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Yu-Gi-Oh! Circuit Break Sneak Peeks – Saturday October 14th and Sunday October 15th

October 2nd, 2017

Alternate Universes will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! Circuit Break Sneak Peek Events on Saturday, October 14th at all three AU stores and on Sunday, October 15th at AU Blue Bell (now located on Germantown Pike!)  Stores will open at 10:00AM on Saturday and the Blue Bell store will open at 11:00AM on Sunday for the Sneak Peek!   Please come early as supplies of product are limited at each location.

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Entry fee for the Sneak Peek is $20.  Each participant will receive 5 booster packs of Circuit Break with which to build a 40 card deck for casual play throughout the day. Each duelist will also receive a limited edition Promo Card!  Additionally, Circuit Break Sneak Peek playmats will be given away periodically throughout the day to random participants while supplies last!  Must be present to win.  We’ll also be holding side events throughout day, during which cards from the new set will be legal!

Side events will be held at each location as follows:

Holmes
Saturday, October 14th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).

Blue Bell
Saturday, October 14th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).
Sunday, October 15th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.

Wilmington
Saturday, October 14th
Noon: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).

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Pokemon TCG Crimson Invasion Prereleases – 10/21 at AU Blue Bell, 10/28 at AU Holmes, and 10/29 at AU Wilmington

October 2nd, 2017

Alternate Universes is holding Pokemon Sun & Moon Crimson Invasion prerelease events on Saturday, October 21st at AU Blue Bell*; Saturday, October 28th at AU Holmes; and Sunday, October 29th at AU Wilmington!

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Format: Sealed Deck
Each player will receive 4 Crimson Invasion boosters along with 1 Evolution Pack (22 cards + 1 promo card) with which to build a deck and play for 3 rounds, as well as 4 more Crimson Invasion boosters as a participation prize!  Energy cards will be available to use at the event.  New players welcome!!!

Entry: $28 if you preregister online, $30 at the door.  Pre-registration is available online at PhiladelphiaPokemon.com!

Note: Preregistration is available up to the Thursday night before the event!  If preregistration is closed, you can still register when you get there!

– Saturday, October 21st –
Alternate Universes Blue Bell*
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 West Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

1st Session
Registration 10:00 AM- 10:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 10:40 AM
2nd Session
Registration 1:00 PM – 1:40 PM
Deck Construction @ 1:40 PM
(players are welcome to play in both sessions!)

– Saturday, October 28th –
Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Registration 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 10:40 AM

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

– Sunday, October 29th –
Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810
302-482-3480

1st Session
Registration 11:00 AM- 11:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 11:40 AM
2nd Session
Registration 2:00 PM – 2:40 PM
Deck Construction @ 2:40 PM
(players are welcome to play in both sessions!)

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MTG Standard PPTQ for Pro Tour Dominaria – Sunday, October 22nd at AU Holmes

October 6th, 2017

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) for Pro Tour Dominaria on Sunday, October 22nd at Alternate Universes Holmes!

Here are the details:

  • Format: STANDARD
  • Entry Fee: $25 (there is no preregistration for this event)
  • Registration Start Time: 11:00 AM
  • Tournament Start Time: Noon

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

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

(Prizes based on 16 or more players)

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! Circuit Break Sneak Peeks – Saturday October 14th and Sunday October 15th

October 2nd, 2017

Alternate Universes will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! Circuit Break Sneak Peek Events on Saturday, October 14th at all three AU stores and on Sunday, October 15th at AU Blue Bell (now located on Germantown Pike!)

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Entry fee for the Sneak Peek is $20.  Each participant will receive 5 booster packs of Circuit Break with which to build a 40 card deck for casual play throughout the day. Each duelist will also receive a limited edition Promo Card!  Additionally, Circuit Break Sneak Peek playmats will be given away periodically throughout the day to random participants while supplies last!  Must be present to win.  We’ll also be holding side events throughout day, during which cards from the new set will be legal!

Side events will be held at each location as follows:

Holmes
Saturday, October 14th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).

Blue Bell
Saturday, October 14th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).
Sunday, October 15th
2PM: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.

Wilmington
Saturday, October 14th
Noon: Constructed Tournament; $5.00 entry fee.  Each player will receive an OTS Pack for entering (while supplies last).

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Pokemon TCG Crimson Invasion Prereleases – 10/21 at AU Blue Bell, 10/28 at AU Holmes, and 10/29 at AU Wilmington

October 2nd, 2017

Alternate Universes is holding Pokemon Sun & Moon Crimson Invasion prerelease events on Saturday, October 21st at AU Blue Bell*; Saturday, October 28th at AU Holmes; and Sunday, October 29th at AU Wilmington!

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Format: Sealed Deck
Each player will receive 4 Crimson Invasion boosters along with 1 Evolution Pack (22 cards + 1 promo card) with which to build a deck and play for 3 rounds, as well as 4 more Crimson Invasion boosters as a participation prize!  Energy cards will be available to use at the event.  New players welcome!!!

Entry: $28 if you preregister online, $30 at the door.  Pre-registration is available online at PhiladelphiaPokemon.com!

Note: Preregistration is available up to the Thursday night before the event!  If preregistration is closed, you can still register when you get there!

– Saturday, October 21st –
Alternate Universes Blue Bell*
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 West Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

1st Session
Registration 10:00 AM- 10:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 10:40 AM
2nd Session
Registration 1:00 PM – 1:40 PM
Deck Construction @ 1:40 PM
(players are welcome to play in both sessions!)

– Saturday, October 28th –
Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Registration 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 10:40 AM

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

– Sunday, October 29th –
Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810
302-482-3480

1st Session
Registration 11:00 AM- 11:40 AM
Deck Construction @ 11:40 AM
2nd Session
Registration 2:00 PM – 2:40 PM
Deck Construction @ 2:40 PM
(players are welcome to play in both sessions!)

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MTG Standard PPTQ for Pro Tour Dominaria – Sunday, October 22nd at AU Holmes

October 6th, 2017

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) for Pro Tour Dominaria on Sunday, October 22nd at Alternate Universes Holmes!

Here are the details:

  • Format: STANDARD
  • Entry Fee: $25 (there is no preregistration for this event)
  • Registration Start Time: 11:00 AM
  • Tournament Start Time: Noon

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

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

(Prizes based on 16 or more players)

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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