Hearthstone Championship Tour Set For Bangkok – With $15000 To Vye For!
The Heartstone Championship Tour (HTC) will be making their first stop in Southeast Asia this year in Bangkok, with a total prize pool of $15,000.
Heartstone Championship Tour Bangkok 2018
HTC Bangkok 2018 will take place on March 16 which will last until the 18th of March 2018. The tournament will be made open to global players at the Pantip Esports Arena in Pantip Plaza, in the Pratunam district of Bangkok. It will have a 256-player bracket in which players will have to sign up online for before showing up to compete in-person.
For those who successfully register for the tournament, they must cover their own travel expenses. Despite that, there will be limited free accommodation for all attending international players who have earned 5 or more HCT points in 2017’s competitive year which is based on a first-come-first served basis.
Here are the tournament’s schedule;
- March 16: Round of 256, 10.00AM (GMT+8) – This day is open to participants only and no broadcast for the preliminary day
- March 17: Round of 64, 1.00PM (GMT+8) – Open to the public and will be held in Pantip Plaza Pratunam. Live multilanguage broadcast available on Twitch
- March 18: Round of 8 and Grand Finals, 1.00PM to 9.00PM (GMT+8) – Open to the public and will be held in Pantip Plaza Pratunam. Live multilanguage broadcast available on Twitch
For registration, registration date has already begun and will last until Feb 12, 6.00PM GMT+8. If you are a player not from Thailand, you can register by going to the link right here. For Thailand players, you can do so here.
As for the tournament format, all matches will be Double Elimination, best-of-five in Conquest format with one ban. Each players are allowed to bring four decks. For the full ruleset for HCT Tour Stop:Bangkok, you can check it out by clicking right here.
Pokdepinion: Avid players of the game should really test out their skills in the tournament. Who knows, you might just win some of that $15,000 prize pool!