DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix at DreamHack Atlanta
Following up on last year’s success, DreamHack is excited to announce that the DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix circuit will continue in 2017, and will be featured at all North American festivals, including DreamHack Atlanta 21 – 23rd Jul.
Hearthstone has gathered over 50 million players since launching in 2014, and DreamHack was among the first major third-party organizers to host live tournaments for the game. 2016 was a big year, with more than 800 players competing in the DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix circuit, and over $100,000 USD prize money up for grabs. The circuit garnered over 7 million live views online, and has become one of the most prestigious tournaments for competitive Hearthstone players to win.
In 2017, DreamHack will continue to expand the DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix circuit, hosting tournaments at more events than ever. The DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix will be featured at seven DreamHack events — each stop hosting a major open Swiss tournament for everyone willing to compete, before the 16 top players move onto a single-elimination stage. There will be a minimum of 200 competitor slots per tournament, each with a total prize pool of $25,000. As if that wasn’t enough, each stop will also feature side events with special prizes and a $1,500 prize pool at stake for players who don’t make it through the grueling Swiss stages of the main tournament.
In total, $185,500 will be awarded to competitive Hearthstone players at DreamHack events throughout the year!
Signups are open
Either enter using the form below, or by clicking this link.
How to Participate
In order to be confirmed for Grand Prix you are required to submit your order number of your ticket purchase. Grab your ticket here!
All tickets will allow you to enter the tournament, please note that all tournament matches must be played in the dedicated Grand Prix area!
DreamHack Hearthstone Grand Prix Main Event Format
Tournament format: Open Swiss with top 16 moving on to a single-elimination stage
Match format: Last Hero Standing BO5 with 1 ban
Competitor slots: 200+
Platform: Bring your own device (wired connection)
Prize Pool: $25,000 USD total for the main event, and $1,500 USD for the side event
Prize Pool distribution (Main Event)
1st – $7,500
2nd – $3,500
3rd/4th – $2,050
5th-8th – $1,125
9th-16th – $675
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