Australian VGC Premier Challenges: Top Cut and Usage Statistics – September 9-10 2017

Hello Pokémon players! The VGC18 season kicked off last weekend with 3 Premier Challenges taking place. Queensland players got the chance to get their season underway at Fastbreak Brisbane while Victorian players were treated to two Premier Challenges courtesy of Next Level Games’ Ormond and Dandenong stores. These were Australia’s first VGC events since the conclusion of the World Championships ...

Read More »

Nintendo Direct – Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon: New Details

The latest Nintendo Direct aired this morning, and with it we have quite a bit of new information! Specifically, Necrozma Formes, Lycanroc’s Z-move, and in a first for the Pokémon main series games, 2 new Pokémon have been revealed in the middle of the generation instead of the beginning — both being Ultra Beasts! New Necrozma Formes The previously revealed ...

Read More »

Pokken Tournament DX Demo on Nintendo Switch

Pokken Tournament DX, which launches in on September 22 now has a free demo, live on the Switch Nintendo eShop! Pokken Tournament DX is an expanded version of the WiiU’s Pokken Tournament, which was originally a port from the Japanese arcade game. The Pokken Tournament DX demo lets you play 15 matches! You get to choose out of Pikachu, Charizard and ...

Read More »

Nintendo eShop Sale: Pokémon Red, Blue and Yellow

The original Pokémon games — Red, Blue and Yellow — are on sale via the Nintendo 3DS eShop in Australia! The games have been available for over a year now, with news of Pokémon Gold and Silver making their way to the eShop later this year! Until September 4, you can get a 36% discount if your Nintendo Network ID ...

Read More »

Salazzle event announced for Australia

Starting August 14  and running until September 4  (or while stocks last) players will be able to get Salazzle via code distributed exclusively at EB Games Australia! The code will be free and will allow trainers to receive Salazzle into their copy of Pokémon Sun or Pokémon Moon! How to receive Salazzle: Select Mystery Gift on the main menu. Click ...

Read More »

Rainbow Road in the 2017-2018 Standard Format : Deck List and Discussion

Last weekend, in what seemed like a throwback to the 2008 World Championships, a Gardevoir/ Gallade deck was used to win the 2017 Pokemon Trading Card Game World Championships in both the Junior and Masters divisions. It was the most hyped deck going into the tournament, and is still being touted as one of the top decks in the standard ...

Read More »

Australia takes Juniors 1st, Masters 2nd at VGC 2017 World Championships

Australia’s great performance in the VGC scene has continued right up to the end of the 2016/17 season, with Australia taking its very first Video Game World Championship! Nicholas Kan, using his older brother Chris’ team from the North American International Championships, was able to overcome Spain’s Tomàs Serrano to win Australia’s very first Video Game World Championship title! It was ...

Read More »

2017 Pokémon World Championship Australian Streaming Times

The 2017 Pokémon World Championships are this weekend, and of course you will be able to watch Worlds from your own home! This year we get to watch our Aussie competitors, and see who will take out the titles of Pokémon World Champion for the Trading Card Game, the Video Game and Pokken in Masters, Seniors and Juniors! Stream Times ...

Read More »

Shiny Tapu Koko Event now live in Australia!

From this morning Australian Pokémon fans will be able to join the rest of the world with the distribution of Shiny Tapu Koko! Starting June 14, players will be able to receive the Shiny Tapu Koko via Internet distribution on Mystery Gift on Pokémon Sun or Moon! To download Tapu Koko go to Mystery Gift in the main menu > ...

Read More »

Australia takes out Pokemon Video Game North America Championships

The curtains have just closed on the Pokémon Video Game North America Championships, the last official tournament before the World Championships! Team Australia has managed to take the title in all three age divisions for the Video Game! Alfredo really captures what being in the Australian community is all about in his post win interview below: Never mind, take it ...

Read More »