2015 Heroes of the Storm World Championship

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[e][h]2015 Heroes of the Storm World Championship
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Anaheim
USA Burbank
Format:
Group Stage:
Dual Tournament
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
$500,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-10-28
End Date:
2015-11-07
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Gold.png C9logo std.png
Silver.png Dignitaslogo std.png
SF.png Team DK std.png
SF.png Navilogo std.png
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
Team DK std.pngNavilogo std.pngDignitaslogo std.pngC9logo std.pngTempo Stormlogo std.pngBraveheartlogo std.pngTeam YL std.pngGIA std.png
Battlegrounds
Chronology

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

Overview[edit]

Location[edit]

Results[edit]

500,000 USD is spread among the teams as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: Dual Tournament
    • All matches are Bo3.
    • Top 2 from each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination
    • Semifinal matches are Bo3.
    • Grand Final is Bo5.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Host
Observers

Participating Teams[edit]

1 Brave Heart borrowed m, gemini and kaerdiar from EDward Gaming (which was placed 4th in China Championship) to replace eStar Gaming due to visa issues.[1]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group Apreview lrthread Vod1.pngVod2.pngVod3.pngVod4.pngVod5.png
October 28, 2015
1. C9logo std.png Cloud9 2-0 4-1
2. Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas 2-1 5-3
3. Team YL std.png Team YL 1-2 3-4
4. GIA std.png GIA 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

Group Bpreview lrthread Vod1.pngVod2.pngVod3.pngVod4.pngVod5.png
October 28, 2015
1. Navilogo std.png Natus Vincere 2-0 4-1
2. Team DK std.png Team DK KR 2-1 5-4
3. Braveheartlogo std.png Brave Heart 1-2 3-5
4. Tempo Stormlogo std.png Tempo Storm 0-2 2-4

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
C9logo std.png Cloud9
2
November 7, 2015 14:15 PST
Team DK std.png Team DK KR
0
Navilogo std.png Natus Vincere
0
Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas
2
Finals
C9logo std.png Cloud9
3
Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas
0


View Games[edit]

  • Official English Streams and VODs:
Official Stream VODs
EngSpeaking Blizzard Youtube
EngSpeaking Blizzard Youtube Youtube
  • Foreign Language Streams and VODs:
Partner Stream VODs
Taiwan 4Gamers

China NeoTV DouyuTV Youku
South Korea OGN Stream
South Korea AfreecaTV Afreeca

Distribution[edit]

  Europe North AmericaChinaTaiwanSouth Korea
Round of 8
22211
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaChinaLatin AmericaTaiwanOceaniaSouth Korea
Round of 8
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 1
USA 2
China 2
Taiwan 1
South Korea 1
Semifinals
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 1
USA 1
South Korea 1
Finals
United Kingdom 1
USA 1
Champion
USA 1

Gallery[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • Blizzard will be adding a new bundle to the shop that includes the Heroes and skins chosen by the winning team during the final match of the championship. The bundle will be available from November 17-24, in all regions, with the bundle price determined by the included items..[2]
    • Heroes & Skins in World Championship Bundle as seen below:
Role Universe Heroes Skins
Specialist-icon.png Starcraft-icon.png Abathur banner.png Pajamathur Abathur
Support-icon.png Warcraft-icon.png Uther banner.png Judgement Uther
Warrior-icon.png Diablo-icon.png Sonya banner.png Super Sonya
Warrior-icon.png Diablo-icon.png Leoric banner.png Vrykul Leoric
Assassin-icon.png Diablo-icon.png Valla banner.png Angelic Valla

External links[edit]

EngSpeaking Official Announcement

References[edit]

  1. Blizzard Entertainment (2015-10-22). "Brave Heart Replaces eStar Gaming At World Championships". us.heroesofthestorm.com.
  2. Blizzard (2015-11-02). "Upcoming Sale: World Championship Bundle". us.battle.net.