Pokkén Tournament is coming back to the the Pokémon Oceania International Championships this year, and will feature a Pokkén Tournament DX qualifier for the Pokkén Tournament World Championships. Players born in 2004 or earlier will compete in the Masters Division, and those born in 2005 or later will compete in the Senior Division. The Top 2 Masters Division players and First Place Senior Division players will qualify for the Pokkén Tournament World Championships in London.
Masters Division competitors will be required to provide a Nintendo Switch Pokkén Tournament DX Pro Pad Wired Controller to play. No Nintendo Switch Pro Controllers will be permitted, even with a USB cable.
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POKKÉN TOURNAMENT RULES
Players will compete in age-separated double elimination brackets on Saturday using the Team format in Pokkén Tournament DX. Matches are best-of-3, except for the Winners’ Finals, Losers’ Finals, and Grand Finals which are best-of-5.
On Sunday, the final 8 remaining players from Saturday will continue the tournament until a Champion is determined.
If the Senior Division does not exceed 32 players, the Senior tournament will start and finish on Saturday. Brackets will not be age-separated if fewer than six Senior Division players enter.
Full Rules here.