- June 23, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us for the next Pokémon Go PVP Cup tournament of The Silph League Arena 2019 Season: The Rainbow Cup. No cost to enter. Save time the day of the event by RSVPing today! https://silph.gg/t/rdub
The Rainbow Cup is a themed Trainer Battle tournament with special rules designed to add challenge and fun:
1) Competitors will bring a team of 6 Pokemon (and register them before the tournament begins). All battle parties used must be comprised of these 6 Pokemon.
2) Matches are played in Great League: only Pokemon up to 1500 CP are permitted in the Cup.
3) Only Pokemon with at least one of the following types are permitted: Fire, Electric, Bug, Grass, and Water.
4)Only Pokemon from the 1st and 2nd generation (Kanto and Johto) are permitted. (No Alolan forms!)
5)Legendaries and Mythicals from Gen I and Gen II are permitted. There are no single-species bans in Rainbow Cup.
6) Only one of each Pokemon species is permitted on your team of 6. (No species duplicates!)
The competition will be setup as a Swiss Style Tournament. Winner of each round will be determined by Best of Three matches. All participants will receive a 1″ Rainbow Badge button and entry into a drawing for one of three plushes representing the Kanto starters. Blastoise, Venusaur and Charizard. Top 4 players will also receive an enamel Rainbow Badge pin. Winner will receive a framed 1st place certificate.
While not required to participate, but players with a Silph Travelers Card will have their wins tracked on local and worldwide leaderboards for the season and be eligible to qualify for Regionals and the Season Prizes. Sign up for your Travelers Card here: https://thesilphroad.com/
At the end of the season, 1st place after all eight cups will receive an enamel pin set of the eight Kanto badges and a poster of all 151 Kanto Pokemon.
More information can be found at https://silph.gg/