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MTG Standard PPTQ for Pro Tour Hour of Devastation (Kyoto) – Saturday, February 25th at AU Wilmington

January 24th, 2017

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) Tournament for Pro Tour Hour of Devastation (Kyoto) on Saturday, February 25th at Alternate Universes Wilmington.

Here are the details:

  • Format: STANDARD
  • Entry Fee: $30 (there is no preregistration for this event)
  • Registration Start Time: 11:00 AM
  • Tournament Start Time: Noon

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615 A Silverside Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

PRIZES
1st place: 1 booster box of Aether Revolt + Invite to Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation
2nd place: 2 booster boxes of Aether Revolt
3rd & 4th place: 18 packs of Aether Revolt each
5th – 8th: 9 packs of Aether Revolt each

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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Yu-Gi-Oh! 2017 OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday, February 25th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell

January 24th, 2017

OTSChamp_logo

Alternate Universes is proud to announce that it will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments at our Holmes and Blue Bell stores on Saturday, February 25th!  Stores will open at 10:00 AM for registration and play will begin at 11:00 AM.  There is no preregistration for this event.  Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Entry fee: $20
Each player will receive 4 OTS Packs for entering (or 5 booster packs depending on availability), plus 5 UDS Points.

Registration start: 10 AM
Play begins: 11 AM

Format:
All Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship events are Tier 2 events, conducted as Advanced Format, Constructed Deck, Swiss-round events. The Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship will play Swiss Rounds, with a Top 8 Playoff top cut, with prizes awarded at the end of the final playoff round played.  The number of Swiss rounds played will depend on the number of players in the tournament.

Decklists are required for this event.
Duelists can download the official KDE Deck List at http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf. This is an editable PDF, so you will be able to type the card names in this form, which should help as your Deck List needs to be legible and complete – write the name of each card in full, and write down how many copies you have in your Deck.  Make sure your name and COSSY ID are on your Deck List.  If you do not have a COSSY ID they will be available on the day of the event.  Make sure your Deck List exactly matches your Deck.  There is a very helpful article that will help you fill out your Deck List properly. Just follow the link here:  http://www.konami.com/yugioh/articles/?p=3534.  Duelists are encouraged to complete their Deck List before arriving at the Tournament!

PRIZES:

  • First place winner, after the conclusion of the Top 8 Playoffs, will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Game Mat, an invite to the 2017 World Championship Qualifier, and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for accurately completing the WCQ Invite Form)
  • Top 4 Duelists, after the conclusion of the Top 8 Playoffs, will also receive invites to the 2017 World Championship Qualifier and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for accurately completing the WCQ Invite Form)
  • Additional booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 based on attendance!
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Vanguard TRY3 NEXT Sneak Preview – February 25th and 26th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell

January 24th, 2017

We’re hosting Cardfight!! Vanguard TRY3 NEXT Sneak Preview Tournaments Saturday, February 25th at AU Blue Bell and Sunday, February 25th at AU Holmes!  Sneak Preview Tournaments are usually held 1 week before the release date of an expansion.

Saturday, February 25th at AU Blue Bell
Tournament starts @ 1 PM
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

Sunday, February 26th at AU Holmes
Tournament starts @ 2 PM

MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Entry fee: $20

Format: Booster Draft (6 booster packs per player!)
For info on the Booster Draft format, please watch this informational video: https://youtu.be/E-gZ14PmDmc

PRIZES
1st place will win an exclusive Sneak Preview playmat!  Additional pack prizes will be awarded based on attendance.

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MTG Sealed Modern Masters 2017 PPTQ – Saturday, March 18th at AU BB

February 18th, 2017

Alternate Universes is hosting a special Modern Masters 2017 Edition
Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation (Kyoto)
on Saturday, March 18th at AU Blue Bell

Alternate Universes – Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

Format: Sealed + Draft
Each player will receive 6 packs of Modern Masters 2017 Edition with which to build a deck.  After the initial rounds, the Top 8 players will Draft with an additional 3 packs of Modern Masters 2017 each!

Entry Fee: $75

Registration Start Time: 11 AM
Deckbuilding Start Time: Noon

There is a player limit of 64 registered players, so make sure to pre-register if you want to guarantee your spot! Preregister by clicking the button below using PayPal or credit card.

PRIZES
1st place:  $300 store credit + Invite to Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation (Kyoto)
2nd place: $300 store credit
3rd & 4th place: $100 store credit each
5th – 8th: $50 store credit each

Store credit is redeemable at any AU location!

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8 for draft

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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Presidents’ Day Board Game Sale – 20-50% off All Board Games All WEEK 2/20-2/28

February 17th, 2017

Alternate Universes is having a PRESIDENTS’ DAY BOARD GAME SALE all week,
beginning Monday, February 20th and continuing through Tuesday, February 28th!
ALL board games will be AT LEAST 20% off, up to 50% off!!!

We’re having a huge board game sale this week, wherein ALL of our board games at each AU location will be at least 20% off up to 50% off!  Here’s a taste:

Buggaloop – 30% off!

Agricola – 40% off!

Doctor Who Risk and Doctor Who Monopoly – 50% off each!

Star Trek Deckbuilding Game – 50% off!

Pandemic Iberia – 50% off!

Costa Rica – 50% off!

Battleship Galaxies – 50% off!

Lord of the Rings: Nazgul – 50% off!

Brass – 50% off!

Age of Steam – 50% off!

Mega Man Board Game – 50% off!

And that’s just a SMALL sample!  That’s not even all the games that will be half off!  This might be your best chance to get these games at these discounts!  Come in beginning Monday, February 20th to see the sale for yourself!

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MTG Sealed Modern Masters 2017 PPTQ – Saturday, March 18th at AU BB

February 18th, 2017

Alternate Universes is hosting a special Modern Masters 2017 Edition
Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation (Kyoto)
on Saturday, March 18th at AU Blue Bell

Alternate Universes – Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

Format: Sealed + Draft
Each player will receive 6 packs of Modern Masters 2017 Edition with which to build a deck.  After the initial rounds, the Top 8 players will Draft with an additional 3 packs of Modern Masters 2017 each!

Entry Fee: $75

Registration Start Time: 11 AM
Deckbuilding Start Time: Noon

There is a player limit of 64 registered players, so make sure to pre-register if you want to guarantee your spot! Preregister by clicking the button below using PayPal or credit card.

PRIZES
1st place:  $300 store credit + Invite to Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation (Kyoto)
2nd place: $300 store credit
3rd & 4th place: $100 store credit each
5th – 8th: $50 store credit each

Store credit is redeemable at any AU location!

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8 for draft

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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Vanguard TRY3 NEXT Sneak Preview – February 25th and 26th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell

January 24th, 2017

We’re hosting Cardfight!! Vanguard TRY3 NEXT Sneak Preview Tournaments Saturday, February 25th at AU Blue Bell and Sunday, February 25th at AU Holmes!  Sneak Preview Tournaments are usually held 1 week before the release date of an expansion.

Saturday, February 25th at AU Blue Bell
Tournament starts @ 1 PM
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

Sunday, February 26th at AU Holmes
Tournament starts @ 2 PM

MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Entry fee: $20

Format: Booster Draft (6 booster packs per player!)
For info on the Booster Draft format, please watch this informational video: https://youtu.be/E-gZ14PmDmc

PRIZES
1st place will win an exclusive Sneak Preview playmat!  Additional pack prizes will be awarded based on attendance.

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MTG Standard PPTQ for Pro Tour Hour of Devastation (Kyoto) – Saturday, February 25th at AU Wilmington

January 24th, 2017

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) Tournament for Pro Tour Hour of Devastation (Kyoto) on Saturday, February 25th at Alternate Universes Wilmington.

Here are the details:

  • Format: STANDARD
  • Entry Fee: $30 (there is no preregistration for this event)
  • Registration Start Time: 11:00 AM
  • Tournament Start Time: Noon

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615 A Silverside Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

PRIZES
1st place: 1 booster box of Aether Revolt + Invite to Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Hour of Devastation
2nd place: 2 booster boxes of Aether Revolt
3rd & 4th place: 18 packs of Aether Revolt each
5th – 8th: 9 packs of Aether Revolt each

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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Yu-Gi-Oh! 2017 OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday, February 25th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell

January 24th, 2017

OTSChamp_logo

Alternate Universes is proud to announce that it will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments at our Holmes and Blue Bell stores on Saturday, February 25th!  Stores will open at 10:00 AM for registration and play will begin at 11:00 AM.  There is no preregistration for this event.  Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Entry fee: $20
Each player will receive 4 OTS Packs for entering (or 5 booster packs depending on availability), plus 5 UDS Points.

Registration start: 10 AM
Play begins: 11 AM

Format:
All Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship events are Tier 2 events, conducted as Advanced Format, Constructed Deck, Swiss-round events. The Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship will play Swiss Rounds, with a Top 8 Playoff top cut, with prizes awarded at the end of the final playoff round played.  The number of Swiss rounds played will depend on the number of players in the tournament.

Decklists are required for this event.
Duelists can download the official KDE Deck List at http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf. This is an editable PDF, so you will be able to type the card names in this form, which should help as your Deck List needs to be legible and complete – write the name of each card in full, and write down how many copies you have in your Deck.  Make sure your name and COSSY ID are on your Deck List.  If you do not have a COSSY ID they will be available on the day of the event.  Make sure your Deck List exactly matches your Deck.  There is a very helpful article that will help you fill out your Deck List properly. Just follow the link here:  http://www.konami.com/yugioh/articles/?p=3534.  Duelists are encouraged to complete their Deck List before arriving at the Tournament!

PRIZES:

  • First place winner, after the conclusion of the Top 8 Playoffs, will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Game Mat, an invite to the 2017 World Championship Qualifier, and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for accurately completing the WCQ Invite Form)
  • Top 4 Duelists, after the conclusion of the Top 8 Playoffs, will also receive invites to the 2017 World Championship Qualifier and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for accurately completing the WCQ Invite Form)
  • Additional booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 based on attendance!
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MTG Standard PPTQ for Pro Tour Amonkhet (Nashville) – Saturday, December 17th at AU Blue Bell

November 29th, 2016

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) Tournament for Pro Tour Amonkhet (Nashville) on Saturday, December 17th at Alternate Universes Blue Bell.

Here are the details:

  • Format: STANDARD
  • Entry Fee: $30 (there is no preregistration for this event)
  • Registration Start Time: 11:00 AM
  • Tournament Start Time: Noon

PRIZES
1st place: 1 booster box of Kaladesh + Invite to Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for PT Amonkhet
2nd place: 2 booster boxes of Kaladesh
3rd & 4th place: 18 packs of Kaladesh each
5th – 8th: 9 packs of Kaladesh each

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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