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Pokemon Sky Series II Tournament

Pokemon players!

Join us at Tate’s Gaming Satellite for the Pokemon TCG – Sky Series II Tournament, where the first place winner will take home two (2) Full Art Shaymin EX cards!! Please take the time to read all of the details for this event:

- Date: Sunday, August 16th, 2015.
- Time: Registration opens at 10:00 am and closes at 10:50 am. The tournament will begin at 11:00 am promptly.
- Entry: $10.00.
- Top 4 Playoff Cut (if there are 32+ players, Top Cut will be 8).
- This tournament is intended to merge the Masters and Seniors divisions, so Seniors should be advised that they will be going up against Masters in this tournament. Juniors are not advised to play in this tournament.
- Standard format.
- Prize Support:
Prize support will go to the Top 4 or Top 8 based on turnout; the Top 2 players will receive the special cards listed below, while prize support for 3rd-4th, and 5th-8th, if applicable, will be in the form of booster packs or store credit.
1st Place – 2 Full Art Shaymin EX (Roaring Skies).
2nd Place – 2 Non-Full Art Shaymin EX (Roaring Skies).

Here’s a link to the sanctioned page on Pokemon.com: https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/15-08-000677/

Join our Facebook event! https://www.facebook.com/events/978956675487701/

MTG Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier – Modern Format

Magic players! Join us for our Modern Format PPTQ for the chance to get an invite to the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier!

- Date: Saturday, August 15th, 2015.
- Time: 12:00 noon. Store opens at 10:00 am; registration ends at 11:50 am promptly.
- Entry fee: $25.00.
- Preregistrations may be done in store, or via PayPal; a preregistration will not be solidified or held unless full payment is received. To preregister via PayPal, send an email titled “PPTQ Prereg” to contact@tatesgaming.com with your name, DCI number, and your PayPal email address, and we’ll send you an invoice. Note that there will be an additional $1.00 added to the PayPal preregistration for invoice fees (PayPal payments may not be made as a ‘gift’).
- Format: Modern Constructed.
- Deck lists required:

https://www.wizards.com/dci/downloads/CONSTRUCTED_DECKLIST.pdf

- SFM Centurion: This tournament will also issue SFM points as normal, but the 1st place winner will get 100 SFM points toward the SFM Championship tournament on September 4th! For more details about South Florida Magic, check out their website at http://southfloridamagic.com/.
- Prize Support: $1,000 CASH GUARANTEED
1st Place – $400 Cash.
2nd Place – $200 Cash.
3rd & 4th Place – $100 Cash each.
5th – 8th Place – $50 Cash each.

Pokemon Gold Series – Gold Rush Tournament

Join us for a Pokemon tournament with a prize unlike any other! Players – be warned that this tournament is a high roller event with a larger entry price than usual, and a top-heavy payout. This tournament is not for the faint of heart! Take care and read all of the details of this epic event below:

- Date: Sunday, July 19th, 2015.
- Time: Registration opens at 10:00 am, and closes at 10:50 am. The tournament will start at 11:00 am.
- Entry Fee: $12.00 per player.
- Top 4 Playoff Cut (if there are 32+ players, Top Cut will be 8).
- This tournament is intended to merge the Masters and Seniors divisions, so Seniors should be advised that they will be going up against Masters in this tournament. Juniors are recommended to come to play at league the day before, on Saturday, July 18th, and are not advised to play in this tournament.
- Standard format. Lysandre’s Trump Card is now banned from Standard play, and will not be playable in this tournament.
- Prize Support:
Prize support will go to the Top 4 or Top 8 based on turnout; the Top 2 players will receive the special cards listed below, while prize support for 3rd-4th, and 5th-8th, if applicable, will be in the form of booster packs or store credit.
1st Place in Masters Division – 1 Secret Rare VS Seeker, 1 Secret Rare Switch, 1 Secret Rare Enhanced Hammer, and 1 Secret Rare Energy Switch.
2nd Place in Masters Division – 1 Secret Rare VS Seeker and 1 Secret Rare Energy Switch.

MTG Origins Prerelease Weekend

Join us for the Magic Origins Prerelease! This is a Sealed tournament for every player – experienced and new – to come get some of the upcoming set Origins, one week before it officially releases in stores!

Players will receive six booster packs, and they’ll construct a deck of minimum 40 cards and battle it out with their newly formed deck in a four round tournament for glory and prizes! (We’ll provide the basic lands.)

Here are the details of this epic event:

Dates/Times:
- Saturday, July 11th, 2015 at 12:00 midnight (this is a midnight prerelease). Registration from 11:00 pm until 11:50 pm.
- Sunday, July 12th, 2015 at 12:00 noon. Registration from 11:00 am until 11:50 am.

Entry: $25.00.

Swiss. Four rounds. No playoff cut.

Prize Support: Prize support will be issued based on the number of wins a player gets during the four rounds of Swiss:
- 4 Wins – 7 Origins Packs + 3 Khans Block or M15 Packs OR $40 in Store Credit.
- 3 Wins – 4 Origins Packs + 3 Khans Block or M15 Packs OR $28 in Store Credit.
- 2 Wins – 2 Origins Packs + 2 Khans Block or M15 Packs OR $16 in Store Credit.
- 1 Win – 1 Origins Pack OR $4 in Store Credit.

You can preregister for this event in the store, or via Paypal. Note that there will be an additional $1.00 charge for Paypal prereg, due to fees (The total of a Paypal preregistration will be $26, whereas the in-store prereg will be $25). To preregister via Paypal, send an email to contact@tatesgaming.com with your name, your Paypal email address, DCI number, and the color pack that you want. Here’s a list of the five packs that you can choose from:

1. Gideon Jura – White
2. Jace Beleren – Blue
3. Liliana Vess – Black
4. Chandra Nalaar – Red
5. Nissa Revane – Green

There is a limit to 14 of each color for the midnight prerelease Saturday morning, and 10 of each color for the Sunday event at noon, so don’t delay! Check out and join our Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/1090059821022944/


Upcoming Events

August 7, 2015
August 14, 2015
August 21, 2015
August 28, 2015
August 30, 2015
August 30, 2015
August 31, 2015
Open Gaming
at 2:00 pm
September 1, 2015
September 2, 2015
Rogue Trader
at 5:00 pm
September 2, 2015
D&D Encounters
at 6:00 pm

Store Hours

MON-THURS: 11am-9pm
FRIDAY: 11am-Midnight
SATURDAY: 10am-Midnight
SUNDAY: 11am-8pm