Tag Archives: Aus

Marching to the Beat of my Own Drum: A 2015 Australian Pokémon VGC Nationals 1st Seed Swiss Report

Hi, my name is Nicholas Bingham, also known as the guy in the Scraggy costume at Nats and as SpiritBomber on Nuggetbridge. I’m a year 12 student and a founding member of the Pokémon group known as the Ludicolo Patrol seen dancing on almost every Pokémon video in Australia. I started playing Pokémon competitively last year finishing in the top ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – Dubious Disc Videos

  Dubious Disc, a new Pokémon podcast, brought those at home some amazing coverage of the 2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals which took place on the Queen’s Birthday Weekend. They covered all three days, as well as interviewed finalists from both the Video Game and Trading Card Game. Check out Dubious Disc: Website | Facebook | Youtube Interview with Matthew Roe ...

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Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon and the New Pokémon Movie Leaks – CoroCoro July

CoroCoro July leaks are here and revealed this month is information on the upcoming game, Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, as well as more Hoopa information. Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon For pre-ordering the game, you will be able to download a special 3DS theme. It is now confirmed that the game will include Mega Evolutions. Players will be able to play ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Video Game Nationals: Teams and Usage Stats

Last weekend saw the biggest Pokémon event of the year, the 2015 Pokémon Nationals! Over three days we saw players compete in the Trading Card Game and Video Game, ending with top cut matches on day three where our Champions were crowned. The Video Game saw 321 Masters, 96 Seniors, and 54 Juniors battle over two of the three days. ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – Day 3 Recap: VGC

Nationals is over once again, but the post-coverage is going to keep on coming! The Video Game Nationals saw 321 Masters, 96 Seniors, and 54 Juniors battle it out with swiss rounds on day two of the three day Nationals event, and top cut on day three. The Masters Division battled it out through a huge day with 9 rounds ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – Day 3 Recap: TCG

Nationals is over once again, but the post-coverage is going to keep on coming! The Trading Card Game Nationals saw 128 Masters, 14 Seniors, and 12 Juniors battle it out with swiss rounds on day one, and top cut on day three (with VGC swiss rounds being played on day two). The Masters Division battled it out through a huge ...

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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 – Day 1 Recap

Today kicked off Day 1 of the biggest Pokémon event in Australia this year with the Trading Card Game Nationals Swiss Rounds. The day saw 128 Masters, 14 Seniors, and 12 Juniors. Players lined up from the early hours of the morning at Melbourne Park Function Centre to compete. With nearly 20 players already having their invite to the World ...

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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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