This is a standard Gaining Grounds 18 five (5) round tournament. Each round will be 2.5 hours long. Players will choose a single faction to play all weekend. Everything, except time for rounds, will be as described with Gaining Grounds 18. The TO maintains discretion as to allowing anything Wyrd releases at GenCon.
Malifaux Trios is a team based format with three people on each team, with each team having one Team Captain and two (2) Teammates. Teams can consist of any mix of Factions, but each individual player is considered fixed in their Faction.
Six (6) Enforcers enter, one (1) Enforcer leaves. Fight against your opponents colliseum style to become the Arena Champion.
The Malifaux Narrative Encounters will be run as a three (3) day campaign over the course of the NOVA Open, with each Day of the NOVA Open being considered a campaign “week”. Thursday, Friday, Saturday of the NOVA Open will feature a special scheduled Narrative Encounter that will affect the outcome of the Malifaux Narrative.