Nintendo World Championships 2015 hosted by Kevin Pereira, Splatoon confirmed

Watch it live this Sunday.

Nintendo World Championships 2015

Nintendo has announced more details surrounding its Nintendo World Championships set to take place ahead of E3 this Sunday, June 14.

The Championships will mark the first time Splatoon is ever played in a a tournament setting, and it will be hosted by former Attack of the Show star Kevin Pereira.

The list of players are as follows:

  • Sinister 1 (Speedrunner)
  • Cosmo (Speedrunner)
  • TheMexicanRunner (NES Completionist)
  • Bananas (Speedrunner)
  • Essentia (Speedrunner)
  • Trihex (Speedrunner)
  • Jovenshire (Smosh Games)
  • Arin (Egoraptor) (Game Grumps)
  • Plus eight winners from the Nintendo World Championship qualifiers held at Best Buy to be announced soon

The tournament will be commentated by djWHEAT, Andre of Black Nerd Comedy, and Justin Flynn.

The Nintendo World Championships will be live streamed this Sunday at 3 p.m. PDT / 6 p.m. EDT on Twitch and YouTube.

Watch the announcement video below.

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