DreamHack Open January 2021: viewer's guide

$70,000 DreamHack Open January 2021 will be held from January 27-31. There will be eight teams, including four from CIS.

Participants will be divided into two groups and play in GSL format. Playoff Single Elimination will see the top two representatives of each quartet. All matches, except for the Grand Final, will be played in BO3 format, while the battle for the title will be played until three victories.

DreamHack Open January 2021 group stage seeding:

Group A

 BIG (tabseN, tiziaN, syrsoN, XANTARES, k1to)
 HellRaisers (kalinka, Flarich, anarkez, ProbLeM, JIaYm)
 FPX (zehN, STYKO, Maden, Farlig, chrisJ)
 Evil Geniuses (stanislaw, tarik, Brehze, Ethan, CeRq)

Group B

 Gambit (Hobbit, interz, Ax1Le, sh1ro, nafany)
 Sprout (Spiidi, denis, kressy, faveN, slaxz-)
 Team Spirit (chopper, mir, sdy, degster, magixx)
 forZe (facecrack, almazer, FL1T, xsepower, Jerry)

Prize fund distribution:

1. $35,000
2. $14,000
3-4. $7,000 each
5-6. $2,000 each.
7-8. $1,500 each.