The 2018 VGC World Championship Series is the first utilising the Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon games. The 2018 World Championships are to be held in Nashville, Tennessee
VGC Rule Set: (From )
Throughout the Play! Pokémon series, there were numerous online competitions that will give CP to players if their Play! Pokémon account is linked to their Organised Play ID. The CP is organised to the top 256 players worldwide, regardless of region.
|Best Finish Limit: None|
|Name||Date||Entry Gift||CP Given?|
Premier Challenges are small competitions dotted around the various countries in the world. These competitions typically happen once a month or so depending on the organisers and can provide a small amount of CP which can then be used to help participate in the Worlds Championships.
|Standard Premier Challenge|
Best Finish Limit: 2 Per Series
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.
|Best Finish Limit: 8 (2 Per Series)|
|Best Finish Limit: None|
|Fort Wayne Regional Championships||Fort Wayne, Indiana||United States||September 2 2017 - September 3 2017||None||No|
|Hartford Regional Championships||Hartford Connecticutt||United States||September 30 2017 - October January 17||None||No|
|Daytona Beach Regional Championships||Orlando, Florida||United States||October 7 2017 - October 8 2017||None||No|
|Richmond Regional Championships||Richmond, British Colombia||Canada||October 14 2017 - October 15 2017||None||No|
|San Jose Regional Championships||San Jose, California||United States||November 25 2017 - November 26 2017||None||No|
|Memphis Regional Championships||Memphis, Tenessee||United States||December 16 2017 - December 17 2017||None||No|
|Dallas Regional Championships||Dallas, Texas||United States||January 27 2018 - January 28 2018||None||No|
|Collisville Regional Championships||Collinsville, Illinois||United States||February 17 2018 - February 18 2018||None||No|
|Costa Mesa Regional Championships||Costa Mesa, California||United States||March 3 2018 - March 4 2018||None||No|
|Charlotte Regional Championships||Charlotte, North Carolina||United States||March 17 2018 - March 18 2018||None||No|
|Portland Regional Championships||Portland, Oregon||United States||March 24 2018 - March 25 2018||None||No|
|Salt Lake City Regional Championships||Salt Lake City, Utah||United States||May 5 2018 - May 6 2018||None||No|
|Toronto Regional Championships||Toronto, Ontario||Canada||May 12 2018 - May 13 2018||None||No|
|Roanoke Regional Championships||Roanoke, Virginia||United States||May 26 2018 - May 27 2018||None||No|
|Madison Regional Championships||Madison, Wisconsin||United States||June 2 2018 - June 3 2018||None||No|
|Liverpool Regional Championships||Liverpool||United Kingdom||29th - 30th July 2017||None||No|
|Bremen Regional Championships||Bremen||Germany||September 16 2017 - September 17 2017||None||No|
|Leipzig Regional Championships||Leipzig||Germany||January 13 2018 - January 14 2018||None||No|
|Malmo Regional Championships||Malmo||Sweden||February 17 2018 - February 18 2018||None||No|
|Sindelfingen Regional Championships||Sindelfingen||Germany||April 14 2018 - April 15 2018||None||No|
|Sheffield Regional Championships||Sheffield||United Kingdom||June 16 2018 - June 17 2018||None||No|
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.
|Best Finish Limit: 4|
|European International Championships||England||United Kingdom||November 17 2017 - November 19 2017||None||No|
|Asia Pacific International Championships||Sydney||Australia||9th - 11th February 2018||None||No|
|Latin American International Championships||Sao Paolo||Brazil||April 27th - April 29th 2018||None||No|
|North American International Championships||Columbus, Ohio||United States||July 6th - July 8th 2018||
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.
|World Championships||Nashville, Tennessee||United States||August 24th - August 26th 2018||