At the 44th World Othello Championship 28 national teams and 97 individual players will compete against each other. In the World Othello Youth Championship, 22 representatives will play for first place.
The event is organized by the World Othello Federation (W.O.F), MegaHouse and various institutions of the host country and will take place from 27 to 30 October 2022 at the Paris Convention Center in Paris, France.
The popular strategy board game Othello was invented by Goro Hasegawa in Japan in the 1940s and registered as a trademark by him in 1973. Since 1977, the World Othello Championship has taken place regularly, with almost 70 nations taking part every year.
You are keen to know everything about the World Othello Championship, but Paris is too far away? No problem. It is possible to watch all games live on the competition days. The World Othello Federation will provide a livestream including professional commentary and interviews on their YouTube channel. You can also watch the tournament on the Japanese YouTube channel. The game sequence including all moves is additionally displayed on LiveOthello.
What: The 44th World Othello Championship
When: October 27 – 30, 2022
Where: Paris Convention Center in Paris, France
Find more information on https://woc2022.worldothello.org/