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World Championship 2007 Info – PUSA has just sent out a press release for Worlds 2007! You can read it below:
WORLDS TO KICK OFF NEW POKEMON TCG FORMAT
BELLEVUE, Wash.-March 30th, 2007-Pokémon USA, Inc., a worldwide leader in the trading card game industry, announced today that their brand-new Diamond & Pearl expansion will evolve the Pokémon Trading Card Game like never before! With a new generation of Pokémon in the Trading Card Game for the first time in four years, the annual World Championship tournament will celebrate this monumental milestone in a way like never before! Competitors from all over the world will compete in the tournament for the coveted title of Pokémon TCG World Champion in a tournament that will surely test the skills of all players involved!
To celebrate this Pokémon milestone, the World Championship will run in a special format showcasing the new gameplay of Diamond & Pearl! For the first half of the tournament, players will compete with decks constructed beforehand from their own cards. Players who are able to outplay the competition will then be given a special sealed box of Diamond & Pearl, from which they will build a customized 30-card deck for the final competition on Sunday. Only those who can discover the power of the Diamond & Pearl expansion and use their deck-building skills to create the perfect deck will surpass all competitors and be declared World Champion of the Pokémon Trading Card Game!
The Pokémon TCG World Championship will take place on August 10-12, 2007, in Kona, Hawaii. For more information, visit www.op.pokemon-tcg.com.
About Pokémon USA, Inc.
Pokémon USA, Inc., a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, publishes the Pokémon Trading Card Game outside of Japan and manages the property outside of Asia which includes licensing, marketing and publishing activities, an animated TV series, movies, the official Pokémon website and the online retail site www.pokemoncenter.com. Celebrating its 10th worldwide anniversary in 2006, Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996 for play on Nintendo’s Game BoyÂ® and has since evolved into a global cultural phenomenon. Pokémon was introduced in North America in September 1998 and today is one of the most popular toy and entertainment properties in the world. For more information, visit www.pokemon.com.