Team FaZe Clan refused to participate in the tournament at DreamHack Winter Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The reason for the decision was the tight schedule of the team. Instead FaZe Clan in the contest will participate Team Kinguin. Championship will be held from 24 to 27 November in the Swedish city of Jönköping.
After refusing FaZe Clan to participate in the DreamHack Winter 2016 tournament organizers held an extra match between the teams in places 3-4 in a sealed qualification for the championship. The duel between Team Kinguin and Epsilon eSports started at 21:00 Moscow time and was won by the Polish top five. The team defeated the Swedish part of the maps Mirage and Cobblestone.
The LAN-finals of the tournament for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on festival DreamHack Winter 2016 just eight teams. The prize pool of $ 100,000. Championship will be held from 24 to 27 November at Elmia Convention Center in the city of Jönköping, Sweden.
The list of participants DreamHack Winter 2016:
- Team Dignitas
- OpTic Gaming
- Gambit eSports
- FlipSid3 Tactics
- Team Kinguin