Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Leaks – CoroCoro July

A new CoroCoro issue is out, and it’s the first since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire have been announced. With it, comes details on Mega Evolutions for starters Sceptile, and Swampert, plus more! Pokémon Mega Sceptile is Grass/Dragon, learning the ability Lightning Rod. Mega Swampert’s typing does not change, but it learns the ability Swift Swim. Mega Diancie’s ability ...

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Australian 2014 Pokémon Video Game National Date Revealed!

Today, Nintendo Australia announced the date we have all eagerly been waiting for: the Australian 2014 Pokémon Video Game National Championships. Date: July 13 2014 Where: Melbourne Town Hall – Main Hall Address: 90-130 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia Click the image to be taken to Nintendo Australia’a facebook page, where you can keep up to date with all ...

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Pokémon XY: Think Fast Competition Registration Live

The official Pokémon website has announced a new type of online tournament called the ‘Think Fast Competition’. With registration opening today, and the competition starting tomorrow June 6, running until June 9. The competition emphasises speed, where trainers will have to make quick decisions on which Pokémon to use, as well as their moves. Trainers will only have a 30-second ...

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2014 June International Challenge Announced

The Pokémon website has announced there will be a 2014 June International Challenge. This will serve as a great training tool for all getting ready to compete in the National Championships happening sometime in July in Australia. June’s International Challenge will begin on Friday June 20 at 10am AEST, and will run for 72 hours. Registrations will open a week ...

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Pokémon VGC Regionals New Zealand: Recap, Teams, and Usage Stats

The last of the Pokémon VGC Regional Championships took place in New Zealand on the weekend. Although New Zealand does not have a set VGC community, players came and battled it out with a full house. Masters: 50 Seniors: 22 Juniors: 4 Juniors had a Round Robin tournament, with a best-0f-three final. Seniors and Masters were Double Elimination best-of-three (with ...

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Inclement Weather: Pokémon VGC Regionals Melbourne Runner-Up Report

Break Down Introduction Team Analysis How it All Worked Out Closing Comments Introduction Since I was living in Thailand last year when we got our last-minute official events and Worlds invites, this was my first Regionals attendance (I’ve been pretty active in the local tournament scene since 2011 though). The day turned out really awesome, smashing Sydney’s numbers by having ...

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Pokémon Events Round Up: May 31

Last but not least, New Zealand finishes off the Video Game Regional Championship roster. Saturday May 30 New Zealand Video Game Regional Championship @ 9:00 am This information is taken from our Events Calendar; anyone can submit an event to our calendar. With this article, we aim to create a valuable source of information players can refer to every week ...

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2DS Bundles Featuring Pokémon X and Y Announced

Earlier today Nintendo Australia announced that Australia would be getting 2DS bundles featuring Pokémon X and Pokémon Y on June 26. There will be two bundles to purchase, one including Pokémon X pre-installed on a 2DS Black + Blue Console, while the other will include Pokémon Y pre-installed on a 2DS Black + Blue console. Both bundles are said to ...

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The Zero Badges Podcast: Introduction + Episode #1

Hey guys, I’d like to thank the team at PokeAus for welcoming us, and letting us collaborate, and affiliate with PokemonAustralia.com. Matt and I have done our best to make sure that the show, which is primarily aimed at the older audience (Seniors and Masters), is “PG” enough. On occasion, we may slip up, and say something which might not ...

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