2016 Heroes of the Storm Gold Club World Championship

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[e][h]2016 Heroes of the Storm Gold Club World Championship
League Information
Series:
Gold Club World Championship GCWC
Gold Series GHL
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Beijing
Prize pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2016-11-26
End Date:
2016-12-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
Gold.png Ballistix b logo std.png
Silver.png Mvplogo std.png
Bronze.png Mvplogo std.png
Copper.png Zero Gaming std.png
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
Ballistix b logo std.pngDignitaslogo std.pngAstral Authoritylogo std.pngMvplogo std.pngZero Gaming std.pngSuper Perfect Team logo std.pngMvplogo std.pngEStar std.png
Battlegrounds
Chronology

The 2016 Heroes of the Storm Gold Club World Championship, or "GCWC", is a premier international invitational tournament jointly hosted by NetEase and Blizzard Entertainment. Between November 11 and December 3, battles will be waged by the top Heroes of the Storm teams from around the world as they vie for the coveted GCWC title and a share of the US$300,000 prize pool. The final stages of the tournament will be played at the Water Cube—also known as the National Aquatics Center—an impressive Beijing landmark originally built for the 2008 Olympics.

Information[edit]

Location[edit]

  • Water Cube, Beijing, China.

Prize Pool[edit]

300,000 USD is spread among the teams as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: Round Robin
    • All matches are Bo2.
    • Top 4 advance to Winners' Bracket of Playoffs.
    • Bottom 4 advance to Losers' Bracket of Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Double Elimination

Broadcast Talent[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

Participating Teams[edit]

1 The roster of Murloc Geniuses is acquired by Astral Authority.
2 The roster of L5 is acquired by Ballistix.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Points are awarded as follows: 2 points per win, 1 point per tie, 0 points per loss

Dignitas won an offstream tie breaking match vs. Super Perfect Team for 5th place and the right to face Astral Authority in the lower bracket rather than eStar Gaming

Round Robin[edit]

Round Robin
1. Ballistix b logo std.png Ballistix 4-3-0 11-3
2. Mvplogo std.png MVP Black 5-1-1 11-3
3. Mvplogo std.png MVP Miracle 3-3-1 9-5
4. Zero Gaming std.png ZeroPanda 3-1-3 7-7
5. Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas 1-4-2 6-8
6. Super Perfect Team logo std.png Super Perfect Team 1-4-2 6-8
7. EStar std.png eStar Gaming 0-4-3 4-10
8. Astral Authoritylogo std.png Astral Authority 0-2-5 2-12

For detailed results click here.

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 

 

Semifinals
Ballistix b logo std.png Ballistix
2
Zero Gaming std.png ZeroPanda
0
Mvplogo std.png MVP Black
1
Mvplogo std.png MVP Miracle
2
Winners' Finals
Ballistix b logo std.png Ballistix
2
Mvplogo std.png MVP Miracle
0
Losers' Round 1
Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas
2
Astral Authoritylogo std.png Astral Authority
0
Super Perfect Team logo std.png Super Perfect Team
2
EStar std.png eStar Gaming
1
Losers' Round 2
Zero Gaming std.png ZeroPanda
2
Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas
0
Mvplogo std.png MVP Black
2
Super Perfect Team logo std.png Super Perfect Team
0
Losers' Round 3
Zero Gaming std.png ZeroPanda
0
December 3, 2016 - 13:00 CET
Mvplogo std.png MVP Black
2
Losers' Finals
Mvplogo std.png MVP Miracle
2
Mvplogo std.png MVP Black
1
Grand Finals
Ballistix b logo std.png Ballistix
3
Mvplogo std.png MVP Miracle
0


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