In anticipation of the event, The Pokémon Company International unveiled the official art for the 2022 Pokémon World Championships today. The tournament takes place in London, England this year from August 18th, 2022 to August 21st, 2022. High resolution artwork from the press release has been added to an Imageboard thread
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The four-day event hosts five individual competitions, as well as plenty of fun activities for spectators.
The 2022 Pokémon World Championships are just around the corner, taking place August 18–21 at the ExCeL London events center. The world's best Pokémon TCG, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, Pokémon GO, Pokkén Tournament DX, and Pokémon UNITE players will gather to compete for the prestigious Pokémon World Champion title, more than half a million dollars in prizes, and return invitations for next year's Worlds competitions. Keep an eye out for a forthcoming list of players who will advance to compete in London.
This year, for the first time, Pokémon fans who are planning to shop at the pop-up Pokémon Center at Worlds must schedule a reservation. Tickets to shop will be available starting July 18. Shopping appointments will likely be claimed quickly, so don't miss your opportunity to shop for exclusive merchandise. Stay tuned for additional information about where to make your reservation.
POKÉMON MEETS LONDON WITH REVEAL OF OFFICIAL 2022 POKÉMON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ART
Bellevue, WA—June 28, 2022—The culmination of the 2022 Play! Pokémon season is on the horizon with the conclusion of last week’s 2022 Pokémon North America International Championships. The final list of winners from the weekend is as follows:
Trading Card Game Junior Division:
1st place: Nathan Osterkatz
Trading Card Game Senior Division:
1st place: Rune Heiremans
Trading Card Game Masters Division:
1st place: Azul Garcia Griego
Video Game Junior Division:
1st place: Abel Ashby
Video Game Senior Division:
1st place: Christopher Han
Video Game Masters Division:
1st place: James Evans
Pokémon GO Senior Division:
1st place: Andrew Ford
Pokémon GO Masters Division:
1st place: Payden Bingham
Pokkén Tournament DX Senior Division:
1st place: Peyton Fearing
Pokkén Tournament DX Masters Division:
1st place: Chaz Wright
Top-ranked players have now secured an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships. Now a four-day event, the 2022 Pokémon World Championships will take place August 18–21 in London, England. Thousands of competitors, spectators, and fans will converge at ExCeL London, where some of the world’s most elite Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG), Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video game, Pokkén Tournament DX, Pokémon UNITE, and Pokémon GO players will compete for the coveted title of World Champion and more than $500,000 in scholarships, cash, and prizes.
In anticipation of the event, The Pokémon Company International unveiled the official art for the 2022 Pokémon World Championships today. Every year, special artwork is created for the Pokémon World Championships, often inspired by the location where the event is held. This year’s art draws inspiration from the iconic sights and rich culture of London, England.