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The Time For The Ultimate Battle Has Come.

The Event

After months of relentless competition, 33 of the world's best players will gather at the luxurious Millenium Hotel in London Knightsbridge on November 24th & 25th to claim the FFTCG crown!

South East Asia, Japan, China, Australia, North America, Spain, Italy, Germany, UK, France, Belgium...WHO will come out on top?

Message to the Players

Dear Players, congratulations for qualifying to the FFTCG World Final 2018! Please read through the following as it contains important information regarding the event policy, schedule, and prizing!

Location & Check-in/Check-Out

The final will take place in the Sloane suite, 2nd floor of the Millennium Hotel located at 17 Sloane Street Knightsbridge London, United Kingdom SW1X 9NU. Participants must ensure they have checked in by 5pm on Friday 23rd November at the latest. (Check-in is available from 2pm and check-out must be done by noon.)

Policy

Transport

  • Due to the many countries involved and logistics, transportation to/from the venue is the players’ responsibility and will not be refunded.

Guests

  • The FFTCG World Final is not open to the public however, each of the 33 finalists is entitled to 1 special guest. We ask that players let us know the name of their guest during the reception registration that will take place on Friday 23rd (please consult the event schedule below). Should any guest desire to share their player’s room, this will require an additional fee of £12 per night at their expense (maximum of two persons per room / twin beds subject to availability). Breakfast for guests is not included and will need to be paid separately.

For any inquiry regarding your booking please contact the hotel using the details below:

+44 2072 354377 / reservations.knightsbridge@millenniumhotels.com

We ask the guests to be of minimum disruption to the players in order to allow them to concentrate and play in the best possible conditions.

Lastly, the reception on Friday 23rd is for players only, it will not be possible for guests to accompany.

Meals

  • Food and drinks will be served at lunch and dinner time on each day of the tournament. These are destined to the players in priority and quantities have been planned accordingly so we kindly ask that guests wait until after players have fully recharged their batteries before serving themselves.
  • As the catering service is provided by the hotel, players and guests are not allowed to bring meals from the outside and consume them in the tournament area (in the room is fine).

Schedule

Please find below below our estimated timings for all the festivities!

Side events will be organized on Sunday for players who didn't make the cut, you may even get to try a new game... ^^

Tournament additional information

You can find all base information regarding the format here: https://fftcg.square-enix-games.com/en/news/world-championship-2018. As a time extension and to be fair with oversea players travelling in advance, all deck lists must now be submitted by Friday 23rd November at 6pm at the very latest. The top 8 lists will be published on Saturday 24th November in the evening. At the beginning of each Round the starting player will be determined by a dice roll or any other random method with the loser of the game then deciding the starting player for the subsequent game. Due to the nature of the tournament and in order to make their judges’ lives easier, we strongly encourage players to bring fresh packs of sleeves!

The Stream

Live the World Final in direct on the Square Enix official Twitch channel from Friday 23rd November! A whole weekend of epic games with some "behind the scenes" and special guests!

https://www.twitch.tv/events/1Se2wU57RJiLeqZT09Q-2g

The Prizes

All players

Will receive an exclusive goodie bag upon registering on Friday 23rd. This will include a welcome letter, their pass, and something very special, but you’ll have to wait to find out! ;-)

Champion - Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop Runner-up - Oculus Rift & Touch Controllers Bundle 3rd & 4th Place - Nintendo Switch Neon Red
5th to 8th Place - AWOW 10.1 Windows 10 Tablet PC 2 in 1 9th to 16th Place - Fusion5 Ultra Slim Windows Tablet PC- (2GB RAM, 32GB Storage) 17th to 33rd Place - Trust X-Ray Gaming Mouse

And there is more to be revealed at the event regarding the prizing, as well a special announcements so stay tuned!

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