HotS World Championship announced!
Blizzard are developing Heroes of the Storm as an eSports discipline. The company recently arranged a student's tournament Heroes of The Dorm, which had an astonishing success in Europe and Northern America. Today the developers of the game announced Heroes of the Storm World Championship!
The tournament will be held within the framework of BlizzCon 2015, conducted in the American city of Anaheim 6-7 November. Additionally championship of Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft and other Blizzard games will be held at BlizzCon. The prize pool is $ 1 200 000, of which $ 500 000 will be battled over during the LAN. The winner of Heroes of The Storm tournament will obtain $ 200 000 and the title of the best HotS team.
Best teams of Europe, America, China, Korea and Taiwan will be participating. Each region except Korea and Taiwan will get 2 slots. European qualifiers has 8 slots, which will be fought over in a series of monthly tournaments. However only 2 teams will get from Europe to BlizzCon 2015. Let's hope that our team will be one of them.
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