News and notes for the major esports events this week:
This week: DreamHack Anaheim 2020, Feb. 21-23
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, Calif.
Prize Pool: $100,000 USD
Format: The double-elimination group stage features teams divided into two groups of four. Opening and Winners’ group stage matches are best-of-one, while Elimination and Decider matches are best-of-three. The top two teams from each group advance to playoffs, which is a single elimination, best-of-three bracket. The winning team gets $50,000 and an invitation to DreamHack Masters Jonkoping 2020.
Field: ENCE, FURIA Esports, MIBR, North, forZe, Complexity Gaming, Gen.G Esports, Endpoint
Prize Pool: 1st: $50,000, 2nd, $20,000, 3-4th: $10,000; 5-6th: $3,000, 7-8th: $2,000
ITS NEARLY HERE!
DreamHack Anaheim begins this Friday.
— DreamHack (@DreamHack) February 19, 2020
–Noah Waltzer (@pairodicegg), Field Level Media