In 2011, 2014 and 2019 the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship took place in Europe.
As a strategic business partner of Konami for their European gaming events, tournamentcenter has been responsible for the event, hospitality & live production of these high-end events.
During the World Championship 2019, players and spectators from all over the world gathered in Berlin for a unique experience and live spectacle.
Players have been spoiled with a hospitality experience, starting with a personalized pick-up at the airport. Included in their program was a city discovery tour, a visit to the gaming museum, lots of Yu-Gi-Oh! fun , and of course the World Championship tournament itself.
Over two days, players battled to make their way to the finals in Duel Links or the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game , in multiple categories.
Besides the tournament itself, this event is an important moment to gather the industry partners of Konami, for which we’ve set up multiple meeting & networking activities.
Last but not least, there were +1.000 spectators enjoying the finals & award show, brought in an impressive live setting. In the meantime, a multiple of that watched the live stream from home.