2016 Hearthstone Americas Winter Championship: March 11-13

Blizzard Entertainment prepares to make an important Hearthstone announcement during the tournament livestream. Speculation is the new expansion (few cards and features) might be revealed. If you love to watch eSports, continue reading.

The Hearthstone Championship Tour’s Winter Season will come to an epic conclusion in March with the crowning of the Winter Champions. Across three consecutive weekends, the Americas (March 11-13), Europe (March 18-20) and Asia-Pacific (March 24-26) Winter Championships will take place in Hollywood, California.

Each weekend, the eight qualifying players from their respective region’s Preliminary event will be flown in to battle it out and stake their claim as that region’s Winter Champion. The venue will be closed to a live audience – all of the action will be available on stream throughout the weekend.

The winners will earn a spot at this year’s Hearthstone World Championship, and earn a share of each Championship’s $100,000 prize pool. don’t miss the special Hearthstone announcement on March 11 at 10 a.m. PST!

Visit the FiresideGatherings.com website to search for BarCraft viewing parties to watch the livestream with other fellow Hearthstone players, and to play of course.

Hearthstone Americas Winter Championship


Tournament Livestream Schedule

Dates: March 11-13, 2016 at 10 a.m. PT each day
Stream: twitch.tv/playhearthstone

**Read further details at the official Hearthstone blog.


Tournament Participants

  • AlSkyHigh
  • Amnesiac
  • Chakki
  • Chessdude123
  • Nostam (replacing Fibonacci who is unable to attend)
  • Snail
  • Talion
  • Wtybill


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