The Pokémon World Championships are open to all spectators. Join us at the Hilton Waikaloa Village on the Big Island of Hawaii to catch all the action!
Thursday, August 9th - Sunday, August 12th
24-hour Open Gaming

Friday, August 10th, 2012
VG LCQ Registration — Masters Division8:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M.

TCG LCQ Registration8:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M.

VG Last Chance Qualifier — Masters Division9:30 A.M.

TCG Last Chance Qualifier9:30 A.M.

World Championships Competitor Check-In10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

VG LCQ Registration — Junior & Senior Divisions1:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.

VG Last Chance Qualifier — Junior & Senior Divisions2:00 P.M.

Movie Theater & Gaming Room1:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Retail Hours – Players & Staff Only*5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Guest Services Desk
9:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.


Saturday, August 11th, 2012
Late Competitor Check-In8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.

Guest Services Desk8:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Opening Ceremony9:00 A.M.

Retail Hours10:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.

World Championships Players’ Meetings9:30 A.M.

Pokémon World Championships10:00 A.M.

Movie Theater & Gaming Room10:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Side Events10:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Mini-League10:30 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.


Sunday, August 12th, 2012
Guest Services Desk8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

TCG Top 16 Competitor Check-In8:30 A.M.

TCG Prerelease Tournaments9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Retail Hours9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Side Events & Mini-League9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

VGC Top 8 Competitor Check-In9:30 A.M.

Movie Theater & Gaming Room10:00 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

Special Character Distribution10:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

Autograph Signing — Mr. Masuda & Mr. Morimoto10:30 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Autograph Signing — Mr. Ishihara12:45 P.M. – 2:15 P.M.

Closing Ceremony5:00 P.M.