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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2018 Portland Regionals

Portland, Oregon: 3/24/18-3/25/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Adrian Sigler 200 $1,000 2nd Yuanhao Li 160 $500 3rd Gary Qian 130 $250 4th Jeremy Shacket 130 $250 5th Quinn Johnston 100 – 6th Samuel Haarsma 100 – 7th Alberto Lara 100 – 8th River Davis 100 – Usage Usage % Pokémon 5 62.5% 4 50% 2 25% 1 ...

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2018 Perth Regionals

Perth, Australia: 3/24/18-3/25/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Benjamin O’Niell 200 $1,000 2nd Mitch Kendrick 160 $500 3rd Alexander Poole 130 $250 4th Brian Ameede 130 $250 5th Henry Rich 100 – 6th Eike Marvin Gilcher 100 – 7th Nicholas Bingham 100 – 8th Chris Marr 100 – Usage Usage % Pokémon 4 50% 3 37.5% 2 25% ...

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2018 Portland Regional Championships preview

While the southeast had their shot to claim a regional title last week, this weekend’s Portland Regional Championships offers the northwest a chance to do the same. It will be an… intimate regional, to say the least. So far, only 91 masters have registered. There will be a champion all the same, though, and it’s our job to tell you ...

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VGC18 Pokémon Analysis – Charizard-Y

Written by Jeremy Gross Championships Battle Season 8 Ranking: 7th Pokemon Showdown! January Rankings –  Unweighted: 7th (17.77703%) 1500: 5th (20.55929%) 1630: 4th (23.11132%) 1760: 7th (21.74931%)   Mega Charizard Y has been one of the top Mega Evolutions in almost every format it has been allowed in (bar the one where it had to compete with Primal Groudon) since its introduction ...

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2018 Charlotte Regionals

Charlotte, North Carolina: 3/17/18-3/18/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Wolfe Glick 200 $2,000 2nd Ashton Cox 160 $1,000 3rd Nathan Wright 130 $500 4th Sean Bannen 130 $500 5th Brian Youm 100 $250 6th Benjamin Hartman 100 $250 7th Jakob Swilley 100 $250 8th Joseph Costagliola 100 $250 Usage Usage % Pokémon 4 50% 3 37.5% 2 25% ...

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