Sponsors of the one of the biggest tournaments DreamHack have announced the details regarding the upcoming DreamHack Masters Las Vegas. The event will be taking place February 15th to 19th 2017. 16 professional CS:Go teams will battle at the fabulous hotel-entertainment center MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
During it's construction the building was named the biggest hotel in US, it had 6852 rooms. At the entrance guests are greeted by the Lion from the MGM logo, while on the inside an enclosure with real lions can be found. MGM Grand Garden Arena usually features various entertainers and singers and has a capacity of 16,800 viewers. Lately, the arena became a popular location for UFC fights.
Eight teams have already been invited to the event, while another 8 teams had to go through a two-stage regional qualification rounds.
In the Asia and Oceania regions qualifiers were held November 17th through 19th 2016 and ended with TyLoo's victory.
In during the European regional qualifiers 4 teams have been picked to receive invites to the tournament they are: FaZe Clan, Fnatic, Gambit Esports, mousesports.
3 teams from the North America region will be joining others: Misfits, Renegades, compLexity Gaming.
Prize pool of the tournament will be $450,000 and almost half of it - $200,000 will go to the best team. Other details regarding the prize pool breakdown are not yet known.
|Astralis||North|| FaZe Clan
|Cloud9|| OpTic Gaming
| Natus Vincere
|| SK Gaming
|| Gambit Esports
|| compLexity Gaming
| Ninjas in Pyjamas
Good luck on bets!