2016 Australian TCG Nationals – Top Contenders

  This weekend, Melbourne will play host to the 2016 Australian National Championship for the Pokémon Trading Card Game and Video Game. Saturday July 2nd will feature the Swiss rounds from 10am, with Sunday July 3rd holding the TCG finals from 10am and VGC finals from 1:30pm. Over one hundred competitors are expected for each game, vying for the coveted ...

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Pokémon Shaymin 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 Shaymin to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokémon. Starting July 1 (today), and running until July 24 players will be able to get Shaymin via Wi-Fi Mystery Gift download! Players will be able to receive Shaymin into their copy ...

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Couch Warriors hosting Pokkén Tournament event at the Australian Pokémon Nationals!

  The Australian Pokémon National Championships take place this weekend, and Couch Warriors will be there hosting the Pokkén Tournament event which will be running alongside the main event! There will be a Pokkén Tournament area running casual matches throughout the event, with a double elimination tournament taking place on Sunday all being hosted by Couch Warriors, the community who ...

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Schedule for the Australian Pokémon National Championships

  Nintendo Australia’s has released the schedule for the Australian Pokémon National Championships taking place this weekend, July 2 and 3 in Melbourne! The official website has been updated with details on the event including: schedule, prizes and side events. The schedule is as follows: SATURDAY 8:00am: TCG & VGC Registration opens 10:00am: TCG Registration closes 10:00am: TCG Start of ...

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Special Edition Solgaleo / Lunala 3DS announced!

Late last night it was announced that a new special edition New 3DSXL, with artwork featuring Solgaleo and Lunala, will be released in Australia and New Zealand in November, coinciding with the launch of Pokémon Sun and Moon! As is expected following previous similar launches, it is expected that this special edition 3DS will be released on the same day ...

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New Pokemon Sun and Moon information revealed at E3!

Last night, a Twitch stream was run by Nintendo at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). While the vast majority of the stream focused on an upcoming Legend Of Zelda game, new information was also revealed about Pokémon Sun and Moon, in the form of a gameplay demonstration. This included the debut appearance of two new Pokémon: Yungoos is based on a ...

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2016 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Perth: Analysis and Usage Stats

Australia’s Regional Championship season wrapped up over the weekend, with over 120 Masters participating in the Perth Regional Championship on Sunday June 5th, with some even lucky enough to do battle on circular tables. Alister Sandover took out the event, defeating the returning-to-form Sam Pandelis from Victoria in the final. Defending Champion Mustafaa Olomi made the top cut before bowing ...

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2016 Australian Regional Preview: Perth

  This coming Sunday, June 5th, will see Australia’s month-long Regional Championship season wrap up in Perth. 2015 saw Perth visited by a few friends from around the APAC region, including one in the top 4. While we don’t know how many international competitors there will be this year, Perth’s distance from the other capital cities doesn’t dilute the quality ...

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Pokémon Manaphy 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 Manaphy to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokémon. Starting June 1 (today), and running until June 24 players will be able to get Manaphy via Wi-Fi Mystery Gift download! Players will be able to receive Manaphy into their copy ...

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