Earn Trading Card Game Championship Points

Information subject to change. Last updated: 12/4/2014.

Championship Points are awarded to players based on their finish position at Play! Pokémon Championship Series events. Participants will also receive Play! Points.

These events include:

  • League Challenges

  • City Championships

  • State/Province Championships

  • Regional Championships

  • National Championships

  • Special Premier Events

  • World Championships

Points Required to Qualify for the World Championships

To qualify for the 2015 Pokémon TCG World Championships in Boston, MA, players must have earned at least the number of Championship Points listed below, based on where they live.

  Junior Division Senior Division Masters Division
US and Canada
200 CP 250 CP 300 CP
Europe 200 CP 250 CP 300 CP
Latin America 100 CP 150 CP 200 CP
Asia Pacific 100 CP 150 CP 200 CP
South Africa100 CP150 CP200 CP

League Challenge

Best Finish Limit: 6
Play! Points: 1

Placement Points Kicker
1 15 0
2 12 4
3–4 10 8
5–8 6 32
9–12 4 64
13–16 2 64
17–32 1 128

City Championships

Best Finish Limit: 4
Play! Points: 2

Placement Points Kicker
1 50 0
2 40 4
3–4 30 8
5–8 20 32
9–12 10 64
13–16 5 64
17–32 3 128

Regional and State/Province Championships

Best Finish Limit: 4
Play! Points: 3

State/Province Championships

Placement Points Kicker
1 100 0
2 90 4
3–4 70 8
5–8 50 32
9–12 30 64
13–16 20 64
17–32 10 128
33–64 5 256

Regional Championships

Placement Points Kicker
1 150 0
2 135 4
3–4 105 8
5–8 75 32
9–16 45 64
17–32 30 128
33–64 15 256

National Championships

Best Finish Limit: 1
Play! Points: 5

United States

Placement Points Kicker
1 500 0
2 300 4
3–4 300 8
5–8 300 32
9–16 150 64
17–32 100 128
33–64 80 256
65–128 50 512

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium/Luxembourg, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom

Placement Points Kicker
1 500 0
2 300 4
3–4 150 8
5–8 100 32
9–12 80 64
13–16 60 64
17–32 40 128
33–64 30 256
65–128 10 512

2015 World Championships

Best Finish Limit: 1
Play! Points: 5

PlacementPoints
1-4Qualification level for 2016 World Championships
5-8100
9-1680
17-3260
Remaining Day Two Competitors40

Championship Series Events

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