Pokémon VGC 2017 Circuit Information – A Breakdown and Explanation

  The Pokémon Company International (TCPi) has released information regarding events, format changover times, CP payouts and Worlds invitations for the VGC 2017 circuit, confirming the circuit structure that we will see for the coming year. Quick Reference Guide: Key information and what has changed The season will be divided into three series: Autumn Series: September 1–November 30, 2016 Winter ...

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Trailer – Version Exclusive Pokémon and New Features Revealed

  Late last night more Pokémon Sun and Moon news emerged from Pokémon’s official YouTube Channel! The video revealed new Pokémon, Version Exclusives, Pokémon Refresh, more Z-Moves, and Trainer Customisation! New Pokémon Lycanroc Lycanroc has two different formes, determined when Rockruff evolves into it, by what version you are playing. If you’re playing Sun, Solgaleo’s power will evolve Rockruff into ...

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Sun and Moon Trailer – New Pokémon, Aether Foundation and Ultra Beasts Revealed

  Late last night more Pokémon Sun and Moon news emerged from Pokémon’s official YouTube Channel! The video revealed new Pokémon, time changes between Sun and Moon, Dexio and Sina, the Aether Foundation and Ultra Beasts – Pokémon which are feared by the population because of their power. New Pokémon Type: Null This mysterious Normal-type Pokémon appears to be a ...

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Nintendo Direct Stream – Alolan Rattata and new Z-Moves

The latest Nintendo Direct has aired early this morning, and with it came a bit of new info for Pokémon Sun and Moon! First, we were introduced to Alolan Rattata. Yungoos was introduced to Alola to manage their population, but they adapted in response to the new threat, becoming Normal/Dark-types with different abilities: Gluttony and Hustle. Interestingly, it is referred ...

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Pokémon Victini 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 Victini to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokémon. Starting September 1 (today), and running until September 24 players will be able to get Victini via Wi-Fi Mystery Gift download! Players will be able to receive Victini into their copy ...

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Pokémon Snap on WiiU Virtual Console

  Yea, you read the title right! Pokémon Snap has made it’s way to the WiiU Virtual Console! With the hype of Pokémon Sun and Moon, let alone Pokémon Go, it’s no real surprise that Snap has made it’s way to Virtual Console, with the game being $13 AUD. Pokémon Snap was originally released in Australia in 1999 on the ...

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Preparing For Worlds: A Metagame Analysis

  Hello there! My name is Bailey, though you’d probably know me as Bargens. Recently there hasn’t been too much going around regarding the metagame at Worlds and after having a relatively positive response last year I decided I’d try and give my insight into how I think Worlds will be this year. I’m going to be basing my opinions off of ...

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Big Leads: Knowing Your Xerneas + Groudon Leads

Hi everyone! With Worlds coming up and Australian players being a little stressed about team building, there was a lot of ambiguity around how exactly to benefit from leading with and against ‘Big 6’ teams (an archetype consisting of both Groudon and Xerneas) and their different variations, so I’m pretty much going to be providing a summary of the strengths ...

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