Category: Competitive Scene

[NA] Blizzard announce Heroes of the Dorm Heroic Four location

Blizzard have officially announced its Heroic Four finals location this year for Heroes of the Dorm at the prestigious Cox Pavillion in Las Vegas on the 8th of April. For the last 2 months college teams have been duking it out for their shot at being a part of the top 64 bracket starting March […]

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Weekly Wrap Up: Thunder From Downunder

Nomia took the Western Clash by storm over the weekend, putting up a fight and proving that ANZ has got what it takes to hold its own in the global scene. Day one saw Nomia take on Misfits and showing off everything they had to offer during the first game. Game two was incredibly close […]

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Monthly tournaments starting back up

ANZHeroes is happy to announce the Monthly Open Cup (MOC) tournament for the remainder of 2017 scheduled to start on the 25th of March. With a new (experimental)  start time of 2pm AEDT teams will compete in a one day, double elimination tournament. We will also be allowing teams from the SEA region to compete if […]

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Weekly Wrap Up: The Clash Before the Storm

ICYMI:   ► The Western Clash starts this weekend beginning Friday March 3rd in the Polish city Katowice. Teams from North America, Europe, Latin America and our very own Normia who will represent the ANZ division, will all have a chance to compete against each other and claim a chunk of the $100,000 prize pool. The […]

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Weekly Wrap Up: Eye of the Storm

Much like the weather over the weekend, we had one huge event on Saturday followed by a rather quiet week on the news front. Nevertheless here’s a look at all things Heroes in this week’s Weekly Wrap Up. ICYMI: ► Four teams competed on Saturday but only one could take the winning position of the […]

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HGC ANZ Season 1 Championship Recap

The Season 1 ANZ championships for the HGC were held over the weekend. Region shoutcaster and writer GLPhoenix brings you a summary of the season 1 championship. Coming into the HGC ANZ Season 1 Finals, the four teams vying for the top spot in the region were Nomia, Sweet Dreams, Plantronics Nv, and Sassu. Over the […]

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Weekly Wrap Up: The Heat is on

Things certainly got heated over the weekend and I’m not just referring to the 45 degree weather! Competitions, new events, heroes and more in this week’s wrap-up! ► Last weekend Australia and New Zealand’s finest went head to head to compete for the final two championship positions in the second and final ANZ HGC qualifier. We saw […]

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Calm Before the Storm

Welcome to the first ANZ Heroes Weekly Wrap-up for 2017. We hope you’ve all had a relaxing holiday break, because competition is about to get fierce in Australia and New Zealand. Read on to get up to speed on all the news you may have missed this week! ICYMI: ► Season One is just around the […]

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Official Maps for HGC 2017 Season 1

The AU/NZ Heroes of the Storm Global Circuit (HGC) 2017 will be using a limited map pool for season one. This is a topic that has been talked about in great lengths by the competitive community. Regardless of any discussions it appears that Blizzard have decided to limit the pool for season one. Official Map Pool: […]

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Does Armor Go Against Blizzard’s Design Philosophy?

This collection of thoughts on armour has been sent in to us by ex Negative Syngery player, Laharal. Armor is a new stat that was added to Heroes of the Storm as part of last week’s Zul’jin patch. I like the idea of Armor and Magic Armor being implemented into the game more as long as it’s […]

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