2019 Pokémon Video Game World Championships

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[e][h]2019 Pokémon World Championships - VGC
Tournament Information
Organizer:
Play! Pokémon
Game Mode:
1vs1
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Washington, D.C.
Venue:
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Prize pool:
$51,500 USD
Start Date:
2019-08-17
End Date:
2019-08-18
Number of Players:
78
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Japan Ka-El
Chronology

The 2019 Pokémon Video Game World Championships was the eleventh video game World Championship event organized by Play! Pokémon. The event was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. of the United States.

Tournament Details[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Day 1 - Swiss Bracket (9 Rounds)
  • Day 2 - X-2 Participants from Day 1 (7 Rounds)
  • Day 2/3 - Top 16 Single Elimination
    • All matches are Bo3.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Results[edit]

Top Cut Bracket[edit]

Round of 16
 Japan Penguin
W
 Portugal EmbC
1
 Brazil AgatiGa
L
 Japan buraari
W
 USA Ken
L
 USA Gramgus
W
 Singapore Shaman
L
 Japan Ka-El
W
Quarterfinals
 Japan Penguin
2
 Japan Buraari
W
 USA Gramgus
L
 Japan Ka-El
W
Semifinals
 Japan Penguin
2
 Japan Buraari
1
 Japan Ka-El
2
Finals
 Japan Penguin
2
 Japan Ka-El
0

1 LordGioppy (16th seed) made Day 2 Top Cut but missed out on the Top 16 by losing to Penguin 2-0. 2 Ammodee (18th seed) made Day 2 Top Cut but missed out on the Top 16 by losing to Buraari 2-0.

Top 32 Swiss Standings[edit]

#NameMatchesOpponent's Win %Opponent's
Opponent's Win %
1United Kingdom Jamie "MrJellyLeggs" Boyt7 - 0 - 065.31%59.66%
2Brazil Gabriel "AgatiGa" Agati6 - 1 - 063.27%56.21%
3United States Zheyuan "Ken" Huang6 - 1 - 061.22%57.09%
4United States James "Jamesspeed1" Baek6 - 1 - 054.59%56.15%
5Australia Meaghan "ResidentUnleash" Rattle6 - 1 - 054.59%56.01%
6Singapore Melvin "Shaman" Keh5 - 2 - 065.31%58.97%
7Spain Álex "PokeAlex" Gómes5 - 2 - 063.27%56.39%
8Spain Eric "Riopaser" Rios5 - 2 - 063.27%56.21%
9Portugal Eduardo "EmbC" Cunha5 - 2 - 061.22%58.40%
10Japan Ryusei "Shinde_Klefki" Yamane5 - 2 - 061.22%58.40%
11Japan Hirofumi "Ka-El" Kimura5 - 2 - 058.67%54.21%
12United States Aaron "Unreality" Traylor5 - 2 - 054.18%53.72%
13United States Brandon "Ampharos" Meckley5 - 2 - 052.65%55.58%
14United States Stephen "Gramgus" Mea5 - 2 - 052.55%51.86%
15Japan Kazuki "buraari" Kobayashi5 - 2 - 050.61%54.73%
16Italy Michele "LordGioppy" Gavelli5 - 2 - 050.51%52.52%
#NameMatchesOpponent's Win %Opponent's
Opponent's Win %
17Japan Naoto "Penguin" Mizobuchi5 - 2 - 045.07%51.87%
18Australia Graham "Ammodee" Amedee5 - 2 - 043.03%49.73%
19United States Emilio "emforbes" Forbes4 - 3 - 062.76%53.82%
20Italy Davide "Nirinbo" Carrer4 - 3 - 061.90%56.17%
21Japan Rinya Kobayashi4 - 3 - 059.18%51.71%
22Italy Flavio "Pado" Del Pidio4 - 3 - 056.22%53.24%
23Australia Christopher "Wasp" Kan4 - 3 - 056.12%57.86%
24Czech Republic David "Hamstermania" Koutesh4 - 3 - 055.10%54.96%
25Italy Marco Hemantha "Marc0fier0" Kaldura Silva4 - 3 - 053.33%53.08%
26Italy Lorenzo Lax4 - 3 - 052.55%54.30%
27Sweden Nils "Axilotl" Dunlop4 - 3 - 052.55%50.48%
28Peru Jean Paul "JeanPaul" Lopez Buiza4 - 3 - 052.14%53.38%
29South Korea Cheong Hyun Jun4 - 3 - 051.70%52.08%
30Japan Takuya Harada4 - 3 - 051.02%53.79%
31France Hippolyte "Redsilver" Bernard4 - 3 - 051.02%51.48%
32United States Wolfe "Wolfey" Glick4 - 3 - 050.51%48.86%

Streamed Matches[edit]

PokemonVGC Stream (Day 2)[edit]

Round 1
 USA Linkyoshimario (0-1)
0
 Italy Pado (1-0)
2
Round 2
 Brazil AgatiGa (2-0)
2
 USA Ken (1-1)
1
Round 3
 Spain Riopaser (2-1)
1
 Australia Wasp (3-0)
2
Round 4
 Japan Arata Nakada (3-1)
1
 Italy Nirinbo (4-0)
2
Round 5
 Singapore Shaman (4-1)
0
 United Kingdom MrJellyLeggs (5-0)
2
Round 6
 Japan Ka-El (4-2)
0
 Australia ResidentUnleash (5-1)
2
Round 7
 USA Wolfey (4-3)
0
 USA Ampharos (5-2)
2

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