Open for registration

  • Prize pool $14,000.00
  • Starting date Jan 23, 2017
  • Format 5v5

The Open Division is the amateur portion of Blizzard's pioneering Heroes of the Storm Global Championship, run in partnership with GosuGamers. It represents a path to the big league for aspiring pros, talented amateurs and the like, with the stars of tomorrow vying for a place in the spotlight.

Stages, Groups

Cup 1
Open for registration
  • Starts Jan 23, 2017, 6:00 PM PST
  • Format 5v5
  • Server(s) NA

1 Register

Starts Jan 16, 2017, 6:00 PM PST
Ends Jan 21, 2017, 6:00 PM PST

2 Check in

Starts Jan 23, 2017, 4:00 PM PST
Ends Jan 23, 2017, 6:00 PM PST
Check in starts in

3 Play

Tournament Starts Jan 23, 2017, 6:00 PM PST
First match in
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Streams will be available soon

Tournament News, Features, Analysis

Artanis banned in NA Open division cup #1 until bug is fixed

The Artanis bug that allows players to use Phase Prism from max range and pull an enemy hero without causing Artanis to move in return is easy to do and game changing. Until it is fixed, teams competing in the NA Open Division will be unable to draft Artanis in any game.

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