A Leeroy-like charge down the home stretch to the finals for the UK Hearthstone Premiership Spring Season is beginning! There’s no reason to be Mysterious about it, or act like some kind of Cipher. It’s obvious how amazing a live finals at MCM Comic Con is going to be! Some kind of BoarControl device might be required to manage the hype.
All joking aside, weeks of battle have led to this moment. Blizzard’s Hearthstone has had it’s way with the best and brightest of the UK. Only four players remain - and they’ll all be heading to Comic Con next week to fight it out for the final prize. By the 29th of May, there will only be one.
Alongside the competition, ESL will be bringing the noise with a host of great content - exhibitions from Fnatic Gaming, SCAN Computers and many other leading organisations in the UK eSports scene today. There’ll be cosplayers and showmatches on Fireside Friday, and over Tournament Saturday and Championship Sunday some of the best Hearthstone action the UK has seen to date.
You can catch all the Fireside Friday fun from midday on our domestic stream and all of the tournament action on ESL’s global Hearthstone stream. Need a refresher on the UK Premiership so far? Head over the to the website to get the latest on results and standings, as well as more info on our finalists.
To top it all - Blizzard’s highly anticipated latest offering, Overwatch, will be available on twenty-four free-to-play stations for the first time at at a public event in the UK. Overwatch is the brand-new team-based shooter set to the take the esports world by storm - choosing from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers and oddities players engage their enemies in iconic locations from around the globe is a fast-paced shooter.
With all that to look forward to, not to mention the rest of Comic-Con itself, what are you waiting for.
If you want to catch all the action live from MCM Comic Con London, you can get tickets here.
- 1:00pm BST: Tabitha Lyons - Showmatch
- 2:30pm BST: Spike Laurie (ESL) vs. Rob Crossley (GameSpot)
- 4:00pm BST: King of the Casters mini-tournament
- 12:00pm BST: Semi-Final #1 - HelloLeeroy vs. Cipher
- 2:00pm BST: Semi-Final #2 - BoarControl vs. Mysterious
- 4:00pm BST: Losers Bracket 2A
- 11:00am BST: Winners Bracket Final
- 1:00pm BST: Losers Bracket 2B
- 3:00pm BST: Grand Final
We hope to see you around in London or enjoying the action live on the stream!