DreamHack have announced two $250,000 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments for 2016 under the name DreamHack Masters, according to mcvuk.com
The events will join the Swedish Modern Times Group-owned company's five other Open events throughout the year, and bring the total prizepool for CS:GO at DreamHack events in 2016 up to $1m.
The first DreamHack Masters event will take place April 16-17 in the 15,500-seater Malm├Â Arena, close to the bridged border between Sweden and Denmark, featuring 16 of the world's top teams.
"We are extremely proud to introduce DreamHack Masters in Malm├Â, to offer both Swedish and Danish fans the first dedicated stadium experience for CS:GO,ÔÇŁ said Tomas Lyckedal, Business Development Director at Dreamhack. ÔÇťWeÔÇÖre looking to beat the production quality of DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca, which was our most successful CS:GO event ever."
More than 25m people watched the final DreamHack Open event of last year, in the Romanian city of Cluj-Napoca, where French team EnVyUs triumphed over Natus Vincere.