Pokémon European Championships Begin May 11

The Pokémon European Video Game Championships will begin on May 11 in Milan. The finalists will earn a free trip to Vancouver in August to participate in the World Finals.

The three European heats are:

  • Milan, Italy on May 11-12
  • Bochum, Germany on May 26, and 
  • Birmingham, UK on June 2

For the first time ever, even if a player has been defeated, he/she can still earn enough points to proceed to the final rounds.

Each tournament is age-bracketed:

  • Junior Division—born in 2002 or later
  • Senior Division—born in 1998, 1999, 2000, or 2001
  • Masters Division—born in 1997 or earlier  

Competitors can now register at the official Pokemon site.

Will you be competing?