Alex Hill

Author Archive
  • Joined Aug ’10

Bio: I am a recent graduate from Michigan State University with a degree in Computer Science. Currently, I’m working in Atlanta GA for Enformia Inc as a Software Developer. I have been involved in the competitive scene of the PokΓ©mon TCG for over 10 years and wrote on and off for this site from 2010 to 2018.

Major Accomplishments:
2014/2015/2016/2017 Worlds Competitor
2017 Top 16 North America

2014 Ontario Provincial Champion
2014 Fort Wayne Regional Top 4
2015 Ontario Regional Champion
2016 Kansas Regional 2nd Place
2018 Collinsville Regional Top 4
2018 Costa Mesa Regional Top 4
2018 Portland Regional Top 4

2015 US Nationals Top 32
2016 London Internationals Top 16
2017 Oceania Internationals Top 8
2018 North America Internationals Top 32

2015 Worlds Top 32
2015/2016/2017 Worlds Day 2

A New Light

Alex’s Forbidden Light Set Review and Buylist, Plus Standard/Expanded Recommendations
During the day, it keeps its face buried in the ground. At night, it wanders around sowing its seeds. (Oddish)
Its hard scales provide strong protection. It uses its hefty bulk to execute powerful moves. (Nidoqueen)

Step into the Ring

Fighting with Fire, Thoughts on BKT-On, and Looks at Salazzle, Alolan Ninetales, and Xerneas

The Shadow Format

A Quick Look at Volcanion, Thoughts on Gardevoir, Drampa, and Decidueye, and One Last Goodbye to Gyarados
An enigmatic PokΓ©mon that can effortlessly regenerate any appendage it loses in battle. (Staryu)