Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 tournament promotional cards

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Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 tournament
Set information
MediumOCG/TCG
TypeTournament promotional card
Prefix
  • WCS-EN (en-na)
  • WCS-AE (ae)
Number of cards2
Yugioh-Card database ID
Release dates
Asian-EnglishMay 22, 2004
English (na)
  • May 22, 2004

The Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 tournament promotional cards are 2 cards that were available at Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004 video game preliminary tournaments for the 2004 US Finals Tournament. Preliminary tournaments were held at Toys "R" Us stores on May 22, 2004, and a Wild Card Tournament was held on July 23, 2004.

"Kanan the Swordmistress" was available as a prize card to the winners of each tournament. It is an Asian-English card (with an OCG backing),[1] the same print as the Yu-Gi-Oh! Japanese World Championship Qualifier 2003 participation card and Duelist King Tournament: World Ranking Season 3 top 100 prize card. As a result, it is not legal for use in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game.

"Sengenjin" was available as a participation card to all entrants in these events. It is an English Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game card.

Events[edit]

Toys "R" Us preliminaries[edit]

On May 22, 2004, Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004 video game tournaments were held at over 600 Toys "R" Us stores across the United States.[2][3]

Each participating Toys "R" Us store ran a 64 Man free-for-all Battle Royal tournament. Stores that had fewer than 64 participants ran the tournament with however many entrants they had.[4] Some stores restricted the tournament to only children aged 14 or younger.[5]

All participants received a copy of "Sengenjin".[6]

The winner at each tournament received a copy of "Kanan the Swordmistress",[7] a Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 T-Shirt, a Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament 2004 Coin, a winner's certificate, and a $25 Toys "R" Us gift card.[2] From among all of the first-place winners at the local Toys "R" Us tournaments, the top 15 players nationwide were selected (based on points earned in the event) to receive a prize pack and a trip to San Diego Comic-Con for the US Finals Tournament.[2][3][8]

Wild Card Tournament[edit]

The Wild Card Tournament was a Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004 video game tournament held at Konami's booth at San Diego Comic-Con on July 22, 2004. The winner of the tournament received entry to the US Finals, held the next day at Comic-Con.[9][10]

All participants received a copy of "Sengenjin".[9][11] The winner received a copy of "Kanan the Swordmistress" (among other prizes).[11]

US Finals Tournament[edit]

The US Finals Tournament was a Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004 video game tournament held at Konami's booth at San Diego Comic-Con on July 23, 2004. It included the 15 selected winners from the Toys "R" Us tournaments and the winner of the Wild Card Tournament.[9][10]

The top 4 contestants in the US Finals qualified for the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004, held on July 25, 2004.[3]

The tournament's winner received a complete library of all Yu-Gi-Oh! video games that had been released in the US at the time, a $500 Toys "R" Us gift certificate, special Shonen Jump "swag", and a Nubytech King of Games accessory kit.[9]

The promotional cards "Kanan the Swordmistress" and "Sengenjin" were not distributed at this event.

Breakdown[edit]

Gallery[edit]

List[edit]

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 tournament promotional cards
Unlimited Edition galleries
English
Asian-English

Card numberNameRarityCategory
WCS-EN403"Sengenjin"Super RareNormal Monster

External links[edit]

  • Konami: Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004 (archive)

References[edit]

  1. Akira (23 October 2019). "Kanan the Swordmistress". Road of the King. Retrieved 13 February 2021.
  2. a b c "Have you got what it takes to become the Yu-Gi-Oh! Videogame World Champion?". Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004. Konami. Archived from the original on 15 June 2004.
  3. a b c Tierney, Adam (30 July 2004). "And the Winner Is..." IGN. Retrieved 13 February 2021.
  4. TmmyCartm (27 December 2004). "Kanan the Swordmistress". Pojo.com Forums. Retrieved 13 February 2021. i won mine from the tournament on may 22nd. only 6 people showed up though, and i was the only person who completed the game
  5. Wang, Kevin (August 13, 2004). "Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004 - Guide and Walkthrough". GameFAQs. Retrieved 13 February 2021.
  6. "The 2nd annual Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament is here!". Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004. Konami. Archived from the original on 5 June 2004.
  7. "The 2nd annual Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament is coming!". Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004. Konami. Archived from the original on 7 April 2004.
  8. "5.19.04 Update on upcoming Konami YuGiOh Video Games". Pojo.com. 19 May 2004. Retrieved 13 February 2021.
  9. a b c d "Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament US Finals". Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2004. Konami. Archived from the original on 11 July 2004.
  10. a b "KONAMI HOSTS YU-GI-OH! U.S. FINALS AND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2004 TOURNAMENTS". Pojo.com. REDWOOD CITY, CALIF.: Konami Digital Entertainment. 7 July 2004. Retrieved 13 February 2021.
  11. a b "Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Game U.S. Wild Card Tournament 2004 Rules & Instructions" (PDF). Konami. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2004. Retrieved 13 February 2021.