View Full Version : Detroit (Garden Ciy), MI City Championships - 2/21/04

02/16/2004, 02:11 PM
Date: February 21, 2004

Location: Pandemonium, 1858 Middlebelt Road, Garden City, Michigan 48135 - Call Pandemonium at (734) 427-2451 - Check MapQuest (http://www.mapquest.com/)for directions!

Time: Registration is 9 AM - 10 AM. Play begins immediately after registration ends.

Structure: Age Modified Swiss. Age brackets are 10 and Under, 11 - 14 and 15+.

Format: Modified Constructed Pokémon-e TCG

Modified decks may include cards from the following Pokémon trading card game sets:

Expedition expansion
Aquapolis Expansion
SkyRidge Expansion
EX Ruby & Sapphire Expansion
EX Sandstorm Expansion
EX Dragon Expansion
Promotional numbered 001 and higher
There are no cards currently banned in Modified tournament environment.

Scoring: Players receive 3 points for each TCG win and 1 point for each TCG draw.

Cost: $5! There is no preregistration for this event, but we will be able to seat over 300 players comfortably for this event. For more information please email Professional Event Services here (questions@professional-events.com).

Prizes: Prizes are awarded to the top players in each age category, reflecting the age categories of 15+, 11-14, and 10 & under.

1st place: - 1 Display of Pokémon-e TCG Booster Packs
- City Championship Medallion
- VIP Package (used when the winner attends their State's Championship)*

2nd place: - ˝ Display of Pokémon-e TCG Booster Packs

3rd & 4th place: - Ľ Display of Pokémon-e TCG Booster Packs
* What are the rules about the VIP Package?
-Each player can earn no more than one VIP package
-If a player wins multiple City Championship events, the VIP package will not 'pass down' to the second place.
-If the City Champion does not attend the State Championship, they will not receive the VIP PackageSide Events: We're going to be featuring many different types of side events as the day goes on! Come on in and play your favorite format for fun and prizes!

Booster Drafts
Cost: $15
Players: All ages, 8 players per tournament
Format: Single elimination
1st = 5 Ex Dragon-e booster packs
2nd = 3 Ex Dragon-e booster packs
3rd-4th = 2 Ex Dragon-e booster packs
We will start booster drafts each time we have 8 players who want to booster draft. Players will draft 5 Ex Dragon-e boosters, build a 40-card deck from the drafted cards (we will provide basic energy), then play for prizes.

Constructed Tournaments
Cost: $5
Players: All ages, no limit on attendance
Format: Single elimination
Based on attendance. For every 8 players, 6 Ex Dragon-e booster packs will be added to the prize pool.
Legal play decks are those that follow the new constructed deck rules, which are Unlimited and Modified.

GBA Tournament
Cost: Free!
Players: All ages, limited to 32 per tournament
Format: Single elimination, battle tower (same format as for R&S GBA rounds), must have GBA to play
Based on attendance. For every 8 players, 3 Ex Dragon-e booster packs will be added to the prize pool.
Rules include 3 Pokemon of level 50 or lower; all different; all with different items; Groudon, Kyogre, and Rayquaza banned; and no altered cartridges. The time limit is 15 minutes with certain powers restricted after 13 minutes into the match.

02/16/2004, 05:18 PM
I will be there along with my brother! Cant wait!!!


02/18/2004, 01:53 PM
For an event that I've heard everyone is trying to get to, there sure isn't much buzz about it. Calm before the storm, perhaps? I don't think we'll threaten 300 or anything, but it certainly won't be dead either.

I'll be there of course, and this time I'll actually be dragging people with me! ;)

02/19/2004, 07:05 PM