Dreamhack is back once again in Rotterdam for another Open tournament featuring a $100,000 prize-pool as well as five notable invited teams as well as a team from the EU qualifiers as well as a team from the NA qualifiers.
Dreamhack Open tournaments provide an excellent stepping stone for upcoming teams thanks to the introduction of open online qualifiers so the tournaments frequently feature promising new teams.
- The eight teams are split evenly into two groups with the top two from each moving onto the playoffs.
- The Group Stage features a double-elimination format with best-of-one for the initial and winners' matches while the elimination and decider matches are best-of-three.
- Teams will face off in a single-elimination bracket with best-of-three matches.