Today we are very excited to announce Team EnVyUs as the first of four seeded teams for DreamHack Open at DreamHack Tours in France, May 8-10. Team EnVyUs is one of the very best teams in the world right now and with a line up consisting of five french players they are sure the team to beat when DreamHack Open will premiere the Counter-Strike:Global Offensive for the 2015 season.
Established in 2007, Team Envy is one of the most storied eSports organizations in the world. The team is known for being a staple in major tournament Grand Finals and producing multiple championship seasons. In addition to being a perennial pro gaming powerhouse, the team is also known for their sportsmanship, integrity and philanthropy.
Team EnVyUs Counter-Strike:Global Offensive:
Richard "shox" Papillon
Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt
Fabien "kioShiMa" Fiey
Vincent "Happy" Cervoni
Edouard "SmithZz" Dubourdeaux
The next 3 seeded teams will be announced in the coming weeks!
EXPERIENCE DREAMHACK OPEN LIVE ON LOCATION
Launched in 2012, DreamHack Open is DreamHack's premiere esports circuit featuring 7 live LAN tour stops across Europe. The official titles featured in DreamHack Open are Counter Strike: Global Offensive and StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. DreamHack Open is supported by EIZO, Monster Energy, Razer, HyperX and Intel and boosts a prize pool of over $350,000 across both games. All tour stops are open for both amateur and professional players alike, and the best matches are broadcast in HD for free.
DreamHack Tours is arranged at the Vinci International Congres Center. Tickets are available at www.dreamhack.fr
PLAY IN DREAMHACK OPEN - SIGN UP FOR THE QUALIFIER
DreamHack Open Tours will feature four seeded teams, two qualified through BYOC, and the last two last spots will be through online qualifiers, hosted by FACEIT. On Saturday the 11th and 18th of April there will be two open qualifiers, with the top two of each advancing to a closed playoff, where they will be joined by four invited teams.
On April 20th the closed playoffs will start with the BO3 quarter finals, and on 21st and 22nd of April the two BO5 semi finals will be played to determine the two qualified spots.
Sign up today to secure your chance to participate in the qualifiers and earn your shot at being the next DreamHack Open champion!
The full schedule is:
Sat. 11 April, 14:00 CEST: Open Qualifier #1 - SIGN UP NOW!
Sat. 18 April, 14:00 CEST: Open Qualifier #2 - SIGN UP NOW!
Mon. 20 April, 18:00 CEST: Quarter Finals #1 & #2 (BO3)
Mon. 20 April, 21:00 CEST: Quarter Finals #3 & #4 (BO3)
Tue. 21 April, 19:00 CEST: Semi Final #1 (BO5)
Wed. 22 April, 19:00 CEST: Semi Final #2 (BO5)
For full details of the entire DreamHack Open tourmament format, information for attending live, and DreamHack Tours, please see here