Survival of the Fittest
Preview the 2016 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest North American Championship Prizes
“The blasphemy of the Tyranids is such that only one solution is acceptable. Extermination.”
- Ortan Cassius, Ultramarines Chaplain
Fantasy Flight Games is excited to announce the 2016 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest North American Championship Prizes!
A vital part of the Championship Series, the 2016 North American Championship will be held at GenCon Indianapolis at 9:00 am on August 4th. With its fantastic prizes and tremendous field of competitors, the Warhammer 40,000: Conquest North American Championship will be quite the proving ground for those who plan on attending the 2016 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest World Championship in November.
What are the Prizes for the 2016 North American Championships?
Do you think you have what it takes to survive the onslaught of the Hive Mind? Doing well at the 2016 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest North American Championship will reward you with a variety of exciting prizes to show off your successes.
- 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 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest 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 metal initiative token, perfect for showing your faith in the Emperor.
- Top Eight: The top eight players each receive a playmat depicting a pyrovore ready to open fire.
- Top Sixteen: The top sixteen players can bolster their swarms with a set of acrylic infestation tokens.
- Top 48: The top forty-eight players 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 Stalking Lictor 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 Warhammer 40,000: Conquest 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.
Evolve Your Play
Over the next few months, competitors will attend 2016 North American Championships in an attempt to win these attractive prizes and reach a new evolution. 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.