Heroes of the Nexus, behold! The Southeast Asia (SEA) Horizon Clash Season 2 is open for registration July 11 through 25! The winner will grab the prize money, the title, and the chance to compete in the 2018 HGC Finals!

The SEA online qualifiers for the Horizon Clash will kick off on July 28. The top four teams from the qualifiers will enter the playoffs, which will begin on July 29. The winner of the playoffs will go head-to-head at Blizzard Arena Taipei in the Horizon Clash against the winning team from the qualifiers for Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau on September 1. The winner of the Horizon Clash will advance to the 2018 HGC Finals!

Structure and Format

Interested heroes, please read the Tournament Rules carefully. The 2018 Heroes of the Storm Global Championship - Horizon Clash Season 2 – Southeast Asia tournament includes three stages: qualifiers, group stage and playoffs

  • Preliminaries: Single-elimination. All matches are best-of-three. Top four teams advance to the playoffs.
  • Playoffs: The top four finishers from the group stage enter the double-elimination playoffs. All matches other than the finals are best-of-three; the region finals are best-of-five and determine the champion of this region.
  • Horizon Clash Grand Finals: The ultimate battle between the champions of Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, and Japan against the best of Southeast Asia in an offline best-of-seven series.

Schedule and Streaming

  • Preliminaries (no broadcast): July 28
  • Playoffs and Regional Finals (no broadcast): July 29
  • Finals: September 1, starting at 4:00 A.M. PT / 1:00 P.M. CEST

Entry to the offline finals at Blizzard Arena Taipei is free! Don’t miss the chance to visit and cheer for the players you love.

The Horizon Clash will be broadcast live on Twitch.TV/Blizzheroes, so make sure you tune in to witness the hype for yourself!

For more information on the Horizon Clash, be sure to follow the Heroes of the Storm Fan Club, HGC Global Championship (HGC), Blizzard Esports Fan Club (@BlizzardeSportsTW) and Blizzard Esports Taiwan!