Not so long time ago we wrote that there was a rumor that the DreamHack studio was going to host a CS:GO championship in Marseille. The announcement happened on 08.01.2018, according to it, the competition is scheduled in Marseille, France on April 18-22.
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The comment of Marcus Lindmark, CEO and President of DreamHack AB:
«We’re thrilled to be expanding our presence in France with the addition Marseille in our 2018 event calendar. We’ve received great interest for the CORSAIR DreamHack Masters product from a variety of partners and cities. Naturally we were excited to see the shared philosophy City of Marseille displayed and so we can’t wait to bring this event to France’s south coast in April»
16 teams will take part in the competition, they will struggle for a prize pool in the sum of $250,000. Tickets will go on sale on the official website of DreamHack on January 12, 2018, 10:00 CET.