Western Clash HGC: talents lineup
The Heroes of the Storm Global Championship (HGC) Western Clash is headed to Kiev, Ukraine, where eight top teams from Europe, North America, Latin America, and Australia/New Zealand will face off for their share of $100,000 USD.
Follow the show, hosted by veteran James ‘Kaelaris’ Carrol, from Friday, August 4, through Sunday, August 6. To guide you through a heated double elimination bracket, casters including fan favorites Jaycie ‘Gillyweed’ Gluck, Wade ‘Dreadnaught’ Penfold, Tim ‘Trikslyr’ Frazier, and Thomas ‘Khaldor’ Kilian will be joined by former Warcraft III and StarCraft II pro Manuel ‘Grubby’ Schenkhuizen in offering their expert insight. Additionally, regional caster Andre ‘Skimmy’ Allchin from New Zealand will be joining the crew to give his perspective on the global playing field. Check out the full talent line-up below:
- • Manuel ‘Grubby’ Schenkhuizen
- • James ‘Kaelaris’ Carrol
- • Jaycie ‘Gillyweed’ Gluck
- • Wade ‘Dreadnaught’ Penfold
- • Thomas ‘Khaldor’ Kilian
- • Tim ‘TrikSlyr’ Frazier
- • Andre ‘Skimmy’ Allchin
We will also have Russian language casters providing on-site commentary in Kiev:
Heroes of the Storm Global Championship (HGC) Western Clash will be held in "Kiev Cybersport Arena" at Vadima Hetmana str. For all three days of the championship will be free admission to all HotS fans.