The tournament is open to players beginning on August 1, 2018 and end on December 31, 2018.
Players can enter by participating in any IFPA-sanctioned Stern Army events that include Iron Maiden in the tournament:
- Authorized IFPA Stern Army members will organize sanctioned tournament events at the approved Stern Army location.
- The IFPA will establish the tournament settings for the Iron Maiden Pro, Premium and LE games used in sanctioned tournament events.
- Authorized IFPA members will submit high scores from each sanctioned tournament event to the IFPA.
- Authorized IFPA members will email photos of their high scores to firstname.lastname@example.org. All photos must include a picture of the player’s face, their score on the LCD. Please also include the name, city and country of the location of the event.
- Only scores recorded during the actual Stern Army sanctioned event are eligible for this tournament. Practice games or games played at Stern Army locations outside of the sanctioned tournament itself will not be eligible.
- Players have 72 hours after the IFPA sanctioned event takes place to submit their high score photo into the IFPA.
- The player with the highest score will be the “Beast” until another player tops the score. Other places will be 2) Cyborg Eddie, 3) Piece of Mind Eddie, 4) Aces High and 5) Clairvoyant, and other Legacy of the Beast characters.
- The player with the highest score as of midnight Chicago-time on December 31, 2018, will claim the “Legacy of the Beast” title, playfield, translite and t-shirt.
- The top nine runner-ups will receive Iron Maiden related prizes (signed translites, shirts, and more)