Pokémon Trading Card Game Championship Series - 2024

This is the ninteenth year of the Pokémon Trading Card Game Championship Series, following the Pokémon 2023 World Championships. This circuit runs through includes the full return of League Cups and League Challenges and allows players to earn points to get entry to rthe World Championships with the new element of anyone who winsa Regional or International to get guaranteed invites

Pokémon Trading Card Game Championship Series 2024
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Regionals Details

Regional Championships are set up across the world, mostly in North America, to provide small competitions beyond the Premier Challenges to allow for players to earn CP. There are a number of Regional competitions each year and they all follow the standard format. They often have side events for all players.

Name Location Country Date Games Included Streamed?
Pittsburgh Regional Championships Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States September 8th - 10th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Barcelona Special Event Barcelona Spain September 16th - 17th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Curitiba Regional Championships Curitiba Brazil September 23rd - 24th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Peoria Regional Championships Peoria, Illinois United States October 6th - 8th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Sacramento Regional Championshios Sacramento, California United States October 13th - 15th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Lille Regional Championships Lille, France France October 22nd - 23rd 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Toronto Regional Championships Toronto, Ontario Canada October 27th - 29th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Gdansk Regional Championships Gdansk, Poland Poland November 25th - 26th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Stuttgart Regional Championships Stuttgart Germany December 9th - 10th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
San Antonio Regional Championships San Antonia, Texas United States December 15th - 17th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Portland Regional Champinoships Portland, Oregan United States January 5th - 7th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Charlotte Reginoal Championships Charlotte, North Carolina United States January 19th - 21st 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Liverpool Regional Championships Liverpool United Kingdom January 27th - 28th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Knoxville Regional Championships Knoxville, Tennessee United States February 2nd - 4th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Dortmund Regional Championships Dortmund Germany February 10th - 11th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Melbourne Regional Championships Melbourne Australia February 3rd - 4th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Utrecht Special Event Utrecht Netherlands March 2nd - 3rd 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Goiania Regional Championships Goiania Brazil March 9th - 10th Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Vancouver Regional Championships Vancouver, British Columbia Canada March 22nd - 24th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Orlando Regional Championships Orlando, Florida United States April 12th - 14th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Perth Regional Championships Perth Australia April 13th - 14th Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Sao Paolo Regional Championships Sao Paulo Brazil April 20th - 21st 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Indianapolis Regional Championships Indianapolis, Indiana United States May 3rd - 5th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Buenos Aires Special Event Buenos Aires Argentina May 4th - May 5th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Stockholm Regional Championships Stockholm Sweden May 11th - 12th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Carolina Special Event Carolina, Puerto Rico United States May 11th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokkén Tournament
No
Bogota Special Event Bogota Colombia May 11th - 12th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Los Angeles Regional Championships Los Angeles, California United States May 24th - 26th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Mexico City Special Event Mexico City Mexico May 25th - 26th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Peru Special Event Lima Peru May 25th - 26th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
No
Johannesburg Regional Championships Johannesburg South Africa May 25th - 26th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
No
Bologna Special Event Bologna Italy June 1st - 2nd 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Yes
Durbanville Regional Championships Durbanville South Africa June 1st - 2nd 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
No

Championship Details

Following the removal of the National Championship Series, four special Championships are to be held. These will get special points akin to that of Nationals and high prize payouts.

Name Location Country Date Games Included Streamed?
Latin America International Championships Sao Paolo, Brazil Brazil November 17th - 19th 2023 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon UNITE
Yes
Europe International Championships London, UK United Kingdom April 5th - 7th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon UNITE
Yes
North America International Championships New Orleans, Louisiana United States June 7th - 9th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon UNITE
Yes

Other Competitions Details

Due to the main circuits being run by The Pokémon Company International, there are other competitions held by The Pokémon Company and Pokémon Korea in order for the local players to gain entry to the Pokémon World Championships

Name Location Country Date Games Included Streamed?
Japan Championships 2024 Yokohama, Japan Japan June 1st - 2nd 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon UNITE
Yes
Pokemon Trainers Cup 2024 Seoul South Korea May 5th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Yes
Pokemon Championships Thailand Bangkok Thailand May 11th - 12th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Yes
Pokemon Championships Singapore Singapore Singapore May 18th - 19th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Yes
Pokemon Championships Phillipines Manila Philippines May 25th - 26th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Yes
Pokemon Championships Indonesia Jakarta Indonesia June 1st - 2nd 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
No
Pokemon Championships Hong Kong Wan Chai Hong Kong June 8th - 9th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Yes
Pokemon Championships Taiwan Taipei Taiwan June 15th - 16th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
No
Pokemon Championships Malaysia Selangor Malaysia June 29th - 30th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
No

World Championships Details

The World Championships are where the best of the world come to participate and fight it off to become World Champion. Participation in the events is by invitation based on CP or invitation based on position in prior events, depending on the game.

Name Location Country Date Games Included Streamed?
World Championships Honolulu, Hawaii United States August 16th - 18th 2024 Video Game
Trading Card Game
Pokémon GO
Pokémon UNITE
Yes

Championship Point Yield

League Challenge
Best Finish Limit: 6
Ranking Points Kicker
1 30 0
2 16 0
3-4 12 0
5-8 8 0
9-16 6 17
17-32 4 80
League Cup
Best Finish Limit: 6
Ranking Points Kicker
1 50 0
2 40 0
3-4 32 0
5-8 25 17
9-16 20 48
33-64 13 128
Regionals
Best Finish Limit: 6
Ranking Points Kicker
1 200 0
2 160 0
3-4 130 0
5-8 100 0
9-16 80 48
17-32 60 80
33-64 50 128
65-128 40 256
217-512 32 1024
Internationals
Best Finish Limit: None
Ranking Points Kicker
1 500 0
2 400 0
3-4 320 0
5-8 250 0
9-16 200 48
17-32 160 80
33-64 130 128
65-128 100 256
129-256 80 512
513-1024 50 2046

World Championships Point Bar

Region Juniors Seniors Masters
US and Canada 450 450 600
Europe 350 350 500
Latin America 250 250 350
Oceania 250 250 300
Middle East and South Africa 200 200 250

Prize Pool

Regional Championships
Ranking Juniors & Seniors Masters
1 Players $7,000 $10,000
2 Players $5,000 $7,000
3-4 Players $3,000 $5,000
5-8 Players $2,000 $3,000
9-16 Players $2,000
17-32 Players $1,000
International Championships
Ranking Juniors & Seniors Masters
1 Players $7,000 $25,000
2 Players $5,000 $15,000
3-4 Players $3,000 $10,000
5-8 Players $2,000 $7,000
9-16 Players $1,000 $5,000
17-32 Players $750 $3,000
33-64 Players $2,000
World Championships
Ranking  
1 Players $50,000
2 Players $30,000
3-4 Players $20,000
5-8 Players $15,000
17-32 Players $5,000