DreamHack is a LAN party, a local area network gathering with demo competitions, gaming competitions and more. It's arranged twice annually at the Elmia exhibition centre in Jönköping, Sweden and also twice a year at Expolaris Congresscenter, Skellefteå, Sweden and holds the world record (as recognized by the Guinness Book of Records and Twin Galaxies) for the world's largest LAN party and computer festival. At DreamHack Winter 2010 a new world record was set. The record is now 12,754 computers and 13,608 visitors. The previous record was set at DreamHack Winter 2007 when there were 10,544 computers and 11,060 visitors. DreamHack Winter 2010 had a prize pool of 205 000 SEK, of which 180 000 SEK was dedicated to the DreamHack Steelseries LAN Tournament in StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. Mouz.Naama won the Grand Final against Mouz.MaNa in the final game of the best of five. The Steelseries Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty LAN marks growing support for the new game as a tournament title.
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