Mavericks Cup: Pokemon
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Pokémon Players! We are excited to announce our next Pokémon Mavericks Cup!

After much excitement surrounding this event, we are happy to announce it's return! This event will feature a base prize payout of $2k with scaling up to $5k in prizing!

Location, Time, Date

The Mavericks Cup will take place at Mavericks Mason in Mason Ohio on Saturday, July 9th at 11:00 AM! Doors to the building will open at 10:00 AM.

Address - 1065 Reading Rd, Mason, OH 45040

Tournament Structure

This tournament will take place using the Standard Pokémon format using Sword and Shield base set through Astral Radiance. The Swiss rounds of the event will be Best-of-1 matches while the Top 8 will feature Best-of-3 matches.

Entry Cost

Entry cost for the event will be $50 to comprise the increased prize pool. The initial prize pool will start at $2k with prize support increasing at 72, 96, and 120+ players registered!


We will be requiring PAPER decklists for this event. Feel free to bring your own or use any of the ones supplied at the date of the event.


Here are the following event payout structures based upon the amount of players participating:

GUARANTEED Base: $2,000

1st - $500

2nd - $400

3rd/4th - $250

5th/8th - $150

72 players: $3,000

1st - $800

2nd - $600

3rd/4th - $400

5th/8th - $200

96 players: $4,000

1st - $800

2nd - $600

3rd/4th - $450

5th/8th - $225

9th/16th - $100

120 players: $5,000

1st - $1,000

2nd - $800

3rd/4th - $500

5th/8th - $300

9th/16th - $125


This will be our biggest Pokémon prize pool EVER so we hope that you can make it to the event! Make sure to spread the news and tell your friends so that we can continue to grow this event in size and payout!

Tournament Structure

Swiss Best of One
6 Swiss Rounds - BO1
30 minutes per round
no round check-in
8 players advance to the next phase
Top Cut Best of 3
Single Elimination Bracket - BO3
untimed matches
no match check-in
Wins are worth 3 match points, ties 1