Hypergrid

CZECH OPEN 2019 - 2nd National HYPERGRID Championship

13th - 20th July 2019

Organizer: EULER’s GAME in cooperation with ADC BlackfireEntertainment and AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o.

Tournament director: Jan Opčík (4thLINE@centrum.cz)

 

13th July - 18th July HYPERGRID introduction and training plays

Game is demoed for anyone; rules to be explained into very details for festival attendees interested into qualifier on the 19th of July.

Time schedule:

Saturday 13th July – 18th July 10.00 Start
  13.00 – 14.00 Lunch break

18.00 End of demoing

 

19th July. National HYPERGRID Championship qualification tournament

Last chance to qualify for national Hypergrid Championships!

HYPERGRID is new non-trivial abstract strategy game based on TIC-TAC-TOE principle set in dynamic 3D space. Place two tokens on a turn, combine their effects and create more lines for Victory points than your opponent.

- open for players  without age, performance and nationality limitations
- closed for already qualified players
- Swiss system, (max 8 players 3 rounds, max. 16 players 4 rounds, max 32 players 5 rounds)
- time limit for each round 50 minutes (25 minutes per player)
- points for each round: Win 3 points; loss 1 point; draw 2 points; 0:0 tie 0 points
- total gaming Victory Points gained throughout the qualification tournament is a tiebreaker 

Prices: Board game in a value of 1000czk for the winner; the 1st and the 2nd players forward to the National Tournament.

Starting is with no fee.

Time schedule:

Friday 19th July
12.30 – 13.00 Registration
  13.00 – 18.00 (max, due to number of rounds) LCQ tournament

18.00 (or earlier, due to number of rounds) Results announcement

 

20th July The 2nd National HYPERGRID Championship

The annual Championship in game of  HYPERGRID.

- closed for up to 32 players from all regional qualifications
- players will form 8 groups 4 players each. After 3 rounds within a group, each v. all, the first 2 players from each group advance to the 4-round play-off.
- change of the system is reserved; should not all qualified players arrive then the number of groups and their numbers of player may change, or the Swiss system will be used for the given players number followed by TOP8 play-off.
- time limit of each round  is 50 minutes (25 mins. per player), in the final round 60 minutes (30 mins. per player)
- Tournament Points from each round in groups: Win 3 points; loss 1 point; draw 2 points; 0:0 tie 0 points
- Total gaming Victory points gained throughout the tournament is a Tournament Points tiebreaker for advancing to the play-off, as is for playoff draws.

Prices: Board games for TOP4 in values of 10.000, 5000czk, 3000czk and 2000czk. 

Starting is with no fee.

Time schedule:

Saturday 20th July
09.30 – 10.00 Registration
  10.00 – 18.00 (lunch break before play-off) Tournament

18.00 (at the latest, reserve included) Results announcement

 

Place:
CSOB pojistovna arena, Sukova trida 1735, Pardubice, connection from the railway station by trolleybus No. 3 and by bus No. 10, 16 and 17 (4th stop)

Sunday 15th