Welcome to Alternate Universes!

Now with three locations! Come in and play your favorite collectable card or miniatures game at our clean, well lit facilities! Plenty of table space available for open play every day. We sell & buy single cards for Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh! & Pokemon at all of our stores.

We are very happy to announce that Alternate Universes has opened an online store selling singles and sealed product of Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon and more!


MTG War of the Spark Standard Showdown! – Every Week Thru June 15th

Alternate Universes is holding War of the Spark Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: War of the Spark Booster Packs on top of normal pack prizes! They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week for five weeks, beginning the week of May 12th and ending the week of June 15th! We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament!

Here are each store’s details:

Saturdays May 18th–June 15th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Tuesdays May 14th–June 11th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Mondays May 13th–June 10th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Each Standard Showdown booster pack contains:

  • 2 rare or mythic rare cards from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 foil basic land
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

Yu-Gi-Oh! Regional Tournament – Saturday, May 25th at the PA Convention Center, Phila. PA


Yu-Gi-Oh! Regional Tournament

at the
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(Ballroom B)

Saturday, May 25th

Registration begins at 8:00 AM and closes at 9:50 AM.
(Anyone registering after 9:50 AM will receive a first round loss for late registration.)

Play begins at 10:00 AM

Seating available for 700 Duelists only!  Register early to insure your place!

$20.00 entry fee
Each player will receive 5 booster packs of Dark Neostorm for entering

Advanced Constructed Format.  Click here for the current Forbidden/Limited list.

Decklists are required and should be prepared in advance.

 Click here for the Official Decklist form

Decklists will be collected and verified at registration.
Please prepare your decklist before you arrive.


Top 8 finishers will receive Regional playmats and Top 4 will receive Regional deck boxes. 

If more then 500 players enter the Regional Tournament then Top 64 players will receive invites to the 2019 World Championship Qualifier.
*Note: There is no longer a Top 8 Cut. Prizes are awarded on the order of finish from Swiss rounds
Please note: 
All players are now required to present official ID when registering!  Acceptable forms of ID include:
  • Current-year School ID cards
  • Driver’s licenses
  • Passport
  • Other government-issued identification documents
  • If the Duelist is under the age of 16, a copy of their birth certificate

Please bring your Konami ID Card. If you do not have your Konami ID card but played at a regional before we may have your ID number.  If you do not have a Konami ID number, they will be available the day of the Regional.

Due to the expected large attendance we urge players to come early to register!

For more information about Yu-Gi-Oh! Regional Qualifiers click here: http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/regionals/regionalsfaq.html

Side Event Schedule:

1:00 PM – Dragon Dueling Tournament (Open to players born in 2006 or later, Swiss format, FREE!)
Beginning After Round 3 Start:
Up to eight Win-a Mat Tournaments (single elimination, $12 entry fee, 3 booster packs upon entry)
Structure Deck Tournament $15

MTG Planeswalker Weekend Drafts – Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th

Alternate Universes is hosting Magic: the Gathering Planeswalker Weekend Drafts at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell on Saturday, May 25th, and at AU Wilmington on Sunday, May 26th!

Planeswalker Weekend features the special Rainbow Walker limited format! In this format, players can cast Planeswalkers using mana of any color!

Draft entry: $15
Players will be placed in 6-8 person pods for drafting. Drafts will use 3 War of the Spark booster packs per person. For more info on the booster draft format, click here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/booster-draft

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043

Saturday, May 25th
Registration: 5 PM
Drafting begins: 6 PM

Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401

Saturday, May 25th
Registration 12:30 PM
Drafting begins 1 PM

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810

Sunday, May 26th
Registration: 12 PM (Noon)
Drafting begins: 12:30 PM

PRIZES (per pod)
3 – 0: 5 booster packs
2 – 0 – 1: 3 booster packs
2 – 1: 2 booster packs
All others: 1 booster pack