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September Pokemon League Challenge Weekend Sept 13 – 15 at Gnome Games

September Pokemon LEague Challenge Weekend at Gnome Games

Pokemon Trainers it’s time to start earning Championship Points with the September Pokemon League Challenge Weekend at Gnome Games Septeber 13, 14, 15!

Pokemon Trainers the 2020 World Championship Season is underway, and we’ve got a fun filled weekend of League Challenges planned for you September 13, 14, 15 at all of the Gnome Games stores.

You can get started in the world of competitive Pokémon TCG play at League Challenge tournaments. These events are small, entry-level events held on a local scale in stores like Gnome Games.

In Pokémon TCG League Challenge tournaments, players can earn Championship Points and work toward earning an invitation to the 2020 Pokemon World Championships!

Pokemon League Challenge events are open to all players in good standing with Pokemon. Entry to all the Gnome Games League Challenges are just $5.
Players need to bring their own legal Standard Format 60-card deck, along with a completed decklist that must be turned in when you register for the League Challenge.

September League Challenge Schedule

Friday September 13th
Gnome Games Green Bay West
Online Preregistration is available here: https://gnomegames.com/event/september-pokemon-league-challenge-green-bay-west/

Registration Opens at 4:00
Tournament Starts at 4:30
Entry is $5
Standard Format
Best of 1 , 30 Minute Rounds
NO TOP CUT

Saturday September 14th
Gnome Games Appleton East
Online Preregistration is available here: https://gnomegames.com/event/september-pokemon-league-challenge-appleton/
Registration Opens at 9:30 AM
Tournament Starts at 10:00 AM
Entry is $5
Standard Format
Best of 1, 30 Minute Rounds
NO TOP CUT

Sunday September 15th
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Online Preregistration is available here: https://gnomegames.com/event/september-pokemon-league-challenge-green-bay-east/
Registration opens at 12:30
Tournament Starts at 1:00
Entry is $5
Standard Format
Best of 1, 30 Minute Rounds
NO TOP CUT

Prizes –

All players will receive a Pokemon Booster for playing in the event.
The Top 4 Players in each age division receive a Top 4 Promo Card
The Promo Card for September is Lusamine

Players also receive Championship Points bases on attendance and finish.

Want to earn even more Championship Points?

Play in the Pokemon League Cups at Gnome Games

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GBE – Pokemon Standard League Challenge

Pokemon League Challenge: August

Gnome Games Green Bay East (GBE)
Sunday, August 25th
Noon Registration – 1pm Start
$5/player – Each player gets a pack, top 4 get league challenge top 4 promos!

Unified Minds League Challenge
Gnome Games Green Bay East

Entry $5
Best of 1 – 30 minute Rounds

Everyone gets a Unified Minds Booster for playing
Top 4 in each age division get a Top 4 Promo
More information can be found HERE!

Also, be sure to challenge the professors in our very special Face the Professors Day!

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November Pokemon League Challenge Tournament Schedule

Gnome Games hosts Pokemon Crimson Invasion Season 1 League Challenges

Gnome Games will host Pokémon League Challenge Tournaments at all Gnome Games stores in November.

Get started in the world of competitive Pokémon TCG play at Pokemon League Challenge tournaments. Gnome Games hosts these small, entry-level events once a month at each store. The November events are the 1st Season of the Crimson Invasion League Season.

In Pokémon TCG League Challenge tournaments players can earn Championship Points and work toward earning an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships!

Pokemon League Challenge events are open to all players. Gnome Games League Challenges are always Standard format and require a $10 entry fee to play. Players need to bring their own legal 60-card deck, damage counters, a randomizer and come prepared with a Pokemon Deck List – ready to turn in when they register.

Here is the November 2017 Gnome Games Pokemon League Challenge Schedule

Saturday November 18th

Crimson Invasion Season 1 – Pokemon League Challenge
Gnome Games Green Bay West
Registration Opens 9:30
Tournament Starts at 10:00 SHARP
Entry $10

Saturday November 25th

Crimson Invasion Season 1 – Pokemon League Challenge
Gnome Games Appleton East
Registration Opens 9:30
Tournament Starts at 10:00 SHARP
Entry $10

Saturday November 26th

Crimson Invasion Season 1 – Pokemon League Challenge
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Registration Opens 12:30
Tournament Starts at 1:00 SHARP
Entry $10

Players will need their standard legal 60 card deck, a printed deck list, their POP Pokemon ID card, a randomizer (dice or coin), damage counters and condition tokens (burn, paralyzed, asleep) and their $10 entry fee.

Tournament is SWISS format with best 2 of 3 matches. Number of rounds will be determined by number of players.

Winner of each match will receive a booster pack. Championship Points will be awarded to players who have registered their POP ID in accordance with the official Pokemon Championship Point System

There is no Top Cut for a League Challenge

Standard Format

The Standard format is the standard tournament format for Play! Pokémon events.

The 2018 season Standard format currently consists of the following expansions and sets

  • XY—BREAKthrough
  • XY—BREAKpoint
  • Generations
  • XY—Fates Collide
  • XY—Steam Siege
  • XY—Evolutions
  • Sun & Moon
  • Sun & Moon—Guardians Rising
  • Sun & Moon—Burning Shadows
  • Shining Legends
  • Sun & Moon—Crimson Invasion legal on November 17, 2017
  • XY Trainer Kit—Latias and Latios
  • XY Trainer Kit—Pikachu Libre and Suicune
  • Sun & Moon Trainer Kit—Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
  • Mc Donald’s Collection 2016
  • Black Star Promo Cards: XY67 and higher, SM01 and higher

For more information about Pokemon Tournaments please visit the official Pokemon Tournament Rules website – https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/about/tournaments-rules-and-resources/

Want to play Pokemon but don’t want to play in a tournament?
Come to our Free Pokemon Leagues every week and just have fun!

Monday 4 – 6 – Gnome Games Green Bay West
Wednesday 4 – 6 Gnome Games Green Bay East
Thursday 4 – 6 Gnome Games Appleton East
Friday 4 – 6 Gnome Games Green Bay West
Sunday 1 – 4 Gnome Games Green Bay East

Looking for hard core tournaments?  Check out the Pokémon League Cups

 

December Pokemon League Challenge – GBE

Join us for the December Pokemon League Challenge at Gnome Games Green Bay East

Pokemon Trainers it’s time for the December League Challenge at Gnome Games Green Bay East.

Get started in the world of competitive Pokémon TCG play at League Challenge tournaments. League Challenges are smaller entry-level events on a local scale. In Pokémon TCG League Challenge tournaments, players can earn Championship Points and work toward earning an invitation to the Pokemon World Championships!

December League Challenge

Sunday December 15th
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Registration opens at 12:30
Tournament Seats at 1:00
Entry $5
Standard Format
Best of 1, 30 Minute Rounds
Decklists are required

League Challenge events are open to all players. Entry fee for all players is $5.

Players need to bring their own legal 60-card deck.  This event is Standard Format, and decklists are required for all players. You can learn more about Standard Format Here

Decklists must be turned in when you register for the event.

League Challenge events consist of only Swiss rounds; there is no top cut to single-elimination rounds.

Players must have a Pokémon Trainer Club account with a Player ID attached, and must have opted in to the Play! Pokémon program in order to earn points and prizes. All participants will receive 1 Play! Point just for playing, and the top four players in each age division will win a special promo card.  You can get a Free POP ID at any Gnome Games Pokemon League or at the League Challenge.

Learn more about Pokemon League Challenges here https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pokemon-tournaments/tcg-league-challenge/