Pokkén Tournament Coming to EVO, Will Lead Up to Pokkén World and US Championships

on January 27, 2016 9:25 PM

EVO Tournament is getting a new fighter this year and its name is Pokkén Tournament. The upcoming arcade and Wii U title will be featured at the EVO Championship Series in Las Vegas, Nevada.

According to the official Pokemon site, Evo will be one of the big events in the Pokkén Tournament Championship Series where players will compete for prizes, as well as receive invitations and travel awards to the Pokkén Tournament World Championships this August in San Francisco, California.

There will also be a Pokkén Tournament Championship Series event at the Pokémon US National Championships.

It’ll be exciting to see the meta game in action at the various tournaments and how it will affect the competitive scene after that.

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