How to Watch Hearthstone: Global Games and Wild Open Playoffs
This weekend has a lot to offer for tournament viewing if you're a Hearthstone fan.
Summer is here, and that means things are heating up, both in terms of the weather and the gaming events out there. Hearthstone is a central part of the tournament circuit to watch for, and for hardcore players there's a lot to look forward to coming up this weekend, namely with the Hearthstone Spring Championship. If you're ready to hang out at home, sip on some cold beverages, and bask in the air conditioning, here's how and where you can watch the upcoming Hearthstone-focused competitive events online.
How and When To Watch Hearthstone: Spring Championships
The Hearthstone Spring Championships are taking place this weekend, beginning on Friday, July 8 in Shanghai, China. There are 16 players competing to become to best in the world during the tournament, including Yvehenni "Neirea" Shumilin and XHope, who are coming from the Winter Championship alongside other combatants looking to prove their work. You can watch via the official Hearthstone page, which features the streaming schedule, with the times as follows:
July 7 at 10:00 a.m. China Standard Time (July 6 at 7:00 p.m. PDT) – Group Stages
July 8 at 10:00 a.m. China Standard Time (July 7 at 7:00 p.m. PDT) – Group Stages
July 9 at 10:00 a.m. China Standard Time (July 8 at 7:00 p.m. PDT) – Playoffs & Finals
You've got an entire weekend of tournament scheduling to look forward to as you wind down from all the festivities surrounding Independence Day (if you're American, after all) or the entire waiting for Americans to get back to work so there's something to write about in terms of games and whatnot. Light the summer on fire by checking out some hot Hearthstone championship play.