Ultimate Series #3: BLW-UPR (Expanded 2018)
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The Ultimate Series #2: BLW-UPR (Expanded 2018)

1-Pack Entry Fee

Closed Decklists (Public after tournament completion)

X Rounds of Swiss Followed by a Top Cut (# of players determines length)

30 Packs in Prize Pool

Pack-Entry Status can be found here

General Rules:

  • Best of 1 Swiss 25 Minute Rounds
  • Best of 3 Single Elimination Top Cut 50 Minute Rounds
  • Any issues can be PM'd to Vi$un14618#4420 or our other staff
  • Check-in opens at 10:30AM EST
  • Registration closes at 11:00AM EST
  • You must submit your 1 Vivid Voltage Pack Entry to user > Vikman14618 < before 11:20AM EST or you will be dropped
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  • 10 Packs are set aside for the Invitational

Deck Rules:

  • All cards must be from the sets ranging from Black & White Base Set to Ultra Prism
  • All cards from Trainer Kit – Excadrill and Trainer Kit – Zoroark are legal
  • All cards from XY Trainer Kit - Sylveon and XY Trainer Kit - Noivern are legal
  • All cards from XY Trainer Kit - Bisharp and XY Trainer Kit - Wigglytuff are legal
  • All cards from XY Trainer Kit - Latias and XY Trainer Kit - Latios are legal
  • All cards from XY Trainer Kit - Pikachu-Libre and XY Trainer Kit - Suicune are legal
  • All cards from SM Trainer Kit - Lycanroc and SM Trainer Kit - Alolan Raichu are legal.
  • All BW Black Star Promos numbered BW01 and higher are legal.
  • All XY Black Star Promos numbered XY01 and higher are legal.
  • All SM Black Star Promos numbered SM01 to SM44, SM46 to SM60, SM62 to SM91, SM93 to SM102, SM105 to SM107, SM119 to SM121 are legal.

Additional Rulings:

Pass-Pass for this format is as follows:

  • Player A Turn 1: pass (no other action allowed)
  • Player B Turn 1: pass (no other action allowed)
  • Player A Turn 2: play as turn 1 (no evolution) (no attack)
  • Player B Turn 2: play as turn 1 (no evolution)

Then the game continues as normal

Suspended Cards:

  • Lysandre’s Trump Card PHF
  • Archeops NVI 67/DEX 110
  • Forest of Giant Plants AOR

Here is a link to the Series Information

Tournament Structure

Ultimate Series #3 Swiss
4 Rounds of BO1 Swiss
25 minutes per round
6 minute round check-in
8 players advance to the next phase
Ultimate Series #3 Cut
3 Rounds of BO3 Single Elimination
50 minutes per round
6 minute round check-in
Wins are worth 3 match points, ties 1