2014 International Challenge-June details announced

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  • Thursday, May 29, 2014

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Full details of the 2014 International Challenge for June that was announced last month have been revealed. 1,000 Poké Miles will be available for participants. Players must participate in one battle with a win or loss to be able to receive the Poké Miles. Players may register from 2 p.m. JST on June 12 until 8:59 a.m. JST on June 20.

The tournament will run from 9 a.m. JST on June 20 until 8:59 a.m. JST on June 23. Players born in 1999 or later will be in the Junior Division. Players born in 1998 or earlier will be in the Master Division. Players in the Junior Division will not be allowed to battle between 11 p.m. and 6 p.m. There will be 50,000 participants in this tournament, with spots available on a first come-first serve basis.

The rankings will be posted on June 27. The tournament is a Double Battles tournament, with Mewtwo, Yveltal, Zygarde, Xerneas, and Pokémon that were Poké Transported from the Pokémon Black and White and Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 games considered ineligible and cannot be used in the tournament. The Pokémon must be captured, hatched, or obtained through Mystery Gift and be a part of the three Kalos Pokédexes.

Players must place their Pokémon in the Pokémon Battle Box on the in-game PC. Once the Pokémon in the Battle Box are registered, the box will be locked and no Pokémon or items can be changed. All Pokémon above level 50 will be set to level 50 for the tournament.