|2013 Regional Championship Registration Is Now Open
Retailers and Tournament Organizers: Apply by Jan 31st to Host a Tournament
|X-Wing | Published 04 January 2013|
The 2013 Fantasy Flight Games Regional Championship applications are now open!
Retailers and Tournament Organizers: Apply before January 31st for a chance to host Regional Championship tournaments at your venue, between April 1st through June 30th, for: A Game of Thrones: The Card Game, Android: Netrunner, Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game, Warhammer: Invasion The Card Game, Star Wars: The Card Game, X-Wing, Dust Warfare, and Dust Tactics.
Regional Championships are major tournament events sanctioned by Fantasy Flight Games and our international partners. Whether you’re a veteran player looking to play among peers, or a newcomer looking to test your mettle against the best, Regional Championships let you experience an exciting competition in a tournament environment.
If you’re a retailer or tournament organizer interested in hosting a 2013 Regional Championship event, then fill out our online application form before January 31st to be considered. (See "Retailers and Tournament Organizers" below for more details.) If you’re a player and wish there was a tournament in your local area, encourage your local retailer or tournament organizer to sign up today.
Retailers and Tournament Organizers
Connect with your players and grow your local community by hosting a Regional Championship event at your venue! Approved tournaments are promoted directly on the Fantasy Flight Games website, and these high-profile events are a great way to bring players to your location...but you must apply before January 31st, and a limited number of venues will be selected.
Regional Championships draw players from far and wide to compete in fun, structured, and competitive events. Even if this would be your first time hosting a Fantasy Flight Games Regional event, you are encouraged to apply. These tournaments are a great way to become the center of your local gaming community!
The 2013 Regional Championship season will run from April 1st through June 30th, and the deadline for all applications is January 31, 2013 at 23:59 GMT (Greenwich Mean Time). A full tournament kit with prize support will be made available for purchase to all approved hosts.
Regional Championships give you a chance to meet new players, reconnect with old friends, and test your abilities in a tournament environment. Meet other fans and discover new strategies for your favorite game. Have fun, compete for prizes, and see how you fare against your fellow players!
There are prizes to be won for each of the games represented at the 2013 Regional Championship events, but players are also competing for an even greater prestige. The top player at each Regional Championship wins a coveted Golden Ticket, which grants him or her a first round bye and free entry to four days of global competition at the 2013 FFG World Championship Weekend, November 7 – 10 in Roseville, MN.
If you’re interested in participating in a 2013 Regional Championship event, be sure to check our website on February 15th when we announce the venues that will be hosting tournaments (Players: Please note that some Regional Championship venues may charge an entry fee).
Apply to host a tournament by filling out our online form (If you're an international applicant, please fill out the same form). The list of approved worldwide Regional Championship venues will be announced on February 15th, so eager players can look to that date to start plotting their course to competition. Don't wait! Visit our 2013 Regionals information page for answers to your questions and to see a list of kit contents, and apply today to host some of the most talented and enthusiastic players in your area and play an exciting role in the 2013 tournament calendar!
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