January 7-8, 2023

San Diego Regional 
Championship
s

REGISTRATION UPDATE
There are currently only competitor spots in Scarlet/Violet Juniors and Seniors, and Pokémon Go.  We are planning on replacing players who cancel.  We will announce any openings, including the time when those spots go on sale, through our social media.

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Registration Options

Basic Registration:  Entry to the tournament, promo card, and mat (TCG) or hat (GO & VGC)
SOLD OUT:  San Diego Experience:  Entry to the tournament, promo card, mat (TCG) or hat (GO & VGC), event shirt (sample below) and two side event vouchers
SOLD OUT:  San Diego Experience Plus:  Entry to the tournament, promo card, mat AND hat, event shirt, two side event vouchers and two prize wall dice
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We have teamed up with the Hilton Gaslamp to offer a discounted hotel rate.  Click the link below to book your room.

WHEN /

January 7-8, 2023

WHERE /

SAN DIEGO
CONVENTION CENTER
Exhibit Hall F
111 W Harbor Drive
San Diego CA 92101

ABOUT THE EVENT /

Anyone in good standing may compete - there is no prequalification required.


 

Trading Card Game

On Line deck list submission due at 8 PM FRIDAY 1-6-23

 https://rk9.gg/decklist/index.

Deck list submission will open 1 week before the tournament

Format:  Standard Format for Deck Construction.  Swiss rounds will be best of 3.  For more information on the official rules visit Pokemon.com.

Prizes:  See the official Pokemon Regionals webpage for a complete list of Prizes and the Championship Point distributions.

Friday:

7:30 PM:  Registration closes

8:00 PM:  Deck Lists due

Saturday:

7:30 AM:  Doors open
8:30 AM Player meeting/Start of Round 1
Lunch break after Round 3

Sunday

7:30 AM Masters Day 2 Swiss

9:00 AM Junior/Senior Top Cut

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Side Events

Pokemon Violet
Pokemon Scarlet

Online team sheet submissions due at 8 PM FRIDAY 1-6-23

https://rk9.gg/teamlist/ 

Team registration (Box Locking) will begin at 8 AM.   Players who have not completed both steps by 9:00 AM may receive a Round 1 loss.

Format:  Watch for an announcement on pokemon.com for rules after Scarlet and Violet are released on November 18th.  Video Game play use a best of 3 format for Swiss Rounds.  Please bring a fully charged Switch, charging cord and your copy of Pokémon Violet or Pokémon Scarlet, with your team in the Battle Box.  For more information on the official rules visit Pokemon.com

Prizes:  See the official Pokemon Regionals webpage for a complete list of Prizes and the Championship Point distributions.

Friday:

7:30 PM:  Registration closes

8:00 PM:  Team Lists due

Saturday:

7:30 AM:  Doors open

8:00 AM:  Rules Distribution begins

9:00  AM:  Player Meeting/Start of Round 1

Lunch break after Round 4

Sunday

8:30 AM Report time for players in the Top Cut

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Side Events

Pokemon Go

Online team sheet submissions due at 8 PM FRIDAY 1-6-23

https://rk9.gg/pokemon/go/list/

We plan on posting the bracket at 10 PM Friday night.

Format:  Pokemon Go PvP battles will take place in the Great League, with a best of 3 match format.  Saturday will feature pools, with the top 2 finishers in each pool advancing to the finals bracket on Sunday.  The tournament will follow a double elimination format.  For more information on the official rules visit Pokemon.com

Prizes:  See the official Pokemon Regionals webpage for a complete list of Prizes and the Championship Point distributions.

Friday:

8:00 PM:  Team Lists due

10:00  PM:  Bracket posted on Challonge

Sunday

8:30 AM Report time for players in the Top Cut

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Side Events

Saturday:

9:00  AM:  Wave 1 Player Meeting/Start of match play

2:00 PM:  Wave 2 Player Meeting/Start of match play

Visit San Diego

San Diego is a great place to visit.  Beaches, museums and good weather.  Come early or stay late and explore the winter sun. 

The Button below will take you to the Visit San Diego website with travel information for visitors

Photo Courtesy of the San Diego Convention Center