The artwork for this year’s Worlds has been revealed! It features Pikachu, Roserade, Grookey, Scorbunny, and Sobble. It will be used on the event’s Pokemon Center merchandise and promotional material.
For the first time ever, Worlds attendees will need to reserve a spot to shop at the on-site Pokemon Center. Reservations will open on July 18th:
This year, Pokemon fans who are planning to shop at the pop-up Pokemon Center at Worlds must schedule a reservation. Tickets to shop will be available starting July 18. Shopping appointments will likely be claimed quickly, so don’t miss your opportunity to shop for exclusive merchandise. Stay tuned for additional information about where to make your reservation.
The 2022 World Championships will take place August 18th through 21st at the ExCeL London events center. This is the first time a Worlds is to be held outside of North America.
Worlds was originally scheduled to be held in London in 2020, but was cancelled in both 2020 and 2021 due to Covid.