Click below for OP reminders, Worlds promo images, and a word about Afterworld!
After the final Regional of the season takes place this weekend in Lenexa, KS (pre-register here), the top four non-qualified players in the Super Elite rankings will receive an invite to Worlds. Beyond that, you’ll also be able to earn one of four invitations at Dragon Prix: New Orleans (pre-register here). Finally, the World Championship Open Qualifier offers one last chance to make your way into the main event. This event is free to enter (for any non-qualified player) and will have on-site registration on a first come, first served basis.
Whether you’re qualified for Worlds or hoping to grind your way in, you’ll definitely want to take advantage of the discounted group rate (available until October 27th) – book here. All tournaments throughout the weekend take place at the Hyatt Regency DFW hotel, conveniently located inside the DFW Airport! Rooms start at $149 a night, and this price includes a full American Breakfast Buffet at Jacob’s Spring Grille.
Aside from competing for large cash prizes, participants in the World Championship will also receive three copies each of these exclusive promo cards:
In other Panini Gaming news, be sure to check out the recently launched Afterworld TCG at http://afterworldtcg.com! The Afterworld TCG sees two players engaging in head to head combat, leading civilizations like Atlantis, Norse Legends, Ancient Egypt, and Japan to war! Your choice of Commanders, Units, Items, and Events will play out over a tactical grid of territories – emphasizing strategic and in-depth gameplay. On top of all that, the hand-drawn artwork offers something for everyone (I’m partial to the Atlanteans myself!), and a Starter Pack contains everything needed for a two player game.
Check back tomorrow for Awakening’s final MP preview – Mercenary Tao!