Reports

Oceania International Championship – VGC Top 8 Teams and Usage

The second day of the Oceania International Championships is complete! Here are your Top 8 players from around the world who have played through 2 days of Swiss! A special shout out to Australia’s very own Luke Curtale (@DawgPkmn) and Zoe Lou for making it into the Top 8. Stay tuned to PokeAus via our twitter and our live coverage ...

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Oceania International Championship – TCG Top 32 Decks

The second day of the Oceania International Championships are underway! Our friends at AceTrainerAU have collated Top 32 decks and usage stats for TCG Masters. These competitors played through 9 rounds of best-of-three Swiss yesterday. They will play through 5 rounds of Swiss today, with only 8 of them remaining by the days end. Top 32 01. Javier Gamboa – ...

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2017 Oceania International Championship – TCG Day 1 Wrap Up

The first day of the Oceania International Championships have come to a close and we’re taking a quick look at how the day went for the best TCG players in the world! Although we thought the day would be without a stream, Tim Crockford aka PokeDad, pulled through with a stream on his twitch channel MeloettaMinstrels with both TCG and ...

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Preparing Your Team: A VGC17 Staples Guide- March Update

As the season progresses, many Pokémon have risen and fallen in usage, as trainers utilise different team compositions. Different Pokémon have different varies of success, with certain Pokémon having more defined roles in their team. In this article we summarise the current ‘Staples’ of VGC17 and how important each Pokémon is to our current metagame. Some “pros” and “cons” of each Pokémon ...

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Oceania International Championship: 5 TCG Players to Follow

The Oceania International Championship is less then 24 hours away! I have put together a preview article on TCG players to keep an eye on during the event. In the International spirit of things, I featured a player from five different countries. The Australian (Jordan Palmer) Ah, Mr. Consistency. Our homegrown hero. If the Palmer United party was run by ...

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Oceania International Championship VGC Preview: APAC Players

The Oceania International Championship is less then 24 hours away! We have put together a preview article on VGC players to keep an eye on during the event from our APAC region. Australia It was difficult to narrow down, but we’ve picked out ten local names we think you should definitely keep an eye out for in Melbourne. Note that ...

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Around the Stadiums Winter Series #3: A Premier Challenge Summary

Welcome back to the Around the Stadiums coverage for the 2017 season, where we bring you Premier Challenge Results from around Australia. In this edition we look back at the results from February Premier Challenges. The metagame has been evolving as quickly as ever, with trainers testing and practicing the latest trends in preparation for next week’s Melbourne International Championships. Read ...

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Australia VGC17 Usage Stats: February Weeks 3 and 4

We return again with what will be our second last VGC17 usage statistics from events across Australia before we ultimately test our skills in the Oceanic International Championships. All throughout February, we’ve had players creep closer to their Worlds Invitation, setting themselves up to earn it through a strong finish at the Internationals. Last week was, unfortunately, a quiet week ...

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Pokémon TCG – The Oceania Meta at a Glance

Oceania Meta The Oceania International Challenge is fast approaching! The event will be held between March 10-12 (Friday to Sunday) at Melbourne Park Function Center in Melbourne, 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 Oceania. Here are the results from every sanctioned ...

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