2016 Hearthstone World Championship

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[e][h]2016 Hearthstone World Championship
League Information
Series:
Hearthstone World Championships HWC
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Anaheim
Prize pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2016-10-26
End Date:
2016-11-05
Number of Players:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

2016 Hearthstone World Championship is the Global Finals of 2016 HWC series tournaments. 16 players will compete, qualifying throughout 2016 at each regional championship. Matches are played at Anaheim, California at BlizzCon 2016 on October 26 to November 5th.

Information[edit]

Location[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

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

Format[edit]

  • General: Best of 7 "Conquest" format
  • Group Stage: Dual Tournament
    • Top 2 from each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Participants[edit]

Europe Championship (4)
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
Kazakhstan Naiman
G2 EsportsG2 Esports
Netherlands ThijsNL
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
Ukraine DrHippi
MilleniumMillenium
Russia Pavel
Americas Championship (4)
NRG eSportsNRG eSports
United States Amnesiac
Escape GamingEscape Gaming
Canada Cydonia
United States HotMEOWTH
United States Bbgungun
China Championship (4)
Team CelestialTeam Celestial
China Breath
eStar GamingeStar Gaming
China JasonZhou
China OmegaZero
Team CelestialTeam Celestial
China Hamster
Asia-Pacific Championship (4)
Cloud9Cloud9
South Korea DDaHyoNi
South Korea handsomeguy
Hong Kong Yulsic
South Korea Che0nsu

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. China Jasonzhou 2-0 8-6
2. Canada Cydonia 2-1 11-5
3. South Korea handsomeguy 1-2 5-11
4. Netherlands ThijsNL 0-2 6-8

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. South Korea Che0nsu 2-0 8-4
2. China Hamster 2-1 10-7
3. United States Bbgungun 1-2 6-11
4. Kazakhstan Naiman 0-2 6-8

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. United States Amnesiac 2-0 8-3
2. Ukraine DrHippi 2-1 9-9
3. Hong Kong Yulsic 1-2 8-11
4. China Breath 0-2 6-8

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. United States HotMEOWTH 2-0 8-4
2. Russia Pavel 2-1 9-7
3. China OmegaZero 1-2 10-9
4. South Korea DDaHyoNi 0-2 1-8

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 China Jasonzhou
4
Jasonzhou
Hamster
November 4, 2016 - 12:00 PDT
Warrior
Druid
Shaman
Paladin
Warlock
Warrior
Druid
Warrior
Warrior
Paladin
Warrior
Warrior
 China Hamster
2
 USA Amnesiac
3
Amnesiac
Pavel
November 4, 2016 - 13:30 PDT
Hunter
Rogue
Mage
Mage
Warlock
Rogue
Druid
Warrior
Druid
Druid
Druid
Mage
Druid
Rogue
 Russia Pavel
4
 South Korea Che0nsu
4
Che0nsu
Cydonia
November 4, 2016 - 17:15 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Warlock
Mage
Mage
Hunter
Druid
Hunter
Warrior
Hunter
 Canada Cydonia
1
 USA HotMEOWTH
0
HotMEOWTH
DrHippi
November 4, 2016 - 18:30 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
Warrior
Shaman
Warrior
Warlock
 Ukraine DrHippi
4
Semifinals
 China Jasonzhou
2
Jasonzhou
Pavel
November 5, 2016 - 10:30 PDT
Warlock
Rogue
Warrior
Druid
Druid
Mage
Warrior
Mage
Rogue
Rogue
Rogue
Warrior
 Russia Pavel
4
 South Korea Che0nsu
2
Che0nsu
DrHippi
November 5, 2016 - 12:00 PDT
Druid
Mage
Shaman
Druid
Shaman
Mage
Warrior
Warlock
Warrior
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
 Ukraine DrHippi
4
Finals
 Russia Pavel
4
Pavel
DrHippi
November 5, 2016 - 13:30 PDT
Warrior
Warrior
Mage
Warlock
Druid
Druid
Warrior
Druid
Rogue
Warlock
Rogue
Druid
 Ukraine DrHippi
2


Distribution[edit]

  Americas EuropeChinaAsia-Pacific
Groupstage
4444
Quarterfinals
3221
Semifinals
211
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas EuropeChinaAsia-Pacific
Groupstage
United States 3
Canada 1
Netherlands 1
Russia 1
Ukraine 1
Kazakhstan 1
China 4
Hong Kong 1
South Korea 3
Quarterfinals
United States 2
Canada 1
Russia 1
Ukraine 1
China 2
South Korea 1
Semifinals
Russia 1
Ukraine 1
China 1
South Korea 1
Finals
Russia 1
Ukraine 1
Champion
Russia 1

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Recaps[edit]

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