The next Hearthstone World Championship, which concludes 2018 Hearthstone Championship Tour, will be held this April in Taipei, Taiwan. It has been announced on the official Hearthstone esports account in Twitter.
For the first time ever HCT World Championship will be held in the Asian region. The first three events took place in Anaheim, United States, while the last world championship was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Earlier Blizzard announced that the prize pool of the event will be set at $1,000,000. After its completion the next season will use a new three-tiered format, which consists of qualifiers, Live Global Tournaments and Premier Play.