2016 X-wing Regional Championship

Star Wars: X-Wing Regional Championship 2016

Star Wars: X-Wing

Regional Championships

When

June 18, 2016

Where

Viscount Gort Hotel Banquet & Conference Center
1670 Portage Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3J 0C9
Viscount Gort Hotel Banquet & Conference Center

See below for information on accommodations.

Registration

Players can register in store, or here online.
Earlybird Registration until May 15 6pm is $15
May 15 6:01pm – At Door $20

The event is  capped at 60 players.

Prizing

X-wing 2016 Regional Championship Prizing

  • First Place: Regional Champion trophy, a card granting a first-round bye at a country’s National Championship, and a seat in the World Championship in November.
  • Top Four:  A metal challenge coin, a great tool for determining who has initiative at the beginning of the game when squad points are tied!
  • Top Eight:  A set of alternate-color dice.
  • Top Sixteen:  Pack of acrylic cluster mine tokens.
  • Top Sixty-Four: One  alternate art Hera Syndulla card.

Accomodations

A Muse N Games has partnered with the Viscount Gort Hotel as a sponsor of the 2016 Regional Championships. Not only will we be hosting the X-Wing regional championship in the Viscount Gort, but players attending the regionals are being offered a special room rate of $105* a night. (Regular rate $140)

To book your room call 204-775-0451 or toll free 1-800-665-1122

*per room, per night, single or double occupancy and based on availability at time of reservation. A charge of $10.00 per additional adult will be added to the above rate, up to a maximum of four adults per room. Subject to the following taxes which may change without notice: 8% provincial sales tax, 5% goods and services tax and 5% accommodation tax and a 15% gratuity where applicable.

Itinerary

09:00 On-Site registration / check-in begins.
09:45 Player meeting
09:50 First round pairings announced
10:00 First round begins.
11:30 Second round begins.

Rounds are 75 minutes each, there will be a 15 minute window after each round while the next round is prepared.

There will be a 45 minute dinner break between the end of swiss, and the beginning of the top cut.

Frequently asked questions

Q: I’m a store champion with a bye. Do I have to register?
A: Yes, pre-registration is encouraged to ensure that you have a seat in the event.

Q: I’m a store champion with a bye, when do I need to arrive, do I need to be present for the first round? 
A: If you have registered and submitted your squad list to us via email / in person at the store the by 22:00 Friday June 17th, we ask that you check-in on site by 10:40am.