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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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Spring Preliminaries: Day 1

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7 players would be representing Vancouver out of 160+ players who had qualified for the Americas Spring championship. The winner will represent the Americas at BlizzCon in November. Day 1 would begin at 6 AM where an awfully tired and sleepless team manager (who shall remain unnamed) attempted to rouse everyone from their slumber after a long night of scrimming …

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Team HD Signs KingOfKimchi

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VANCOUVER, BC — Press release by RealTerror It is with great pleasure that HafuDudes officially announces the signing of 19 year-old Hearthstone Prodigy Adrian ‘KingofKimchi’ Li. KingofKimchi is known for his tight Control Warrior play and for making fun of his opponents when they draw cards in the mirror. Some critics consider KingofKimchi a liability due to his international playboy lifestyle. …

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Tavern Hero – Player’s Wanted 2016 Results

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A total of 16 players showed up to compete for the elusive Tavern Hero seat. Congratulations to Kraxximus for earning a spot into the Spring Season’s Tavern Hero tournament! These are the League of Explorer decks from the Tavern Hero Qualifier held at Player’s Wanted during March, 2016. 1st Druid, Paladin, Shaman, Warlock Kraxximus 2nd Druid, Hunter, Paladin,Warlock Clanyad Top …

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UBC Hearthstone Cup 2016 Results

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Better late than never, as I always say! Despite taking place over a month ago, here are the results from the UBC Hearthstone cup. Congratulations to the finalists and thank you to everyone that attended! Below you can find the decks used by the final four players. These are the League of Explorer decks from the UBCEA VanHearth Tournament held …

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Upcoming Tournament: UBC Hearthstone Cup 2016

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UBC will be hosting it’s first Hearthstone tournament of 2016. Date: February 13, 2016 Location: Irving K Barber Learning Centre 261 Entry Fee: $10 for members, $15 non-members Prize Split: 50/30/10/10, with HCT points awarded to the top 4 players Register for the event Event details  

Kraxximus Secures 1st in Winter Veil Tournament

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EXP Bar, Vancouver – The final tournament of the year took place on December 20th. The Winter Veil 2015 tournament featured 16 players in 4 rounds of swiss before a final cut to the top 8. Kraxximus emerged undefeated going through the group stage and blazed through the rest of the single elimination playoff round with zero match losses. Decklists from …