Top competitors gather at the UniVersus Hero League Championship to prove their mettle and show that they are the best in the world!

Quick Details - "Hero League Championship"

Location: Orlando, Florida
Venue: Sheraton Orlando Lake Buena Vista Resort - 12205 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836
Date: February 2nd, 2024 - February 4th, 2024
Format: My Hero Academia Spotlight

Please note, the Hero League Championship main event is an invite-only tournament that you qualify for via top finishes at a Pro Hero Nationals event or earn an invite from the Last Chance Qualifier. However, all players are welcome to compete in the Last Chance Qualifier, compete in side events, and cheer on your favorite players!

For Invitees

Congratulations on your invitation to the 2023 UniVersus Hero League Championship!

Invitees will receive an email regarding travel details by Nov 10, 2023. We ask that all invited players confirm their attendance by replying to the email by Nov 24th, 2023 or your invitation may be passed down to top participants in the Last Chance Qualifier. If you do not receive your email or have any questions about your invitation, please reach out to us at OP@uvsgames.com.

Last Chance Qualifier

Last Chance Qualifiers return for the UniVersus Hero League Championship! Top performing players in the Last Chance Qualifier event on Friday earn their ticket into the Main Championship Event! Do you have what it takes? See below for more details.

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UniVersus Hero League Championship Schedule

Friday February 2nd, 2024

Player Meeting

8:30 AM

Last Chance Qualifier

9:00AM - 6:00PM

On Demand Side Events

1:00PM - 5:00PM

HLC VIP Dinner with UVS Games Staff

7:00PM


Saturday February 3rd, 2024

Player Meeting / Deck Check (HLC Invitees)

9:30AM

HLC Day 1 (HLC Invitees) (Streamed)

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Specialty Side Event #1 (Standard Format:
Challenger Characters Only)

11:00AM - 2:00PM

On Demand Side Events

11:00AM - 6:00PM

Specialty Side Event #2 (Standard Format)

3:00PM - 7:00PM

Sunday February 4th, 2024

Player Meeting / Deck Check (HLC Invitees)

9:30AM

HLC Day 2 (HLC Invitees) (Streamed)

10:00AM

Specialty Side Event #3 (Retro Format)

11:00AM - 2:00PM

On Demand Side Events

11:00AM - 6:00PM

Specialty Side Event #4 (Teams Standard Format)

3:00PM - 7:00PM

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Last Chance Qualifier Details

Registration Link: Last Chance Qualifier Link
Cost: $30
Format:
My Hero Academia Spotlight
Max Players: 256
Rounds: Swiss rounds based on player attendance, Max 8 rounds, No top cut.
Early Registration Bonus: Sign up by November 30th, 2023 to receive a special UniVersus branded t-shirt (email for sizing will be sent in early December.)

Last Chance Qualifier Prizing

Participation

One UniVersus branded bag that will include 13 symbol stickers, Class Reunion dice pack, and 3 Jet Burn booster packs.

Highest Placing Participants*

Invite to the HLC main event

*Total number of invites to be given out will be 4 plus the number of Nationals earned invitees unable to attend the HLC main event.

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Hero League Championship Details

UniVersus Hero League Championship Main Event

Players from around the world have competed at the highest levels of competition to lay it all on the line at this Championship event of the 2023 Organized Play Season. Earning their invitation to this event secures their placement as the Top 32 players in the world, but who will reign as the new #1?

Format: My Hero Academia Spotlight
Structure: 32 Player - Double Elimination Bracket, Best of 3, Untimed Rounds.
Invitee Base Prizing:
- One UniVersus branded bag that will include 13 symbol stickers, Class Reunion dice pack, and a Jet Burn booster box
- Premium UVS Games deckbox
- MHA Endeavor Vs Hood playmat
- Cowboy Bebop 25th Anniversary Playmat
- Automatic invite to next year's national level events
- VIP Dinner with UVS Games Staff
- Personalized UVS Games Jersey (LCQ earned invitees will receive a non-personalized UVS Games Jersey)
- Travel to/from HLC 2023 and Lodging for the event (Not applicable to LCQ earned invitees)

Details: After all 32 players have been identified from invites and LCQ winners, players will be randomly placed into a 32 player double elimination bracket. Match play procedure will follow our Tournament Floor Rules for top cuts with the following exception:
- Players will randomly determine who chooses to play first in game one.

This event will take place over the course of two days. Saturday (day 1) being a minimum of 5 rounds with more played if time permits. The remaining rounds will be take place on Sunday (Day 2) until a champion is identified.

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Hero League Championship Event Prizing

Top 32

Top 32 Playmat
Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Top 16

Top 16 Playmat
Top 16 Serialized Dabi Chrome Rare
Shoto Todoroki Promo

Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Top 8

Top 8 Playmat
Top 8 Serialized Hawks Chrome Rare
Hawks Promo

Shoto Todoroki Promo
Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Top 4

Top 4 Playmat
Top 4 Serialized Endeavor Chrome Rare
Endeavor Promo
Hawks Promo
Shoto Todoroki Promo
Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Finalist

Finalist Playmat
Finalist Serialized Katsuki Bakugo Chrome Rare
Katsuki Bakugo Promo
Endeavor Promo
Hawks Promo
Shoto Todoroki Promo
Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Champion

Champion Playmat
Champion Serialized Chrome Rare Series
(Dabi, Hawks, Endeavor, Katsuki Bakugo, Izuku Midoriya)
Auto invite to the next Worlds level event
UniVersus Champion Trophy
Invitation to design a custom UniVersus Card with the UVS Games design team
Izuku Midoriya Promo
Katsuki Bakugo Promo
Endeavor Promo
Hawks Promo
Shoto Todoroki Promo
Ochaco Uraraka Promo

Be a part of the game where worlds collide! The winner of the 2023 UniVersus Hero League Championship will earn the right to work with the UVS Games design team to create their very own card and be immortalized in UniVersus forever. The card will feature original art of the champion, and text commemorating their epic victory. Don’t miss your chance to win the coolest prize in gaming.*

(Players who won a championship prior to UVS Games taking ownership of UniVersus will be contacted directly about getting their card published.)

*Winner must sign an NDA to participate in this design a card prize. All UVS Games decisions regarding art and game design are final.

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Specialty Side Events

All Specialty Side Events will be Swiss Rounds with no top cuts. Number of rounds will be based on the number of players in the event.

Specialty Side Event #1
Format:
Standard: Challenger Characters Only
Registration Link:
Opens January 29th, 2024
Cost:
$10
Four characters enter, but only 1 can be victorious! This event will require you to challenge your deck building skills within the current standard format. Spike, Faye, Vash, Or Wolfwood from our Challenger Deck Series MUST be your starting character for every game in this event. Will you reach the stars or crash on a planet of defeat?


Specialty Side Event #2
Format:
Standard Constructed
Registration Link:
Opens January 29th, 2024
Cost: $10
Standard format brings out the best from our players. This event will let you experience all the new battles you can have with Jet Burn and the Challenger Series! Can you rise to the challenge?

Specialty Side Event #3
Format:
Retro Constructed
Cost: $10
Registration Link:
Opens January 29th, 2024
A blast from the past to celebrate the history of UniVersus. Bring your favorite character and put them to the test! Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere! Who would win?


Specialty Side Event #4
Format:
Teams Standard Constructed
Registration Link:
Opens January 29th, 2024
Cost:
$30 per team
A UniVersus fan favorite! Grab two friends and go head to head in a 3v3 tournament! This format has limited deck building rules of no characters shared and being able to only use two playsets of any other card as a team. Will you rise with the power of teamwork?


Specialty Side Event Prizing:
All prizes are Per Player in both single and teams events. Event Playmat for Specialty Side Event #1 is a Cowboy Bebop 25th Anniversary Playmat. Event Playmat for Specialty Side Event #2,#3, and #4 is an MHA Endeavor Vs Hood Playmat

Participation

2 Jet Burn booster packs

Top 8

Premium UVS Games deckbox
Event Playmat
6 Jet Burn booster packs

Top 4

Premium UVS Games deckbox
Event Playmat
MHA sleeves
12 Jet Burn booster packs

2nd

2nd Choice of Colossal Card
Premium UVS Games deckbox
Event Playmat
MHA sleeves
1 Jet Burn booster box

1st

1st Choice of Colossal Card
Premium UVS Games deckbox
Event Playmat
MHA sleeves
2 Jet Burn booster boxes
1 Red Vines® jar

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On Demand Side Events

All On Demand Side Events will have sign ups directly at the UniVersus Hero League Championship. Events start as soon as the required number of players have signed up.

Classic On Demand Side Events (Win A Box)
These events will be 8 player, 3 swiss rounds, no top cut. Formats for these events will be:

Format

Cost

Limited Sealed

$30

Limited Draft

$30

MHA Spotlight Constructed

$10

Standard Constructed

$10

Retro Constructed

$10

Classic On Demand Side Event Prizing:

Participation

2 Jet Burn booster packs

1st Place

Jet Burn booster box, MHA Endeavor Vs Hood Playmat (While Supplies last)


On Demand Triple Threat
Cost:
$15
Triple Threat is a 1v1v1 format where you compete to be the first person to get any rival down to zero health. But be careful, even while attacking one rival the other rival has a chance to respond or even block. This fast paced single game style will be sure to keep all players on their toes and coming back for more!

Triple Threat Prizing:

Participation

2 Jet Burn booster packs

Winner

Premium UVS Games Deckbox (While Supplies last)

And that's not all! The player that can score the most Triple Threat Knockout's throughout the weekend will earn an unique prize; a custom UniVersus Triple Threat Champion Belt!

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