WGP 2019 Info Center|
NOTE: the Restriction List is in effect|
for all North American WGP 2019 Events.
A new Restriction List comes into effect on September 1st.
That list will be posted here when available.
Important: Please check the Set Legality section
for details on allowed cards.
The Decklist and the Organizer Instructions have been updated for additional clarity.
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Thanks for choosing to participate in the 2019 NA WS WGP! Please read "Rules for Entrants" below, look over the Advisor section if you'd like to double-check how the event is run, and then Register, so you'll be prepared to play for the National spot to represent the US in the Bushiroad Weiβ Schwarz 2019 World Grand Prix in Japan! The winner receives airfare and hotel accomodations from the US to Japan at this year's WGP! (Time/Date TBA)
Card Language / Format:
Japanese-language cards only, Neo-Standard
Sunday, November 10, 10 AM,
Hammergirl Anime, Rochester NY.
Round Time Limit: 30 Minutes
Invite REQUIRED to play in the Nationals - you can win one at an event below,
including stopping by the day before (on Saturday) to play in the Last-Chance Regional Qualifier!
The Nationals will have Free Giveaways, Exclusive Items, and Special Events all weekend, so even if you aren't playing in the Finals, you can have a great time!
|Phoenix - Friday, Aug 16, 5:00 PM|
Dragon Girl TCG
Location: 4920 W Thunderbird Rd, Glendale, AZ 85306
|San Diego - Saturday, Sep 7, 12:00 Noon|
At Ease Games
Location: 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, CA 92126
|Hacienda Heights - Saturday, Sep 28, 2:00 PM|
Hobby Shop Ichiban
Location: 15606 Gale Ave., Suite I, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
|La Puente - Sunday, Sep 15, 12:00 Noon|
Location: 16350-C Valley Blvd., La Puente, CA 91744
|Santa Clara - Sunday, Aug 18, 1:00 PM|
Legends Comics and Games
Location: 2200 Eastridge Loop Ste 1085, San Jose, CA 95122
|Weston - Sunday, Sep 15, 11:00 AM|
South Florida WS Playgroup
Location: Florida International University, The Graham Center, 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199
|Tampa - Saturday, Sep 7, 4:00 PM|
Location: 4350 W Waters Ave., Suite #206, Tampa, FL 33614
|Kennesaw - Sunday, Aug 18, 12:00 Noon|
Win Condition Games
Location: 3895 Cherokee St NW #610, Kennesaw, GA 30144
|Honolulu - Sunday, Sep 15, 12:00 Noon|
Location: 650 Iwilei Rd #120, Honolulu, HI 96817
|Springfield - Saturday, Oct 12, 12:00 Noon|
Location: 400 East Jefferson St., 2nd Floor Ballroom, Springfield, IL 62701
|Champaign - Friday, Oct 4, 5:00 PM|
Location: 123 W Main St STE 102, Urbana, IL 61801
|Skokie - Saturday, Sep 21, 3:00 PM|
Gamers World - Old Orchard
Location: 4999 Old Orchard Ctr, E-11, Skokie, IL 60077
|Berwyn - Sunday, Oct 6, 1:00 PM|
Top Cut Comics
Location: 7122 Ogden Ave, Ste. B, Berwyn, IL 60402
|Perrysville - Sunday, Oct 20, 2:00 PM|
Family Time Games
Location: 8796 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46268
|Brewer - Friday, Sep 20, 11:00 AM|
Central Maine WS
Location: Bangor Public Library, Ground Floor Board Room, 145 Harlow St., Bangor, ME 04401
|Abington - Saturday, Oct 5, 1:00 PM|
Battleground Games & Hobbies Abington
Location: 1423 Bedford Street, Abington, MA 02351
|Norton - Saturday, Sep 28, 6:00 PM|
Battleground G&H Norton
Location: 175 Mansfield Ave Unit 12, Norton, MA, 02766
|Fall River - Saturday, Oct 19, 3:00 PM|
Location: 120 South Main St., Fall River, MA 02721
|Las Vegas - Saturday, Aug 17, 4:00 PM|
Location: 9620 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Suite N8, Las Vegas, NV 89123
|Cedar Grove - Saturday, Oct 26, 3:00 PM|
Time Warp Comics and Games
Location: 555a Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
|Rochester - Saturday, Sep 14, 2:00 PM|
Location: 376 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson Plaza, Rochester, NY 14623
|Catskill - Saturday, Oct 12, 1:00 PM|
Kirwan's Game Store
Location: 369 Main Street, Catskill, NY 12414
|Flushing - Oct 20, 2:00 PM|
Card Quest Inc.
Location: 136-51 37th Ave 3rd Fl, Flushing, NY 11354
|Rochester - Saturday, Nov 9, 12:00 Noon|
Hammergirl Anime Last-Chance
Location: 376 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson Plaza, Rochester, NY 14623
|Reynoldsburg - Sunday, Sep 29, 12:00 Noon|
Location: 5947 East Main Street, Columbus, OH 43232.
|West Warwick - Sunday, Sep 29, 1:00 PM|
Reality A Games
Location: 297 Providence St, West Warwick, RI 02893
|Sugar Land - Saturday, Oct 5, 2:00 PM|
Location: 1277 Eldridge Rd, Sugarland, TX 77478
|Irving - Friday, Oct 4, 6:30 PM|
Location: 3455 N Belt Line Rd Ste.215, Irving, TX 75062
|Essex Junction - Sunday, Oct 6, 11:00 AM|
Black Knight Comics
Location: :4 Kellogg Rd, Essex Junction, VT 05452
|Centreville - Saturday, Aug 31, 2:00 PM|
The Island Games
Location: 5107 Westfields Blvd, Centreville, VA 20120
|Renton - Sunday, Sep 8, 12:00 Noon|
Location: 601 South Grady Way #D, Renton, WA 98057
Calgary - Saturday, Oct 5, 4:00 PM|
Location: 1835B 10th Ave SW, Calgary, AB T3C 0K2
Edmonton - Sunday, Oct 6, 3:00 PM|
Location: 12644 137 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5L 4Y5
|Burnaby - Sunday, Aug 25, 12:00 Noon (Updated!)|
Strictly Broken TCG
Location: 800 Mcbride Blvd Unit #33, New Westminster, BC V3L 2B8
|Toronto - Sunday, Sep 22, 2:30 PM|
Location: Ryerson University, POD Building 1st floor, 380 Victoria St, Toronto, ON, M5B 1W7
|Bogota - Saturday, Sep 28, 3:00 PM|
Location: Calle 76 # 16 A – 14 Bogota, D.C., Colombia
Note that a number of these events are going to be Judged remotely - there will be a helper facilitating the event, but your attendance means that you understand that your proper conduct is necessary to running this event. Causing unnecessary drama during the event makes nobody happy - strive to be fair and act in a proper manner so that these satellite events can be run. HotC reserves the right to send official observers to help facilitate events.
Rules for Entrants
Click here for the Rules.
- All Japanese Titles are allowed, other than Macross F, Girl Friend Beta, School Girl Strikers, Godzilla, Madoka Magia Record, Star Wars. Jojo's is a special case, read on.
- The English versions of Cardcaptor Sakura and Batman are allowed, and must follow their respective restriction lists, available here. Other English cards, and English versions of Japanese cards, are not allowed.
- Jojo's is not allowed before Sep. 27. It is allowed Sep. 27 onwards.
- All cards in a deck must be the same language.
For further details, Click here.
How to Register
Click here to Register for your Regional. Registered players get priority for promotional material, and seeding if the event becomes over capacity. You must register to assure your entry into a regional.
Advisor / Winner Manual
Click here for the Event Advisor / Invitation Winner Manual, and for translations not yet in the database.