Author Archives: Stacey

Owner of this website, and control freak. Stacey formats PokeAus articles, and deals with back-end maintenance. Her aim this year is to collect data and write up usage stat articles for both the TCG and VGC community to enjoy.

Schedule for the Australian Pokémon National Championships

  Nintendo Australia’s has released the schedule for the Australian Pokémon National Championships taking place this weekend, July 2 and 3 in Melbourne! The official website has been updated with details on the event including: schedule, prizes and side events. The schedule is as follows: SATURDAY 8:00am: TCG & VGC Registration opens 10:00am: TCG Registration closes 10:00am: TCG Start of ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Perth: Analysis and Usage Stats

Australia’s Regional Championship season wrapped up over the weekend, with over 120 Masters participating in the Perth Regional Championship on Sunday June 5th, with some even lucky enough to do battle on circular tables. Alister Sandover took out the event, defeating the returning-to-form Sam Pandelis from Victoria in the final. Defending Champion Mustafaa Olomi made the top cut before bowing ...

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Pokémon Manaphy distribution has made its way to Australia

  From this morning Australian Pokémon fans will be able to join the rest of the world with the distribution of Manaphy to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokémon. Starting June 1 (today), and running until June 24 players will be able to get Manaphy via Wi-Fi Mystery Gift download! Players will be able to receive Manaphy into their copy ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Melbourne: Analysis and Usage Stats

  Over 300 trainers descended on the Collingwood Town Hall on Sunday May 29th for the Melbourne Regional Championships, with 185 of them being in the Masters age group. Masters played 8 best-of-one Swiss rounds, with the top cut of 8 playing best-of-three sets. A stream was run from round 6 onwards, set up and hosted at twitch.tv/dyoshiitv by Brad ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Brisbane: Analysis and Usage Stats

  It was Brisbane’s turn to hold a Regional Championship on Saturday the 21st of May, with 157 trainers descending on the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre in Southbank to test themselves against each other for the title of Regional Champion. Sydney Champion Martin Larumbe continued his run of hot form, making the finals again to catapult to an estimated ...

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Australian VGC Premier Challenges: May Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all VGC Premier Challenges that will be happening throughout Australia. This month we also have VGC Regionals taking place throughout the country, you can find all details for Regionals here. VIC May 15 @9:00am – NLG Morwell: Pokémon Swampert VGC Premier Challenge #3 NSW May 21 @9:00am – Good Games ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Adelaide: Analysis and Usage Stats

May 1st, saw the first of our 2016 Pokémon VGC Regional Championships take place in Adelaide! The event saw 71 Masters, 37 Seniors, and 13 Juniors compete for their respective championships. The Masters division had seven swiss rounds, with the first two rounds played in best-of-three sets, before time constraints saw the rest of the swiss rounds changed to a best-of-one format. Top ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: Good Games Top Ryde #1 – Standings and Usage Stats

  The weekend of all weekends saw VGC evens throughout the country in practically every single state. Here we have results from a New South Wales Premier Challenge, something we don’t get our hands on too often. Congratulations to Martin for taking out the event! Top Cut Teams 1. Martin Larumbe P-Groudon/Xerneas/M-Kangaskhan/M-Salamence/Talonflame/Smeargle 2. Corey M P-Groudon/Dialga/Mawile/Whimsicott/Landorus-T/Cresselia 3. Daniel Walker Gourgeist/Thundurus/Mawile/Kyogre/Kyurem-B/Hitmontop ...

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