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NY Midseason Showdown (Sun Series)
October 13, 2018$15.00
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BattleCityGym – Tournament Central
2019 VGC Midseason Showdown (Sun Series)
294 E Montauk Highway
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
Check-in begins at 12:00pm. Play begins at 1:00pm.
VGC Team list Required – Sun Format
Admission : $ 15.00 (on-line registration required)
Space is Limited, Register online to secure your event entry!
How to Register for this event!
- Register via at the top of this page.
- Enter your Player information
- Check-in at the event between 12:00pm – 12:45pm
Sun Format: Double Battle (Best of 3) Swiss+TopCut
Prizes & Championship Points
1st : 50 CP
2nd : 40 CP
3rd – 4th : 32 CP
5th – 8th : 25 CP – Kicker 24
9th -16th : 20 CP – Kicker 48
17th – 32nd : 16 CP – Kicker 100
33rd – 64th : 13 CP – Kicker 200
Prizes for the top players in each division based on division attendance.
Sun Series Format
September 4, 2018–January 7, 2019
- Z-Crystals and Mega Stones are not permitted.
- Blue Orb and Red Orb items are not permitted.
- Rayquaza may not know the move Dragon Ascent.
All tournaments that are part of the 2019 Video Game Championships will include the following rules.
Only legitimate versions of Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon can be used in Play! Pokémon tournaments. This includes Game Cards and downloadable versions of Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon. Only Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon Game Cards or downloadable versions are permitted for use.
Players may use Pokémon with the following National Pokédex numbers, provided they are caught or hatched in the game, or received at an official event or distribution.
- All battles will be Double Battles played in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon.
- All Pokémon from National Pokédex No. 001 through 807 are allowed, with the following restrictions:
- Mythical Pokémon and Ash-Greninja are NOT permitted.
- Players may only include two of the following Pokémon in their teams: Mewtwo, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, Necrozma.
- Pokémon must have the Alola symbol, showing they were caught in the Alola region.
- Duplicate Pokémon are not allowed.
- Duplicate held items are not allowed.
- All Pokémon are set to Lv. 50, including Pokémon below Lv. 50.
- Players will have 7 minutes of Your Time, up from 5 minutes in 2018.
- Each Pokémon may hold an item, though no two Pokémon may hold the same item.
- Players may only use items that can be obtained through regular gameplay (including the Pokémon Global Link and related functions of games released by The Pokémon Company and Nintendo) or that have been awarded as part of a distribution or special event.
Only legitimate versions of Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon can be used in Play! Pokémon tournaments. This includes Game Cards and downloadable versions of Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon.
Players may use any system in the Nintendo 3DS™ family of systems during the competition. This includes the Nintendo 3DS™, Nintendo 3DS XL™, and Nintendo 2DS™. Players are responsible for bringing a charger that is compatible with their system.
Players may only use Pokémon that are legal for the tournament format. Players are responsible for ensuring that their team adheres to any restrictions set forth by the tournament format.
NY Premier Tournament Organizer