Nationals Packing list

Discussion in 'Conventions' started by ultimatedra, Apr 8, 2008.

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  1. ultimatedra

    ultimatedra New Member

    Here is what i have compiled for a packing list for Nationals

    Tourny Items:
    Deck - Main Tournament
    Deck List - Main Tournament
    Deck - Professor Cup*
    Deck List - Professor Cup*
    Damage Counters (6-Sided Dice)
    Origins Game Expo badge
    POP ID card (to enter the tournament)
    Playmat (Tables get dirty and also look realy cool) - Check these out. they look cool and are at a reasonable price.

    Clothing:
    Pants (5 pairs will be good)(Black or Kacki for Judges*)
    Shirts (3 or 4, as you get shirts for competeing or Judging)
    Socks (6 pairs will be good)
    Shoes (you will be on your feet all day-pick some good ones)(No open toe shoes for Judges*)
    Swimming Suit (Many Hotels have smimming pools)
    Towel (so you dont stay wet when swimming,but most hotels provide these)

    Hygene Items:
    Tooth Brush (Bad Breath is not wanted)
    Toothpaste
    Deoderant/Anti-persperant (B.O. is the worst-DONT FORGET THIS!)
    Instant Hand Sanitiser (get at any grocery store/supermarket-its cheap and it kills germs)
    Soap (Most hotels provide this)
    Shampoo (again hotels normaly provide these)

    Other Needed Items:
    Airplane Tickets
    Hotel Reservation
    Rental Car Reservation
    Wallet (Picture ID,credit card and cash are all needed)
    Cell Phone (9-11 will always work no matter where you are)
    I-Pod/Music player (airplane rides can get long)
    Re-fill able water bottle (its a long event, dont get dehydrated
    Trades (Keep to a minimum. use a 4 card portfolio as they are small and protable. dont take everything as it COULD get stolen or lost)
    GBA/DS (dont be bored between rounds)
    Laptop (Internet is a great thing, and most hotels provide)
    Extra Bag (You get ALOT of stuff at this event. alot of free giveaways and lots of cool stuff to buy)

    *=Only Needed for judges and Professors

    Anything i Missed?

    Comment away

    ~Professor ultimatedra~
     
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2008
  2. Laptop if you want to go on internet.
    Buy Lots of water bottles when you get there for hotel room because prices there too expensive.

    Will edit later if i think of something.
     
  3. DarthPika

    DarthPika New Member

    A caffinated drink (coke or other soft drink is good).

    This is a LONG tourney, that will go all day, so you will be tired by the end. Trust me, after 9 rounds of swiss you be very tired and you will make the dumbest misplayes ever.

    Coke FTW!!! (just don't drink so much that your up all night and miss out on Sunday because you didn't get any sleep.)
     
  4. secretsof2113

    secretsof2113 Moderator Trader Feedback Mod

    Gum. Brushing your teeth in the morning doesn't work all day. Having a few pieces of gum helps keep smelly breath at bay!
     
  5. DRUGS!!!

    The legel kind...

    Advil, Pepto, Percription, ETC....



    Also a watch so you don't lose track of time and so you wont be late for deck check on saturday
     
  6. TheDarkTwins

    TheDarkTwins Active Member

    Poison/Burn Counters

    Money

    Advil or Motrin is a good idea for headaches.

    JMO,
    Drew
     
  7. Fixed that first line...

    Also add RPS Cards
     
  8. homeofmew

    homeofmew Active Member

    list:

    Pokémon Deck
    Magic The Gathering Deck
    Nats Pre Reg paper :O
    Pokémon Decklist
    POP ID
    DCI NUMBER
    Plane Tickets
    Cell Phone
    Cellphone Charger
    Nindendo DS
    Pokemon Daimond
    DS Charger
    Pikachu Costume
    homeofmew Pokegym Polo
    Team Rocket Returns Shirt
    Timespiral Pre Release Shirt (Akroma Angel of Fury)
    A-Kon 2006 T Shirt
    Sakura Con 2008 Shirt (provided I get it before nats)
    2 Pairs of Shorts
    3 pairs of Pants
    1 Swimsuit (o nos tinas going swimming)
    1 laptop
    1 keyboard
    1 laptop charger
    1 mouse (and usb)
    1 digital camera and 2 sd cards
    2 pairs of shoes
    5 pairs of socks/girl underwear
    1 Blanky
    1 Teddy
    2 pairs of glasses
    1 Pikachu purse
    1 backpack
    1 suitcase
    cash (or atm card)
    1 ipod and headphones
    1 pokemon card binder
    1 Magic the gathering card binder (and MPR promos)
    1 cities mewtwo hat
    1 jirachi figureine (for duke fire bird)
    1 pikachu plush (for a shy girl 1999)
    1 deodorant
    1 tooth brush
    1 travel toothpaste
    1 hair brush
    2 Sharpies Pens
    1 regular pen
    Damage counters/poison/burn
    Rock Lobster/Scissors Lizard/Paper Tiger cards
     
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2008
  9. TheDarkTwins

    TheDarkTwins Active Member

    Thanks, I forgot about those 2.

    Drew
     
  10. The Gorn

    The Gorn Active Member

    5 pair of underwear?!?!

    We're only going to be there 5 days.

    That's way too many.
     
  11. homeofmew

    homeofmew Active Member

    Sorry I am a girl :D :lol:
    think PAIR of underwear for a GIRL!
     
  12. Croatian_Nidoking

    Croatian_Nidoking New Member

    I'm surprised none of you mentioned a camera. This is a memorable event, why not capture it in photos?

    A mini first aid kit with Band-Aids, gauze pads, aspirin, antibiotic ointment, etc. might come in handy.

    Cologne/perfume, if you want. Don't overdo it, though.

    For men: Disposable razor, shaving cream, and aftershave.

    For women/older girls: The usual feminine hygiene supplies.

    Paperback novels or other interesting books to help pass the time if you don't have a GBA/DS.

    (I'm not going to Nats (in all likelihood), but I'm always glad to be of assistance to those who are.)

    - Croatian "packed with excitement" Nidoking
     
  13. TheDarkTwins

    TheDarkTwins Active Member

    I dont know, first off, I am not sure if there enough time to read, and I dont know how much the "razor" part is important. Most people can deal with not shaving for 5-6 days.

    JMO,
    Drew
     
  14. Bolt

    Bolt New Member

    i am a lumberjack capable of growing a full beard in an hour
     
  15. meganium45

    meganium45 Active Member

    This list is a decent post people.

    Good ideas.

    If it goes off topic again, we will delete the entire topic.

    Keep it on the level guys.

    Vince
     
  16. Croatian_Nidoking

    Croatian_Nidoking New Member

    A few more suggestions:

    A crossword puzzle, sudoku, or word search book to keep oneself occupied between rounds.

    Trail mix, Power Bars, or some other quasi-healthy snack to nosh on in between rounds. Nothing with too much sugar in it.

    A favorite stuffed toy, piece of costume jewelry, or other good-luck charm.

    Change for vending machines.

    (I think we may have covered just about everything.)

    - Croatian_Nidoking
     
  17. Squirtle

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    Daddy.


    You should def pack a razor than!
     
  18. SuperWooper

    SuperWooper New Member

    Oh, how my signature will be overjoyed with this delightful meal. =)
     
  19. Prime

    Prime Content Developer<br>Blog Admin<br>Contest Host

    I like to bring a poster tube so I can put any posters I get in it and they don't get all bent up.
     
  20. drmario

    drmario New Member

    Your going outside?
     

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