2017 DreamHack Season

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[e][h]2017 DreamHack Season
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Various
Type:
Offline
Format:
1v1
Group stages
Single-elimination playoffs
Prize pool:
$400,000
Start Date:
2017-04-28
End Date:
2017-09-10
Links

Information[edit]

The 2017 DreamHack Season is a series of four StarCraft II tournaments organized by DreamHack and ESL that together constitute the 2017 WCS Circuit.
The total prizepool is $400,000.

The DreamHack 2017 series was announced on January 13, 2017.[1]

Format[edit]

The format of each event is 3 Dual-tournament Bo3 Group Stages and a 16 players single-elimination bracket Playoffs.

First Group Stage:

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format.
  • Matches are Bo3.
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage.

First Group Stage:

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format.
  • Matches are Bo3.
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage.

Third Group Stage:

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format.
    • 16 players from the First Group Stage.
    • 16 players from WCS Challenger (Qualifiers).
  • Matches are Bo3.
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs.

Playoffs:

  • 16 players in a single-elimination bracket.
  • Round 16, Round of 8 and Semifinals are played in Bo5.
  • Finals are played in Bo7.

Prize Pool[edit]

Event Prize (USD) WCS Circuit Points
 WCS Austin $100,000 11,000
 WCS Jönköping $100,000 11,000
 WCS Valencia $100,000 11,000
 WCS Montreal $100,000 11,000

Events[edit]

Event Date Winner Runner-Up
Austin (2017-04-28 — 2017-04-30) TBD TBD
Jönköping (2017-06-17 — 2017-06-20) TBD TBD
Valencia (2017-07-13 — 2017-07-15) TBD TBD
Montreal (2017-09-08 — 2017-09-10) TBD TBD

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. DreamHack (January 13, 2017). wcs.dreamhack.com. https://wcs.dreamhack.com/2017/01/13/to-host-four-events-part-2/ Announcing DreamHack Open 2017. Retrieved March 8, 2017.