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:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Beijing
Format:
Group Stage:
Round-Robin
Playoffs:
Double Elimination
Prize pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2016-11-26
End Date:
2016-12-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
 
 
 
 
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
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 12 and December 4, 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 4-3-0 11-3
2. MVP Black 5-1-1 11-3
3. MVP Miracle 3-3-1 9-5
4. ZeroPanda 3-1-3 7-7
5. Team Dignitas 1-4-2 6-8
6. Super Perfect Team 1-4-2 6-8
7. eStar Gaming 0-4-3 4-10
8. 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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