Watch the Hearthstone Wild Open!

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    Watch the Hearthstone Wild Open!

    Eight of the world’s top Wild players – two from each region – have emerged from the online qualifiers to compete in the first ever Hearthstone Wild Open.   Tune in July 1 and 2 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT each day to catch the action.  All sets are welcome in the Wild Open, which means surprises and the unexpected will surely abound.

    Meet the Players

    Europe

    • Alberto “Alb987” Reano 
    • Albert “Bertík” Kačírek 

    Americas

    • Jesse “Control” Chrysler 
    • Albert “MeknugetZz” Bazinet 

    Asia Pacific

    • Masakazu “masnic” Ishikawa 
    • Young-Hun “Noriggoon” Kim 

    China

    • Xinyu “SHRoyalBaiZe” Wang
    • Yuchen LVGE Zheng

    Wild Tournament Bracket

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    Casters

    Play-by-play analysis will be led by  Dan ‘Frodan’ Chou, who will be joined by the talented Brian Kibler, Simon ‘Sottle’ Welch, and Alex ‘Raven’ Baguley.

    Format

    Players will compete in a single elimination best-of-five Conquest format with one ban.

    Schedule

    All the action will play out live July 1 and 2. Broadcast times for the Hearthstone Wild Open are as follows:

    Quarterfinals: July 1 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT
    Semifinals and Finals: July 2 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT

    All broadcasts will be held on the official Hearthstone Twitch channel.

    Prize Pool

    The $25,000 Hearthstone Wild prize pool will be divided as follows:

    Placement

    Prize (USD)

    1st

    $8,000

    2nd

    $5,000

    3rd & 4th

    $3,000

    5th to 8th

    $1,500

    Total

    $25,000

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