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Pokkén Tournament Comes to DreamHack Sweden

Players will compete for big prizes, as well as invitations to the Pokémon World Championships.

From June 18–21, players from all over the world will come to DreamHack Sweden Summer 2016, one of the premier gaming events in the world. This year Pokkén Tournament gets to join the fun with a Major competition hosted at the event on Saturday and Sunday, June 18 and 19. The top two players in both the Masters and the Senior Division will earn invitations and Travel Awards to the 2016 Pokémon World Championships this August in San Francisco, California. Masters Division players will also play for a prize pool totaling $10,000.

To compete in the Pokkén Tournament event, players must be registered, paid attendees to DreamHack Sweden. Get complete Pokkén Tournament competition registration information on the DreamHack Sweden Summer 2016 official site. Pokkén Tournament Pro Pad controllers will be provided for players. View the Pokkén Tournament Championship Series page for more rules and info.

If you can’t attend the event, be sure to visit to catch live match streaming featuring top players and expert commentary. We’ll be showing Pokkén Tournament battles all weekend long, so don’t miss the action. Our featured live stream commentators are:

Ross Gilbert (UK)—2012 Pokémon TCG Worlds competitor

Sebastian Ernesto (DE)—2016 Berlin VG Regionals Top Cut

Nemanja Sandic (DE)—2014 VG Worlds Top 10, 2015 Germany VG Nationals Top 10

Kay Dyson (DE)—Competition Judge

Good luck to everyone participating at DreamHack Sweden in the Pokkén Tournament Major event.

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