North America International Championships

Address:



Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH, USA

Date


June 24th - 26th 2022

Games


Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokkén Tournament

VGC Rule Set:



Usable Games Pokémon Sword & Shield
Battle Type: Double Battle
Pokémon Restrictions: Available National Pokédex, (if they have Galar Mark or Battle Ready Mark
Pokémon Limits: Team of 4 to 6 Pokémon from Level 1 to Level 100. All Pokémon then set to Level 50
Restricted Pokémon: Two of the following per team: Mewtwo, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Cosmog, Cosmoem, Solgaleo, Lunala, Necrozma, Zacian, Zamazenta, Eternatus, Calyrex
Battle Time: 20 Minutes
Your Time: 7 Minutes
Team Preview: 90 Seconds
Turn Time: 45 Seconds

TCG Rule Set:



Format: Standard
Eligibility: Sword & Shield onwards: D Regulation Mark

GO Rule Set:



League Format: Great League
Max CP: 1500 CP

Banned Pokémon: Ditto, Shedinja

Pokkén Rule Set:



North America International Championships
AnchorsDistributionsGO EventStreamPokémon CenterPokéStops


Player Count

Masters

VGC: 317
TCG: 1155
GO: 127
Pokkén: 49

Winners

Masters

VGC: James Evans (US)
TCG: Azul Garcia Griego (US)
GO: (ItsAXN) (US)
Pokkén: Chaz Wright (Mewtater) (US)

Special Distributions

Eric Rios's Gastrodon

Game: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Location: At Home

This distribution was given to players on the online stream for the Video Game Championship and was based on the Gastrodon used by Eric Rios in the 2022 Europe International Championships

Gastrodon
Level 50
OT:Eric
ID:220624
Ability:Storm Drain
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Sassy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Battle Competition. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 50
Earth Power
Ice Beam
Yawn
Protect
Eric Rios's Gastrodon

Quick Ball

Game: Pokémon Sword & Shield - Fusion Strike
Location: At the event

This Promo Card was given to participants of the International Championships as part of their welcome pack. It was a special print of the Quick Ball from Fusion Strike with the International Championships Logo

Quick Ball

Special Pokémon GO Event

PictureNameDatesLocation
Pokemon North America International ChampionshipsPokemon North America International Championships June 23rd - 26th 2022 Columbus, US

Stream Archive

Stream Anchors
Day 1Day 2Championship Sunday
Video Games
Video Games
Trading Card Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon GO
Pokkén Tournament
Pokkén Tournament


Video


Casters

VGCTCGGOPokkén
Adam Dorricott
Rosemary Kelley
Joe Brown
Sierra Hunter
Kyle Sabelhaus
Chip Richey
Adam Watson
Shelbie Bou
Gabby Snyder
William Dunphey
Caleb Peng
Steven Sanders
Evan Hashimoto
Russell Klein
Alex Williams

Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store

A pop-up Pokémon Center was open during the event. This Pokémon Center featured a lot of the Pokémon Center merchandise but, for the first time it has its own unique merchandise. These featured decor featuring the Galar startsers and Pikachu alongside the International Championships logo. The merchandise available is as follows:

Nintendo Switch Case
Stickers
Magnets
Pin & Lanyard set
Playmat
Double Deck Box
Screen Cloth
Pikachu Logo T-Shirt (Grey, Blue)
Galar Starters logo T-Shirt (Navy, Light Blue)
International Championships Hoodie
NAIC Cool Hat

Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store

Exclusive Merchandise Displays

Cases, Pins & MagnetsApparel
North America International Championships Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store Cases, Pins & MagnetsNorth America International Championships Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store Apparel
ApparelApparel
North America International Championships Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store ApparelNorth America International Championships Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store Apparel

Special PokéStops

Pokémon Championship Series - NAICNAIC - First StepNAIC - Flying Pikachu
North America International Championships Pokémon Championship Series - NAIC PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - First Step PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - Flying Pikachu PokéStop
NAIC - Giant PikachuNAIC - DedenneNAIC - Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl
North America International Championships NAIC - Giant Pikachu PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - Dedenne PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl PokéStop
NAIC - Pokkén TournamentNAIC - Pokémon GO TournamentNAIC - Trophy Case
North America International Championships NAIC - Pokkén Tournament PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - Pokémon GO Tournament PokéStopNorth America International Championships NAIC - Trophy Case PokéStop