Reports

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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Australians in the Nugget Bridge Major: Top Cut Edition

  After 9 gruelling weeks of swiss rounds, the Nugget Bridge Major has entered the top cut stages. Well done to all 26 Australians who participated in this tough competition. Whether they performed better or worse than they hoped for, their skills as trainers have surely been sharpened up for the experience. Special congratulations to the three Australians who have ...

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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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VGC Mid-Season Showdown: Melbourne – Standings and Usage Stats

  Melbourne finally saw itself hold a Mid-Season Showdown the weekend that just passed! Congratulations to Nicholas Bingham for taking out the event! Top 8 Cut Teams 1. Nicholas Bingham Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Talonflame/Salamence 2. Nihal Noor Gengar/Whimsicott/Kyurem-W/Salamence/Sableye/Groudon 3. Jay Tyrell Groudon/Yveltal/Kangaskhan/Mawile/Talonflame/Thundurus-I 4. James Katsaros Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Thundurus-I/Talonflame 5. Steven Currie Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Talonflame/Amoonguss 6. Bailey Owen Groudon/Kyogre/Salamence/Thundurus-I/Smeargle/Ferrothorn 7. Timothy Walsh Groudon/Kyogre/Bronzong/Kangaskhan/Thundurus-I/Salamence 8. Bailey Gabbell Kyogre/Rayquaza/Talonflame/Raichu/Ferrothorn/Gengar Top ...

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Australia vs. Singapore VGC Friendly – Final Results & Wrap-up

  Hello Everyone! On Sunday April 17th we saw Australia take on Singapore in a VGC Friendly. After a nail-biting affair which saw the lead change several times, Australia eventually triumphed 13-12 after needing to go 5-0 in the last round to clinch the Friendly. Congratulations to Phil Nguyen, Luke Brown, Malcolm Mackellar, Tom Schultz & Lynette Zheng for their ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: NLG Morwell Swampert #1 – Standings and Usage Stats

  The first weekend of this month saw 2 Premier Challenges in Victoria, with the second one taking place on Sunday at NLG Morwell! Congratulations to Sam Pandelis for taking out the event! Top 8 Cut Teams 1. Sam Pandelis (@MihoVGC) P-Groudon/Xerneas/M-Kangaskhan//M-Salamence/Talonflame/Smeargle 2. Galvin Hui P-Kyogre/P-Groudon/M-Salamence/Thundurus-I/Bronzong/Smeargle 3. Haris Sahovic (@HSahovic) P-Groudon/Xerneas/M-Salamence/Raichu/Amoonguss/Talonflame 4. Timothy Walsh (@2girls1muk) P-Groudon/Kyurem-W/M-Kangaskhan/Meowstic/Smeargle/Machamp 5. Matthew Roe (@RoeyVGC) ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: Good Games Box Hill Swampert #1 – Standings and Usage Stats

  Saturday saw the Premier Challenge for April at Good Games Box Hill in Victoria! In the Master Division, Will Antonyson takes out the event! Let’s not keep you waiting, here’s the top 8 placing teams from the day and the usage numbers for each Pokémon. Top 8 Cut Teams 1. Will Antonyson (@RhombusVGC) P-Kyogre/Xerneas/M-Salamence/Ferrothorn/Smeargle/Talonflame 2. Matthew Roe (@RoeyVGC) P-Kyogre/P-Groudon/M-Salamence/Smeargle/Talonflame/Bronzong 3. Nicholas Bingham ...

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