Pokémon 20th Anniversary Trailer Emerges

  Hype for the Pokémon 20th Anniversary has kicked off overnight with the Pokémon Company releasing a trailer revealing a plethora of upcoming events and products. It should be noted that these reveals are very focused on the US, and most products seem to be only available from the Pokémon Center website (which does not ship to Australia). Which events ...

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Battle Spot Season 14 to use VGC16 rules!

  It has just been announced that the next season of Battle Spot Special will use VGC16 rules! This means that players can practice official VGC16 games online without having to rely on simulators such as Pokémon Showdown! Season 14 starts January 19th and will run to March 15th 2016. The base rules for this season are as follows: Battle ...

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Pokémon VGC 2016 Rule Changes – A Resource for Judges

Welcome to the Pokemon Video Game 2016 season! What’s changed? Well, most of it comes down to the fact you can now use up to two Legendary Pokemon in a team! And with both Groudon and Kyogre on the list, it means you can have both a Mega Pokemon and a Primal Reversion Pokemon active on your team… at the ...

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TCG City Championship: BattleAxe Games Tasmania – Standings and Usage Stats

  Today we saw the second Australian TCG City Championship which took place at BattleAxe Games. The event saw 25 Masters, 3 Seniors and 3 Juniors, a huge congratulations goes to Michael Kan for taking out the DOUBLE City Championship this weekend in Tasmania! Total Deck Usage for Master Division Night March – 4 (3 w/ Vespiquen) Lucario – 3 ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: Good Games Box Hill Blaziken #1 – Standings and Usage Stats

  Yesterday saw the first Good Games Box Hill Premier Challenge of the year (event details here). The event saw 46 Masters, 7 Seniors and 6 Juniors. A congratulations goes to Haris for taking out the PC! Top 8 Cut Teams 1 Haris Kangaskhan-M / Smeargle / Xerneas / Groudon-P / Crobat / Togekiss 2 Matt Roe Salamence-M / Crobat ...

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TCG City Championship: Area 52 Tasmania – Standings and Usage Stats

  Today kicked off the Australian TCG City Championships, with the first being played at Area 52 in Hobart, Tasmania! The event saw 24 Masters, 5 Seniors and 5 Juniors, a congratulations goes to Michael Kan for taking out the first City Championship of 2016! Total Deck Usage for Master Division Night March – 5 (2 w/ Vespiquen, 1 w/ ...

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2016 International Challenge – January Announced

  The first International Challenge for the 2016 has been announced. Players will be competing for Championship Points, which contribute towards the chances of earning an invitation to the Pokémon World Championship! Details are as follows: Sign-Up Period: January 21st 11am AEDT – January 28th 10:59am AEDT Competition Period: January 29th 11am AEDT – January 31st 10:59 AEDT Participant Limit: ...

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Pokémon Hoopa distribution announced for Australia

  This morning it was announced that Hoopa will be making it’s way down under! Nintendo and PokeCollection revealed that the Hoopa code will be at EB Games, JB Hi-Fi and Big W stores in Australia, and EB Games and JB Hi-Fi stores in New Zealand stores from January 18 to January 29.  The code will be free and will ...

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Pokémon Event Calendar Tool

Hello everyone! My name is Tim (also known as the PokeDad), and I’m the newest member of the PokéAus team. Today I’m going to take you through a tool that you might find handy if you’re wanting to stay up to date with official Pokémon events going on in your area, the Pokémon Event Calendar Tool! (Yea, the naming department ...

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PokéMelbourne VGC2016 Tournament – EB Games Swanston Street

   The annual PokéMelbourne tournament at EB Games Swanston has been revealed today, as they kick off the year with their first VGC 2016 event. Date: Saturday, January 30th 2016 Time: 9:30am Venue: EB Games Swanston Street, Melbourne Rules: VGC 2016 Full Rules: http://bit.ly/1PJPo3m Registration Form: http://bit.ly/1JqOuYd Player Cap: There will be a numbers cap on the event of 128 ...

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