Reports

Tag You’re It!— A 10th Place NAIC Team Report

Hello there! My name is Kyle Livinghouse, but some of you may know me as Animus. To those of you who don’t, I embarked on my VGC journey in the early 2015 format and never looked back. Since then, I’ve attended 3 Regionals along with a few locals around the New Jersey/Philadelphia area. While the results of these events were ...

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No Substitute for Sun – Top 16 NAIC / Season Report

What’s going on guys? My name is Leonard Craft III, but some of you might know me better as DaWoblefet. I’ve been playing VGC since 2013, but I’ve been enjoying Pokémon all of my life. In addition to competing at tournaments, I like to explore the inner workings of the game with mechanics research, and I also love to press ...

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A Snow Warning in July

My name is Ben Grissmer, also known as Chef. I’m relatively new VGC player, starting last summer when I went to the 2017 NA Internationals. If you know me, you know I mostly stick to using the best two weathers in the game: sand and hail. In my short time playing, all my notable finishes have been using one or ...

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Two Dreams, One Team – A Top 32 NAIC Team Report

Hey all! My name is Justin Frys, or @RexChaosVGC. I’m currently a 21 year old who just finished my first full season of competing in the Pokemon VGC circuit (Yes, I got into it a bit late). While I had played things like Pokemon Showdown and Battle Spot since late 2014, I only attended my first live event in February ...

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Everything’s Coming Up Aces – Top 16 NAIC Team Report

Art by the amazing @TamtamVGC! It was about time. Introduction Hey there. My name’s Jake, and this past weekend, I placed 12th at the 2018 North American International Championships. If you know one thing about my Pokémon career, it’s that this tournament has plagued me ever since I started playing. Between 2015 and 2017, I had 5 different chances to ...

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SiuHin – Hong Kong MSS & Regional Champion Report

I am Yuen Nga Hin (SiuHin) from Hong Kong. Twitter: @SiuHinVGC Blog: http://siuhin.blog.fc2.com HKVGC website: http://playpokemonhk.com Despite winning a few Midseason Showdowns and an Open in my four years of VGC career, (and getting four consecutive Worlds invites), I hadn’t (until now) won any Regionals. Fortunately, this year I won the biggest tournament in Hong Kong! Many thanks to my ...

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