Hello and welcome to the brand new Yu-Gi-Oh! Events blog! This blog will be providing everyone with coverage on major events going on in Asia, including our Asia Championships and the Yu-Gi-Oh! Open Tournaments.
The first event that will be covered in this blog will be the Yu-Gi-Oh! Open Tournament – Hong Kong 2015 (Also known as YOTHK 2015), that will be happening on the next weekend, 29 – 30 August 2015, in Hong Kong!
The action starts early on Friday, with the Last Chance Regionals going on at the Konami Card Game Centre at 1pm. Duelists who have yet to earn byes for the main event have a final chance to get it before the big event kicks off. Registration goes on here as well for the overseas duelists till 8pm so don’t forget to show up!
Date: 28 August 2015 (Friday)
Time: 1pm onwards
Konami Card Game Center (Hong Kong)
Shop 501C, Level 5, Dragon Centre,
Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Following that, Saturday is the big day for everyone, where hundreds of duelists will gather at AsiaWorld-Expo to enter the YOT Hong Kong main event, dueling hard to get a slot in day 2’s top 64. Duelists who do not make day 2 have a final shot at the big prize at the Asia Premier held on Sunday.
Date: 29 – 30 August 2015 (Saturday – Sunday)
Time: 9am Registration
Meeting Room 201 (Level 2)
Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau
Winning either event will be the big aim for everyone, with invitation to the Asia Championship 2016 (which also grants a fighting chance to take part in the World Championship 2016) on the stakes! Prizes also include flight and accommodation to attend the World Championship or to fly within Asia to take part in the next YOT event. Whichever event you join, every participant leaves happy, with event exclusive Duel Fields and Card Sleeves given out to all participants.
We will be here with you the whole of next weekend, providing you with live coverage of the event, including feature matches, duelist profiles and more! So stay tuned to our blog, and if you are competing, good luck!
For more details of the event, check out Konami Asia’s official event site.