PokePopCast 9: Riffle Shuffle without Damaging Cards!

This is a short episode of the PopCast where we just look at the details of how to do a riffle Shuffle without damaging or bending your cards, or your opponent’s cards.
It’s a hot topic and if not done properly, can damage cards.
So a lot of players don’t want to have their cards riffle shuffled.
But that should only be a concern if it is done badly.
Here, we learn how to do it right, and not damage the cards.
It is the best, most efficient method of shuffling, so let’s learn how to do it correctly!

https://youtu.be/QpT5vcrLahY

PokePopCast 8: Vince Krekeler on Slow Play

 

Well, this is an extra special episode of the PokePopCast!
We have an hour long interview with Vince Krekeler, Meganium45 on the Gym.
Vince is a Stage 2 Professor and runs a number of Regionals in the US, including the upcoming St. Louis Regionals in February 2018.
Among the features of that Regionals will be the return to the US of the Professor Seminar AND the Professor Cup!!!!!

If you are a Professor, reserve your spot at the Seminar and if you are Stage 1 or higher, sign up for the Professor Cup so that I can beat you.

Check out the new PopCast here: https://youtu.be/5UmKsRL5YDk

‘Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon—Ultra Prism’ officially revealed

Product images, cards, and art!

The Pokémon Company International today announced Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon—Ultra Prism, a brand-new expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game, launching on February 2, 2018.

Echoing the story line from the recently released video games Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon, this latest Pokémon TCG expansion is set in an alternate version of Sinnoh, one of the twisted parallel regions that players can reach by traveling through an Ultra Wormhole. Continue reading “‘Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon—Ultra Prism’ officially revealed”

Pokémon TCG: Guzzlord-GX Box image revealed

Italian Guzzlord-GX Box
UPDATE: The Italian image for the Guzzlord-GX Box has confirmed that the Guzzlord-GX card (and its jumbo variant) will have alternate artwork from the version released in Crimson Invasion.



Pokémon TCG: Guzzlord-GX Box

The Pokémon TCG: Guzzlord-GX Box includes:

  • 1 foil promo card featuring Guzzlord-GX
  • 1 oversize card featuring Guzzlord-GX
  • 4 Pokémon TCG booster packs
  • A code card for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online

The Pokémon TCG: Guzzlord-GX Box will release on January 5th, 2018, at a suggested retail price of $19.99 USD.

PokePopCast 6: Major Change to “Drawing an Extra Card Penalty” and Other Updates

Pokemon Organized Play has updated all of their tournament documents.  These documents can be found at the Rules and Resources page on the Pokemon website: https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/about/tournaments-rules-and-resources/

Below is a summary of the significant changes in those documents. We also have an analysis of the most important changes on the latest PokePopCast, focusing on the major change in the penalty for “Drawing an extra card. You can check out the PopCast here: https://youtu.be/uh–USnPcp4

So, what is new and different? Continue reading “PokePopCast 6: Major Change to “Drawing an Extra Card Penalty” and Other Updates”