Fanfare is a proud Satellite Location for the Inaugural 2017 Unrivaled Series of Board Game Tournaments. Unrivaled intends to do for Tabletop Board Gaming what MLG (Major League Gaming) has done for the eSports community. Using the Oomba tournament organization website, the Unrivaled tournaments will culminate with 6 players winning $10,000 each in Las Vegas (one winner for each featured game). This year’s featured games are King of Tokyo, Nevermore, Epic Spell Wars of the Battle Wizards Rumble at Castle Tentakill, Munchkin, Ascension Chronicle of the Godslayer, and Villagers and Villains. All Unrivaled events require a minimum of 4 players to run so Bring Your Friends! Don’t worry, you’ll have 2 more chances to get to regionals!
So, how does this work:
1: Create a Persona at Oomba.com. (must be aged 13+). Find the events you want to join and register for them online.
2: Play in a tournament at a Satellite Location. At Fanfare if you Win or come in Second at any of our Unrivaled events you will receive an invitation to the Regional Qualifier closest to Kalamazoo. (Other Satellites may advance players by different methods). No player can receive more than one invitation per featured game.
3: Play in the Regional Qualifier and perform well enough to advance to the Finals in Las Vegas. Anyone invited to the Finals will be provided transportation and accommodations.
4: Play in the Finals and place 1st through 4th to win cash prizes from Unrivaled.
Today’s first event is Villagers & Villains. (please register at Oomba.com before the event if possible)
Players will be placed in games of 4 players. Excess players will be awarded byes at random.
Matches will be timed to 60 minutes. Matches which do not end by time will be stopped and scored by Victory Points.
All Unrivaled events are single elimination. Players will be advanced based on Tournament Points if extra rounds are needed.