Next year’s DreamHack Masters event is almost upon us and the full list of invited teams has been confirmed.
DreamHack Masters, to be hosted at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, February 15th-19th promises a $450,000 prize pool for which sixteen teams will compete. Of the sixteen, eight will have to qualify through regional qualifiers with TyLoo already winning Asian qualifier. Three more will qualify from North America, while the final four spots will be filled by European qualifiers.
The other eight teams received direct invitations to the tournament. Announced one by one on Twitter, all eight invited teams have now been confirmed.
Names include many of the usual big teams in the game like Virtus.Pro, Na’Vi and Ex-Dignitas who will be competing under a new label.
Confirmed teams for DreamHack Masters Las Vegas:
- SK Gaming (invited)
- Astralis (invited)
- OpTic Gaming (invited)
- Virtus.Pro (invited)
- Ex-Dignitas (invited)
- Ninjas in Pyjamas (invited)
- Natus Vincere (invited)
- Cloud9 (invited)