The 2015 HWC series of tournaments will culminate into the Heroes of the Storm World Championship. Blizzard has added Heroes of the Storm into the BlizzCon tournament line-up. Heroes of the Storm will be featured in BlizzCon along with Starcraft II, World of Warcraft and Hearthstone.
HWC 2015 will feature a $ 500,000 pool of cash and prizes, which will certainly pique the interest of the world’s top teams. The tournament will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, with the top team taking home a prize of approximately $200,000.
Heroes of the Storm World Championship 2015 | Facts:
- Date: 10/28/ – 11/07/2015
- Start Time:
- Location: Anaheim, USA
- Prize Pool: $ 500,000
- 8 Teams
- Format: Group Stage: Dual Tournament
Playoffs: Single Elimination
- Betting Odds for all matches available
HotS WC 2015 – Schedule | Starting Times
The detailed schedule of the Heroes of the Storm World Championship 2015 Finals at Blizzcon is not available at the moment. Take a look at the 2015 BlizzCon eSports schedule.
Schedule opening weekend (Group Stage):
Dates: 10/28/2015 – 10/31/2015
Start Time: PDT: 1:30 pm / EDT: 4:30 pm / CET: 21:30
Matches Played: Group Stage Play (2 dual-tournament groups)
No teams will be eliminated at the Group Stage (Opening Week).
Schedule Finals at BlizzCon (Playoffs):
Dates: 11/06/2015 – 11/07/2015
Matches Played: Group Play / Finals
Friday 11/06/2015: Group Play
Start Time: PDT: 05:00 pm / EDT: 08:00 pm / CET: 01:00 (next Day)
Saturday 11/07/2015: Semifinals and Grand Finals
Start Time: PDT: 10:45 am / EDT: 01:45 pm / CET: 18:45
HotS WC 2015 – Teams
The Heroes of the Storm (HOTS) World Championship will feature the champion teams from these five regions.
- 1 slot from the Korean Championship
- 2 slots from the European Championship
Natus Vincere | Team Dignitas
- 2 slots from the American Championship
Tempo Storm | Cloud9
- 2 slots from the China Championship
Team YL | eStar Gaming
- 1 slots from the Taiwan Championship
More Information on HOTS-HWC 2015 betting will be available soon. It is expected that most of the major esports betting sites will offer odds and bets. For more general info about HOTS betting click here.
You can watch how the tournament unfolds via their Twitch HOTS live-stream