2017 Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Grand Finals

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[e][h]2017 Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Grand Finals
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Anaheim
Venue:
Anaheim Convention Center
Format:
Group Stage #1:
Dual Tournament
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-10-26
End Date:
2017-11-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
 
 
 
 
Teams
Number of Teams:
16
Chronology

Information[edit]

Location[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

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

Format[edit]

  • Seeded:
  • Group Stage: Dual Tournament
    • Top two from each group advance to Playoffs
  • Playoffs: Single elemination bracket

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Participating Teams[edit]

MVP Black
1South Korea Sake 
2South Korea KyoCha 
3South Korea Ttsst 
4South Korea Reset 
5South Korea Rich 
CSouth Korea Noblesse 
A11st 2016 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship
Ballistix4
1South Korea sCsC 
2South Korea Jeongha 
3South Korea Swoy 
4South Korea Hooligan 
5South Korea SDE 
A33rd 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
Fnatic
1Sweden Breez 
2Sweden SmX 
3Sweden Quackniix 
4Sweden scHwimpi 
5Sweden Wubby 
CGermany Careion 
A11st 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
Team Dignitas
1United Kingdom Bakery 
2United Kingdom Snitch 
3France JayPL 
4France Ménè 
5Denmark Zaelia 
CCanada Nabby 
A22nd 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
Super Perfect Team1
1
China qianxiao 
2
China misaka 
3
China SoAp 
4
China melodyC 
5
China sa 
B111 - 12th 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
Chall Enge2
1
China Alooffool 
2
China Paradise 
3
China Kty 
4
China Wind 
5
China loktar 
A44th 2017 HGC Phase 2 Eastern Clash
Beyond The Game3
1
China st 
2
China Ego 
3
China moli 
4
China infinity 
5
China 365 
Y-
Soul Torturers
1Taiwan GoDDog 
2Taiwan Scroll 
3Taiwan CuCumber 
4Singapore Zeys 
5Singapore Mirr 
A99 - 10th 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
DeadlyKittens
1Philippines Enavir 
2Philippines Nsj 
3Philippines Stronger 
4South Korea jinwoo 
5South Korea confidence 
A99 - 10th 2017 Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship Mid-Season Brawl
1 Due to visa issues zZH from Super Perfect Team got replaced by sa from RPG.
2 Due to visa issues xuyu from Chall Enge got replaced by loktar from RPG.
3 Due to numerous visa issues, chinese team Beyond The Game attends with moli, 365 and infinity all from different chinese HGC teams, as their stand-ins.
4 Ballistix sponsors L5 for the event.
5 Typhex from RED Canids retired and got replaced by murizzz.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
October 26, 2017
1. MVP Black 2-0 4-0
2. Tempo Storm 2-1 4-3
3. Chall Enge 1-2 2-4
4. DeadlyKittens 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
October 27, 2017
1. Fnatic 2-0 4-1
2. Team Freedom 2-1 5-3
3. Beyond The Game 1-2 3-5
4. Dark Sided 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
October 28, 2017
1. Team Dignitas 2-0 4-1
2. Roll20 esports 2-1 4-3
3. Tempest 1-2 3-4
4. RED Canids 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
October 29, 2017
1. Ballistix 2-0 4-0
2. Team expert 2-1 4-2
3. Super Perfect Team 1-2 2-4
4. Soul Torturers 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
MVP Black
2
Team Freedom
0
Team Dignitas
0
Team expert
2
Fnatic
2
Tempo Storm
1
Ballistix
2
Roll20 esports
1
Semifinals
MVP Black
3
Team expert
0
Fnatic
3
Ballistix
0
Finals


Peak viewers[edit]

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

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 191 037 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 69 093 viewers
  • English streams peak was 65 215 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 2 719 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 141 573 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 69 109 viewers

The total time watched was 2 639 923 hours The average concurrent viewership was 49 576 viewers

Additional Content[edit]

Previews[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Teams Spotlights[edit]

HGC Oracle[edit]

Distribution[edit]

  Europe North AmericaChinaSouth KoreaLatin AmericaTaiwanSoutheast Asia
Round of 16
3333111
Round of 8
332
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaChinaSouth KoreaLatin AmericaTaiwanSoutheast AsiaOceania
Round of 16
Sweden 1
Germany 1
United Kingdom 1
USA 3
China 3
South Korea 3
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Philippines 1
Australia 1
Round of 8
Sweden 1
Germany 1
United Kingdom 1
USA 3
South Korea 2
Round of 4
Sweden 1
Germany 1
South Korea 2
Finals
Sweden 1
South Korea 1
Champion
South Korea 1

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017.08.11.). "HGC Grand Finals 2017 detailed stats". esc.watch.