DreamHack Winter 2012
(≃ $30,198 USD)
Sixteen teams fight in the DreamHack Corsair Vengeance Dota 2 Cup for a prize of 200,000 SEK.
Aside from Dota 2, there are competitions for StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, Heroes of Newerth, Battlefield 3, Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition and Quake Live.
200,000 kr SEK (≃$30,198 USD) was spread among the teams as seen below:
|Place||$ USD||kr SEK||Team|
|1st||$15,032||100,000 kr||No Tidehunter|
|2nd||$7,516||50,000 kr||Evil Geniuses|
|3rd-4th||$3,758||25,000 kr||Team Empire|
|We haz Asian|
|Out of Tangos|
|4 Friends + Chrillee|
|Sweet 'N China|
(Converted USD prizes are based on the currency rate on Nov 25, 2012: 1 SEK ≃ 0.15032 USD.)
There are ten invited teams, two teams from the BYOC Qualifiers, three teams from Online Qualifiers, and one team from DreamHack Valencia.
- BYOC Qualifier
- 64 team open signup tournament.
- Best of 1 single-elimination.
- Top 2 advances to Group Play.
- Group Play
- Teams are split into four groups of four teams.
- Group matches are played best of 1.
- Two teams advances from each groups.
- 8 Team single-elimination Bracket.
- Matches are played Best of 3.
1 Due to passport issues, Team Empire's blowyourbrain was not able to attend and Sockshka will stand in for Empire during the event.
2 mousesports qualified as Team Zero but was signed by mousesports before the event.
3 Meet Your Makers, mTw and Clan Poland  were unable to attend. 4 Friends + Chrille, Out of Tangos and Rigg3D replaced them.
4Team 3DMAX qualified as Gamer University but was signed by Team 3DMAX before the event.
|Group A Matches|
|Group B Matches|
|Group C Matches|