Heroes of the Storm Summer Season

Heroes of the Storm Summer Season Details Released

While we’re all excited for the Heroes of the Storm Spring Championship, which begins on March 31, the announcement has just been made for the summer season.

Heroes of the Storm Summer Season

This year, the Heroes of the Storm Summer Global Championship will take place in Jönköping, Sweden, during DreamHack Summer from June 18-21. The top 12 teams from around the world will compete at the event for a $500,000 prize pool.

However, if that wasn’t enough of an incentive, an additional $100,000 has been added to the European and North American prize pools. The winners of four regional events from North America and Europe will earn a spot at the Summer Global Championship, along with top teams from China, Korea, Australia/New Zealand, Latin American, Taiwan and South East Asia. The total prize pool for the season is set at $1.2 million.

Below you can find the schedules for each region:

China – Gold League

  • Dates: April 14 – May 14
  • Playoff Dates: TBD
  • Location: Shanghai
  • Partner: NetEase / NeoTV
  • Prize Pool: $112,000 USD

Europe – Summer Regional 1

  • Dates: April 22-24
  • Location: ESL UK Studio One (Leicester, UK)
  • Partner: ESL
  • Prize Pool: $100,000 USD

Korea – Super League

  • Dates: April –  June
  • Playoff Dates: TBD
  • Location: Seoul
  • Partner: OGN
  • Prize Pool: $170,000 USD

North America – Summer Regional 1

  • Dates: May 6-7
  • Location: DreamHack Austin (Austin, TX)
  • Partner: DreamHack
  • Prize Pool: $100,000 USD

Europe – Summer Regional 2

  • Dates: May 13-14
  • Location: DreamHack Tours (Tours, France)
  • Partner: DreamHack
  • Prize Pool: $100,000 USD

Australia / New Zealand – Season 2 Regional

  • Dates: May 14
  • Location: Sydney
  • Partner: ESL
  • Prize Pool: $20,000 USD

Latin America– Copa America

  • Dates: May 28
  • Location: Brazil
  • Partner: VIU
  • Prize Pool: $18,500 USD

South East Asia – Summer Regional

  • Dates: May 28-29
  • Location: Online
  • Partner: Asiasoft
  • Prize Pool: $22,500 USD

Taiwan – Summer Regional

  • Dates: May 28-29
  • Location: Taipei
  • Partner: 4Gamers
  • Prize Pool: $60,000 USD

North America – Summer Regional 2

  • Dates: June 4-5
  • Location: ESL Studios (Burbank, CA)
  • Partner: ESL
  • Prize Pool: $100,000 USD

Source: Blizzard

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