FAQ | Shop Challenge | Bushiroad Spring Fest 2020 (BSF2020)

Bushiroad Spring Fest 2020

Shop Challenge

Are Japanese edition cards allowed in the main tournaments?

No, only English edition cards may be used in the main tournaments. No mixing of multiple languages in the deck is allowed too.

Am I allowed to switch decks and/or change cards in the midst of a tournament?

Participants are NOT allowed to switch decks or change cards in the tournament, except for what has been stated in sideboard ruling for Future Card Buddyfight

Should I sleeve the cards? May I use different sleeves for Imaginary Gift markers and G units (Cardfight!! Vanguard) / Buddy Monster and/or Flag (Future Card Buddyfight)?

Yes, you are required to use opaque card sleeves so that the back of cards cannot be easily distinguished. Maximum 2 layers of sleeves are allowed. Only licensed sleeves are allowed.

Cardfight!! Vanguard:
You may choose to sleeve your Imaginary Gift Markers. However, if you do, you MUST use different card sleeves from your main deck for your Imaginary Gift markers.

You may use different card sleeves from your main deck for your G units.

Future Card Buddyfight:
You should use the same card sleeves for the whole deck, including main and sideboard cards, as well as the Buddy Monster. However, you are allowed to use a different sleeve for your Flag card.

You MUST use different card sleeves for Lost World Deck in order to differentiate your Main Deck from your Lost World Deck.

Am I allowed to use my own card supplies (sleeves, deck cases, playmats) in Shop Challenges & Regional Championship tournaments?

Yes, you are allowed to use your own card supplies as long as they are licensed products. It is prohibited to use any unlicensed card supplies.

Can I purchase cards from other players at Shop Challenges & Regional Championship tournaments?

No. Players may trade cards, but are not allowed to buy/sell cards from other players at our events.

Can I play other card games at a Regional Championship?

No. Players are only allowed to play Bushiroad card games at the Regional Championship tournaments.

Are there any entry fees?

Entry fees may be charged at each shop’s discretion for Shop Challenges. There are no entry fees to any tournament in the Bushiroad Spring Fest 2019 Regional Championships. However, players may have to pay to enter the venue if a Regional Championship is held within another event which requires an entry fee.

If I am not the citizen of any countries in the region where a Shop Challenge or Regional Championship is held but I am currently residing in a country in that region, am I able to participate that Shop Challenge or Regional Championship?

Yes, you are allowed to participate in the Shop Challenges/Regional Championship in the same region as you are currently residing (North/Latin America, Europe and Asia-Oceania), regardless of your nationality.

If I have already received an exchange coupon in one BSF Shop Challenge, can I participate in another Shop Challenge?

Participants may participate in multiple BSF Shop Challenges, as long as the eligibility is fulfilled. The participant may receive multiple exchange coupons and can redeem as many PR cards as the number of coupons presented at any Regional Championship.

Am I allowed to film the event to place it on my social media/video channel?

The media release agreement that all players sign only apply to Bushiroad and its appointed organizers. Any videos filmed aside from those may be subject to legal ramifications depending on local laws. Bushiroad also reserves the right to deny recordings of featured matches that will be uploaded onto official channels.