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

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:

Place $ USD Player Team
1st $250,000 Russia Pavel Millenium Millenium
2nd $150,000 Ukraine DrHippi Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
3rd-4th $100,000 South Korea Che0nsu ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
China JasonZhou EStar Gaming eStar Gaming
5th-8th $50,000 China Hamster Team Celestial Team Celestial
USA Amnesiac NRG Esports NRG Esports
Canada Cydonia Escape Gaming Escape Gaming
USA HotMEOWTH ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
9th-12th $25,000 South Korea handsomeguy ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
USA Bbgungun ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
Hong Kong Yulsic ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
China OmegaZero ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
13th-16th $25,000 Netherlands ThijsNL G2 Esports G2 Esports
Kazakhstan Naiman Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
China Breath Team Celestial Team Celestial
South Korea DDaHyoNi Cloud9 Cloud9

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]

Host[edit]

Casters[edit]

Participants[edit]

Europe Championship (4)
Virtus.pro
Kazakhstan Naiman
G2 Esports
Netherlands ThijsNL
Virtus.pro
Ukraine DrHippi
Millenium
Russia Pavel
Americas Championship (4)
NRG Esports
USA Amnesiac
Escape Gaming
Canada Cydonia
Category:Free Agents
USA HotMEOWTH
Category:Free Agents
USA Bbgungun
China Championship (4)
Team Celestial
China Breath
EStar Gaming
China JasonZhou
Template:TeamPart/whirlwind China OmegaZero
Team Celestial
China Hamster
Asia-Pacific Championship (4)
Cloud9
South Korea DDaHyoNi
Category:Free Agents
South Korea handsomeguy
Category:Free Agents
Hong Kong Yulsic
Category:Free Agents
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


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