Posts Tagged ‘Garchomp’

Pokemon News Issue #87

Welcome back to the long awaited next installment in Pokemon News here on PUCL. I don’t know how this happened, but I’ve gone from having no news for about three weeks to having nearly too much news to talk about. So let’s dive in and break down all the that Pokemon has to offer. First […]

Anything Goes: Shinies That Don’t Sparkle

Since Generation 2, Shiny Pokemon (shinies) have been one of the most coveted kinds of Pokemon, typically more popular than legendaries. I can only imagine those people who started their Gen 2 games with a shiny and thought that was how the Pokemon was supposed to look! And it had to happen. With roughly 23 million […]

Double Trouble: Fast Mode

Prepare for trouble and make it double, Puclonians! It is time for yet another installment of Double Trouble. Are your VGC format games, which are already much shorter than 6-on-6, taking longer than you would like? Maybe they can be shortened further. In playing Pokémon competitively, regardless of your preferred format and play style, it […]

Double Trouble: Fallen Stars

Prepare for trouble, and make it double! To denounce the evils of truth and love! To extend our reach to the stars above! …But what if some of those stars are no longer above, Puclonians? What if they have fallen, their flames faded to be outshone by younger stars? In this installment of Double Trouble, […]

Double Trouble: Weather Wars III – Sand

Prepare for Trouble, PUCL, and make it Double! Or triple, since this is the third and final piece about playing with specific weather conditions in the VGC. So Rain and Sun are the polar opposite weather conditions, and Hail is the unloved, ugly duckling. What, then, does that leave Sand with? In a number of […]

Double Trouble: Spread Moves Pt. 2

Welcome back, Puclonians! It is time for yet another installment of everyone’s favorite double battle and VGC-oriented series, Double Trouble. Grab a Flying type because we have more Ground to cover than a STAB Earthquake, picking right up where last week left off. As this is a two-part article, if you have not yet read […]

Today’s Topical Type is: Ground!

Hello, my dear PUCLonians! That great joy I spoke of last week is still firmly hanging in the air, and it now seems to permeate pretty much the entire world… I’m still not sure what it’s about, but I’m content to bask in it without too many questions. If you find this attitude unusual for […]

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