2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – Day 2 Recap

Today we saw Day 2 of the 2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals with the Video Game Swiss Rounds. The atmosphere was electric as VGC players filled the room. Eager Video Game players lined up, knowing that the event was going to be a long day. This year is the first year Australia has been eligible for Championship Points in VGC, which ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals Event Schedule

This weekend will see the biggest Pokémon event for Australia this year, with the Video Game and Trading Card Game National Championships combined for a massive three day event. Location: Melbourne June 6 – 8 Melbourne Park Function Centre, Batman Avenue, Melbourne The competition will be split over three days, as follows: Saturday June 6: Qualifying Rounds Trading Card Game, Pre-Registration ...

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Draw a Card: Trainers’ Mail

Hi there everyone, my names is James Goreing and I’ve been given the honour of continuing the Draw a Card articles for Pokémon Australia. I’m here to talk to you about one of my favourite new cards from the latest expansion set, Roaring Skies, and that card is Trainers’ Mail. Whilst I’m sure everyone has had at least some time ...

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Lysandre’s Trump Card Banned effective June 15th

The card Lysandre’s Trump Card (XY Phantom Forces 99/119 and 118/199) is being banned from all sanctioned Play! Pokémon TCG in most of the world effective June 15th. This change was announced for Japan last night, to go live with the release of their upcoming expansion, Bandit Ring (a.k.a Ancient Origins for us) on June 20th. Overnight, shortly after Japan’s ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – FAQ

Pokémon Video Game and Trading Card Game National Championships will be held together over a massive weekend from June 6 to 8, the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in Melbourne! Below is a list of frequently asked questions, incase you are unsure about anything leading up to the event. Q. What are the Pokemon National Championships? A. The Road to the ...

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VGC Premier Challenges – May 30th & 31st

Attention Pokémon Video Game players! This weekend is a big weekend for tournament play, as there are 3 Premier Challenges taking place across 3 states! With only a week left until VGC Nationals, this is a great opportunity to grab some last minute Championship Points that may give you a boost towards that coveted World Championships invite! You can find ...

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Pokémon VGC Website and Social Media Guide

The Australian Pokémon Video Game Nationals are around the corner, and we want to help fellow Australians in the preparation to what will be the biggest Australian VGC event for the year. Playing on your own you might miss things but following what other people discover can help you get an advantage and possibly save you time. With this we ...

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