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Tune in to the 2022 Pokémon Europe International Championships Live from Frankfurt, 22–24 April 2022

To be livestreamed this weekend.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Fans around the world can watch all the action from the first Pokémon International Championships event of 2022—the Europe International Championships—via livestream this weekend. Some of the world’s best Pokémon Trainers will battle it out in the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games, Pokkén Tournament DX, and Pokémon GO.
The broadcasts will take place across three days, 22–24 April 2022, with commentary in English from Pokémon community leaders:

  • Commentators: Adam Dorricott, Labhaoisa Cromie, Lee Provost, Rosemary Kelley
  • Commentators: Joe Bernard, Ross Gilbert, Chip Richey, Ethan Hegyi
  • Commentators: Evan “WonderChef” Hashimoto, Solomon “SolCalibre” Richard-Croffie, Michael “Midori” Tjong
  • Commentators: William “SpeediestChief2” Dunphey, Caleb Peng, Ryan “Zyonik” Hackel, Steven Sanders
Each tournament will be streamed from the show floor at Messe Frankfurt in Germany, at the following times:
  • Friday, 22 April 2022
  • 9:00 a.m. CEST: Match coverage begins for all four games
  • Saturday, 23 April 2022
  • 9:00 a.m. CEST: Match coverage continues for all four games, followed by final matches for Pokkén Tournament DX and Pokémon GO
  • Sunday, 24 April 2022
  • 10:00 a.m. CEST: Final matches for Pokémon TCG and Pokémon VGC

Keep up-to-date with the latest news from the 2022 Pokémon Europe International Championships here, and to find out more about the Play! Pokémon program, be sure to visit

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