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Aug 19

2019 Pokémon World Championships

Posted by Sunain | August 19th 2019 at 08:13 AM EDT
Tags: TCG, Press Release, YouTube, Pokémon World Championships, Pokkén Tournament DX
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The 2019 Pokémon World Championships are over and the champions have been crowned. The location of the 2020 Pokémon World Championships was also announced during the closing ceremony on Sunday evening and it will be held in London, United Kingdom. High resolution pictures from the press release have been added to an Imageboard thread.


World’s Top Pokémon Competitors Crowned at the 2019 Pokémon World Championships

Washington, DC—August 19, 2019—The 2019 Pokémon World Championships drew to a close yesterday following three days of intense matches and friendly competition in Washington, DC. The best Trainers from around the world attended the 16th annual event to take part in the premier tournament for Pokémon video games and the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG). This year’s event featured the Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon video games, as well as Pokkén Tournament DX. More than 7,000 players and fans from around the globe gathered in the nation’s capital at the world’s most prestigious Pokémon event.

The Pokémon World Championships is an invitation-only event held in a different location every year, for which players can qualify by competing in various local, regional, and international tournaments. This year’s champions were awarded a one-of-a-kind Pokémon World Championships trophy, an invitation to the 2020 Pokémon World Championships, and a monetary prize in the form of a scholarship, cash prize, or Travel Certificate. The prize pool this year totaled more than $500,000.

The 2019 Pokémon World Champions are:
  • 2019 Pokémon TCG Junior Division World Champion, Haruki Miyamoto [JPN]
  • 2019 Pokémon TCG Senior Division World Champion, Kaya Lichtleitner [DEU]
  • 2019 Pokémon TCG Masters Division World Champion, Henry Brand [AUS]
  • 2019 Pokémon Video Game Junior Division World Champion, Pi Wu [TWN]
  • 2019 Pokémon Video Game Senior Division World Champion, Ko Tsukide [JPN]
  • 2019 Pokémon Video Game Masters Division World Champion, Naoto Mizobuchi [JPN]
  • 2019 Pokkén Tournament Senior Division World Champion, ashninja1 [USA]
  • 2019 Pokkén Tournament Masters Division World Champion, Subutan [JPN]


Junior Division Finalists
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World Champion: Haruki Miyamoto [JPN] | Second Place: Isaac Terceira [USA]

Senior Division Finalists
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World Champion: Kaya Lichtleitner [DEU] | Second Place: Grant Shen [USA]

Masters Division Finalists
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World Champion: Henry Brand [AUS] | Second Place: Shintaro Ito [JPN]


Junior Division Finalists
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World Champion: Pi Wu [TWN] | Second Place: Teddy French [GBR]

Senior Division Finalists
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World Champion: Ko Tsukide [JPN] | Second Place: Lewis Tan [AUS]

Masters Division Finalists
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World Champion: Naoto Mizobuchi [JPN] | Second Place: Hirofumi Kimura [JPN]


Senior Division Finalists
World Champion: ashninja1 [USA]
Second Place: Kato [JPN]

Masters Division Finalists
World Champion: Subutan [JPN]
Second Place: Haruyuki [JPN]

The location of the 2020 Pokémon World Championships was also announced during the closing ceremony on Sunday evening, to be held in London, United Kingdom.


YouTube Clip - 2019 Pokémon World Championships: Event Experience

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DmGuohOAVk

Article edited on 2019-08-19 08:21:41 by Sunain
Aug 16

2019 Pokémon World Championships Annoucements - Sword and Shield TCG / New Game Info

During the 2019 Pokémon World Championships opening ceremonies, Tsunekazu Ishihara, president and CEO of The Pokémon Company, unveiled Sword & Shield, a new series coming to the Pokémon Trading Card Game. Included in the series are Pokémon V, powerful new cards that will play an important role in players strategies. Event attendees also received a preview of Zacian V and Zamazenta V, which will be available in the series upcoming first expansion. More details about the Pokémon TCG: Sword and Shield Series will be announced soon. Game Freak Director Junichi Masuda also showed up and revealed new battling info for the upcoming games Sword and Shield. High resolution press release pictures have been added to an Imageboard thread



Pokémon Video Game and TCG Announcements Made During Opening Ceremonies at Premier Competitive Pokémon Event ​​​​​​​

Today, The Pokémon Company International announced that Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield will be the official video games used for competitive play during the 2020 Play! Pokémon Season and shared new game features that fans can look forward to in the highly anticipated titles. Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield will launch November 15, 2019, exclusively on the Nintendo Switch™ system. In addition, The Pokémon Company International debuted the next series in the Pokémon Trading Card Game, Sword & Shield, based on the upcoming video games as well as a new type of card, Pokémon V.

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Battling in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield
In Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, Trainers can connect to the internet and battle against each other in either Single or Double Battle formats in the Battle Stadium.

In the Battle Stadium, Pokémon Trainers can engage in Ranked Battles where they will face other Trainers and their Battle Teams from across the globe.

  • Trainers will battle those with a similar rank and will earn points depending on the results of those battles.
  • Each rank in Ranked Battles belongs to a specific tier, and Trainers can increase their rank by earning enough points.
  • Trainers can check their own ranking in the Battle Stadium. They can also see how all of the participants placed in a competition on the smartphone version of Pokémon HOME.

In Casual Battles, it’s not about who wins or loses—it’s about becoming a better Trainer.

  • One exciting aspect of Casual Battles is the ability to use certain Legendary Pokémon and Mythical Pokémon that are not eligible for Ranked Battles.

Features like Online Competitions and Rental Teams will also allow players to connect with other Trainers in different ways.

Trainers who participate in Online Competitions can battle in either Official Competitions or Friendly Competitions.

  • In Official Competitions, participants will take part in special battles with a variety of different rules and restrictions.
  • In Friendly Competitions, Trainers can join competitions hosted by other players or even host their own competitions. Regulations in Friendly Competitions are determined by the host.

Rental Teams enable Trainers to borrow Battle Teams by inputting IDs available online—or to make Battle Teams that they’ve put together available as Rental Teams to other Trainers all over the world. Up to five teams can be rented at once, and they can even be used in Ranked Battles.

Dynamaxing and Max Moves
The Dynamax phenomenon not only makes Pokémon huge—it can also give them a boost in power and sway the course of a battle. The Max Moves that only Dynamax Pokémon can use aren’t just powerful but also have impressive additional effects. For example, the Water-type Max Move, Max Geyser, will trigger the rain weather condition, and the Fighting-type Max Move, Max Knuckle, will increase the Attack of all allied Pokémon.

In Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, a Trainer’s Pokémon can Dynamax if that Trainer has the Dynamax Band. Pokémon do not have to hold a special item to Dynamax. This means Trainers can choose which one of their Pokémon to Dynamax depending on what’s happening in the battle, and they can even have their Pokémon hold items that boost their strength so they can unleash Max Moves that are even more powerful.

New Abilities and Items
Many new Abilities have been discovered in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. One such Ability is Galarian Weezing’s Neutralizing Gas. This Ability neutralizes the ongoing effects of other Pokémon’s Abilities and even prevents Abilities from being triggered. Once the Pokémon with Neutralizing Gas leaves the battlefield, the Abilities of the other Pokémon will be activated again.

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Some Pokémon have rare Abilities known as Hidden Abilities. In Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, Pokémon caught in Max Raid Battles might have these Hidden Abilities. There is also a very small chance that Trainers will encounter a special Pokémon capable of Gigantamaxing in Max Raid Battles. While extremely rare, by attempting many different battles, there’s a chance they could even encounter a Pokémon that can Gigantamax and has a Hidden Ability. One such Hidden Ability is Corviknight’s Mirror Armor, which will bounce back any stat-lowering effects from an opposing Pokémon’s Abilities or moves.

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New items that can be combined with specific moves to give Trainers an edge in battle will also be available in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. These items include Room Service and Eject Pack. When held by a Pokémon, Room Service will lower that Pokémon’s Speed when the move Trick Room is successfully used. When a Pokémon holding Eject Pack has any of its stats lowered, it will immediately switch out so another Pokémon can be sent in.

YouTube Clip - Prepare for battle in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield!

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaF9iJ9bzUM

YouTube Clip - The Pokémon Trading Card Game continues to eVolve with Pokémon V!

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFq4yn8DLRI

Article edited on 2019-08-16 10:23:09 by Sunain
Aug 15

2019 Pokémon World Championships Streaming Schedule

Posted by Sunain | August 15th 2019 at 01:01 PM EDT
Tags: Pokémon World Championships, Twitch
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Pokémon Trainers have been sharpening their skills all year so they can prove they're the very best at the 2019 Pokémon World Championships. You'll be able to watch the most important Pokémon battles of the season all weekend long from Friday, August 16th, 2019 through Sunday, August 18th, 2019 live from Washington, DC.

After the opening ceremony at 9 a.m. EDT on Friday, you'll be able to watch the Pokémon GO Invitational on Twitch.tv/Pokemon. The first rounds of the Pokémon World Championships and the Pokkén Tournament DX LCQ will begin simultaneously on Twitch.tv/PokemonTCG, Twitch.tv/PokemonVGC, and Twitch.tv/PokkenTournament. After the conclusion of the Pokémon GO Invitational, bonus matches from the Pokémon TCG and video game tournaments will air on Twitch.tv/Pokemon, and the three dedicated streams will continue to broadcast throughout Friday.

The finals for the Pokémon TCG and VGC will be broadcast consecutively only on Twitch.tv/Pokemon on Sunday starting at 9 a.m. EDT. Don't forget to check out the winning teams and decks at Pokemon.com/EventResults once the tournament is complete.

2019 Pokémon World Championships Streaming Schedule


Source: https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/2019/worlds/streaming/

Article edited on 2019-08-15 01:07:04 by Sunain
Feb 22

Pokémon World and North American 2019 Tournament Locations and Dates Announced

Posted by Sunain | February 22nd 2019 at 11:52 AM EST
Tags: Press Release, Pokémon World Championships
Comments: 0
The Pokémon Company International today revealed the dates and locations for two major competitive Pokémon tournaments in 2019. The North America International Championships will take place June 21–23 in Columbus, OH, and the Pokémon World Championships will be held August 16–18 in Washington, DC.



The Greater Columbus Convention Center will host the North America International Championships in June. Open to players worldwide with no residency restrictions, this tournament provides Pokémon TCG and video game competitors with a final opportunity to score valuable Championship Points in order to secure an invitation to the 2019 World Championships.

In August, the top Pokémon TCG and video game players will meet and compete at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, for the Pokémon World Championships. The Pokémon World Championships celebrate the hardworking players and supportive community around them. To qualify, Pokémon TCG and video game Trainers must have battled at Championship Series events throughout the season and earned enough Championship Points to contend for a spot in the final competition. Winners will receive the title of World Champion and a share of the more than $500,000 prize pool.

Article edited on 2019-02-24 11:53:19 by Sunain
Aug 28

World Championships Friendly (アンリミテッドトライアル)

Posted by Sunain | August 28th 2018 at 11:52 AM EDT
Tags: Pokémon World Championships, Online Tournament, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon
Comments: 0
The World Championships Friendly (アンリミテッドトライアル) online competition for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon has been announced on the Pokémon Global Link website. Full details are listed below and on our 7th Generation Online Competitions page which will be updated as new tournaments are announced.

World Championships Friendly

Region: International
Registration Period: Thursday, September 6th, 2018 at (00:00 UTC) through Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at (23:59 UTC)
Tournament Period: Friday, September 14th, 2018 at (00:00 UTC) through Sunday, September 16th, 2018 at (23:59 UTC)
Ranking Results Announcement: September 2018
Compatible Games: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon
Battle Type: Double Battle
Banned Pokémon: National Pokédex No. 001 through 807 are eligible, excluding Ash-Greninja and all Mythical Pokémon.
Entry Gift: Qualified participants will receive 50 Battle Points. To qualify, players must complete at least one battle.
The next Online Competition featuring the Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon games provides an early glimpse into the action that you’ll see at the 2019 Pokémon World Championships. In the World Championships Friendly Online Competiton, Trainers create a team using Pokémon from the National Pokédex No. 001 through 807, excluding Ash-Greninja and all Mythical Pokémon. You will also be able to include up to two Legendary Pokémon normally restricted from play, which should lead to some thrilling battles (see the competition regulations for a complete list of eligible Pokémon).

The competition features Double Battles with teams of no duplicate Pokémon. All Pokémon will be set to Lv. 50 for the duration of the battles. Items are permitted, but duplicate items are not allowed. There will be a 7-minute player clock with 45-second turns.

All qualified participants in the World Championships Friendly Online Competition will receive 50 Battle Points. Players must complete at least one battle to qualify. Registration for the World Championships Friendly Online Competition takes place Thursday, September 6, 2018 (00:00 UTC).
Competition Rules
• Items are permitted.
• Duplicate items are not permitted.
• Duplicate Pokémon are not permitted.
• National Pokédex No. 001 through 807 are eligible, excluding Ash-Greninja and all Mythical Pokémon.
• Battle Teams may contain no more than any two of these Pokémon: Mewtwo, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Solgaleo, Lunala, and Necrozma.
• Pokémon must have a black clover symbol to be eligible.
• You must register four to six of your Pokémon to your Battle Team.
• All Pokémon in this competition will automatically become Lv. 50 for the duration of each match.
• There will be a 90-second team preview.
• A 7-minute time limit for each player will automatically be enforced in-game, beginning at the start of each battle. When a player’s time limit expires, that player will lose the game.
• At the beginning of each turn, players have 45 seconds to select a Pokémon and a move. If a player has not made their selections by the end of this period, the game will automatically make selections for the player.
• Players may battle up to 10 times per day during the competition. Any unplayed games will carry over to the following day. A new day begins at 00:00 UTC.

Source: https://3ds.pokemon-gl.com/information/21540b3b-65c7-4e20-b880-8ad24551116e
Aug 27

2018 Pokémon World Champions Crowned! / 2019 Pokémon World Championships in Washington, D.C.

Posted by Sunain | August 27th 2018 at 07:53 AM EDT
Tags: Press Release, YouTube, Pokémon World Championships
Comments: 0
The 2018 Pokémon World Champions are over and the world champions for each division have been crowned. During the closing ceremonies, it was revealed that the 2019 Pokémon World Championships will take place in Washington, D.C. The official Pokémon website posted a recap of the finals matches for each division and that recap is posted below.

Pokémon TCG Junior Division finals

  • Champion: Naohito Inoue (Japan) — Buzzwole + Lycanroc
  • Runner-up: Sebastian Enriquez (United States) — Buzzwole + Lycanroc

ImageThe Final rounds kicked off in the Pokémon TCG between Juniors Naohito Inoue of Japan and Sebastian Enriquez of the United States. It would be a mirror match between two similar Buzzwole and Lycanroc decks.

Both played conservatively to start the game, knowing that every decision could be the one that determines the World Championship. Naohito worked on getting Sebastian down to four Prize cards so that Sledgehammer bonus damage could Knock Out a Pokémon-GX. The first game snowballed from there, and Sebastian couldn't find a way to recover.

In game 2, it initially looked like Naohito would cruise to victory. He got out to a fast start and appeared to be in total control. But he ran into some tough draws, and a crucial Max Elixir turned up empty. This was enough for Sebastian to claw his way back into the match. It was a spirited resurgence, but Naohito eventually found his footing again, and his non-Pokémon-GX Buzzwole ultimately did a lot of the heavy lifting to end the match. His smart play earned him the title of Pokémon TCG Junior Division World Champion.

Pokémon TCG Senior Division finals

  • Champion: Magnus Pedersen (Denmark) — Banette-GX + Garbodor
  • Runner-up: Connor Pedersen (United States) — Buzzwole + Garbodor

ImageThe Senior Division final bout was a rematch of the Oceania International Championships finals, adding a little extra drama to this already exciting match. Denmark's Connor Pedersen prevailed in that first meeting, so Magnus Pedersen of the United States certainly had redemption on his mind.

Pokémon-GX pretty much dominated the field all weekend long, so it was a little surprising to see the decks that propelled Connor and Magnus to the Senior Division finals table. Neither of their decks featured the usual attacking Pokémon-GX we'd seen, meaning the game was much more back-and-forth than most matches in the tournament. However, Magnus was playing Banette-GX, a card that must've surprised a lot of his earlier opponents. The first game was even all the way to the end, with Prize cards being traded back and forth. Connor was in a decent position to take game 1, but ran out of resources to give his Buzzwole enough damage to earn victory, and he ended up conceding to Magnus.

Connor looked to be in excellent position early in game 2, and when Magnus recognized how many crucial cards were in his Prizes, he decided to quickly scoop and give Connor the victory. Magnus was confident that he could win a more drawn-out battle in the final round, given access to the right cards. It was a bold strategic move that he hoped would pay off.

In the winner-take-all third match, the intensity went way up. Once again, the momentum shifted multiple times between the two players, and the match proved highly tactical. Magnus's Banette-GX and its Shady Move Ability turned out to be the difference maker. He was able to take advantage of the weakness to Psychic shared by a lot of Connor's Pokémon and emerge victorious, becoming the Senior Division National Champion.

Pokémon TCG Masters Division finals

  • Champion: Robin Schulz (Germany) — Zoroark-GX + Garbodor
  • Runner-up: Jeff Kolenc (Canada) — Malamar + Marshadow-GX

ImageThe Masters Division final was an interesting matchup between decorated player Robin Schulz of Germany and Canada's Jeff Kolenc, who was relatively new to the big stage in Pokémon TCG competitions. Robin was playing the Zoroark and Garbodor deck that was so prevalent this weekend, but with a couple of interesting twists, such as excluding Ultra Balls in favor of more Mysterious Treasure cards. Jeff was playing an interesting deck that relied on the Fighting-type Marshadow-GX and its Shadow Hunt Ability to use attacks from any Pokémon in the discard pile, such as Dusk Mane Necrozma-GX and Mewtwo-GX. With this setup, he could use Malamar's Psychic Recharge Ability to recover Psychic Energy while maintaining a type advantage over Zoroark-GX.

The first game reached top speed very quickly. In a flash, Robin had three Zoroark-GX on his Bench, giving him a lot of draw power thanks to three Trade Abilities, as well as a ton of damage potential with Riotous Beating. Jeff also set up well, with multiple Malamar and a valuable Marshadow-GX ready to go. But Robin's Garbodor was able to turn off Abilities with Garbotoxin, and Jeff couldn't find his Field Blower to negate the effect. Jeff searched for any way to make a comeback, but as the match wore on he simply couldn't get stay on the offensive. It took a while, but Robin ended up taking game 1 relatively comfortably.

The beginning of the second game gave everyone watching a sense of déjà vu. The first few rounds played out nearly identically to game 1, with Robin filling his Bench and enabling Garbotoxin quickly. But Jeff responded well, putting much better pressure on Robin with smart maneuvering via his Marshadow-GX and Lunala Prism Star. In the long run, though, Robin's talent and experience at this level of competition shined through—he managed to survive and eventually take the second game, earning him the title of Masters Division World Champion.

Pokémon VGC Junior Division finals

  • Champion: Wonn Lee (Japan)
  • Runner-up:Sota Tamemasa (Japan)
ImageThe first Pokémon VGC finals table featured two talented players from Japan. Wonn Lee and Sota Tamemasa met in the top cut at Japan's top competition earlier this year, so they were already familiar with each other's teams and styles.

Wonn's Terrakion dominated the first game, knocking out all four opposing Pokémon. Sota led with the popular combination of Mimikyu and Snorlax, but he was unable to get his Trick Room strategy rolling after Whimsicott's Beat Up and Terrakion's Z-Move Continental Crush knocked out Mimikyu on the first turn. Sota's team relies heavily on getting Trick Room enabled, so Wonn was able to close the battle easily after a decisive first turn.

Wonn changed his game plan early in the second round, but his adaptations backfired. This game, he opted for a knock out on Sota's Snorlax instead of Mimikyu, allowing the latter to activate Trick Room. Subsequently, Wonn's team proved extremely vulnerable to Sota's Mega Mawile, who ended the battle in short order. Despite the different outcomes of the previous games, the players led with the same Pokémon in the final round as they had in the first two. This decisive game played out nearly identically to the first game, including Terrakion triggering its Z-Move against Mimikyu in the first turn. Sota's Snorlax was able to hold on a little longer in this match, but ultimately Terrakion's hard-hitting attacks gave Wonn the game and the championship. Wonn Lee is the Pokémon Video Game Junior Division World Champion!

Pokémon VGC Senior Division finals

  • Champion: James Evans (United States)
  • Runner-up: Bram de Jonge (Netherlands)

ImageWe got to see two decorated players go at it in the Senior Division finals, with James Evans and Bram de Jonge both having reached top cut in their share of big tournaments this season.

Bram's combination of Blaziken and Bisharp is known for winning or losing hard, and James was able to get the upper hand early in the first game by knocking out Bisharp and setting up Trick Room. Both players settled into a more tactical struggle as the battle progressed, exchanging Terrains with their Tapu and smartly predicting Protects at critical moments. James was ultimately able to capitalize on his early lead to earn a solid game 1 win.

Both Trainers sent out the same two Pokémon to begin the second game, but it got off to a wildly different start. James used Tapu Koko's Gigavolt Havoc Z-Move to knock out Blaziken before the latter was able to act, then Gardevoir started delivering waves of damage with Hyper Voice. After Bisharp shockingly knocked itself out with its own Life Orb, there wasn't much left for Bram to do. He was able to sneak in a Spore against James's Incineroar and buy himself some time, but James kept up the pressure and soon took the game, earning himself the title of Pokémon Video Game Senior Division World Champion!

Pokémon VGC Masters Division finals

  • Champion: Paul Ruiz (Ecuador)
  • Runner-up: Emilio Forbes (United States)

ImageThe crowd for the Masters Division finals was at full voice, wildly cheering on both players in equal numbers. Emilio Forbes might have been on his home turf in the United States, but Paul Ruiz had strong support from his friends and the many Latin American players in the audience.

The first game started out with some exciting moves. Paul triggered Gastrodon's Z-Move early, but Emilo's Gengar was able to endure it by setting up a Substitute. The early damage proved vital, as Paul was able to follow up by getting his Salamence to knock out Gengar early in the game. With Gengar off the field, Paul could bring in his Snorlax and not have to worry about its lack of attacks that could hit the Ghost-type Pokémon. All the while, both teams leaned heavily on Incineroar and its U-turn attack to trigger the Intimidate Ability repeatedly, keeping each other's physical attackers in check. Once Emilio's Incineroar was defeated and Paul's Snorlax was adequately powered up with Belly Drum, Emilio could see the writing on the wall and conceded the first game.

Emilio switched up his Pokémon at the start of game 2, going with Latias instead of Landorus. He also made brilliant moves to keep Gengar in the field and hold Snorlax in check. It even looked like he might be able to set up the combination of Perish Song and Shadow Tag for which his team was known. Just as it seemed Perish Song might give him the game, however, he had his low-HP Gengar use Substitute while Paul smartly had Incineroar use its Snarl attack. The sound-based move dealt damage through Substitute, knocking out Gengar and removing the trapping effect of Shadow Tag. After that, Paul was able to steamroll through Emilio's remaining Pokémon. With no route left to victory, Emilio once again conceded, making Paul Ruiz the new Pokémon Video Game Masters Division World Champion!

Source: https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/worlds/2018/finals-recap/

YouTube Clip - 2018 Pokémon World Championships Recap

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7w3K2Nla44

Article edited on 2018-08-27 07:56:23 by Sunain

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