OVERVIEW / SCHEDULE
The Feast Regional Championships 2018 are a series of official FINAL FANTASY XIV tournaments being held in each region to determine the ultimate victor of the Feast in North America, Europe, and Japan.
The tournament will begin with in-game preliminaries where they will continue in online semifinals. Teams that emerge victorious in the semifinals will be invited to their local Fan Festival to take part in the finals to decide the regional champions!
The FEAST Regional Championship Preliminaries
- PRELIMINARIES PERIOD
FROM TUESDAY, JULY 3, TO TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018.
Similar to the regular season of the Feast, teams that participate in the Feast (Team Ranked Match) will be ranked based on their team’s overall rating. At the end of the preliminaries, the top six qualifying teams of the Chaos data centre will be eligible to proceed to the semifinals.
View the Feast Rankings.
The FEAST Regional Championship Semifinals
- SEMIFINALS PERIOD
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 AND SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9.
The top 6 eligible teams on the Chaos data centre will be divided into 2 blocks of 3 teams each. Block A will consist of teams that ranked #1, #3 and #5 in the preliminaries while block B will be teams #2, #4 and #6.
A round-robin of best-of-three (BO3) matches will be held between the teams of Block A, and another series between the teams of Block B, to decide the top four teams to attend the finals. The two winning teams, per block, will then be invited to the Fan Festival 2019 in Paris to compete in the finals!
The semifinals will be streamed online live!
- Semifinals (Chaos Data Centre, Block A) Scheduled for Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 18:00 (BST) / 17:00 (GMT)
- Semifinals (Chaos Data Centre, Block B) Scheduled for Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 18:00 (BST) / 17:00 (GMT)
Please note that the streaming schedule is subject to change.
The FEAST Regional Championship Finals
- FINALS PERIOD
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2, AND SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2019
The finals to determine the regional champion for the Feast will be held at Fan Festival 2019 in Paris! The #1 team from Block A will battle against the #2 team from Block B, and the #1 team from Block B will battle against the #2 team from Block A, in a best-of-three match to determine the finalists. The two winning teams will then do battle in a best-of-five match to determine the Feast Regional Champion for Europe!
The finals will be streamed live as well! We hope you all tune in and watch the moment where our very first regional champions are determined!
- Fan Festival 2019 in Paris – La Grande Halle de La Villette, Paris, France