Blizzard Esports – Registration For Heroes of The Dorm Is Now Open

Blizzard Esports – Registration For Heroes of The Dorm Is Now Open

Heroes of The Dorm returns once again for 2017 that will see young teams battling it out in the Nexus for over $500,000USD in college tuition and prizes.

The tournament is open to US residents only (never say never for a future ANZ spin on the HoTD formula). If you so happen to be living in the US or have a mate over there then now is the time to get that registration going! All the details are below.

REGISTRATION

OPEN JANUARY 25 – FEBRUARY 11, 2017
  • Start a new team or find an open spot on a roster at your school. Heroes of the Storm is free to play, so start practicing!
  • Full-time students at four-year colleges and universities in the United States and Canada are eligible—see complete rules for details.
  • Once your team has five eligible players, get ready to battle! Online qualifiers start February 15, 2017.

GROUP STAGES AND PLAYOFFS

FEBRUARY 15 – MARCH 8, 2017
  • All eligible teams play in a series of group-stage matches.
  • Top teams advance to a regional playoff tournament.
  • Climb to the top of your region for a spot in the 64-team bracket.
  • Select matches streamed on Facebook Live.

BRACKET PLAY

MARCH 18 – MARCH 26, 2017
  • The top 64 teams are seeded in a single-elimination bracket.
  • College esports fans around the world can cheer on their favorite teams while enjoying matches on Facebook Live.
  • Win epic prizes for predicting match outcomes in the Heroes of the Dorm Bracket Challenge. View brackets.

THE HEROIC FOUR

APRIL 8, 2017
  • The four surviving teams advance to the Heroic Four live event.
  • Streaming on Facebook Live, the Heroic Four features two semifinals and an epic championship clash.
  • Watch the action from home or join us in person for the thrilling conclusion and the crowning of the Heroes of the Dorm National Champion.
  • Your Bracket Challenge entry could be worth $10,000! Just pick the winner of every match and follow the results.

You can check out a detailed summary of the Tespa Tournament rules here.

A long-time gamer, Trent is a passionate advocate and writer on all things to do with ANZ esports. Before joining the WellPlayed family, Trent was involved in the Australian film industry as well as writing film compositions and ambient electronic music for various labels around the world. Btag: MysticPizza#11134 / Twitch: thatmysticpizza / Steam: http://steamcommunity.com/id/thatmysticpizza/