Ending a Drought – Top 16 Dallas Regional Report

Hi! My name’s Vishy Vasudevan, and I’m a lesser known SoCal VGC player. I got into VGC in early 2017 after watching a video of the 2016 World Championships and entered Anaheim Regionals that same year (in which I went 5-4). I didn’t have Protect on all but one mon, which I eventually learned was a bad thing. My second ...

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Bird Up! – A Top 8 Dallas Regionals and MSS Report

Hello everyone! My name is Meghan Hyman (@PinkySylvie on twitter and PinkSylvie on SD), and I recently ended up Top 8 at Dallas Regionals after ending Swiss as the first seed. Team Building Going into the metagame, I was concerned about a few common team compositions, namely: Kyogre/Lunala, Lunala/Xerneas, Groudon/Xerneas, Groudon/Yveltal and Xerneas/Yveltal. Ideally, I wanted a solid matchup vs ...

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2019 Ecuador Special Event

Guayaquil, Ecuador: 1/26/19 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st Juan C. Ortiz 200 2nd Dorian Andre Quinonez 160 3rd Paul Ruiz 130 4th Victor Rivas 130 5th Mario Pillajo 100 6th Andryell Herrera 100 7th Esteban Almeida 100 8th Rafael Mayor 100 Usage Usage % Pokémon 7 87.5% 5 62.5% 4 50% 2 25% 1 12.5%

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Landorus-T does things in TeXYas

Sup guys, my names Preston, I’m 25 and from New Orleans. I got into VGC in December of 2016 with my 1st event being the NAIC 2017, where I went 5-4. It was a mediocre record yes, but coming from someone who literally had no competitive experience, that was an alright record. Anyways…onto the team! Team’s Achievements Top 8 Dallas ...

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2019 Buenos Aires Special Event

Buenos Aires, Argentina: 1/20/19 Placing Player CP Team Used 1st Guido Micheli 200 2nd Jorge Coria 160 3rd Emiliano Reyes 130 4th Luca Alarcon 130 5th Franco Gabriel de Cicco 100 6th Gabriel Agati 100 7th Federico Turano 100 8th Francisco Lagomarsino 100 Usage Usage % Pokémon 7 87.5% 5 62.5% 4 50% 3 37.5% 2 25% 1 12.5%

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2019 Dallas Regional Championship

Dallas, Texas: 1/19/19-1/20/10 Placing Player CP $ Team Used 1st Nick Navarre 200 $2,000 2nd Brandon Huang 160 $1,000 3rd Aaron Traylor 130 $500 4th Joshua Mecham 130 $500 5th Meghan Hyman 100 $250 6th Ken Huang 100 $250 7th Preston Gadling 100 $250 8th Ashton Cox 100 $250 Usage Usage % Pokémon 8 100% 7 87.5% 3 37.5% 2 ...

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