Date: 1st and 2nd April 2017
Venue: Hiroshima Campus of Hiroshima International University, 1-5 Noboricho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture 730-0016, Japan
Number of games: 10
Format: the two participating countries, Hong Kong and Japan, each send 5 players to the Championship. Double round-robin will be adopted, i.e. a player faces players from another country twice.
Tournament Rules: WESPA Rules Version 3, CSW15, free challenge, two-letter word list provided
Team Prize: East Asian Scrabble Champion (the team with more total wins)
Individual Prizes: Individual Champion, Best Student Player, Highest Word, Highest Game
Spectators and mass media are welcomed. Members of the public or journalists wishing to observe the tournament are advised to contact Mr. Warodom Geamsakul at [email protected] in advance.