Tag Archives: YCS

Statement from Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Regarding Status of Upcoming Regional Qualifiers

We wanted to make you aware that out of great care for the health and safety of the Yu-Gi-Oh! community and due to the ever-changing situation surrounding COVID-19, KONAMI and the Yu-Gi-Oh TRADING CARD GAME team have decided to cancel all Regional Qualifiers scheduled through April 6 in North America and Latin America effective immediately. Decisions about future events will be made with serious consideration of the official recommendations from federal and local health authorities.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Championship Events are About to Get Even Bigger in 2020!

We’re excited about the upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME tournament season!

With major changes coming to some of the biggest Championship events along with some huge fan-favorite features, including a new, more robust structure for the World Qualifying Points Playoffs, public event Tag Duel tournaments at Championship events, and live-streaming coverage at the majority of YCS’s in the United States, KONAMI and the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG are raising the bar for your Dueling experience, whether you’re standing in the center of the competition, or watching it all play out from the comfort of your own home!... Read More

Konami Judge Program for Yu-Gi-Oh TCG Events Releases 2020 Info and Swag

The Konami Judge Program seeks, certifies, and registers Konami Judges.   The program offers resources, training and support for registered judges.  Anyone wishing to judge at official, Sanctioned Konami events such as Regionals, Yu-Gi-Oh! Championships (YCS), Ultimate Duelist Series (UDS) tournaments, and World Championship Qualifiers (WCQ) must join the Konami Judge Program.... Read More

Three More YCS Events Are Announced!

So the UDS Invitational in Tulsa, OK from February 14th-16th was already announced, and you most likely know about the Team YCS in Las Vegas on February 22nd and 23rd. You should know about the 225th YCS in Rio de Janeiro on March 14th and 15th too. But did you hear about the location and dates of the following three all new North American YCS events?... Read More

Get Ready for Championship Tournament Action This Winter in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG!

Konami has recently released details about the upcoming winter tournament season, that will kick off the weekend of October 19-20 with the Ultimate Duelist Series Invitational Central America 2019! Soon after, Duelists will have the chance to compete at a couple of Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS) tournaments, beginning with the TEAM YCS the weekend of November 2-3 in Lima, Peru followed by YCS Pasadena, CA, the weekend of November 23-24 at the Pasadena Convention Center.... Read More

YCS Ft. Worth – And the Winners are..

Quoting the official TCG event blog: “Two intense days of Dueling have finally come to a close, and we have a new(ish) YCS Champion! Ramiro Garcia isn’t exactly a new champ – he just won YCS Guadalajara last weekend! This time, he finished with a 16-0 record, triumphing over 1345 other Duelists with his Lunalight Orcust Deck.”... Read More