2016 Australian Regional Preview: Adelaide

    Hello everyone, and welcome to the Regional Championship season! Adelaide is the first stop on the circuit this year, after being the final stop in 2015. As a part of our 2016 season coverage, we’ll be previewing each Regional as they come, with players and team archetypes we expect to see do well. When: Sunday May 1st. Registration:  ...

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Hang On, What Do I Use For VGC16?

  With Regionals fast approaching the question of ‘What team am I going to use’ looms over the head of every player in the nation. From recent Premier Challenge and Grassroots results it is fairly clear that Australia’s team building is lacking, with a large majority of players using teams taken from US Events and European Regionals, or having blatant holes to common ...

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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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Australia vs Singapore VGC Friendly – Team AUS & Stream Details

  Hello VGC Players! The Australia vs. Singapore VGC Friendly is almost upon us. This Sunday five players from each country will take on each other in what shapes up to be a grueling clash between the two nations. When: Sunday April 17th, 3pm-8pm AEST/1pm-6pm SGT. Ruleset: VGC 2016 – Best of Three (3) Format: 5 players per team, each ...

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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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Around the Stadiums: Swampert Series #1 – A Premier Challenge Summary

  Hi everyone, and welcome back to another edition of Around the Stadiums! Today we bring you results from March, the first month of the Swampert Series of Premier Challenges. We will also look at the results from the first Australian Mid Season Showdowns, which have brought with them the first Australians to qualify for a day one invitation to ...

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