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Daniel Parks – Top 16 Oceania International Championships Report

  Hello, readers of Pokémon Australia! My name is Daniel Parks, known on Twitter as (@DanielParksVGC) and Showdown as ParksVGC. I have been playing VGC on Battle Spot and Showdown since 2014, but only competed in my first live event this year. The team I’m bringing you today helped me place Top 16 at the Pokémon Oceania International Championships and ...

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Pokémon TCG World Championships: How to earn an invite in Japan

Why Takuya Yoneda’s Top 8 Championship Points from the Oceania International won’t matter The 2017 Pokémon Oceania International Challenge saw players from across the globe converge on Melbourne to compete in an intense three days of competitive trading cards. Japanese player Takuya Yoneda, rose above 250+ competitors to earn a coveted place in the top 8 of the Masters Division. ...

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Oceania International Championship – TCG Top 8 Decks

We are now entering our third and final day of the Oceania International Championships! Here are your Top 8 players for TCG! These players have played through 2 days off Swiss! Stay tuned to PokeAus via our twitter and our live coverage page to stay up to date with pairings and standings for each round. Also, be sure to follow ...

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Oceania International Championship – TCG Top 32 Decks

The second day of the Oceania International Championships are underway! Our friends at AceTrainerAU have collated Top 32 decks and usage stats for TCG Masters. These competitors played through 9 rounds of best-of-three Swiss yesterday. They will play through 5 rounds of Swiss today, with only 8 of them remaining by the days end. Top 32 01. Javier Gamboa – ...

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2017 Oceania International Championship – TCG Day 1 Wrap Up

The first day of the Oceania International Championships have come to a close and we’re taking a quick look at how the day went for the best TCG players in the world! Although we thought the day would be without a stream, Tim Crockford aka PokeDad, pulled through with a stream on his twitch channel MeloettaMinstrels with both TCG and ...

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Preparing Your Team: A VGC17 Staples Guide- March Update

As the season progresses, many Pokémon have risen and fallen in usage, as trainers utilise different team compositions. Different Pokémon have different varies of success, with certain Pokémon having more defined roles in their team. In this article we summarise the current ‘Staples’ of VGC17 and how important each Pokémon is to our current metagame. Some “pros” and “cons” of each Pokémon ...

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Oceania International Championship: 5 TCG Players to Follow

The Oceania International Championship is less then 24 hours away! I have put together a preview article on TCG players to keep an eye on during the event. In the International spirit of things, I featured a player from five different countries. The Australian (Jordan Palmer) Ah, Mr. Consistency. Our homegrown hero. If the Palmer United party was run by ...

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Oceania International Championship VGC Preview: APAC Players

The Oceania International Championship is less then 24 hours away! We have put together a preview article on VGC players to keep an eye on during the event from our APAC region. Australia It was difficult to narrow down, but we’ve picked out ten local names we think you should definitely keep an eye out for in Melbourne. Note that ...

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