Tag Archives: player

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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Yveltalk with Jordan Palmer: Analysing the Yveltal / Garbodor Pokémon TCG deck

  London is known for its beef-eaters, but it was all about the bacon-bird at the European International Championships. The Yveltal/ Garbodor deck featured 11 times in the Top 32, 5 times in the Top 8, and made up every deck in the Top 4. The December event was neither the beginning nor will it be the end of this ...

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Details for Pokkén Tournament revealed!

  New details have been announced regarding Pokkén Tournament, including its Australian release date! Pokkén Tournament is set is the new region of Ferrum, the only region in the world where Pokkén’s style of battle is played, where trainers compete in the Ferrum League. As players win their way through the Ferrum League, they will unlock new Pokémon that can ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals Event Schedule

This weekend will see the biggest Pokémon event for Australia this year, with the Video Game and Trading Card Game National Championships combined for a massive three day event. Location: Melbourne June 6 – 8 Melbourne Park Function Centre, Batman Avenue, Melbourne The competition will be split over three days, as follows: Saturday June 6: Qualifying Rounds Trading Card Game, Pre-Registration ...

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2015 Australian Pokémon Nationals – FAQ

Pokémon Video Game and Trading Card Game National Championships will be held together over a massive weekend from June 6 to 8, the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in Melbourne! Below is a list of frequently asked questions, incase you are unsure about anything leading up to the event. Q. What are the Pokemon National Championships? A. The Road to the ...

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The Life of a Wannabe Professional Pokémon VGC Player – Part 2

I, Phil Nguyen (Boomguy) set off this year to achieve my childhood dream, to become a Pokemon Master, to be recognised by the official Pokemon Company International, to become number 1! I have written a three part article on my road to the Pokemon World Championships including an updated competitive ladder throughout the season, videos of my battles against the ...

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The Life of a Wannabe Professional Pokémon VGC Player – Part 1

So you want to be a Master of Pokémon. Do you have the skills to be number one? Hell yes! I wanted to achieve my childhood dream of being a Pokémon Master recognised by the official The Pokémon Company International, and my skills needed to improve a lot to become number 1! Hi and welcome to a tale of a ...

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