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NPA 9: Draft Analysis and Power Rankings

Posted February 15th 2020 by

With the draft of a brand new season of the National Pokémon Association behind us, power rankings and tier lists are abound! NPA power rankings may frequently be proven wrong, but they’re nevertheless an entertaining activity for players to participate in. In this power ranking, I’ve aimed to judge teams as impartially as possible, while […]

Hi, my name is Lukamir (@LukamirPB), a player from New Jersey, USA who started playing competively in 2017. I took a two-year hiatus following my first season, but thanks to the blossoming scene as a result of the new games, I have returned with a 5th place finish at Dallas Regionals and now a 1st […]

Heya! My name is David Koutesh, but many of you know me under the alias @HamstermaniaVGC on Twitter, where I post screenshots from my long nights on Pokémon Showdown. I try to stay drama free most of the time as I don’t tend to win arguments, so if you’re looking for some good laughs or […]

Introducing the Rose Tower Open #1!

Posted January 24th 2020 by

Introducing the VGC Open #1 of the 2020 season! We at Trainer Tower will be working with Mt. Silver to host the first major event of the Rose Tower Circuit, a community effort which arranges grassroots VGC events for players around the globe. With a prize pool up for grabs and buckets of RP on […]

Darmanitan’s Tactics – Team Report

Posted January 23rd 2020 by

Hello everyone! My name is Felix (onijivgc), a player from Hong Kong who started playing competitively in 2017. I didn’t participate in many events over the past two years, and am trying to get back into VGC this year. Thanks to the rise of online tournaments, I had a lot of opportunities to play against […]