Pokkén tournament can be played in a variety of modes.
In simple battles, you will play against the CPU you can choose from three levels of difficulty, so everyone from beginners to advanced players can enjoy the challenge.
In online battles, you’ll be able to compete in Rank Match and Team Friendlies. In friendly matches, you can easily fight other opponents, including people whose friend code that you recorded. You can also fight people who entered the same code VS you. Rank Matches in, you will receive ranking points based on the outcome of your games. Compete to see who has the most points of rank or more victories.
There is also a mode that allows you to connect two Wii U consoles with LAN cable to experience action head-to-head in a 60 fps on separate televisions. In this mode, each player can use a compatible controller.