Category Archives: PPL 2017

The Hall of Fame for the PAX Pokemon League East 2017!

Congratulations to this year’s League Champions! (Note: we had some trouble collecting teams this year, and not everybody got the link to the Hall of Fame survey. So this year’s results are incomplete, and some team names may be mixed … Continue reading

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Applications for PPL West 2017 Gym Leaders is now open!

Hello all aspiring gym leaders! Now is your chance to sign up and become a Gym Leader for the West 2017 cycle! We will have applications open until June 1st and will send out confirmation emails starting on June 2nd. … Continue reading

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PAX Aus 2017 Leader Applications Open Through May 4th

We like to get PPL Aus 2017 rolling as soon as possible because it’s something we’re passionate about, but to do it well we need you! Applications will be open from now until May 4, so you’ll have a month … Continue reading

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Introducing the Four Horsemen of the PAX Pokemon League!

Alexander has assembled a group of trainers and is calling out the Challengers of the PAX Pokémon League. Check out his message and find out how you can prove your excellence in battle!

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Your Champion: Oceanus, the Beach-bum Professor!

Oceanus, the Beach-bum Professor! Strategy: Lull you into a sense of false security, then watch you fight the undertow Trainer’s Pokémon: The reasons you don’t go past knee deep water Trainer’s message: When it comes down to it, are you … Continue reading

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Elite 8: Becker, the Bug-stashing Steward, Volcanus, the Fire Mage, Anthony, the Mad Hatter, and Guzma, Destruction in its Human form!

Becker, the Bug-stashing Steward! Strategy: To train my Pokemon secretly while the sailors are onshore, and keep them hidden while everyone’s here! Trainer’s Pokemon: Six Bug-type Pokemon from the Melemele Island coastline who wandered onto my ship one day. Trainer’s … Continue reading

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Elite 8: Surge, the Vivid Storm, Rajil, The Traveler’s Guardian, Red, the Battle Legend, and Mike, the Unbearable Pokemaniac!

Surge, the Vivid Storm! Strategy: A plan will get you further than just brute force. Trainer’s Pokemon: They may look cute but they can clash with the very best! Trainer’s Message: A new rival? This’ll be fun! Conquer the storm … Continue reading

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Trainer Cards, Raffle Prizes, Meetup Times, and Pronoun Pins!!!

PAX East is fast approaching, so we have lots of news for you! First, as always, we’ll be having meetups in the Handheld Lounge! Friday, 2:00 PM Saturday, 2:00 PM Sunday, 3:00 PM If you’re looking for lots of gym … Continue reading

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Leaders: Will and Paul, the Differing Double Battlers, Morty, the Mystic Seer of the Future, and Commander Shepard, the First Human Spectre!

Will and Paul, the Differing Double Battlers! Strategy: Use the different forms of the same Pokemon to confuse our challengers! Trainer’s Pokemon: Kanto Pokemon and their Alolan counterparts! Trainer’s Message: Can you work together with a friend or an unknown … Continue reading

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Leaders: Trashman, the Trash Lord, Ruby and Sapphire, the Crystal Gems, Demios, the Leader of the Purgatory Knights, and Jacob Garvey, the Minuteman General!

Trashman, the Trash Lord! Strategy:I throw trash all over the field. Trainer’s Pokemon:The most trashtastic Pokemon this side of the landfill. Trainer’s Message:I’m the Trashman, Lord of trash. You can’t outtrash me no matter what because trash always wins. Upon … Continue reading

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