Resources

VGC 2019 Sun Series Speed Tiers

As with most GS Cup-style formats, VGC 2019 is looking like it’s likely to revolve around the key restricted Pokémon on each team and the Pokémon that support them. With so many high-damage moves being thrown around, being faster or slower than a key Pokémon on your opponent’s side of the field can be the difference between getting a KO ...

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2018 Pokemon World Championships

Nashville, Tennessee: August 24-26, 2018 Placing Country Player $ Team Used 1st (5-2) Paul Ruiz $10,000 2nd (6-1) Emilio Forbes $7,500 3rd (6-1) Nils Dunlop $5000 4th (5-2) Yusei Matsuno $5000 5th (5-2) Tomohiro Seki $3000 6th (5-2) Arash Ommati $3000 7th (5-2) Roberto Porretti $3000 8th (5-2) Federico Turano $3000 9th (7-0) Kiwamu Endo $1,500 10th (6-1) Simone Sanvito $1,500 ...

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VGC19 Hashtag Aggregator

In an effort to consolidate early VGC19 sets, teams and replays, Hibiki has created a Discord server which is pulling data from hashtags used on Twitter. This allows for all data to be captured and displayed in one easy to access location. Use the following hashtags on Twitter to have your tweets appear in corresponding channels: 

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Rules for the Pokémon VGC 2019 Season

During this year’s Pokémon World Championships, rules for the Pokémon 2019 Video Game Championship format have been announced! These rules will replace the current VGC 2018 rules from September 4th. Unlike previous seasons, in the 2019 season there won’t be a single format played throughout the year, but instead we will have a different format for each of the season ...

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Useful Moves in VGC18

Below are all of the niche moves for Pokemon in VGC 2018. If you see something missing that definitely belongs on this list, please contact @Braverius via Twitter or let us know in the comments. BOLD indicates the Pokemon can learn the move in USUM but not in SM. Catelog of Categories A) Setup Moves / Stat Boosters B) Speed Control ...

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Glossary of Pokémon VGC Terminology

Not sure what all the jargon and technical terms in our articles mean? We’ve made this glossary to help you out so you don’t get confused when reading our content. Pokémon.com also has a glossary you can check out, as well as further information on a Rules and Resources page. Circuit Specific Terms Tournament Specific Terms Video Game Specific Terms  

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VGC 18 – Useful Items and TMs

In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon there are countless Items and TMs to discover whilst exploring Alola. Below, we’ve listed the most useful Items and TMs that you’re going to need to get you ready for VGC18! Items TMS Find more VGC18 resources here!

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VGC 18 Move Tutors

In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon there are numerous Move Tutors throughout Alola. In VGC18, moves taught by the Move Tutors are allowed in competitive play! Below, we have provided the most important moves your Pokémon can learn from the various Move Tutors. These moves are what we’ve deemed most important for VGC18. Find more VGC18 resources here!

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