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Unplugged 2017 Leader Reveals 3: the Final Wave

The last in our line of Leaders, we have someone fishy, someone shadowy, and someone who can hear the voices beyond the grave! Remember, you need 6 badges to challenge our Champ! Can you find and defeat these Gym Leaders before PAX Unplugged ends?

 

Mayor Karp, the Fishy Mayor!

Strategy:  Jumping over the competition by fishing up what he needs!

Leader’s Pokemon: Do these Pokemon seem fishy to you?

Leader’s Message:  “Oh! Looks like you’re causing quite the Splash!”

Badge:  Splashy Badge

 

Undefined, the Shadowy Silhouette!

Strategy:  Hide in the shadows.

Leader’s Pokemon: Legendary Pokemon with a darker feel!

Leader’s Message:  “You may feel lost in the shadows during this duel, but find the light to conquer the darkness  and you’ll emerge with the Shadow Badge!”

Badge:  Shadow Badge

 

Maxwell Graves, Diviner of the Discard!

Strategy:  Gaining power by discarding!

Leader’s Pokemon: Just as dangerous in any zone!

Leader’s Message:  “Huh, and all these years I’ve just been using cards to tell fortunes…”

Badge:  The Seven Star Badge

 

 

Later tonight: the Champion reveal!

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Unplugged 2017 Leader Reveals 2: the Search for More Badges

The next set of Gym Leaders is here! Tonight we’ve got a flashback to the 90’s and not one, but two dragon Leaders—wait, is that Kaiba?! He knows we’re not playing Yu-Gi-Oh, right?

 

Seto Kaiba, the Dragon Duelist!

Strategy:  Overwhelm the the opponent with the most powerful attacks ever seen!

Leader’s Pokemon: The first fire breathing dragon!

Leader’s Message:  “Nobody will stand in my way when I claim my title as the true King of Games!”

Badge:  Believe in the Heart of the Cards, and you might prove yourself worthy of the Duelist Badge!

 

Udrys, the Dragon Fanatic!

Strategy: Show you the true heart of his Dragon cards!

Leader’s Pokemon: The brothers and sister of his Dragon Family!

Leader’s Message:  “I will teach you the bond of my Mighty Family!”

Badge:  Show me the strength in your heart to become part of my family by earning the Family Badge!

 

Classic Sean, the Leader from the Past!

Strategy:  A classic Pokemon battle!

Leader’s Pokemon: A look at what the 90’s had!

Leader’s Message:  “Back from the past!”

Badge:  90’s Badge

 

 

Hmm, Classic Sean appears to be using old WotC cards, I wonder how those will hold up in 2017? That’s it for today, check back tomorrow for the rest of our Leader Reveals!

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Meet your Unplugged 2017 Gym Leaders!

Our Gym Leaders have been hard at work tuning their decks for this weekend. You’ll need to find and defeat six of them in order to challenge our Champ! PAX Unplugged is just a few days away, so with great pride we present the first Leaders on your quest to become the very best!

 

Prof. Hardwood, the TCG Researcher!

Strategy: Stay a while and listen…

Leader’s Pokemon: Simple and clean.

Leader’s Message: “To be the best, you  must first understand the basics!”

Badge: Toot Oriole Badge

 

Crazy Carl, the Milling Maniac!

Strategy: Your Discard Pile will soon be larger than your deck!

Leader’s Pokemon: They just love making your cards disappear.

Leader’s Message: “Wooooo-WEE! Time to throw out them garbage deck, y’all! Let’s git sum!”

Badge: Recycle Badge

 

Faegan, the Fairy Fanboy!

Strategy: Flaunt your Fabulous and Faithful Friends!

Leader’s Pokemon: The Finest and most Fantastic of the Fey.

Leader’s Message: “My Ferocious Fairies will never Fail!”

Badge: Finish the Fearsome Faegan to Find yourself the Fantastic Fairy Badge!

 

That’s all for now, but check back later today for the next round of leader reveals!

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The First Two Leaders Revealed for PAX West 2016! Annie and Milo Thatch!

Annie the Child of Darkness!

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 Wanna play? Tibbers and I are always looking for someone new to be our friend. Our last playmate wasn’t fire proof. I want a turn to make you burn! Dodge the flames and win the Playtime Badge!!

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Playtime Badge

Milo Thatch the Gibberish Expert!

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Upon returning from Atlantis Milo got back to what he loved most (other than Kida), translating dead languages. While deep in one of his study sessions, Mr. Whitmore stopped by and dropped a new journal on his desk. This journal contained a language that Milo had never seen before and this made him as excited as a small child at Christmas. When he asked Mr. Whitmore where he found this journal, he replied that he received it from a friend in Johto who has been spending a lot of time in the Ruins of the Alph. This friend needed an expert in gibberish to help him solve the ancient mysteries of the site and so Milo, with a barely contained grin, made his way to Seattle where another submarine was prepared to take him to a whole new world.
Milo comes from the depths of Atlantis. Come prepared to swim through the ocean and clear away some rocky ruins to make headway to win the Shepard Badge!

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 The Shepard Badge

 

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