Watch the Hearthstone Wild Open!

Watch the Hearthstone Wild Open!

Eight of the world’s top Wild players – two from each region – have emerged from the online qualifiers to compete in the first ever Hearthstone Wild Open.   Tune in July 1 and 2 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT each day to catch the action.  All sets are welcome in the Wild Open, which means surprises and the unexpected will surely abound.

Meet the Players


  • Alberto “Alb987” Reano 
  • Albert “Bertík” Kačírek 

  • Jesse “Control” Chrysler 
  • Albert “MeknugetZz” Bazinet 

Asia Pacific

  • Masakazu “masnic” Ishikawa 
  • Young-Hun “Noriggoon” Kim 


  • Xinyu “SHRoyalBaiZe” Wang
  • Yuchen LVGE Zheng

Wild Tournament Bracket



Play-by-play analysis will be led by  Dan ‘Frodan’ Chou, who will be joined by the talented Brian Kibler, Simon ‘Sottle’ Welch, and Alex ‘Raven’ Baguley.


Players will compete in a single elimination best-of-five Conquest format with one ban.


All the action will play out live July 1 and 2. Broadcast times for the Hearthstone Wild Open are as follows:

Quarterfinals: July 1 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT
Semifinals and Finals: July 2 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT

All broadcasts will be held on the official Hearthstone Twitch channel.

Prize Pool

The $25,000 Hearthstone Wild prize pool will be divided as follows:


Prize (USD)





3rd & 4th


5th to 8th




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