Rules of the solo tournament. Tournament : Soulcalibur IV Solo / Main Event Dates et hours : Saturday 6th march 2010 – 3 p.m to 8 p.m qualifications to « best 64 » : - 2 winning matches - 4 qualifies per pools Sunday 7th march 2010 – 11 a.m to 3 p.m winner looser brackets from « best 64 » to « best 8 » : - 2 winning matches Sunday 7th march 2010 – 3 p.m to 6 p.m « Best 8 » on main stage. - 2 winning matches - 3 winning matches for the finals. General rules for Soulcalibur IV: - buttons configuration allowed. - Pad or Stick allowed, adaptators allowed. - Unique character announced at the registration table. - Star Wars characters forbidden. - Algol forbidden. - Bonus characters forbidden. - Customs characters forbidden. - Random stage select. - Star Wars stages forbidden. - Side choice by chance. Specific rules for the solo tournament: - 32 seeded players spread within 16 pools by the organisation. - seeded players classified from the best to the worst (1 à 32). - spreading of the seeded players regarding to nationalities. - 2 seeded players by pools. - Egalitarian spreading system of seeded players. Ex : Pool 1 seeded players N°1 + N°32, Pool 2 seeded players N°2 + N°31, Pool 3 seeded players N°3 + N°30.... Pool 16 seeded players N°16 + N°17 etc. - all other players draw lots at the registration table.