ARG Winter Pokemon STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
ARG is proud to announce our First Winter Standard Pokemon State Championship weekend on February 4-5th, 2017.
All ARG State Championships are open to anyone and will offer one player to walk away as a State Champion and an exclusive champion playmat, ARG Invitational Invite, an exclusive ARG Lapel pin and those finishing in the Top 8 will also win an exclusive collectible Top 8 playmat, ARG Invitational Invite and Lapel pin. Additional booster pack prizes will be awarded based on the number of entries and scale as more players equals more prizes!
The format for Winter States is Standard format. Best of 1 matches during swiss with a 30 minute time limit. Top 8 playoff where applicable is best of 2 out of 3 matches with 60 minute time limit.
Are you the best in your state? Think so, then prove it by attending ARG States.
MINIMUM PRIZING CHART
1st Place: Champion Playmat, ARG Invitational Invite & 1 Round Bye at Summer Invitational, Exclusive ARG States Lapel Pin. (Select locations ARG Gold Resin Trophy or Gold ARG medal) and current sealed Booster Packs.
2nd Place: Exclusive Top 8 Playmat, ARG Invitational Invite, Exclusive ARG States Lapel Pin. (Select locations ARG Silver Resin Trophy or Silver ARG medal) and current sealed Booster Packs.
3rd/4th Place: Exclusive Top 8 Playmat, ARG Invitational Invite, Exclusive ARG States Lapel Pin. (Select locations ARG Bronze medal for 3rd place) and current sealed Booster Packs.
5th-8th Place: Exclusive Top 8 Playmat, ARG Invitational Invite, ARG State Championship Top 8 Lapel Pin and current sealed Boosters.
Booster Pack Prize Payout which is based on attendance.
8 to 18 Players: 1st 16 Packs, 2nd 8 Packs, 3rd/4th 4 Packs, 5th to 8th 2 Packs
19 to 36 Players: 1st 30 Packs, 2nd 15 Packs, 3rd to 4th 6 Packs, 5th to 8th 3 Packs
37 to 72 Players: 1st 60 Packs, 2nd 30 Packs, 3rd/4th 12 Packs, 5th-8th 6 Packs & 9th-16th 3 Packs
73 to 108 Players: 1st 90 Packs, 2nd 60 Packs, 3&4 30 Packs, 5 to 8th 12 Packs, 9 to 16th 6 Packs
*Trophies/medals and drawstring bags select stores kits ordered.
**If 32 or more players participate, Top 16 will receive an invite for ARG Invitational.