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Dragon Ball Super Draft – 2/11 at AU Holmes and 2/17 at AU Blue Bell

January 22nd, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Dragon Ball Super Draft Tournaments on Sunday, February 11th at AU Holmes and Saturday, February 17th at AU Blue Bell!  Each participant will receive two of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and two of Tournament Pack Vol. 2 on top of their draft packs just for entering, and the 1st Place winner will receive five of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and five of Tournament Pack Vol. 2!

There will be a player cap of 32 players, so get there early!

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

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

Entry: $30
Each player will receive two of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and two of Tournament Pack Vol. 2 for entering!

Registration begins: Noon
Drafting begins: 1 PM

Format: Booster Draft
Drafting will follow the rules printed in Draft Box 01, which can also be found here: http://www.dbs-cardgame.com/pdf/booster-draft_rule.pdf

After Drafting is completed, players will play in Swiss-style rounds, best-of-three matches.  All drafts will be Keep What You Take (players keep whatever cards they picked during the draft).

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Dragon Ball Super Union Force Shop Championships – 2/22 at AU Blue Bell and 2/25 at AU Holmes

February 12th, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Dragon Ball Super Union Force Shop Championships! Thursday February 22nd at AU Blue Bell, and Sunday February 25th at AU Holmes!

Entry: $5
Each player who enters will receive a special Cross Worlds booster pack!

There will be a player cap of 32 players!

Thursday, February 22nd
Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament start: 7 PM

Sunday, February 25th
Alternate Universes Holmes
Registration opens: Noon
Tournament start: 1 PM

PRIZES
1st and 2nd place each win a special Shop Champion Certificate!
Top 8 players each win a set of Warriors of the Universe promo sleeves!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday, March 10th at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington

January 22nd, 2018

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Alternate Universes is proud to announce that we will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments at our Holmes and Wilmington stores on Saturday, March 10th!  OTS Championships are a good way to earn invites to the next World Championship Qualifier, and earn some UDS points while you’re at it!  Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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

Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Format:
All Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship events are Tier 2, Advanced Constructed tournaments with Swiss Rounds and Top 8 Playoffs.  The number of Swiss rounds played will depend on the overall number of participants.  Prizes will be awarded at the end of the final playoff round.

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 into this form, which should help as your decklist 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 decklist.  If you do not have a COSSY ID, they will be available on the day of the event.  Make sure your decklist exactly matches your deck.  Duelists are encouraged to complete their decklist before arriving at the tournament!

PRIZES:

  • First place will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Game Mat, an invite to the next 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 each receive an invite to the next 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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Rivals of Ixalan Standard Showdown – Every Week January 28th to March 31st!

January 22nd, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding Rivals of Ixalan Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores!  Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Rivals of Ixalan Booster Packs!  They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week, beginning the week of January 28th and ending the week of March 31st!  That’s nine weeks of Standard Showdown tournaments!  We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament.

Here are each store’s details:

Holmes
Saturdays Feb. 3rd–March 31st
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Saturdays Feb. 3rd–March 31st
Entry: FREE
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Wilmington
Mondays Jan. 29th–March 26th
Entry: $5, one regular Booster Pack awarded per win in addition to the Standard Showdown packs
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 with art by Rebecca Guay
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Rivals of Ixalan booster packs do not include double-sided cards

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Dragon Ball Super Draft – 2/11 at AU Holmes and 2/17 at AU Blue Bell

January 22nd, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Dragon Ball Super Draft Tournaments on Sunday, February 11th at AU Holmes and Saturday, February 17th at AU Blue Bell!  Each participant will receive two of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and two of Tournament Pack Vol. 2 on top of their draft packs just for entering, and the 1st Place winner will receive five of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and five of Tournament Pack Vol. 2!

There will be a player cap of 32 players, so get there early!

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

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

Entry: $30
Each player will receive two of Tournament Pack Vol. 1 and two of Tournament Pack Vol. 2 for entering!

Format: Booster Draft
Drafting will follow the rules printed in Draft Box 01, which can also be found here: http://www.dbs-cardgame.com/pdf/booster-draft_rule.pdf

After Drafting is completed, players will play in Swiss-style rounds, best-of-three matches.  All drafts will be Keep What You Take (players keep whatever cards they picked during the draft).

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Dragon Ball Super Union Force Shop Championships – 2/22 at AU Blue Bell and 2/25 at AU Holmes

February 12th, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Dragon Ball Super Union Force Shop Championships! Thursday February 22nd at AU Blue Bell, and Sunday February 25th at AU Holmes!

Entry: $5
Each player who enters will receive a special Cross Worlds booster pack!

There will be a player cap of 32 players!

Thursday, February 22nd
Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament start: 7 PM

Sunday, February 25th
Alternate Universes Holmes
Registration opens: Noon
Tournament start: 1 PM

PRIZES
1st and 2nd place each win a special Shop Champion Certificate!
Top 8 players each win a set of Warriors of the Universe promo sleeves!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday, March 10th at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington

January 22nd, 2018

OTSChamp_logo

Alternate Universes is proud to announce that we will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments at our Holmes and Wilmington stores on Saturday, March 10th!  OTS Championships are a good way to earn invites to the next World Championship Qualifier, and earn some UDS points while you’re at it!  Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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

Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Format:
All Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship events are Tier 2, Advanced Constructed tournaments with Swiss Rounds and Top 8 Playoffs.  The number of Swiss rounds played will depend on the overall number of participants.  Prizes will be awarded at the end of the final playoff round.

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 into this form, which should help as your decklist 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 decklist.  If you do not have a COSSY ID, they will be available on the day of the event.  Make sure your decklist exactly matches your deck.  Duelists are encouraged to complete their decklist before arriving at the tournament!

PRIZES:

  • First place will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Game Mat, an invite to the next 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 each receive an invite to the next 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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Rivals of Ixalan Standard Showdown – Every Week January 28th to March 31st!

January 22nd, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding Rivals of Ixalan Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores!  Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Rivals of Ixalan Booster Packs!  They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week, beginning the week of January 28th and ending the week of March 31st!  That’s nine weeks of Standard Showdown tournaments!  We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament.

Here are each store’s details:

Holmes
Saturdays Feb. 3rd–March 31st
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Saturdays Feb. 3rd–March 31st
Entry: FREE
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Wilmington
Mondays Jan. 29th–March 26th
Entry: $5, one regular Booster Pack awarded per win in addition to the Standard Showdown packs
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 with art by Rebecca Guay
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Rivals of Ixalan booster packs do not include double-sided cards

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