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Echang Claims Victory in Founder's Tournament

January 10, 2018

This past weekend sixteen of the best Hand of the Gods Players in the world competed for $50,000 at Hi-Rez Expo 2018. After four days of competition, Jordan “echang” Mitchell emerged victorious over Dreamhack Valencia Champion Potpie in the Grand Finals!

Echang took it all in our Hand of the Gods Founder’s Tournament — including a $20,000 cash prize. Here is how each player finished in the tournament standings and what they earned for doing so:

  • 1st: echang ($20,000)
  • 2nd: Potpie ($10,000)
  • 3rd/4th: Phazor ($3,000)
  • 3rd/4th: Unscathed ($3,000)
  • 5th-8th: Goodfeller ($2,000)
  • 5th-8th: Swidz ($2,000)
  • 5th-8th: TayTwo ($2,000)
  • 5th-8th: Meziljie ($2,000)
  • 9th-16th: AComcastEmployee ($750)
  • 9th-16th: BelgianGrump ($750)
  • 9th-16th: YouCanCallMeAl ($750)
  • 9th-16th: Candor ($750)
  • 9th-16th: Sinbreed ($750)
  • 9th-16th: MisterC4 ($750)
  • 9th-16th: Earlmeister ($750)
  • 9th-16th: ErraticSupport ($750)

Founder’s Tournament Day 1

Founder’s Tournament Grand Finals

Echang Deck Lists

Players can find the full deck lists of every Founder’s Tournament Competitor HERE.

We’d like to thank everyone who participated in this tournament and the Open Bracket at HRX. You all are the lifeblood that makes Hand of the Gods such a great game, and it was our pleasure to watch each of you give your best at this year’s event. And of course, we’d also like to thank our viewers for tuning in to support these players and reward all the hard work they’ve put in throughout this year.

Make sure to share your thoughts on the tournament with other players within the official Hand of the Gods Discord server, and stay up-to-date by following our official Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Thanks for watching!