2021 Pokémon Japan Championships - VGC

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[e][h]2021 Pokémon Japan Championships - VGC
Tournament Information
Organizer:
The Pokémon Company
Game Mode:
1vs1
Type:
Online
Location:
Japan Online
Start Date:
2021-06-12
End Date:
2021-06-13
Liquipedia Tier:
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The 2021 Pokémon Japan Championships (PJCS2021, Japanese: ポケモンジャパンチャンピオンシップス2021) is an upcoming VGC tournament organized by The Pokémon Company in Japan.[1]

The tournament is separated into three events: a Live Competition qualifier held online from 9 to 12 April 2021; the main event, a special online tournament scheduled for 9 May 2021; and the finals, an offline tournament scheduled for 12-13 June 2021. Players are separated by age divisions (i.e. Juniors, Seniors and Masters).

Tournament Details[edit]

Qualification[edit]

A player may only participate in the main tournament event if they were residing in Japan, had the country of their Nintendo Account set to Japan, and met one of the following criteria:

Format[edit]

  • Online qualifiers (Apr 2021): Live Competition, Bo1, top 100 advance
  • Main event (9 May 2021): Bo1 Online tournament, top 20 advance
  • Finals (12-13 Jun 2021): Live tournament, Bo1 Swiss (5 Rounds), top 8 advance to Bo3 Single Elimination

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentator/Analyst:
    • TBA

Prize Pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

  • TBD

Results[edit]

Finals[edit]

Tournament Standings[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]