KeyForge Vault Tour Birmingham Day 1a - Age of Ascension Sealed

Product ID:FFG4494

Type: Card Game Events

Day: Friday

Price: £25.00

Start time: 08:00:00 - End Time: 23:00:00

Maximum Players: 300

Event System

KeyForge

Event Description

We’re excited to announce the UK KeyForge Vault Tour in Birmingham!

For information about the Vault Tour series including any announcements for prizes, please visit www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/op/keyforge/vault-tour/

For tournament regulation, formats, variants and more, please visit English FFG website (www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/keyforge/), or the Master Vault App (www.keyforgegame.com)

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Your ticket provides you entry to the KeyForge Vault Tour on Day 1a (Friday) or day 1b (Saturday) depending on which ticket you purchase. Players cannot play in both Day 1a and Day 1b, only 1 day one can be played. This ticket includes the price of the 3 decks needed for the event. This does not include your entry ticket to the UK Games Expo, which you will need to purchase in order to play this event. Please find a link to the UK Games Expo ticket page below.
https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/bookevents.php
Main Event Ticket £25. This will gain you entry to all main and side events (extra cost for Sealed side events). YOU WILL NEED A UK GAMES EXPO ENTRY TICKET TO PARTICIPATE ALSO - we recommend the 3 day ticket so you can browse the show and take part in the side events:

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MAIN EVENT INFORMATION
Format: Sealed
Variant: Solo

KeyForge Vault Tour will run Swiss rounds that will cut to a single elimination bracket top cut. The top cut will take place on Sunday. All main event rounds will be best of 1 expect the final which will be best of 3.

Players must remember to bring their Deck with ID card alongside the QR code from their Mastervault App. We strongly recommend taking a screenshot of your player QR code in the case that you do not have mobile internet at the convention hall.

Decks played in the Vault Tour will be awarded power levels:
- Power Level 3 for Participation
- Power Level 5 for Top 16 (Day 2 only)
- Power Level 6 for Top 4 (Day 2 only)
- Power Level 7 for Finalists
- Power Level 8 for Champion

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SIDE EVENT INFORMATION
Side events will run each day. Players will need to come to the side event/prize wall in order to register. Arriving at the prize wall before the given time is best as it means to will have a better chance of finding other players to join a pod with.

A side event schedule will be released before the event.
All Archon side events are free to enter with a purchase of a main event ticket however for all sealed side events you will need a main event ticket and in addition you will be charged for stock.

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GENERAL INFORMATION
- This is a premier level event, you must have opaque sleeves
- No chains will be awarded at Vault Tour events, and chains earned at Chainbound events DO NOT count at a Vault Tour.

TRAVEL/EVENT LOCATION
Event Location

The NEC: North Ave, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT

Head Marshal
TBA

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Accommodation

For accommodation information, please follow the below link
https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/accomodation.php
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Food

For food and drink information, please see the below link.
https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/catering.php
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Travel

For travel information, please see the below page!
https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/travel.php

Recommended Airports: Birmingham
https://www.skyscanner.net/


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Setting Up

Please arrive for registration on time. Any player who misses the end of registration will be unable to play in round 1.

Army Lists

With the exception of a deck as these will be provided players are required to bring all of the relevant tokens and accessories needed to play KeyForge, including but not limited too Tokens, Opaque Sleeves, Keys, Chain Trackers etc...

Time Table

Registration for the main event opens at 8am on Friday/Saturday morning and closes at 9.30am sharp. The Format will be Sealed Solo. Players will be given 3 Age of Ascension Decks and asked to choose which one they wish to play. Players can choose to play either Day 1a or Day 1b - you cannot participate in both Day 1s though.

Day 1a (Friday)
Players will complete in swiss rounds that will cut to a single elimination bracket on day 2.

Day 1b (Saturday)
Players will complete in swiss rounds that will cut to a single elimination bracket on day 2.

Day 2
We will merge the standing from day 1a and day 1b to form a single elimination bracket.

Players that qualify for day 2 can register on Sunday from 8am to 9am

Prizes

EVENT PRIZES
The Vault Tour offers you the chance to redeem your Æmbershards for any of the KeyForge-themed prizes from the Prize Wall, and you'll find prizes that are entirely unique to each stop along the Tour.
For a look at the Prize Wall options revealed thus far, head over to the Organized Play section of the Master Vault and visit the Prize Gallery!

The champion of the main event will receive a travel award to a Vault Tour of their choice. Plus, prizes for the events will be given in Æmbershards as follow:

Main event gets you…
- 30 for participation
- 15 per win
- Top 32 (Day 2 only) 50
- Top 16 (Day 2 only) 75
- Top 8 (Day 2 only) 100
- Top 4 (Day 2 only) 150
- Finalists 300
- Champion 500

Archon/Sealed Pod Events get you…
- 2 for participation
- 5 per win
(This will give you a maximum Æmber per pod of 17!)

Scheduled side events get you…
- 3 for participation
- 5 if you end up 1-3
- 10 if you end up 2-2
- 20 if you end up 3-1
- 40 if you end up 4-0
(This will give you a maximum Æmber of 43!)
For more info on prizes please check the following link
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2019/3/6/the-hunt-for-aember/

For the main event Æmber is added to your account at the end of each tournament day (approximately 30 minutes after the last round concludes as we'll need to wait for the last games to finish, enter results and upload etc…). For the side events, Æmber is added to your account right after the conclusion of the event.