The first EMEA Battlegrounds Cup is happening this weekend.
Using the new Battlegrounds Lobbies feature, the top eight Hearthstone Battlegrounds players on the European ladder and eight invited streamers will compete this weekend, starting today. They’ll fight for their share of the $10,000 prize pool and bragging rights as the best Battlegrounds players in the region.
The competitors will be streaming their matches along with the official broadcasts on YouTube and Twitch. Here are all of the players who are competing in this tournament:
Collins “EducatedC” Mensah, Jia “Jia” Dee, and Simon “Sottle” Welch will commentate over the competition on the official broadcasts every day starting at 11am CT. Some players will be co-streaming this event, so you can find the games being broadcast in your preferred language too.
Here’s how the prize pool will be split between the top four teams:
- First place: $5,000 – $2,500 each
- Second place: $2,400 – $1,200 each
- Third place: $1,600 – $800 each
- Fourth place: $1,000 – $500 each