Upcoming Special Events in Toronto

MayPokemon - Pokemon League Challenge - Friday, May 31 @ 6:30pmJunePokemon - Pokemon Elite 4 Smackdown - Saturday, June 15 @ 12:00pmPokemon - Pokemon Go Challenge - Saturday, June 15 @ 2:00pmPokemon - Pokemon Expanded Tournament - Sunday, June 16 @ 12:30pmPokemon - Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge! - Friday, June 28 @ 4:30pmJulyPokemon - Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge! - Saturday, July 13 @ 1:30pmPokemon - Pokemon Expanded Tournament - Sunday, July 14 @ 12:30pm

Weekly Events in Toronto

SundayMondayStandard 6:15pmTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridayStandard 6:30pmSaturday
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Standard 6:15pmStandard 6:30pm

Weekly Events in Vaughan

SundayMondayGym Leader Challenge 6:30pmTuesdayWednesdayStandard 6:00pmThursdayFridaySaturdayStandard 12:30pm
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Gym Leader Challenge 6:30pmStandard 6:00pmStandard 12:30pm
Pokemon League Challenge
May
31
Fri
@ 6:30pm
Toronto
Pokemon League Challenge
$5
Friday, May 31 @ 6:30pm in Toronto

At long last, the Pokemon League Challenge tournament series returns to 401 Games!
Pokemon League Challenge gives trainers the opportunity to earn Championship Points and fight for their spot at the Pokemon World Championships!

Check In Time: 6:00 pm

Format: Standard! Age modified swiss rounds based on attendance. Matches are best of one.

Decklists are required for this event! Please fill one out ahead of time or allow yourself time to write a decklist in store.

Prizing:

Trainers will receive Championship Points (CP) based on standing.

1st: 15 (CP), 3 Prize Pack Series 3 + your choice of 10 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $50 store credit!

2nd: 12 CP, 2 Prize Pack series 3 + your choice of 5 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $25 store credit!

3rd/4th:10 CP, 1 Prize Pack series 3 + your choice of 3 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $15 store credit!

5th/8th: 8 CP + your choice of 2 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $10 store credit!

9th/16th: 6 CP + your choice of 1 pack of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $5 store credit!

If event does not surpass 24 Players

1st: 15 CP + 3 Prize Pack Series 3 + your choice of 5 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $25 store credit!

2nd: 12 CP + 2 Prize Pack series 3 your choice of 3 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $15 store credit!

3rd/4th: 10 CP + 1 Prize Pack series 3 your choice of 2 packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $10 store credit!

5th/8th: 8 CP your choice of 1 pack of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade or $5 Store Credit!

9th/16th: 6 CP!

If attendance does not surpass 16 Trainers, prizing will be adjusted in person.

2 Booster Packs of Scarlet & Violet: Twilight Masquerade will be added for each Junior and Senior Trainer to play for with Prize Pack Series 3 & 4 awarded to top performing trainers. 

We will also be raffling off Pokemon Product each and every ROUND!

You can register here!

Pokemon Elite 4 Smackdown
Jun
15
Sat
@ 12:00pm
Toronto
Pokemon Elite 4 Smackdown
$25
Saturday, June 15 @ 12:00pm in Toronto

Entry:

$25.00

$5 of each ticket entry will be donated to the Amy Project! Trainers are welcome to donate more in person if able!

For more information on the Amy Project click here!

For more information on their programs and services, click here!

To donate past the entry fee click here!

Capacity:

44 Trainers

Format:

Standard Format

Tournament Structure:

Swiss rounds based on attendance - Best of one - followed by a cut to Top 8

Prizes:

1st: $250 Store Credit + 6 Prize pack series 3 & 4

2nd/5th: $100 Store Credit + 4 Prize pack series 3 & 4

6th/8th: $50 Store Credit + 1 Prize pack series 3 & 4

9th/16th: $25 Store Credit

If attendance does not surpass 32 Trainers

1st: $175 Store Credit + 6 Prize pack series 3 & 4

2nd/5th: $75 Store Credit + 4 Prize pack series 3 & 4

6th/8th: $50 Store Credit + 1 Prize pack series 3 & 4

If attendance does not surpass 24 Trainers

1st: $150 Store Credit + 6 Prize pack series 3 & 4

2nd/5th: $50 Store Credit + 4 Prize pack series 3 & 4

6th/8th: $25 Store Credit + 1 Prize pack series 3 & 4

Prizing will be adjusted in person if attendance does not surpass 12 Trainers

Junior and Senior Prizing:

4 Booster Packs of Temporal Forces will be added for each Junior and Senior Trainer to play for with Prize Pack Series 3 & 4 awarded to top performing trainers.

You can register here!

Pokemon Go Challenge
Jun
15
Sat
@ 2:00pm
Toronto
Pokemon Go Challenge
$5
Saturday, June 15 @ 2:00pm in Toronto

At long last, the Pokemon Go League Challenge tournament series returns to 401 Games!

Pokemon League Challenge gives trainers the opportunity to earn Championship Points and fight for their spot at the Pokemon World Championships!

Capacity:

16 Trainers

Format:

Pokemon GO

A list of all Pokemon in your team are required for this event! Please fill one out ahead of time or allow yourself time to write a team list in store.

Players must bring their own devices to compete; phones will not be provided by the Tournament Organizer for use.

The following Pokemon cannot be included in your team:

• Ditto
• Shedinja
• Galarian Articuno
• Galarian Zapdos
• Galarian Moltres
• Shadow Hisuian Sneasel
• Shadow Sneasler

"The following additional restrictions apply to a player’s team:
• A player’s team cannot contain two Pokémon with the same National Pokédex number.
• A player may not use a Pokémon that is currently Mega Evolved or has Primal Reversion
activated.
• A player’s team may contain no more than one Pokémon benefitting from a Best Buddy CP boost. "

For in depth Tournament Rules click here!

Prizes:

Champion Points (CP) will be awarded based on record!

Trainers will all receive a booster pack of Twilight Masquerade on entry!

1st: 15 (CP) + $20 Store Credit!

2nd: 12 CP + $10 Store Credit!

3rd/4th: 10 CP + $5 Store Credit!

You can register here!

Pokemon Expanded Tournament
Jun
16
Sun
@ 12:30pm
Toronto
Pokemon Expanded Tournament
$10
Sunday, June 16 @ 12:30pm in Toronto

This Sunday, Pokemon's expanding at 401 Games! Join us for a tournament that reaches from the past to the present for a good cause!

Entry:

$10.00

$5 of each ticket entry will be donated to the Amy Project! Trainers are welcome to donate more in person if able!

For more information on the Amy Project click here!

For more information on their programs and services, click here!

To donate past the entry fee click here!

Capacity:

24 Trainers

Format:

Expanded Format

Tournament Structure:

Swiss rounds based on attendance - Best of one

Prizes:

Trainers will all receive a Prize Pack Vol. 4 on entry!

X-0: $20 Store Credit

X-1: $10 Store Credit

Junior and Senior Prizing:

4 Booster Packs of Temporal Forces will be added for each Junior and Senior Trainer to play for with Prize Pack Series 3 & 4 awarded to top performing trainers.

You can register here!

Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge!
Jun
28
Fri
@ 4:30pm
Toronto
Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge!
$5
Friday, June 28 @ 4:30pm in Toronto

Calling all Gym Leaders from Kanto to Toronto! Join us this Friday for an unforgettable tournament with great prizing and an even better cause!

Entry:

$5.00

Ticket entry will be donated to the Amy Project! Trainers are welcome to donate more in person if able!

For more information on the Amy Project click here!

For more information on their programs and services, click here!

To donate past the entry fee click here!

Capacity:

24 Trainers

Format:

Gym Leader Challenge

Gym Leader Challenge (GLC) is a special community managed way to play Pokemon Trading Card Game! Using the expanded card pool, build a deck consisting of only one type of Pokemon (excluding rule box Pokemon) and only one copy of any given card (except basic energy) and battle it out against other 'Gym Leaders' for some sweet prizes!

Tournament Structure:

4 rounds of Swiss

Prizes:

Trainers will all receive a MYSTERY Promo on entry!

Each WIN will get you a booster pack of the Twilight Masquerade!

4-0: 2 Prize Pack Vol. 3 & 4

3-1: 1 Prize Pack Vol. 3 & 4

You can register here!

Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge!
Jul
13
Sat
@ 1:30pm
Toronto
Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge!
FREE
Saturday, July 13 @ 1:30pm in Toronto

Calling all Gym Leaders from Kanto to Toronto! 401 Games is looking for a new Gym Leader to test trainers before they journey to the Elite 4. Prove your skills at the Gym Leader Challenge

Capacity:

24 Trainers

Format:

Gym Leader Challenge

Gym Leader Challenge (GLC) is a special community managed way to play Pokemon Trading Card Game! Using the expanded card pool, build a deck consisting of only one type of Pokemon (excluding rule box Pokemon) and only one copy of any given card (except basic energy) and battle it out against other 'Gym Leaders' for some sweet prizes!

Tournament Structure:

4 rounds of Swiss

Prizes:

Trainers will all receive a MYSTERY Promo on entry!

Each WIN will get you a booster pack of the Twilight Masquerade!

4-0: 2 Prize Pack Vol. 3 & 4

3-1: 1 Prize Pack Vol. 3 & 4

You can register here!

Pokemon Expanded Tournament
Jul
14
Sun
@ 12:30pm
Toronto
Pokemon Expanded Tournament
$5
Sunday, July 14 @ 12:30pm in Toronto

This Sunday, Pokemon's expanding at 401 Games! Join us for a tournament that reaches from the past to the present!

Capacity:

16 Trainers

Format:

Expanded Format

Tournament Structure:

Swiss rounds based on attendance - Best of one

Prizes:

Trainers will all receive a Prize Pack Vol. 4 on entry!

X-0: $30 Store Credit

X-1: $15 Store Credit

X-2: $5 Store Credit

Junior and Senior Prizing:

4 Booster Packs of Temporal Forces will be added for each Junior and Senior Trainer to play for with Prize Pack Series 3 & 4 awarded to top performing trainers.

You can register here!

Monday Pokemon League
Every
Monday
@ 6:15pm
Toronto
Monday Pokemon League
FREE
Every Monday @ 6:15pm in Toronto
This event will NOT be held on June 24

It's Monday, which means we're playing Pokemon at 401 Games Downtown!

Format:


Temporal Forces Standard!
Post Rotation

Tournament Structure:


three rounds of age-modified Swiss

Prizes:

At the end of the 3rd round, we will be raffling some Prize Pack series 3

3-0: 2 Packs of the latest main set + 1 Prize Pack series 3

2-1: 1 Pack of the latest main set

We will raffling off Pokemon Posters and Accessories each and every week (while supplies last) At the start of the 3rd round, players with 1 Win or Less will be entered into a raffle for a playmat and sleeves!

You can register here!

Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge! in Vaughan
Every
Monday
@ 6:30pm
Vaughan
Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge! in Vaughan
FREE
Every Monday @ 6:30pm in Vaughan

Gym Leader Challenge (GLC) is the newest way to play Pokemon Trading Card Game! Using the expanded card pool, build a deck consisting of only one type of Pokemon (excluding rule box Pokemon) and only one copy of any given card (except basic energy) and battle it out against other 'Gym Leaders' for some sweet prizes!

Format:


Gym Leader Challenge (GLC) Format. You can find the rules for GLC here!

Tournament Structure:


Three rounds of age-modified Swiss, best of one.

Prizes:


Players are awarded packs of the latest set equal to the number of wins they have! Undefeated players will receive 2 promo packs!

We will be raffling off some packs throughout the event!

You can register here!

Pokemon League
Every
Wednesday
@ 6:00pm
Vaughan
Pokemon League
$5
Every Wednesday @ 6:00pm in Vaughan
This event will NOT be held on May 28
This event will NOT be held on May 29

Capacity:


24 Players

Format:


Standard

Tournament Structure:


Swiss rounds based on attendance

Prizes:

All players will receive a booster pack on entry!

X-0: 6 packs of the latest set release or $30 store credit and 2 Prize Pack Series Two!

X-1: 4 packs of the latest set release or $20 store credit and 1 Prize Pack Series Two!

X-2: 1 pack of the latest set release or $5

We will be raffling off some packs throughout the event!

You can register here!

Friday Pokemon League
Every
Friday
@ 6:30pm
Toronto
Friday Pokemon League
$10
Every Friday @ 6:30pm in Toronto
This event will NOT be held on May 31
This event will NOT be held on June 07
This event will NOT be held on June 28
This event will NOT be held on July 19
This event will NOT be held on July 26

Fridays are your chance to put your skills to the test. Do you and your team have what it takes to make it all the way to the Pokemon League!

Format:


Temporal Forces Standard

Tournament Structure:


3 rounds of Swiss - Best of 3 (50 minutes)

Prizes:

All players will receive 1 Booster Pack on entry!

3-0-0 : 4 Prize Pack Vol. 4 + 6 packs of Temporal Forces or $30 store credit!

2-0-1: 3 Prize Pack Vol. 4 + 4 packs of Temporal Forces or $20 store credit!

2-1-0: 2 Prize Pack Vol. 4 + 2 packs of Temporal Forces or $10 store credit!

We will be raffling off some packs throughout the event!

You can register here!

Pokemon League
Every
Saturday
@ 12:30pm
Vaughan
Pokemon League
FREE
Every Saturday @ 12:30pm in Vaughan

Capacity:


24 Players

Format:


Standard

Tournament Structure:

Rounds of Swiss based on attendance

Prizes:


Players will receive 1 Pokemon booster pack of the latest set for each WIN.

X-0: 2 prize pack

X-1: 1 prize pack

Draws count as losses.

We will be raffling off some packs throughout the event!

You can register here!