Hearthstone Trinity Series

The Trinity Series is a Hearthstone Team League featuring eight of the top Hearthstone teams competing in a brand new team-based competition. The tournament is being presented by ESL and Twitch, and will be broadcast on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10AM PST/ 7PM CET on twitch.tv/esl_hearthstone.

Live Finals

The top four teams from the online portion of the Trinity Series participate in the Live Finals, with three players competing per team. The tournament will be hosted at ESL Studios in Burbank, California. All matches in this event will be broadcasted exclusively on Twitch.tv/esl_hearthstone starting at 10AM PST.

Thursday - March 16th - Luminosity vs VirtusPro, Team Liquid vs Complexity (2 matches)
Friday - March 17th - Upper Bracket Finals, Lower Bracket Semifinal (2 matches)
Saturday - March 18th - Lower Bracket Finals, Grand Finals (2 matches)

Standings

Team Matches W/L Games W/L
1 Team Liquid 5-2 37-32
2 Luminosity 4-3 37-30
3 Virtus.Pro 4-3 35-30
4 Complexity 4-3 33-35
5 TempoStorm 4-3 30-28
6 G2 3-4 36-32
7 Cloud9 2-5 27-35
8 Alliance 2-5 23-36

Schedule

Every broadcast will begin at 10AM PST (7PM CET) on Wednesdays and Thursdays through the seven week online season. The second match of each day will proceed immediately after the first game.

January 18
Match 1
G2 (6-0) Alliance
Match 2
Virtus Pro (3-6) TempoStorm

January 19
Match 1
Liquid (5-6) Luminosity
Match 2
Cloud9 (5-6) Complexity

January 25
Match 1
Alliance (2-6) Complexity
Match 2
Luminosity (6-1) TempoStorm

January 26
Match 1
G2 (6-4) VirtusPro
Match 2
Liquid (6-3) Cloud9

February 1
Match 1
Alliance (6-2) TempoStorm
Match 2
G2 (5-6) Cloud9

February 2
Match 1
VirtusPro (6-2) Liquid
Match 2
Complexity (6-5) Luminosity

February 8
Match 1
Luminosity (4-6) G2
Match 2
Cloud9 (1-6) TempoStorm

February 9
Match 1
Alliance (6-4) VirtusPro
Match 2
Liquid (6-4) Complexity

February 15
Match 1
G2 (5-6) Liquid
Match 2
Complexity (3-6) TempoStorm

February 16
Match 1
Alliance (4-6) Luminosity
Match 2
Cloud9 (4-6) Virtus Pro

February 22
Match 1
Cloud9 (6-0) Alliance
Match 2
Luminosity (4-6) VirtusPro

February 23
Match 1
Complexity (6-5) G2
Match 2
Liquid (6-3) TempoStorm

March 1
Match 1
VirtusPro (6-2) Complexity
Match 2
Alliance (5-6) Liquid

March 2
Match 1
TempoStorm (6-3) G2
Match 2
Luminosity (6-2) Cloud9

Format

Both teams submit 9 Standard Decks
Each team submits 1 deck for each of the 9 classes

Picks and Bans
Each team bans 2 of the opposing team’s decks
Each team picks 6 classes to play (out of their 7 non-banned classes)

Best of 11 - Last Hero Standing
Using their 6 picked classes, teams play each other in Last Hero Standing format
The first team to earn 6 game wins the entire match

Prize Pool

Prize Pool is broken down as follows:

1st Place: $75,000

2nd Place: $30,000

3rd-4th Place: $15,000

5th-6th Place: $4,500

7th-8th Place: $3,000