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San Jose
Pokémon Regional Championship
Trading Card Game & Video Game

 Anyone in good standing with the Play!Pokémon program can participate, no pre-qualification required!

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November 25th & 26th, 2017

San Jose Convention Center
150 W San Carlos St., San Jose, CA 95113

Doors & Vendors open:​​

Sat. Nov. 25th 
               7:30am ​
All players MUST check the roster by 8am.
Roster will be posted online and at the Hall entrance at 7pm Friday.

Sun. Nov. 26th 
               7:30am 


        TCG  TOP CUT:
       Master Division:  Top 32* Swiss Rounds  & Top Cut:  7:30am
       Senior and Junior Division Top Cut:  9am

Age Divisions:

Juniors - Born 2007 or later 
Seniors - Born 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006 
Masters - Born in 2002 and earlier

All Players meeting:

​Saturday November 25th 
8:30am ish

  All Times Subject to Change!

BASIC Entry Fee for all TCG & VG Players:

Early Bird: $40.00
(ends on Tuesday Nov. 7, 2017 at 11:59pm)

Standard:  $50.00
(ends on Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017 at 11:59pm)

Late:          $60.00 
(ends on Saturday Nov. 25, 2017 at 8am)

  - Registration for this event must be completed ONLINE only -                               Cash will not be accepted onsite.  

​Refund requests must be submitted via email at poke-event@hotmail.com by Nov. 24, 2017. Any requests after 12am Nov. 25, 2017 will not be honored.

~ See more information below ~

*Pokeparent discount*
Parents who are playing in the main event and have a child playing in any age division will receive a $10 discount per child refunded during the day of the event.

       BASIC Registration:

$40 Early Bird 
(increases $10 on Wed. Nov. 8th)

Includes:
  • Entry into either the TCG or VGC Regional Championships Main Event
  • Exclusive Regional Championships Playmat (TCG) - Guaranteed to the first 1000 registered players.
  • Exclusive Regional Championships Playmat Hat (VGC) - Guaranteed to the first 250 registered players.
  • One limited edition Pokémon promo card, while supplies last.
  • Juniors & Seniors will recieve 2 Free side event entry tickets.


Trading Info

Trading is, of course, permitted at the Pokémon Regional Championships, but some things aren’t permitted on site and may result in ejection from the venue without refund.
Examples include:
  • Buying, selling, or soliciting to buy or sell cards with anyone except Authorized Vendors.
  • Altering cards in exchange for money or any other types of compensation
  • Taking up excessive space while trading or transporting excessive amounts of trade stock.
  • Advertising without permission from the event organizer.

       STAGE 1 Registration - Limit: 50
​                               -Not available after Tues. Nov. 21-

$80 Early Bird 
​(increases $10 on Wed. Nov. 8th)​​

Includes:
  • Basic Registration package PLUS:
  • Reserved static seating for all Swiss Rounds
  • 2 - Side event entry tickets.
  • Exclusive GX marker.
  • TCG players can e-mail thier decklist to poke-event@hotmail.com by Thurs. Nov. 24th - 11pm mst. 
  • Wake up call on Day 2 , if you make the Top cut (TCG or VG)


        VIP Registration - Limit: 40
                   -Not available after Tues. Nov. 21-​​
$195 

Includes:
Stage 1 Registration package PLUS:


  • VIP Lounge experience (minors + 1 parent/guardian*)
  • San Jose Regionals Backpack
  • Sealed Booster box Crimson Invasion
  • $10 Vendor Voucher
  • $20 Food Voucher
  • ​Japanese Pokémon sleeves (62-64 in a pack) you will be sent an email with various options to choose.
  • Sleep in special:
    • VIP Players must be in the VIP room by 8:10am
  • ​All VIP Swag pick up will be in the VIP room
  • Dedicated Staff member assigned to the VIP Lounge
  • Cold water & snacks Saturday & Sunday

*The parent/guardian of  the VIP minor player receives free entry into the VIP lounge only.


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TRADING CARD GAME CHAMPIONSHIPS

Overview

Schedule

Prizes

Side Events

Venue & Hotel

  1.                                Important information:
    Be prepared! Print out your decklist before you arrive! Please print your name, player ID and date of birth CLEARLY on the decklist. Decklists will be collected at the player meeting. 
    An optional deck check area will be provided Sat. Nov. 25th from 7:30am-8:15am only.​ There may be an opportunity on Friday evening - TBD. Please check back here.

                                         Click Here for Decklist


    Saturday Nov. 25th

    7:30am                 Hall opens
                                         Vendors
                                         Side Events
                                         Pokémon GO!

    7:30am - 8am       All players check roster. Posted online and at the Hall entrance. 
                                  If your name is missing proceed to the Information desk.
                                  VIP Players must be in the VIP room by 8:10am
                 **If you are not a VIP player your Deck List will be collected at the Player meeting*   


    8:15am - 8:25am   Pairings will be posted, all players must be in their seats.                                                                               
    8:30am ish            Player meeting
                                       

     Please note:  MASTERS there will be NO LUNCH BREAK on Saturday/Sunday. Please plan accordingly. Seniors and Juniors will have a lunch break. This year there will be a Food Vendor at our event, with many options close by. I would also highly recommend everyone bringing their own lunch bag. These locations around our event could get crowded and have long lines.

    Please make sure you receive your information for Day 2 from your Head Judge before leaving the venue


    Sunday Nov. 26th

    Top Cut:
      Master Division: Top 32 Swiss rounds and Top Cut:  7:30am
      Senior & Junior Division Top Cut:   9am
  2. What are the Prizes?



    For all the Prize details and Championship points
    please check out Pokemon.com:







    Prizes for the Pokemon Regional Championships will be more than $50,000 in prize money, scholarships, and Travel Certificates based on attendance.

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  3. Marriott San Jose
    Attached to the
    San Jose Convention Center
     San Jose Convention Center
    San Jose Convention Center
    150 W San Carlos St.
     San Jose, Ca., 95110
    (408) 295-9600

    Marriott San Jose
    300 Almaden Boulevard
    San Jose, Ca. 95110
    (408)-287-2100

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  4.   Side Events



    Saturday starts at 8am                    Sunday starts at 8am


    Most side events require an entry fee.
    Prize wall tickets will be awarded for each side event 
    The prize wall closes on Sunday at 4 p.m.
    Prizes must be redeemed by that time (subject to change).
    See the side events area for more details.

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  5.                Welcome to the San Jose Pokémon Regional Championships!


              

    CHECK ROSTER:  
    ALL PLAYERS MUST check the Roster before 8am Sat. Nov. 25th (there will be one posted Friday Nov. 24th at 7pm - online and at the Hall entrance). Final roster will be posted by 8:05am for any players who registered after 6pm Friday Nov. 24th. If your name is missing, please proceed to the Information desk on Saturday before 8:10am.

    There is NO check in. If your name appears on the Roster posted, you are checked in. Decklists will be collected at the player meeting.

              VIP Players: Must be in the VIP room by 8:10am

     **If you are not a VIP player your Deck List will be collected at the Player meeting**



    SWAG PICK UP : All Early Bird Registered players can pick up their playmat and promo at the Swag Squad area ANYTIME Saturday or Sunday. There may be an opportunity on Friday evening - TBD. Please check back here.

    PLEASE NOTE: ALL players must be familiar with the Rules and Regulations set forth by The Pokémon Company found  HERE.


      TOP CUT:
      Master Division:  Top 32* Swiss Rounds and Top Cut:  Sunday 7:30am
    Senior and Junior Division Top Cut:  Sunday  9am

    *(if attendance in any age division is 227 or more then Every player with an X-2-0 or better record or the Top 32 ranked players, whichever is greater, make the 2nd day of Swiss rounds).            
    Please make sure you receive your information for Day 2 from your Head Judge before leaving the venue.


    ​         Top 8 players- each division- will receive dice from: 
    Register Now
    Trading Card Game
Marriott San Jose
Attached to the
San Jose Convention Center
$99 + tax per night
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Last date to book:  11/1/17

Any questions/concerns or issues regarding booking your room, please let us know.
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VIDEO GAME CHAMPIONSHIPS

Schedule

Prizes

Side Events

Venue & Hotel​​

Overview

  1. Important information:
    Be prepared! Print out your Team List before you arrive! Please print your name, player ID and date of birth CLEARLY on the Team List. Team lists will be collected when your Battle Box is locked.



    Please note:
    Players must load their Pokémon team with their items attached in the battle box into one of your Team boxes. 
    Players must bring their own system in the Nintendo 3DS family (any 2DS or 3DS system).
    Players must bring their own Sun or Moon Game Cartridge or downloadable version.
    Players must bring their own charger for their DS. Players are responsible for making sure their DS is charged for the event.


    ​​
    Saturday Nov. 25th                                                                 Click Here for Team List

    7:30am                 Hall opens
                                         Vendors
                                         Side Events
                                         Pokémon GO!

    7:30am - 8am      
    VG players confirm name on roster and proceed to Battle box lock area with Team List.
    ​​
                                                (Posted online and at the Hall entrance).
                                                If your name is missing proceed to the Information desk.
                                 VIP Players must be in the VIP room by 8:10am
                  
    8:15am - 8:25am   Pairings will be posted, all players must be in their seats.                                                                               
    8:30am ish            Player meeting



    Please note:
    MASTERS there will be NO LUNCH BREAK on Saturday/Sunday. Please plan accordingly. Seniors and Juniors will have a lunch break. This year there will be a Food Vendor at our event, with many options close by. I would also highly recommend everyone bringing their own lunch bag. These locations around our event could get crowded and have long lines.

    Please make sure you receive your information for Day 2 from your Head Judge before leaving the venue.​​


    Sunday Nov. 26th

    Top Cut All age divisions:
    Determined by attendance. Top Cut will be Single Elimination Finals, run as best-of-three matches.
  2.                Welcome to the San Jose Pokémon Regional Championships!




                   
    FORMAT:   Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon - VG Tournament Rules & Formats Link for more details will  be updated soon and posted here. Each age group will use Swiss rounds- this means all players get to play every round even if they lose every game. The number of Swiss rounds will be determined by the amount of players in each division. Swiss Rounds - Best 2 of 3.
                                   
    CHECK-IN: ​  
    ALL PLAYERS MUST check the Roster before 8am Sat. Nov. 25th (there will be one posted Friday Nov. 24th at 7pm - online and at the Hall entrance). Final roster will be posted by 8:05am for any players who registered after 6pm Friday Nov. 24th. If your name is missing, please proceed to the Information desk on Saturday before 8:10am.

    ALL VG Players:  Confirm your name appears on the Roster posted, then proceed to the VG Room to have your Battle box locked, your Team list will be collected here.

              VIP Players: Must be in the VIP room by 8:10am for Battle Box Locking.


                     **If you are not a VIP player you must Check in before 8am.**


    SWAG PICK UP:    All Early Bird Registered players can pick up their hat and promo at the Swag Squad area ANYTIME Saturday or Sunday. There may be an opportunity on Friday evening - TBD. Please check back here.

    PLEASE NOTE: ALL players must be familiar with the Rules and Regulations set forth by The Pokémon Company found  HERE.

     TOP CUT:

    Top Cut: Determined by attendance. Top Cut will be Single Elimination Finals, run as best-of-three matches.

    Please make sure you receive your information for Day 2 from your Head Judge before leaving the venue.

    Register Now
    Video Game
  3.  San Jose Convention Center
    San Jose Convention Center
    150 W San Carlos St.
     San Jose, Ca., 95110
    (408) 295-9600

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    Marriott San Jose
    Attached to the
    San Jose Convention Center

    Heading 3

    Marriott San Jose
    300 Almaden Boulevard
    San Jose, Ca. 95110
    (408)-287-2100

  4. What are the Prizes?



    For all the Prize details and Championship points
    please check out Pokemon.com:









    Prizes for the Pokemon Regional Championships will be more than $50,000 in prize money, scholarships, and Travel Certificates based on attendance.

    Heading 3

  5.   Side Events



    Saturday starts at 8am                    Sunday starts at 8am


    Most side events require an entry fee.
    Prize wall tickets will be awarded for each side event 
    The prize wall closes on Sunday at 4 p.m.
    Prizes must be redeemed by that time (subject to change).
    See the side events area for more details.

    Join My Mailing List

Meet the Vendors
                         More coming soon!

  1. Executive Director
    Cradilicious
    Vendor and Sponsor
    The latest Pokémon Center plushies from JAPAN, Japanese deck boxes, sleeves, charms, keychains, tins and all kinds of goodies from the Japan Pokémon Centers! Including Japanese Booster packs, styluses, USA World Championship items and selling singles. Check us out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/cradilicious
  2. Executive Director
    Legacy Cards
    Vendor
    Legacy cards providing the community since 2012. We sell singles, packs, sealed product, accessories, Pokémon center exclusives, and more! We buy bulk and singles. Rates will be available at the event. We will be having a raffle for some cool prizes including store credit and other items! If you have any questions feel free to email us at legacycardshop@gmail.com. www.legacycardshop.com
Meet The Vendors

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