|Eligibility||Anyone may participate in any Regional Championships held in the same region as where the participant is residing (Asia-Oceania AO, Europe EU or North/Latin America NA/LA).|
with Terms & Conditions
Please print and fill in the above deck registration forms for BSF2018 Regional Championships. Each Team will only require one copy of the Team Registration Form.
For Regional Championships, players of VGE, WSE and BFE must participate in teams of 3. The restrictions for team forming are as follow:
- VGE: All 3 players in a team must use different clans
- WSE: All 3 players in a team must use different titles
- BFE: All 3 players in a team must use different flags
5440 North River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
100 CNN Center, Atlanta, GA 30303
1 Harbour Sq, Toronto, ON M5J 1A6
7311 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6X 1A3
Calle Morelos 67, Cuauhtémoc, Juárez, 06600 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
800 West Katella, CA 92802
198 Central Avenue, White Plains, NY 10606
15700 John F. Kennedy Blvd Houston, TX 77032
400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215
Remarks: ***Players will need to purchase a badge to Origins Game Fair to participate the tournament.
To purchase the ticket, please go to following link: http://originsgamefair.com/registration/
Complexe Richmond 2 cœur de ville 59420 Mouvaux
Orfeos 10-12, Galátsion, Greece
Rue de la Tribune 8, 1000 Bruxelles
Via Luigi Vanvitelli, 5, 00153 Roma RM
Kastanienallee 82, 10435 Berlin
Jalan Boulevard Barat Raya, Kelapa Gading Barat,
Kelapa Gading, RT.18/RW.8, Klp. Gading Bar., Klp. Gading,
Kota Jkt Utara,
Daerah Khusus Ibukota
1 Venture Avenue, Singapore 608521
Registration: 9:30am – 10:30am
Buddyfight Junior Registration: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
*Prizes for Buddyfight Junior Challenge may be different from the main tournament.
#TAGCC (Toys/Anime/Games/Comic Con)
Lingkaran Syed Putra, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Early Registration Counter (outside the hall): 8.30 AM – 9.30AM (for both day)
Players are entitled to a discounted ticket to enter the event.
Ticket: RM10.00 / day
Normal Registration (Inside the Hall): 10.00AM – 10.30AM
Players will need to purchase normal priced ticket to enter and register inside
Normal ticket: RM18.00
8 McKinley Pkwy, Taguig, Metro Manila
<Registration: 9:00am – 10:00am–>
8 Greenfield Parade, Bankstown NSW 2200
Registration: 9:00am – 10:00am
Format & Regulations
|Format||Individual & Team League|
The event is grouped into 3 regions:
Anyone may participate in any Regional Championships held in the same region as where the participant is residing (Asia-Oceania AO, Europe EU or North/Latin America NA/LA).
|Language||Only English edition cards may be used.|
|Cards||Cards from new expansions are legal to use from the expansion’s official release date.
Cards from expansions which are available after Sneak Preview / Pre-sale events are not allowed for use in the tournaments until the expansions are officially released.
|Deck||A player must use the same deck throughout a tournament. No switching of cards is permitted in between games within a tournament, except for the situations specified in the Sideboard Ruling for BFE & DB Best of 3 tournaments.|
Fighters are required to use opaque card sleeves so that the back of cards cannot be easily distinguished.
Sleeves used for all cards must be of the same design unless otherwise stated.
VGE: Players may use different card sleeves from their deck for their G Units. Sleeves used for the other cards must be of the same design.
BFE: Players may use different card sleeves from their deck for their Flag.
DB: Players may use different card sleeves from their deck for their Banners.
|Deck Registration||It is mandatory to register the deck (submit the deck list) upon tournament registration.
Discrepancies between the deck list and actual deck used in the tournament may result in a penalty.
If the Regional Championship is held inside another convention, the entry fee to the convention may be applicable.
|Time-up Policy||Players have 10 minutes to finish the 3 extra turns. After 10 minutes, the game is decided by sudden death.
For best of 3 formats, if it is 1-1 after the extra turns procedure, both players lose.
|Deck Check||To avoid disputes and cases of cheating, we would require all participants to fill in Deck Registration Forms, which include their deck list and a media release agreement before registering for the tournaments.|
- The team with more match wins across its players wins. If both teams have the same number of match wins, both teams lose.
- Players are allowed to communicate with their teammates during a match as long as they do not leave their seats. However, players are not allowed to touch their teammates’ cards in any zone.
Sideboard Ruling (For Future Card Buddyfight Best of 3 rounds)
- Fighters must use the same Buddy and Flag throughout the whole tournament. Fighters cannot change the Buddy or Flag between games.
- Fighters can have 0-10 cards for their sideboard.
- The 4 per deck rule applies to the main deck and sideboard as a whole. (i.e. You may only have up to 4 of a certain card between your deck and sideboard. Like normal games, your Buddy does not count towards the 4 per deck.)
- Between games 1-2 and 2-3 of each round, fighters may use cards from their sideboard to change their deck.
- After sideboarding, the deck needs to be in a legal state and the sideboard can be no more than 10 cards.
- Fighters must return deck to pre-sideboard state before each new round.
Sideboard Ruling (For Dragoborne -Rise to Supremacy- Best of 3 rounds)
- Dragoborne must use the same Banners throughout the whole tournament. Dragoborne cannot change their Banners between games.
- Dragoborne can have only 0 or 10 cards for their sideboard.
- The sideboard may not contain Banners.
- The 4 per deck rule applies to the main deck and sideboard as a whole. (i.e. You may only have up to 4 of a certain card between your deck and sideboard.)
- Between games 1-2 and 2-3 of each round, Dragoborne may use cards from their sideboard to change their deck.
- After sideboarding, the deck needs to be in a legal state.
- Dragoborne must return deck to pre-sideboard state before each new round.
VGE / WSE / BFE / DB Regulation & Formats
|Best of 1, Swiss
|Best of 1, Swiss
|Best of 3, Swiss
|Best of 3, Swiss
|Number of rounds will be dependent on number of participants and schedule
Cut to Top 8
|Best of 1, Single
|Best of 1, Single
|Best of 3, Single
|Best of 3, Single
An English edition hot-stamped PR card of the game played
A storage box
*while stock last
An exclusive drawstring bag
|Top 8 Teams / Top 8 Players|
|A commemorative Top 8 Pin Badge for each player|
|Top 4 Teams / Top 4 Players|
Top 4 Playmat & a certificate for each player
|Top 3 Teams / Top 3 Players|
|A medal for each player|
|Champion Team / Player|
A special Champion PR for each player
Future Card Buddyfight
Exalted Flag Series
*Champion players may each choose a different flag to receive within the team.
**The Exalted Flag Series are legal for use in all tournaments.
Free Fight will be held alongside the main tournaments of Regional Championships as side events.
Free Fight is organized for players to play simply for fun without competition, while encouraging them to make new friends with other players.
* Side events may not be available at all locations.
|Format and Regulation||Free Fight forms will be provided for participants to record who they are playing with during the Free Fight time. Players who have at least 3 rounds of matches with 3 different people will be eligible to redeem 1 piece of the Free Fight PR card.|
|Language||Only English Edition cards may be used|
|Eligibility||All players may participate in Free Fights|
1 Side Event PR card of the game played
|Redemption||After the Free Fight time ends, a redemption period will be announced.|
Are Japanese edition cards allowed in the main tournaments?
No, only English edition cards may be used in the main tournaments. No mixing of multiple languages in the deck is allowed too.
Am I allowed to switch decks and/or change cards in the midst of a tournament?
Participants are NOT allowed to switch decks or change cards in the tournament, except for what has been stated in sideboard ruling for Future Card Buddyfight and Dragoborne -Rise to Supremacy-.
Should I sleeve the cards? May I use different sleeves for G units (Cardfight!! Vanguard) / Buddy Monster and/or Flag (Future Card Buddyfight) / Banners (Dragoborne)?
Yes, you are required to use opaque card sleeves so that the back of cards cannot be easily distinguished. Maximum 2 layers of sleeves are allowed. Only licensed sleeves are allowed.
Cardfight!! Vanguard: You may use different card sleeves from your main deck for your G units.
Future Card Buddyfight: You should use the same card sleeves for the whole deck, including main and sideboard cards, as well as the Buddy Monster. However, you are allowed to use a different sleeve for Flag card.
Dragoborne –Rise to Supremacy–: You may use different card sleeves for your Banners. Sleeves used within each main deck & sideboard have to be of the same design.
Am I allowed to use my own playmat or sleeves in Shop Challenges & Regional Championships tournaments?
Yes, you are allowed to use your own playmats or sleeves as long as the they are licensed products. It is prohibited to use any unlicensed card supplies.
Are there any entry fees?
Entry fees may be charged at shop’s discretion for Shop Challenges. There are no entry fees to any tournament in the Bushiroad Spring Fest 2018 Regional Championships. However, players may have to pay to enter the venue if a Regional Championship is held within another event which requires an entry fee.
If I am not the citizen of any countries in the region where a Shop Challenge or Regional Championship is held but I am currently residing in a country in that region, am I able to participate that Shop Challenge or Regional Championship?
Yes, you are allowed to participate in the Shop Challenges/Regional Championship in the same region as you are currently residing (North/Latin America, Europe and Asia-Oceania), regardless of your nationality.
Will the winners of Bushiroad Spring Fest 2018 Regional Championships receive an invitation to World Finals in Japan?
Invitations will only be given to winners of Bushiroad Championship Series (BCS) 2018 Regional Championships, which will be held in the latter half of the year. Bushiroad Spring Fest 2018 regional champions will not be invited.