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Rotom’s VGC Resources: An Introduction to VGC

  Have you completed your Pokédex? Sick of grinding the Elite 4 and want a new challenge? Interested in meeting like-minded Pokémon fans? Good news – VGC may be exactly what you’re looking for! What is VGC? VGC (Video Game Championships) is the official competitive battling circuit for the Pokémon video games which is run by The Pokémon Company International ...

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Rotom’s VGC Resources: Sun And Moon Competitive Breeding And Training Guide

  With VGC17 officially beginning, breeding your new generation Pokémon from scratch is going to be very important. Here you’ll be able to see all the ins and outs of breeding in Sun and Moon; including item locations, new mechanics and tips for hatching eggs. This article will provide a very brief explanation of breeding, as well as any changes ...

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Rotom’s VGC Resources: Playing with VGC 2017 Rules

  As of December 1st, 2016, all Pokemon Video Game Championship (VGC) tournaments will require players to use Pokémon Sun or Moon games to compete. With the new Pokémon included in these new games, there are new rules that players have to play by. Rules for VGC 2017 can be found here. Pokémon that appear on the Alola PokéDex can ...

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Pokémon Trading Card Game Online is coming to iOS!

The Pokémon Trading Card Game online is coming to iOS according to well known Josh ‘JWittz‘ Wittenkeller on twitter. The image below shows his post, including a picture of what the game looks like on an iPad. The Pokémon Trading Card Game online is currently playable on Windows PC and Mac, and uses codes that can be found every packet ...

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Australian 2014 Pokémon Video Game National Date Revealed!

Today, Nintendo Australia announced the date we have all eagerly been waiting for: the Australian 2014 Pokémon Video Game National Championships. Date: July 13 2014 Where: Melbourne Town Hall – Main Hall Address: 90-130 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia Click the image to be taken to Nintendo Australia’a facebook page, where you can keep up to date with all ...

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Australian VGC Nationals: Junior Division – Top 4

On July 20 to 21, Nintendo Australia hosted Australia’s first ever Pokémon VGC Nationals at PAX Australia. The Junior Division was held early Sunday at the Nintendo Booth. There were a total of 10 tiny competitors, but they sure knew how to play Pokémon! As the competition had young competitors, Nintendo announced that they would be doing a Round Robin style ...

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Australian VGC Nationals: Senior Division – Top 4

On July 20 to 21, Nintendo Australia hosted Australia’s first ever Pokémon VGC Nationals at PAX Australia. The Senior Division was the last division to be held at the Nintendo Booth on Sunday at PAX Aus. There were a total of 32 players, making matches and elimination clean and easy. As the competition was smaller, Nintendo announced that the competition ...

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Australian VGC Nationals: Master Division – Top 4

On July 20 to 21, Nintendo Australia hosted Australia’s first ever Pokémon VGC Nationals at PAX Australia. The Master Division was held on Saturday at the Nintendo Booth. We had a whopping 181 competitors in the Single Elimination best-of-1 tournament. The competition went for hours, with the best-of-the-best facing off against others they knew, trained with, and learnt off. We ...

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Australian Pokémon VGC Nationals: Standings

This weekend at PAX Australia, Nintendo hosted Australia’s first ever Pokémon VGC Nationals, with the top 2 from each age division winning prizes, as well as a paid trip to Vancouver to participate at Worlds. This event marked a day in history for Pokémon fans in Australia; VGC Nationals is something we have all dreamed of, and Nintendo turned those dreams ...

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2013 Australian TCG Nationals Wrap-up

Hey all, Marcus here giving you a wrap up of what was, by far, one of the most amazing Pokémon weekends I have had in a long time! It all started Friday evening; many players packed into Good Games Melbourne, frantically deck testing for the big event. That’s when it dawned on me that this would be an event of ...

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