DreamHack Winter 2012 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12 Just another DreamHack site Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:30:58 +0000 en hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.0.1 Get your hands on DreamHacks StarCraft II Booths http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/12/07/get-your-hands-on-dreamhacks-starcraft-ii-booths/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/12/07/get-your-hands-on-dreamhacks-starcraft-ii-booths/#comments Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:30:58 +0000 dreamhack http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2983

Get your hands on DreamHacks StarCraft II Booths

It’s time for DreamHacks StarCraft II Player Booths to retire and now YOU have the chance to get them! DreamHack will sell our Player Booths at eBay.com and all money from the sales will go to a open standalone BYOC-tournament at DreamHack Summer 2012.

In March 2011, DreamHack built their first Player Booths to set-up Dreamhacks first dedicated StarCraft II-event ‘Stockholm Invitiational’ 12th of April 2011. It was a huge step for DreamHack then. We were very thrilled about it and we even released a movie with the creation of the booths.

Since them, DreamHack Champions like MC, HuK, DongRaeGu, HerO, Thorzain and many more have played their most important matches in the booths. If we sum-up how much we used them (over 100 matches) and how important they were to the development of our eSports brand, it’s probably the best investment we ever made.

Another great memory is when we realized that we couldn’t get the Booths into the event venue in Valencia when we hosted our first big event abroad – Valencia Invitational. Then our local partner and lovely friends at Canales Corporativos had to rent a crane to lift the booths up and down 35 metres. Everything to make sure the event run in time and the matches get played.

In 2012 DreamHack started to plan new booths, and in 2013 we’ll build our new Player Booths. But why just send them to the dump, when we can give them to our fans. Since we couldnt decide how to give them away we put up a auction at eBay – all money received will go to a open BYOC-tournament in StarCraft II at DreamHack Summer in june 2013.

Facts about the booths

DreamHack StarCraft II Player Booth’s. Built in March 2011. Used in over 100 professional StarCraft II matches in 12 events and used by over 55 professional players like DreamHack Champions such as HerO, HuK, DongRaeGu, MC and many more.

Booths been on tour in countries like Sweden, Spain and Romania and have minor damages due to the logistics. Bottom of each Booth is made to fit a pallet move/jack.

No. of Booths: 2

Sold together.

Facts about the Booths:
- Measurements: 150 cm x 200 cm x 200 cm
- Inside table for 1 person
- Electricity and network plug inside the booth.
- DreamHack EIZO Open Branding included
- Air conditioner not included, but hole in the back of each booth for it.
- Noise cancellation insufficient.

- Small cracks in Front Window
- Alot of minor damages and scratches in painting.

How do I get the booths?

Go to www.ebay.com, register account and participate in the auction.

The winner need to pay and arrange for the logistics. DreamHack booths is available for pick-up in Jönköping, Sweden.

Events where DreamHack booths have been used:

- Stockholm Invitational
- DreamHack Summer 2011
- Valencia Invitational
- DH @ Gamex 2011
- DreamHack Winter 2011
- DreamHack EIZO Open Stockholm
- DreamHack Summer 2012
- WCS Nordic Nationals
- WCS Europe Finals
- DreamHack EIZO Open Valencia
- DreamHack EIZO Open Bucharest
- DreamHack Winter 2012

Players that have played in the DreamHack Player booths

- MC
- MorroW
- White-Ra
- Jinro
- SjoW
- HuK
- IdrA
- Moon
- DongRaeGu
- Thorzain
- HerO
- Naniwa
- Rain
- LucifroN
- Bomber
- JulyZerg
- Cytoplasm
- Runa
- Forsen
- Vandroy
- Ret
- Nightend
- Puma
- Polt
- Socke
- Monster
- Genius
- Nerchio
- Dimaga
- Mana
- BabyKnight
- BlackCidy
- Nocticimus
- Seriously
- Naama
- Elfi
- SortOf
- Seiplo
- Grubby
- Slivko
- Lowely
- Happy
- VortiX
- TheSTC
- ForGG
- Stephano
- Taeja
- SaSe
- TargA
- Monchi
- Bly
- Starnan
- Sage
- Fraer

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Fanpics with Headhunterz http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/12/03/fanpics-with-headhunterz/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/12/03/fanpics-with-headhunterz/#comments Mon, 03 Dec 2012 09:41:12 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=3015 Fanpics with Headhunterz

The fanpics from the Headhunterz consert at DHW12 are finally up, sorry to keep you waiting! Go to our flickr stream to find all the pictures from the fan meet.

Text & Photo: Helena Kristiansson

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Amazing photos and videos from an amazing event! http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/26/amazing-photos-and-videos-from-an-amazing-event/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/26/amazing-photos-and-videos-from-an-amazing-event/#comments Mon, 26 Nov 2012 05:04:55 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2965

Amazing photos and videos from an amazing event!

It’s said that a picture is worth a thousand words, and during DreamHack Winter 2012 we took thousands of pictures…

We have gathered the best photos from the event on our DreamHack Winter 2012 Flickr collection.

The videos are available on our DreamHackMedia youtube channel.

Thank you for joining us, and we hope to see you again next year.

Photos: Jennika “ShadowPuppet” Ojala, Carl Oscar “kalaspuff” Aaro, Oscar “X-Force” Uhrbom, Brita Jonsson, Helena “DeaziD” Kristiansson and Rikard “Fearium” Söderberg
Text: Johan “jawwen” Arwidmark and Emma “immortelle” Sund

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DreamHack Creative Competitions – Winners http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/25/dreamhack-creative-competitions-winners/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/25/dreamhack-creative-competitions-winners/#comments Sun, 25 Nov 2012 04:01:04 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2958 Lusses Magiska Skåp

DreamHack Creative Competitions – Winners

The winners of the Creative competitions have been announced and prizes from sponsors have been given away!

You will find the results here as soon as our crew have found the time to update the site.

Photo: Carl Oscar “kalaspuff” Aaro

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Vengeance Dota 2 Cup – The Winners http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/25/vengeance-dota-2-cup-the-winners/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/25/vengeance-dota-2-cup-the-winners/#comments Sun, 25 Nov 2012 03:02:46 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2947

Vengeance Dota 2 Cup – The Winners

The grand final of the Vengeance Dota 2 Cup was won by NoTidehunter.

This newly (2012) formed team has the following members: EternaLEnVy, AdmiralBulldog, s4, Loda and Akke. EternaLEnVy is from Canada and the other members are from Sweden.

Photo: Oscar “X-Force” Uhrbom
Text: Johan “jawwen” Arwidmark

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Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition – The Winner http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/super-street-fighter-iv-arcade-edition-the-winner/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/super-street-fighter-iv-arcade-edition-the-winner/#comments Sat, 24 Nov 2012 23:24:54 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2906

Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition – The Winner

In the grand final of the DreamHack Energizer Fighting Championship – Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition you could not wish for two better finalists. Ryan Hart, and the legendary Infiltration.

In the end it was Infiltration that won after a very exciting final.

Photo: Rikard “Fearium” Söderberg
Text: Johan “jawwen” Arwidmark

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AMD Sapphire Battlefield 3 DHW12 Master – The Winners http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/amd-sapphire-battlefield-3-dhw12-master-the-winners/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/amd-sapphire-battlefield-3-dhw12-master-the-winners/#comments Sat, 24 Nov 2012 23:13:58 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2893

AMD Sapphire Battlefield 3 DHW12 Master – The Winners

In the Battlefiled 3 tournament Epsilon.razer won the grand final.

Photo: Carl Oscar “kalaspuff” Aaro
Text: Johan “jawwen” Arwidmark

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Winner of Netadmin’s achievement competition http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/winner-of-netadmins-achievement-competition/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/winner-of-netadmins-achievement-competition/#comments Sat, 24 Nov 2012 22:29:06 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2890


Winner of Netadmin’s achievement competition

The winner of Netadmin’s achievement competition has been decided and the person with the most unlocked achievements at the time was Marcus, who goes by the nickname “limblom”.
You will find the complete list of all the achievements unlocked below.

Battlefield 3 1h (Achievement)
Battlefield 3 5h (Achievement)
Battlefield 3 10h (Achievement)
Download 1GB (Achievement)
Download 10GB (Achievement)
Download 100GB (Achievement)
Download 1000GB (Achievement)
League of Legends 1h (Achievement)
League of Legends 5h (Achievement)
League of Legends 10h (Achievement)
Minecraft 1h (Achievement)
Minecraft 5h (Achievement)
Minecraft 10h (Achievement)
Minecraft 15h (Achievement)
Upload 1GB (Achievement)
Upload 10GB (Achievement)
Upload 100GB (Achievement)
World of Warcraft 1h (Achievement)
World of Warcraft 5h (Achievement)

Photo: Jennika “ShadowPuppet” Ojala
Text: Emma “immortelle” Sund
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HerO keeps his throne! http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/hero-keeps-his-throne/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/hero-keeps-his-throne/#comments Sat, 24 Nov 2012 22:22:05 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2910 Herowins

HerO keeps his throne!

This StarCraft II final displayed an inhouse battle between LiquidHerO and LiquidTaeJa. HerO won the previous tournament, keeping his title as the EIZO Open DreamHack Winter champion.

HerO managed to win the first three games and had every chance to bring the finals to an early end. By playing a solid fourth game, containing TaeJa inside main base and keeping the pressure up, he eventually forced a GG out of TaeJa.

Photo: Brita Jonsson
Text: Emma “immortelle” Sund

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2012 DreamHoN Winter Championships – The Winners http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/2012-dreamhon-winter-championships-the-winners/ http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/2012/11/24/2012-dreamhon-winter-championships-the-winners/#comments Sat, 24 Nov 2012 22:07:40 +0000 redaktionendhs12 http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw12/?p=2895

2012 DreamHoN Winter Championships – The Winners

The 2012 DreamHoN Winter Championships was won by Trademark eSports, who now can share the price of 32.000 USD.

Photo: Carl “X-Force” Uhrbom
Text: Johan “jawwen” Arwidmark

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