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PokéMelbourne VGC2016 Tournament – EB Games Swanston Street

   The annual PokéMelbourne tournament at EB Games Swanston has been revealed today, as they kick off the year with their first VGC 2016 event. Date: Saturday, January 30th 2016 Time: 9:30am Venue: EB Games Swanston Street, Melbourne Rules: VGC 2016 Full Rules: http://bit.ly/1PJPo3m Registration Form: http://bit.ly/1JqOuYd Player Cap: There will be a numbers cap on the event of 128 ...

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Australian TCG City Championships: January Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all TCG events that will be happening throughout Australia. If you click on any event, it will take you to the full details which are on our Events Calendar TAS: January 9 @9:00am – Area 52 City Championship TAS: January 10 @9:00am – BattleAxe Games City Championship WA: January 17 ...

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VGC Premier Challenge: NLG Morwell Blaziken #3 – Standings and Usage Stats

  Yesterday kicked off Premier Challenges around the country for 2016, with the first event taking place at NLG Morwell, Victoria, (event details here). The event saw 27 Masters rise to the occasion, a congratulations goes to Nihal Noor (@UchihaX96) for taking out the PC. Below are the usage stats for all 27 Masters Kangaskhan 67% Groudon 67% Xerneas 63% ...

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Australian VGC Premier Challenges: January Round-Up

  Each month, we will be posting a round-up of all VGC Premier Challenges that will be happening throughout Australia. If you click on any event, it will take you to the full details which are on our Events Calendar VIC January 3 @10:00am –NLG Morwell: Pokémon Blaziken VGC Premier Challenge #3 January 9 @9:00am – Good Games Box Hill: ...

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Top Players, Top Pokémon #3: Matthew Roe (RoeyVGC) and Salamence

Hello, Matthew! I hear that you like Salamence? Why do you like to use it competitively? I like using Salamence due to its excellent combination of physical & special attacking prowess, backed by deceptively decent bulk (95/130/90) and a fantastic speed stat (Base 120). Additionally; from an aesthetics point of view, it just looks cool! Do you have a set ...

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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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Pokémon VGC: Worlds Qualification information for Australia

  Hello Australia! There have been some long-awaited changes to the system for World Championships qualification globally. We’re here to let you know what these changes mean for the Australian circuit in 2016, and how YOU can get to the 2016 Pokémon World Championships! The link to the post on the official Pokémon website can be found here. So you’re ...

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Pokémon VGC 2016 Rules Announced

The Pokémon Company International has finally released the new ruleset for the upcoming 2016 VGC season! These rules will come into effect on January 1st 2016. As some of you will already be aware, these rules are a massive throwback to the days of VGC’10, but with some minor changes. Here are the rules regarding team construction: Trainers will play either ...

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Top Players, Top Pokémon #2: Sam Schweitzer (SamVGC) and Porygon2

We’re back! Recently, I spoke with Sam Schweitzer (SamVGC), an Australian player living in the US. He’s recently had a huge breakout in their circuit, and he took some time out to share with us his MVP from his last few tournaments. Hello, Sam! I hear that you like Porygon2? Why do you like to use it competitively? Hi there! ...

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