The Pokémon Winter Regional Championships is the second big event in the 2014 Play! Pokémon tournament season. Held in cities across the U.S. in January 2014, each Regional Championships is part of a title-event series where players compete for the title of Regional Champion! Results of the Regional Championships can give a serious boost to a player’s Championship Points and chances of earning Travel Awards to Nationals, or even an invitation to the 2014 Pokémon World Championships in Washington, DC!
Who can play at the Winter Regional Championships?
There are no prerequisites to enter a Regional Championships. Just show up with a legal TCG deck or video game team and play ALL DAY! Pokémon tournaments use Swiss-style pairings, so all players can play in every round of an event until the finals are determined.
When are the Winter Regional Championships?
The Pokémon Winter Regionals will be held on the weekends of January 11th, 18th, and 25th, 2014, with TCG events typically beginning on Saturday and video game events on Sunday. Check event listings for details.
Where are the Winter Regional Championships?
January 11th–12th, 2014
Exhibition Hall at Meadow Event Park
January 25th–26th, 2014
International Palms Resort
January 18th–19th, 2014
Saint Charles Convention Center
Long Beach Convention Center
Oregon State Fair and Expo Center
What can I win?
Top finishers get booster packs, trophies, and a huge step toward earning a National Championships Travel Award or Stipend from a pool of nearly $200,000 in travel allowances!