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Earn Two New Portraits this Summer Season

Earn Two New Portraits this Summer Season

The Spring Season reached its conclusion earlier this month with the undefeated MVP Black as our 2016 Spring Champions. Teams are now looking towards this Summer's competition to see if they can best their local competition and take a shot at the reigning champs. Find out how you can tune into all of the Heroes esports action this Summer Season and earn two new portraits for linking your Twitch and Battle.net accounts.

To further celebrate everyone who watched and supported Heroes esports in the 2016 Spring Season, we will also be rewarding both of the 2016 Spring Portraits to all accounts that were linked by the end of the Spring Finals. Check them out here!

Earn Your Portraits

Earning these two Summer portraits is as simple as linking your Twitch and Battle.net accounts any time before the associated event's conclusion. Catch a peek at the two new portraits below, and read on for the Regional Finals and Summer Championship dates, as well as instructions on how to link your Twitch and Battle.net accounts:

Regional Event Portrait                          Summer Championship Portrait

Please note: Portraits should appear in your collection approximately two weeks after the event’s conclusion.


  • Log in or create an account on Twitch.
  • Navigate to the Settings menu by clicking your account name in the top-right corner of the home screen.
  • Navigate to the Connections tab of the Settings menu.
  • Find the Battle.net section then follow the given instructions after selecting a region and clicking Connect.

Click here to go straight to the Twitch settings page


Summer Championship:

Europe Regional 1:

  • Location: ESL Leicester, England
  • Dates: April 24
  • Times
    • 2:30 a.m. PDT
    • 9:30 a.m. BST (Local)
  • Where to watchTwitch.tv/esl_heroes

North America Regional 1:

  • Location: Dreamhack Austin, Texas
  • Dates: May 6 - 7
  • Times (Day 1)
    • 1:00 p.m. PDT
    • 3:00 p.m. CDT (Local)
    • 8:00 p.m. CEST
  • Times (Day 2)
    • 9:00 a.m. PDT
    • 11:00 a.m. CDT (Local)
    • 4:00 p.m. CEST
  • Where to watch: Twitch.tv/dreamhackheroes

Europe Regional 2:

  • Location: Dreamhack Tours, France
  • Dates: May 14
  • Times
    • 1:00 a.m. PDT​
    • 8:00 a.m. CEST (Local)
  • Where to watchTwitch.tv/dreamhackheroes

Australia / New Zealand Regional:

  • Location: Sydney, Australia
  • Dates: May 14 (Local), May 13 PDT
  • Times: 
    • 11:00 a.m. AEST (Local)
    • 01:00 a.m. CEST
    • Friday May 13 06:00 p.m. PDT
  • Where to watch: Twitch.tv/anzheroestv

North America Regional 2:

  • Location: ESL Studios, Burbank, CA
  • Dates: June 3-6
  • Times
    • 10:00 a.m. PDT​ (Local)
    • 5:00 p.m. CEST 
  • Where to watch: Twitch.tv/esl_heroes

Latin America Regional:

South East Asia Regional:

Taiwan Regional:

Korea Regional:

  • Location: Super League Finals in Seoul, South Korea
  • Dates: June 05
  • Times
    • ​3:00 a.m. PDT 
    • 10:00 a.m. CEST
    • 7:00 p.m. KST (Local)
  • Where to watch: Twitch.tv/ogn and Twitch.tv/ognglobal

For more Heroes of the Storm esports, be sure to visit http://us.heroesofthestorm.com/esports/.

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