[SPE] SuperNova Blast 2 – November 1st, 2nd and 3rd @ Milan, IT

11.9.2013 wrote: Alessandro Cremascoli in category Tournaments & OP

 In collaboration with Gedis and The Pokémon Company International we proudly present:

SuperNova Blast 2

 

 

 


Friday, November 1st – Saturday, November 2nd – Sunday, November 3rd
www.pokemon-cp.it/snb2 (Site coming on 9/30) 

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When


Friday, November 1st 2013: Early registration and League Challenge

  • 17.30-23.00: early registration for the SuperNova Blast (for all 3 the categories)
  • Supernova League Challenge
    Registration from 5.30 pm – Tournament starts at 6 pm – Single game swiss + top cut – Entry fee 5€
    
Prizes:
    Juniors/Seniors*:
    1st place: Number of boosters equal to number of players in the age category

    Masters*:
    1st place: 1x Genesect-EX Full Art
2nd place: 1x tin “Team Plasma Deoxys-EX”
    
3rd-4th place: 4 booster packs

    

*Plus any supply from TPCi



Saturday, November 2nd 2013: Main event – Day 1

  • 8.30-9.45: registration for the SuperNova Blast (for all 3 the cateogories)
  • 10.00-10.15: player list posting and starting announcements
  • 10.30: round 1 starts (for all 3 the categories)



Sunday, November 3rd 2013: Main event – Day 2

  • 8.30-9.00: check-in for the players in top cut
  • 9.15: top cut starts


During the day, various side events will be organised for the people not playing in the Main Event

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Entry fee

10€

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Where

Università Europea degli Sport della Mente”, (European Brain Sports University) Via Sant'Uguzzone 8, Milano

Description: A true sport structure made to practice all those activites that can be considered to all effects “brain sports”. The goal of the UESM is to reevaluate “the game” at 360° like a forming activity and useful for growing, more than obviously give a “home” to the game aficionados.

How to reach: Follow the instructions on this page (warning: other info from that page are outdated as they refer to last year's tournament)

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Preregistrations

Preregistrations will start from September 30th, 2013.

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Format


The tournament will be played using the standard format for all the Pokémon Organized Play events, ie. Constructed Modified.

 In a Constructed event, players come to the tournament with a 60 cards deck. The card used to make the decks come the player's personal collection.
Decks can't contain more than 4 copies of the same card, with the standard exception of Basic Energies.

Some cards can present additional restrictions, that are treated as exceptions at the 4 copies rule. The games are played with 6 Prize cards.

In a Modified event, cards are only allowed to come from the following sets:

B&W – Next Destinies

B&W – Dark Explorers

B&W – Dragons Exhalted

B&W – Boundaries Crossed

B&W – Plasma Storm

B&W – Plasma Freeze

B&W – Plasma Blast

B&W – Dragon Vault

Black Star Promos BW33 and following

McDonalds Collection® 2012

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Structure


NOTE:: since Official Tournament Rules for the 2013-14 season have yet to be released, this information may be subject to changes.

Participants are divided into 3 divisions, dependent on the year of birth.

  • Juniors Dvision: born in 2003 or after
  • Seniors Division: born in 1999, 2000, 2001 or 2002
  • Masters Division: born 1998 or before



The tournament will be played using the Age Modified Swiss system, which pairs player in each match for a set number of rounds. Each pairing is randomly calculated by the Tournament Operations Manager software, and the results of players each round influence their pairings for the following rounds.
Based on the number of players for each age category, a set number of Knockout games, to which only the top players of each division will have access.
The Swiss rounds will be played in best-of-three 50 minutes matches plus 3 additional turns, the knockout stage will be played in best-of-three 75 minutes matches plus 3 additional turns.
For further information, read the Official Tournament Rules.

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Prizes
 

The following list represents the minimum guaranteed prizes. Further prizes can be put up for grabs based on the attendance.

Juniors & Seniors:

  • 1° place:
    1x Virizion-EX 96/101 (full art)
    + 36 booster packs + SuperNova Blast Trophy + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Winner” playmat + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 120 Championship Points
  • 2nd place:
    1x Tin “Team Plasma Deoxys-EX”
    + 18 booster packs + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Finalist” playmay + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 110 Championship Points
  • 3rd and 4th place:
    9 booster packs + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Top4” playmat + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 90 Championship Points
  • from 5th to 8th place:
    3 booster packs + 70 Championship Points (with more than 32 players)



Masters:

  • 1st place:
    Pre-paid gift card worth €150
    + 54 booster packs + SuperNova Blast Trophy + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Winner” playmat + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 120 Championship Points
  • 2nd place:
    Pre-paid gift card worth €100
    + 36 booster packs + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Finalist” playmay + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 110 Championship Points
  • 3rd and 4th place:
    Pre-paid gift card worth €50
    18 booster packs + exclusive “SuperNova Blast Top4” playmat + promotional Play! Pokémon material + 90 Championship Points
  • from 5th to 8th place:
    Pre-paid gift card worth €50
    + 9 booster packs + 70 Championship points
  • from 9th to 12th place:
    3 booster packs + 50 Championship Points
  • from 13th to 16th place:
    3 booster packs + 50 Championship Points



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Accomodation

Send us an email to info@legasupernova.it with subject “SNB2 Accomodation” to receive accomodation advice.

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Notes

  • Saturday, 2nd and Sunday, 3rd an LPPCollecting (LPPCOLLECTING .:PLAY IS NOW:.) stand will be in the room with official products as well as exclusive SuperNova Blast playmats for sale.
  • Since official documentation for the 2013-14 season has yet to be released, we are formally committed to say that some of the information in this thread may be subject to changes.


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Contacts

Mail: info@legasupernova.it (English, French and Italian ok)
Mobile: +39 334 2363164 (Alessandro) – +39 333 5323848 (Marco)

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Alessandro started playing at the age of 8. He reached podiums when he became Master player. Achieved 3rd place at Benelux Cup, 2nd place at Italian National Championship and became winner twice.