Cards of Ethernity x Fractal: Pre-Season

Join the CoE Pre-Season now and win $3000!

4 min readMar 14


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Welcome to the Fractal x Cards of Ethernity Pre-Season Tournament!

The CoE Pre-Season is here. This ranked tournament is a month-long event where players compete to achieve the highest rating with an ELO and MMR system. Players can play as many games as they want during this time to reach the highest rating possible. Top 1000 players will be able to claim from a prize pool of $3000. This tournament is co-sponsored by CoE’s partner Polkastarter Gaming. Do you have what it takes to be a card master? Read below for more details.

About Cards of Ethernity

Cards of Ethernity is a collectible card game (CCG) set in the dark fantasy universe of Aether. Players use a variety of Adventurers, Creatures and Cards, each with their own unique mechanics, to craft powerful new strategies. The game currently features 150 collectible cards for playres to build, craft and explore. You can find CoE on Twitter and Discord.

How to Play

Tournament Format

  • The tournament will last for one month
  • Players can play as many games as they want during this time to achieve the highest rating possible
  • Ratings will be calculated using an elo and MMR system
  • The top 1000 players at the end of the tournament will receive cash rewards.
  • Win-trading is not allowed and any players found to be engaging in win trading will be disqualified from the tournament
  • Players must play at least 50 games during the tournament to qualify for prizes
  • Only games played in Ranked Mode will count towards qualification for prizes
  • No use of third-party software or tools to gain an unfair advantage is allowed
  • Sharing accounts or playing on someone else’s account is not allowed
  • Intentional disconnecting or leaving games early to manipulate ratings is not allowed
  • Collusion or match-fixing with other players is not allowed
  • All players must follow the game’s code of conduct and terms of service

Practice and Ranked Mode

CoE is an advanced card strategy game with intricate mechanics including turn actions, Aether burning, match end conditions and more.

Before you queue in Ranked Mode, make sure to read through your deck and cards, as well as the “how to play” guide on CoE’s website. We also recommend thoroughly studying the tutorial. The tournament will take place over a month, there’s no rush! Spend as much time as needed to ace all your Ranked matches.

Tournament Schedule

This tournament will take place on Mar 15, 11am UTC and continue for month, ending on Apr 15, 11am UTC.

Players can compete in unlimited matchups, and will be ranked on their MMR on the Fractal leaderboard. You can only earn MMR in Ranked matches. You can access other stats such as Rank, Top Adventurer & Pet and Win Ratio on CoE’s in-game leaderboard.


The top 1000 players on the Fractal leaderboard qualify for the $3000 cash prize pool. The distribution is as follows:

  • 1st place: $500
  • 2nd place: $350
  • 3rd place: $225
  • 4–10th place: $75 / each
  • 11–50th place: $10 / each
  • 51–100th place: $5 / each
  • 101–200th place: $2.50 / each
  • 201–1000th place: $1.25 / each

The payout will be in the form of USDC to eligible players’ Fractal Wallets.


Fractal and Fractal game partners reserve the right to disqualify tournament players in the event of cheating.

It is considered cheating and is strictly prohibited to:

  • Tamper with the game to gain an advantage over other players
  • Use third-party software / macros to automate gameplay
  • Use third-party software to modify game data
  • Share your wallet or account
  • Tamper with your reported score
  • Exploit a bug to gain an unfair advantage over other players

Cheating will result in disqualification from the tournament and forfeiture of any leaderboard prizes.

Fractal also reserves the right to terminate cheaters’ accounts and prevent entry in future tournaments. Fractal reserves the right to update its anti-cheating policies.

Help, Feedback and Support

For any issues, inquiries or feedback, please let us know in the Fractal Discord or Play on Fractal ⚡️ Telegram chat.

All prizes will be distributed within a week after the tournament ends. For winner announcements and other live updates, please join our Discord / TG channel.




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