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
 Ballistix
 MVP/MVP Miracle
 MVP/MVP Black
 ZeroPanda
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
BallistixTeam DignitasAstral AuthorityMVP/MVP BlackZeroPandaSuper Perfect TeamMVP/MVP MiracleEStar Gaming
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:

Place $ USD Team
1st $90,000 Ballistix Ballistix
2nd $70,000 MVP/MVP Miracle MVP Miracle
3rd $50,000 MVP/MVP Black MVP Black
4th $30,000 ZeroPanda ZeroPanda
5th-6th $20,000 Team Dignitas Team Dignitas
Super Perfect Team Super Perfect Team
7th-8th $10,000 EStar Gaming eStar Gaming
Astral Authority Astral Authority

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 Ballistix 4-3-0 11-3
2. MVP/MVP Black MVP Black 5-1-1 11-3
3. MVP/MVP Miracle MVP Miracle 3-3-1 9-5
4. ZeroPanda ZeroPanda 3-1-3 7-7
5. Team Dignitas Team Dignitas 1-4-2 6-8
6. Super Perfect Team Super Perfect Team 1-4-2 6-8
7. EStar Gaming eStar Gaming 0-4-3 4-10
8. Astral Authority Astral Authority 0-2-5 2-12

For detailed results click here.

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 

 

Semifinals
Ballistix
2
ZeroPanda
0
MVP Black
1
MVP Miracle
2
Winners' Finals
Ballistix
2
MVP Miracle
0
Losers' Round 1
Team Dignitas
2
Astral Authority
0
Super Perfect Team
2
eStar Gaming
1
Losers' Round 2
ZeroPanda
2
Team Dignitas
0
MVP Black
2
Super Perfect Team
0
Losers' Round 3
ZeroPanda
0
December 3, 2016 - 13:00 CET
MVP Black
2
Losers' Finals
MVP Miracle
2
MVP Black
1
Grand Finals
Ballistix
3
MVP Miracle
0


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