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DreamHack Open 45 details

DreamHack Open 45 kicks off Jun 29 - Jul 3 this year, with a total prize pool of $100,000 split into two regions: North America and Asia. The tournament will continue to be played fully online, with talent and players participating from their own homes, and broadcasted from the Monster Energy DreamHack Studio in Stockholm.

Originally scheduled to take place between Jun 30 - Jul 4, we've adjusted the schedule to not conflict with Independence Day, and thus the tournament will now run between Jun 29 - Jul 3.

DreamHack Open 45 is a Challenger tier tournament as a part of the ESL Pro Tour, teams will be earning points towards the next ESL Pro Tour Championships: IEM Katowice and IEM Cologne in 2022. Read on for tournament details!

#DHO45 North America

  • Dates: Jun 29 - Jul 3

  • Prize money: $70,000

  • Total 8 teams split into 2 groups

  • GSL BO3 group play, top 2 teams of each group make it to playoffs

  • Playoffs played in BO3 Single Elimination, with a BO5 Grand Final

  • Team spots divided into:

paiN Gaming

NA Invite

Extra Salt

NA Invite

O PLANO

NA Invite

RBG Esports

NA Invite

GODSENT

NA Invite

Party Astronauts

NA Invite

NA Open Qualifier Info

Jun 10 - Jun 13

Format for Open Qualifiers: 

  • Open Qualifier #1: Jun 10 - Jun 11
  • Open Qualifier #2: Jun 12 - Jun 13
  • Unlimited teams
  • BO1 Single Elimination bracket
  • Qualifying matches BO3
  • Top 2 qualify to Closed Qualifiers

Times for Open Qualifiers:

  • Start Time both days: 6pm EDT

NA Closed Qualifier Info

Jun 17 - Jun 20

Format for Closed Qualifiers: 

  • BO3 Double Elimination bracket
  • 4 invites and 4 qualifying from Open Qualifiers
  • 2 teams qualify to Main Event

Times for Closed Qualifiers:

  • Start Time Day 1-3: 5pm EDT
  • Start Time Day 4: 9pm EDT

Closed Qualifier Teams

Triumph

Closed Qualifier Invite

Third Impact

Closed Qualifier Invite

Mythic

Closed Qualifier Invite

ChocoCheck

Closed Qualifier Invite

GGPR Esports

Open Qualifier #1

X13

Open Qualifier #1

Counter Nature

Open Qualifier #2

Triton

Open Qualifier #2

NA Prize Distribution

#  
EPT Points
Prize Money
1 100 $35,000
2 80 $15,000
3 40 $6,000
4 40 $6,000
5 20 $2,500
6 20 $2,500
7 0 $1,500
8 0 $1,500
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#DHO45 Asia

  • Dates: Jun 29 - Jul 3

  • Prize money: $30,000

  • Total 4 teams

  • BO3 Double Elimination bracket

  • BO5 Grand Final with a 1-0 advantage to the team coming from Upper Bracket

  • Team spots divided into:

Asia Open Qualifier Info

Jun 10 - Jun 13

Format for Open Qualifiers: 

Times for Open Qualifiers:

  • Start Time both days: 6pm CNST

Asia Closed Qualifier Info

Jun 19 - Jun 20

Format for Closed Qualifiers: 

  • BO3 Double Elimination bracket
  • 2 invites and 2 qualifying from Open Qualifiers
  • 2 teams qualify to Main Event

Times for Closed Qualifiers:

  • Start Time Day 1: 5pm CNST
  • Start Time Day 2: 7pm CNST

Closed Qualifier Teams

Team NKT

Closed Qualifier Invite

Huat Zai

Closed Qualifier Invite

Checkmate

Open Qualifier #1

Renewal

Open Qualifier #2

Asia Prize Distribution

#  
EPT Points
Prize Money
1 60 $16,000
2 40 $8,000
3 20 $4,000
4 0 $2,000
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Schedule

Jun 29

3PM EDT
NA - UB 1.1 - Group A
NA - UB 1.1 - Group B

6:30PM EDT
NA - UB 1.2 - Group A
NA - UB 1.2 - Group B

Jun 30

4PM CNST
Asia - UB 1.1

7:15PM CNST
Asia - UB 1.2

3PM EDT
NA - UB 2.1 - Group A
NA - UB 2.1 - Group B

6:15PM EDT
NA - LB 1.1 - Group A
NA - LB 1.1 - Group B

Jul 1

4PM CNST
Asia - UB 2.1

7:15PM CNST
Asia - LB 1.1

3PM EDT
NA - LB 2.1 - Group A

6:15PM EDT
NA - LB 2.1 - Group B

Jul 2

7:15PM CNST
Asia - LB 2.1

3PM EDT
NA - Semifinals #1

6:15PM EDT
NA - Semifinals #2

Jul 3

7:15PM CNST
Asia - Grand Final

3PM EDT
NA - Grand Final