20 July 2016 | Android: Netrunner

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Preview the 2016 Android: Netrunner North American Championship Prizes


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Fantasy Flight Games is excited to publicize the 2016 Android: Netrunner North American Championship Prizes!

A vital part of the Championship Series, the 2016 North American Championship will be held at GenCon Indianapolis and begin at 10:00 AM on August 5th. After a cut in competition, a second day of play will held on August 6th at 10:00 AM in order to crown a champion. With its fantastic prizes and tremendous field of competitors, the Android: Netrunner North American Championship will be quite the proving ground for those who plan on attending the 2016 Android: Netrunner World Championship in November.

What are the Prizes for the 2016 North American Championships?

Do you think you have what it takes to end a pesky Runner's infiltration into your servers? Doing well at the 2016 Android: Netrunner North American Championship will reward you with a variety of exciting prizes to show off your success.

  • First Place: The winner of the North American Championship receives a first-place trophy to show off to their family and friends, and a first-round bye at the 2016 Android: Netrunner World Championship. A first-round bye will give you a big advantage over the fierce competition at Worlds.
  • Top Four: The top four players each receive a set of acrylic 10 Credit tokens, allowing them to show off their wealth with some flair.
  • Top Eight: The top eight players each receive a playmat showing off the art from the card News Hound. This is definitely a scoop you won’t want to miss!
  • Top Sixteen: The top sixteen players will be able to mark their progress with a set of advancement tokens.
  • Day 2 Competitors: Players who make it to the second day of competition will receive a brand new, never-before-seen plastic spot-glossed card. This card will be announced and revealed to the world at the beginning of the tournament!
  • All Competitors: All players will receive one copy of the alternate art card Chronos Project, and one copy of a brand new extended art card which will be debuted at the beginning of the tournament!

In addition, the Top 4 competitors of the North American Championship will earn a reserved spot at the 2016 Android: Netrunner World Championship this November! (Note: Top 4 competitors must fill out this form by October 4th, 2016 to claim and purchase their reserved seat, and/or notify us of their intention to attend.)

What is the North American Championship?

The North American Championship is a prestigious competitive event open to players from all over the world and are not exclusionary based on nationality or location. This prominent Championship uses the Premier Tournament Tier, reflecting the high-level competitive atmosphere of these events. It follows the National Championships in the Organized Play calendar and connects the large gaming communities that span the globe. For more information, you can read our article on the Championship Series.

Protect Your Assets

Soon, competitors will attend 2016 North American Championships in an attempt to win these attractive prizes and upgrade their servers. Don’t miss out on your chance to acquire some of these prizes for yourself and add them to your collection!

Note: The alternate art cards in this kit are produced via FFG's In-House Manufacturing and may appear slightly different in color and texture from the game's other cards. To be tournament legal, these cards must be sleeved with opaque or art sleeves.

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