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Trainer Talk: First Impressions of VGC20

Posted December 8th 2019 by

Ultra series is coming to a close, and the release of a brand new Generation of Pokémon games in Sword and Shield has caused much excitement. Many VGC players are eager to explore the next format—the allure of so many new Pokémon to play around with is tough to resist! What are their first impressions […]

With a new Generation of Pokémon come new features, nerfs, and buffs which any aspiring competitive player should be aware of. Read on to learn the most important things you should know about the jump from Generation 7 to 8! Dynamaxing Dynamaxing is the main new feature for competitive play in SwSh. The basics are […]

VGC20 Pokémon Attributes Database

Posted November 25th 2019 by

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The Wild Area is a new, open-world area introduced in Sword and Shield. Much of the post-game grinding will take place here, as the Wild Area provides you with ways to obtain powerful Pokémon, valuable items, and Berries, which means that you’ll undoubtedly want to know your way around it as a competitive player! This […]

While VGC20 rules have not been announced, we are playing off the Battle Stadium Ranked Double Battle ruleset! This is a list of rental teams that new players can use to help them get straight into playing the Pokémon Sword and Shield double battles. You can type the following rental team codes into your Pokémon […]