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Season 1 in Heroes will last approximately 10 weeks and will start as soon as Medivh's patch hits your region. Medivh's trailer has been revealed, anticipating Gul'dan as the next Hero addition.

Season 1 Roll & Rewards

Preseason's over and Blizzard has announced the start of Season 1 that will go live, once maintenance is over in your region. Season 1 is said to last 10 weeks.

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In case you hadn’t heard by now, preseason play is about to wrap up as we prepare to introduce Heroes of the Storm’s first official ranked season. Alongside the arrival of Season 1, we’re also completely revamping the ranking system, offering a host of new rewards for Hero and Team League players, making significant matchmaking adjustments, and even adding a Grandmaster Leaderboard to the official Heroes website. Today, we’d like to reveal start and end dates for Ranked Season 1, as well as all of the rewards you’ll be able to earn simply by playing!

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SEASON ROLL DATES

Ranked Season 1 will last approximately 10 weeks, beginning as soon as our next patch becomes available for download in each region this week. Check out the table below to make sure you’re well-prepared for Season 2’s arrival later this summer.

EVENT DATE
Season 1 Start Tuesday, June 14
Season 2 Start/Season 1 End Week of August 23*

*Exact date may vary slightly by region. More details will be announced as Season 2 approaches.

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SEASON 1 RANKED REWARDS

Players who manage to brawl their way up through the leagues during Ranked Season 1 can lay claim to an epic new set of portrait, mount, and gold rewards for their achievements in Hero and Team League. Take a look at everything you have a chance to earn this season, and then head in-game this week to hit those ranked queues!

Hero League Portrait

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Team League Portrait

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Elemental Lizard Mount

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Hero League                                                              Team League 

League Rewards         League Rewards
Bronze

Bronze Hero League Portrait

    Bronze  

Elemental Lizard Mount

 

Bronze Team League Portrait

Silver

750 Gold

Silver Hero League Portrait

  Silver

750 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

 

Silver Team League Portrait

Gold

1000 Gold

Gold Hero League Portrait

  Gold

1000 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

 

Gold Team League Portrait

Platinum

1250 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Platinum Hero League Portrait

  Platinum

1250 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Platinum Team League Portrait

Diamond

1500 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Diamond Hero League Portrait

  Diamond

1500 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Diamond Team League Portrait

Master

1750 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Epic Elemental Lizard Mount

Master Hero League Portrait

  Master

1750 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Epic Elemental Lizard Mount

Master Team League Portrait

Grandmaster

2000 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Epic Elemental Lizard Mount

Grandmaster Hero League Portrait

  Grandmaster

2000 Gold

Elemental Lizard Mount

Epic Elemental Lizard Mount

Grandmaster Team League Portrait

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Good luck and have fun during your ranked matches this season! We hope to see everyone rocking their new league portraits and mounts once Season 1 concludes. If you’re ready to begin your Ranked Play journey in Heroes of the Storm, but unsure how, head over to our new Ranked Play Guide to make sure you get started on the right foot.

Until next time, we’ll see you in the Nexus!

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Heroes of the Storm Patch Notes - June 14

Medivh's patch went live in Americas, Europe is to follow tomorrow. The Patch Notes are virtually the same as those on PTR were and can be found here.

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Medivh Trailer Unveils Gul'dan

A trailer has been published, starring Medivh, where he vows to help the Heroes face an incoming menace. We can see Gul'dan at the end of the trailer which means  Blizzard is either teasing us with something similar to the Eternal Conflict event, or simply with a new Hero - Gul'dan. The Hero could very well be a promotion item for players, who purchase the Legion expansion, similarly to Tracer being available to those, who purchased Overwatch.

 

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