Dream Championship 2023 Kicks Off: The Quest to Crown the World’s No. 1 Player in Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team

KLab Inc., a frontrunner in the realm of online mobile gaming, has officially announced the commencement of the entry period for the Dream Championship 2023. This prestigious tournament, hosted exclusively online, aims to identify the world’s top player in their head-to-head football simulation game, “Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team.” The entry period began on Friday, September 8, and online qualifiers are slated to start on Friday, September 15.

About the Dream Championship

The Dream Championship is an annual event that debuted in 2019 and is now in its fifth iteration. It is an official tournament for players aged 18 and above, utilizing the mobile game “Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team,” available on the App Store, Google Play Store, and HUAWEI AppGallery.

Competition Format and Schedule

The tournament comprises multiple stages, starting with online qualifiers. Players who successfully navigate through Rounds 1 to 3 of the online qualifiers will proceed to the Final Regional Qualifiers. These qualifiers are divided into three blocks, each representing different global regions.

A total of 16 players will compete in the Dream Championship 2023 Finals. Fifteen players will be selected from the Final Regional Qualifiers, and they will be joined by last year’s champion. The finals are scheduled to be broadcast live on YouTube.

Key Dates (JST/UTC+9)

  • Online Qualifiers: September 8 to October 6
  • Final Regional Qualifiers: October 21 to November 4
  • Dream Championship 2023 Finals: November 18 and 19

How to Register

Interested players can register by navigating to the Dream Championship 2023 Entry page via the in-game home screen and clicking on the “Register” button. Participants must be 18 years or older as of September 1, 2023. For additional terms and conditions, please refer to the official website.

Prizes and Rewards

Players participating in the online qualifiers stand a chance to win various match rewards and ranking-based prizes, including up to 35 Dreamballs per round and exclusive Dream Championship 2023 in-game badges.

Created by Yoichi Takahashi, “Captain Tsubasa” is a Japanese manga series that has captivated football fans globally since its debut in 1981. The series has sold over 70 million volumes in Japan alone and has been translated into 20 languages.