Pokemon Regional and International Championships will resume in 2022

Today, Pokémon International announced that the Play! Pokémon regional and international championships will resume in North America and Europe in the 2022 season. The first game is scheduled to be held in March 2022.

Performance! The Pokémon 2022 Championship Series season will culminate at the Pokémon World Championship scheduled to be held in London in August 2022. This season will include Pokémon trading card games, Pokémon video games, Pokkén Tournament DX, as well as Pokémon GO and Niantic, which are cooperating with Pokémon GO for the first time. The dates and locations of the event are as follows:

2022 Pokémon North America International Championship

  • June 24-26, 2022
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Pokémon European International Championships 2022

  • April 22-24, 2022
  • Frankfurt Exhibition Center, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Play! Pokémon Regional Championships and special events will also resume in North America and Europe in 2022 on the following dates and locations:

North America

  • March 18-20, 2022: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
  • March 25-27, 2022: Orlando, Florida, USA*
  • May 6-8, 2022: Indianapolis, USA
  • May 20-22, 2022: Secaucus, New Jersey, USA
  • May 27-29, 2022: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada*
  • June 17-19, 2022: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA*


  • March 26-27, 2022: Liverpool, United Kingdom*
  • May 7-8, 2022: Bilbao, Spain (Special Event)
  • June 4 to 5, 2022: Milan, Italy (Special Event)

Source: Pokemon Company