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Mar 15

Pokémon Japan Championships 2017 Qualifying

Posted by Sunain | March 15th 2017 at 03:01 AM EDT
Tags: YouTube, Pokémon World Championships, Pokémon Video Game National Championships
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The fifth online competition for Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon has been announced. Pokémon Japan Championships 2017 Qualifying (ポケモンジャパンチャンピオンシップス2017予選) will take place from April 28th, 2017 until May 8th, 2017 at 8:59 JST. Full details are listed below and on our 7th Generation Online Competitions page which will be updated as new tournaments are announced.

Pokémon Japan Championships 2017 Qualifying (ポケモンジャパンチャンピオンシップス2017予選)

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Information
Region: Japan
Registration Period: Junior Category / Senior Category - Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 14:00 until Friday, April 28th at 8:59 JST
Master Category: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 14:00 until Saturday, April 15th at 8:59 JST
Tournament Period: Junior Category / Senior Category: April 28th, 2017 at 9:00 until May 1st, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Master Category Schedule A: April 15th, 2017 at 9:00 until April 17th, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Master Category Schedule B: April 21st, 2017 at 9:00 until April 23rd, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Master Category Schedule C: April 26th, 2017 at 9:00 until April 28th, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Master Category Schedule D: April 30th, 2017 at 9:00 until May 2nd, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Master Category Schedule E: May 6th, 2017 at 9:00 until May 8th, 2017 at 8:59 JST
Ranking Results Announcement: Late May 2017
Player divisions: Junior Division: Born 2006 or later
Senior: Born on or after January 1st, 2002 til December 31st, 2005.
Masters Division: Born 2001 or earlier
Compatible Games: Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon
Battle Type: Double Battle
Banned Pokémon: Players could only use Pokémon No. 01 to 301 from the Alola region Pokédex. Zygarde, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, Necrozma, and Magearna could not be used. Pokémon must also be the Alola Form.
Description
Pokémon Japan Championships 2017 Qualifying is a tournament that decides the best Pokémon trainers in Japan. The results of this competition will determine who gets to compete as a representative of Japan against the world's best Pokémon trainers at the Pokémon World Championships being held in Anaheim, California, USA in August 2017.

The top 50 players in each category will be invited to participate in the PJCS2017 live event. It is not necessary to participate in all five Master Category schedules to earn the right to participate in the live competition in the Master Category. If a player participates in at least three schedules and plays at least 3 games or more in each schedule, the ranking results will be calculated and published.
Competition Rules
• Register four to six of your Pokémon to your Battle Team.
• All Pokémon in this competition will automatically become Lv. 50 for the duration of each match.
• Four of the Pokémon you register to your Battle Team will be chosen to battle in each match.
• Mega Stones are not permitted.
• A 10-minute time limit for each player will automatically be enforced in-game, beginning at the start of each battle. When a player’s time limit expires, that player will lose the game.
• At the beginning of each battle, players have 90 seconds to select three Pokémon with which to battle.
• At the beginning of each turn, players have 45 seconds to select a move or change the Pokémon in battle.
If a player has not made their selections at the end of this period, the game will automatically make selections for the player.
• Players may battle up to 15 games per day of the competition. Any unplayed games will carry over to the following day. A new day begins at 9am JST.
• Up to 20 matches in total can be played in each schedule.
YouTube Promotional Video

Source: https://3ds.pokemon-gl.com/information/48da1b87-fcaf-4641-9eeb-73a3943bf890

Article edited on 2017-03-15 05:01:43 by Sunain
Feb 22

North American International Championships / 2017 Pokémon World Championships Announced

Posted by Sunain | February 22nd 2017 at 07:16 PM EST
Tags: TCG, Press Release, Pokémon Video Game National Championships, POKKÉN TOURNAMENT
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The official Pokémon website has announced that the North American International Championships will take place June 30th, 2017 to July 2nd, 2017 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. It also announced that the 2017 Pokémon World Championships will take place from August 18th, 2017 to August 20th, 2017 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

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Get Details on the Big Summer Competitions

Announcing the locations and dates of the 2017 North American International Championships and 2017 World Championships.

Start preparing for two of the largest Pokémon tournaments of the year: the North American International Championships and the Pokémon World Championships!

The inaugural 2017 North American International Championships will take place June 30–July 2 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, the longtime home of the US National Championships. There are no residency restrictions for the North American International Championships—the event is open to all Pokémon TCG and video game players from around the world. In addition to the exciting prizes for Pokémon International Championships, this is the last chance to earn significant Championship Points on the way to a World Championships invitation.

Then, on August 18–20, the top players from around the globe will converge on the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, to battle at the 2017 Pokémon World Championships. Only the Pokémon TCG and video game Trainers who battled at Championship Series events throughout the season and managed to earn enough Championship Points will qualify for this prestigious competition. Competitors will be battling for the title of World Champion and a share of over $500,000 in prizes!

Pokkén Tournament players will also have the chance to show off their fighting skills at the Pokémon World Championships. On Friday, participants in the Last Chance Qualifier tournament will battle for the remaining seats in Pokkén Tournament World Championships. Then, the 2017 Pokkén Tournament World Championships will take place on Saturday, August 19, finishing with the grand finals on Saturday night, where the prize pool will be $20,000. Players will be competing using the Wii U version of Pokkén Tournament.

Opportunities are running short to earn an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships, so be sure to give it your all as we draw closer to the main event in August.

Stay tuned for more information regarding the 2017 North American International Championships and Pokémon World Championships, including how all attendees will be able to register online in advance. Good luck to everyone planning to compete at this year's big events!

Source: http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-news/get-details-on-the-big-summer-competitions/

Article edited on 2017-02-24 07:17:12 by Sunain
Jun 19

World Champion Mark McQuillan’s Shiny Machamp - Event Pokémon Distribution

Posted by Sunain | June 19th 2016 at 10:18 AM EDT
Tags: Pokémon Video Game National Championships, Event Pokémon, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire
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World Champion Mark McQuillan’s Shiny Machamp will be distributed at the 2016 Pokémon US National Championships. The Machamp is Level 50 and comes with the moves Dynamic Punch, Stone Edge, Wide Guard and Knock Off. The 2016 Pokémon US National Championships are being held from July 1st, 2016 until July 3rd, 2016 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, United States.

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Get a Special Machamp at Nationals!

US Pokémon National Championships attendees can get a Shiny Machamp like World Champion Mark McQuillan’s!

If you're heading to the US Pokémon National Championships, don't miss your chance to get a special Machamp just like the one Mark McQuillan used on his team when he became the 2015 Pokémon Video Game Senior Division World Champion. This Shiny Machamp has the same item, moves, and Nature as the Pokémon on Mark's team. Remember to bring your Nintendo 3DS system and your copy of Pokémon Omega Ruby or Pokémon Alpha Sapphire.

Source: http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/nationals/2016/machamp/

Article edited on 2016-06-19 10:19:30 by Sunain
Jun 05

Pokémon World Championships Japan Representative Decision Tournament - Live on NicoNico

Posted by Sunain | June 5th 2015 at 02:41 PM EDT
Tags: Pokémon World Championships, Pokémon Video Game National Championships, NicoNico
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The official Japanese website has announced that the Pokémon World Championships Japan Representative Decision Tournament (ポケモンワールドチャンピオンシップス 日本代表決定大会) will be broadcast live on NicoNico on June 14th, 2015 from 12:50 until 16:30 JST. Winners will represent Japan at the Pokémon World Championships which take place in Boston, Massachusetts on August 21st, 2015 until August 23rd, 2015.

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Broadcast Times

Junior Finals: 13:00 until 13:15 JST
Seniors Finals: 15:20 until 15:35 JST
Masters Finals: 15:50 until 16:05 JST
Awards Ceremony: 16:10 until 16:25 JST

Sources: http://www.pokemon.co.jp/info/2015/06/150605_gm01.html and http://live.nicovideo.jp/watch/lv223482680

Article edited on 2015-06-05 02:43:39 by Sunain
Mar 14

Japan Cup 2015 (ジャパンカップ2015)

As a preliminary competition for the Pokémon World Championships 2015 being held Friday, August 21, through Sunday, August 23, 2015, at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts, the Japan Cup 2015 (ジャパンカップ2015) will be held for ORAS players in Japan. The top 32 players from the Junior/Senior and the top 31 in the Masters categories get a berth in the Pokémon World Championships Japan Representative Decision Tournament (ポケモンワールドチャンピオンシップス 日本代表決定大会) to be held on Sunday June 14th, 2015. 1 extra Masters slot is available but is being saved for another tournament which will be announced at a later time. Details of this tournament have been added to our 6th Generation Online Competition page.

Japan Cup 2015 (ジャパンカップ2015)

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Region: Japan
Registration Period: April 17th, 2015 at 14:00 until May 1st, 2015 at 8:59
Tournament Period: May 1st, 2015 at 9:00 until May 5th, 2015 at 22:59
Max number of participants: 50 000
Player divisions: Junior Division: Born in 2004 or later
Senior Division: Born in 2000 to 2003
Masters Division: Born in 1999 or earlier.
Compatible Games: Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire
Battle Type: Double Battle
Banned Pokémon: All Pokémon not caught or hatched in XY or ORAS, as well as Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, and Diancie.
Entry Gift: None
Description
The competition used the Double Battle format and players could register 4 to 6 of their level 1–100 Pokémon to their Battle Box. Pokémon automatically became Level 50 during battles. A 15-minute time limit for each match was automatically enforced in-game, beginning at the start of each battle. If the outcome had not been determined when the time limit expired, the game automatically applied tiebreakers to determine a winner. At the beginning of each battle, players had 90 seconds to select their Pokémon to battle with. At the beginning of each turn, players had 45 seconds to select a move or change Pokémon in battle. If a player had not made his or her selections at the end of this period, the game automatically made selections for the player. Players could only play 10 rounds per day.

Source: http://3ds.pokemon-gl.com/information/a1729b5a-630e-44b4-a3f4-1ae2196ba335

Article edited on 2015-03-20 05:18:54 by Sunain
Jul 04

2014 Pokémon World Championships - Japan Nationals

Posted by Sunain | July 4th 2014 at 02:09 PM EDT
Tags: Pokémon X and Y, Pokémon Video Game National Championships, Game
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The 2014 Pokémon World Championships - Japan Nationals (ポケモンワールドチャンピオンシップス 日本代表決定大会) took place at the International Conference Hall, Makuhari Messe, Chiba, Japan on June 29th, 2014. The finals were broadcast live on NicoNico but can still be watched by using the Premium membership Timeshift option. Teacher Takashima (タカシマ先生) was on-hand as a host and judge for the proceedings. Highlight screenshots from the broadcast are available on the imageboard thread.

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The results of each Video Game division are listed below:

Junior Results

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Junior Champion
(ジュニア 優勝)

Riku Miyoshi
(みよし りく)
Runner-up
(ジュニア 準優勝)

Kouta Tashiro
(たしろ こうた)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Masaki Kaneko
(かねこ まさき)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Ryuusei Yasue
(やすえ りゅうせい)

Senior Results

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Senior Champion
(シニア 優勝)

Kazutaka Yahiro
(やひろ かずたか)
Runner-up
(シニア 準優勝)

Takumi Furugoori
(ふるごおり たくみ)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Shuusuke Tsuboi
(つぼい しゅうすけ)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Keita Miyamoto
(みやもと けいた)

Master Results

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Masters Champion
(マスター 優勝)

Yousuke Isagi
(いさぎ ようすけ)
Runner-up
(マスター 準優勝)

Ryouta Otsubo
(おおつぼ りょうた)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Yuuya Katou
(かとう ゆうや)
Top 4 (ベスト4)

Daichi Kumabe
(くまべ だいち)

Sources: http://www.pokemon.co.jp/ex/wcs2014/report/game_japan.html and NicoNico

Article edited on 2014-07-04 03:48:48 by Sunain
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