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  Hearthstone Grandmasters Season 1 Playoffs this weekend – Global Finals at Blizzcon in November!
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The first season of Hearthstone Grandmasters comes to a thrilling conclusion this weekend! The winner of each region will walk away with an additional $2,000 in seasonal earnings and will earn one of eight spots at the Hearthstone Global Finals at BlizzCon 2019 this November.

Grandmaster Season 1 EU Playoff Contenders:

The start times for each region – and their initial Group matchups – are included below. For more details about matchups, decklists, and real-time match results, please visit the Hearthstone Grandmasters schedule. All the matches can be watched exclusively on Twitch at: https://www.twitch.tv/playhearthstone. 

Hearthstone Grandmasters Season One, Group A Matches – Friday, July 12

  • Europe – 6 p.m. CEST
    • Bunnyhoppor vs. Seiko

Hearthstone Grandmasters Season One, Group B Matches – Saturday, July 13

  • Europe – 6 p.m. CEST
    • Kolento vs. Orange

Hearthstone Grandmasters Season One, Semifinals & Finals – Sunday, July 14

  • Europe – 6 p.m. CEST
    • Semifinals & Final

Global Finals at Blizzcon

BlizzCon 2019 is the destination for the inaugural Hearthstone Global Finals. Eight players will duke it out for their share of the $500,000 prize pool, the trophy, and the title of Hearthstone World Champion!

One Grandmaster per season from each region will qualify for the Global Finals, meaning three Grandmasters will qualify through the Season 1 Playoffs, with three more qualifying through the Season 2 Playoffs.

Twitch Drops Return

To celebrate the Grandmasters Season 1 Playoffs,  Twitch Drops return. Fans that have linked their Twitch.tv and Blizzard Battle.net accounts will earn Rise of Shadows packs again by watching three hours of broadcast.

  • Time accrual drops: Two Rise of Shadows Card Packs
  • Random drops: 1,500 Classic card packs per hour of broadcast

Eligible channels:

For more details about Hearthstone Grandmasters, and to keep up with all of the latest Hearthstone Esports news and content, visit the Hearthstone Esports website, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube