Yuta Komatsuda's 2006 World's 4th place list:
3 Dratini δ
1 Dragonair δ
3 Dragonite δ
4 Beldum HL
3 Metang HL
3 Metagross δ
First turn rules for respective World's formats:
2004: No Supporter, no card drawn
2005: No Supporter, no card drawn
2006: No Supporter, no card...
Claydol was also played fairly regularly. I think I'll be switching over to this:
4 Magikarp (SF)
3 Gyarados (SF)
4 Sableye (SF)...
Here's what I use:
4 Magikarp SF
3 Gyarados SF
4 Sableye SF
2 Uxie LA
1 Azelf LA
1 Mesprit LA
1 Luxray GL
1 Luxray GL LV.X
Nailed it. The neat thing is that you can use one energy twice with ease.
1. Energy Rain Water
2. Attach Castform/remove Water
3. Energy Rain same...
The Rayboar matchup will always be bad and there is absolutely nothing you can do about it. If you try to get cute and techy you will probably end up...
@Adam , we actually need two more. HS - BLW and HS - DEX.
List of all legal sets for respective World Championship formats:
2004: E - on
Ruby & Sapphire (RS)...
World Championship formats:
2004: (E-on) Expedition - Hidden Legends
2005: (RS-on) Ruby & Sapphire - Emerald
2006: (HL-on) Hidden Legends -...
Excellent. Trying very hard to get a DP-UL list going as well.
Jeremy Maron followed up his 2005 1st place win with a 3rd place in 2006.
4 Nidoran (RG 70)
3 Nidorina (RG 40)
4 Nidoqueen (RG 9)
Fulop says he would have certainly ran at least one more Friend Ball as well as a Desert Shaman in this list!
@Chaostamer , you're certainly right. I've found that if you miss a beat a turn or two in a row you're done. Setting up and choosing the right Pokes...
John Silvestro's 2007 Nationals Top 4 list:
3 Flareon ex
1 Jolteon ex
1 Umbreon ex
1 Holon's Electrode
4 Holon Mentor...
I like that list, @Chaostamer . The Houndoom seems neat just because this deck functionally shuts down without Pidgeot :/
@PokemonGeek , "toolbox" generally refers to a deck that has "an answer to everything" or can beat you in one of several different ways.
Sigilyph is used for two reasons:
1. Searchable by Level Ball
2. One retreat cost
Considering this it is highly more useful than Suicune.
A possible tech includes a 1-0-1 Kingdra from EX Team Rocket Returns. This removes weakness on your active Pokemon and makes the Nidoqueen matchup...
I love you. This is awesome.
From @Chaostamer ,
"Note that Chuck mentioned that he'd rather have cut a Steven's Advice for a Holon Mentor in hindsight, which I agree with. Since...
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