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Heroes of the Dorm began and the Western Clash returns to Katowice

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Overwatch: Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of the Dorm started on 15 February, and playoffs will run until bracket play begins on 18 March

Blizzard's esports competition, Heroes of the Dorm, started this week with qualifications for the bracket play. 

The event schedule looks like this:

Heroes of the Storm:

  • Heroes Global Championship KR Friday – Sunday at 3 a.m. CST, EU at 11 a.m. CST, NA at 4 p.m. CST, streamed to BlizzHeroes on Twitch.
  • Heroes of the Dorm Group Stage Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. CST, streamed to Heroes Esports on Facebook Live.

Heroes of the Dorm started streaming the stage games on the Facebook live platform, but the stream was plagued with tech issues. However, they have time to iron out the kinks before the bracket play starts on 18 March.

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Overwatch:

Redditers voiced their concerns for the Overwatch's main subreddit and the prevalence of POTG posts instead of quality content, as well as demanded a change in moderation.

 

Hearthstone:

A recent update made to two cards in Hearthstone may affect the competitive play a bit.

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Star Craft:

  • GSL Code S Season 1 Friday 10 p.m. CST Groups, Wednesday 3:30 a.m. CST Round of 8, streamed to GSL on Twitch.

The group stage for Global StarCraft II League Season 1 Code: S is almost over, and qualifiers for Katowice start in a few weeks.

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