Dragon Prerelease Event - Seattle, WA

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  1. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Hello all....... ;)

    Since other TOs have announced their upcoming tournaments, I thought I would post the Seattle Tournament information........ :clap: :clap:

    Here is the Seattle Location information

    Date – Saturday, November 22, 2003
    Start Time 11:30 AM (Registration begins at 10:00 AM)

    Location - Wizards of the Coast
    Location Address - 1819 S SeaTac Mall
    City – Federal Way
    State - Washington
    Zip Code 98003
    Store Phone: 253-946-0235

    More information to follow like cost..........................

    Random door prizes will be given out as was done at the Sandstorm PreRelease....

    I am looking for input for possible side events and reasonable prize support to justify cost for the side event and prerelease event......

    Please email me your suggestions using the private message function of this board.
     
  2. MonkeyMan

    MonkeyMan New Member

    Ill judge as usual ;\
     
  3. Magmar2000

    Magmar2000 New Member

    Sounds good!

    Sounds great!

    I'll let the Puyallup League people know.

    If you need another judge, let me know and I can help out.
     
  4. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Well, I promised you more information...Here it is..... :clap: :clap:


    Here is the Seattle "Pokemon TCG: EX Dragon Prerelease Tournament"

    Date – Saturday, November 22, 2003
    Start Time 11:30 AM (Registration begins at 10:00 AM)
    Location - Wizards of the Coast
    Location Address - 1819 S SeaTac Mall
    City – Federal Way
    State - Washington
    Zip Code 98003
    Store Phone: 253-946-0235

    The tournament will be held next to Mervyns Dept. Store this time around. It is on the East end of the mall ....

    Cost: $20

    You will receive 6 Ex Dragon Boosters and the Pre Release Card. In addition I will give each registered player Pokemon Promo Cards. There will be door prizes and random drawings for other prizes...... (If enough players show up (75) I will give away randomly some gift certificates for use at WOTC store)

    Side Events

    Theme Deck Challenge Cost: $5.00 :lol:

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will be give a theme deck (based upon base, jungle, fossil) and three base set booster packs to make a 40 card deck. There will be four rounds of swiss with 4 prizes per round. Prizes will be announced at the Tournament. I am holding this side event at a low price to try and deliver some value to the players......

    EX Dragon Booster Draft Cost: $10 if you participated in the main tournament or $15 if you didn't. :lol:

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will be draft 6 booster packs and build a 40 card deck. It will be Swiss competition, 4 rounds with 4 prizes per round. Prizes will be announced at the Tournament. I am holding this side event at an affordable price to try and deliver some value to the players......

    Main Tournament Format

    You will recieve 6 packs of Pokemon EX Dragon and will need to build a forty card deck out of those cards. The basic energy that will be available for use at the tournament. Please return all the energy at the end of the tournament. You keep everything you recieve in your 6 packs of cards!!

    The tournament will be age-modified swiss and you will be given 30 minutes in order to play each round. During this tournament you will only play with 4 prize cards instead of the normal 6.

    Prizes for each age group 10 under, 11-14 and 15 older :clap: :clap:

    1st Place
    1 Box of Pokémon-e TCG: Ex Dragons Booster Packs

    2nd Place
    18 Pokémon-e TCG: Ex Dragons Booster Packs

    3rd & 4th Place
    9 Pokémon-e TCG: Ex Dragons Booster Packs

    5-8th Place
    4 Pokémon-e TCG: Ex Dragons Booster Packs
     
  5. Articjedi

    Articjedi Active Member

    Fine Levi, just make sure I get to judge the next one.
     
  6. MonkeyMan

    MonkeyMan New Member

    dude basically Im judging all of them. You can be the 3rd judge next time though =D
     
  7. Pidgeotto Trainer

    Pidgeotto Trainer New Member

    Sounds Great!!! :clap:
    The Dragons are COMING. :D :confused:
     
  8. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Just to let you know... For future events.. The judging will be rotated around to different individuals
     
  9. MonkeyMan

    MonkeyMan New Member

    sounds like garbage talk to me ;\
     
  10. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    I contacted Nintendo and I may have some more promos to hand out at the Tournament.......

    You'll just have to come and find out which ones I may have.........
     
  11. MonkeyMan

    MonkeyMan New Member

    Thats awesome =D!
     
  12. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    So Monkeyman are you going to be able to help out at the Tournament??
     
  13. MonkeyMan

    MonkeyMan New Member

    *checks JSS schedule*

    Yes I will be able to judge and what not
     
  14. Articjedi

    Articjedi Active Member

    I guess I get the next set then, hmmm?
     
  15. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    More detailed information....

    Things get started at 10:00 with registration.... The main Pre Release
    Tournament may last until 4:00. The side events may start around 4-5 pm and
    end before 9:00 pm. The mall closes at 9:00 pm..

    Here is the Seattle "Pokemon TCG: EX Dragon Prerelease Tournament"

    Date – Saturday, November 22, 2003
    Start Time 11:30 AM (Registration begins at 10:00 AM)
    Location - Wizards of the Coast
    Location Address - 1819 S SeaTac Mall
    City – Federal Way
    State - Washington
    Zip Code 98003
    Store Phone: 253-946-0235
    Email: Kammman@attbi.net
    The tournament will be held next to Mervyns Dept. Store . It is on the East
    end of the mall ....

    Cost: $20

    You will receive 6 Ex Dragon Boosters and the special Pre Release Card. In
    addition I will give each registered player a random Pokemon Promo
    Card/rare/holo card.

    I have also requested reverse holo Groundon Ex and Kyogre Ex cards from
    Pokemon. IF delivered, I plan to give each registered player one of
    each.....

    There will be door prizes and random drawings for other prizes......

    If enough players show up (75) I will give away randomly some gift
    certificates for use at WOTC store

    I plan to randomly give away one Pokemon Collectors Tin. It has two new
    Promo cards, poster and five booster pack, 3 sandstorm and 2 Ruby Saphire.

    One of our local players is going to dress up as Pikachu!!! If you battle
    against our local player dressed up as Pikachu in the Prerelease Tournament,
    then you will receive a Pokemon Promo/holo card/rare card.
    Bring your camera to take pictures of yourself with Pikachu....

    Also, during each round of the Pre release Tournament will have a randomly
    determined "feature match". Two players will play at a special table for
    all to watch. If chosen, each player will receive a Pokemon Promo card/holo
    card/rare card.

    I will have limited supplies of last years Pokemon League badges to give
    out to the 10 and under players.. These are very limited....

    Main Tournament Format

    You will recieve 6 packs of Pokemon EX Dragon and will need to build a 40
    card deck out of those cards. You will be given 30 minutes to build your
    deck. The basic energy that will be available for use at the tournament.
    Please return all the energy at the end of the tournament. You keep
    everything you recieve in your 6 packs of cards!!

    The tournament will be age-modified swiss and you will be given 30 minutes
    in order to play each round. During this tournament you will only play with
    4 prize cards instead of the normal 6.

    Prerelease Tournament Prizes ---
    The top 8 players in each of the three age divisions
    (10 & under, 11 to 14, 15 & over) get the following prizes:
    1st Place - 1 Box of Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    2nd Place - 18 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    3rd Place - 9 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    4th Place - 9 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    5-8th Place - 4 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs

    Side Events

    Theme Deck Challenge Cost: $5.00

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will be give a theme deck
    (based upon base, jungle, fossil) and three base set booster packs to make a
    40 card deck. There will be at least four rounds of swiss with 4 prizes per
    round. I am holding this side event at a low price to try and deliver some
    value to the players Prizes will be Sandstorm and/or Dragon Booster packs
    or older product.

    I got hold of some more theme decks. Unfortunately they are all the same
    deck but the price was right. If there is more interest, then I will have
    another theme deck challange....details at Event.


    EX Dragon Booster Draft Cost: $10 if you participated in the main tournament
    or $15 if you didn't.

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will draft 6 booster
    packs and build a 40 card deck. It will be Swiss competition, 4 or more
    rounds with 4 prizes per round. The rounds will be 30 minutes.
    ...Prizes will be Dragon booster packs or Sandstorm booster packs or older
    product....

    *** Other Information ***

    How to get there - From I-5, take 320 st exit 143 heading west toward
    Federal Way. The Sea Tac Mall is about 1/2 mile on the left. Mervyns is on
    the East end of the mall. Look for the Mall electronic sign. The
    Prerelease Tournament event will be advertised on the Sea Tac Mall
    Electronic outdoor sign.

    Food - There are a number of restaurants at the Food Court at Sea Tac mall.
    There are also several other restaurants located near the mall..


    Thanks for your attention Pokeplayer....Hope to see you there!!!!!!
     
  16. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    More detailed information....

    Things get started at 10:00 with registration.... The main Pre Release
    Tournament may last until 4:00. The side events may start around 4-5 pm and
    end before 9:00 pm. The mall closes at 9:00 pm..

    Here is the Seattle "Pokemon TCG: EX Dragon Prerelease Tournament"

    Date – Saturday, November 22, 2003
    Start Time 11:30 AM (Registration begins at 10:00 AM)
    Location - Wizards of the Coast
    Location Address - 1819 S SeaTac Mall
    City – Federal Way
    State - Washington
    Zip Code 98003
    Store Phone: 253-946-0235
    Email: Kammman@attbi.net
    The tournament will be held next to Mervyns Dept. Store . It is on the East
    end of the mall ....

    Cost: $20

    You will receive 6 Ex Dragon Boosters and the special Pre Release Card. In
    addition I will give each registered player a random Pokemon Promo
    Card/rare/holo card.

    I have also requested reverse holo Groundon Ex and Kyogre Ex cards from
    Pokemon. IF delivered, I plan to give each registered player one of
    each.....

    There will be door prizes and random drawings for other prizes......

    If enough players show up (75) I will give away randomly some gift
    certificates for use at WOTC store

    I plan to randomly give away one Pokemon Collectors Tin. It has two new
    Promo cards, poster and five booster pack, 3 sandstorm and 2 Ruby Saphire.

    One of our local players is going to dress up as Pikachu!!! If you battle
    against our local player dressed up as Pikachu in the Prerelease Tournament,
    then you will receive a Pokemon Promo/holo card/rare card.
    Bring your camera to take pictures of yourself with Pikachu....

    Also, during each round of the Pre release Tournament will have a randomly
    determined "feature match". Two players will play at a special table for
    all to watch. If chosen, each player will receive a Pokemon Promo card/holo
    card/rare card.

    I will have limited supplies of last years Pokemon League badges to give
    out to the 10 and under players.. These are very limited....

    Main Tournament Format

    You will recieve 6 packs of Pokemon EX Dragon and will need to build a 40
    card deck out of those cards. You will be given 30 minutes to build your
    deck. The basic energy that will be available for use at the tournament.
    Please return all the energy at the end of the tournament. You keep
    everything you recieve in your 6 packs of cards!!

    The tournament will be age-modified swiss and you will be given 30 minutes
    in order to play each round. During this tournament you will only play with
    4 prize cards instead of the normal 6.

    Prerelease Tournament Prizes ---
    The top 8 players in each of the three age divisions
    (10 & under, 11 to 14, 15 & over) get the following prizes:
    1st Place - 1 Box of Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    2nd Place - 18 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    3rd Place - 9 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    4th Place - 9 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs
    5-8th Place - 4 Pokémon EX Dragon Booster Packs

    Side Events

    Theme Deck Challenge Cost: $5.00

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will be give a theme deck
    (based upon base, jungle, fossil) and three base set booster packs to make a
    40 card deck. There will be at least four rounds of swiss with 4 prizes per
    round. I am holding this side event at a low price to try and deliver some
    value to the players Prizes will be Sandstorm and/or Dragon Booster packs
    or older product.

    I got hold of some more theme decks. Unfortunately they are all the same
    deck but the price was right. If there is more interest, then I will have
    another theme deck challange....details at Event.


    EX Dragon Booster Draft Cost: $10 if you participated in the main tournament
    or $15 if you didn't.

    I have enough product for 12 players. Each player will draft 6 booster
    packs and build a 40 card deck. It will be Swiss competition, 4 or more
    rounds with 4 prizes per round. The rounds will be 30 minutes.
    ...Prizes will be Dragon booster packs or Sandstorm booster packs or older
    product....

    *** Other Information ***

    How to get there - From I-5, take 320 st exit 143 heading west toward
    Federal Way. The Sea Tac Mall is about 1/2 mile on the left. Mervyns is on
    the East end of the mall. Look for the Mall electronic sign. The
    Prerelease Tournament event will be advertised on the Sea Tac Mall
    Electronic outdoor sign.

    Food - There are a number of restaurants at the Food Court at Sea Tac mall.
    There are also several other restaurants located near the mall..


    Thanks for your attention Pokeplayer....Hope to see you there!!!!!!
     
  17. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Just another reminder that PIKACHU will visit the Seattle EX Dragon Prerelease....

    Bring your camera and take some pictures...
     
  18. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Well folks this tournament has been sanctioned.....

    I just got the email information below....

    Tournament # 03-11-000088 has been sanctioned:

    Tournament ID: 03-11-000088
    Tournament Name: EX Dragon Prerelease

    To view more details about this tournament, go to the Pokémon Tournament
    web site.


    See ya there!!
     
  19. Pokeplayer

    Pokeplayer New Member

    Hello all...

    I thought I would provide a last minute update for the Tounament.....

    I have received the Reverse Holo Kyogre Ex and Groundon Ex cards....Each paid participant will receive one of each of these cards...

    In addition, each paid participant will also receive one older promo card randomly determined....

    I will be giving away, rare, holo, promo, Pokemon Cards, one Pokemon Tin and Star Wars, NFL CCG merchandise at the Tournament....

    I will have some Dragon EX boosters for sale depending on turnout....

    I will have limited sets of last seasons league pins to give out to the first few 10 and under...

    Remember, Pikachu is planning to attend....Pikachu is planning to play in the Main Tournament....If so, and you are randomly matched against Pikachu, you will receive a rare/holo/promo card....

    Remember the feature match each round of the main tournament....if your paring is randomly determined to be the feature matcy, you will get a rare/holo/promo card....

    I have some theme decks to give away....if I don't use them to boost up my theme deck challange.......

    Prizes for the side events Theme deck challenge and Booster draft will be announced at the tournament.....

    Okay as you all know, there are three rare cards in the Dragon Ex set...

    Charmander, Charmeleon and Charizard....During the deck building portion of the tournament, I will annouce that I have a special something for the first person to come up to the front desk area with a Charmander, Charmeleon and Charizard...... You keep the card, I just have a little extra for you.....

    Well that'sall for now...I hope to see you in Seattle...........
     
  20. Pidgeotto Trainer

    Pidgeotto Trainer New Member

    Thought I would mention that there will be about 3-5 coming from Northgate. Yes it should be more than just Aryl and I. :D (I'd hate to lose to Pikachu ;) ) Happy Dragon Taming :)
     

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