The opening weekend of the Hearthstone World Championship is officially in the books, and it did not disappoint! 128 of the most skillful duelists in the Americas and Europe regions grabbed a seat by the hearth with the aim of claiming one of the 14 spots remaining in the second phase of the World Championship Qualifier Tournaments. Below are the HearthStone World Championship Top 16 Players:

North America

  • hyped
  • Firebato
  • Chakki
  • ThatsAdmirable
  • tidesoftime
  • StrifeCro
  • Tarei
  • DeathstarV3
  • Kuhaku
  • StUnNeR
  • Deerjason
  • Staz
  • JAB
  • Chalk
  • Twisted
  • DTwo


  • Neirea
  • Kolento
  • Kaor
  • Thefishou
  • Greensheep
  • Reynad
  • NumberGuy
  • TheFallen
  • Matthew
  • Frezzar
  • MrYagut
  • Lowelo
  • Max
  • ThijsNL
  • Cupcake
  • Lifecoach

What comes next? Why, a date with Hearthstone destiny at either the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City or the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden. There, players will duel for four coveted spots that lead directly to BlizzCon, where eight players and a prize pool of $250,000 await.

We’ve constructed an easy-to-read map explaining the entirety of the Road to BlizzCon. Keep informed as we draw closer to the conclusion of the Hearthstone World Championship!