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Reign Over BC 2017 Tavern Hero Qualifier Tournament Report

In Fireside Gathering, Hearthstone Championship Tour by Matticus0 Comments

Thanks again to everyone that attended UBC’s Reign Over BC event today! Apologies for the late start. Congratulations to Anata for winning the first Summer Tavern Hero qualifier! TheJordude reaches a respectable second place. Eva01 and Quantized round out the top 4. Next event is being planned for the Canada Day long weekend (the Sunday). Class Breakdown Decklists from the …

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UBC Hearthstone Cup: TheJordude Wins 2017 Title

In Fireside Gathering, General, Tournament by Matticus0 Comments

Jordan “TheJordude” finishes in first place at the annual Hearthstone spring UBC Cup for 2017. VanHearth sits down with Jordan for to discuss his tournament finish, the local Hearthstone scene, and thoughts on the upcoming expansion. Hi Jordan, first congratulations on your UBC 2017 Cup win! I believe this is the second time you’ve won the UBC Cup? I knew …

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Wrapping up 2016: Elements Winter Challenge and Power Play LAN

In Fireside Gathering, General, Hearthstone Championship Tour, Standard, Tournament by Matticus0 Comments

What a year. I know things have been a little quiet lately. But 2016 is just about over and we managed to finish off the year with 2 tournaments. Here’s the recap below: While not a Tavern Hero, Vancouver Hearthstone and Spawn Pt were both honoured to help produce and organize an event on behalf of Elements Casino in Surrey …

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VFL: Rxx2xx wins May Standard Tournament

In Fireside Gathering, General, Tournament by Matticus

Burnaby, BC — Virtual Fantasy League (VFL) organized a Standard tournament for the month of May. No qualifiers, but just a get together for players looking to get some practice in before the Summer Tavern Hero season started. With 23 players attending, the May tournament opted for a Double Elimination bracket instead of the usual Swiss rounds. Classes by the numbers: Congratulations …

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Upcoming: VFL May Standard Tournament

In Fireside Gathering, Tournament by Matticus0 Comments

Have questions? Refer to the Facebook Event page to see if they have been answered there or post a new one. Tickets will be available soon! Previous events Do I have to bring my own device? Yes. Laptop or tablet are highly recommended. How fast is the internet? Approximately 200 MB up and 200 MB down. Internet will not be …

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Fireside Resources

In Fireside Gathering by Matticus0 Comments

Articles How to host a Fireside Gathering Recommended Tournament Platforms Promoting your event See if your area has a Hearthstone Meetup group. Check Facebook for local Hearthstone or gaming groups. Create an event on the Hearthstone Fireside Gatherings page. Create an event topic on the Liquid Hearth forums and submit it to their Fireside Gatherings listings.

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Fireside Tournament Procedures

In Article, Fireside Gathering by Matticus0 Comments

Tournament checklist First time participating in a local Fireside tournament? Don’t worry! We’re here to help. These are the official tournament procedures during VanHearth events. Registration Try to register and reserve a seat ahead of time. Some venues have a limited capacity and having an accurate idea of numbers allows organizers add more seats as needed. Plus, registering early allows …

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Fireside Tournament Etiquette

In Fireside Gathering by Matticus0 Comments

There is a certain level of tournament etiquette involved when you’re playing against players face to face that might not be present when competing online. Follow the guidelines below to ensure a fun, engaging experience for everyone involved (especially you)! Be prepared Tournament days will end up being long. Organizers are doing what they can to keep things moving. Show …