Heroes of the Storm Spring Global Championship schedule released

Written by: GameGulp Staff

Esports | Jan 24, 2016

Blizzard esports Global Championship 2016 Heroes of the Storm

Blizzard has recently announced the schedule for Heroes of the Storm Global Championship 2016. It's going to be a really high stakes tournament, because teams will battle it out in the Global Championship Circuit for a prize of more than $4 million.

Teams from different regions will be competing in seasonal format (Spring, Summer, Fall), with the Spring competitions already underway. The champions from Australia/New Zealand, China, Europe, Korea, Latin America, North America, Southeast Asia, and Taiwan, will compete for the gold this April 2016 at the Spring Global Championship.

Here's the detailed breakdown:


  • Dates: April 1-3

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea

  • Partner: OGN

  • Prize Pool: $500k USD

  • More information to be released soon

Australia/New Zealand - Season 1 Regional

  • Dates: January 30 - February 28 

  • Location: Preliminaries online; Finals live streamed from Sydney, Australia

  • Partner: ESL

  • Prize Pool: $20k USD

China - Gold League

Europe - Spring Regional

Korea - Super League

Latin America - Copa America

North America - Spring Regional

  • Dates: February 27-28 (Finals)

  • Location: Preliminaries online; Finals in Los Angeles, California

  • Partner: ESL

  • Prize Pool: $100k USD

South East Asia - Spring Regional

  • Dates: January 16-March 6

  • Location: Preliminaries online and offline;  SEA finals online, cast live from Singapore

  • Partner: AsiaSoft

  • Prize Pool: $22.5k USD*

  • For more information, visit http://esports.heroessea.com/en/index.html

Taiwan - Spring Regional 

  • Dates: February 18-March 13

  • Location: Preliminaries online; Finals in Taipei, Taiwan

  • Partner: 4Gamers

  • Prize Pool: $60k USD

  • For more information, visit http://tw.battle.net/heroes/zh/blog/ (Chinese)

*Regional prize pools may vary; USD values according to exchange rates; see regional websites for local prizing.

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