Author Archives: Cappa

Nathan is really, really bad at Pokemon, despite having played for a fair time. During the week, he spends lots of time with sick people and learning about why they are sick. Nathan is supposed to enjoy VGC, and pretends not to enjoy Love Live and distasteful memes. To listen to Nathan complain about life regularly, follow on Twitter @CappaVGC.

Getting more than we *Bargened* for – Interview with Bailey Owen (@BargensVGC)

  Welcome back everyone! I’m glad to present to you all a short interview we had with Box Hill winner and circuit front-runner Bailey Owen (@BargensVGC). Bailey is currently sitting around 128 CP and has cut almost every Premier Challenge he’s attended thus far, using a myriad of different teams along the way. We spoke to him on a few ...

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TCG City Championship: Adelaide South Australia– Standings and Usage Stats

  The weekend that just passed was our biggest TCG City Championship weekend all year, with 5 events across Australia and New Zealand! Our final event for Saturday took place at Gametraders Marion and was sure to be a huge day with some of Australia’s best calling South Australia home. The event saw 50 Masters, 6 Seniors and 7 Juniors, ...

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TCG City Championship: Burwood New South Wales– Standings and Usage Stats

  This weekend we had the NSW double TCG City Championship weekend, with the second event taking place at the home of TCG for NSW, Good Games Burwood! The event saw 42 Masters, 9 Seniors and 3 Juniors. A huge congratulations goes to Amy Wilson for taking out the City Championship this weekend in Burwood! Total Deck Usage for Master Division Yveltal/Zoroark, Seismitoad/Empoleon, Mewtwo Y, Lucario/Hammers, Seismitoad/Empoleon, Yveltal/Zoroark/Mewtwo, Entei/Charizard, Night March/Bronzong ...

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TCG City Championship: Chatswood New South Wales – Standings and Usage Stats

  This weekend we had the NSW double TCG City Championship weekend, with the first event taking place at Good Games Chatswood! The event saw 50 Masters, 11 Seniors and 2 Juniors. A huge congratulations goes to Denis Feeney for taking out the City Championship this weekend in Chatswood! Total Deck Usage for Master Division Manectric/Seismitoad/Crobat – 2 Sceptile/Ariados, Night March/Milotic, Seismitoad/Crobat, Yveltal/Zoroark/Mewtwo, Seismitoad/Giratina, Mewtwo Y – 1 Final ...

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TCG City Championship: Penrith New South Wales – Standings and Usage Stats

  This weekend we saw Australian TCG City Championships kick off for February. Sunday saw Mega Games Penrith hold their first ever City Championhsip in NSW. The event saw 38 Masters, 4 Seniors and 4 Juniors in attendance. A huge congratulations goes to Brent Tonisson for taking out this City Championship in the Masters Division! Total Deck Usage for Master Division Yveltal/Zoroark/Mewtwo – 2 Tyrantrum/Bronzong ...

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TCG City Championship: Launceston Tasmania – Standings and Usage Stats

  This weekend we kicked off the Australian TCG City Championships for the month of February. The first event of the month took place at Good Games Launceston in Tasmania. The event saw 19 Masters, 1 Senior and 1 Junior in attendance. A huge congratulations goes to Michael Kan for taking out this City Championship! Deck Usage for Top 4 Master Division Night March/Vespiquen – ...

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VGC16 Mid-Season Showdown: The Rundown

Now that “Mid-season Showdowns” have been announced, we at PokéAus thought it would be useful to provide the community with information on what they’re all about. Here’s a brief summary of what a Mid-season Showdown involves and how they differ from the Premier Challenges that have taken place throughout 2015 and 2016. Mid-season Showdowns are roughly somewhere between a Premier ...

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Community Round-Up: PokéAdelaide

  Greetings PokeAustralians! As a result of a demand in beginner content, we’re bringing to you a new series dedicated to introducing you to the local VGC community of each capital city. Expect one for each major city! To start it all off we’re travelling to Adelaide; where there may not have been any Premier Challenges yet, but there is definitely ...

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Top Players, Top Pokémon #3: Matthew Roe (RoeyVGC) and Salamence

Hello, Matthew! I hear that you like Salamence? Why do you like to use it competitively? I like using Salamence due to its excellent combination of physical & special attacking prowess, backed by deceptively decent bulk (95/130/90) and a fantastic speed stat (Base 120). Additionally; from an aesthetics point of view, it just looks cool! Do you have a set ...

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