just above 3 weeks away, Dreamhack is releasing some updated information about the Quakelive and Quake World tournaments. Both tournaments will be played on 26-27th November. The Quakelive tournament group stages will start at 04:00 CST, Quake World players at 11:00 CST. The finals for both games will be played in front of a huge crowd at DreamArena Extreme. All times given below are CET.
Thursday November 26th
10:00 Checkin deadline
11:00 Group A,B,C,D starts
13:30 Group E,F,G,H starts
16:00 1/8 Final
17:00 1/4 Final
Friday November 27th
10:00 1/2 Final #1 - DreamArena Black
11:00 1/2 Final #2 - DreamArena Black
14:00 3rd place decider - DreamArena Black
14:30 Final - DreamArena Extreme
15:30 Price Ceremony - DreamArena Extreme
- 3 slots in the tournament is reserved for our Qualifications in Norway, South Africa and Serbia
- Due to limited slots in the tournament DreamHack will choose players based on performance in previous tournaments.
- 8 Groups with 4 players, top2 advance to Single Elimination.
- The latest official release of QUAKE LIVE, always available at www.quakelive.com
will be used for the tournament.
- All matches except the final will be played in a best of three (3) maps format. The player who reaches two maps won will be declared winner of the match. The final will be played in a best of five (5) maps format.
- Both players will remove one map each from the maplist in best of 3 maps matches.
- Default QUAKE LIVE gameplay settings will be used, including 10 minutes timelimit and 2 minutes overtime periods.
Detailed rules and regulations are published soon.
A number of players that were previously invited to the Quake Live tournament have, due to different reasons decided to not participate. We have replaced these with players from the pending list, the new Quakelive playerlist can be found below.