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The Last Chance Qualifier is a one-day event to give players who did not who did not earn an invitation to the World Championships events one more opportunity to participate in the main event. The Last Chance Qualifier takes place on August 12th at the same location as the World Championships.
August 12, 2011
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
Junior and Senior Divisions:
Line opens: 8:00 A.M.
Line closes: 8:30 A.M.
Line opens: 1:00 P.M.
Line closes: 1:30 P.M.
Junior Division-256 players
Senior Division-256 players
Masters Division-512 players
Pre-registration is not available for this event. Players may only sign up for the event during their age division’s registration times. Competitor slots will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. Players who already have an invitation to participate in either the Pokemon TCG or Pokemon VGC World Championships are ineligible to participate in the Last Chance Qualifier.
Players who wish to compete in a Pokémon VGC event must adhere to the Tournament Regulations.
Please refer to the FAQ page for additional information about the Pokémon VGC events.
When you show up at a Pokémon Video Game tournament, there are some things you must have with you. We’ve provided this handy checklist so that you can show up to the event prepared!
Players at European events may only use European versions
Players at United States events may only use North American versions
Players at the World Championships may use any version
Players are strongly encouraged to bring a charger for their systems, as tournament staff will not have chargers available for loan
Prizes are awarded the top finishers in each of three age divisions.
• An invite to participate in the Pokémon VGC World Championships