SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A never-before-seen tournament format for Hearthstone – traditionally an individual game – will be introduced at the Red Bull Team Brawl: Hearthstone Presented by Honda Civic live stream event which will see four teams compete in a 3 versus 3 competition. The live stream will be available on www.redbull.com/TeamBrawl on Saturday, February 6 and begins at 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET.
Traveling from around the world, professional players confirmed to participate in the tournament include:
- Andrey Yanyuk (Reynad)
- Haiyun Tang (Eloise)
- Johnnie Lee (Ratsmah)
- Jason Chan (Amaz)
- James Kostesich (Firebat)
- Paul Nemeth (Zalae)
- Cong Shu (StrifeCro)
- Andrew Biessener (TidesofTime)
- Rumay Wang (Hafu)
- Janne Mikkonen (Savjz)
- David Caero (Dog)
- Jeffrey Shih (Trump)
Twitch's Dan "Frodan" Chou, George "hyped" Maganzini, and TJ "Azumo" Sanders will host the live stream, produced by Red Bull Media House and broadcast from the Red Bull eSports Studio in Santa Monica, Calif. Viewers will appreciate intimate access to the players' conversations as they strategize with one another in an effort to take the lead. The winning team will take home the $3,000.00 prize purse, Team Brawl trophy, and a customized DXRacer gaming chair. Two runners up will also receive cash prizes.
Additionally, Red Bull eSports is working with Tempo Storm to create a first-of-its-kind deck-building tool for this unique, sealed format. Visit www.redbull.com/TeamBrawl for more details.
For videos, player profiles, tournament details and to watch the live stream on February 6, visit www.redbull.com/TeamBrawl and #TeamBrawl on social media including @RedBullESPORTS on Twitter.
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SOURCE Red Bull Media House