Player Spotlight: Theron Ho

June 20th, 2015 | Posted by Ryan Loh in Player Spotlight - (Comments Off on Player Spotlight: Theron Ho)

The <Player Spotlight> is a series of articles presented by our contributor Ryan Loh, who will be interviewing the local players who have made the VGC community what it is today. In the first of this series, Ryan interviews Theron Ho, who made it to the final of the 2015 Australia National Championships, the first Singaporean …
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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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Singapore to host Asia’s first Pokemon Video Game National Championships

June 3rd, 2015 | Posted by Soon in News - (Comments Off on Singapore to host Asia’s first Pokemon Video Game National Championships)

Asia finally has its first ever Pokémon Video Game National Championships, held right in the heart of Singapore! The event was officially announced today, and it will take place over the weekend of 27 June 2015 (Sat) and 28 June 2015 (Sun) at ITE Central in Ang Mo Kio as part of the Campus Game Fest …
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With the conclusion of Singapore’s 5th Premier Challenge last Saturday (09 May 2015) and Singapore’s first VG Regional Championships taking place this weekend (23 May 2015), the metagame in Singapore is shaping up and looking intense as players prepare to play in one of the most highly anticipated events in all of South-East Asia. Players will …
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Malaysia Announces Location for Video Game Regional Championships

May 17th, 2015 | Posted by AquaDragon in News - (Comments Off on Malaysia Announces Location for Video Game Regional Championships)

This may not be news to some of our readers, but it appears that Malaysia has finally revealed the location of their first Video Game Regional Championships, which will be held at The School at Jaya One, a shopping mall at Petaling Jaya, Selangor. The event, which is scheduled to take place on 31 May …
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Ryan Loh – Boost or Die: Malaysia Asia Cup Qualifiers Top 8 Report

May 9th, 2015 | Posted by Ryan Loh in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Ryan Loh – Boost or Die: Malaysia Asia Cup Qualifiers Top 8 Report)

Hi everyone, I’m Ryan Loh. I’m better known as ‘opkil’ on Nugget Bridge and Pokémon Showdown’s VGC Room. I’m also one of the founding members of the Singaporean Pokémon community, and an active player of the current VGC format. So, Malaysia just held their first Premiere Challenge in Kuala Lumpur, and when we heard about …
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The first ever Video Game Regionals in Singapore has been officially announced today, and it will take place on 23 May 2015 (Sat) at the Anchorvale Community Club in Sengkang. Players can look forward to compete for the first place award of 120 Championship Points (CPs) and for the honour of being crowned the first …
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Results of the 2015 PKMN Asia Cup

March 30th, 2015 | Posted by tanzying in Announcements - (Comments Off on Results of the 2015 PKMN Asia Cup)

The 2015 PKMN Asia Cup ended yesterday, and judging by the results the future looks bright for VGC in (non-Japan/Korea) Asia! Snatching the crown from the Japanese, powerhouses such as Scar and Bicho among them, was Taiwan’s Tsao Che Ming, with his interpretation of the well-known DD Megamence + Follow Me combination. The Singaporean contingent …
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[Results] GS Cup Tournament

March 22nd, 2015 | Posted by AquaDragon in In-house Tournament Results - (Comments Off on [Results] GS Cup Tournament)

The results for our in-house tournament held on 21 Mar 2015 (Sat) is now available. Participants may check the ladder for the updated ladder scores by clicking here, or from the link above. In-house event: GS Cup Tournament (Flat Doubles Tournament w/ special rules) Date: 21-Mar-2015 Location: SMU School of Economics Time: 2.30pm registration, tournament …
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Battle analysis – VGC15 Omega Series PC 1 Semifinals: Theron Ho vs. Ryan Chiam

March 12th, 2015 | Posted by tanzying in Battle Analysis | Team Reports - (Comments Off on Battle analysis – VGC15 Omega Series PC 1 Semifinals: Theron Ho vs. Ryan Chiam)

Game 1 My Team: Charizard Y / Cresselia / Suicune / Venusaur / Terrakion / Scizor Theron’s Team: Thundurus / Sylveon / Kangaskhan / Bisharp / Terrakion / Gengar I did not go for my usual lead of Charizard and Cresselia as I was afraid of Theron’s Mega Gengar and Taunt Thundurus. I decided to …
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