At the last EVE Fanfest in Iceland where a tournament was held to find the best EVE:Valkyrie players in the world. You can read about that event in our article here.
Of course, what do champions need to do? Defend their titles! CCP Blowout posted a thread on the official Valkyrie forums here about CCP's pans for the tournament at EVE Vegas.
What: The EVE: Valkyrie Tournament of Champions
Where: EVE Vegas, Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Resort & Casino
When: 29-30 October 2016
Who: 64 EVE Vegas attendees!
What is the EVE: Valkyrie Tournament of Champions?
The Tournament of Champions is a Player vs Player EVE: Valkyrie event held for EVE Vegas attendees. The winners of the tournament will pick up an awesome bundle of prizes and will then be facing off against INVADERS ? the champions of the EVE Fanfest 2016 PVP tournament who will be defending their title of Ultimate Champions.
How do I register for the tournament?
Just head over to our signup page and complete the form. You?ll need your EVE Vegas receipt' order number as proof you?ll be attending the event (can be found right below the Order Summary in your confirmation e-mail for EVE Vegas). Entries are limited to only 64 pilots, so we will be doing a random draw to decide the teams. Note: entries close at 11:59pm UTC on Thursday, 20 October 2016.
What prizes are up for grabs?
Full prize details are forthcoming ? don't worry, they?re awesome!
When does it start?
The tournament will begin at 1:30pm on Saturday 29th October 2016
The grand final will begin at 1:30pm on Sunday 30 October 2016
What is the competition format?
16 teams will battle through four rounds of single elimination 4v4 Team Deathmatch competition. The team that emerges victorious will take on the notorious Invaders, winners of the EVE: Valkyrie Fanfest 2016 Tournament. The grand final will be a Team Deathmatch ?best of three?, with the winners being the first team to achieve two victories.
It's going to be a great event this year at what is shaping up to be an awesome EVE Vegas indeed. Looking forward to seeing you guys there!
- CCP Blowout
Make sure you check out the official forum for more information here where you can also sign up to the event!