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Pokémon Sun and Moon Demo – Timed Secrets

  The Pokémon Sun and Moon demo has been out for a few days now, but even if you’ve already finished it there are still reasons to keep going back and playing it! As mentioned in our previous article covering the initial play-through of the demo, there are several NPCs around the island that hint that you should try returning ...

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The Sandstorm Subsided – A 2015 Australian Pokémon VGC Nationals Interview with a Champion

Hot on the heels of the stunning conclusion to the 2015 Pokémon Video Game Australian National Championships, I had the privilege of conducting an interview with Matthew Roe, the 2015 Masters Division National Champion, to pick his brain about his performance of the season as well as his thoughts about the National Championships and beyond. Congratulations yet again on your ...

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VGC Premier Challenges – May 30th & 31st

Attention Pokémon Video Game players! This weekend is a big weekend for tournament play, as there are 3 Premier Challenges taking place across 3 states! With only a week left until VGC Nationals, this is a great opportunity to grab some last minute Championship Points that may give you a boost towards that coveted World Championships invite! You can find ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon VGC & TCG Nationals Announced!

Nintendo Australia announced on their facebook page this afternoon that the  Pokémon Video Game and Trading Card Game National Championships will be held together over a massive weekend from June 6 to 8, the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in Melbourne! Initial details of the run down of the event is as follows: Saturday June 6: TCG Qualifying Rounds, Pre-Registration for VGC ...

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Pokémon Symphonic Evolutions Coming to Sydney!

“Pokémon Symphonic Evolutions”, the hit concert that celebrates the music of the Pokemon series is coming to Sydney this year! After it’s debut performance last year as part of the Pokémon World Championships festivities, “Pokemon Symphonic Evolutions” has hit a few locations across North America and looks set to continue that tour from May until November, where the tour will hit ...

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Nugget Bridge Damage Calculator has arrived!

For some time now, competitive players have utilized Pokémon Showdown’s Damage Calculator for all calculation needs when it came to team building and tweaking. However, the calculator was designed to suit Smogon’s array of tiers and thus it can often be difficult to use for players who are playing the Pokemon VGC Standard format. But fear not, because a brand ...

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Second Eon Ticket Distribution in Australia!

Nintendo Australia & New Zealand has just revealed the details of more distributions for the Eon Ticket. The ticket is an item obtainable in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire that will allow you to encounter Latias (Omega Ruby) or Latios (Alpha Sapphire). The following locations will be distributing the ticket on Thursday 18th December at 12pm -12:30pm local time: Melbourne – EB Games ...

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Shiny Beldum Event Reminder!

A reminder to all Pokémon Trainers, if you purchase Pokémon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire before Janurary 14th 2015, you will be able to download a special Shiny Beldum from  Mystery Gift! This Beldum will come holding it’s Mega Stone as well! To claim this download, follow these instructions: Open your copy of Pokémon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire At ...

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Eon Ticket to be distributed in Australia!

Nintendo Australia & New Zealand have just revealed details regarding how the Eon Ticket will be distributed in Australia and New Zealand! The Eon Ticket will allow you to obtain Latios (Alpha Sapphire) or Latias (Omega Ruby)! The ticket will be distributed initially at locations detailed below and will then be passed along from player to player via StreetPass. Nintendo representatives ...

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