We're excited to announce the first Special Event of the 2019 Play! Pokémon Championship Series will be part of the festivities at DreamHack Valencia in Spain. Play! Pokémon's first foray into DreamHack Valencia will include Pokémon TCG and video game events, giving all players an opportunity to get their seasons off to a quick start at the first major event of the 2019 Championship Series season.
The Pokémon festivities will begin Friday, July 13. The Masters Division competitions will begin Friday, with exciting side events for players in all age divisions. The action will heat up Saturday, July 14, as the Junior and Senior Division competitions begin and the Masters Division events continue.
Pokémon TCG players will compete using the 2018 Standard format, featuring expansions from XY—BREAKthrough forward. The video game competitions will use the 2018 Video Game Championship Series format.
Don't miss out on this event—it's sure to be the biggest of the 2019 season in Spain! The Special Event and side events will not have separate entry fees, but players and spectators will need to purchase a €35 ticket to enter DreamHack Valencia. Get more information about DreamHack Valencia. We look forward to seeing you at the event!