DreamHack Valencia is only ten days away, and today we found out much more about the Counter Strike: Global Offensive event. The teams will be competing for a total prize pool of $150,000 (including travel support), making this no small event.


Prize Breakdown

1st place: $40,000
2nd: $20,000
3rd & 4th: $10,000
5th & 6th: $6,000
7th & 8th: $4,000


On-air Talent


Panel Host - Richard Lewis
Interviewer - James Duffield
Stage host - Sue "Smix" Lee
Expert - Henry "HenryG" Greer
Expert - Robin "Fifflaren" Johansson
Expert - Björn "THREAT" Pers
Commentator - Anders Blume
Commentator - Auguste "Semmler" Massonnat
Commentator - Stuart "Tosspot" Saw
Commentator - Dan "ddk" Kapadia
Commentator - James "JZFB" Bardolph


The action will be going from July 16th through the 18th, at the Feria Valencia. Watching online is, of course, an option, and tickets are still available to take in the event live as well.

To read the latest guides, news, and features you can visit our Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Game Page.

Last Updated: Mar 14, 2016

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