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VGC19 Ultra Series – Sample Teams

This is a list of sample teams that new players can use to help them get straight into playing the VGC19 Ultra Series format. We believe these teams are a great starting point for any player getting into VGC, or needing ideas for a team! We encourage you to use these teams as a guide for making your very own ...

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VGC 19 Sample Moveset & EV Spread Compendium

Dialga Dusk Mane Necrozma Groudon Ho-oh Kyogre Lunala Palkia Solgaleo Xerneas Yveltal Zygarde Amoonguss Crobat Ferrothorn Gengar Incineroar Kartana Landorus-Therian Ludicolo Lurantis Smeargle Stakataka Talonflame Tapu Fini Tapu Koko Tapu Lele Tornadus-Incarnate Toxicroak Tsareena Venusaur Zapdos

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A Comprehensive Introduction to VGC

Part 1: Tell Me More! 1.1 What is VGC? If you’re reading this article, you’ve probably already got some sort of idea of what VGC is about, but it never hurts to go over things! VGC, which stands for Video Game Championships, is the name of The Pokémon Company International’s officially endorsed competitive format. Some of you may already be ...

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VGC 2019 Sun Series Speed Tiers

As with most GS Cup-style formats, VGC 2019 is looking like it’s likely to revolve around the key restricted Pokémon on each team and the Pokémon that support them. With so many high-damage moves being thrown around, being faster or slower than a key Pokémon on your opponent’s side of the field can be the difference between getting a KO ...

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2018 Pokemon World Championships

Nashville, Tennessee: August 24-26, 2018 Placing Country Player $ Team Used 1st (5-2) Paul Ruiz $10,000 2nd (6-1) Emilio Forbes $7,500 3rd (6-1) Nils Dunlop $5000 4th (5-2) Yusei Matsuno $5000 5th (5-2) Tomohiro Seki $3000 6th (5-2) Arash Ommati $3000 7th (5-2) Roberto Porretti $3000 8th (5-2) Federico Turano $3000 9th (7-0) Kiwamu Endo $1,500 10th (6-1) Simone Sanvito $1,500 ...

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VGC19 Hashtag Aggregator

In an effort to consolidate early VGC19 sets, teams and replays, Hibiki has created a Discord server which is pulling data from hashtags used on Twitter. This allows for all data to be captured and displayed in one easy to access location. Use the following hashtags on Twitter to have your tweets appear in corresponding channels: 

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Rules for the Pokémon VGC 2019 Season

During this year’s Pokémon World Championships, rules for the Pokémon 2019 Video Game Championship format have been announced! These rules will replace the current VGC 2018 rules from September 4th. Unlike previous seasons, in the 2019 season there won’t be a single format played throughout the year, but instead we will have a different format for each of the season ...

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Useful Moves in VGC18

Below are all of the niche moves for Pokemon in VGC 2018. If you see something missing that definitely belongs on this list, please contact @Braverius via Twitter or let us know in the comments. BOLD indicates the Pokemon can learn the move in USUM but not in SM. Catelog of Categories A) Setup Moves / Stat Boosters B) Speed Control ...

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