XY – BREAKpoint Prerelease Jan 30th


Date: January 30, 2016

The Arena
983 Little East Neck Rd.
West Babylon, NY 11704

Store number:  631-539-6395


Entry: Cash: $28.00

Afternoon Flight : 12:00PM – 12:45PM
Evening Flight : 4:00PM – 4:45PM

(you must arrive during this time to enter the event without receiving a game loss for round 1)

* Players who did not play in the afternoon event will have first dibs in the evening event.

Those who play in both events (afternoon and evening) will receive a special Pokémon Deck Box
(while supplies last)

What are the prizes?

Players receive a total of 8 packs for playing.

Each player at the beginning of the event will receive 6 packs to build a 40 card deck.  Once the event is finished, the players who have played all 3 rounds, will receive  additional 2 booster packs.

Every player will receive a special Prerelease. (while supplies last)

Tournament Format: Sealed
At the start of the event, players will receive booster packs of the latest Pokémon TCG set to construct a forty card deck. Players then have thirty minutes to build a forty card deck. Basic Energy Cards will be supplied for deck construction.

Tournament Structure:
Players will be separated into three age divisions

Junior Division born 2005 or later
Senior Division born 2001, 2002, 2003, and 2004
Master Division born 2000 or earlier

All rounds will be played Swiss style with the deck that you constructed. In the Swiss format, players are expected to keep playing each round, regardless if you win or lose. Players will have 20 minutes plus 3 turns to complete each round, with each player putting out 4 Prize cards.  If a tie occurs between prizes when time is called, you play until next prize is drawn. Players who win a game receive one point; a player who loses a game receives zero points.  The event is  three rounds.

What to Bring and Know

  • Your Pokémon Player Number. If you don’t have a Player Number, one will be given to you at the event. You must activate this online at www.pokemon.com.
  • A die and some damage counters (if possible).
  • A writing utensil for deck registration and match slips (if possible).
  • Extra money if you are interested in eating lunch (not provided).
  • To participate in the event, you must be a player in good standing and abide by the Floor Rules.

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