DreamHack Winter 2014
GSL Groups (Bo1
Single-Elimination Bracket (Bo3
DreamHack and Valve announced a $250,000 prize pool for the DreamHack CS:GO Championship at DreamHack Winter 2014. Taking place in Jönköping, Sweden from November 27–29, the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament featured eight quarter-finalists from ESL One Cologne 2014. They were joined by eight teams, decided by regional qualifiers.
- The European qualifiers had two pre-qualifiers. The top four teams from each gathered in the final qualifier where they fought for five slots in the main event, joined by eight invited teams.
- The North American Qualifier had two pre-qualifiers. The top two teams from each gathered in the final qualifier, where they fought for five slots in the main event, joined by four invited teams. The winner of the final qualifier received a slot in the DreamHack Winter 2014 tournament.
- The Last Call LAN qualifier held in Inferno Online, Stockholm, featured four invited teams battling it out for the two spots left by the disqualified Frenchmen of Titan and Epsilon eSports.
- Six invited teams (Legends) and ten teams (Challengers) from qualifiers.
- The 16 teams are divided into four groups of four.
- Will be played using the GSL format (double elimination bracket without the final).
- The top two teams in each group will proceed to playoffs.
- The 8 teams play in a Single Elimination bracket.
- All matches are played Best of Three.
- No third place decider.
250,000 (USD) are spread among the teams as seen below:
- 1 Titan receives Team LDLC.com's spot from ESL One Cologne by signing apEX, KQLY, and Maniac.
- 2 Titan is disqualified due to KQLY receiving a VAC ban, leaving only two players from the old Team LDLC.com team. Spot is to be filled at a qualifier hosted at Inferno Online Stockholm. 
- 3 Epsilon eSports is disqualified due to Sf receiving a VAC ban, leaving only two players from the old Epsilon squad. Spot is to be filled at a qualifier hosted at Inferno Online Stockholm. 
- FACEIT TV - Secondary caster for Day 1: English #2 FACEIT TV on Twitch.tv
All streams can be found here
- More Streams
Videos and Photos
- HLTV.org - before the event
- HLTV.org - during the event
- Fragbite.se - before the event
- Fragbite.se - during the event
- ESEA.net - during the event
- 99damage.de - during the event
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|| f0rest, GeT_RiGhT, friberg, Xizt, Maikelele, flusha, JW, pronax, olofmeister, KRiMZ, twist, berg, zende
|| TaZ, NEO, pasha, Snax, byali, innocent, SZPERO, mouz, MINISE, rallen
|| strux1, alexRr, Troubley, nex, fel1x, kRYSTAL, r0bs3n, denis, Spiidi
|| United States of America
|| Hiko, n0thing, sgares, nitr0, Skadoodle, swag, desi
|| Zeus, starix, Edward, ANGE1, markeloff, s1mple
|| South Africa
|| Cent, Detrony, Racno, bLacKpoisoN, deviaNt
|| NBK, shox, kioShiMa, Happy, SmithZz
|| SEMPHIS, shroud, AZK
|| seized, Dosia, kUcheR
|| Bosnia and Herzegovina
|| BENDJI, Dumas
|| Slovak Republic