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DREAMHACK AUSTIN BYOC TOURNAMENTS

At a DreamHack LAN party you can always find competition of any kind. Visitors are free to create any type of tournaments they like among their friends. For the most popular titles we will host official DreamHack BYOC competitions, which will have a $2,000 prize pool for each. So gather your friends and see who among you is truly the best! Whether it be in your gaming circle, on the block, or in the entire city of Austin.

To participate in our BYOC tournaments, you must purchase a BYOC Lan Ticket. Click here to purchase a ticket.

We will be holding BYOC tournaments for the following games: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends, Overwatch, Rocket League, Starcraft 2, and World of Tanks.


Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is an online first-person shooter developed by Hidden Path Entertainment and Valve Corporation.

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Saturday, 04/29/2017 – 9:00 AM CST
Format: 5v5 (ESL Rules)
Bracket: Double Elimination
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/KuyBBvQ


Hearthstone

Hearthstone is a free-to-play digital strategy card game that anyone can enjoy. Players choose one of nine epic Warcraft heroes to play as, and then take turns playing cards from their customizable decks to cast potent spells, use heroic weapons or abilities, or summon powerful minions to crush their opponent.

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Sunday, 04/30/2017 – 9:00 AM CEST
Format: 1v1
Bracket: Best of 3, Single Elimination, Conquest
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/Shqm99y


Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of the Storm is a hero brawler style game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. The game features heroes from across Blizzard’s franchises including Warcraft, Diablo, StarCraft, The Lost Vikings, and Overwatch. Players compete in a 5v5 setting, attempting to kill computer controlled neutral units, and their opponents.

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Friday, 04/28/2017 – 6:00 PM CEST
Format: 5v5
Bracket: Single Elimination
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/wqG3cyA


League of Legends

League of Legends is a fast-paced, competitive online game that blends the speed and intensity of an RTS with RPG elements. Two teams of powerful champions, each with a unique design and play style, battle head-to-head across multiple battlefields and game modes.

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Saturday, 04/29/2017 – 9:00 AM CEST
Format: 5v5 Tournament Draft (Summoner’s Rift, Best of 1
Bracket: Single Elimination
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/CJSpYwx


Overwatch

Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. In Overwatch, you control one of several heroes in competitive 6-person team shooting matches. Battle over objectives, take down the other team, and achieve victory

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Saturday, 04/29/2017 – 9:00 AM CEST
Format: 6v6
Bracket: Best of 3, Double Elimination
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/equ3c6h


Rocket League

Rocket League is futuristic Sports-Action game, in which players are equipped with booster-rigged vehicles that can be crashed into balls for incredible goals or epic saves across multiple, highly-detailed arenas.

Tournament Details

Date: Friday, 04/28/2017 – 6:00 PM CST
Prize Pool: $2,000
Format: 2v2
Bracket: Double Elimination, Best of 1
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/3xmdb9W


Starcraft 2

StarCraft II is a real-time strategy game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. The game revolves around three species: the Terrans, the Zerg, and the Protoss. Players control their respective units and buildings in an attempt to completely destroy their opponents.

Tournament Details

Date: Sunday, 04/30/2017 – 9:00 AM CST
Prize Pool: $2,000
Format: 1v1
Bracket: Double Elimination, Best of 1
Map Pool: Current Season 1v1 Ladder
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/HmfGPsw


World of Tanks

World of Tanks is a massively multiplayer online game developed by Wargaming. The focus is on player vs. player combat, with players engaging in battle with each other through controlling early to mid-20th century era combat vehicles.

Tournament Details

Prize Pool: $2,000
Date: Friday, 04/28/2017 – 8:00 PM CST
Format: 3v3
Bracket: Single Elimination
Full Rules and Registration: Click Here
Discord: discord.gg/e4XryW8