Tag Archives: masters

Australia takes Juniors 1st, Masters 2nd at VGC 2017 World Championships

Australia’s great performance in the VGC scene has continued right up to the end of the 2016/17 season, with Australia taking its very first Video Game World Championship! Nicholas Kan, using his older brother Chris’ team from the North American International Championships, was able to overcome Spain’s Tomàs Serrano to win Australia’s very first Video Game World Championship title! It was ...

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2017 Pokémon Sydney Regionals: VGC Results and Analysis

Sydney Regionals recently ignited what was a relatively quiet period for VGC in Australia, reaching 65 Players in Masters with 7 Rounds of Swiss and a Top Cut of 8. In the Junior’s Division we saw Brisbane’s Will take out first place, enjoying the absence of Nicholas Kan, one of the strongest Junior players in the world currently. Once again ...

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Big News for the Oceania International Championships

With just over a month to go until competition gets underway, we’ve got all the big news for the Oceania International Championships that were announced over the last few days. The event details are available online, www.poic2017.com.au. This page is important as online registration will be done through there. Additionally, information about the schedule and the costs have also been unveiled. Key information ...

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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 TCG National Masters Runner-Up Report

Hey all! Marcus Raj (a.k.a Lionheartex) here with a report on my second place finish at the 2015 Pokémon TCG National Championships held in Melbourne over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend. I’ve been committed to competitive Pokémon TCG for almost 12 years, and this year was certainly no exception. I had begun this season with the intention of ranking within ...

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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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Fire in the Desert – A Top 4 PokéMelbourne Tournament Report

Hello! This report is about the tournament held by PokéMelbourne at EB Games Swanston Street earlier this year. The tournament had 106 competitors in the Masters Division, and I happened to make it all the way to Top 4! Team Construction The Team Nicknames Team Synergy Threats Rounds Conclusion Team Construction After my poor performance at Regionals and Nationals this ...

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2014 Australian Pokémon TCG Nationals Recap

Hey guys this is Kaiwen back to give a recap of the 2014 Australian Pokémon TCG Nationals! It was a stellar event held at the Pullman Hyde Hotel Sydney, with the largest turnout for any event in Australian history of with 144 Masters. As Saturday rolled around, players were filled with energy as they stepped into the Pullman Hype Hotel ...

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