Hearthstone Winter Championship: It’s time to honor the Winter Champions!

Hearthstone LogoIt’s almost an end to the glorious winter season of Hearthstone Championship Tour and it’s time to honor the Winter Champions. Fans can be rest assured of a fun filled March, all thanks to exciting matches scheduled on three weekends in a row! The Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe Winter Championships will take place at the Raleigh Studios, Hollywood in California.

What’s in the offing this March?

  • The eight eligible, regional pros who qualify in their respective regional Prelims will come down to Hollywood and clash with their opponents to gain the region’s coveted title of Winter Champion.
  • The coveted title gets as good as it sounds-the victorious champions will guarantee their spot at the Hearthstone World Championship that is going to entertain the world this year.
  • It’s not just the title or Hearthstone World Championship spot, the winners get an opportunity to have a sizeable share of $100,000 USD prize pool from the each Championship.

Fireside Gatherings

This winter game season gives an amazing opportunity for all the Innkeepers to stage a Fireside Gathering viewing party. Even those that are not Innkeepers can still have all the fun at the official Fireside Gatherings website and know more about the nearest event and best way to host a viewing party.

Hearthstone Icon Button Game Facts


  • In every Championship, there will be two groups of four players.
  • The two groups will duel in a double-elimination group
  • The format used for double-elimination will be the Conquest match format with a ban
  • The next round will have top two pros who will clash in a single-elimination round
  • The winner will be crowned as the Winter Champion along with a prize pool of $25,000 USD for the first prize.
  • The winners will also have a guaranteed spot in the Hearthstone World Championship

Hearthstone Icon Button The Players

The Americas:

  • AlSkyHigh
  • Amnesiac
  • Chakki
  • Chessdude123
  • Fibonacci*( replaced by Nostam)
  • Snail
  • Talion
  • Wtybill


  • TBD


  • BunnyHopper
  • Cereza
  • Diggen
  • DrHippi
  • Naiman
  • Nicslay
  • Pokrovac
  • Tars

Hearthstone Icon Button Schedule

Americas Winter Championship

  • Date:03-11-2016 to 03-13-2016
  • Time: 19:00 CET

Team of Casters

  • Dan ”Frodan” Chou
  • Robert “Whirthun” Wing
  • TJ “Azumo” Sanders
  • Janne “Savjz” Mikkonen
  • Cora “Songbird” Georgiou
  • Andrey “Reynad” Yanyuk
  • Simon ”Sottle” Welch

Asia-Pacific Winter Championship

  • Date:03-25-2016 to 03-27-2016
  • Time: 6:00 CET

Team of Casters


Europe Winter Championship

  • Date:03-18-2016 to 03-20-2016
  • Time: 14:00 CET

Team of Casters

  • Dan ”Frodan” Chou
  • Robert “Whirthun” Wing
  • Janne “Savjz” Mikkonen
  • Alexander “Raven” Baguley
  • Marcin “Gnimsh” Filipowicz
  • Simon”Sottle” Welch
  • Brian Kibler

Hearthstone Icon Button Venue

  • Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, California

The official Hearthstone Twitch Channel will telecast all the exciting action of the season. To not miss out on any important part of the season fans can tweet at @PlayHearthstone with the #HCT hashtag.

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