Cluj-Napoca: The Group Stage

The group stage at Cluj-Napoca takes place over the next three days, with each day’s broadcast starting at 10:20 GMT+2. Don’t forget to update your Fantasy roster before the beginning of each match day!

The show begins Wednesday the 28th with the opening matches for each group. Watch the best teams in the world as they set the tone for the rest of the tournament. The second day of the tournament features four elimination matches, followed by the four winners matches. On Friday the last four teams will emerge from the groups after a best-of-three battle through the decider matches.

Cluj-Napoca: Linking with Twitch

DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca begins in just a few days!

Being the best of the best in CSGO takes tremendous dedication and skill. This video is part of a continuing collection of interviews that will take you around the world and inside the lives of the CS:GO elite, offering an in depth look at the stories behind the players that are shaping the scene today. Watch on Youtube and Steam.

Linking with Twitch

While you watch DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca, you’ll have a chance to receive a souvenir package commemorating the event. Each souvenir features a weapon from the collection of the map being played, golden stickers of the teams who were playing, and a golden signature of the MVP from the round where the souvenir dropped.

To be eligible for a souvenir package, all you have to do is watch the event! If you’re watching in GOTV or in the main menu, you’ll automatically be eligible for souvenirs. If you’re watching on your favorite Twitch stream, make sure you link your Steam and Twitch accounts.

Don’t forget to support your favorite players and teams by purchasing their Cluj-Napoca team stickers or autograph capsule. For each sticker sale, 50% of the proceeds go directly to the players and organizations. The stickers are also game pieces for the Cluj-Napoca Pick’Em Challenge and Fantasy Game, so don’t forget to make your picks and update your roster each day as the tournament progresses for your chance at this event’s trophies!

Cluj-Napoca 2015 Tournament Stickers

Ready to support your favorite teams and players at DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015?

Team stickers and stickers autographed by professional CS:GO players are now available for purchase in-game, or from the Steam Community Market, with 50% of the proceeds going to players and organizations.

You can place them on your weapons to show support for your favorite player or team, or use them as game pieces in one of the two Cluj-Napoca 2015 tournament games.

COMPETE against the global CS:GO community to win a Fantasy Trophy by building your dream CS:GO roster and achieving one of the top scores in the all new Fantasy Team Game.

EARN a Pick’Em Trophy by choosing the winning teams for each match throughout the Tournament. The more correct choices, the better the trophy!


Have you gotten to know your Cluj-Napoca 2015 Challengers? Check out this documentary provided by DreamHack.TV and David Guvå, and see how the road to Cluj-Napoca began for eight teams.

The CS:GO x Betabrand Think Tank

Earlier this year we launched the CS:GO Merchandise Workshop, and today we’re happy to announce a new way for the community to pick their favorite Valve and Community-created designs: The CS:GO x Betabrand Think Tank.

At the CS:GO x Betabrand Think Tank, you can vote for your favorite designs, provide feedback, and submit ideas of your own. Let them know what you think, and shape the future of CS:GO merch!

The end of Operation Bloodhound

Today marks the end of Operation Bloodhound, CS:GO’s most-played operation to date with tens of millions of hours played, millions of missions accomplished and many thousands of Turners assassinated.

For a full list of changes in today’s update, click here.

Ready for a challenge

Meanwhile, October is shaping up to be an exciting month for CS:GO, as we march toward the next CS:GO Major Championship at DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca!

The eight challengers have emerged from the offline qualifiers: Cloud9, CLG, mousesports, Titan, dignitas, FlipSid3, Team Liquid, and Vexed Gaming. They’ll travel to Romania to battle the Legends and claim their place in CS:GO history.