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2013 Pokémon Worlds Promo

The 2013 Pokémon World Championships have officially started with the Last Chance Qualifiers for both TCG and VGC. The 2013 Pokémon Worlds promo for competitors this year is (BW 95) ‘Champions Festival’. As per usual there’s various Worlds-branded merchandise that is given out to competitors, including: Multilingual set of this year’s Promo, Champions Festival Pikachu Plush Worlds T-shirt Playmat Deckbox ...

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Official Uniform for Aussie VGC Reps Revealed

Australian VGC Players get ready to take on the World, and to help them show their Aussie pride, Nintendo has supplied all representatives they are flying over to worlds with a uniform! Last month, Australian players from around the country battled it out in the first ever Pokémon Video Game Nationals. The top two from each division (Master, Senior, and ...

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Shiny Legendary Pokémon Available from EB Games

To celebrate the imminent release of Pokémon X and Y, EB Games is giving Pokémon players the chance to obtain three rare and shiny legendary Pokémon! This event is taking place from August 30, and will conclude October 11 (the eve of X and Y’s release). You can expect to download shiny Dialga, shiny Palkia, and lastly shiny Giratina during ...

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Pokémon X and Y Pre-Order Bonus at EB Games

EB Games Australia has recently announced that customers who place a pre-order on Pokémon X and/or Y will receive a bonus Poké Ball themed 3DS game case. This pre-order bonus is available only to those who pre-order Pokémon X and/or Y at EB Games retailers. It’s in limited supply, so be quick to place a pre-order at your local EB ...

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Live Coverage Scheduled for Australian VGC Nationals

  Pokémon Australia is proud to announce that we will be providing live coverage from the Australian Pokémon VGC National Championships at PAX this weekend! We will be present both days, July 20 and 21, utilising a Twitter feed and a chat to keep fans updated on what’s going on. Additionally, once top cut is announced, a live Challonge bracket ...

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Pokémon X and Y Official Strategy Guide

EB Games Australia has recently listed the Official Strategy Guide for Pokémon X and Y as available for pre-order. You can pre-order online: here, or you can call into your local EB Games and pre-order in person. Please note: if you pick up both game and guide from EB Games, you’ll receive a 20% discount on the cost of the ...

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Pokémon VGC Australian ‘Qualifier’ Times Revealed

This afternoon Nintendo Australia have updated their news article about the upcoming ‘qualifiers’ happening in various states throughout the next two weeks. These qualifiers give hopeful competitors a chance to gain tickets to the Nationals being held at the sold out PAX event in Melbourne later this month. Below are the newly updated details for when the ‘qualifiers’ will have ...

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