If you wanna be the very best, that no one ever was, then you shouldn’t miss the upcoming Pokémon Asia Players Cup 2021 this August!
Organized by ESL Play, the upcoming competition is the first-ever multiregional online tournament for Pokémon Sword and Shield players, and will run from August 28 to September 11 this year. It is now open for registration, accepting players from the Philippines, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.
The qualifiers to decide the top players from each country will be held on August 28 and 29, and September 4 and 5. Meanwhile, the Grand finale will be held on September 11, with the top 8 players competing to become the very best Pokémon trainer in Asia!
As for the prizes, each of the top 8 players will be awarded with an invitation to Day 1 of the 2022 Pokémon World Championships, a physical copy of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl Double Pack, and a physical copy of Pokémon Legends: Arceus.
The Champion will also receive invitations to the Pokémon Global Exhibition, and the Day 2 of the 2022 Pokémon World Championships, with flights and accommodation fees included.
To register and for more information on the competition’s mechanics, visit its official page on the ESL website.
Homestream images from the ESL and Pokemon Sword & Shield websites.