MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015
The MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015 is the first Heroes of the Storm tournament to feature top teams from the five separate regions of the game. Taking place during PAX Prime in Seattle, eight teams will fight for a $50,000USD prize pool and the first Heroes global champion title.
= 50,000 USD is spread among the teams as seen below:
- Qualifiers: The MSI MGA 2015 Qualifiers will allow 8 teams to qualify to the Main Event in Seattle. The number of qualifying spots is as follow:
- Main Event: Single Elimination
- All matches are Bo3 except finals which is Bo5.
- Chobra (William Cho)
- Zoia (Jared Eggleston)
- 1 ArthasStroitHram changed name to Virtus.pro due to acquiring team.
- 2 Cloud9 Maelstrom changed name to Cloud9.
- 3 EDward Gaming was replaced by COGnitive Gaming due to visa issue.
- 4 eStar Gaming had to forfeit at the last moment due to visa issues.
- Masters Gaming Arena (2015-08-18). "COGnitive Gaming replaces EDG in the Grand Finals of MSI Masters Gaming Arena". Retrieved 2015-08-18.
- MSI (2015-08-28). "eStar Gaming could not make it to the finals due to visa issue". Retrieved 2015-08-28.