Pokemon VGC Regional Championships October 27, 2013 Ft Wayne, IN

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Date: October 27th 2013

VG Masters Registration: 8:00AM-9:00AM
VG Junior/Senior Registration: 9:00AM-10:00AM

Play begins at: After Registration has Finished

Cost for main tournament:FREE!!!

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1410827542472860/?ref=22

Website information on TCG and VGC Regionals: http://www.cardleagues.com/pokemon/index.html

Tournament Location:
Grand Wayne Center
Anthony Wayne Ball Room
120 West Jefferson Boulevard
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802

Parking information map:
http://www.visitfortwayne.com/data/uploads/Maps/2013/VFW_TOM2013_v4.pdf

What you need to Bring
~POP ID #, If you don't have one or have lost yours, one will be assigned to you at the tournament.

~Players may use any system in the Nintendo DS family of systems during the competition. This includes the Nintendo DS, Nintendo DS Lite, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo DSi XL, and the Nintendo 3DS. Players are responsible for bringing a charger that is compatible with their system

~Make sure your DS is fully charged as there will be limited locations to charge your DS
~Make Registration Easy by setting up before you get there by setting up your battle box.

What games will be played?
The VG Autumn Regional Championships will be the final tournaments featuring Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2.

http://assets9.pokemon.com/assets/cms/pdf/op/tournaments/2013/Play_Pokemon_General_Event_rules.pdf

http://assets2.pokemon.com/assets/cms/pdf/op/tournaments/2013/Play_Pokemon_VG_Rules_and_Formats.pdf

How will a winner be determined?
All Pokémon VG Autumn Regional Championships will use the following methods to determine a champion:

Age Modified Swiss (single game) pairings
A cut to a Top 8 (attendance permitting) single elimination finals
Single elimination finals will be run as best 2 out of 3 games

What are the prizes?
Prizes are awarded to the top players in each of three age divisions.

All participants will receive 3 Play! Points and a Pokémon Regional Championships promo card (while supplies last), just for playing!

What about Travel Awards and Stipends?

Beginning in the 2014 season, U.S. VG National Championships Travel Awards and Travel Stipends will be awarded to the top VG performers in the season’s Championship Point rankings. Travel Awards and Travel Stipends will be awarded as follows, based on Championship Point rankings at the end of Spring Regionals.

U.S. National Championships Travel and Stipend Awards—based on total season Championship Points:

Ranked 1st–16th: Travel Award and a $300 Stipend
Ranked 17th–32nd: $700 Travel Stipend
Ranked 33rd–64th: $350 Travel Stipend
Each Autumn Regional Championships will have the following prizes for each age division:

1st Place
A Pokémon VG Regional Championships 1st Place award
A Nintendo 3DS system
A copy of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y
A combination of 72 booster packs from current Pokémon TCG expansions
120 Championship Points

2nd Place
A Pokémon VG Regional Championships 2nd Place award
A copy of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y
A combination of 72 booster packs from current Pokémon TCG expansions
110 Championship Points

3rd & 4th Place
A Pokémon VG Regional Championships 3rd or 4th Place award
A copy of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y
A combination of 36 booster packs from current Pokémon TCG expansions
90 Championship Points

5th Place through 8th PlaceA combination of 18 booster packs from current Pokémon TCG expansions
70 Championship Points

9th Place through 16th PlaceA combination of 9 booster packs from current Pokémon TCG expansions
50 Championship Points

17th Place through 32nd Place30 Championship Points (if division attendance is 64 or greater)

33rd Place through 64th Place
10 Championship Points (if division attendance is 128 or greater)

65th Place through 128th Place5 Championship Points (if division attendance is 256 or greater)

Hotel Information.....
Hotel discount is for the hotel that is attached to the conference center via the 2nd floor.
HILTON FORT WAYNE AT THE GRAND WAYNE CONVENTION CENTER
1020 SOUTH CALHOUN STREET, FORT WAYNE, INDIANA, 46802-3005, USA
TEL: 1-260-420-1100
If you call in to get the $99 room rate tell them you want the "Pokemon Regional Tournament" rate

http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/F/FWAFHHF-POK-20131025/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
 
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