Paladins Returns To Europe For Dreamhack Valencia!
Bienvenidos, Paladins fans! With the arrival of summer, we’re thrilled to announce that Paladins esports will be returning to Europe for a second year in a row! This time, the greatest teams in the realm will battle for their share of a $100,000 prize pool at Dreamhack Valencia in Spain!
What Is Dreamhack?: Dreamhack Valencia is a major Esports/LAN/Expo Event from July 13th – July 16th. The Paladins Summer Premier will take place during the event from July 13th – July 15th. Last year, the first ever Paladins LAN tournament was held at Dreamhack Summer (Jönköping, Sweden), where European powerhouse D69 crowned themselves the first Paladins LAN champion in the game’s history. For more information on Dreamhack – click here!
Teams: It’s a Drybear Double! This year, we’ve decided to allow not 4 – but 8 teams to qualify for the Paladins Summer Premier, showcasing an even wider array of the scenes’ incredible talent from around the world! This international event will highlight a mixture of teams from not only North America and Europe, but several other regions as well.
Tournament Format: The tournament will follow a single elimination format, with the winners of each set moving ever closer to a chance to claim the Summer Premier Championship Trophy! The structure of the tournament is as follows:
- Thursday, July 13th – Quarterfinals (Bo3)
- Friday, July 14th – Semifinals (Bo5)
- Saturday, July 15th – Finals (Bo5)
- 1st Place: $40,000.00
- 2nd Place: $20,000.00
- 3rd Place: $10,000.00
- 4th Place: $10,000.00
- 5th Place: $5,000.00
- 6th Place: $5,000.00
- 7th Place: $5,000.00
- 8th Place: $5,000.00
We know you’re excited, and want to know more! Additional details on the qualifying path and route to attend the Paladins Summer Premier at Dreamhack Spain will be unveiled over the coming weeks, so make sure to follow us @Paladinspro on twitter and check back regularly for updates here on PaladinsWorld.com!
Fernando can’t wait, amigo – and neither can we! We look forward to seeing you in Spain!