~~New Mexico 2007-2008 City Championships~~ Sat Dec.15 Hastings Entertainment 6001 Lomas Blvd. N.E Albuquerque 1pm reg 2pm start time Sun Dec. 16 Hastings Entertainment 6051 WINTER HAVEN ROAD Rio Rancho Albuquerque <---UPDATED ADDRESS!! 10am reg 11am start time Please keep in mind, all players must be in the registration line no later than 1:45pm (10:45am for the Sunday event) with your decklist filled out. If you arrive later or get in line later than this time, you will recieve a first round loss. PLEASE SEE MORE DETAILS BELOW...If you have any questions please call me or send me an email! SEE YOU SOON!! 2007-2008 City Championships The 2007-2008 Pokémon TCG City Championships are the first event in the Championship Series, culminating at the 2008 World Championships in Orlando, Florida. Each City Championship is part of a title event series where players in each of the three POP-recognized age divisions (Junior, Senior, and Masters) compete to earn the title of Champion! These events will be held in hundreds of cities across the world. Results of the City Championships count toward your Premier Rating, so get ready to light up your city! What are the prizes? Prizes are awarded to the top 4 players in each age group. Our age groups are: Junior Division: Born 1997 or later Senior Division: Born in 1993, 1994, 1995, or 1996 Masters Division: Born in 1992 or earlier Participants will receive an exclusive City Championships promo card and a commemorative pin, while supplies last.. Top 4 finishers in each of the three age categories receive the following prizes: 1st Place 18 Pokémon TCG booster packs A City Champion medal Prize kit containing cool Pokémon merchandise! 2nd Place 10 Pokémon booster packs 3rd & 4th Place 4 Pokémon TCG booster packs The tournament is run using the Modified Constructed Format and Age Modified Swiss pairings. See the Pokémon Tournament Rules for information about the Modified Format and Swiss. The number of Swiss rounds run will depend on total attendance at the event. Age groups with at least six, and less than twelve players will have a top two single elimination final. Age groups with twelve or more players will have a top four single elimination final. The sets legal in the Modified format have recently been updated. Please make sure you’re ready with a legal deck by reviewing the legal sets for the Modified Format here. please visit http://www.go-pokemon.com/op/premierevents/championshipseries/city/info/07-08/answers.html The City Championships series will have a K-Value of 16. For more information on how the K-Value affects your Premier Rating, please see the Ratings and Rankings FAQ.