GENERAL INFO FORMAT: Modified - Check Pokemon Organized Play Floor Rules for more details. DATE: Sunday, March 28th, 2004 HOURS: From 10:00 AM until everyone realizes they have to go back to work/school the next day! Registration - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM LOCATION: Best Western Palm Beach Lakes Hotel 1800 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33401 ORGANIZER: Khym Villacrusis STAFF: Douglas Zuver, Yvette Villacrusis CONTACT: Phone Number: 1-561-346-4752 Text Number: 1-561-346-4752 E-mail: [email protected] [email protected] DIRECTIONS: Take I-95 to the Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard exit. Go East on PBLakes Blvd. and the hotel will be on your right at the next light. It's right next to the Interstate. If you're taking the turnpike, take the Okeechobee Blvd. exit and go East. Make a left on PBLakes Blvd. and continue heading East until you pass I-95. the hotel will be on your right-hand side. WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING: $5.00 Entry Fee 60 card deck using the Modified Format 20-sided die & damage counters (Please bring actual damage counters to use. Dice will not be used as damage counters during this event. Players who accidentally used a dice that was already being used as a damage counter to roll will understand the confusion that this practice creates.) Extra money for food & drinks. Steak-n-Shake, McDonalds and a Chinese Buffet restaurant surrounds the hotel. The Palm Beach Mall is right accross the street which offers more choices. TOURNAMENT TIMES: Registration will be open from 10:00 AM and will end promptly at 11:00 AM. Pre-registration is available by using the contact information provided above. Just provide your First & Last name. If you know your POP number, this may also be included with your pre-registration. We will try to accommodate everyone as much as we can but we will also try our best to start the tournament on time & have it running within the announced timeframe, in respect to those who has a long drive ahead of them after the event. But we are asking in advance for your patience if it so happens that the event takes longer than we planned. Announcement & a QA session with the staff will take place right after the registrations are completed. Each registered player will receive a City Championship Charmander Promo plus 8 other unique promos. TOURNAMENT PRIZES: Prizes will be awarded to the top 4 players in 3 age categories which are 10-and-under, 11-14, & 15-and-up. 1st PLACE - 1 box of Pokemon-e TCG: EX Dragon Booster Packs 2nd PLACE - 18 Pokemon-e TCG: EX Dragon Booster Packs 3rd PLACE - 9 Pokemon-e TCG: EX Dragon Booster Packs 4th PLACE - 9 Pokemon-e TCG: EX Dragon Booster Packs PLAYER CHECKLIST: 1. Make sure your deck is complete and is according to the current format. If you are not sure about a card, check with a Gym Leader, Professor, Judge or Organizer. 2. Make sure you bring your deck, dice and damage counters. 3. Be sure to complete your Deck list. These are required at almost every major event. 4. When you bring your deck list to the tourney and present it with your deck to the Judge, make sure your deck is in the same order as is on the deck list. For example: Pokemon - in order as listed on your sheet Trainer Cards in order as listed on you sheet Energy Cards in order as listed on your sheet. This makes the registration process go MUCH MUCH faster. 5. Have your POP ID handy. If you don't have it let the Judge/Staff know so they can assign you one. If you have played before and do have a POP ID, but forgot it, let the Judge/staff know so they can look it up for you. 6. Pay attention to announcements. 7. Always watch your belongings. Don’t leave them unattended. 8. Also, why not bring yourself a snack and some drinks. Those who have played before know this is a long day, and those who are new sure find out! 9. These are also great days for trading cards and meeting great people. 10. Lastly, remember, although Pokemon is great fun, remember it is a GAME, and we are here to enjoy! Good Luck to all! Thanks to Renee Martinez for this “Player Checklist“! TOURNAMENT RULES: The tournament will played using the MODIFIED FORMAT which includes: E Expedition E Aquapolis E Skyridge EX Ruby & Sapphire EX Sandstorm EX Dragon ***EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua set is not allowed in this tournament*** Promos with the number 001 and up Any cards from older sets with the same name as the cards from these sets may also be used. Foreign language copies of these cards may be used. It is the player’s responsibility to know the exact information contained in the card. If you are not sure if a card is legal to use in the tournament, you may approach any of the Tournament’s Staff or any of the League Leader or Pokemon Professor. Any of them would be more than happy to help you. Randomizer & damage counters: It is a player’s responsibility to make sure that you bring a die and damage counters for the tournament. Only a 20-sided die will be permitted as a randomizer for this event. No coins, paper coins or electronic randomizers will be allowed. If you do not have one available, notify any of the Tournament Staff and they will provide you with one. If you don’t have enough damage counters or if you don’t have any damage counters at all, notify any of the Tournament Staff and they will provide you with damage counters to use for the event. Random deck/sleeves check will be conducted throughout the tournament. If it is found that your deck has been altered, you will be disqualified. Profanity, poor sportsmanship & unruly behavior will not be tolerated. Due to the differing age groups, these issues cannot be overlooked. Also, out of respect to the venue’s proprietor, the tournament staff has to make sure that the event is conducted without any unpleasant incident. If you decide to ignore this rule, you will be disqualified from the tournament & will be ejected from the premises. You may make your own decision ahead of time not to participate in this event if you disagree with this rule. Any ruling made by a Judge will be final. Respect this rule. If you disrespect a Judge or a Tournament Staff in any way, you will be ejected from the premises as per RULE 4 above. Once your match is over, call a judge/staff to have your results recorded on their sheet. Afterwards, you & your opponent will sign the judge’s sheet. Do not leave the table until a judge/staff has recorded your results. Your signature declares that the results are accurate and these results cannot be altered afterwards. Most important rule of all, give it all your best and try to win but don’t forget to have fun playing! ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Pokemon-e TCG EXWest Palm Beach Pokemon League12:00 NN to 4:00 PM SundaysEverybody's welcome Thank you & see you on Sunday!