Tag Archives: EX

Skeleton Lists: Vespiquen, and Yveltal/Garbodor

Introduction A skeleton list is an incomplete deck list that highlights the essential or minimum number of cards necessary for a successful deck of that archetype. Assuming that the creation of the skeleton list was influenced by proven 60 card lists, skeleton lists are useful for competitive TCG players for a variety of reasons: They provide players with an understanding ...

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Skeleton Lists: Mega Rayquaza and Mega Mewtwo

Introduction A skeleton list is an incomplete deck list that highlights the essential or minimum number of cards necessary for a successful deck of that archetype. Assuming that the creation of the skeleton list was influenced by proven 60 card lists, skeleton lists are useful for competitive TCG players for a variety of reasons: They provide players with an understanding ...

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Skeleton Lists: Turbo Darkrai, Decidueye GX, and Volcanion EX

Introduction A skeleton list is an incomplete deck list that highlights the essential or minimum number of cards necessary for a successful deck of that archetype. Assuming that the creation of the skeleton list was influenced by proven 60 card lists, skeleton lists are useful for competitive TCG players for a variety of reasons: They provide players with an understanding ...

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Pokémon TCG: Uncovering the Secrets of Sun and Moon

  As inhabitants of Earth, we’re lucky enough to be treated to the Sun and Moon every day and night respectively*. Only once will we be treated to the release of the Pokémon Trading Card Game Sun and Moon set. The Sun is an incredibly important star, and the Moon is a body of astronomical importance. But how important will ...

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Draw a Card #7: Giratina EX

  Today we are talking about Giratina EX from the Ancient Origins set. The card itself boasts some decent stats: standard 170HP, hefty three retreat cost, one attack and one ability. The Ability Renegade Pulse prevents all effects of attacks, including damage, done to Giratina EX by your opponents Mega Pokémon. Historically, Safeguard-style effects have always been useful, who doesn’t ...

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Draw a Card #5: Promo Cards

  Hey there Trainers, and welcome to a different Draw a Card article, where we are looking at Promo Cards! The Pokémon Company has been on a roll lately, releasing at least three very playable promo cards, and as I couldn’t decide which one to talk about, let’s have a look at all of them. In particular, I love the ...

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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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Draw a Card: M Gardevoir EX

This month’s draw a card issue will be focused on M Gardevoir EX (Primal Clash 106), which is from the latest set. M Gardevoir EX is a Fairy-type Mega Pokémon and it has a lot of potential to do well in this year’s Regional Championships. M Gardevoir EX has 210 HP, a Dark resistance and a weakness to Steel. M ...

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2015 Australian Cities: TCG Tier Predictions

Originally, this was going to be just a prediction article, however, some delays here and there and some City Championships having been completed have caused this article to be delayed, but become more realistic – which is good for us all. Below is a list of decks that have been ranked according to how good I think they are, and ...

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Draw a Card: Hawlucha

This year we have decided to re-boot some of our article series, and to start off we are re-booting Draw a Card. On the first Sunday of every month, we will be bringing you a new Draw a Card Issue! If there’s a particular card you want us to cover, be sure to let us know. Draw a card Issue ...

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