- The KC Cup is divided into two Stages.
- Stage 1 is available from November 16th until November 29th.
- Stage 2 becomes available for Duelist who reached DLv. 20 which begins November 25th and ends on November 29th.
- Updates from previous KC Cups:
- Changes in Titles
- Changes to KC Cup Card Ticket Rewards
- The first stage of the KC Cup plays very similar to the ranked ladder.
- Reaching DLV MAX qualifies a player for Stage 2 of the KC Cup.
- Gems, tickets, and gold are given to players for each DLV level.
- Your DLv. will begin at the following levels depending on your rank in Season 69 (October) of Ranked Duels:
|Silver Rank||DLv. 3|
|Gold Rank||DLv. 5|
|Platinum Rank||DLv. 7|
|Legend Rank and beyond||DLv. 10|
- Duelists who reached King of Games in October 2021 are invited straight to Stage 2.
|4||10 Skill Chips|
|6||1 Glossy R Ticket|
|8||10 Skill Chips|
|11||10 Skill Chips|
|13||2 SR Jewels|
|15||1 Glossy SR Ticket|
|17||10 Skill Chips|
|19||1 UR Jewel|
- Stage 2 of the KC Cup follows an ELO system, with points gained/lost for each win or loss.
- Duels are global and not region only.
- Based on a player's global ranking at the end of the event, they will receive a certain amount of tickets as well as other rewards.
- The Top 500 players of each region will be eligible to play in the World Championship Regional Qualifiers, and be exempt from the next qualifiers for international competition.
- Players who reached KOG rank for the 69th season of Ranked Duels (October) are automatically entered into Stage 2, but can still play in Stage 1 to gain the rewards.
The player achieving the spot of #1 Global after the rankings will receive a WCS 2022 Invitation, allowing them to attend the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championships 2022
Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championships 2022
- More information, further updates and notifications for the WCS 2022 will be posted by Konami in the future.