Here it is, the moment you’ve been waiting for! Meet our Champ, Marshall:
Marshall, the Battling Breeder!
Strategy: Achieving battle synergy through incompatibility.
Leader’s Pokemon: One big dysfunctional Poké-family!
Leader’s Message: “All Pokemon can learn to love each other! Some just take more time than others…”
Defeat this guy, and win yourself an officially unofficial PAX Pokemon League diploma, and a spot on the first Unplugged Hall of Fame! Quite the honor, I say. Trainer! Believe in you! Gather your deck, and join us these weekend for history-in-the-making at the first ever Tabletop PPL!
That’s all folks! See you Friday!
~signed, Justice AKA Mayor Karp, Nov. 16, 2017
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!
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!
Announcing: PAX Pokemon League Unplugged!
Do you have a passion for the Pokemon Trading Card Game? We’re looking for Gym Leaders to join us in Philadelphia November 17-19 for the very first tabletop PAX Pokemon League! That’s right, we’ve been working behind the scenes to bring you a brand new PAX Pokemon experience. We don’t have much time, so applications are only open until September 20th!
If you have what it takes to be a Gym Leader, the LINK is right here!
If you have any questions, please contact RocketGruntFro, Shrain, or _Justice_.
For quick response, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org