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2022/11 – YCS Pasadena

YCS Pasadena Dragon Duel Championship Playoff: Connor Rosenstein Versus Aiden Moneke

November 6th, 2022

The Dragon Duel winners from Saturday and Sunday are facing off for the title of YCS Pasadena Dragon Duel Champion! Aiden Moneke is facing off against Connor Rosenstein. Both duelists are from Portland Oregon, so whoever wins, that beautiful Dragon Duel Championship Trophy’s coming home to the same city! Both Duelists made Top Cut of the Dragon Duel Championship back in Chicago at the 2022 North America Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Championship , and are using their awesome mats here today, each featuring a ton of signatures from their favorite Yu-Gi-Oh creators!

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YCS Pasadena: Top 4 Pairings (with Deck Types!)

November 6th, 2022

Sunday’s Dragon Duel Top 4!

November 6th, 2022

The second of this weekend’s Dragon Duel tournaments has come to a close, and we have another four distinguished Duelists to celebrate!

From Left To Right: 4th Place Finisher Santiago Aaron Portillo-Reyes, 3rd Place Finisher Brian Emmanuel More, 2nd Place Finisher Caleb Hernandez, and 1st Place Winner Aiden Moneke!
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Top 16 Feature Match: Vincent Wong Versus Baptiste Derouin

November 6th, 2022

Only one Floowandereeze Duelist is left in the Main Event here at YCS Pasadena, and it’s France’s Baptiste Derouin! He’s facing off against Vincent Wong, from right here in Los Angeles. What makes this Match unique? There are no Ishizu Fairy cards in either Deck.

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Top 32 Feature Match: Dominic Couch Versus Carlos Rosario

November 6th, 2022

After 11 grueling rounds of play, we’re finally in the Top 32! We have Team YCS Las Vegas Champion Dominic Couch hailing from Georgia against Carlos Rosario from Puerto Rico! This is his first YCS Top Cut finish and he’s against an absolute titan!

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YCS Pasadena: Top 8 Pairings (with Deck Types!)

November 6th, 2022

YCS Pasadena: Top 16 Pairings (with Deck Types!)

November 6th, 2022

The Top Cut Prizes!

November 6th, 2022

Now that we’re in the Top 32 here at YCS Pasadena, it’s a great time to look at the prizes up for grabs in the YCS Main Event! 

Everybody who makes the Top 32 earns their invite to the next World Championship Qualifier. To commemorate their achievement, they also receive a Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Top Cut Game Mat, featuring the new YCS Prize Card, Anotherverse Dragon!

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Round 11 Feature Match: Chris LeBlanc Versus Jesse Simnegar

November 6th, 2022

Chris LeBlanc won his fourth YCS title just two weeks ago at YCS Minneapolis, and now he’s back, clinging to a shot at the Top 32 here in the final Swiss Round of Day 2! His opponent is in the same situation: precariously perched on the bubble, wondering if even a win is enough to get him a seat in the Top Cut.

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YCS Pasadena: Top 32 Pairings (with Deck Types!)

November 6th, 2022