Grand Prix Yverdon
Date: 16 April 2023
Opening doors: 12:30 CET
Check-in: 12:45-13:15 CET on-site
Tournament start: 13:30 CET
Where: EXPLORiT, Y-Parc, Avenue des Découvertes 1, 1400 Yverdon-les-Bains
Entry-fee: CHF 35.00 payment in advance (CHF 40.00 on site)
Registration: By purchasing a ticket (in our shop) or last minute on site while checking in.
1. Grand Prix Structure
The Grand Prix Yverdon is the second stage of the VTX Pro Tour. The Grand Prix will be played as a round robin into single elimination. Depending on the amount of participants, the structure can be changed. During the Grands Prix you will gather points based on your performance. You could have the chance to play in the final stage of the tour on December 10th based on your standing after the four Grands Prix.
2. Sign-up & Check-in
To participate in the stage one of the tour purchase a ticket for the Grand Prix here or check in on site one hour prior to the event start. The tournament check-in will be done in person on site, where you have to reach out to the admin (TO) and confirm your participation. Underage players younger than 16 years old will have to bring the consent form of their legal guardian to participate in the tournament. All participants must give their player names and bring proof of registration digitally or printed together with an identification document. A late arrival can lead to a disqualification without a refund of the ticket.
Stage two of the VTX Pro Tour will be hosted at EXPLORiT, Y-Parc, Avenue des Découvertes 1, 1400 Yverdon-les-Bains. You can find all information regarding how to get there, opening hours and more here.
4. Participation Fee
The early bird participation fee for a single Grand Prix is CHF 35.00, if the ticket is purchased in advance online here. The fee for last minute registrations on-site is CHF 40.00. You have the option to buy a Full Access Pass for the whole Championship for CHF 129.00. As a VIRTUALETIX Standard Member or VIRTUALETIX Premium Member the Full Access Pass for the participation at all four Grands Prix are included in your membership. The ticket and the Full Access Pass are non-refundable.
5. Prize Pool and Distribution
CHF 20.00 of the entry-fee per participant will go into the prize pool for each Grand Prix, for example:
32 participants: CHF 640.00
16 participants: CHF 320.00
8 participants: CHF 160.00
The prize pool will be distributed as follows:
Up to 16 participants
1st place – 50%
2nd place – 30%
3rd place – 20%
Up to 32 participants
1st place – 40%
2nd place – 25%
3rd place – 20%
4th place – 15%
The cash prizes will be paid out by bank transfer.
7. General Tournament Rules
- Platform: PS4 or PS5
- Format: Round Robin + Single Elimination
- Rounds: Round Robin FT2, Playoffs FT3, Final Match FT5
- Time to pick: 1 minute
- Game time: 60 seconds
- Characters: You can play all available characters in the game
- Costumes: Basic character costumes are allowed, except costume 3 and 4 with Jack-7 and costume 3 with Gigas.
8. Grand Prix Ranking
At the end of each qualifier participants receive points based on their rank. The 8 players who have accumulated the most points after all qualifiers will be invited to the final stage, taking place on December 10th. Here is the point distribution:
This section will be updated with the results of the event.
If you need help you can reach out to our Head of Tournament KillerTee or Organization Assitance YuzuRin on our Discord server: https://vtx.gg/discord.
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- April 16, 2023