Poke-Cord and Things

As I mentioned in the last post, we started to ramp up the Discord server to cover some Pokémon Trading Card type stuff. We now have five different sections (and may add more as activity drives). There is a general space, a flex channel, deck list share, tournaments, and battles/trades. If you think we need some more channels just suggest in the general space (and tag me). If you … Read more

IRL Pokémon Tournaments!

On Saturday I went up to Black Swamp Games for an IRL Pokémon TCG Standard tournament (with Brilliant Stars being legal). I was toying around with bringing my Int++ deck (that I’ve shared before), but with Manaphy’s bench barrier in the mix I thought against it. So I put together a new deck based loosely on Michael Pramawat’s deck from the “$2,000 Brilliant Stars Tournament at Full Grip Games“.. … Read more

Brilliant Stars Pre-Release!

Well the new Pokémon TCG set Brilliant Stars just had the pre-release weekend. My local card shop had their tournament on Saturday night, and it was a blast! We had 13 people in this one. People had some great pulls in their kits (some little kiddo got the Eeeve character rare I want haha). I ended up going undefeated, and took first place! The prize ended up being a … Read more

Halo Freaking Infinite!!

Soooo, Halo Infinite came out on the 20th anniversary of Halo. I have been squeezing in games as I can, and it is super fun. It plays like a modern shooter with the perfect balance of the classic Halo feel. I have been very happy with the games so far! I also am loving how I am seeing all the Halo 2 day players back on Xbox Live playing … Read more

Freaking Addicted! Plus Poké-TCG Things

So Pokémon Unite came out on July 21st, and I am so addicted. I have been trying to squeeze in matches anywhere I can. We even have a group of people from the local Pokémon Go community playing as a group. I am a fan of both MOBAs and Pokémon – so this is a sweet combo. Sadly there is a P2W (pay to win) piece with the item … Read more