Author Archives: Matthew Hui

About Matthew Hui

A presence in the local community ever since he was unwittingly roped in after winning a tournament in 2011. His glory days (in his mind at least) long past, now prefers to take a back seat and spout theorymon like a mountain-top guru. Content Editor of The Mirage Island.

Electro Balling to 3rd – a 3rd place LatAm Seniors Report

June 29th, 2017 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Electro Balling to 3rd – a 3rd place LatAm Seniors Report)

Report posted on behalf of Matthias (@Mattadome02). Hey guys, I’m Matthias Teo and I play in the Seniors division, where I recently got 3rd at the 2017 Latin America International Championships. With it being my first year playing VGC with a competitive mindset and a hunger for the World Championships, I thought it would be …
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Decoy Sandcastle – Oceania Internationals 2017 Day 2 Report

March 19th, 2017 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Decoy Sandcastle – Oceania Internationals 2017 Day 2 Report)

Hi, I’m Matthew Hui, editor of The Mirage Island, contributing my own content for a change. I was one of four Singaporeans who made it into Day 2 of the 2017 Oceania International Championships in Melbourne, as part of the Top 32 after Day 1 of Swiss, and ended up in 23rd place. It’s my …
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Singapore event results for the 2016/2017 season

October 24th, 2016 | Posted by Matthew Hui in News | Usage Statistics - (Comments Off on Singapore event results for the 2016/2017 season)

Next tournament: Winter PC#8 @ METAGAME – 26 March 2017 Autumn Series PC #1 @ Dueller’s Point – 17 September 2016 Bryan Tan: Isaac Lam: Jirawiwat Thitasiri [TH]:  Ang Wei Wen:  Benjamin Tan:  Amirulhusnii Mohamad:  Nelson Lim:  Gan Eujun:   PC #2 @ Dueller’s Point – 15 October 2016 Tournament video playlist Matthew Hui:  Terence Pek:  Reuven …
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Singapore Nationals 2016 Preview

June 23rd, 2016 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Preview - (Comments Off on Singapore Nationals 2016 Preview)

After a gruelling 2016 season that for some started all the way back at the Boston Open in August 2015, VGC in Singapore reaches its apex with the National Championships to be held at ITE College Central on June 25-26. The stakes have been raised, with a veritable bounty of physical prizes and championship points on …
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Flare Blitzkrieg – Australia Nationals 2015 Top 32

June 19th, 2015 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Team Reports - (1 Comments)

Hi all, The Mirage Island admin Matthew Hui back again to reflect on the recent Australia National Championships 2015, which a small (9) Singaporean contingent attended and did amazingly well at (no one below a 6-3 record and Top 64 out of a total of more than 320 participants). I’m sure they too will have …
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A brief guide to ORAS Pokemon Contests

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Miscellaneous Guides - (Comments Off on A brief guide to ORAS Pokemon Contests)

Amusing as it has been to watch Leon and Eugene get wrecked by the AI in contests, it’s also kind of discomforting on a different level, I hope this quick guide will take you through the basics and get you started. Why contests? The focus of our community is on competitive battling, so some may …
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Matthew Hui – Reflections on LCQ 2014

November 1st, 2014 | Posted by Matthew Hui in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Matthew Hui – Reflections on LCQ 2014)

So I jokingly suggested to Shawn that all of the players that went to worlds should write something, but the idea kinda grew on me the more I thought about it. Here therefore are my (mostly stream of consciousness) reflections, your turn, Shawn. Season Recap I found early success way back at the start of …
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