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How it Started, How it’s Going

November 23rd, 2020

Some things never change. VGC is still canceled, quarantine is still in effect, and a hot new Lava Pool is about to get all up in your ears. This week is Fidget's 10 year anniversary with Team Magma and Chalkey, Gabby, and Josh are here to swap stories on how the journey started and where things are now.

0:00:30- Quarantine sandwiches
0:07:00 VGC still canceled
0:29:00 How did everyone join Magma
0:52:00 Bopper
0:54:00 What's up with Pokemon Go?
0:57:00 What are you doing without VGC?
1:15:00 Chalkeys Heartwarming worlds story

Black Hole Sun

February 27th, 2017

Sam, Toler, and Oliver are back and getting ready to roll out to Indianapolis for another year. Then we take a closer look at where the metagame is and what gambles are worth taking while building.


00:20 Intro
05:20 US Nationals
13:25 World Championship dates
16:10 Metagame
33:25 NPA
49:30 Questions

There’s a Moon in the Sky (Called the Moon)

February 11th, 2017

Sam and Toler are back to talk about naked air-guitar, QR codes, and stipends. Sam also went to his first MSS and we check in on how our pre-season predictions have panned out so far. Sam and Toler can't actually hear each other most of the time, but hopefully you won't be able to tell! Yay editing!

00.20 Intro
03:45 Bank and QR codes.
08:25 Australia and stipends.
13:00 Fidgets first MSS
26:55 Revisiting our pre-season predictions.
34:55 Dhelmise

Blister in the Sun

January 23rd, 2017

We finally catch up to the metagame that won't slow down. This week Sam, Toler, Oliver, and Gabby try and process the vast array of teams from regionals, paying for online tournies and content, and if tiering Pokemon is even possible.

0:00:20 Intro, sandwiches.
0:05:40 Pokemon Bank.
0:08:10 Regional and metagame tangents.
0:13:00 Tiers.
0:24:00 AFK and more metagame stuff.
0:36:40 Melborne win a trip.
0:42:45 Oliver vs Sam in Dallas.
0:46:10 Question #1, Celesteela.
0:49:50 Q2, Underrated Pokemon and the next big thing.
0:57:30 Q3, Paid content.
1:01:20 Q4, Tapu Bulu.
1:03:30 Q5, Teambuilding

Fly Me to the Moon

December 16th, 2016

No visit from Santa this year, but visits from Tman, Cybertron, and Dim more than make up for it. This week we go over our favorite holiday foods, talk about all of London's many suprises, team sheets, money, and which Tapus are sniffing around your daughter.

00:20 Holiday Foods
02:20 London
07:30 Trends
14:50 Europe Circuit
20:30 Timer
26:30 Team Sheets
34:49 $$$
37:55 Memento & Parting Shot
42:00 Questions

Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me

December 3rd, 2016

The time for VGC17 has come. Or is it gone? Sam, Toler, and Tiffany have 3 turns to figure it out. In doing say they also cover new cores, bigest early suprises, and what is the cutest new Pokemon.

0:00:20 Intro
0:03:40 VGC17 Rules
0:05:30 Timer
0:18:35 2016
0:23:00 Smeargle in 17
0:24:00 17 Teams
0:34:50 Underachievers
0:39:20 Silvally Colors
0:42:00 Suprises
0:44:47 London
0:47:56 Corrections
0:49:46 Questions
0:55:50 Cutest Pokemon
1:02:42 Outro

Here Comes the Sun (Spoilers)

November 21st, 2016

In this extra special spoilercast, DrFidget, JTK and Shiloh recount their trips through Alola. We go over our teams, evil teams, human and pokemon relationships, human and human relationships, human and cloathing relationships, etc. Did I mention there will be spoilers?

Bad Moon Rising

November 18th, 2016

The days of VGC 2016 are coming to a close and a new format is begining. DrFidget welcomes back Dimsun, Bopper, and the cuss button to hit the ground running on this exciting new metagame. This episode is Sun/Moon spoiler free.


0:00:20 Intro

0:02:40 New Items

0:07:00 Z-moves

0:13:30 Best Rookie Pokemon

0:43:10 Best Returning Pokemon

1:00:25 Questions

Ninja Town

October 13th, 2016

Sam, Toler, and Tiffany are back with timers, demos, rules, and new pokemon. We also revisit bow-tie vs bikini top on our way to ninja town and depression. So you can go ahead and call this one a banger.

00:20 Intro, Board Games
03:30 New Timer
05:10 Ladder Updates
06:32 Battle Teams
09:35 Triples and Free for All
10:25 WCS17 Rules
16:00 Sun & Moon Features
26:00 Demo
31:00 Fees and Lines
35:00 New Pokemon
44:00 VGC16 Metagame Changes

Werewolves of London

September 24th, 2016

Take your hat off and get ready to rock, VGC 2017 is here! This week Sam, Toler, and Tiffany are breaking down Championship Points, Prize $$$, and format changes. There was also a bunch of Sun & Moon news with double doses of wolves, monkeys and unevolved Z-Moves.

00:20 Intro, Zog
02:30 CP Bar
14:30 Prize $
19:00 Format change in December
22:05 Pokemon Bank
25:20 Dress up is back!
27:00 Grooming
30:20 New Z-Moves
36:50 Passimian
38:55 Oranguru
41:55 Lycanroc
46:35 Bronzong
50:25 Personal favorite pokemon in 2016

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