2018 Toronto Regional Preview

Written by Nicholas Borghi Difficulty Rating /5 (3 Viable Water Types out of 5) This Regional is going to be extremely strong, but very small compared to other Regionals we’ve seen this season. With a player cap of 128 (recently it was slightly expanded, but we don’t know by how much as of yet), it will be a very hard ...

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2018 Salt Lake City Regionals

Salt Lake City, Utah; United States: 5/5/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Matthew Greaves 200 $1,000 2nd Emilio Estrada 160 $500 3rd Cade Bowles 130 $250 4th Joseph Selmer 130 $250 5th Giovanni Costa 100 – / 6th Jerry Meyers 100 – / 7th James Eakes 100 – 8th Eugene Vizel 100 – / A / indicates that ...

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2018 Salt Lake City Regionals Preview

Written by Matthew Jackson Coming off the LATAM International, players from all around the US will be heading to Salt Lake to try to prove themselves in the last Regional out west! Difficulty Rating  / 5 (You already know) While this may not be the most-attended Regional the US has had this year, that doesn’t mean players won’t be attending. ...

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Costa Rica Special Event #2

Costa Rica: 4/28/18 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st  Joan Mena 200 2nd  Christopher Solis 160 3rd  Esteban Molina 130 4th  Enio Fronseca 130 5th  Max Morales 100 6th  Carlos Perez 100 7th  Victor Gonzalez 100 8th  Andres Parada 100 Usage Usage % Pokémon 5 67.5% 4 50% 2 25% 1 12.5%

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2018 Latin America Internationals

Sao Paulo; Brazil: 4/27/18-4/29/18 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Carson Confer 500 $3,000 2nd Alberto Lara 400 $2,000 3rd Eric Rios 320 $1,000 4th Melvin Keh 320 $1,000 5th Alex Gomez 250 $750 6th Jean Paul Lopez Buiza 250 $750 7th Raul Ramirez 250 $750 / 8th Nico Davide Cognetta 250 $750 A / indicates that a Pokemon ...

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2018 Sao Paulo International Championships Preview

Written by Jeremy Gross and Nicholas Borghi Difficulty Rating /5 (4 Komala sleeping on LATAM out of 5) The Komala may be sleeping on LATAM, but you probably shouldn’t. Their player pool continues to grow stronger with each passing season. Whether it’s enough for them to successfully defend their international, or if it will fall to invaders again remains to ...

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It’s a Trap! – Stuttgart Regional Champion Report

My name is Giuseppe Musicco and I’m a player from Italy, known online as Peppe (@peppemusicco). You may have seen me as a ladder player on Pokémon Showdown in VGC 17, with the name “Il Koho del Pardo”. Team’s Achievements I used this team to reach a 1800+ rating on Pokémon Showdown and then won the Stuttgart Regional Championship! This ...

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