Joining a Live Competition

This guide is based on official documentation from TPCi and a guide compiled by Professors Wilson Choong, Samuel Teoh and Ng Soon Aik.

Step 1: Press the X button and open the VS menu.Step 1: Press the ๐—ซ button and open the ๐—ฉ๐—ฆ menu.
Step 2: Select Live Competition.Step 2: Select ๐—Ÿ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป.
Step 3: Select Participate in a Live Competition.Step 3: Select ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฎ ๐—Ÿ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป.
Step 4: Select Receive a Digital Player ID. (if you are using LAN Mode, hold the L button and R button and then press the left stick in prior to selecting)Step 4: Select ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ ๐——๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฃ๐—น๐—ฎ๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—œ๐——. (if you are using LAN Mode, hold the ๐—Ÿ button and ๐—ฅ button and then press the left stick in prior to selecting)
Step 5: Wait while your Nintendo Switch finds and receives the competition information from the TO. This may take some time.Step 5: Wait while your Nintendo Switch finds and receives the competition information from the TO. This may take some time.
Step 6: Once the information is found, select Yes to register your Battle Team.Step 6: Once the information is found, select ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐˜€ to register your Battle Team.
Step 7: Select your Battle Team by pressing the A button. If you have not created your Battle Team, press the X button to register one. (If you have created your Battle Team, skip to Step 10.)Step 7: Select your Battle Team by pressing the ๐—” button. If you have not created your Battle Team, press the ๐—ซ button to register one. (If you have created your Battle Team, skip to Step 10.)
Step 8: Select the Pokรฉmon you would like in your Battle Team and transfer them to the Battle Team. Once all Pokรฉmon are in your Battle Team, press the B button to return to the selection screen.Step 8: Select the Pokรฉmon you would like in your Battle Team and transfer them to the Battle Team. Once all Pokรฉmon are in your Battle Team, press the ๐—• button to return to the selection screen.
Step 9: Press the A button to choose your Battle Team.Step 9: Press the ๐—” button to choose your Battle Team.
Step 10: Select Yes to confirm your Battle Team.Step 10: Select ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐˜€ to confirm your Battle Team.
Step 11: You’re all set for the competition! When the TO says to start, select Battle to start a game. (if you are using LAN Mode, hold the L button and R button and then press the left stick in prior to selecting)Step 11: You're all set for the competition! When the TO says to start, select ๐๐š๐ญ๐ญ๐ฅ๐ž to start a game. (if you are using LAN Mode, hold the ๐—Ÿ button and ๐—ฅ button and then press the left stick in prior to selecting)
Step 12: Enter the Match ID per instructions from the TO when the battle begins.Step 12: Enter the Match ID per instructions from the TO when the battle begins.