2017 League Challenge events will be held once per month at Round Table Games. These tournaments use the Standard format. League Challenge events consist of only Swiss rounds; there is no top cut to single-elimination rounds. Entry fee is $5.
Prizes are awarded to the top players in each of three age divisions. Players must have a Pokémon Trainer Club account with a Player ID attached, and must have opted in to the Play! Pokémon program in order to earn points and prizes. All participants will receive 1 Play! Point just for playing, and the top four players in each age division will win a special promo card.In Pokémon TCG League Challenge tournaments, players in each of the three age divisions (Junior, Senior, and Masters) can earn Championship Points and work toward earning an invitation to the World Championships!