In the Pokémon TCG City Championship tournaments, players in each of the three recognized age divisions can work toward earning Championship Points, increasing their chance of earning awards or even an invitation to the World Championships!
The Pokémon TCG City Championships in North America will take place from November 27, 2015, through January 18, 2016. To find times and locations of City Championship events in your area click here.
Remember, while we frequently update our events schedule, we recommend that you contact the local Tournament Organizer to confirm event schedule information.
Are there any requirements for attendance?
The Pokémon TCG City Championships do not require an invitation or qualification. All players in good standing are welcome to participate. Players need to bring their own 60-card deck. City Championships may use either the Standard format or the Expanded format at the discretion of the Tournament Organizer.
What is the entry fee?
There is no entry fee for Junior and Senior Division players. Masters Division players will be charged an entry fee determined by the Tournament Organizer. See event listing for details.
What are the prizes?
Prizes are awarded to the top players in each of three age divisions. Players must have a Pokémon Trainer Club account with a Player ID attached, and must have opted in to the Play! Pokémon program in order to earn points.
Participants will receive 2 Play! Points just for playing!
18 Pokémon TCG booster packs
Masters Division players receive an additional 18 packs (36 total)
A City Championship Playmat
50 Championship Points
10 Pokémon TCG booster packs
Masters Division players receive an additional 10 packs (20 total)
40 Championship Points (if age division attendance is 4 or greater)
3rd and 4th Place
4 Pokémon TCG booster packs
Masters Division players receive an additional 6 packs (10 total)
30 Championship Points (if age division attendance is 8 or greater)
5th through 8th Place
Masters Division players receive 4 Pokémon TCG booster packs
20 Championship Points (if age division attendance is 32 or greater)
9th through 16th Place
Masters Division players receive 2 Pokémon TCG booster packs
10 Championship Points (if age division attendance is 64 or greater)
17th through 32nd Place
5 Championship Points (if age division attendance is 128 or greater)