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DreamHack PUBG Showdown Winter

Yes we're bringing you more PUBG action this winter! There will be two regional tournaments played fully online: one for Europe, and one for Americas. Official broadcast coverage led by experienced PUBG talent will be available from Stage 1, Dec 7.

Read on for tournament details and key dates for each region.

Europe

Open Qualifiers

Nov 30 - Dec 3

  • Fully open qualifier with 384 team cap; first come, first served
  • The 16 best teams advance to stage 1
  • Four rounds, eliminating half the teams per round except r1 where we are going from 384 to 256 teams
  • Round 1 and 2 BO4
  • Round 3 and 4 BO6

EU sign up

Stage 1

Dec 7 - Dec 8

  • A total of 16 teams playing against each other in a BO12 split over 2 days
  • 7 teams will advance to stage 2, and the other 9 teams are eliminated

Stage 2

Dec 11 - Dec 13

  • A total of 24 teams playing 18 maps against each other over three days with each heat playing 12 maps
  • 17 Invited teams
  • Heat A vs B, A vs C, and B vs C
  • The 14 best scoring teams will advance to the Finals

Finals

Dec 18 - Dec 20

  • A total of 16 teams playing against each other in a BO18 split over three days
  • 2 invited teams (winners of previous seasons)

Prize Pool

Total: $30,000 USD

  • 1st - $13,500
  • 2nd - $7,000
  • 3rd - $3,500
  • 4th - $2,500
  • 5th - $2,000
  • 6th - $1,500

Americas

We're expanding to cover Americas for the Winter! There will be two separate pathways leading up to the finals:

  • North American teams will play on the NA server for Stage 1, 2 and Group Stage.

  • Latin American teams will play on the SA server for Stage 1, 2 and Group Stage

  • Culminating in the Finals played on NA servers

Round 1

LATAM: Nov 28 - Nov 29 | NA: Dec 2 - Dec 3

North America

  • Played on NA servers
  • 80 team cap
  • BO12 played over 2 days
  • The 32 best teams advance to Round 2

NA sign up

 

Latin America

  • Played on SA servers
  • 64 team cap
  • BO12 played over 2 days
  • The 32 best teams advance to Round 2

LATAM sign up

Round 2

Dec 5 - Dec 6

North America

  • Played on NA servers
  • A total of 32 teams playing against each other in a BO12 split over two days
  • The 8 best teams advance to Round 3

Latin America

  • Played on SA servers
  • A total of 32 teams playing against each other in a BO12 split over two days
  • The 8 best teams advance to Round 3

Round 3

Dec 9 - Dec 13

North America

  • Played on NA servers
  • Dec 11 - Dec 13
  • A total of 24 teams playing 18 maps against each other over three days with each heat playing 12 maps
  • 16 Invited teams
  • Heat A vs B, A vs C, and B vs C
  • The 10 best teams advance to the Finals

Latin America

  • Played on SA servers
  • Dec 9 - Dec 11
  • A total of 24 teams playing 18 maps against each other over three days with each heat playing 12 maps
  • 16 Invited teams
  • Heat A vs B, A vs C, and B vs C
  • The 6 best teams advance to the Finals

Finals

Dec 18 - Dec 20

  • Played on NA servers
  • A total of 16 teams playing against each other in a BO18 split over three days
  • 10 teams from North America
  • 6 teams from Latin America

Prize Pool

Total: $15,000

  • 1st - $6,500
  • 2nd - $4,000
  • 3rd - $2,000
  • 4th - $1,100
  • 5th - $800
  • 6th - $600