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Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Battle of the Kingdoms


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"They came from the 8 corners of the land, Wessex, Anglia, Mercia, Northumbria, Ulaidh, Hibernia, Cymru and Fortriu, to see if they were the best. And they were. But were they the best of the best. Only history will tell."

We have great please in introducing a completely new programme series for all competitive Yu-Gi-Oh! players in the UK and Ireland. The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Battle of the Kingdoms not only gives you the chance to become Champion of your Kingdom and ultimately Champion of all Kingdoms but also the chance to prove that your Kingdom is the best.

8 Kingdom Championships will take place over the next few months to determine the best Yu-Gi-Oh! players in the country. From each event, the top 8 players will progress to the Battle of the Kingdoms final plus the top 4 will form their Kingdom's Champions and have the chance to win the Battle of the Kingdoms team championship as well.

More details of the Kingdom Championships will appear here in the near future.


Kingdom Championships
Format:Advanced
Structure:Swiss with a cut to top 8

Prizes:
  • Participating players will receive a Yu-Gi-Oh! Branded Neck Pad (while stocks last).
  • The Top 8 players will receive playmats plus a place at the Battle of the Kingdoms.
  • The Top 4 will receive a place in their Kingdom's team.
  • The winner will receive a Yu-Gi-Oh! Branded Backpack plus Kingdom Championship trophy.

  • Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Battle of the Kingdoms
    Format: Advanced
    Structure(individual): Swiss with a cut to top 8
    Structure(team): Pooled Swiss points from the individual event

    Prizes:
  • Participating players will receive a Yu-Gi-Oh! Branded Carrying Case
  • The Top 8 players will receive a travel award to 1 European YCS in 2011
  • The Top team will receive a Nintendo DS and a trophy.
  • The Winner will receive free accommodation at 1 European YCS in 2011 and a trophy.


  • FAQ
    Do players have to be from the region in order to play in the that Kingdom's championship?
    No. All of the events will be open to all however players are encouraged to have pride when 'Battling for their Kingdom'.

    If a player cannot attend the final, is their invite given to the next player down (using swiss rankings)?
    No. Invites to the final will not 'drop-down'

    If one of the the top 4 players cannot attend, will another player be entered as part of that Kingdom's team for the purposes of the team title?
    Yes. The next best player (using the swiss rankings as a guide) will be entered into the available slot assuming they are present. If not enough players are present then the team will only accrue points based on the team members that are present.