Phase 2 of the Heroes of the Storm Global Championship (HGC) is just around the corner, so it’s time to talk Clashes! Below you can find the preliminary details for the Western Clash and Eastern Clash in Phase 2.

  • Regions: North America and Europe
  • Prize Pool: $100,000
  • Start Date: Aug. 10, 2018
  • Location: Burbank, California
  • Regions: Korea and China
  • Prize Pool: $100,000
  • Start Date: Aug. 17, 2018
  • Location: Korea

The HGC will also be introducing some rule changes for Phase 2 of 2018 as follows:

  • Rules around rest breaks between matches have been added (to keep downtime between games to a minimum).

  • The end-of-year roster release date has been moved to one week after the HGC Finals.

These new changes will be applied to the HGC starting in Week 1 of Phase 2. Don’t forget that this year, the HGC Finals at Opening Week is open to the public! You can grab Opening Week tickets here. After that, read up on the action set to unfold at the Mid-Season Brawl in Sweden starting June 9.