Pokémon TCG – The Australian Meta (January 2018)

The Australian Meta The Oceania International Championships is fast approaching! The event will be held on February 9-11 (Friday to Sunday) at Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney, Australia! How will you decide which deck to pilot? It may be helpful to know which decks are dominating Pokémon Trading Card Game events in Australia. Here are the results from every sanctioned ...

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Pokémon TCG – The Australian Meta (December 2017)

The Australian Meta The Oceania International Championships is fast approaching! The event will be held on February 9-11 (Friday to Sunday) at Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney, Australia! How will you decide which deck to pilot? It may be helpful to know which decks are dominating Pokémon Trading Card Game events in Australia. Here are the results from every sanctioned ...

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Fairy Bread & Butter: A Gardevoir GX skeleton list for the standard format

Introduction A skeleton list is an incomplete deck list that includes the essential or minimum number of cards necessary for a successful deck of that archetype. Assuming that the creation of the skeleton list was influenced by proven 60 card lists, skeleton lists are useful for competitive TCG players for a variety of reasons: They provide players with an understanding ...

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Ash’s Pikachu Mystery Gift for Pokémon Sun and Moon!

The greatest of all Pikachu, Ash Ketcham’s very own electric rodent, is now available to download via a Mystery Gift code for the Pokémon Sun & Moon video games. This Pikachu is unique in that it comes wearing one of Ash Ketcham’s iconic hats from the Pokémon anime. Pikachu also comes with the Pikashunium Z Z-crystal, which allows a Pikachu ...

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Around the Stadiums – September 2017

Welcome back to the Around the Stadiums coverage for the 2018 season, where we bring you Premier Challenge Results from around Australia! In this edition we look back at the results from September Premier Challenges. The post-world metagame was a varied as ever with an even blend of players either using variations on successful strategies from Anehiem, or trying to ...

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Marshadow event announced for Australia!

Starting October 7  and running until October 23 (or while stocks last) players will be able to get Marshadow via code distributed exclusively at EB Games Australia! The code will be free and will allow trainers to receive Marshadow into their copy of Pokémon Sun or Pokémon Moon! How to receive  Marshadow: Select Mystery Gift on the main menu. Click ...

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VGC18 Details – Changes and Preparation

Details regarding the Pokémon Video Game Championships format for the 2018 season have just been announced! The announcement on the Pokémon website gives a brief overview of what to expect. This includes the release of Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon in November, though the exact list of Pokémon and moves allowed cannot be confirmed. Here, all of the details announced ...

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Pokémon Gold & Silver available on the Nintendo 3DS eShop

Pokémon Gold & Silver are now available for purchase from the Nintendo 3DS eShop. First released for the Game Boy & Game Boy Color nearly 17 years ago, Gold & Silver introduced players to the land of Johto, and 100 new Pokémon. Game mechanics such as Day/Night, Trainer rematches, Mystery Gift & Pokémon Breeding were also featured for the first ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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