2016 Hearthstone World Championship

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[e][h]2016 Hearthstone World Championship
League Information
Series:
Hearthstone World Championships HWC
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Anaheim
Prize pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2016-10-26
End Date:
2016-11-05
Number of Players:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology
 2015 2015
2017 2017 

2016 Hearthstone World Championship is the Global Finals of 2016 HWC series tournaments. 16 players will compete, qualifying throughout 2016 at each regional championship. Matches are played at Anaheim, California at BlizzCon 2016 on October 26 to November 5th.

Information[edit]

Location[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

1,000,000 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • General: Best of 7 "Conquest" format
  • Group Stage: Dual Tournament
    • Top 2 from each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Participants[edit]

Europe Championship (4)
Kazakhstan Naiman
Netherlands ThijsNL
Ukraine DrHippi
Russia Pavel
Americas Championship (4)
USA Amnesiac
Canada Cydonia
USA HotMEOWTH
USA Bbgungun
China Championship (4)
China Breath
China JasonZhou
Template:TeamPart/whirlwind China OmegaZero
China Hamster
Asia-Pacific Championship (4)
South Korea DDaHyoNi
South Korea handsomeguy
Hong Kong Yulsic
South Korea Che0nsu

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. China Jasonzhou 2-0 8-6
2. Canada Cydonia 2-1 11-5
3. South Korea handsomeguy 1-2 5-11
4. Netherlands ThijsNL 0-2 6-8

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. South Korea Che0nsu 2-0 8-4
2. China Hamster 2-1 10-7
3. USA Bbgungun 1-2 6-11
4. Kazakhstan Naiman 0-2 6-8

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. USA Amnesiac 2-0 8-3
2. Ukraine DrHippi 2-1 9-9
3. Hong Kong Yulsic 1-2 8-11
4. China Breath 0-2 6-8

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. USA HotMEOWTH 2-0 8-4
2. Russia Pavel 2-1 9-7
3. China OmegaZero 1-2 10-9
4. South Korea DDaHyoNi 0-2 1-8

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 China Jasonzhou
4
Jasonzhou
Hamster
November 4, 2016 - 12:00 PDT
Warrior
Druid
Shaman
Paladin
Warlock
Warrior
Druid
Warrior
Warrior
Paladin
Warrior
Warrior
 China Hamster
2
 USA Amnesiac
3
Amnesiac
Pavel
November 4, 2016 - 13:30 PDT
Hunter
Rogue
Mage
Mage
Warlock
Rogue
Druid
Warrior
Druid
Druid
Druid
Mage
Druid
Rogue
 Russia Pavel
4
 South Korea Che0nsu
4
Che0nsu
Cydonia
November 4, 2016 - 17:15 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Warlock
Mage
Mage
Hunter
Druid
Hunter
Warrior
Hunter
 Canada Cydonia
1
 USA HotMEOWTH
0
HotMEOWTH
DrHippi
November 4, 2016 - 18:30 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
Warrior
Shaman
Warrior
Warlock
 Ukraine DrHippi
4
Semifinals
 China Jasonzhou
2
Jasonzhou
Pavel
November 5, 2016 - 10:30 PDT
Warlock
Rogue
Warrior
Druid
Druid
Mage
Warrior
Mage
Rogue
Rogue
Rogue
Warrior
 Russia Pavel
4
 South Korea Che0nsu
2
Che0nsu
DrHippi
November 5, 2016 - 12:00 PDT
Druid
Mage
Shaman
Druid
Shaman
Mage
Warrior
Warlock
Warrior
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
 Ukraine DrHippi
4
Finals
 Russia Pavel
4
Pavel
DrHippi
November 5, 2016 - 13:30 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
Warlock
Druid
Druid
Warrior
Druid
Rogue
Warlock
Rogue
Druid
 Ukraine DrHippi
2


Peak viewers[edit]

Data about number of viewers is based on information from Esports Charts[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 690 607 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 322 822 viewers
  • English streams peak was 183 671 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 73 003 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 569 773 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 328 623 viewers

Class Distribution[edit]

Gallery[edit]

External Links[edit]

Recaps[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017-21-09). "Hearthstone World Championship 2016 detailed stats". esc.watch.