The Calling - Melbourne - 11th June 2021

28th Apr 2021 Legend Story Studios

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UPDATE: This event has been delayed due to the COVID lockdown in Melbourne. The indicative date for the event is now 10 July, but we will provide more information as the government releases further details on the status of the lockdown.


The war for the soul of Rathe between the forces of Light and Shadow rages on! The eyes of the Flesh and Blood TCG worlds move to Melbourne as ‘The Calling’ tournament series makes its return to Australia in the brand new two-day format.

Legend Story Studios is proud to announce that the second Monarch Calling event will feature both Sealed Deck and Booster Draft formats, using Monarch First Edition product! We’ve been working hard to offer players a full weekend of high profile events as part of The Calling Weekend, brought to you from the beautiful Quality Hotel Taylors Lakes.

The Calling Weekend will showcase Monarch Sealed, Monarch Draft while also offering $10,000 of Cash Prizes, Professional Tournament Invitations, and Golden Cold Foil Legendary prize cards!

You have heard the call - how will you respond?


Calling Weekend - Melbourne 2021

Date: Friday 11th June - Sunday 13th June

Venue:

  • Friday: UPDATED - Caroline Springs Scout Centre - 115 Tenterfield Dr, Burnside Heights VIC 3023
  • Saturday-Sunday: Quality Hotel Taylors Lakes, 7 Melton Hwy, Taylors Lakes

Friday 11th June 2021 - Battle Hardened (Monarch Team Sealed)

Operated & hosted by Midian Gaming

Grab your buddies and ready yourselves for battle with Friday afternoon Monarch Team Sealed!

Each team will consist of three members and be given a total of nine (9) booster packs to construct three decks. The packs will consist of 3x Monarch First Edition and 6x Monarch Unlimited.

This is an open-entry tournament (no invitation or qualification is required, anyone can play!).

Start Time: 5pm (Doors Open: 4pm, Player Meeting: 4:30pm).

Entry Fee: TBC

Format: Monarch Team Sealed

Venue: UPDATED - Caroline Springs Scout Centre - 115 Tenterfield Dr, Burnside Heights VIC 3023

Player Cap: UPDATED - 120

Registration: https://midiangaming.com.au/flesh-and-blood-tcg-battle-hardened-event-melbourne/

Saturday 12th June - Sunday 13th June 2021: The Calling Main Event (Monarch First Edition Limited)

Operated & hosted by Midian Gaming

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Put your limited skills to the test as players compete to etch their name into the history books! Who will rise to the occasion and claim the trophy as well as the title of Calling Champion? Glory and incredible amounts of cash and special prizes await!

Day 1 is Monarch Sealed Deck, with the Top 32 players progressing to Day 2 featuring Monarch draft. This is a professional level open entry tournament (no invitation or qualification is required, anyone can play!)

Entry Fee: $70.00AUD

Player Cap: 180

Registration: https://midiangaming.com.au/flesh-and-blood-tcg-the-calling-melbourne/

Event Schedule - UPDATED

Day 1 (Part 1) Schedule and Format

  • Doors Open: 9 am
  • Player Meeting: 9:45 am
  • Start Time: 10 am
  • Format: Monarch Sealed Deck
  • Rounds (Swiss Sealed): 6 rounds

Day 1 (Part 2 - Top 32) Schedule and Format

  • Start Time: 3:45pm
  • Format: Monarch Booster Draft
  • Rounds (Draft Pods): 3 rounds (4 Draft Pods, 3 rounds per draft)
    • Rounds will be played against player in your Draft Pod

Day 2 Schedule and Format

  • Doors Open: 8 am
  • Player Meeting: 8:45 am
  • Start Time: 9 am
  • Format: Monarch Booster Draft
    • Top 32: 3 rounds (4 Draft Pods, 3 rounds per draft)
    • Top 8: Single elimination

Players will be seated into draft pods based on standings after Swiss Sealed. After the Draft #1, players will be seated into new draft pods based on updated standings.

Tournament Structure

Swiss rounds are best of one and will be 30 + 5 minutes in duration.

Players will be seated into draft pods based on standings after Swiss Sealed. After the first draft, players will be seated into new draft pods based on updated standings.

There will be a cut to Top 8 at the conclusion of the Swiss drafts. The Top 8 will consist of one Monarch Draft.

  • Top 8 matches are best of one. Top 8 matches have no time limit. Players are still expected to play at a reasonable pace and Slow Play penalties will be enforced.
  • For each Top 8 match, the player that finished higher in the Swiss portion of the event chooses to play first or second.
Champion $1200 + Golden Cold Foil Extended Art Fyendal's Spring Tunic + Professional Tournament Invite (PTI)
Finalist $900 + Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + PTI
3rd $700 + Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + PTI
4th $600 + Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + PTI
5th - 6th $500 + Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + PTI
7th - 8th $400 + Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + PTI
9th - 32nd $200

All participants will also receive a Monarch season ‘Calling’ exclusive playmat featuring Nourishing Emptiness! (while stocks last - on a ‘first come, first served’ basis via registration)

Sunday 13th June 2021 - Pro Quest (Classic Constructed)

Operated & hosted by Midian Gaming

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Classic Constructed will make its return on the grand stage of organised play with Pro Quest! Booster prizes are up for grabs, as well as Cold Foil Heroes to the Top 8 and a Golden Cold Foil Legendary to the winner! Whether it's Light or Shadow, swords or axes, arcane or physical, angels or demons, or fantastical illusions to deceive your opponents, bring your mastery of the old Heroes or the Talented new kids on the block to the forefront of tournament play!

This is an open-entry tournament (no invitation or qualification is required, anyone can play!)

Doors Open: 8 am

Player Meeting: 9:15 am

Start Time: 9:30 am

Entry Fee: $35.00AUD

Format: Classic Constructed - Swiss rounds with a cut to a Top 8.

Registration: https://midiangaming.com.au/flesh-and-blood-tcg-the-calling-melbourne-pro-quest-sunday/

Tournament Structure

The number of Swiss rounds to be played will be based on attendance as outlined below. Swiss rounds are best of one and will be 50 + 5 minutes in duration.

Rounds:

  • 64 or fewer: 6 rounds
  • 65 - 128: 7 rounds
  • 129 - 226: 8 rounds

The Top 8 players after swiss rounds will advance to the Top 8 single-elimination playoffs. The format of the Top 8 will be Classic Constructed

  • Top 8 matches are best of one. Top 8 matches will be timed. Please see our Tournament Rules and Policy for information on timed Top 8 matches.
  • For each Top 8 match, the player that finished higher in the Swiss portion of the event chooses to play first or second.
Champion Random drop Gold Cold Foil Legendary + Cold Foil Adult Hero + PTI
Finalist Cold Foil Adult Hero
3rd - 4th Cold Foil Adult Hero
5th - 8th Cold Foil Adult Hero

Cold Foil Adult Heroes will be ‘drafted’ by players based on standings at the end of the Swiss portion of the event.

Further prizes for Pro Quest will be based on attendance.

Watch the action live!

Be sure to tune into the livestream on the official Youtube channel. Details coming soon.