Hunterace Is the New World Hearthstone Champion
The Norwegian player Casper "Hunterace" Notto placed first at Hearthstone World Championship 2019, securing $250,000 in prize money. In the grand finals of the world championship he outplayed the German player Torben "Viper" Wahl with the 3-2 score.
Hunterrace advanced to playoffs from the second place in Group C. In the playoffs bracket he defeated bloodyface (3-1), Jing (3-1) and Viper (3-2).
Hearthstone World Championship 2019 was held on April 25th – 28th in Taipei City, Taiwan, where sixteen participants competed for a $1,000,000 prize pool. This event marked the end of the old competitive season, with the next season featuring a new three-level system.
|Group A||Group B|
|Group C||Group D|
|5th-8th||$50,000||languagehacker, justsaiyan, Yueying, bloodyface|
|9th-12th||$25,000||XiaoT, killinallday, A83650, Roger|
|13th-16th||$25,000||Bloodtrail, Muzzy, Ike, Tyler|