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$25,000 on the line at DreamHack Hearthstone Championship

Today we are pleased to announce the long awaited Hearthstone tournament which we will partnering up with Razer to host at DreamHack Winter 2014! Hearthstone has exploded in 2014 and since hosting the DreamHack Viagame Hearthstone Championship at DreamHack Summer, and hosting the European #RoadToBlizzCon at DreamHack Stockholm, we are excited to announce our 3rd major undertaking with Hearthstone at DreamHack Winter!

DreamHack Winter 2014 will feature an invitational including 32 of the World’s best Hearthstone players competing for $25,000 over November 27-29th! Twenty-four of these competitors will be directly invited to the tournament based on prior results, and we are excited to announce that previous DreamHack champions, Gaara, Thalai and RDU will be in attendance! They will also be joined by the DreamHack Masters Bucharest 2014 Champion, so be sure to tune in this weekend to follow along! As well recent SeatStory Cup champion Savjz and Viagame House Cup champion Kolento will be coming to compete! More invites will be announced in the coming days so make sure to follow @DreamHack on twitter to get the latest invites!

The remaining 8 slots will be awarded to competitors earning their slots through an online qualifier! More details will be released very shortly regarding the online qualifier, including signups and a full ruleset, the qualifier will take place on November 9th.

The 32 competitors will be dived into four groups of eight, and each group of 8 will compete on November 27th and 28th in a double elimination bracket with the top 2 players advancing to the playoffs. On November 29th the top 2 players from each group; for a total of 8 will compete in single elimination playoffs, with the winner taking home the grand prize of $10,000!

The entire tournament will be streamed on Viagame.com so make sure to mark your calendars for November 27-29th to catch all the action!

Prize Pool

Total – $25,000
1st – $10,000
2nd – $5,000
3rd/4th – $2,500
5-8th – $1,250


1. Meet Your Makers RDU (DreamHack Viagame Hearthstone Champion)
2. Team Liquid Amaz (DreamHack Viagame Hearthstone Runner-up)
3. Tempo Storm Gaara (DreamHack Bucharest NESCafe 3in1 Hearthstone Champion)
4. Thalai (DreamHack Valencia Hearthstone Champion)
5. TBD (DreamHack Masters Bucharest 2014 Winner)
6. Team Liquid Savjz (SeatStory Cup II Champion)
7. Cloud9 Kolento (Viagame House Cup Champion)
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Quick Facts

Tournament: DreamHack Hearthstone Championship
Sponsors: Razer
Competitors: 32 (24 invites, 8 from online qualifier)
Dates: November 27-29th (Online qualifier November 9th)
Online Qualifier: Signups TBA
Location: DreamHack Winter 2014, Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden
Schedule: TBA
Livestream: Viagame
Format: 32 players compete in 8 player double elimination brackets, top 2 from each bracket (8) compete in single elimination playoffs on November 29th
Deck Rules: TBA

If you see yourself worthy of an invite please send an email to Hearthstone@DreamHack.se! Please note for consideration you should have extremely notable LAN results.

More information regarding the DreamHack Winter Hearthstone Championship will be released in the coming weeks regarding details for participating in the qualifiers, the remaining invites, the broadcast talent, full event format and full event schedule so be sure to stay tuned to both @DreamHack on twitter and DreamHack.se! As well be sure to follow @TeamRazer on twitter and check out Razerzone.com!

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