DreamHack isn’t possible without the support we receive from our sponsors and partners. From the small local vendors, to the big multi-national corporations, we are proud to stand alongside our partners in order to build DreamHack year in and year out.
By supporting our partners, you too can help us build the next DreamHack
Based in Corona, California, Monster Beverage Corporation is the leading marketer and distributor of energy drinks and alternative beverages. Refusing to acknowledge the traditional, Monster Beverage Corporation supports the scene and sport. Whether motocross, off-road, NASCAR, BMX, surf, snowboard, ski, skateboard, or the rock and roll lifestyle, Monster is a brand that believes in authenticity and the core of what its sports, athletes and musicians represent. More than a drink, it’s the way of life lived by athletes, sports, bands, believers and fans.
Over 15 years ago HyperX was born from Kingston Technology (the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer) to provide gamers, PC tuners, and power users with high-performance components. Its mission: to provide high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and mouse pads to the gaming community and beyond. Now the award-winning HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently making products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. State-of-the-art HyperX products are the choice of pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because they’re built with best-in-class components achieving the most stringent product certifications.
Become a member of the global #HyperXFamily at facebook.com/hyperxcommunity, and learn how HyperX products can boost performance for both your PC and console at hyperxgaming.com, because whether you’re an esports pro, hardcore, or casual player, we embrace gaming enthusiasts everywhere and we’re dedicated to one simple proposition – We’re all gamers.
BenQ / Zowie
Introduced in late 2008, ZOWIE is a brand dedicated to the development of the best competitive gaming gears available that compliment eSports athletes’ combating performance. From 2015 on, ZOWIE brand was acquired by BenQ Corp to represent the company’s esport product line that delivers truly competitive experience and enjoyment.
For years since its establishment, ASUS aimed to put an ever-greater emphasis on PC gaming. This process resulted in the 2006 founding of the Republic of Gamers brand (ROG), formed for the sole purpose of delivering the most innovative hardcore hardware for truly dedicated gamers. Worldwide media have recognized ROG as a leader in PC gaming and overclocking performance, with many of their products winning awards and gaining very positive feedback from hardware pros.
Read more on rog.asus.com.
ASTRO Gaming creates premium video gaming equipment and lifestyle products for professional gamers, content creators, streamers and enthusiasts. ASTRO Gaming was spun-off from design powerhouse ASTRO Studios, known in the gaming world for designing the Xbox 360®, along with Alienware™ and HP® Gaming PCs. ASTRO Gaming produces a line of gamer-centric “tech-life” products centered around the critically acclaimed ASTRO A40 Audio System.
Founded in 1997 and homegrown in the USA, CybertronPC delivers the best in custom computers for all gaming, home and office PC users.
CybertronPC’s CLX line of custom high-end gaming systems are designed for enthusiasts, eSport athletes, streamers, and content creators
looking for quality, performance and personalization.
Bud Light is back for their second year as a proud partner of DreamHack. With the success of the Bud Light Lounge last year in Austin, they return to the same location, situated directly in front of the DreamHack ASTRO Open CS:GO stage. The premier space is ideal for friends to meet up, power up, and cheer on their favorite teams with a crisp, clean, refreshing Bud Light in hand. For 2017, Bud Light introduces the Bud Light Happy Hour happening each day 4 PM – 5 PM in the Bud Light Lounge. Grab a friend and come enjoy a free beer and some exclusive DreamHack giveaways. Follow Bud Light esports on Twitter @BudLightEsports.
Founded in 2004, Rosewill Inc. manufactures reliable, high-quality PC gaming, IT hardware and home products across the globe. Through innovation and flexibility, new products are introduced and updated to keep pace with the high demand of the rapidly evolving consumer electronics and technology markets. Today under the management of experienced e-retail experts, Rosewill products can be found on all top e-commerce sites, along with product information and reviews. The Rosewill Inc. headquarters is located in City of Industry, California, US.
Leesa is an online mattress company that has accumulated over 10, 000 five-star reviews. Leesa donates one mattress to a shelter for every ten sold, with donations exceeding over 13,000 mattresses thus far. The mattress is 100% American-made delivered directly to your door. They offer a 100-night risk-free trial and free shipping to all 50 states. The Leesa 10-inch mattress comes in all standard mattress sizes and features three layers of high quality foam: a 2-inch perforated Avena™ foam top layer that offers better airflow for cooling; a 2-inch memory foam middle layer that provides body contouring and pressure relief; and a 6-inch base foam that provides stability, durability and core support.
Gamers want games that grab their attention and will keep them coming back for more. Tripwire has been producing those types of games since the first Red Orchestra mod that won the “Make Something Unreal” competition in 2004. Since then Tripwire has won numerous Multiplayer and FPS Game of the Year awards from top editorial sites and millions have played a Red Orchestra or Killing Floor game, with an average play time of over 40 hours, per player, per game! Tripwire has published select 3rd party titles (The Ball, Zeno Clash, Dwarfs?!), supported each title with free extra content and taken their brand of winning gaming to console, to continuously expand that base. Tripwire will continue to offer new and exciting gaming experiences both to their millions of fans and to new gamers alike – including Killing Floor 2 for PC and PS4 in 2016, Rising Storm 2:Vietnam for PC and Killing Floor: Incursion for Oculus Touch in 2017
The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset developed and manufactured by Facebook division Oculus VR that makes it possible to experience anything, anywhere, with anyone. With the power of sheer imagination, Oculus Rift can provide you with the most immersive VR experiences and environments available, from games and movies, to exotic worlds and beyond.
Scuf Gaming® is the global leader and innovator of gaming peripherals and winner of the eSports Industry Awards for “Best Hardware” in 2016. SCUF provides tactical gear for elite gamers where over 90% of the top professional gamers in the world use a SCUF controller. Selling high-end accessories and customized gaming controllers for console and PC, SCUF offers a number of functional and design features custom built to increase hand use and improve gameplay. Built to specification, SCUF controllers cater to competitive and casual gamers who recognize that one size does not fit all. The SCUF controller has features, which are covered by 30 granted patents, and another 65 pending; protecting 3 key areas of a controller; back control functions and handles, trigger control mechanisms and thumbstick control area.
Feetz went on a two year journey to build the technology to make custom fit shoes for every person a reality. We’ve brought in experts across the globe from a New York fashion designers to Italian shoe cobblers. We built amazing new technology from 3D printers to make shoes in hours and designed software to custom fit our shoe designs to your feet. Sustainability is key in what we do. Our heart is in producing products that leave little behind. Our products require zero water, are made using recycled and recyclable materials, reducing our carbon footprint by 60%.
Feetz is homegrown. Our shoes are made in the U.S. and crafted here locally in San Diego, CA.
Founded in 1994, Corsair has grown from pioneering the high-performance DRAM market to one of the world’s leading providers of enthusiast-grade PC components and peripherals. Their groundbreaking technology and innovation can be found in our high-performance memory, ultra-efficient power supplies, PC cases, PC and CPU cooling solutions, and solid-state storage devices. Under the Corsair Gaming brand, launched in 2014, they provide gaming keyboards, mice, headsets and mouse mats to esport professionals and anybody who is passionate about competitive PC gaming.
Based in Cupertino, California, SLIVER.tv is the leading esports 360° entertainment platform, founded by successful entrepreneurs led by CEO Mitch Liu. The company launched its industry-defining platform in Fall 2016 with cutting-edge, patented technology designed to provide esports spectators with a uniquely immersive and cinematic experience in 360° and Virtual Reality. Backed by top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital firms including DCM Ventures, Sierra Ventures, The VR Fund, Colopl, and more, SLIVER.tv is on a mission to transform the interactive esports entertainment industry.
AZIO Corp. is a manufacturer dedicated to providing innovative tech gear to make everyday life more engaging and fun. Thet believe that design has the power to alter not only perceptions, but also emotions. Through superior design, they are driven to provide a better experience for people of all ages from all walks of life, no matter what your hobby, profession, or need may be.
In Win Development Inc., a manufacturer of computer chassis, server chassis, power supplies, case fans and storage devices, is the leading provider of enclosure solutions to system integrators worldwide. Founded in 1985, In Win sets the standard for quality and innovative products with an emphasis for design, all while adhering to all safety regulations. Their slogan “Contemporary and Innovative” serves as the foundation of their product development.
Antlion Audio was founded on the basis of delivering stellar voice communication capabilities to your favorite headphones. From the southern reaches of Australia to the Nordic countries, they are making friends and serving customers the only way they know how – with a commitment to great user experience.
Dial Up Games & Toys
At Dial Up Games retro is their thing! They specialize in retro video games and consoles and pride themselves in offering the best, cleanest, and broadest, selection around!
Georgia Game Developers Association
The GGDA seeks to promote the growth and success of game manufacturers in Georgia by providing oversight and guidance of government and academic involvement, identification and availability of resources, creation and application of best practices and certifications. DreamHack is excited to welcome members of the Atlanta gaming industry to our inaugural event!
Fueled by the same entrepreneurial spirit that drives the folks we cover, Hypepotamus generates awareness about Atlanta’s innovative tech & creative community to retain local talent by connecting them with opportunities. Hypepotamus.com is the go-to source of news, events, job listings and resources for the flourishing Atlanta tech industry. We showcase the students, innovators, companies and venture capitalists that are proud to call it home.
KontrolFreek is the leading developer of innovative gaming accessories that enhance the gaming experience and give gamers of all skill levels the competitive edge. Their products are developed based on a careful study of ergonomics, ensuring each product also helps to reduce gamer fatigue, improving overall gaming comfort.
Pharaoh’s Conclave (PCX) is the connector of the esports ecosystem, with the expertise, network and passion to connect, inform and engage the community in this unique industry. PCX is hosting the state’s first and only esports competition for high school students, the Georgia High School esports Invitational (GHSeI), during DreamHack Atlanta. GHSeI will expose and engage students K-12 to casting, game development, esports fundamentals through hands on workshops and panel discussions while creating fun for the entire gaming community and family through a Kidz zone, live gaming tournaments with cash prizes, and live local up and coming young talent. For more information visit pcxnow.com.
Since 2006 Gaming Generations, Inc. Inc has grown from a single independent storefront into one of gamings finest grassroots corporations. Having exponentially expanded, 2017 sees Gaming Generations offering 6 unique storefronts, a thriving eCommerce department, expansive technology repair centers, and an international event equipment, merchandise and logistics division. While expanding Gaming Generations continues to strive for a perfect blend of unique products, dependable customer service, and personalized experiences. Whether you are looking for unique gaming products or a partner to help take your event to new heights, come discover how Gaming Generations can bring your dreams to reality.
Archon Clothing is a premium lifestyle apparel line for the Gaming and Esports community. We’ve set the standard for quality with the elite in Esports jerseys and custom made apparel. We have partnered with companies like Blizzard, Hyper X, Dreamhack and are the #1 and only licensed company for collegiate apparel.
FrozenQ PC Tech, based out of New Hampshire, is a boutique manufacturer specializing in unique water cooling solutions tailored towards custom modded computers. Additionally FrozenQ acts as a full service mod shop, offering everything from full custom PCs to small panel modifications. A recent addition to our lineup has been our ProMat’s, our lineup of gaming mouse pads designed by gamers for gamers with proceeds benefiting our annual Extra Life charity campaign. Look for these available on the floor at DreamHack events in 2017!
ZOTAC, the creator of the Original Mini PC, derives its name from the words “zone” and “tact”, aptly referencing our skill & expertise in the zones of PC components, systems, and manufacturing. Combining both function and design, ZOTAC strives to create the latest technological products that epitomize form, utility, and style.
HTC brings brilliance to life through leading innovation in smart mobile device and experience design. Beginning with a vision to put a personal computer in the palm of our customers’ hands, we have led the way in the evolution from palm PC to smartphone.
The Pursuit of Brilliance is at the heart of everything we do, inspiring best-in-class design and game-changing mobile experiences for consumers around the world. At HTC, the Pursuit of Brilliance is the impulse to create, to venture into the unknown with an unwavering dedication to bring innovative design to life. It pushes us everyday to re-imagine new ways to connect the world, our consumers, and their pursuits in ways never before thought possible.
Founded in May 2001, ADATA Technology Co., Ltd. is committed to providing top-notch memory solutions that enrich the customer’s digital life. The company’s dedication to integrity and professionalism has made ADATA the leading memory brand with the most award-winning product designs.
Backed by technical expertise, state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, and premium customer service, ADATA offers complete memory solutions including DRAM modules, USB flash drives, memory cards, solid state drives and portable hard drives.
Extra Life is a Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraising program within the gaming community. Participants fundraise year-round and pledge to game for 24 hours with one goal: to save and improve the lives of sick and injured kids. Funds raised stay local to help pediatric patients at 170 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals across North America. Since 2008, Extra Life has raised more than $30 million for member hospitals. The movement, formed by gamers bonded by passion, is committed to saving and improving the lives of local kids. Play games, heal kids and join the community today