2019 Star Wars: Armada Prime Championships
Prizes, Dates, and Locations for the Armada Prime Championships
“Alert all commands. Deploy the fleet.”
–Admiral Piett, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Attention! Attention! A swarm of squadrons and capital ships have begun to converge in the heart of the galaxy! Fleet admirals, assemble your squadrons now and have your ships plan a course for the Star Wars™: Armada Prime Championships, where these epic battles will take place between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance. As you make your final preparations for the assault, get the full report on the prizes in contention as well as the dates and locations for these exciting events!
Previously known as Regional Championships, Prime Championships are high-level tournaments that draw in talented players from all over to compete. These events are a central part of the Organized Play path that leads the World Championship at AdeptiCon, offering a World Championship invitation to the one admiral who overcomes all odds and claims the distinguished title of Prime Champion. While these events are excellent opportunities to test the capabilities of your fleet while making new friends, don't let down your guard while facing your fellow rivals amongst the stars—the galaxy is at stake, as are a host of exclusive prizes.
By expertly fulfilling your duty as an admiral, you can obtain the rewards below, including extended art cards, tokens, range rulers, and of course, an invitation to the Star Wars: Armada World Championship! After the prize preview below, you will find a list of dates and locations for this upcoming season of Prime Championships.
Top 32 and Top 16
During a Star Wars: Armada Prime Championship, the Top 32 players will an extended art version of the Quasar Fire I-class Cruiser-Carrier, as well as the Hammerhead Torpedo Corvette, two ships outfitted for a variety of challenging engagements. The Top 16 players will also receive a set of three objective cards, evoking the iconic title crawl of the Skywalker saga.
Top 8 and Top 4
Players who can prove themselves and make it into the Top 8 will receive a plastic card of the durable flotilla freighters: the Gozanti-class Carriers. Those who are able to secure one more win and advance to the Top 4 cut will be rewarded with a number of prizes that include sets of red and white tokens (five of each type of token per player) and similarly styled ship and squadron range rulers. The Top 4 Rebel Alliance players and the Top 4 Galactic Empire players will also receive a double-sided alternate art card of the X-Wing Squadron card and TIE Fighter squadron.
The sole player who secures their victory at a Prime Championship will be handsomely rewarded for their heroic efforts. In addition to the rewards previewed above, the Prime Champion will also win a one-of-a-kind damage deck, a metal coin adorned with the navigate symbol, and of course, an invitation to the next Star Wars: Armada World Championship!
Below are the list of dates and locations for the upcoming Prime Championships. Find one of these events near you and make your plans to attend today! Check back for more events as we update this list. For specific event details, please contact the event location directly. Retailers, if your information is listed incorrectly, please send the corrected information to [email protected] and we will update it.
Updated: January 7, 2019
|November 16, 2019||Quest Comic Shop||Carrollton||Georgia|
|November 16, 2019||Uncle's Games||Spokane||Washington|
|November 16, 2019||Gameology||Upland||California|
|November 23, 2019||The Realm Games & Comics||Brea||California|
|November 30, 2019||Pastimes Comics and Games||Niles||Illinois|
|December 7, 2019||Critical Hit Games||St. Petersburg||Florida|
|December 7, 2019||Fantasy Flight Games||Roseville||Minnesota|
|December 14, 2019||Toys N Things||Danvers||Massachusetts|
|December 14, 2019||Huzzah Hobbies||Ashburn||Virginia|
|December 14, 2019||Game Kastle||Mountain View||California|
|December 21, 2019||Game Theory||Raleigh||North Carolina|
|January 18, 2020||Hard Knox Games||Elizabethtown||Kentucky|
|January 18, 2020||Dragon's Lair||Houston||Texas|
|January 18, 2020||Game Wizard and Blue Sky Hobbies||Bremerton||Washington|
|January 25, 2020||Battlegrounds||Midlothian||Virginia|
|January 25, 2020||maCnarB Gaming||Gautier||Mississippi|
|February 1, 2020||Giga-Bites Tabletop Cafe||Marietta||Georgia|
|February 1, 2020||Mayhem Collectibles||Clive||Iowa|
|February 8, 2020||Total Escape Games||Broomfield||Colorado|
|February 8, 2020||Red Castle Games||Portland||Oregon|
|February 22, 2020||The Gift of Games||Gurnee||Illinois|
|February 22, 2020||Uncle's Games||Redmond||Washington|
|February 29, 2020||Heroes Comics & Gaming||Louisville||Kentucky|
|November 30, 2019||Face to Face Games||Toronto, ON||Canada|
|November 30, 2019||ThunderGround Comics||St. Albert, AB||Canada|
|January 11, 2020||Freegame||St-Romuald, QC||Canada|
|January 11, 2020||The Sentry Box||Calgary, AB||Canada|
|January 18, 2020||Imperial Hobbies||Richmond, BC||Canada|
|February 8, 2020||A Muse N Games||Winnipeg, MB||Canada|
|TBA||T3 Terminal Entertainment||Frankfurt am Main||Germany|
|February 8, 2020||Warsaw Wargaming Club "Dragon"||Warsaw||Poland|
|October 19, 2019||Goblin Trader Norte||Madrid||Spain|
|November 10, 2019||Empire Games||Sevilla||Spain|
|November 24, 2019||Drobbit Store||Barcelona||Spain|
|January 11, 2020||Goblin Trader||Valencia||Spain|
|February 16, 2020||Legion Games||Torre del Mar (Malaga)||Spain|
|February 23, 2020||Goblin Trader||Zaragoza||Spain|
|March 15, 2020||Dados y Cubitos||Salamanca||Spain|
|January 11, 2020||Common Ground Games||Stirling||United Kingdom|
|February 9, 2020||Beanie Games||Stockton-on-Tees||United Kingdom|
|TBA||Dark Sphere||London||United Kingdom|
Bigger is Better
If you're going to overcome these challenges, you'll have to outwit the opposition and dispatch calculated strategies. Stay the course and follow through with a full-on assault—show the enemy no mercy!
Be sure not to miss out on these epic, action-packed conflicts that will determine the outcome of the Galactic Civil War. Make your plans now to attend a Star Wars: Armada Prime Championship. Check this page regularly as we will continue to update the list with more events from around the world. Take the helm of your most powerful capital ship and navigate your way to victory!