now!

Finally the tickets for DreamHack Summer are available for purchase. DreamHack Summer 2012 is arranged 16-19 June at Elmia in Jönköping Sweden. DreamHack Summer 2012 will feature an blazing fast Internet connection from our strategic partner Telia, amazing performances on the main stage, world class esport tournaments, cool people, Swedish summer and of course gaming [...]

Esportsm – The Finals at DreamHack Summer 2012

The Swedish Esport Championship has been touring Sweden since October 2011 with 8 different stops gathering the very best players in Sweden. At DreamHack Summer 2012 the teams will fight for the title and a prize purse valued at 400 000 SEK. Five Swedish champions will be crowned in StarCraft II, CS 1.6, Heroes Of [...]

The Hype: Remember DreamHack Winter 2011

DreamHack Winter 2011 was the largest DreamHack festival to date and there was many moments that will be remembered forever. Here you can find some of the highlights! We hope t see you all soon again at DreamHack Summer 2012.

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