The second DreamHack Masters of the year will be hosted at Malmo, the first being DreamHack Masters Dallas which is set to begin on the 28th of May, will see 16 teams competing for the prize pool of $250,000. The event will begin on the 4th of October and end on the 6th of October. The tickets will be revealed on the 24th of May, Friday.

This will be the third DreamHack Masters played at the Malmo. The first two tournaments were played in 2016 and 2017. The 2016 version of the tournament was won by the Swedish Legends, Ninjas In Pyjamas. However, G2 were crowned champions at the 2017 installment of the tournament.

The group stage will be held at the MalmöMässan exhibition, will be free for all, while the playoffs will be played in front of a crowd at the Malmö Arena.

Michael Van Driel, Chief Product Officer at DreamHack AB said,”Malmö was the first city to ever host DreamHack Masters and so it holds a special place in all of our hearts, including a legendary win from NiP on home soil. We are tremendously excited to bring CORSAIR DreamHack Masters back to Malmö Arena and fans can expect the best experience yet as we expand to feature matches for 3 days in the arena and continue with more improvements for the visitor experience.”

Linn Möller-Laketic, project manager at Event in Skåne said, “We are very happy to be able to welcome DreamHack back and look forward to a great partnership. DreamHack is an extremely important part of our goal to make Malmö, and the whole region, a part of the international esports scene.”

Linn Möller-Laketic, project manager at Event in Skåne said, “We are very happy to be able to welcome DreamHack back and look forward to a great partnership. DreamHack is an extremely important part of our goal to make Malmö, and the whole region, a part of the international esports scene.”