16 / 05 / 2017

2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship to be hosted in London, UK

Duelists to compete for World Championship title on August 12/13


On August 12/13, the world’s top Duelists will gather in London (United Kingdom) for the 2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship.


Players have been competing in World Championship Qualifiers all year round in an attempt to qualify for this tournament, with many National and Continental level events taking place in the months leading up to August.


The 2 finalists of the 2017 WCQ: European Championship will automatically qualify for this event. Likewise, the 2 finalists from the 2017 WCQ: Oceanic Championship will also qualify.


4 additional qualification spots will be awarded to top-ranked players across Europe. The Duelist with the highest number of World Qualifying Points in Germany, France, Italy and the United Kingdom (1 from each country) will compete at this year’s World Championship.


The world’s top junior Duelists (born in 2004 or later) will also be competing, in the “Dragon Duel” category. The 2 finalists from the 2017 WCQ: European Dragon Duel Championship and the winner of the 2017 WCQ: Oceanic Dragon Duel Championship will automatically qualify and join their counterparts from other regions.


The 2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship will be a closed event, with venue entry limited to invited players, staff and VIPs. Further activities are planned so that Dueling fans from all around the world can take part in the festivities, and these will be announced at a future date.


For more information on World Championship Qualifiers in the European and Oceanic regions please see below:


  • http://www.yugioh-card.com/uk/events/#world-championship-qualifiers
  • http://www.yugioh-card.com/oc/events/#world-championship-qualifiers


For more information on the World Qualifying Points system please see our previous announcement here:


  • http://www.yugioh-card.com/uk/news/detail.php?id=2256


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