Draw a Card #6: Crobat

  Today lets talk about Crobat PHF, a card that has been around for a while now and we’ve probably seen performing its support damage increase role before. The main strategy with the crobat line is always the same; evolve through the Zubat to Golbat to place two damage counters on your opponents field, and then evolve again into Crobat ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: NLG Morwell Blaziken #3 – Standings and Usage Stats

  Yesterday kicked off Premier Challenges around the country for 2016, with the first event taking place at NLG Morwell, Victoria, (event details here). The event saw 27 Masters rise to the occasion, a congratulations goes to Nihal Noor (@UchihaX96) for taking out the PC. Below are the usage stats for all 27 Masters Kangaskhan 67% Groudon 67% Xerneas 63% ...

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Australian VGC Premier Challenges: January Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all VGC Premier Challenges that will be happening throughout Australia. If you click on any event, it will take you to the full details which are on our Events Calendar VIC January 3 @10:00am –NLG Morwell: Pokémon Blaziken VGC Premier Challenge #3 January 9 @9:00am – Good Games Box Hill: ...

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Top Players, Top Pokémon #3: Matthew Roe (RoeyVGC) and Salamence

Hello, Matthew! I hear that you like Salamence? Why do you like to use it competitively? I like using Salamence due to its excellent combination of physical & special attacking prowess, backed by deceptively decent bulk (95/130/90) and a fantastic speed stat (Base 120). Additionally; from an aesthetics point of view, it just looks cool! Do you have a set ...

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VGC 2016 Spotlight Report #1: Zygarde

  Hey guys, Phil here and welcome to my new set of articles about VGC 2016. These articles will summarise my channel’s VGC’16 content, or more specifically where I’m spotlighting an unpopular Pokémon and how to use it. You can view my first video in the series below, or alternatively you can visit my channel. #1 Zygarde Today I’ll be ...

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Around The Stadiums: Sceptile Series #2 – A Premier Challenge Summary

  Hello all, and welcome back to another edition of the Around the Stadiums Premier Challenge (PC) results wrap up. This edition will be the second and final edition of the Sceptile PC Series, with the Blaziken Series speed boosting off from December 1st. We’ve had PCs in four states over the last couple of weekends, so there is plenty ...

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Pokémon VGC: Worlds Qualification information for Australia

  Hello Australia! There have been some long-awaited changes to the system for World Championships qualification globally. We’re here to let you know what these changes mean for the Australian circuit in 2016, and how YOU can get to the 2016 Pokémon World Championships! The link to the post on the official Pokémon website can be found here. So you’re ...

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Draw a Card #5: Promo Cards

  Hey there Trainers, and welcome to a different Draw a Card article, where we are looking at Promo Cards! The Pokémon Company has been on a roll lately, releasing at least three very playable promo cards, and as I couldn’t decide which one to talk about, let’s have a look at all of them. In particular, I love the ...

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Pokémon VGC 2016 Rules Announced

The Pokémon Company International has finally released the new ruleset for the upcoming 2016 VGC season! These rules will come into effect on January 1st 2016. As some of you will already be aware, these rules are a massive throwback to the days of VGC’10, but with some minor changes. Here are the rules regarding team construction: Trainers will play either ...

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