MCM Comic Con (Birmingham) Results
The MCM Fireside cup attracted 40 players to play best of 5 conquest Hearthstone. A format that is rapidly being acknowledged as the most skillful format.
The first day involved single elimination down to a top 16 at which point the tournament became double elimination.
With world championship points on the line for the later stages, Dignitas Greensheep and Dignitas Blackout made the trip to the event and were seeded 1 and 2 accordingly.
Blackout stormed through to the Grand Final by beating Arturismo, SamB335 and Batterbee all 3-0 and sat back to see who would make it through the loser's bracket.
Greensheep didn't have it quite so easy after taking an second round 3-1 loss to Batterbee, which put him on his last life very early. He won his next two games 3-0.
The way that double elimination works means that Batterbee and Greensheep played off for the right to play Blackout in the Grand Final as Batterbee had progressed to the final of the winner's bracket.
This time Greensheep managed to reverse the scores and won through 3-1 - putting him in the Grand Final against his teammate.
Greensheep won the final 3-2 to claim the title.