Players gather for Bakugan National Tournament

January 9, 2010 8:18:09 PM PST
Scores of young people made their way to Schaumburg Saturday for the first-ever Bakugan National Tournament. Bakugan is an action toy and trading card game popular among young boys.Players got to test their skills against one another, as well as meet a half-dozen so-called "Bakugan Master Players."

The Schaumburg event was the first of five tournaments being held nationwide.

Winners at each event were expected to meet in February in New York City for a national championship.