SpearPillar Showdown #30
Organized by SpearPillar
VGC 2023 Regulation E

Welcome to the SpearPillar VGC League!

Event: SpearPillar Showdown #30

Platform: Pokémon Showdown!

Format: [Gen 9] VGC 2023 Regulation E

Prize: League Points used to qualify for 3rd SpearPillar Invitational Cup ($50 prize for winning the Invitational Cup)

Participate in SpearPillar Showdown Season 3 on Pokémon Showdown!

Season 3 will span from SpearPillar Showdown #21 through #30

This will be 1 of 10 Weekly Showdowns in the SpearPillar VGC League. Participating in this event will earn you League Points that which are used to qualify you for the Invitational Cup! Prizes for winning the Invitational Cup are currently: $50 (PayPal), interview, and exclusive discord role!

To Qualify for the 3rd SpearPillar Invitational Cup, you will need to earn 40 Points, or Place First in a SpearPillar Showdown. Points for placement are as follows:

  • 1st Place: 20 Points & Automatic Invite to Invitational Cup
  • 2nd Place: 15 Points
  • 3rd Place: 12 Points
  • 4th Place: 10 Points
  • 5th - 8th Place (If Top 8 Cut): 8 Points
  • 9th - 16th Place (if Top 16 Cut): 6 Points
  • All Other Participants: 2 Points
  • DNF: 0 Points

Don't forget to submit your teamsheets, allow spectators on your Showdown matches in case you are selected to appear on the livestream of the event! GLHF! (Feel free to join the discord server to stay up to date on events, and in case of any issues, and so that we can contact you if you end up winning any prizes!)

Tournament Structure

Swiss Rounds (BO3)
5 Swiss Rounds - BO3
untimed rounds
10 minute round check-in
8 players advance to the next phase
Single Elimination Bracket (BO3)
Single Elimination Bracket - BO3
untimed matches
no match check-in
Wins are worth 1 match point, ties 0