Dark Thoughts – The Expanded Format, Yveltal, and the Value of Maxie’s

Andrew goes over the Yveltal EX/Maxie’s list he used at St. Louis Regional Championships, goes over a new Yveltal list that may be the play for Portland Regional Championship, and then goes over some of the other stuff that emerged in the Expanded format at St. Louis.

The Gravity of Sableye – How Week 3 of Winter Regionals Revolves Around Sableye

The latest Pokemon TCG set BREAKpoint will be legal for tournament play this weekend, meaning cards from the new set will be in decks at the Regional Championships played in Florida and Oregon this weekend. This of course also means that the Sableye, Puzzle of Time, Life Dew combo is now legal. Will Sableye be way too good? What can stop it?

Grinding Into Gear – Memories from Nats Past and Preparing for Nats Future

U.S. Nationals is just a little over two weeks away. This article goes over lessons learned from past U.S. Nationals and thoughts on methods to improve your chances of doing well at the big dance.

Junk Hunt, Junk Hunt, Junk Hunt – The Sequel

An in depth look at the disruptive version of Darkrai EX/Garbodor, or more aptly Sableye DEX/Garbodor DRX. One of the most frustrating decks for an opponent to have to play against. In addition to the strategy discussion is Andrew’s first place League Challenge report with the deck.