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Je Suis Un Champion – An interview with the Adelaide Mid-Season Showdown Winner

Hello VGC players. During March there have been a number of Mid-Season Showdown events held in Australia – starting in Adelaide and followed by Hobart, Sydney and Perth. Recently I had the opportunity to catch up with Haris Sahovic (@HSahovic), the winner of the Adelaide Mid-Season Showdown and a player with several strong results at events in Melbourne this season. So Haris, can ...

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Around The Stadiums: Blaziken Series #1 – A Premier Challenge Summary

  Hello all! All of us here at PokeAus hope you had an enjoyable and safe time over the Christmas/New Year period. This edition of Around the Stadiums covers the first month of the Blaziken Premier Challenge series, which was also the last month of events operating under the VGC2015 ruleset. From January, all events will be conducted using the ...

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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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From Wannabe to Professional – Asia Pacific Circuit Top 2 Report

Hello and thank you for clicking into this report. My name is Phil Nguyen, also known as Boomguy. I am a 27-year-old part time professional Pokémon VGC player from Brisbane, Australia. OK, so what I don’t get paid to play Pokémon video games but I treat it as my profession so I can become the World Champion. Most of us on ...

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Deafinate Victory to the Top : A 2015 Australian Pokémon VGC Nationals Top 4 Report

Hello! My name is Jackson Lakey, but some of you might know me as FamousDeaf. I’ve played competitive Pokémon since 2012, after Nicholas Steer introduced me to the VGC format, and since then I have loved it. Over the past few years, I’ve watched the best players on YouTube, Pokémon Showdown and the Live Tournament on Nugget Bridge, and have ...

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Marching to the Beat of my Own Drum: A 2015 Australian Pokémon VGC Nationals 1st Seed Swiss Report

Hi, my name is Nicholas Bingham, also known as the guy in the Scraggy costume at Nats and as SpiritBomber on Nuggetbridge. I’m a year 12 student and a founding member of the Pokémon group known as the Ludicolo Patrol seen dancing on almost every Pokémon video in Australia. I started playing Pokémon competitively last year finishing in the top ...

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Milk-Free – A Dandenong Delphox League Challenge Report

Greetings all, and welcome to my report on the Dandenong Next Level Games Delphox League Challenge (04/10/14). As the title suggests (somewhat), I played Butterfree/Miltank. Whilst it is more commonly known as ButterMilk, other fun names include Tank Butter and Free Tank. I’ve wanted to play this deck for a while as it offers Stage 2 evolution speed (of the ...

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I Just Wanna Watch The Conkeldurr Burn: A 2014 Australian Nationals and LCQ Senior Report!

Hey Everyone! My name is Bailey, although I’m often referred to as BargensVGC on Nugget Bridge and Twitter or PokemonBattlesAus on Showdown. I recently competed in a number of Pokémon tournaments, including the May and June Junior International Challenges, placing 1st and 2nd respectively in Australia, as well as the National Championships in Melbourne. I also got the opportunity to ...

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