2016 Australian Regional Preview: Sydney

  Welcome to our coverage of the 2016 Regional Championship season! Sydney is the next stop, after Regionals in Adelaide and Auckland during the last fortnight. As with our Adelaide preview, we’ll be looking at local and interstate trainers to follow, as well as the latest trends in team archetypes both locally and globally. When: Saturday May 14th Registration: 9-10am Expected ...

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Around the Stadiums: Swampert Series #2– A Premier Challenge Summary

  Hello everyone, welcome back to the penultimate edition of Around the Stadiums for the 2016 season, where we bring you Premier Challenge Results from around Australia in April. This was the final month before the Regional Championship season began, so we saw a large number of events available for trainers to fine-tune their strategies for the big events. To ...

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Everything we know about Pokémon Sun and Moon

  As previously mentioned, last night saw the first details of the next Pokémon games, Sun and Moon, released to the public. The games will be released on November 18 in North America, as well as Australia and New Zealand. Strangely, it is not a single-date worldwide launch: it’ll be released in Europe on November 23, 5 days later! These ...

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Australian VGC Premier Challenges: May Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all VGC Premier Challenges that will be happening throughout Australia. This month we also have VGC Regionals taking place throughout the country, you can find all details for Regionals here. VIC May 15 @9:00am – NLG Morwell: Pokémon Swampert VGC Premier Challenge #3 NSW May 21 @9:00am – Good Games ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Adelaide: Analysis and Usage Stats

May 1st, saw the first of our 2016 Pokémon VGC Regional Championships take place in Adelaide! The event saw 71 Masters, 37 Seniors, and 13 Juniors compete for their respective championships. The Masters division had seven swiss rounds, with the first two rounds played in best-of-three sets, before time constraints saw the rest of the swiss rounds changed to a best-of-one format. Top ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: Good Games Top Ryde #1 – Standings and Usage Stats

  The weekend of all weekends saw VGC evens throughout the country in practically every single state. Here we have results from a New South Wales Premier Challenge, something we don’t get our hands on too often. Congratulations to Martin for taking out the event! Top Cut Teams 1. Martin Larumbe P-Groudon/Xerneas/M-Kangaskhan/M-Salamence/Talonflame/Smeargle 2. Corey M P-Groudon/Dialga/Mawile/Whimsicott/Landorus-T/Cresselia 3. Daniel Walker Gourgeist/Thundurus/Mawile/Kyogre/Kyurem-B/Hitmontop ...

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2016 Australian VGC Regionals: May Round-Up

Each month, we post a round-up of all VGC events throughout the country, this month is our Regional Edition of our events round-up! ADELAIDE | MAY 1ST When: Sunday May 1st. Registration:  9:00am -10:00am. Expected finish time: 6pm. Registration form available here / or at the venue Where: The Ellington, Hackney Entry: Free AUCKLAND (NZ) | MAY 7TH When: Saturday ...

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Pokémon Darkrai distribution has made its way to Australia

  From this morning Australian Pokémon fans will be able to join the rest of the world with the distribution of Darkrai to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokémon. Starting May 1 (today), and running until May 24 players will be able to get Darkrai via code distributed exclusively at EB Games Australia! The code will be free and will ...

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