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Eeveelution Solutions: Enhancing your Stage 1 GXs

The latest Pokémon Trading Card game expansion Sun and Moon graces the world with five new Stage 1 GX Pokémon. These are Lurantis GX, Gumshoos GX, Lycanroc GX, Espeon GX and Umbreon GX. These GX Pokémon have the power of a mega, but are classified as a stage 1 rather than an evolved Pokémon. This means they can utilise the ...

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Pokémon TCG: Uncovering the Secrets of Sun and Moon

  As inhabitants of Earth, we’re lucky enough to be treated to the Sun and Moon every day and night respectively*. Only once will we be treated to the release of the Pokémon Trading Card Game Sun and Moon set. The Sun is an incredibly important star, and the Moon is a body of astronomical importance. But how important will ...

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EXP Gaming: 2017 EXP Circuit Announced

  Last week, EXP Gaming announced their first ever non-official Pokémon Video Game Circuit for Pokémon fans in Australia! The Circuit kicks off on January 27th and runs until August. Smaller events throughout the year give points which help you work towards qualifying for the “Invitational” near the end of the Circuit. Due to this, EXP has introduced a $10 ...

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Rotom’s VGC Resources: Playing with VGC 2017 Rules

  As of December 1st, 2016, all Pokemon Video Game Championship (VGC) tournaments will require players to use Pokémon Sun or Moon games to compete. With the new Pokémon included in these new games, there are new rules that players have to play by. Rules for VGC 2017 can be found here. Pokémon that appear on the Alola PokéDex can ...

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Pokémon TCG: Evolutions Pre-Release Locations and Details

  Hello Pokémon Players! The latest expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game, XY Evolutions will be released on the 2nd November 2016. As per usual for new TCG expansions, a number of distributors and retailers will be holding pre-release events in October. So whether you’re a TCG veteran, or a new player looking to jump in, pre-releases are an ...

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Sun and Moon Trailer – New Pokémon, Aether Foundation and Ultra Beasts Revealed

  Late last night more Pokémon Sun and Moon news emerged from Pokémon’s official YouTube Channel! The video revealed new Pokémon, time changes between Sun and Moon, Dexio and Sina, the Aether Foundation and Ultra Beasts – Pokémon which are feared by the population because of their power. New Pokémon Type: Null This mysterious Normal-type Pokémon appears to be a ...

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Changes announced for Pokémon TCG Pre-release Tournaments

  Changes have been announced for Pokémon TCG pre-release tournaments aiming to make the tournaments more competitive and fun! Pokémon TCG pre-release events are events which take place roughly two weeks before the release of a new TCG expansion. For future expansions, the format of pre-release tournaments will be different. Rather then just building a deck out of the booster ...

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Draw a Card #7: Giratina EX

  Today we are talking about Giratina EX from the Ancient Origins set. The card itself boasts some decent stats: standard 170HP, hefty three retreat cost, one attack and one ability. The Ability Renegade Pulse prevents all effects of attacks, including damage, done to Giratina EX by your opponents Mega Pokémon. Historically, Safeguard-style effects have always been useful, who doesn’t ...

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Draw a Card #6: Crobat

  Today lets talk about Crobat PHF, a card that has been around for a while now and we’ve probably seen performing its support damage increase role before. The main strategy with the crobat line is always the same; evolve through the Zubat to Golbat to place two damage counters on your opponents field, and then evolve again into Crobat ...

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VGC 2016 Spotlight Report #1: Zygarde

  Hey guys, Phil here and welcome to my new set of articles about VGC 2016. These articles will summarise my channel’s VGC’16 content, or more specifically where I’m spotlighting an unpopular Pokémon and how to use it. You can view my first video in the series below, or alternatively you can visit my channel. #1 Zygarde Today I’ll be ...

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