Pokémon Trading Card Game players everywhere, the seventh Pokémon TCG: Black & White expansion is coming at you with the mystical Keldeo Pokemon leading the way. All new Pokemon EX including Black Kyurem and White Kyurem will here to bring your battling strategy to a whole new level.
Now you can get a chance to try out these amazing new cards in Pokémon TCG Prerelease Tournaments! When you participate in these tournaments, you not only get to play with the cards before they are officially released in stores, you get to keep the cards you play with!
In order to participate, players must have the following items:
– A Play! Pokemon Player ID (one will be provided for you onsite if you don’t have one)
– Pokemon TCG Status Markers and battle damage counters/dice/coin
– Pokemon Boundaries Crossed product for deck building will be provided onsite.
What to expect: Upon registering onsite, when the tournament begins, all players will be issued 6 sealed packs of the newest Pokemon Boundaries Crossed TCG product. From these 6 packs, players will build a 40 card deck with ONLY those card they received from their packs. (No trading or older cards allowed.) Basic energies will be provided by the organizer. Players have 30 minutes to construct their decks. Then, the tournament will consist of 3 Swiss tournament style played rounds. Each round, your name will be matched to an opponent and you’ll play a 1 game, 20 min + 3 turn match. Both players must report the results of game. At the end of the Swiss rounds, each participating player will receive 2 additional bonus packs of Boundaries Crossed. The theme deck challenge will also be available for new players not ready for self-deck building and players choosing this option will receive a preconstructed 60 card theme deck and 4 additional booster packs after the tournament to take home. Additional promo and door prizes be available while supplies last.
Player registration will be from 1:30 to 2:00.
POKEMON AFTER-PARTY BOOSTER DRAFT Following the main event, there may be a 5-pack booster draft depending on product availabliity and interest. The entry fee for the booster draft is $25. For the booster draft each player starts with 5 packs of cards. When you’re told you open a pack & choose 1 card from it for yourself. Then when you’re told to, you pass the remaining cards to another player. From the cards you just got passed, you take 1 for yourself. This continues till all the cards are gone in that pack. This also happens for the remaining packs. After all 5 packs have been opened, then you take those cards & get as many basic energy from me as you want & again make a 40 card deck playing for 4 prizes a game. After the rounds are all over when you turn your basic energy back in, you’ll get 1 more pack.