PGL Spring Champions of the Storm

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Heroes of the Storm—Blizzard Entertainment’s new team brawler—will be one of the major titles featured at DreamHack Bucharest 2015 (April 24-26), where four of the best European teams will compete in the PGL Spring Champions of the Storm tournament for a lion’s share of a 10,000 euros prize pool.

Eight top European teams were invited to participate in the online qualifier phase, and after two days of intense matches, Fnatic, Gamers2, SK Gaming and Team Liquid emerged as the four contenders that managed secure a spot in the LAN playoff.

Thomas “Khaldor” Kilian will team up with Christopher “Tetcher” Ivermee for the official English broadcast to take viewers all over the world through all the action, picks and bans and overall team strategies.

About the tournament

Dates and venue: April 25 – 26 / Polyvalent Hall / Bucharest / Romania

Casters:

  • Thomas “Khaldor” Kilian
  • Christopher “Tetcher” Ivermee

Attending teams:

  • Fnatic
  • Gamers2
  • Liquid Heroes
  • SK Gaming

Format: 5v5 / Double-elimination, Best of 5

Prize pool: 10,000 euros

Prize pool distribution:

  • 1st place: 5,000 euros

  • 2nd place: 2,500 euros

  • 3rd place: 1,500 euros

  • 4th place: 1,000 euros

English Stream – PGL – Twitch

Schedule (all times are EEST / GMT + 3):

April 25 April 26
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Gamers2 vs SK Gaming - Best of 5
11:00
13:30
PGL Heroes of the Storm
3rd place decider
11:00
13:30
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Fnatic vs Team Liquid - Best of 5
13:30
16:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Grand Final - PGL Stage
14:30
17:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Winner Bracket Final
16:30
19:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
4th place decider
19:00
21:30

April 25

  • Gamers2 vs SK Gaming - Best of 5
    11:00 - 13:30
  • Fnatic vs Team Liquid - Best of 5
    13:30 - 16:00
  • Winner Bracket Final
    16:30 - 19:00
  • 4th place decider
    19:00 - 21:30

April 26

  • 3rd place decider
    11:00 - 13:30
  • Grand Final - PGL Stage
    14:30 - 17:00
April 25 April 26
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Gamers2 vs SK Gaming - Best of 5
11:00
13:30
PGL Heroes of the Storm
3rd place decider
11:00
13:30
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Fnatic vs Team Liquid - Best of 5
13:30
16:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Grand Final - PGL Stage
14:30
17:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
Winner Bracket Final
16:30
19:00
PGL Heroes of the Storm
4th place decider
19:00
21:30

April 25

  • Gamers2 vs SK Gaming - Best of 5
    11:00 - 13:30
  • Fnatic vs Team Liquid - Best of 5
    13:30 - 16:00
  • Winner Bracket Final
    16:30 - 19:00
  • 4th place decider
    19:00 - 21:30

April 26

  • 3rd place decider
    11:00 - 13:30
  • Grand Final - PGL Stage
    14:30 - 17:00

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