Niantic has revealed new details about the Pokémon GO Championship Series. Read on below to learn more:
Your path to the 2022 Pokémon World Championships
We’re excited to bring you more details on the Pokémon GO Championship Series that’ll lead to the 2022 Pokémon World Championships! Go head to head with other Trainers to test your skill and strive to be the very best.
In 2022, you’ll be able to participate in live, in-person Pokémon GO competitions, including Regional Championships and International Championships. Top Trainers can earn an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships, prize money, and other exciting rewards!
Who can play in the Pokémon GO Championship Series
Pokémon GO events will be open to players in the Senior and Masters age divisions. Players must be at or above the age of digital consent in their home market in order to participate in Pokémon GO Championship Series events.
The format for the 2022 Pokémon GO Championship Series will be the Great League.
Trainers will be able to register for Pokémon GO Championship Series events via a two-phase registration window.
Early Registration: Players who achieve Legend Rank in a GO Battle League season will be able to register for certain events before anyone else during a short early-registration window.
Open Registration: * Once the early-registration window closes, all remaining spots will be made available for players of any rank.
When to Register
Online registration for the earliest events will open in January 2022. Tournament organizers will handle registration. An entry fee may apply, and events may sell out.
How to Register
To register for Pokémon GO Championship Series events, you’ll need to link your Pokémon GO account to a Trainer Club account and have a Play! Pokémon Player ID.