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WWU: Firestarter

Welcome to the Weekly Wrap-up for Friday 9 February, 2018. This week has seen plenty of people feeling the heat as we march towards the business end of the HGC ANZ Preseason Qualifiers, which has made for quite the interesting wrap-up. We’ve got official rulings, roster changes, poaching scandals, sick giveaways, new heroes and plenty more, so strap in and hold on as we get you up-to-speed!

Here all the spicy news you may have missed this week:

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WWU: It’s Go Time!

Welcome to the Weekly Wrap-up for Friday, 19 January 2018. There is plenty of HGC news to be had, with play in many regions getting underway in the next few days – including our own Premier Pre-Season Qualifier. There’s also a bunch of new skins, a cheeky patch and a giveaway to get your hands on and much more, so grab a coffee and get comfy!

Read on to see what you may have missed this week:

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Year in Review: Australia & New Zealand

This post is part three of our four part series that takes a look at how competitive Heroes of the Storm in each region has fared in 2017. Part one on Latin America can be found here and part two on Southeast Asia can be found here.

2017 is a year that will be remembered fondly by many ANZ Heroes of the Storm fans. As a previously unknown region, Nomia made history for ANZ during the first Western Clash. In a series that shocked all, the former kings found themselves in position to take a series off Europe’s top team at the time. After winning the first game against Misfits (now Team Liquid) and nearly taking the second, casters and fans alike stood in awe, finally seeing the potential lying dormant in this region for so long. After then taking a map off Team 8, fans now had very high expectations of the team for the upcoming Mid-Season Brawl. Although Nomia continued to impress at the brawl, making it to the play-offs, they ultimately fell to L5 in the losers bracket.

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WWU: ‘Tis the Season

If there was ever a perfect week to fire up the Weekly Wrap-up (WWU) segment again, this is it! With a massive shakeup of how the HGC will work for Australia and New Zealand in 2018, a new organisation throwing their hat into the ring and the Winter Veil in-game event getting underway, Santa has most definitely come a few days early for ANZ.

Read on to catch up on all the news that you may have missed:

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