2015 Hearthstone World Championship

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[e][h]2015 Hearthstone World Championship
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League Information
Series:
Hearthstone World Championships HWC
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Anaheim
USA Burbank
Format:
Group Stage:
Dual Tournament
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-10-28
End Date:
2015-11-07
Number of Players:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
SF.png Japan Kno
Chronology
 2014 2014
2016 2016 

2015 Hearthstone World Championship is the Global Finals of 2015 HWC series tournaments. 16 players will compete, qualifying throughout 2015 at each regional championship. Matches are played at Anaheim, California at BlizzCon 2015 on November 6-7th.

Information[edit]

Location[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

250,000 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • General: Best of 5 "Conquest" format
  • Group Stage: Dual Tournament
    • Top 2 from each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination
  • BlizzCon Showmatches
    • Poker Showmatch - ElkY (World Series of Poker, World Poker Tour and European Poker Tour championship winner) vs. Daniel Negreanu (6-time World Series of Poker championship winner and Poker Hall of Fame member)
    • Challengestone at BlizzCon with Amaz, Savjz and more

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Participants[edit]

Europe Championship (4)
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Netherlands ThijsNL
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Ukraine Neirea
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Germany Lifecoach
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Sweden Ostkaka
Americas Championship (4)
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Canada PurpleDrank
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Canada Hotform
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USA JAB
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USA nias
China Championship (4)
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China  LoveCX
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China  Zoro
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China  NoTomorrow
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China  Zihao*
Asia-Pacific Championship (4)
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South Korea Kranich
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Japan Kno
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Vietnam Neilyo
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Taiwan Pinpingho
  • Zihao's name was given as DieMeng due to the difficulty for the innkeeper to pronounce the name.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
October 28 - 31, 2015
1. Netherlands ThijsNL 2-0 6-1
2. Japan Kno 2-1 7-6
3. USA JAB 1-2 6-8
4. China  NoTomorrow 0-2 2-6

Group B[edit]

Group B
October 28 - 31, 2015
1. China  Zoro 2-0 6-4
2. South Korea Kranich 2-1 8-4
3. Germany Lifecoach 1-2 4-7
4. USA nias 0-2 3-6

Group C[edit]

Group C
October 28 - 31, 2015
1. Sweden Ostkaka 2-0 6-2
2. Canada Hotform 2-1 7-6
3. Vietnam Neilyo 1-2 5-8
4. China  LoveCX 0-2 3-6

Group D[edit]

Group D
October 28 - 31, 2015
1. China  Zihao 2-0 6-4
2. Taiwan Pinpingho 2-1 8-5
3. Canada PurpleDrank 1-2 5-8
4. Ukraine Neirea 0-2 4-6

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Netherlands ThijsNL
3
ThijsNL
Kranich
November 6, 2015 - 12:00 PST
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 South Korea Kranich
2
 Sweden Ostkaka
3
Ostkaka
Pinpingho
November 6, 2015 - 13:55 PST
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Druid square.png Druid
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Druid square.png Druid
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 Taiwan Pinpingho
1
 China Zihao
1
Zihao
Kno
November 6, 2015 - 17:00 PST
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 Japan Kno
3
 China Zoro
2
Zoro
Hotform
November 6, 2015 - 18:15 PST
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Rogue square.png Rogue
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Rogue square.png Rogue
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 Canada Hotform
3
Semifinals
 Netherlands ThijsNL
2
ThijsNL
Ostkaka
November 7, 2015 - 11:15 PST
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Mage square.png Mage
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Mage square.png Mage
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 Sweden Ostkaka
3
 Japan Kno
2
Kno
Hotform
November 7, 2015 - 13:25 PST
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Druid square.png Druid
Paladin Paladin square.png
Mage square.png Mage
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Rogue square.png Rogue
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Druid square.png Druid
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 Canada Hotform
3
Finals
 Sweden Ostkaka
3
Ostkaka
Hotform
November 7, 2015 - 14:35 PST
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Rogue square.png Rogue
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Druid square.png Druid
 Canada Hotform
0


Showmatch[edit]

Showmatch (Bo5)
 Canada Daniel
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3
Daniel
ElkY
November 6, 2015
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 France ElkY
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