Brent Halliburton

Author Archive
  • Joined Mar ’14

The Birds

Not Just A Horror Film (A Deep Dive into Pidgeotto Control for UPR–CEC/Standard)

Grab Bag

Attendance at Tournaments, Commentating (Drama in Storytelling), the Grind, Marketing, and a Funny Story

A Tale of Juniors and Seniors

The Halliburton Report from Worlds, incl. Top 4 Worlds Juniors Report

How do Pokémon Fit in a Tiny Ball?

Using Science to Answer Pokémon Metagame Questions

Double Duty

Brent on Parenting a Junior + a Senior, The State of the Circuit, and a Midpoint Reflection on the Season
It shows no mercy to any who desecrate fields and mountains. It will fly around on its icy wings, causing a blizzard to chase offenders away. (Frosmoth)

I Choose You

A Poképarent’s Guide to Getting Started in Competitive Pokémon + 2× NAIC Top 8 Juniors Report

The Big Man

Standard v. Expanded, Juniors Recaps of Salt Lake City & Roanoke, Points, and the Box-Out!

Over the Top

Thoughts on Parenting Juniors and A Gauntlet of Tournaments

On the Edge and Over

Economics of Blogging, Standard Stuff, Juniors in Fort Wayne + London, and Bigger Thoughts

Oh, Brother!

Juniors Orlando & Philadelphia Regionals 2016 Tournament Reports
This Pokémon has slumbered for many years. Some say it’s Zamazenta’s elder sister—others say the two Pokémon are rivals. (Zacian)

Irritating Outcome

Top 64 Juniors Worlds 2016 Tournament Report

Super Kid

1st Place Juniors US Nationals 2016 Tournament Report

Points, Break

The Top 16 Grind, Junior Meta Updates, Modern Deck Design, and Maryland + Virginia States Reports

Son Shine State

Top 4 Juniors Florida Regionals Report with Sableye/Garbodor

Toad and Troll

Virginia Regionals Junior Top 8 Report and Cities Recap
Powerful legs and jaws made it the apex predator of its time. Its own overhunting of its prey was what drove it to extinction. (Dracovish)