Star Wars TCG Championship 2003

Held at GenCon 2003 in Indianapolis on July 26, 2003, with over $20,000 worth of prizes!

Where and How to Qualify

Wizards of the Coast will offer Star Wars Championship Series Qualifiers to give out invites to the Championship. Every Qualifier offers four invitations to the Championship, and the winner of each Qualifier gets free airfare and accommodations at GenCon! Click here for detailed information on the Qualifiers and prizes.

We will be holding Star Wars Championship Series Qualifiers across the United States from December 2002 through June 2003. Click here for a current and up-to-date list of scheduled Qualifiers.

Championship Format

Star Wars TCG Constructed and Booster Draft, with number of rounds determined by player participation. The first three (with 64 players or less) or four (with more than 64 players) Swiss rounds will be Star Wars TCG Constructed, and the last three rounds will be Booster Draft played in 8-person pods. The top eight players will then participate in single–elimination Constructed to determine the Champion. All formats follow the 2002-2003 DCI Universal Tournament Rules, DCI Penalty Guidelines, and all DCI rules pertaining to Star Wars: TCG Tournaments. Rounds consist of best of three matches with 60-minute time limits. All Star Wars: TCG sets and promotional cards may be used.

Invitation List

  • Top 4 finishers from each Star Wars: TCG Championship Series Qualifier
  • Top 16 finishers in the Star Wars: TCG Championship Series Open (details below)
  • Top twenty-five Star Wars: TCG DCI worldwide ratings players (not currently invited), announced six weeks before the Championship
  • The Star Wars: TCG Championship 2002 Champion

Championship Prizes

1st Place

  • Trip for 2 to Italy including:
    • Airfare
    • 7 days accommodation in Rome
    • $1,000 spending cash.
  • Sony entertainment package including:
    • 32” HDTV
    • Surround sound stereo.
    • XBox
  • Software:
    • XBox Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
    • Episode 2: Attack of the Clones DVD
  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

2nd Place

  • Sony entertainment package including:
    • 32” HDTV
    • Surround sound stereo.
    • XBox
  • Software:
    • XBox Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
    • Episode 2: Attack of the Clones DVD
  • Lego Star Destroyer
  • Hasbro Jorge Sacul Celebration II action figure.
  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

3rd - 4th Place

  • Entertainment package including:
    • 32” TV
    • XBox
  • Software:
    • XBox Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
    • Episode 2: Attack of the Clones DVD
  • Star Wars Comics
  • Hasbro Jorge Sacul Celebration II action figure.
  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

5th - 8th Place

  • Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP
  • Game Boy Advance Star Wars Episode II: The New Droid Army
  • Star Wars Comics
  • Hasbro Jorge Sacul Celebration II action figure.
  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

9th - 16th Place

  • Hasbro Jorge Sacul Celebration II action figure.
  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

17th - 32nd Place

  • Star Wars TCG: Battle of Yavin, Jedi Guardians booster packs, and Promo cards.

Star Wars: TCG Championship Series Open

On Friday July 25th at Gen Con™ Indy, Wizards of the Coast will host the final chance for you to win an invitation to the Championship: The Star Wars TCG Championship Series Open.

This Constructed-format tournament is open to all players who do not hold an invitation to the Championship, and will offer invitations to the top 16 finishers to the Star Wars Championship the next day.

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