DAY 2 OF #DHW19 (DREAMHACK WINTER 19) IN PICTURES

Today was the day the event in Hall B started at DREAMHACK WINTER 19: DAY 2. It was opened from 10AM to 8PM (it’s exactly 10PM when I type this).

I took pictures of stuff I think was cool. I also tested 2 indie games and took notes, I will write my impressions and I’ll check out more tomorrow and on Sunday.

DOOM ETERNAL is PLAYABLE. I’ll get my hands on it tomorrow.

‘WRC 5’ To Become eSport

Straight out of the press release:

“”Esports WRC is the first international online World Rally Championship competition. eSports WRC brings the best WRC 5 drivers together for a tournament that lasts from January to October, at the same time as the 2016 WRC season.

The battle for the esports world title will bring the best WRC 5 drivers together for a tournament from January to October and the on-site finale will be held at Wales Rally GB (27 – 30 October), where the first eSport WRC Champion will be crowned.

The esports WRC season is divided into two halves with 5 qualifying rounds and a semi-final for each half. The semi-finals will be played online during Rally Italia Sardegna (9 – 12 June) and Rally RACCCatalunya (13 – 16 October), right before the grand finale at Wales Rally GB, where the best 18 drivers will be invited to fight for the title.”

See The Award Winning Documentary About The Esports In ‘STARCRAFT 2’

Starcraft 2 was one of the most popular games ever to be eSported. South Korean players dominated the tournaments but there were even som “outlanders” that fought their way into the GSL league. One of this players is Gregory “Idra” Fields.

The documentary below shows his fight to become the best in a tournament that was dominated by four South Koreeans and took place 2011. The documentary won the award for “Best short documentary” at the Las Vegas International Film Festival.

Enjoy!

#Esport: Svenska Gymnasierskolor Satsar på E-sport

Två gymnasieskolor kommer till hösten att satsa på utbildningar inom esport. Det handlar om Arlandagymnasiet, som sedan flera år tillbaka håller i idrottsutbildningar, och om Voxnadalens gymnasium i Ovanåker kommun. Båda utbildningarna startar höstterminen 2015/2016 och vid Arlandagymnasiet handlar det om en förlängning och utveckling av idrottssatsningen där esport nu ska likställas med annan sport

Läs mer på feber.se: http://feber.se/spel/art/319308/svenska_gymnasium_startar_utbi/

#Gaming: #Dreamhack Releases The Official map of DreamHack Winter 2014 #DHW14 #DH20 #LAN #LANParty


Click on the picture for high-res.

Dreamhack releases the official map of dreamhack winter. Dreamhack Winter is held at Jönköping, in Sweden. You can get there in around 3 hours and a half from Stockholm. The date for the event is 27 to 30 November.

Thanks to Dreamhack’s Twitter account for this map! https://twitter.com/DreamHack/status/537538152249196545

#Esport: Snart Är Det Dags För #DreamLeague (DOTA) #epsorts #tv6sverige #tv6

TV 6 sänder turneringen DreamLeague som pågår under nästkommande helg och nästnästkommande helg.

Tider för programmet samt sändningen hittar ni på TV6 sida: http://www.tv6.se/dreamleague/schema