A Mega Mix Up – Top 8 São Paulo Challenge Report

Hello everyone! My name is Meghan Hyman (@PinkySylvie on Twitter and PinkSylvie on here and SD). I am a player from the Midwest, USA, and started playing competitively late 2015. This was my first large (non pc/mss) cut at a tournament. This team started out as an attempt to play something a bit slower, and test Venusaur. Venusaur was something ...

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2018 Stuttgart Regionals

Stuttgart; Germany: 4/14/18-4/15/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Guiseppe Musicco 200 $2,000 2nd Ernest Azanza 160 $1,000 3rd Arash Ommati 130 $500 / 4th Ben Kyriakou 130 $500 5th Michele Gavelli 100 $250 6th Matthias Sucholdulski 100 $250 7th Robin Langer 100 $250 8th Andrea di Tivoli 100 $250 A / indicates that a Pokemon was removed due ...

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2018 Malaysia Special Event

Malaysia: 4/6/18-4/7/18 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st  Benjamin Tan 200 2nd  Alister Sandover 160 3rd  Ang Wei Wen 130 4th  Khalid Alhuraiz 130 5th  Martin Teo 100 6th  JS Deo 100 7th  Joel Lee Jia Pei 100 8th  Yoko Taguma 100 Usage Usage % Pokémon 6 75% 3 37.5% 2 25% (1) 1 12.5%

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VGC18 Pokémon Analysis – Volcarona

Written by Zac Emerzian Pokemon Showdown! January Rankings –  Unweighted: 26th (6.47749%) 1500: 22nd (7.23836%) 1630: 20th (8.22456%) 1760: 25th (6.73196%)   Everyone’s favorite fire moth has returned to VGC. However, now more than ever, Volcarona finds stiff competition in the Fire Pokemon department. Much of the Heat Wave spamming limelight was taken by Mega Charizard-Y when X and Y rolled ...

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An American Invasion into Prague! Top 8 Team Report

Hello everyone, Pd0nZ here. Long time player, first time report writer. In this report, I am going to talk about the team that I piloted to a 7-0 Swiss run in the Prague Special Event. Before I do so, however, you may be wondering how an American even ended up in Prague in the first place, especially with Charlotte Regionals ...

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2018 Bolivia Special Event

Santa Cruz de la Sierra; Bolivia: 3/31/18 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st  Dorian Andres Quinones Vallejos 200 2nd  Juean Paul Lopez 160 3rd  Heriberto Pacaje 130 4th  Jesús Falon 130 5th  José Ignacio Pardo 100 6th  Giovanni Aranibar 100 7th  Diego Alexander Camacho 100 8th  Francisco Alca 100 Usage Usage % Pokémon 5 62.5% 4 50% 3 37.5% (1, ...

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VGC18 Pokémon Analysis – Tyranitar

Written by Damon Murdoch Championships Battle Season 8 Ranking: 8th Pokemon Showdown! January Rankings –  Unweighted: 12th (11.81300%) 1500: 12th (13.24225%) 1630: 11th (14.52369%) 1760: 11th (15.06136%) Throughout the history of VGC, Tyranitar has frequently been used as a disruptive weather setter to counter strategies such as rain or sun. It also has been used to drive teams built around its ...

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2018 Korean Spring League

South Korea: 4/31/18 Special Thanks to SpringsVGC for doing team collection! Placing Player Team Used 1st Dukkabi 2nd Enq Top 4 Kana Top 4 Garam Top 8 KrelCROC Top 8 Floatzel Top 8 Udon Top 8 Seognmo Byun Top 16 Reo Top 16 Ash Top 16 Anmali Top 16 Joongyu Top 16 SnorliumZ Top 16 Jeil Top 16 Seondo Top ...

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Just Playing for Kicks – Oceania International Championships 3rd Place and Singapore Open Champion Report

Hey everyone, my name is Isaac Lam (@hashiriyadon). I’m a Singapore-born permanent resident of New Zealand who’s had a keen interest in competitive Pokémon for as long as I can remember, and finished 3rd in Video Games at the 2018 Oceania International Championships in Sydney. Today, my partner Chelsea Tan (@KomalaVGC) and I have come together to share this report ...

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