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The Pokémon Company International Announces Date & Venue For Upcoming 2024 Pokémon World Championships

2024 Pokémon World Championships

The Pokémon Company International has shared further details about the 2024 Pokémon World Championships, which will be held in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, this summer. Pokémon fans who attended the 2024 Pokémon Europe International Championships (EUIC) in London over the weekend, and those who followed the action via the official Pokémon livestream, were delighted to find out that the 2024 Pokémon World Championships will take place from August 16 to 18, 2024, at the Hawaiʻi Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. The artwork created especially for the event was also revealed, showing off Pikachu and friends on a snorkeling adventure.


The 2024 Pokémon EUIC also saw thousands of skilled Pokémon Trainers battling it out in the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet video games, Pokémon GO and Pokémon UNITE. After three days of intense competition, the top players were crowned 2024 Pokémon Europe International Champions:


Trading Card Game Junior Division:
1st place: Yohann Cote [CA]
2nd place: Peter Shapkin [UK]


Trading Card Game Senior Division:
1st place: Gabriel Fernadez [BR]
2nd place: Benny Billinger [CA]


Trading Card Game Masters Division:
1st place: Tord Reklev [NO]
2nd place: Isaiah Bradner [US]


Video Game Junior Division:
1st place: Kevin Han [US]
2nd place: Ismael Hoggui [FR]


Video Game Senior Division:
1st place: Benjamin Polster [US]
2nd place: Teddy French [UK]


Video Game Masters Division:
1st place: Nils Dunlop [SE]
2nd place: Tim Edwards [US]


Pokémon GO:
1st place: Maxwell “MEweedle” Ember [CH]
2nd place: Alexander “Doonebug97” Doone [US]


Pokémon UNITE:
1st place: FUSION [LA-S]


Erick Jean “Zynuz” Bartolo Cotrina
Axel Xavier “Khea” Rivas Pérez
Jose “Anemo” Arias
Jeremy Wilman “Tempo” Rivas Nunura
Jesús “Draken” Vásquez Antaccasa


2nd place: Ks [JP]
Fujishiro “cocoatta” Arata
Tejima “iamTomato” Genki
Yamakawa “Rom” Naoki
Kaneko “Vitoppo” Yuma
Miyata “Noda wajiro” Daiki


For more information about the Pokémon Championship Series, including rules, tournament locations, dates, times, prizes and more, visit the Play! Pokémon page.


Information about the 2024 Pokémon World Championships can be found here.