Yu-Gi-Oh!

EVENTS

The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG is all about Dueling, and the best way to Duel is to compete in events!

Players of all ages and skill levels can compete together in tournaments to make new friends, see new cards and show off their best strategies. There's no better way to experience the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME than to compete in events and Duel with your friends!

There are Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG events for every type of Duelist, from small tournaments in your local store to massive international events where the top Duelists from around the world play for big prizes. No matter which type of tournament you play in, you will always get prizes for taking part; nobody goes home empty-handed after a Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG event!

Check out our Organised Play programs below and get ready to Duel!

Local Tournaments Additional Events & Formats Sneak Peeks
Launch Events Local Legend Duelist Series Yu-Gi-Oh! Extravaganzas
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series World Championship Qualifiers Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship

Local Tournaments

Playing in events at your nearest Official Tournament Store is a great way to start competing against other Duelists and making new friends.

Many of these stores run small-scale tournaments every week, and sometimes host bigger tournaments like Sneak Peeks or WCQ: Regional Qualifiers.

Click on a country below to find your nearest Official Tournament Store!

Algeria Austria Bahrain Belgium
Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic
Denmark Estonia Finland France
Germany Greece Hungary Iraq
Ireland Israel Italy Kuwait
Lebanon Lithuania Luxembourg Malta
Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal
Romania Saudi Arabia Serbia Slovakia
Slovenia South Africa Spain Sweden
Switzerland Turkey United Arab Emirates United Kingdom

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Additional Events & Formats

In addition to your standard Local Tournament, many stores also run additional events, sometimes using a format that is different from the usual Advanced Constructed.

These events are an exciting and different way to play the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, check out the categories below for further information!

Event Location Date(s)
The Duelist's Apprentice Participating Stores March 2018
to May 2018
The Lost Art Promotion Participating Stores March 2018
to August 2018
Link Summoning Demonstration Events 07 / 07 / 2017
08 / 07 / 2017
14 / 07 / 2017
15 / 07 / 2017
Sealed Pack Play Local Stores Ask in-store.
Pegasus Challenge Local Stores Ask in-store.

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Sneak Peeks

Be one of the first to Duel with brand-new cards from the latest booster packs, before the product is available in most stores!

Many Official Tournament Stores run these tournaments to celebrate the launch of a new booster set, where you can win promotional cards and Game Mats!

Event Location Date(s)
Soul Fusion Sneak Peek Participating Stores 13 / 10 / 2018
14 / 10 / 2018
Cybernetic Horizon Sneak Peek Participating Stores 21 / 07 / 2018
22 / 07 / 2018
Flames of Destruction Sneak Peek Participating Stores 28 / 04 / 2018
29 / 04 / 2018
Extreme Force Sneak Peek Participating Stores 27 / 01 / 2018
28 / 01 / 2018
Circuit Break Sneak Peek Participating Stores 14 / 10 / 2017
15 / 10 / 2017

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Launch Events

Celebrate the launch of various products with specially-themed events at your local store!

Duel with new cards and win exclusive prizes!

Event Location Date(s)
Structure Deck: Zombie Horde Launch Event Participating Stores 01 / 11 / 2018
02 / 11 / 2018
03 / 11 / 2018
04 / 11 / 2018
Structure Deck: Powercode Link Launch Event Participating Stores 09 / 08 / 2018
10 / 08 / 2018
11 / 08 / 2018
12 / 08 / 2018
Structure Deck: Lair of Darkness Launch Event Participating Stores 19 / 04 / 2018
20 / 04 / 2018
21 / 04 / 2018
22 / 04 / 2018
Structure Deck: Wave of Light Launch Event Participating Stores 20 / 01 / 2018
21 / 01 / 2018
Structure Deck: Cyberse Link Launch Event Participating Stores 04 / 11 / 2017
05 / 11 / 2017

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Local Legend Duelist Series

Duel with all your might and take part in a multi-level tournament series to become a Local Legend!

Event Location Date(s)
2018 Local Legend Duelist Series Participating Stores July 2018
to November 2018
2017 Local Legend Duelist Series Participating Stores August 2017
to October 2017
2016 Local Legend Duelist Series: Stage 2 See Event Information October 2016
to December 2016
2016 Local Legend Duelist Series: Stage 1 Participating Stores August 2016
to November 2016
2015 Local Legend Duelist Series Participating Stores September 2015
to November 2015

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Extravaganzas

A Yu-Gi-Oh! Extravaganza is a fun-filled weekend for Dueling fans of all ages.

The entire weekend is comprised of Public Events and activities, such as Win-A-Mat tournaments, WCQ: Regional Qualifiers and Sealed Pack Play tournaments.

Duelists can also take part in fun Yu-Gi-Oh!-themed carnival games and compete for a chance to win a Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series prize card.

Event Location Date(s)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Extravaganza - London Comic Con London, United Kingdom 23 / 10 / 2015
24 / 10 / 2015
25 / 10 / 2015
Yu-Gi-Oh! Extravaganza - FACTS 2015 Ghent, Belgium 26 / 09 / 2015
27 / 09 / 2015

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series

Take part in these huge international tournaments and meet Duelists from all over the world!

Duelists from all far and wide attend these events to compete for exclusive prizes and spend the weekend Dueling, trading, and hanging out with hundreds of other Yu-Gi-Oh! fans.

YCS Events take place in major cities and also feature live tournament coverage so that you can show off your Dueling skills to the world!

For more information please click here.

Event Location Date(s)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Milan 2018 Milan, Italy 08 / 12 / 2018
09 / 12 / 2018
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series London 2018 London, United Kingdom 27 / 10 / 2018
28 / 10 / 2018
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Utrecht 2018 Utrecht, The Netherlands 22 / 09 / 2018
23 / 09 / 2018
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Bochum 2018 Bochum, Germany 24 / 02 / 2018
25 / 02 / 2018
Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Prague 2017 Prague, Czech Republic 25 / 11 / 2017
26 / 11 / 2017

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Ordeal of a Traveler

Attend all of our Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series events to earn exclusive loyalty rewards!

Event Location Date(s)
Ordeal of a Traveler - 2018 European YCS Events 2018
Ordeal of a Traveler - 2017 European YCS Events 2017
Ordeal of a Traveler - 2016 European YCS Events 2016
Ordeal of a Traveler - 2015 European YCS Events 2015
Ordeal of a Traveler - 2014 European YCS Events 2014

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World Championship Qualifiers

The journey to becoming the world's greatest Duelist starts here!

Compete in various Qualifier tournaments in order to compete in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship.

Regional Qualifiers take place in several cities each year, and National Championships are held once a year in each country. The top performing Duelists in these will then compete in a huge Continental Championship, with the victors going on to the World Championship itself!

Event Location Date(s)
2019 WCQ: UK Open III York, United Kingdom 17 / 11 / 2018
2019 WCQ: Regional Qualifiers Participating Stores September 2018
to May 2019
2019 World Qualifying Points European WCQ & YCS Events September 2018
to June 2019
2018 WCQ: European Championship Berlin, Germany 06 / 07 / 2018
07 / 07 / 2018
08 / 07 / 2018
2018 WCQ: Regional Qualifiers Participating Stores September 2017
to June 2018

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Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship

The ultimate contest for the highest honours in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME.

Event Location Date(s)
2018 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Chiba, Japan 04 / 08 / 2018
05 / 08 / 2018
2018 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Celebration Participating Stores 04 / 08 / 2018
05 / 08 / 2018
2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Tokyo, Japan 12 / 08 / 2017
13 / 08 / 2017
2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Celebration Participating Stores 12 / 08 / 2017
13 / 08 / 2017
2016 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Orlando, United States 20 / 08 / 2016
21 / 08 / 2016

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