Star Wars: Legion - Escalation League

30 Jun 2018 10:00 – 21:00
Repeats weekly, until 07 Jul 2018
Location: Little Shop of Magic, 8665 West Flamingo Road, #2000, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Category: Miniature Games

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Star Wars Legion - Escalation League

What Happens Here?

This is an casual league day for our Star Wars Legion Escalation League. Players are paired up each week and must play for the fate of a galaxy far, far away.   During that time, Long, Long ago, players will maneuver and strategize to effectively sieze control of key objectives and win the day for the heroic rebellion, or ever powerful empire.

What Is the Entrance Fee?

$5 will sign you up for the whole league.   You can sign up at any point during the league.

What Is an Escalation Format?

Starting with a small squad, players will battle each week to determine whose mission will be a success, and who will be forced to retreat and regroup.    As the weeks come players will have their squad point limit increased, so they can run faster and stronger units.  

For this event players point limits are below with their corresponding weeks included.

  • Week 1: 350 Points (6/9/18-6/15/18)
      • 1 Commander Unit
      • 2-4 Corps Units
      • 0-1 Special Forces Units
      • 0-1 Support Units
      • 0 Heavy Units
      • Players who are new may use the full compliments assigned in the Legion Core Set.
  • Week 2: 500 Points (6/16/18-6/22/18)
      • 1 Commander Unit
      • 2-4 Corps Units
      • 0-2 Special Forces Units
      • 0-2 Support Units
      • 0-1 Heavy Units
  • Week 3: 650 Points (6/23/18-6/29/18)
      • 1-2 Commander Units
      • 3-6 Corps Units
      • 0-2 Special Forces Units
      • 0-2 Support Units
      • 0-1 Heavy Units
  • Week 4: 800 Points (6/30/18-7/7/18)
      • 1-2 Commander Units
      • 3-6 Corps Units
      • 0-3 Special Forces Units
      • 0-3 Support Units
      • 0-2 Heavy Units

How will this League run?

While the official league days are specifically set for players in the league to play their weekly games, players may arrange to play at any point during the week. New weeks start on Saturdays and players have until the following Friday to play their league game. The only restriction is that games must be played in the store and players must adhere to store operating hours.

This league will run through the end of July 7th. During and after the event, prizes will be handed out for certain achievements.

How do I Score League Points?

We will be keeping track of recognizable accolades, such as attendance, decorations of the officers, etc.  Players score points for the following achievemenst:

  • Patronage: purchase a Star Wars Legion product from our shop during the league.
  • Games Played: Play in any or all weeks of the league
  • Decorated Painter: Present a member of your army to us for inspection
  • Operation Achievement: At the beginning of every match, secretly select a unit from your army to be protected. If you defeat the enemies secret unit, than you score an operation achievement
  • Major Achievement: once you've scored a collective 7 points from mission objectives, come to us to claim your Major Achievement.

Are There Any Prizes?

Yes, the league will feature prizes from Fantasy Flight Game's monthly organized play kits. This month's prizes feature:

  • Alternate Stormtrooper upgrade cards
  • Silver Imperial Commander Token
  • Best Painted Commander Award

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What is Legion?

Star Wars legion is a tactical miniatures game that pits the glorious imperials vs. the traitorus rebellion.   In game you take command of your force and recreate the unsung battles of the galactic nuisance through the use of every available strategy.