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CORSAIR DREAMLEAGUE TO RETURN FOR SEASON 12 AT DREAMHACK ROTTERDAM OCTOBER 18-20, 2019
Event To Feature Some of World’s Best Dota 2 Players And $250,000 Prize Pool
Live from Rotterdam Ahoy During First-Ever DreamHack Rotterdam
JUNE 11, 2019
DreamHack, in partnership with CORSAIR, Esport-Management.com, and Monster Energy, is excited to announce the 12th season of the fan-favorite Dota 2 tournament, CORSAIR DreamLeague. The action-packed tournament will take place during the debut of DreamHack Rotterdam and feature a $250,000 prize pool. As part of DreamHack Rotterdam, CORSAIR DreamLeague Season 12 will take place at the Rotterdam Ahoy venue in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on October 18-20, 2019.
“It’s exciting to follow up last seasons grand event in Stockholm with shipping the DreamLeague experience to a new country. DreamHack Rotterdam will serve as the perfect setting for CORSAIR DreamLeague Season 12 with thousands of esports and gaming fans gathering at the Rotterdam Ahoy for the three-day festival,” said DreamHack Co-CEO Marcus Lindmark.
For the second time since it’s first-ever season, CORSAIR DreamLeague will travel outside of Sweden, following the Season 7 finals in Atlanta, Ga., USA. Over the years, CORSAIR DreamLeague has featured up-and-coming stars as well as some of the biggest players of the time, including Chinese team Vici Gaming — the reigning champions following their win during DreamLeague Season 11 in Stockholm, Sweden, in March 2019.
“We are very excited to host the 12th season of the Dota 2 tournament in Rotterdam Ahoy. It is the first time that such a major Dota tournament is coming to the Benelux. It fits our ambition to become the number one esports and gaming festival in our country. It will surely attract additional fans, the league is a great expansion for our event for which we earlier announced Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Tournament,” Jolanda Jansen, CEO Rotterdam Ahoy.
Additional information on the upcoming 12th season of CORSAIR DreamLeague, such as participating teams and tournament format, will be announced. Stay tuned to dreamhack.com/dreamleague for coming details.ABOUT DREAMHACK
DreamHack is all about entertainment for the digital generation. Founded in 1994 as a BYOC LAN party, DreamHack grew over 20 years to a global phenomenon as the digital festival for today’s youth, hosted throughout Europe and North America. DreamHack festivals feature multiple esports competitions, live music, exhibitions, creative competitions, LAN party, cosplay and much more. DreamHack helped pioneer esports and continues to be one of the largest global producers of esports content. Millions of viewers tune in from all over the world to watch DreamHack broadcasts every year. DreamHack events welcomed over 310,000 visitors in 2018.
More information is available at dreamhack.com. DreamHack is part of leading international digital entertainment group MTG. More information at mtg.com.
ABOUT CORSAIR DREAMLEAGUE
Founded in the fall of 2013, CORSAIR DreamLeague is one of the longest-running Dota 2 tournaments in the world. Celebrating ten seasons in November 2018 by hosting its second DPC Minor, and hosting DPC Majors in the past, DreamLeague is a prestigious tournament run by the experienced crew from DreamHack.
Find out more about DreamLeague on dreamhack.com/dreamleague.DREAMHACK MEDIA CONTACTSPer Sjölin, DreamHack
+46 730 25 31 99Melissa A.E. Sanders, Tadpole Communications
+1.404.909.6726ROTTERDAM GAMES WEEK MEDIA CONTACTSChrist-Jan van Dongen, Rotterdam Ahoy
+31 10 293 3193Erika Bronkhorst, Rotterdam Ahoy
+31 10 293 3499