Alex Hill

Author Archive

Show Me, Show Me, Show Me

A Discussion of the Privacy or Lack Thereof of Decklists at Livestreamed Events

The Clock Struck 9

Alex’s London Internationals 2016 Tournament Report

For Whom the Clocktower Tolls

Rayquaza, Gardevoir, and Greninja for London, the CP Bar, and the Top Storylines Heading into the Weekend

What is Dead May Never Die

Philadelphia Regionals Report, Top Performers, Meta Trends, and Future Frog

Well, That’s Standard!

9th Place Orlando Regionals Report, Vileplume in Depth, Volcanion for Fort Wayne, and Random Thoughts from the Drive Home
When it uses its special stick to strike up a beat, the sound waves produced carry revitalizing energy to the plants and flowers in the area. (Grookey)

Sky’s the Limit

Rounding out the Standard Format with M Rayquaza and Rainbow Road

The Sound and the Froggy

Alex’s Worlds 2016 Tournament Report, Meta Trends, and Top 4 Round-Up

Download/Upgrade

On Perfecting the Netdeck, Tips for the Night March Mirror, and Early Favorites for Worlds

The Neo Genesis

Origins Prep, Night March Some More, Yveltal/Zoroark, and Water Toolbox v1.2

Barking Up the Right Tree

Four Distinct Ways to Play Trevenant and Two to Counter the Current BDIF
It anchors itself in the ground with its single leg, then basks in the sun. After absorbing enough sunlight, its petals spread as it blooms brilliantly. (Gossifleur)

A Tale of Three States

How We Turned a Terrible Idea into a Lot of CP

Popular Vote

The Less Talked About Decks of the Standard Format

Lightning Strikes Twice

VA Regionals Results Rundown and the Game Plan for Week 2

Chill Factor

The Top 8 Decks to Start Testing for Winter Regionals

Inside Track

A Detailed Look Back on the First Half of Cities
Via the protrusion on its head, it senses other creatures’ emotions. If you don’t have a calm disposition, it will never warm up to you. (Hatenna)