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Pokemon VGC+TCG World Championships! Washington, DC - Aug 15-17 [stream]

#1Team Rocket Elite(Moderator)Posted 8/8/2014 2:00:39 PM
Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/pokemon

Stream Schedule:
Friday, August 15
No official streaming

Saturday, August 16
9 am EDT - Opening Ceremony
9:30am-5pm EDT - Video game
5pm-9pm EDT - Trading Card Game

Sunday, August 17
9am-3pm EDT - Trading Card Game Finals
3pm-6pm EDT - Video Game Finals

Live standings:
http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/worlds/2014/standings/

Official site:
http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/worlds/2014/

Other Info:
http://nuggetbridge.com/forums/topic/7653-vgc-14-pok%C3%A9mon-world-championships-august-15th-to-17th-2014/
http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pokemon-tournaments/tcg-world-championships/
http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pokemon-tournaments/vg-world-championships/
http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pokemon-tournaments/world-championships-lcq/

VGC 2014 format:
-All matches are played in Doubles format
-Pokemon above Level 50 will be brought down to 50 for the match while those below 50 will stay as-is
-Players choose 4 of their 6 registered Pokemon after team preview
-Pokémon must meet all three of the following conditions to be eligible for use:
---Pokémon must be found in the Coastal Kalos, Central Kalos, or Mountain Kalos Pokédex (Full list can be found here: http://veekun.com/dex/pokemon/search?in_pokedex=14&in_pokedex=13&in_pokedex=12 )
---Pokémon must have been obtained in Pokémon X or Y (identifiable by a blue pentagon on the stats screen)
---Mewtwo, Xerneas, Yveltal, and Zygarde are banned
-Species Clause: No two Pokémon can share the same Pokédex number.
-Item Clause: No two Pokémon can hold the same held item.

TCG Format: Black & White—Next Destinies through XY—Flashfire


The Pokemon World Championships start in less than a week in Washington, DC! The last chance qualifier is on August 15th while the main tournament is on the 16th and 17th.

This year they will be streaming some of the Swiss round matches along with the top cut matches on TPCi's official Pokemon Twitch channel ( http://www.twitch.tv/pokemon ). Video game commentary will be done by Nugget Bridge's Scott Glaza (Scott), Evan Latt (plaid) and Duy Ha (Duy). Joining them is Youtube superstar Justin Flynn (TheJustinFlynn)! TCG commentary is handled by Josue Rojano (Crimz), Josh Wittenkeller (TheJWittz), Dylan Mayo (Exobyte) and Kyle Sucevich (Pooka).

Attendees will be able to download an event Cherish Ball Aegislash.

This is also the first stop for the Pokemon Orchestral Concert Tour: http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-news/pokemon-orchestral-concert-tour-announced/

At last year's opening ceremony they revealed Mega Kangaskhan. Maybe they'll show something new this year as well.
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#2NuzlinkPosted 8/8/2014 2:02:15 PM
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#3Minesweeper123Posted 8/8/2014 2:02:53 PM
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#4zelionxPosted 8/8/2014 2:03:40 PM
It's only a week away! Can't wait! I hope Cybertron steamrolls the competition after his unfortunate exit last year
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#5acerola-orionPosted 8/8/2014 2:03:47 PM
hype
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#6NuzlinkPosted 8/8/2014 2:04:08 PM
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#7ForgottenTimePosted 8/8/2014 2:04:44 PM
Why not a dreamball?
#8Team Rocket Elite(Topic Creator)(Moderator)Posted 8/8/2014 2:13:38 PM
Worlds event Pokemon are always in a Cherish Ball.
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#9bwebber17Posted 8/8/2014 11:08:57 PM
zelionx posted...
It's only a week away! Can't wait! I hope Cybertron steamrolls the competition after his unfortunate exit last year


NO you're cheering for R Inanimate

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#10Team Rocket Elite(Topic Creator)(Moderator)Posted 8/9/2014 7:52:37 AM
Bump
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