The Play! Pokémon Team Challenge is a virtual tournament taking place over PTCGO in which players will represent their local game store in a four person team. The team will be selected via four qualifier events hosted by The Griffin’s Rest.
The Team Challenge is open to Masters Division players (born in 2005 or earlier) who have a Pokémon Trainer Club account and valid Pokémon Player ID.
Qualifier tournaments will be played within a single (Masters) division over the appropriate number of Best-of-1 swiss rounds, followed by a top cut, as documented in the official tournament rules. The format for these qualifiers will be Standard. The winner of each of the 4 Qualifiers will secure a place in the Store Team.
1st Place from each qualifier will receive an exclusive Team Challenge Playmat and will represent The Griffin’s Rest in the playoffs (more details on playoff dates will be shared later, but playoffs will take place over multiple weekends starting after May 8th)
Booster Pack prizes from the latest set will be made available based for the top 4 players:
1st Place: 17 Packs
2nd Place: 9 Packs
3rd & 4th Place: 5 Packs
Participants will also receive codes for PTCGO to unlock exclusive deck boxes and sleeves and additional Booster Pack prizes.
Registration link will be made available once registration opens