The organizers DreamHack Winter 2016 festival announced the composition of the participants of the forthcoming Championship Hearthstone. The list includes five players from the CIS. Four of them are Team Spirit, and one acts without the organization. All four players Team Spirit – Alexey “Iner” Bakumenko, Vladislav «SilverName» Sinotov, Alex “ShtanUdachi” Barsukov Nikolay «NickChipper» Velichko – included in the list of participants of the championship DreamHack Winter 2016.
Besides these CIS will present the player under the nickname Rostovmax. Once again win the title of champion of DreamHack will try once nine former winners of tournaments in this series. Among them: Radu «Rdu» Dima – twice champion of DreamHack (Summer 2014 and Summer 2016), Jon «Orange» Westberg – winner of DreamHack Leipzig in 2016, and Stanislav «StanCifka» Tsifka, won DreamHack Bucharest 2015.
DreamHack Winter 2016 will be held on the Swiss system. Players from the top of the table will compete against players from the bottom, earning points for victory. Participants who receive the same number of points, will play with each other. Matches are repeated several times to determine the players with the most points. The playoff tournament will be released 16 players. Eight of them will share the prize pool of $ 27.5 thousand. The event will be held in the Swedish city of Jönköping from 24 to 27 November.