The Hearthstone esports year continues with the second Masters Tour event taking place online in "Orgrimmar". Over 400 players from all regions will compete for their share of the glory, $250,000 prize pool, and the prospect of getting an invitation to Hearthstone Grandmasters. You can find everything you need to know below.
The Masters Tour format from last year has mostly stayed intact, apart from the top 8 portion becoming top 16.
- All games are played as Best-of-5 Conquest.
- 4 decks with 1 ban.
- A total of 9 Swiss rounds, with Top 16 advancing to single elimination.
- Day 1: 5 rounds of Swiss, players with 3 or more wins advancing to day 2.
- Day 2: The remaining 4 rounds of Swiss and the first round of the top 16 single elimination bracket.
- Day 3: Top 8 single elimination bracket.
All Grandmasters have been invited to the event but we have their images up on our weekly posts, so it's time for others to have the limelight! The full list of invited players can be found here.
In case your timezone isn't listed below, check out the sidebar on the official tournament site. It should display the schedule in your local time.
This tournament will be streamed on the Hearthstone Esports Youtube channel, as accustomed. Don't forget that Youtube Drops have arrived to Masters Tour events, so you should be watching at least 4 hours while logged in!