Day 1

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
Day 1 Is in the Books!
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

The Last Chance Qualifiers are over, and the fields are set for the Pokémon TCG and Video Game World Championships!

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
TCG Players Qualify for Worlds!
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

Day 1 of the 2001 Pokémon World Championships wrapped up with the last players making it to Worlds through the Pokémon TCG Last Chance Qualifier.

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
Father and Son Go Head-to-Head in LCQ
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

Pokémon TCG players John and Nick Chimento ended up playing each other in later rounds of the Pokémon TCG Last Chance Qualifier. We caught up with them shortly after Nick eliminated his father, John, who had no hard feelings.

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
The Video Game Field Is Shaping Up!
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

The results are in from the Pokémon Video Game Last Chance Qualifier. Find out who made the cut!

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
TCG Last Chance Qualifier Strategy Update
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

The 2011 Pokémon Last Chance Qualifier proves that new strategies are popping up to counter some of the most popular and effective Nationals strategies.

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
A Survey of Video Game Strategy
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

Who’s playing which Pokémon at the 2011 Pokémon Video Game Championships?

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
The Return of a 2010 VGC World Champion
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

2010 Senior Division World Champion Ray Rizzo gives us some insight into returning to Worlds to defend his title and what it’s like being best in the World.

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
2009 World Champion Qualifies for Worlds
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

Jeremiah Fan is no stranger to Worlds competition—he won the whole thing back in 2009. We caught up with him as he qualified for the Main Event via the video game Last Chance Qualifier.

2011 Pokémon World Championships!
Welcome to the 2011 Pokémon World Championships
DAY 1: Friday August 12, 2011

Players are arriving by the minute, and the fun is just getting started! Here are some of the upcoming highlights of today’s action!

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