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2016 Australian VGC Retrospective: A Big Season for Some

  With the 2016 VGC season over, and the 2017 season soon to explode with the release of Pokémon Sun and Moon, let’s look back at Australia’s 2016 VGC season, and how it unfolded. The 2016 season once again saw Australia compete under the Championship Points (CP) system as part of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) rating zone. The newly introduced CP ...

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Pokémon TCG: Phantom Forces Top 15 Cards

In accordance with the (pre)release of Phantom Forces, I have compiled a list of the top 15 cards which I think will either see a lot of play, have the potential to change the metagame and/or do something really cool. Does my top 15 match yours? Read on to find out! A couple of words about the set: the set ...

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Draw a Card: Tropical Beach

Ever since my last Draw a Card, I have received many requests to review cards from the newest set to be released: Plasma Blast. Ambirules wrote a fantastic set review on Plasma Blast, and covered almost all cards that people wanted to be covered. However, a portion of voters wanted me to review Tropical Beach in the NXD-PLB format. Tropical ...

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Pokémon TCG Set Review: Plasma Blast

Greetings Pokémon Trainers, in the Pokémon Trading Card Game, we have reached a dull point of sorts. All of the National Championships have been completed and people are working hard to try perfect themselves and their decks before Vancouver. My congratulations to all the Australian Players that have qualified for Worlds and I wish them the best of luck in representing our ...

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Draw a Card: Accelgor DEX 11

Hello, Pokémon Australia! For those who don’t know who I am, my name is Kaiwen Kuan, and I am a Pokemon TCG player from Victoria. I currently play in the senior division; I’ve had marginal success this season, with my highest point being when I won the 2013 National Championships, but this article is not about that! Today, I’ll be ...

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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity is out in Australia

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity is released today in stores as well as on the Nintendo eShop in Australia. Like all Mystery Dungeon games, you play a human who has turned into a Pokémon of the player’s choosing. In Gates To Infinity, your character has a vision of a Munna being chased by a Hydriegon. The player then enters ...

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Plasma Freeze Set Review

Foreword: Hello everyone! My name is Michael Zirnsak and I am an Australian TCG Player. Today I’m going to give you a set review for the newest English set: Plasma Freeze. Plasma Freeze is an interesting set; there are plenty of good non-EX Pokémon in here like Absol, Kingdra and Kyurem, but most of them are Team Plasma Pokémon. This ...

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Plasma Storm Set Review

Foreword: Hello everyone! My name is Michael Zirnsak and I’m an Australian TCG player. So my first article is going to be very simple, a Plasma Storm Set Review with my Top 10 Cards in the set after the analysis. As far as February sets go Plasma Storm is one of the best we’ve had in a while, with amazing ...

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