Heroes Of The Dorm

Heroes of the Dorm concludes this weekend in Vegas Spoiler alert: most of the Blizzard esports taking place this week are happening across the globe on Saturday. Though I’d love to suggest just staying awake from the Season 2 APEX finals until the last second of Heroes of the Dorm, that seems like it might actually be a terrible idea. Thank goodness for VODs! Heroes...

HCT Championship in the Bahamas The biggest Blizzard esports news this week is the HCT Championship, which is taking place in the Bahamas. I’ll be staying warm solely by the heat of my own burning jealousy while I watch it, and a whole slew of other esports, on stream. Hearthstone HCT Winter Championship Thursday – Saturday 9 a.m. CDT, Sunday...




Blizzard esports go to SXSW I’m not sure why I’m bothering with the esports roundup this week. Everyone’s watching the Power Rangers marathon instead. Sure, there are other platforms to consider, like the pro gamer ESPN Esports bracket, but the streaming action this week is decidedly Mighty and Morphin. If you aren’t a 90s kid and therefore perhaps “just wouldn’t...

Cheerleader Kerrigan coming with Heroes of the Dorm bracket challenge This Saturday the Heroes of the Dorm final bracket was revealed, along with some additional information about the event. Most important to the average player is the announcement of the legendary skin for the event: Cheerleader Kerrigan, featured in some of the original promo art, is confirmed to hit the Nexus soon. Among the information...

Heroes of the Dorm begins, Katowice approaches It’s an exciting week in Blizzard esports with the return of their flagship esports competition, Heroes of the Dorm. I was impressed by their choice to include four veteran casters from the amateur circuit. Halorin, Inverum, The Source, and Kaeyoh all stepped up their game as the group stage began last night. Here’s the schedule...

Registration for Heroes of the Dorm 2017 is now open This morning, the Heroes of the Storm team launched a brand new site for the Heroes of the Dorm 2017 competition. College students are invited to register their teams starting today, January 25th, and registration continues through February 11th. Up for grabs is full tuition for each member of the winning team, and eternal glory. You...




Heroes of the Dorm 2016 wraps up with a dominant win We crowned a champion this weekend in Heroes of the Dorm. If you missed it, ESPN has all the matches free to stream, both the Heroic Four and the Finals from this flagship Heroes of the Storm collegiate eSports competition. YouTube only has the Heroic Four matches for now, both UT Arlington vs Tennessee and UConn vs...

Heroes of the Storm’s full free-to-play roster event now live As mentioned earlier this week, Heroes of the Storm is making its full roster free-to-play this weekend in celebration of Heroes of the Dorm. The event went live earlier this afternoon, and as you can see above, hero selection is a sight to behold if you don’t own many heroes.



Heroes of the Dorm 2016 concludes this weekend The 2016 Heroes of the Storm collegiate season comes to an end this weekend. University of Texas at Arlington, Arizona State University, University of Connecticut,  and University of Tennessee will all clash to determine which team are the Heroes of the Dorm. With a great roster of casters in the huge venue at CenturyLink field...

Full Heroes of the Storm roster free-to-play this weekend In celebration of the Heroes of the Dorm finals, the full Heroes of the Storm roster will be available free-to-play from April 8 until April 11. In addition, everyone will earn 50% bonus XP from April 8 until April 18. Heroes of the Dorm is down to the final four teams and will air April...

Global Summer schedule and more Dorm in Heroes esports Heroes of the Dorm continues to dominate Heroes of the Storm’s competitive esports news. And why wouldn’t it? It’s a big tournament with a lot on the line for these college students. With free tuition as a prize, this tournament is tailor-made for high stakes drama and nail-biting finishes. Each match is do-or-die for these young competitors. The...

Breakfast Topic: Why even cheat? Last night Blizzard announced that another team of Heroes of the Storm players were disqualified from the Heroes of the Dorm tournament because they were caught account sharing. That’s where players let another person use their account, pretend they’re them, and basically engage in cheating during matches.

Dorm and Super League stream this weekend in Heroes esports This weekend in Heroes of the Storm esports we’re seeing the lead up for two of the biggest events of the season: Heroes of the Dorm and the Spring Global Championships. With both collegiate and professional tournaments eliminating teams in order to get to the finals, it’s a good opportunity to learn what to expect from...

The weekend’s Heroes esports features Heroes of the Dorm and more In my house we’re all about baseball, but after the World Series in October we don’t get to see our favorite team in action again until April. Well, we’re Cubs fans, so maybe a little earlier than October. One cool thing about Heroes of the Storm esports is that the competition never really ends. Every week with Heroes sees...

Azmodunk, beast of the Burning Court skin coming to the Nexus Just one hour after Liz and I decided there was no way any skin could top Pajamathur, a challenger entered the fray to test that decision. And good lord, did he challenge it ever. Coming to Heroes of the Storm on April 12, Azmodan will be getting a legendary Azmodunk skin. The skin will come with...

Heroes of the Dorm eSports competition returns this spring It looks like Blizzard’s Heroes of the Dorm eSports competition is becoming an annual event, because it’s coming back this year. If you’re not familiar — or didn’t catch last year’s matches — Heroes of the Dorm is a Heroes of the Storm event especially for college students that awards free tuition. (And considering the price of tuition, that’s...