D&D Miniatures
2005 Gen Con Indy Championship
Fact Sheet

Held at Gen Con Indy 2005 (www.gencon.com) in Indianapolis, IN, with exclusive prizes for all participants, and offering an opportunity for the winner to work with the Wizards of the Coast R&D department to develop a D&D miniature of their choosing!

Tournament Date and Location

Saturday, August 20, 2005
Registration: 9:00 a.m.
Tournament starts: 10:00 a.m.

Gen Con Indy Miniatures Hall
Indiana Convention Center
100 South Capitol Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 56225

Other Qualifier Events

Tournament Structure

Modified Swiss-style, with top 8 playing in single elimination finals to determine the Champion. Top 8 will be played on Sunday, August 21 in the Miniatures Hall, starting at 10:00 A.M.

Tournament Format

D&D Miniatures Constructed with 200-point warbands. Assault format. No terrain tiles will be used; players will use a customized Fane of the Drow battle map given to them at the Championship. Full-color and black and white version of the map (with effects listed) are both available for download. Grab your copy today and train on the same battle field used at the D&D Miniatures 2005 Championships. The download page also includes special instructions for using the map.

Tournaments will be run according to 2004-2005 DCIUniversal Tournament Rules, DCI Penalty Guidelines, and all DCI rules pertaining to D&D Miniatures Constructed tournament rules, including all updates.

Rounds will have 60-minute time limits.

Invitations, Eligibility, and Prize Schedule

Entry into the event is by invitation only. The invitation list is compiled by the following criteria:

  • Returning 2004 D&D Miniatures Championship winner
  • Top 4 finishers from each D&D Miniatures 2005 Championship Series Qualifier
  • Top 8 finishers in the D&D Miniatures Championship Series Open (details below)
  • Top 25 D&D Miniatures worldwide DCI rated players not currently invited, announced six weeks before the Championship

View the complete list of invited players.

Prizes

First place

  • Opportunity to work with the Wizards of the Coast R&D department to develop a D&D miniature of their choosing, for inclusion within a future set of D&D Miniatures.
  • Exclusive hand-painted miniature available only at the Championship
  • D&D Miniatures product
  • Trophy with detachable, handpainted miniature you can include in warbands

Second-Fourth place

  • Exclusive hand-painted miniature available only at the Championship
  • D&D Miniatures product

Fifth-Eigth place

  • D&D Miniatures product

Each participant in the tournament will receive an exclusive D&D Miniatures battle map.

D&D Miniatures Championship Open

On Friday August 19 at Gen Con Indy, Wizards of the Coast will host the final chance for you to win an invitation to the Championship: the D&D Miniatures Championship Series Open.

Friday, August 19, 2005
Registration: 9:00 A.M. (Tournament start at 10:00 A.M.)

Gen Con Indy Miniatures Hall
Indiana Convention Center
100 South Capitol Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 56225

This 200- point Constructed, Assault format tournament is open to all players who do not hold an invitation to the Championship, and will offer invitations to the top 8 finishers to the D&D Miniatures Championship the next day.

More Information

Players who have general questions about the D&D Miniatures game, Wizards of the Coast, Inc., or the DCI players’ organization, should call Wizards of the Coast at (800) 324-6496, or send email via the form at http://wizards.custhelp.com


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