The Orlando, Florida Regional Championship played this past weekend was the first major Standard Format tournament of the 2016-2017 Pokemon Season. A record number of Pokemon players flocked to Florida for the weekend to battle it out to become a Regional Champion. In this edition of Weekend Report we take a look at the action of this past weekend’s Regional Championship.
Ancient Origins is almost here! Pre-releases have already begun and the set will hit retail stores on August 12th. This article takes a look at the new Theta Traits from Ancient Origins, the pseudo reprints of the weather trio, and what we believe to be the top 20 Pokemon from Ancient Origins.
Headed to Florida Regional Championships? Make sure to check this article out then, as it covers the prospective meta game for the Boundaries Crossed to Primal Clash format, which will be used for Florida Regional Championships, State Championships, and some of the Spring Regional Championships.
An update to the Speed Lugia deck using new cards like Head Ringer, Lysandre’s Trump Card, and Target Whistle from Phantom Forces!
Andrew’s Wisconsin Regional Championship Report where he managed the amazing feat of tying 3 times with Speed Lugia EX.
A spiritual successor to John Robert’s 2012 US National Championship winning Klinklang deck emerges in the meta game with Aromatisse/Big basics, or simply put, Aromatech. The deck uses the Fairy Trans Ability and Special Energy to make for one of the most versatile decks in the format. Learn more about the deck here.
A look at how Virizion/Genesect transitions to the XY format.
Andrew goes over his last three City Champinoships with Snorlax/Lugia, Blastoise, and Gothitelle/Gardevoir.
Andrew goes over his City Championship run over the course of three City Championships with his Virizion/Genesect deck.