51君の物語:僕達の旅とエピログ

October 29th, 2016 | Posted by Level 51 in Team Reports - (Comments Off on 51君の物語:僕達の旅とエピログ)

The Prologue Hey there. In case you happen not to know me, I’m Yang Ze, a Pokémon player from Singapore. Sometimes people in real life actually call me Level 51. I won a tournament which was fairly important, and as a result of this I can now call myself the Singapore National Champion. The annoying …
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Darkest before dawn – A solo Singaporean’s Worlds Day 2 Masters Division report

October 25th, 2016 | Posted by Jon Chiang in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Darkest before dawn – A solo Singaporean’s Worlds Day 2 Masters Division report)

Introduction Hello everyone, I’m Jonathan Chiang, a VGC player hailing from Singapore! I’m a relatively new player compared to the veterans within our community who have represented the nation at Worlds multiple times, having only started entering official VGC events in 2015. I actually got into competitive Pokemon play much earlier – sometime during 2010 after …
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Initial D.A. – Isaac and Ryan’s Post-Regionals Reports

February 14th, 2016 | Posted by Isaac Lam in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Initial D.A. – Isaac and Ryan’s Post-Regionals Reports)

Breaking from the traditional style of team reports, this piece is a combined effort from Singapore Regionals runner-up Ryan Chiam, and myself, winner of Singapore’s inaugural VGC’16 Premier Challenge. Ryan and I piloted teams which, in essence, functioned identically to each other in our best performances so far, revolving around the same core combining Mega Rayquaza …
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Matt Sensei Noticed Me: A Singapore Nationals Top 8 and Malaysia Regionals Champion Report

January 8th, 2016 | Posted by Poh Yu Jie in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Matt Sensei Noticed Me: A Singapore Nationals Top 8 and Malaysia Regionals Champion Report)

Good day to all. I am Poh Yu Jie, a member of the local Pokemon VGC community, The Mirage Island, and I am here to share with you the team that carried me through the VGC ’15 season. Staring at my 38 CPs before Singapore Regionals, I had to do something drastic to even stand …
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Against the Odds, We Choose to Fight! – A London Regionals Top 32 Report

November 29th, 2015 | Posted by Shang Loh in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Against the Odds, We Choose to Fight! – A London Regionals Top 32 Report)

Introduction Hi everyone, I’m Shang “slyx183” Loh. For those who do not know me, I have been with The Mirage Island since 2013, when we were known as TRVG. While most of my VGC involvement in the Singaporean scene was largely in commentary, I am currently doing my undergraduate studies overseas in London, where VGC …
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The Mother We Share – Wai Yin’s VGC’15 Season Summary

October 25th, 2015 | Posted by Low Wai Yin in Team Reports - (Comments Off on The Mother We Share – Wai Yin’s VGC’15 Season Summary)

Introduction Hi guys, Wai Yin here, and this is my VGC 15 season report! Some background on me: I joined the Team Robo Video Games community in 2011 when I Top 16’d that year’s Elite Four tournament, and I’ve been playing VGC ever since. I’m also the first Singaporean to get into the VGC World …
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Ryan Chiam – Forging my own path to fight for my dreams: Singapore Nationals Top 32

August 8th, 2015 | Posted by Ryan Chiam in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Ryan Chiam – Forging my own path to fight for my dreams: Singapore Nationals Top 32)

Hi everyone! This is Ryan Chiam, and today I’m writing a season review/report on the teams that I have used throughout the entire VGC’15 season. I did not really have any notable finishes at major events like Regionals and our very first Nationals. Life just decided to catch up on me and as a result, …
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Justin Lok – Australia Nationals 2015

July 5th, 2015 | Posted by Justin Lok in Team Reports - (Comments Off on Justin Lok – Australia Nationals 2015)

Hai, my name is Justin Lok and this is my report on Australia Nationals 2015 at Melbourne. I was part of a small contingent from Singapore, attempting to compete for Championship Points (CPs). Honestly though, the reasons why I joined in on the journey were two-fold. One, most of the people going were people who …
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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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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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