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Hearthstone Global Finals Announced For BlizzCon 2019

July 7, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Hearthstone Grandmasters

The inaugural Hearthstone Global Finals have a location, namely this year’s BlizzCon. Blizzard announced on Sunday that the Global Finals will take place at BlizzCon 2019, which runs November 1st and 2nd in Los Angeles.

The Global Finals will see the eight best players of the game do battle for their share of a $500,000 prize pool, the trophy, and the title of Hearthstone World Champion. The announcement noted that one Grandmaster per season from each region will qualify for the Global Finals. This means that three Grandmasters will qualify through the Season 1 Playoffs, thee more in the season two playoffs, and the final two players qualifying through China’s Gold Open Series Playoffs, which will take place on July 20 and October 6.

The Season 1 Playoffs take place this coming weekend starting on Friday on the Hearthstone Twitch channel. More information about Season 2, BlizzCon 2019 and the Hearthstone Global Finals will be shared in the coming months.

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