The Elite Eight is the council of the ... region, formed by eight former champions of the region's league.
Created from the former champions, the Elite Eight are stated as being the strongest trainers in the region aside from the pokemon champion. ~More coming soon
Each Elite member will live in a different area, in said area will also be two or three gyms. In order to challenge the Elite members, they have to beat all the gyms first
- With spectators watching a tournament.