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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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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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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 Pokémon VGC Regionals – Melbourne: Analysis and Usage Stats

  Over 300 trainers descended on the Collingwood Town Hall on Sunday May 29th for the Melbourne Regional Championships, with 185 of them being in the Masters age group. Masters played 8 best-of-one Swiss rounds, with the top cut of 8 playing best-of-three sets. A stream was run from round 6 onwards, set up and hosted at twitch.tv/dyoshiitv by Brad ...

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2016 Australian Regional Preview: Melbourne

  Australia’s Regional Championship season ploughs on to its penultimate destination, Melbourne, this weekend. Historically the biggest Regional on the Australian circuit, and as the home to many strong trainers, Melbourne will be as tough as ever to win this year, especially with no Fire Emblem release to tempt trainers away this weekend. When: Sunday May 29th Registration: 9-10am Expected ...

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Australian VGC Premier Challenges: May Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all VGC Premier Challenges that will be happening throughout Australia. This month we also have VGC Regionals taking place throughout the country, you can find all details for Regionals here. VIC May 15 @9:00am – NLG Morwell: Pokémon Swampert VGC Premier Challenge #3 NSW May 21 @9:00am – Good Games ...

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2016 Australian VGC Regionals: May Round-Up

Each month, we post a round-up of all VGC events throughout the country, this month is our Regional Edition of our events round-up! ADELAIDE | MAY 1ST When: Sunday May 1st. Registration:  9:00am -10:00am. Expected finish time: 6pm. Registration form available here / or at the venue Where: The Ellington, Hackney Entry: Free AUCKLAND (NZ) | MAY 7TH When: Saturday ...

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VGC Mid-Season Showdown: Melbourne – Standings and Usage Stats

  Melbourne finally saw itself hold a Mid-Season Showdown the weekend that just passed! Congratulations to Nicholas Bingham for taking out the event! Top 8 Cut Teams 1. Nicholas Bingham Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Talonflame/Salamence 2. Nihal Noor Gengar/Whimsicott/Kyurem-W/Salamence/Sableye/Groudon 3. Jay Tyrell Groudon/Yveltal/Kangaskhan/Mawile/Talonflame/Thundurus-I 4. James Katsaros Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Thundurus-I/Talonflame 5. Steven Currie Groudon/Xerneas/Kangaskhan/Smeargle/Talonflame/Amoonguss 6. Bailey Owen Groudon/Kyogre/Salamence/Thundurus-I/Smeargle/Ferrothorn 7. Timothy Walsh Groudon/Kyogre/Bronzong/Kangaskhan/Thundurus-I/Salamence 8. Bailey Gabbell Kyogre/Rayquaza/Talonflame/Raichu/Ferrothorn/Gengar Top ...

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