The Hearthstone 2022 World Championship is here! Beginning Friday, December 16, the top 16 Hearthstone players in the world face off to determine who will walk away with the grand prize of $100,000 (USD). Showcasing the newest expansion, March of the Lich King, you won’t want to miss a single moment of action as the Death Knight class joins Hearthstone in what is sure to be an incredible weekend, only on YouTube!
What You Need To Know
- Dates: Friday, December 16 – Sunday, December 18, 2022
- Broadcast Start Times:
- PST: 12:00 AM
- CET: 9:00 AM
- KST: 5:00 PM
- Casters: TJ “Azumo” Sanders, Darroch “Darroch” Brown, Jia “Jia” Dee, Neil “Lorinda” Bond, Alex “Raven” Baguley, and Simon “Sottle” Welch
- Prize Pool: $500,000 (USD)
- Format: 4-deck, best-of-5 Conquest with a ban, Death Knight class cannot be banned
- Language Streams on YouTube:
YouTube Drops Return!
You can earn up to two March of the Lich King card packs this weekend as you watch the 2022 World Championship! On any of the above YouTube channels, watch two total hours to receive one pack and two more hours for your second. Time watched is cumulative throughout the weekend, so even if you can’t watch for the full four hours in one sitting your time will still count toward earning the Drops.
Connecting Your Accounts
Before you can receive rewards, you’ll need to link your YouTube and Blizzard Battle.net accounts. Here’s how:
- Log in or create an account on YouTube.
- Navigate to Account Sharing under “Connected Apps” in Settings.
- Select “Connect” next to Battle.net.
- Follow the simple prompts to finish connecting accounts.
- When connecting accounts, be sure that you’re currently logged into the Blizzard account on which you’d like to receive your Drops.
- Check out the full rules for eligibility details.