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The 2023 Pokemon Championship Series has been revealed by the Pokemon Company. Read on to learn more about it here:

The 2023 Play!Pokemon Season Is Coming Back to Pokemon TCG, Pokemon GO, VGC, Pokemon UNITE, and More!

The 2023 Pokemon Championship Series, which will lead to the 2023 Pokemon World Championships, will feature four main Pokemon games: the Pokemon Trading Card Game, Pokemon video games, Pokemon GO, and Pokemon UNITE. Regional Championships and International Championships will continue to be held across North America, Europe, Latin America, and Oceania, and Travel Awards will be available for these events.

The age divisions for players in the 2023 season will increase by one year from the 2022 season:

  • Junior Division: Born in 2011 or later
  • Senior Division: Born in 2007, 2008, 2009, or 2010
  • Masters Division: Born in 2006 or earlier

The Pokemon TCG Championship Series will continue to run until the 2023 season, mainly unchanged, but all local Championship Point (CP) events (e.g. League Challenges and League Cups) will be suspended until further notice.

After the 2022 World Championships, there will be no Video Game Championship Series events until January 2023, when all competitive events will be played inand. More information will be available later in 2022.

Following the success of the 2022 season, Pokemon GO will return to the 2023 Pokemon Championship Series. Alongside the Pokemon TCG and VGC events, all players will compete in a single age division in the 2023 Pokemon GO Championship Series.

In 2023, Pokemon UNITE will return to the Pokemon Championship Series. Keep an eye on details.

Regional championships in North America will continue to take place on Saturdays and Sundays, but details of these events will be announced at a later date. Dates, locations, and formats are subject to changes.

DateLocationGame(s)
September 1618, 2022Baltimore Regional Championships

Baltimore Convention Center

1 W Pratt St

Baltimore, MD 21201, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

October 1416, 2022Salt Lake City Regional Championships

Salt Palace Convention Center

100 S W Temple St

Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

December 24, 2022Toronto Regional Championships

The Enercare Centre

100 Princes Blvd Unit 1, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

December 1618, 2022Arlington Regional Championships

Arlington Convention Center

1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

January 68, 2023San Diego Regional Championships

San Diego Convention Center

111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

February 35, 2023Florida Regional Championships

Orange County Convention Center

9400 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

February 2426, 2023Knoxville Regional Championships

Knoxville Convention Center

701 Henley St, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

March 1012, 2023Vancouver Regional Championships

Vancouver Convention Center

1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3, Canada

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

March 2426, 2023Charlotte Regional Championships

Charlotte Convention Center

501 S College St, Charlotte, NC 28202, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

May 57, 2023Portland Regional Championships

Oregon Convention Center

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

May 1921, 2023Hartford Regional Championships

Connecticut Convention Center

100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

June 1618, 2023Wisconsin Regional Championships

The Wisconsin Center

400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

The Baltimore Convention Center is located just outside the city.

1 W Pratt St

United States, Baltimore, MD 21201

Pokemon GO

The Salt Palace Convention Center is a historic building in the United Arab Emirates.

Temple St, 100 S W.

84101 Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Pokemon GO

The Enercare Centre is a self-care facility.

Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada, 100 Princes Blvd Unit 1, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada

Pokemon GO

The Arlington Convention Center is a small town in the United Arab Emirates.

1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011, USA

Pokemon GO

The San Diego Convention Center is located in the city of San Diego.

111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC

The Convention Center for Orange County is located in the county center.

9400 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC is the most powerful powerhouse in the world.

The Knoxville Convention Center is the home of a renowned architect.

701 Henley St, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC

The Vancouver Convention Center is located in a central location.

Canada''s 1055 Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3, Canada

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality program.

The Charlotte Convention Center is a city centre located in the city of Charlotte.

US 28202, 501 S College St, Charlotte, 501 S College St.

Pokemon GO

VGC is a group of directors.

The Oregon Convention Center is a beautiful place for people who wish to stay in the country.

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC is a VGC system.

The Connecticut Convention Center is a township situated in the United States of America.

USA: 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06103

Pokemon GO

VGC

The Wisconsin Center

Wisconsin Ave., 400 W. Wisconsin Ave, Wisconsin 53203, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC is a game changer.

The Baltimore Convention Center is a popular convention center.

1 W Pratt St

USA, Baltimore, MD 21201

Pokemon GO

Salt Palace Convention Center

Temple St., 100 S W.

Salt Lake City, UT 84101, United States

Pokemon GO

Enercare Centre

Unit 1, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada, 100 Princes Blvd Unit 1, Toronto, ON

Pokemon GO

The Arlington Convention Center is a popular convention center.

1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011, USA

Pokemon GO

The San Diego Convention Center is located in a beautiful location.

111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality organization.

The Orange County Convention Center is located in the county of Orange County.

Florida, 32819, 9400 Universal Blvd

Pokemon GO

VGC is the largest global broadcaster.

The Knoxville Convention Center is a town centre located in the Knoxville area.

USA: 701 Henley St., Knoxville, TN 37902, 701

Pokemon GO

VGC

The Vancouver Convention Center is located just a short walk from the main terminal.

Canada''s 1055 Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3, Canada

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality facility.

The Charlotte Convention Center is home to the United States.

USA: 501 S College St, 501 S College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality company.

The Oregon Convention Center is home to the CNRC.

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232, USA

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality organization.

The Connecticut Convention Center is a museum that is now open to visitors.

US, 100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality company.

Wisconsin Center

Wisconsin, WI 53203, USA: 400 W Wisconsin Ave

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality company.

DateLocationGame(s)
September 1718, 2022Bilbao Special Event

Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Azkue Kalea, 1, 48902 Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

October 2223, 2022Lille Regional Championships

Lille Grand Palais

1 Bd des Cites Unies, 59777 Lille, France

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

November 1213, 2022Warsaw Regional Championships

Expo XXI

Ignacego Pradzynskiego 12/14, 01-222 Warsaw, Poland

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

December 34, 2022Stuttgart Regional Championships

ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart

Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH, Messepiazza 1, 70629 Stuttgart, Germany

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

January 2122, 2023Liverpool Regional Championships

ACC Liverpool

Kings Dock, Port of Liverpool, Kings Dock St, Liverpool L3 4FP, UK

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

February 2526, 2023Bochum Regional Championships

RuhrCongress Bochum

Stadionring 20, 44791 Bochum, Germany

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

March 1819, 2023Utrecht Special Event

Jaarbeurs

Jaarbeursplein, 3521 AL Utrecht, Netherlands

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

May 2021, 2023Malmo Regional Championships

MalmoMassan Exhibition & Congress Center

Massgatan 6, 215 32 Malmo, Sweden

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

Bilbao Exhibition Centre is located in a quiet zone.

Azkue Kalea, 1, 48902 Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain

Pokemon GO

The Grand Palais de Lille is now open.

1 Bd des Cites Unies, 59777 Lille, France

Pokemon GO

Expo XXI

Ignacego Pradzynskiego 12/14, 01-222 Warsaw, Poland

Pokemon GO

Stuttgart''s International Conference Centre is located on the International Conference Centre.

Stuttgart GmbH, Messepiazza 1, 70629 Stuttgart, Germany

Pokemon GO

ACC Liverpool:

Liverpool L3 4FP, UK, Kings Dock, Port of Liverpool, Kings Dock St.

Pokemon GO

VGC is a state-of-the-art gaming platform.

Bochum, RuhrCongress

Bochum, Germany: Stadionring 20, 44791

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality organization.

Jaarbeurs

Dutch Jaarbeursplein, 3521 AL Utrecht

Pokemon GO

VGC is a division of business.

MalmoMassan Exhibition and Congress Center

Sweden''s Massgatan 6, 215 32 Malmo

Pokemon GO

VGC is a leading corporate organization.

Bilbao Exhibition Centre is a historic building in the city.

Azkue Kalea, 1, 48902 Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain

Pokemon GO

The Grand Palais de Lille is now home to the royal palace.

59777 Lille, France, 1 Bd des Cites Unies

Pokemon GO

Expo XXI

Ignacego Pradzynskiego 12/14, 01-222 Warsaw, Poland

Pokemon GO

Stuttgart''s International Congress Center is a German ICS International Congress Center.

Stuttgart GmbH, Messepiazza 1, 70629 Stuttgart, Germany

Pokemon GO

Liverpool is ACC Champions League.

Liverpool L3 4FP, UK, Kings Dock, Port of Liverpool, Kings Dock St, Liverpool L3 4FP

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality organization.

Bochum RuhrCongress

Bochum, Germany: Stadionring 20, 44791

Pokemon GO

VGC

Jaarbeurs

Jaarbeursplein, 3521 AL Utrecht, Netherlands

Pokemon GO

VGC is a VGC facility.

MalmoMassan Exhibition and Congress Center

Massgatan 6, 215 32 Malmo, Sweden

Pokemon GO

VGC is a virtual reality corporation.

DateLocationGame(s)
September 1718, 2022Porto Alegre Regional Championships

FIERGS Events Center

Av. Assis Brasil, 8787 Sarandi, Porto Alegre RS, 91140-001, Brazil

Pokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

FIERGS Events Center

Av. Assis Brasil, 8787 Sarandi, Porto Alegre RS, 91140-001, Brazil

Pokemon GO

FIERGS Events Center

Av. Assis Brasil, 8787 Sarandi, Porto Alegre RS, 91140-001, Brazil

Pokemon GO

The 2023 Pokemon Championship Series will be held in Latin America, Oceania, Europe, and North America. The Pokemon TCG Travel Awards will function the same for this event as they did previouslyCP earned from the day after the Europe International Championships through and including the North America International Championships will determine travel awards for the Latin America International Championships. Because VGC events do not resume until January, VGC Championship Points earned during this period will determine travel awards for the Oceania International Championships.

DateRegionLocationGame(s)
November 2022Latin AmericaBrazilPokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

February 2023OceaniaAustraliaPokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

April 2023EuropeUKPokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

June 2023North AmericaUSAPokemon TCG

Pokemon GO

VGC

Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO

VGC is a division of business.

Pokemon GO

VGC is a VGC system.

Pokemon GO

VGC is a leading corporate governance organization.

Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO

VGC

Pokemon GO

VGC is a VGC facility that is based in Italy.

Pokemon GO

VGC

This is only the first update on the 2023 Pokemon Championship Series season. Additional updates will be provided as more information is confirmed. Keep checkingPokemon.com/PlayPokemon for more information on Play! Pokemon events.

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