2019 VGC Worlds Day 2 Summary – Pre NAIC

Day 2 in NA This year’s day 2 race has been extremely interesting. The top 6 have been killing it all year, with nine regional wins and five internationals top cuts this year alone. The top 4 are secured for day 2 and are really just playing for stipends. It is generally the same story for Nick and Justin however, ...

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2019 Jönköping, Sweden Regional

Jönköping, Sweden: 6/16/19 – 6/17/19 # Player CP $ Team Used 1 Marco Hemantha Kaludura Silva 200 $1,000 2 David Koutesh 160 $500 3 Alexander Becker 130 $250 4 Ben Kyriakou 130 $250 5 Sam Bentham 100 — 6 Nicole Saeed 100 — 7 Jonathan Marston 100 — 8 Pontus Westerlund 100 — Usage Usage % Pokémon 5 62.5% 4 ...

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SolgRay – A 2019 Japan Nationals Champion’s Report

Translation by @TamtamVGC (if you find any errors, feel free to DM me!). Big thanks to @vivalavlade for helping me out with sections I was uncertain about. Original team report by @hirosipoke (Kimura Hirofumi). Hello, Ka’El here. Following up on last years’ Japanese Nationals, I managed to win in 2019 as well. I want to thank all the people who ...

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Championship Point Wrap Up: A 2019 North America Analysis

Written and Compiled by Justin Wan With the distribution of Championship Points this season, players have been playing year-round to get themselves in a favorable position going into the North American International Championships. The top players will fight over the top eight spots of their respective rating zones in an attempt to bypass the first day of the 2019 Pokémon ...

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Korea League Final 2019

Korean Nationals: 6/9/19 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st Hyungwoo Shin 200 2nd Junghoon Jang 100 3rd Taeseok Roe 70 4th Suwoong Cheong 70 5th Seongjae Jung 50 6th Sejun Park 50 7th Minwoo Lim 50 8th Hyunjun Jung 50 9th Gyumin Lee 30 10th Gwanghyuck Park 30 11th Junghoon Shin 30 12th Kyungmin Jeon 30 13th Samuel Kim 30 ...

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Blue Stream – A Spring Scramble 1st Place Team Report

Hello, everyone! I’m Mohamed Nihal, more commonly known as Mr.GX online. I got into Pokémon VGC after watching the inspirational Worlds 2014 finals. Due to a lack of events, I’m forced to rely on online grassroots tournaments and the Showdown ladder to play competitively. As such, I was thrilled to take part in the Trainer Tower Scramble. The team I ...

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2019 Japan Nationals

Japan Nationals: 6/8/19 – 6/9/19 # Player Invite Paste Team Used 1 Hirofumi Kimura Day 2 Paste 2 Terada Takurou Day 2 Paste 3 Mizobuchi Naoto Day 2 Paste 4 Katayama Yuuta Day 2 Paste 5 Yamane Ryuusei Day 2 Paste 6 Hiraga Taka’aki Day 2 Paste 7 Harada Takuya Day 2 Paste 8 Souma Takumi Day 2 Paste Usage ...

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Light of Destruction! A Spring Scramble Top 8 Team Report

Hello! I’m Ramsés Quintana (@kaoru_kitsune), a Spanish Pokémon VGC player who is finishing his Business Studies at University. I have been playing Pokémon VGC since 2015, and just recently I finished in top 8 of the Trainer Tower Spring Scramble. I am very happy to have the opportunity to write this report for Trainer Tower. Team’s Achievements Trainer Tower Spring ...

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Guide to DOU

Hey, EzraelVGC here. I write this guide to make DOU accessible to VGC players; in particular, players who have played VGC 2018. Learning to play DOU was a really fun experience, and I currently enjoy DOU more than VGC 2019 by a decent margin. A lot of VGC players would have fun with DOU, but don’t know the common sets ...

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