UK National Announcement 2018
This year, we are thrilled to announce that the Final Fantasy TCG National for UK will take place at the UK Games Expo from 1st to 3rd June in Hall 2 of the N.E.C Birmingham!!! We will offer a 2-day entry for the Saturday and Sunday to all players who qualified through the Regionals. (Players registering for the Last Chance Qualifier will need to purchase a convention ticket for the Friday.)
For all information about UK Games Expo please visit: http://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/
The Format of each National Event will be a Last Chance Qualifier (Friday) followed by the National Swiss Rounds (Saturday) and the Top Cut single elimination (Sunday).
Last Chance Qualifier - Friday 1st June (we will communicate how to register soon):
64 players maximum
- 4 rounds of Swiss only! (bo1)
- 16 - 24 Participants -> Top 4 will advance to the National
- 25 - 32 Partcipants -> Top 6 will advance to the National
- 33 - 64 Participants -> Top 8 will advance to the National
Please note: This Qualifier is not designed to determine a winner - its purpose is to provide an additional chance to qualify for the National. Additional prize support will be provided. :-)
National Event Day 1 - Saturday 2nd June:
- 7 rounds of Swiss only! (bo1)
- Top 16 will qualify for Day 2
- Day 1 prizes will be based on the number of wins you achieve instead of your ranking
National Event Day 2 - Sunday 3rd June:
- Top 16 Cut with bo3-Matches
- The Winner will qualify for the World Championship
- Slots for the Europeans will be allocated based on the numbers of Regionals run in each respective country (to be announced soon)
Please note: Full prize support will also be announced soon.
This post will be updated with more information, so make sure you check it regularly!