BlizzCon 2015 To Host Heroes Of The Storm World Championships

Jason Winter
By Jason Winter, News Editor May 14, 2015
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Where else would you have the world championship tournament for Heroes of the Storm but at Blizzard's celebration of all things... well, Blizzard?

The inaugural Heroes of the Storm World Championship Series will culminate over two days at BlizzCon, taking place Nov. 6-7 in Anaheim, Calif. The winning team will walk away with $200,000 of the $500,000 being doled out at the event. In total, $1.2 million will be given away during the entire championship season.

Regional qualifiers will kick off later this month in China, with tournaments in the Americas, Europe, Korea, and Taiwan on the slate for the summer and beyond. When the dust has settled, the top eight teams will duke it out for top honors at BlizzCon and a chance at glory and the big payday.

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BlizzCon will also play host to championship-level events for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, StarCraft II, and World of Warcraft, as well as a host of other events. There are no tickets available at this time, but Virtual Tickets should be offered any day now. If you're not up for that, we're guessing these events will be streamed on their respective games' channels. Just a hunch.

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Jason Winter
Jason Winter, News Editor
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.

Discussion (8)

Hello 6 years ago
Great game if you have a low spec computer, don't build my computer for this crap. Graphics are not even good!

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Mamson 6 years ago
great game!!!!
1 team XP, level
2 talent system
3 primary map objectives

Xevian 6 years ago
Being an asian who prefers SEA server has a big problem being in the NA cluster itself.You don't know when you can be matchmake with Amercians and have that STUPID 300+ ping.GG WP.

PandaStick 6 years ago
Highly recommended other Moba like Dota2 or LoL if you are an adult that want some complexity in a game.
Just my 2 cents.

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