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This Year's Pokemon World Championships Will be Closed to the General Public

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(Photo: The Pokemon Company) Only a week before its World Championships are set to begin, the Pokemon Company has announced a major change to this year's event. This year's World Championships is set to take place from August 19-21 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in San Francisco. In order to attend the event, you either need to be an invited player or an official "Guest" of an attendee.

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