DreamHack Austin is DreamHack’s second visit into America, again being hosted in Austin, Texas at the Austin Convention Center. DreamHack is a meeting place for gamers, and the primary content is always centred around the massive LAN party. Gamers are able to bring their own gaming rigs along their friends to set up for gaming nonstop for 3 days. Alongside this visitors will be able to check out world class esport tournaments happening over the weekend, as well as a huge variety of other activities including checking out the DreamExpo, Cosplay, Free2play areas, Console Tournaments, Table top Games, picking up some DreamHack merchandise and organising among community whatever else they may want to do!
DreamHack is the world’s largest computer festival. DreamHack’s core, and origin is the LAN party, with the two major festivals DreamHack Summer in June and DreamHack Winter in November. DreamHack organises events in another 7 countries around Europe where the events are a platform for eSport, knowledge and creative competitions, music acts, lectures by game developers, Internet & game culture, cosplay, the fair DreamExpo and much much more. DreamHack is also a production company with a focus on gaming, esports, music and arena productions for both traditional TV and the Internet.
During 2014 DreamHack had 104,000 visitors to its events and more than 15 million unique viewers who followed the live broadcast online.