INJUSTAH Format Change

We’ve run two rounds of INJUSTAH now (INJUSTAH Prelim Event and INJUSTAH Circuit Round 1) and will be making a trial change to the format after observations we have made: both events have run for much longer than expected As a result, player and caster fatigue has been a negative factor on the entertainment value […]

Competitive Ruling: MilkShake Playoff Roster – Week 2

Last night’s Blizzard ANZ HotS Season 3 Playoff bracket (Week 2) featured some unusual circumstances that unfairly disadvantaged team MilkShake: MilkShake were unable to field a full team of five.  Under rule 1.4(b) they were not permitted to change any team members. Based on this they notified admins that they would not be playing in […]

HotS Update: Playoff Seeding

When considering seeding for the weekly Playoffs, the following principles apply: The Season 3 Qualifiers should surface the top two teams in the region. At the end of the season, these two teams should have the highest points and progress through to the ANZ Finals The Top 4 teams in the region should, as often […]

HotS Season 3 Playoff Information

Tomorrow night the first Week’s Playoff Bracket commences. This post will provide teams with all the information they need for a worry-free Playoff experience! Q: Is there a bracket? A: Yes! http://gamestah.challonge.com/S3QW1P Q: Do teams have to register? A: No, they do not. If you have advanced to the Playoff Round, admins will add you to […]