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MTG Legacy 1K Tournament – Saturday, February 15th at AU Blue Bell

January 30th, 2020

Alternate Universes is holding a special Magic: the Gathering Legacy 1K Tournament at AU Blue Bell on Saturday, February 15th! We will be giving away a total of $1000 worth of store credit to the top 8 players! If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!

We’ll also be giving away door prizes and promo cards to random participants!

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

*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: $25

Registration: 11:00 AM
Tournament start: Noon

Format: Legacy, Swiss-style
For information on the Pioneer format, click here:
https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/legacy

PRIZES
If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players
1st Place: $400 store credit
2nd Place: $200 store credit
3rd & 4th Place: $100 store credit each
5th-8th Place: $50 store credit each
9th-16th Place: $25 store credit each
Store credit is given on a rechargable AU Gift Card, and is redeemable at any AU location!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! YCS VIP Qualifier – Saturday, February 15th at AU Holmes

January 30th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting a Yu-Gi-Oh! VIP Qualifier at AU Holmes on Saturday, February 15th!

The winner of this tournament will get VIP status at the Yu-Gi-Oh YCS Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina! This includes FREE entry into the YCS, a 2-round bye (good for a free win in the first and second round), assigned seating in a special VIP section throughout the YCS, and a brief player profile on the YCS coverage website (including OTS rep!) 1st place also wins a special Battle City Game Mat!

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

Entry: $12
Each player will receive three OTS packs for entering!

This is a Tier 2 event. Decklists will be required, and it’s recommended that players fill them out ahead of the event. They can be found online here: https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

Registration opens: 1 PM
Tournament begins: 2 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: VIP status at YCS Charlotte, NC (Free tournament entry, 2-round bye, assigned seating in VIP section, player profile on YCS coverage site) plus a Battle City full-size game mat

2nd – 4th Place: a choice of Super Rare Token card, with 2nd place getting first pick followed by 3rd and then 4th place

The Duelist to have shown the best sportsmanship during the event will receive a Battle City Token card

Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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MTG Pioneer Weekend – Saturday and Sunday Feb 22nd and 23rd

February 6th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting MTG Pioneer Weekend on Saturday February 22nd at AU Blue Bell, and Sunday February 23rd at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington!

For info on Pioneer, click here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/pioneer

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

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

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810
302-482-3480

Format: Pioneer
Maximum 4 rounds of Swiss. A different prize structure will be used if only 3 rounds are played.

Entry: $10

Registration: Noon
Tournament: 1 PM

PRIZES
4 – 0: $50 store credit
3 – 0 – 1: $37 store credit
3 – 1: $24 store credit
2 – 2: $8 store credit
Promo packs will be given away as well!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! YCS VIP Qualifier – Sunday, March 1st at AU Blue Bell

February 14th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting a Yu-Gi-Oh! VIP Qualifier at AU Blue Bell on Sunday, March 1st!

The winner of this tournament will get VIP status at the Yu-Gi-Oh YCS Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina! This includes FREE entry into the YCS, a 2-round bye (good for a free win in the first and second round), assigned seating in a special VIP section throughout the YCS, and a brief player profile on the YCS coverage website (including OTS rep!) 1st place also wins a special Battle City Game Mat!

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

Entry: $12
Each player will receive three OTS packs for entering!

This is a Tier 2 event. Decklists will be required, and it’s recommended that players fill them out ahead of the event. They can be found online here: https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

Registration opens: 1 PM
Tournament begins: 2 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: VIP status at YCS Charlotte, NC (Free tournament entry, 2-round bye, assigned seating in VIP section, player profile on YCS coverage site) plus a Battle City full-size game mat

2nd – 4th Place: a choice of Super Rare Token card, with 2nd place getting first pick followed by 3rd and then 4th place

The Duelist to have shown the best sportsmanship during the event will receive a Battle City Token card

Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday March 7th and Sunday March 8th

February 14th, 2020

OTSChamp_logo

Alternate Universes is proud to announce that we will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments on Saturday March 7th at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington, and Sunday March 8th at AU Blue Bell!

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, plus 5 UDS Points.

Registration start: 10 AM
Play begins: 11 AM

Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Format:
Tier 2, Advanced Constructed, Swiss Rounds, Top 8 Playoffs

Decklists are required for this event.
Here is a link to an editable PDF of the official KDE Decklist:
https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

PRIZES:

First Place: 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 completing the WCQ Invite Form)

Top 4: an invite to the next World Championship Qualifier and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for completing the WCQ Invite Form)

Additional booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 based on attendance!

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MTG Legacy 1K Tournament – Saturday, February 15th at AU Blue Bell

January 30th, 2020

Alternate Universes is holding a special Magic: the Gathering Legacy 1K Tournament at AU Blue Bell on Saturday, February 15th! We will be giving away a total of $1000 worth of store credit to the top 8 players! If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!

We’ll also be giving away door prizes and promo cards to random participants!

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

*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: $25

Registration: 11:00 AM
Tournament start: Noon

Format: Legacy, Swiss-style
For information on the Pioneer format, click here:
https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/legacy

PRIZES
If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players
1st Place: $400 store credit
2nd Place: $200 store credit
3rd & 4th Place: $100 store credit each
5th-8th Place: $50 store credit each
9th-16th Place: $25 store credit each
Store credit is given on a rechargable AU Gift Card, and is redeemable at any AU location!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! YCS VIP Qualifier – Saturday, February 15th at AU Holmes

January 30th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting a Yu-Gi-Oh! VIP Qualifier at AU Holmes on Saturday, February 15th!

The winner of this tournament will get VIP status at the Yu-Gi-Oh YCS Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina! This includes FREE entry into the YCS, a 2-round bye (good for a free win in the first and second round), assigned seating in a special VIP section throughout the YCS, and a brief player profile on the YCS coverage website (including OTS rep!) 1st place also wins a special Battle City Game Mat!

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

Entry: $12
Each player will receive three OTS packs for entering!

This is a Tier 2 event. Decklists will be required, and it’s recommended that players fill them out ahead of the event. They can be found online here: https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

Registration opens: 1 PM
Tournament begins: 2 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: VIP status at YCS Charlotte, NC (Free tournament entry, 2-round bye, assigned seating in VIP section, player profile on YCS coverage site) plus a Battle City full-size game mat

2nd – 4th Place: a choice of Super Rare Token card, with 2nd place getting first pick followed by 3rd and then 4th place

The Duelist to have shown the best sportsmanship during the event will receive a Battle City Token card

Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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MTG Pioneer Weekend – Saturday and Sunday Feb 22nd and 23rd

February 6th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting MTG Pioneer Weekend on Saturday February 22nd at AU Blue Bell, and Sunday February 23rd at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington!

For info on Pioneer, click here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/pioneer

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

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

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810
302-482-3480

Format: Pioneer
Maximum 4 rounds of Swiss. A different prize structure will be used if only 3 rounds are played.

Entry: $10

Registration: Noon
Tournament: 1 PM

PRIZES
4 – 0: $50 store credit
3 – 0 – 1: $37 store credit
3 – 1: $24 store credit
2 – 2: $8 store credit
Promo packs will be given away as well!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! YCS VIP Qualifier – Sunday, March 1st at AU Blue Bell

February 14th, 2020

Alternate Universes is hosting a Yu-Gi-Oh! VIP Qualifier at AU Blue Bell on Sunday, March 1st!

The winner of this tournament will get VIP status at the Yu-Gi-Oh YCS Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina! This includes FREE entry into the YCS, a 2-round bye (good for a free win in the first and second round), assigned seating in a special VIP section throughout the YCS, and a brief player profile on the YCS coverage website (including OTS rep!) 1st place also wins a special Battle City Game Mat!

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

Entry: $12
Each player will receive three OTS packs for entering!

This is a Tier 2 event. Decklists will be required, and it’s recommended that players fill them out ahead of the event. They can be found online here: https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

Registration opens: 1 PM
Tournament begins: 2 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: VIP status at YCS Charlotte, NC (Free tournament entry, 2-round bye, assigned seating in VIP section, player profile on YCS coverage site) plus a Battle City full-size game mat

2nd – 4th Place: a choice of Super Rare Token card, with 2nd place getting first pick followed by 3rd and then 4th place

The Duelist to have shown the best sportsmanship during the event will receive a Battle City Token card

Booster pack prizes will also be awarded based on attendance!

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Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments – Saturday March 7th and Sunday March 8th

February 14th, 2020

OTSChamp_logo

Alternate Universes is proud to announce that we will be hosting Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Tournaments on Saturday March 7th at AU Holmes and AU Wilmington, and Sunday March 8th at AU Blue Bell!

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, plus 5 UDS Points.

Registration start: 10 AM
Play begins: 11 AM

Official Konami Judges will be present at each location.

Format:
Tier 2, Advanced Constructed, Swiss Rounds, Top 8 Playoffs

Decklists are required for this event.
Here is a link to an editable PDF of the official KDE Decklist:
https://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf

PRIZES:

First Place: 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 completing the WCQ Invite Form)

Top 4: an invite to the next World Championship Qualifier and 15 UDS Points (10 for the invite, 5 for completing the WCQ Invite Form)

Additional booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 based on attendance!

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