Nvidia has announced that they will be hosting an official Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Pro/Am international tournament which also has free registration, a $25,000 prize pool, and Nvidia Shield Tablets up for grabs. If you play Hearthstone on a regular basis, and think you have what it takes, then read on to find out all the details about this Hearthstone tournament.
Update: March 2nd, 2015 10:17am PST: We just received word that this tournament is open to all compatible platforms that the game is on. In other words, if you want to compete in this tournament using your Android phone, tablet or whatever else, you certainly can do so. Good luck!
The Nvidia Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Pro/Am international tournament will have both Pro and amateur Hearthstone players competing online for their share of the $25K prize pool. Also, all Pro players and the 16 amatuer players who make it into the brackets will receive a Nvidia Shield Tablet. All of the premier matches will be streamed onto TwitchTV as well everything Thursday night starting at 8AM PST and lasting until 12PM PST.
Registration is currently open starting today and will remain open until March 19th, 2015. Play will begin March 26th, 2015 and will run till May14th, 2015. The finals will then begin on May 16th, 2015 where the top 16 professional players face off against the top 16 amateur players in a best of 5, single elimination bracket playoff. For those of you interested in registering, you can do so through the official tournament website. We will be covering the entire event as well, good luck!
Side note: We are waiting for confirmation that mobile players can compete. We are pretty sure they can but we want to get confirmation anyways. We will post an update once we get said confirmation.