Tag Archives: vgc

Event Round-up: May 27th / 28th

This weekend (May 27th / May 28th) sees a huge amount of Pokémon events happening across Australia! There’s online events, there’s League Cups, there’s overseas Regionals, there’s League Challenges, theres Premier Challenges there’s something for everyone! Virtually every state in the country has something on! Signups for the International Online event close on Thursday so make sure you sign up ...

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VGC17 Pick Up and Play #1 – Japanese Bonsly

We of the VGC community are afflicted by a plague. An age-old problem: the lack of motivation to seriously team-build for minor events. Every weekend I imagine the same dialogue arises from the home of a bad player in suburban Melbourne. “Boysssssss, send me a team for this weekend’s PC” “k brah here ya go lmoa” The aim of this series ...

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Changes to 2017 Pokémon World Championships Qualification

The Pokémon Company have announced changes to both the qualification requirements for the 2017 World Championship and the Championship Points (CP) payouts at events. These changes now make it easier for players to qualify for the World Championships for both TCG & VGC. For players in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region (which includes Australia), the new CP requirements to earn a ...

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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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VGC: April International Challenge Announced

Registration for the April International Challenge has been announced! This International Challenge is open to anyone with a Pokémon Trainer Club account and POP ID. The International Challenge will use VGC17 rules, and will award Championship Points to the world’s top-performing players. All players who compete in 3 battles or more receive Sceptilite, Blazikenite AND Swampertite! Sign-Up Period: April 19 10am ...

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Oceania International Championship – VGC Final Standings: Seniors

The weekend just passed saw the Oceania International Championship take place in Melbourne, Australia. Here are the final standings for Top 8 players in the Senior Division. We would like to congratulate Carson St Dennis being your 2017 Oceania International Championship VGC Senior Champion! Final Standings 1. Carson St Dennis 2. Ernesto Serpa 3. Dale Causey 4. Samuel Pickering 5. ...

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Oceania International Championship – VGC Final Standings: Masters

The third and final day of the Oceania International Championships is done and dusted for VGC Masters! Here are the final standings for Top 8 players. These players have gone through 2 days off Swiss, and a top 8 cut over 3 days. We would like to congratulate Zoe Lou on being your 2017 Oceania International Championship VGC Master Champion! ...

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Oceania International Championship – VGC Top 32 Teams

The second day of the Oceania International Championships is complete! We have collated Top 32 teams and usage stats for VGC Masters. These competitors played through 5 rounds of Swiss today, with only 8 remaining by the days end. Stay tuned to PokeAus via our twitter and our live coverage page to stay up to date with pairings, standings, and ...

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Oceania International Championship – VGC Top 8 Teams and Usage

The second day of the Oceania International Championships is complete! Here are your Top 8 players from around the world who have played through 2 days of Swiss! A special shout out to Australia’s very own Luke Curtale (@DawgPkmn) and Zoe Lou for making it into the Top 8. Stay tuned to PokeAus via our twitter and our live coverage ...

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