Tag Archives: championships

2016 Australian Pokemon VGC Nationals – Day 1 Wrap Up

  The first day of Australia’s 2016 National Video Game Championships has come to a close and we’re examining how the day went for Australia’s best Pokemon trainers. The day was streamed by NewGamePlusTV, and commentated by Matthew Roe (@RoeyVGC) and Jesse Wilsone. Huge thank you to them for their fantastic coverage, and to DYoshiiTV for his coverage of the TCG National ...

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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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Australians in the Nugget Bridge Major: Top Cut Edition

  After 9 gruelling weeks of swiss rounds, the Nugget Bridge Major has entered the top cut stages. Well done to all 26 Australians who participated in this tough competition. Whether they performed better or worse than they hoped for, their skills as trainers have surely been sharpened up for the experience. Special congratulations to the three Australians who have ...

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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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2016 Australian Regional Preview: Adelaide

    Hello everyone, and welcome to the Regional Championship season! Adelaide is the first stop on the circuit this year, after being the final stop in 2015. As a part of our 2016 season coverage, we’ll be previewing each Regional as they come, with players and team archetypes we expect to see do well. When: Sunday May 1st. Registration:  ...

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Around the Stadiums: Swampert Series #1 – A Premier Challenge Summary

  Hi everyone, and welcome back to another edition of Around the Stadiums! Today we bring you results from March, the first month of the Swampert Series of Premier Challenges. We will also look at the results from the first Australian Mid Season Showdowns, which have brought with them the first Australians to qualify for a day one invitation to ...

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2016 Australian Pokémon VGC Regional and National Events Announced

  Nintendo AUNZ has just announced a complete list of dates and locations for Australia and New Zealand’s Pokémon Regional Championships, and the National Championships, all in one go! Dates and locations are as follows, in the following order: Adelaide Sunday, May 1 The Ellington, Hackney Auckland (NZ) Saturday, May 7 ANZ Viaduct Events Centre, Auckland Sydney Saturday, May 14 Paddington ...

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