What is DreamHack Showdown?

This tournament seeks to elevate ambitious women CS:GO players in the global esports scene and provide a dedicated platform to support their professional growth. We aim to raise the visibility of the women currently in the space, provide equal access to competitive support as their male counterparts, and offer a concrete way for women players to find guidance and inspiration to establish their path to pro.

Tournament Format

3 day tournament

Europe: Jul 17 - 19 ($25K USD Prize pool)

North America: Jul 24 - 26 ($25K USD Prize pool)

1st - $10,000
2nd - $6,000
3rd - $4,000
4th - $3,000
5th/6th - $1000

Double Elimination bracket

Each region will have 2 invited teams and 4 teams coming from Open Qualifiers.

The 2 directly invited teams will be seeded into the second round of the Upper Bracket.

The 4 teams from Open Qualifiers will face each other in Round 1.

July 28, 2020

North American champions

Congratulations to CLG Red who won North America's division of DreamHack Showdown Summer after a 2-1 overtime win against Dignitas!
July 20, 2020

Europe champions

Congratulations to Team Originem who won Europe's division of DreamHack Summer Europe champions after a 2-0 against Galaxy Racer Esports. They are now back-to-back champions!
July 10, 2020

Talent lineup

We are excited to bring you the voices behind the broadcasts of DreamHack Showdown this summer.
July 6, 2020

Congrats to the Open Qualifier Teams

4 teams from each region have qualified from the Open Qualifiers over the weekend. Congratulations and welcome!
July 28, 2020

North American champions

Congratulations to CLG Red who won North America's division of DreamHack Showdown Summer after a 2-1 overtime win against Dignitas!

Watch Live

Recap our previous seasons

We had the very first DreamHack Showdown in Valencia 2019 and it was a blazing success! It was then followed by an online Summer Edition, with the regional splits Europe and North America. You can find the VODs on our Youtube channel. Watch some of the best women CS:GO players in the world.