DreamHack is co-working with everything from smaller organisations to big multi-national corporates in bringing amazing festivals and events across the globe. Here’s a list of all our fantastic partners for DreamHack Montreal, including information about their businesses and operations.
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.
Read more on monsterenergy.com.
BCE Inc. is Canada’s largest communications company, consistently investing more than any competitor in innovation to provide a comprehensive and ground-breaking suite of broadband communications and content services to consumer, residential, business, not-for-profit and government customers in Canada.
Setting the industry pace in investments in advanced networks and media content – $3.77 billion in 2016 alone – Bell offers services under the Bell, Bell Aliant and Bell MTS brands. These include fibre-based IPTV and the country’s fastest high-speed Internet services, 4G LTE wireless that delivers unmatched speed, robust home phone services as well as business network and communications services, including data hosting and cloud computing through the country’s largest network of data centres.
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) is committed to producing the most innovative hardcore PC performance hardware, enabling the ultimate computing experience for gamers and enthusiasts worldwide. ROG-branded products always promise you absolute leading performance, innovative user controls that deliver true game-ruling innovation, and a stylish gamer-focused design that merges the excitement of gaming with a unique, premium style. ROG is more than just hardware though – we take an active part in the global gaming community, helping develop the industry by sponsoring events like DreamHack all over the world.
Learn more at asus.com/ca
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.
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.
Read more on zowie.benq.com.
Bud Light is coming to Montreal for the first time as a proud partner of DreamHack. Bud Light is offering you a chance to experience the Bud Light Living Room! This incredible experience includes a behind the scenes tour, a skills clinic with JWong & FChamp, and a reserved VIP section where you’ll cheer on the pros from inside a real life version of a classic fighting game level.
Read more here.
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.
Read more on astrogaming.com.
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.
Read more on cybertronpc.com.
You know us best for our processors, but we do so much more. We are makers, catalysts and inventors. We innovate at the boundaries of technology to make amazing experiences possible for business, society, and every person on Earth. Intel has transformed to a company which now also powers the majority of the world’s data centers, connecting hundreds of millions of mobile and Internet of Things devices, and helping to secure and protect enterprise and government IT systems. Our manufacturing advantage, fueled by our pursuit of Moore’s Law, lets us continuously push the limits of performance and create experiences which can be made possible.
Learn more: https://www.intel.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.
Learn more: http://www.corsair.com/en-gb/gaming
DreamHack Canada, the largest esports festival organizer in Canada, welcome back Loto-Quebec as the Indie Zone sponsor at DreamHack Montreal 2017.
Want to discover the best games made by indie developers from Québec? The Loto-Québec Indie Zone is the place to go! Discover the latest titles in their vast open area on site for 3 days. You will be able to discuss with developers, play various titles and relax in the dedicated zone. Loto-Québec Indie Zone was a visitor favorite in 2016 and they aim to provider an improved experience this year!
Loto-Québec will also support the Stream Zone, where gaming personalities can stream live from DreamHack Montreal with provided gaming equipment and meet their fans.
Canada Computers & Electronics is a retailer of personal computers, IT and components, as well as consumer electronics. Over its 25-year history, they continue to provide customers with the best products at the best value that the computer retail world can offer.
Learn more: http://www.canadacomputers.com/
As a world leading gaming brand, MSI is the most trusted name in gaming and eSports. We’ve dedicated countless hours and committed numerous resources to the eSports community to support the world’s most aspiring and best gamers and use their knowledge and expertise in our products in return. MSI integrated all gamers’ aspirational functions in its gaming rigs, eliminating the tedious trial and error by themselves and pushing the performance beyond limits. The determination to surpass past achievements has made MSI a ‘True Gaming’ brand with gaming spirit throughout the industry!
Learn more: https://ca.msi.com/
Thermaltake Group’s three main brands—Thermaltake, Tt eSPORTS and LUXA2—have been merchandising high-quality products throughout the world, successfully establishing firm footholds in six major markets, including Europe, America, Oceania, Japan and China, with 95 regional distributors and more than 4,000 premium retailers.
Learn more: http://www.thermaltake.com/home.aspx
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.
Learn more: http://www.htc.com/ca/
FROM GAMING TO AI COMPUTING. The GPU has proven to be unbelievably effective at solving some of the most complex problems in computer science. It started out as an engine for simulating human imagination, conjuring up the amazing virtual worlds of video games and Hollywood films. Today, NVIDIA’s GPU simulates human intelligence, running deep learning algorithms and acting as the brain of computers, robots, and self-driving cars that can perceive and understand the world. This is our life’s work — to amplify human imagination and intelligence.
WE ARE ONE. WE ARE LEGION.
Dominate the playing field with our specialized gaming systems. Designed by gamers for gamers, these rigs deliver amazing graphics, fast gameplay, ample storage, sublime aesthetics, and all the power you need to smash your competition.
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Gaming Family – Dominate the game. A new era of athletes deserves a new level of equipment. Get the performance competition demands with professional-grade accessories, innovative new form factors and cutting-edge hardware that understands your climb to the top relies on power that won’t hold you back.
SLIVER.tv is a platform to record, view, and stream top eSports games in fully immersive, 360° cinematic VR video. Our cutting edge, patented technology immerses the audience inside the 3D game world, viewing their favorite players and matches in an exciting new way never seen before.
Learn more: http://www.sliver.tv/
HWBOT is the world’s leading platform for competitive overclocking, serving a growing and dynamic community of over 100,000 overclockers. HWBOT platform includes the OC-Esports.io competition platform, the HWBOT World Tour, the Overclockers League and the HWBOT historical database.
Cloud infrastructures, dedicated hosting, dedicated and virtual servers, e-commerce, storage and archives, OVH brings you the solutions you need to develop all your IT projects. Our international presence is partly due to our fiber optic infrastructure which we have deployed globally. Our network allows us to deliver an impeccable quality of service to our customers, wherever they may be. Content delivery is optimized and latency is reduced. This ultra-secured network with a guaranteed bandwidth is a unique feature on today’s hosting market.
Need For Seat
NEEDforSEAT® sells ergonomic, sporty office and gaming seats from MAXNOMIC® to Germany, Europe, the United States and Canada. Our seats are styled like those found in race cars and are designed for long, comfortable use. Uniquely adjustable to exactly the way you like, NEEDforSEAT’s MAXNOMIC® designs encourage healthy posture when sitting — no more tension and pain.
Learn more: http://www.needforseatusa.com/
VMC enables the most innovative games companies in the world to deliver the best experience to every player, every time. We feed fan excitement and improve player experiences through our end-to-end esports services: QA, Localization, Player Experience Support, Development, Test Automation, and our exclusive Global Beta Test Network. Visit our booth to learn how you can become part of this elite team, or to learn more about our services. Read more at vmc.com/games.
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.
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.
Read more on in-win.com.
New product on the market made in Quebec, iBar chocolate bars. A delicious mix of milk chocolate, real fruits and crispy rice. Available in 3 flavors : Blueberries, Raisins and Cranberries. For more information, ibar.ca #perfectsnack
Started in February 2016, Smash Canada is an organization created with the goal of improving the Canadian Smash scene and encouraging new players to join their local scene. Smash Canada has been working to support events, both large and small, through promoting them to audiences not only in Canada, but around the world. Smash Canada is proud to be supporting DreamHack Montreal this year.