2018 Pokémon Video Game World Championships

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[e][h]2018 Pokémon World Championships - VGC
Tournament Information
Organizer:
Play! Pokémon
Game Mode:
1vs1
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Nashville, TN
Venue:
Nashville Music City Center
Format:
Prize pool:
$51,500 USD
Start Date:
2018-08-24
End Date:
2018-08-26
Number of Players:
75
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Chronology

The 2018 Pokémon Video Game World Championships was the tenth video game World Championship event organized by Play! Pokémon. The event was located at Nashville, Tennessee of the United States.

Tournament Details[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Day 1 - Swiss Bracket (8 Rounds)
  • Day 2 - X-2 Participants from Day 1 (7 Rounds)
  • Day 2/3 - Top 8 Single Elimination
    • All matches are Bo3.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Results[edit]

Top Cut Bracket[edit]

Round of 16
 Japan Alcana
L
 Japan Vete
W
 Singapore Shaman
L
 Japan Bicho
W
 Italy Sanvy
0
 Italy Raider
2
 USA CarsonC
L
 Italy Yuree
0
 Italy Mean
2
 Sweden Axilotl
W
 Japan Koji Morimoto
L
Quarterfinals
 Japan Vete
2
 Japan Bicho
L
 Italy Raider
L
 Italy Mean
1
 Sweden Axilotl
2
Semifinals
 Japan Vete
0
 Sweden Axilotl
L
Finals

1 IRNemesis (16th seed) made Day 2 Top Cut but missed out on the Top 16 by losing to AvatarFede.

Top 32 Swiss Standings[edit]

#NameMatchesOpponent's Win %Opponent's
Opponent's Win %
1Japan Kiwamu "Alcana" Endo7 - 0 - 061.22%58.65%
2Sweden Nils "Axilotl" Dunlop6 - 1 - 065.31%58.56%
3Italy Simone "Sanvy" Sanvito6 - 1 - 061.50%58.95%
4United States Emilio "emforbes" Forbes6 - 1 - 054.59%55.17%
5Japan Tomohiro "Bicho" Seki6 - 1 - 050.51%59.82%
6Ecuador Paul "Ralfdude90" Ruiz5 - 2 - 066.84%51.48%
7Italy Alessio Yuri "Yuree" Boschetto5 - 2 - 065.31%54.09%
8Japan Yusei "Vete" Matsuno5 - 2 - 062.86%54.59%
9Singapore Melvin "Shaman" Keh5 - 2 - 061.22%51.87%
10Italy Arash "Mean" Ommati5 - 2 - 057.41%55.36%
11United States Carson "CarsonC" Confer5 - 2 - 055.03%55.52%
12United States Brendan "Babbytron" Zheng5 - 2 - 054.59%55.25%
13United States Paul "pwny_person" Chua5 - 2 - 052.55%51.96%
14Italy Roberto "Raider" Porretti5 - 2 - 051.79%50.02%
15Japan Koji Morimoto5 - 2 - 047.11%53.90%
16Chile Javier "IRNemesis" Valdes5 - 2 - 047.11%51.95%
#NameMatchesOpponent's Win %Opponent's
Opponent's Win %
17Argentina Federico "AvatarFede" Turano5 - 2 - 044.90%52.84%
18United States Brady "BSmiffy" Smith4 - 3 - 059.18%54.76%
19United States Ashton "Linkyoshimario" Cox4 - 3 - 056.05%51.43%
20Japan Akihiro Takahashi4 - 3 - 055.37%51.25%
21Italy Riccardo "Fire_Gohan" Appamea4 - 3 - 054.59%54.21%
22Spain Álex "PokeAlex" Gómez4 - 3 - 054.42%54.75%
23United Kingdom Barry "BazAnderson" Anderson4 - 3 - 053.74%51.39%
24Czech Republic David "Hamstermania" Koutesh4 - 3 - 052.55%54.40%
25South Korea Wonseok "KrelCROC" Jung4 - 3 - 052.38%52.41%
26Japan Yuya "YT" Tada4 - 3 - 051.19%52.74%
27United Kingdom Jamie "MrJellyLeggs" Boyt4 - 3 - 051.02%50.27%
28Italy Nico Davide "Desu" Cognetta4 - 3 - 044.66%52.35%
29Italy Flavio "Pado" Del Pidio4 - 3 - 044.49%54.75%
30Japan Rinya "Rinya" Kobayashi4 - 3 - 044.49%51.21%
31Germany Matthias "Lega" Suchodolski4 - 3 - 044.22%53.57%
32Norway Jens Arne "Nidoking Guy" Mækinen4 - 3 - 043.98%54.85%

Courtesy of Nails:[1]

Streamed Matches[edit]

PokemonVGC Stream (Day 2)[edit]

Round 1
 Australia Wasp (0-1)
1
 Italy Mean (1-0)
2
Round 2
 Italy Yuree (2-0)
2
 USA Linkyoshimario (1-1)
1
Round 3
 Italy Sanvy (3-0)
2
 USA Seven_Poke (2-1)
1
Round 4
 USA GENGARboi (3-1)
1
 Sweden Axilotl (4-0)
2
Round 5
 Italy Yuree (4-1)
1
 Japan Alcana (5-0)
2
Round 6
 USA CarsonC (5-1)
2
 Ecuador Ralfdude90 (4-2)
0
Round 7
 Czech Republic Hamstermania (4-3)
1
 USA Babbytron (5-2)
2
Top 16 Playoff
 Chile IRNemesis #16 Seed
1
 Argentina AvatarFede #17 Seed
2

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LanguageEnglish Speaking
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LanguageEnglish Speaking
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