The fourth Pokémon Players Cup has been announced. Read on below to learn more:
The Pokémon Players Cup IV Stream Features Pokémon TCG and Video Game Rewards
Watch for passwords for digital Pokémon TCG Online cards and in-game items for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield during the broadcast.
When you watch the Regional and Global Finals of the Pokémon Players Cup IV online tournament later this summer, not only will you get the chance to watch some of the best Pokémon players in the world, you can get cool cards for the Pokémon TCG Online and fun in-game items for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. During the broadcast, codes will appear that let you unlock items in your games. You don’t have to take part in the tournament to get these goodies!
What’s more, you get to have a say in what items will be given out during the Regional Finals streams. If you’re on Twitter, be sure to follow @PlayPokemon and look for polls running on May 18–20 where you get to decide which items will be distributed. The Pokémon TCG cards to vote on will be Marnie, Sonia, Rose, and Leon. The Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield items you’ll be voting on are PP Max, Focus Sash, Lucky Egg, and Gold Bottle Cap.
Then during the Regional Finals broadcast, watch to see codes for the items the fans selected. Note that the Pokémon TCG card will be limited to the first 50,000 redemptions.
During the Global Finals, look for a Pokémon TCG Online code that will add Crobat to your collection. It will be available for the first 25,000 redemptions. And a code for a Beast Ball will be available for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, as well.
Keep checking Pokemon.com for more Players Cup IV updates, including the streaming schedule, as we get closer to the final rounds.
Pokémon Players Cup IV Begins April 2021, Includes Pokémon TCG and Video Games
Get the info you need to participate in and watch the Pokémon TCG, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, and Pokkén Tournament DX competition.
The Pokémon Players Cup IV online tournament is approaching, Trainers. This exciting competition will take place April through July 2021, and it will see some of the best Pokémon Trainers from around the world square off to win a share of $45,000 in prizes and, perhaps more importantly, bragging rights as one of the top Pokémon Trainers in the world. Participation in the Pokémon Players Cup IV is open to all Masters Division players, and the tournament will take place entirely online.
There will be three separate competitions in the Pokémon Players Cup IV—one featuring the Pokémon Trading Card Game, one featuring the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games, and one featuring the Pokkén Tournament DX video game.
Eligible competitors can earn their places in the Region Qualifiers through qualifying events. To participate in these events, players MUST have a Pokémon Trainer Club account and have a Player ID before the first phase of a Players Cup tournament. Pokémon TCG players also need to have logged in to the Pokémon TCG Online with a Player ID attached to their PTC account between January 16, 2021, and April 16, 2021, to participate.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video game players will battle in the Pokémon Players Cup IV Qualifier to lock in a spot for the Region Qualifiers. Video game players need to have linked their Pokémon Trainer Club account to their Nintendo account before the Pokémon Players Cup IV Qualifier begins. See details for video game participants.
Pokémon TCG players will compete in tournaments during a qualifying period in the Pokémon TCG Online. See details for Pokémon TCG participants.
Pokkén Tournament DX players will compete in Online Qualifiers within their region. All players will be required to register online before the qualification date and will need an account with both Discord and Battlefy to participate. See details for Pokkén Tournament DX participants.
All Pokémon Players Cup IV events will be streamed to fans can watch the thrilling battles and cheer on their favorite competitors. You can follow along here on Pokemon.com, on Twitch, or on YouTube. Our team of experts will be on hand to provide insightful commentary on all the action. Get details on Pokémon Players Cup IV streaming.
Get additional information about the Pokémon Players Cup IV, including rules, eligibility requirements, dates, and more.
Good luck, Trainers!