Earn Video Game Championship Points

Information subject to change. Last updated: 9/5/2014.

Championship Points are awarded to players based on their finish position at Play! Pokémon Championship Series events. Players will also receive Play! Points. To be eligible for Championship Points and Play! Points, players must have a registered Player ID attached to their Pokémon Trainer Club account and must opt in to the Play! Pokémon program.

Events that award Championship Points include:

  • Select Online Competitions

  • Premier Challenges

  • Regional Championships

  • National Championships

Championship Points Prizes

Championship Points will be used to determine various awards during the 2014–2015 season, including Pokémon World Championships invitations. Check back later for more details.

Online Competitions
Play! Points: 1

Championship Points

Placement Championship Points
1–2 12
3–4 10
5–8 8
9–16 6
17–32 4
33–643
65–1282
129–2561

To receive Championship Points or Play! Points for an Online Competition, players must have a Player ID before the competition begins. In 2015, points will not be separated by region but will be awarded to the top 256 players worldwide, per age division.

Premier Challenges
Play! Points: 2
Best Finish Limit: 5

Championship Points

Placement Championship Points Kicker
1 40
0
2 32
0
3–4 26
0
5–8 20
16
9–12 14
32
13–16 8
32
17–32 4
64
33–642128

Regional Championships
Play! Points: 3
Best Finish Limit: 3

Championship Points

Placement Championship Points Kicker
1 120 0
2 100 0
3–4 80
0
5–8 60
0
9–16 40
0
17–32 30 64
33–64 20
128
65–128 10
256

National Championships
Play! Points: 10
Best Finish Limit: 5

Championship Points

Placement Championship Points Kicker
1 600
0
2 500
0
3–4 400
0
5–8 300
0
9–16 200 0
17–32 150 0
33–64 100 128
65–128 50 256

Information on the 2015 World Championships will be released at a later time.

Championship Series Events

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