Konami has just announced that it will be holding a special event called Yu-Gi-Oh Day on January 30th or January 31st. Yu-Gi-Oh Day! Is designed to bring Duelists from all over North America together to celebrate the long running Yu-Gi-Oh TCG.
Duelists interested in participating in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Day event can do so at any Official Tournament Stores. Duelists can also look forward to exclusive prizes which are only available at Official Tournament Stores on Yu-Gi-Oh! Day. The registration fee for Yu-Gi-Oh! Day is set at $5.00 USD in America and $5.00 CND in Canada. Duelists who enter the event will receive this amount in commensurate prizing.
Duelists who enter the Yu-Gi-Oh! Day event will take part in Swiss rounds with no Playoff top cut, prizes will be awarded at the end of the final Swiss round. The structure for the event is as follows. 4-8 Participants 3 Rounds of Swiss, 9-16 Participants 4 Rounds of Swiss, 17-32 Participants 5 Rounds of Swiss, 33-64 Participants 6 Rounds of Swiss, 65-128 Participants 7 Rounds of Swiss and finally if the event has more than 129 or more Participants it will be 7 Rounds of Swiss.
The first place winner of the event after the last round of Swiss concludes will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Day full size game mat. Duelists who finish in the top 8 after the last round of Swiss concludes will receive an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Super Rare Token Card.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Day sounds like it’s going to be a great event for Duelists to come together and enjoy playing the TCG, while at the same time competing to be the best to earn some awesome rewards! For more information on the Yu-Gi-Oh! Day event please check out the official event FAQ.
About The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG
The Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME is the #1 trading card game in the world with over 25 billion cards sold. It is a game of strategy, where players create individual Decks of cards collected from Structure Decks and Booster Packs. Two players engage in a Duel while using cards that represent powerful monsters, magical Spells and surprising Traps. Duelists with well-constructed Decks, dominating monsters, solid strategy and good fortune are the victors in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. is the exclusive licensee and rights holder to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG in North America and Latin America.
KONAMI is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties and traditional trading card games. KONAMI’s software titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers. KONAMI is also the manufacturer of the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. The latest information about KONAMI can be found on the Web at http://www.konami.com. KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiaries, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. in Windsor, the United Kingdom. Details of the products published by KONAMI can be found at http://www.konami.com.