Yu-Gi-Oh! OCG Asia Playmats 2010 – 2013

OCG Asia Playmat 2010-2013

Over the years, various official playmats have been distributed throughout the OCG Asia regions. This article will cover all official playmats that were distributed in the OCG Asia region between 2010 to 2013. The playmats are listed in chronological order by date of distribution.

In the context of Yu-Gi-Oh!, the OCG Asia refers to regions that are under Konami Asia, namely Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Taiwan. Thailand was also under Konami Asia until 2013, but excluded from 2014 onwards. Do note that Japan and Korea are not under Konami Asia.

 

Asia Championship Qualifier 2010

 

Asia Championship 2010 Playmat

The first playmat that was given out in the OCG Asia regions for participating in the Asia Championship Qualifier 2010.

This half size playmat has a rather dull printing on it. With around 700 in circulation, this playmat is not exactly scarce, just dated.

 

Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2010

 

Asia Championship Plus 2010 Playmat

This playmat was originally given out for participating in the Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2010. It was later given out as a prize for various Ranking Tournaments as well.

Featuring Majestic Star Dragon and Majestic Red Dragon, this half size playmat is a significant improvement from the previous Asia Championship Qualifier 2010 playmat. The printing is sharp and crisp, while the colors are much more vibrant. The surface is slightly reflective as well, making it shiny under lighting. However, there are more than a thousand of these in circulation, making this playmat extremely common.

 

Asia Championship Qualifier 2012

 

Asia Championship 2012 Playmat

This playmat was given out for participating in the Asia Championship Qualifier 2012.

Similar to the Asia Championship Qualifier 2010 playmat, this half size playmat has a rather dull coloring, but the printing is sharp. With around 700 in circulation, this playmat is rather common.

 

Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2012

 

Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2012 Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 teams in each region’s Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2012.

This half size playmat has a decent printing and coloring. With 9 playmats for each of the 6 qualifiers, making a total of 54 in circulation originally. This playmat was made redeemable through the Duelist Point Exchange Program for 2000 Duelist Points.

 

Asia Championship Plus 2012

 

Asia Championship Plus 2012 Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 teams in the Asia Championship Plus 2012.

Featuring Mermail Abyssturge, Mermail Abyssgaios and Mermail Abyssgunde, this half size playmat is of decent printing and coloring. There are only 9 copies in circulation.

 

Asia Championship Plus 2012 Top Store

 

Asia Championship Plus 2012 Top Store Playmat

This playmat was given out for placing 1st in their region’s Asia Championship Plus 2012 Top Store tournament.

Featuring Evolzar Dolkka and Adreus, Keeper of Armageddon, this half size playmat is of decent printing and coloring. The design is simply a copy of “Extra Pack 2012”. With 20 playmats for each of the 6 regions, there are 120 copies in circulation.

 

Asia Championship Qualifier 2012

 

Asia Championship Qualifier 2013 Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 players in each region’s Asia Championship Qualifier 2013.

Featuring 39, the iconic number of Number 39: Utopia, this half size playmat has a sharp printing and good color balance. With 3 playmats for each of the 6 regions, there are only 18 copies in circulation.

 

Asia Championship 2013

 

Asia Championship 2013 Playmat

This playmat was given out to the Top 3 players of the Asia Championship 2013.

Featuring Number C39: Utopia Ray V, Number 39: Utopia and Number C39: Utopia Ray, this half size playmat has a sharp printing and good color balance. There are only 3 copies of this playmat in the world.

 

World Championship Qualifier 2013

 

World Championship Qualifier 2013 Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 players in each region’s World Championship Qualifier 2013.

This half size playmat has a sharp printing and good color balance. With 3 playmats for each of the 6 regions, there are only 18 copies in circulation originally. This playmat is currently redeemable through the Duelist Point Exchange Program for 2000 Duelist Points.

 

World Championship 2013 Finalist Tournament

 

World Championship 2013 Finalist Tournament Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 players in each region’s World Championship 2013 Finalist Tournament.

This half size playmat design is a copy of the earlier World Championship Qualifier 2013 playmat, except for a minor difference in text. With 3 playmats for each of the 6 regions, there are only 18 copies in circulation.

 

Duelist Edition Ranking Tournament

 

Duelist Edition Ranking Tournament Playmats

These playmats were given to the winner of each region’s weekly Duelist Edition Ranking Tournament.

Dark Armed Dragon is featured for the month of July.
Stardust Dragon is featured for the month of August.
Black Rose Dragon is featured for the month of September.

This half size playmat is slightly smaller and thinner than the other half size playmats featured earlier. The difference in sizing can be seen in the image below. The printing is sharp, but the coloring is rather dull. With about 5 playmats each month for each of the 6 regions, there were only 30 copies for each design in circulation originally. This playmat was made redeemable through the Duelist Point Exchange Program for 2000 Duelist Points.

Sizing of the playmats for comparison

A full size playmat in the back, a half size playmat in the middle, while the smallest Duelist Edition playmat in the front.

 

Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2013

 

Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2013

This playmat was given to the Top 3 teams in each region’s Asia Championship Plus Qualifier 2013.

This half size playmat has a decent printing and coloring. With 9 playmats for each of the 6 regions, there are only 54 copies in circulation.

 

Asia Championship Plus 2013

 

Asia Championship Plus 2013 Playmat

This playmat was given to the Top 3 teams in each region’s Asia Championship Plus 2013.

Featuring Number C39: Utopia Ray Victory, this is the first full size playmat released in the OCG Asia regions. It has a sharp printing and vibrant colors. There are only 9 copies in circulation.

 

Asia Championship Plus 2013 Battle Royale

 

Asia Championship Plus 2013 Battle Royale Playmat

This playmat was given out as prizes for winning in the Battle Royale side event that took place at the Asia Championship Plus 2013.

Featuring Kamishiro Rio (Rio Kastle), this full size playmat has a decent printing and coloring.

 

References

 

Asia Championship Plus 2012

Asia Championship Plus 2012

World Championship Qualifier 2013
Finalist Tournament

World Championship Qualifier 2013

Duelist Edition Ranking Tournament

Duelist Edition Ranking Tournament

Asia Championship Plus 2013

Asia Championship Plus 2013

Asia Championship Plus 2013 Battle Royal

Asia Championship Plus 2013 Battle Royale

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