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2019 Ranked Season 1 Dates & Rewards

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The first Season of 2019 starts next week with the release of the latest patch. New rewards are up for grabs. Check out the official preview of the Season!

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Heroes of the Storm’s fourth 2018 ranked season is ending soon, and we’ve got a host of new rewards that you can earn through ranked gameplay in the coming months. Read on for details!

Season Roll Dates

2019 Season 1 will begin as soon as our next patch becomes available for download in each region. Check the start and end dates below to make sure you’re able to dive in as soon as the season begins:

EVENT DATE
2019 Season 1 Start Week of December 11, 2018*
2019 Season 1 End Week of March 19, 2019*

*Exact date may vary slightly by region.

2019 Season 1 Rewards

Players who manage to climb the ranks in the upcoming season can claim new portraits, mounts, and gold rewards for their achievements in Hero and Team League. Take a look at everything that’s up for grabs this season!

This Season's Ranked Portraits are still in progress and will be shown at a later date. Please stay tuned!

Mount Rewards

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HERO LEAGUE RANK REWARDS
Bronze 500 Gold
Bronze Hero League Portrait
Silver 750 Gold
Silver Hero League Portrait
Gold 1000 Gold
Gold Hero League Portrait
Platinum 1250 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Platinum Hero League Portrait
Diamond 1500 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Diamond Hero League Portrait
Master 1750 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Epic Season 1 Mount
Master Hero League Portrait
Grand Master 2000 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Epic Season 1 Mount
Grand Master Hero League Portrait
TEAM LEAGUE RANK REWARDS
Bronze 500 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Bronze Team League Portrait
Silver 750 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Silver Team League Portrait
Gold 1000 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Gold Team League Portrait
Platinum 1250 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Platinum Team League Portrait
Diamond 1500 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Diamond Team League Portrait
Master 1750 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Epic Season 1 Mount
Master Team League Portrait
Grand Master 2000 Gold
Season 1 Mount
Epic Season 1 Mount
Grand Master Team League Portrait

If you’re ready to begin your Ranked Play journey in Heroes of the Storm but are unsure how, head over to our Ranked Play Guide to get started on the right foot. 

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Does this confirm their keeping TL and HL split? If so that's a horrible waste and Queue times are only going to get worse and worse for HL.

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18 minutes ago, Laragon said:

Does this confirm their keeping TL and HL split? If so that's a horrible waste and Queue times are only going to get worse and worse for HL.

They confirmed that they will change it to one League. This just shows that they are not ready to combine them yet. For reasons we don't know.
Even though Team Game MMR will never be precise it seems they want to work on it. When they split it into two Leagues they kind of avoided the problem.

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The Heroes of the Storm development team mentioned they don't want to roll out every single 2019 gameplay update at once. Next week, we'll have Armor and XP changes on live servers and I believe the role overhaul and HL&TL merging won't happen before the next Season.

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13 hours ago, Stan said:

The Heroes of the Storm development team mentioned they don't want to roll out every single 2019 gameplay update at once. Next week, we'll have Armor and XP changes on live servers and I believe the role overhaul and HL&TL merging won't happen before the next Season.

I wish they would implement new role division already. Just recently, still had Sylvanas and TLV with that "I am specialist, therefore I only push lane and ignore objective" mentality.

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On 12/8/2018 at 4:54 AM, Arcling said:

I wish they would implement new role division already. Just recently, still had Sylvanas and TLV with that "I am specialist, therefore I only push lane and ignore objective" mentality.

well 2/3 of TLV should be ignoring regardless (soak my dude)

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3 minutes ago, Twych said:

well 2/3 of TLV should be ignoring regardless (soak my dude)

When I get matched with TLV, it usually means 4vs5 on the objective, which ends up in a loss. People playing them usually have this idea that their only goal is to stay on lanes (even worse when stealthy or bursty heroes end up farming them).

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