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Saturday 24 March 2018

Pokémon launches Official World Championships website and streaming schedule

The Pokemon World Champion Trophy
The Pokemon World Champion Trophy
Frank Whelan

Frank Whelan

Ever wondered if you've got what it takes to be a Pokemon master? Now, thanks to the wonders of streaming technology, you can learn from the very best card players in the game.

The world championships will take place on the 16th and 17th of August in Washington DC and can be viewed on independent.ie below (via twitch.tv/pokemon.)

Saturday the 16th will feature select card game and video game matches, while Sunday 17th showing the big finals in both disciplines.

The full schedule is as follows:

Saturday, August 16

14:00 BST - Opening Ceremony

14:30 BST - 22:00 BST - Pokémon Video Game Streaming

22:00 BST - 1:00 BST - Pokémon TCG Streaming

Sunday, August 17

14:00 BST - TCG Masters top 4

14:30 BST - 20:00 BST - Pokémon TCG Finals (Junior, Senior, and Masters Divisions)

20:00 BST - 23:00 BST - Pokémon Video Game Finals (Junior, Senior, and Masters Divisions)

23:00 BST - Closing Ceremony

The official site can be found here


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