With an exceptionally strong competitive Netrunner scene, Ottawa is finally graced with their very own Regional event! A mid-point between Toronto and Montréal, the capital attracts contenders from all across the north-east. After five rounds of Swiss, and an exciting top eight, two friends are left at the final table: Ottawa’s Alex Bradley and his tag punishment SYNC, against Dien Tran and his no-nonsense Valencia. Will Alex be able to tag out the nosy Anarch, or will Dien be able to blackmail his way to a second game?
This is it! For all the chips, all the marbles, for all the glory, and the bye at nationals! Alex and Jesse face off for the third time, with Jesse having an all important one game advantage in this final match! Can Alex come back from a one game deficit and win the regional for Adelaide, or will Jesse win the Adelaide regional for a second year running? Time to finally find out!
It’s time for the losers final, with a spot in the grand final up for grabs! Alex is on screen for the billionth time, facing off against Tim in an exciting rematch from round 5! In a classic match up, it’s prepaid kate against NEH Fast Advance, which is sure to get the blood pumping in the lead up to the grand final! Who will take it? Tune in and find out!
We are nearing the very end of the competition, and this time, it’s personal! Local player Alex and Melbourne Netrunner veteran Jesse face off in winners finals for a place and game advantage in the grand final! These two have met before, and sparks were flying then, so this is sure to be a good one!
As we work our way deeper into the top 8, locals Damian and Stephen fight for survival in the losers bracket. Jinteki Biotech and Edward Kim have not been seen much since their release, but both are out in full force here, with a game illustrating Edward Kim’s raw power, and some exciting card choices on the corp side. If you are looking for something just a little bit different, don’t miss this!
We are getting to the pointy end of the competition as top 8 games are finally under way. Locals O’Dea and Adrian grace our screens for the first time in this first round of top 8 with some very interesting decks, more interesting strategies, and a nail biter of a finish. Not to be missed!