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Pokémon 2012 World Championships Website Live

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blog-worldchampionship.jpgWith just a week left until the bulk of competitors land in Hawaii for the 2012 Pokémon World Championships, the Pokémon Company International has put up the website for the competition! On it you'll see the new logo for this year as well as articles straight from the source about the competition. You can also check their website throughout the competition to see how the players representing your nation are doing on a round-by-round basis. It's one of the two sources you should bookmark to stay as up-to-date as you can during the World Championships. What's the other? Why, Nugget Bridge of course!

To supplement the official coverage, we'll be doing up-to-the-minute updates on how players are doing via Twitter. We'll also be doing livestreams on our TwitchTV page (or if that fails, keep our backup UStream in mind). We'll also have people commenting on the action from home on our forums - currently the most active VGC community on the web! Our YouTube will also be filled with videos after the competiton ends, and of course our site will have articles for you to read with accounts of how the weekend went. Now go out there, grab a bag of popcorn, and prep up for the largest Pokémon event of the year!

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      Round 7: Sejun Park (31st) - W W

      Meeting last year's World Champion of all people in the last round of Swiss. However, *smiley face*


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      Official Tournament Results

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      Photo Credit: Doug M.
    • By kingofmars
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      Usage Stats
      All Pokémon

      Pokemon Amount Used % Of Teams Landorus-T 43 57% Heatran 33 42% Kangaskhan-M 32 41% Cresselia 27 35% Thundurus-I 27 35% Amoongus 24 31% Aegislash 24 31% Charizard-Y 17 22% Salamence 15 19% Rotom-W 12 15% Conkeldurr 11 14% Sylveon 10 12% Tyranitar 10 12% Gardevoir-M 10 12% Entei 8 10% Scrafty 7 9% Milotic 6 8% Azumarill 5 7% Bisharp 4 6% Terrakion 6 7% Zapdos 6 7% Ferrothorn 6 7% Mawile-M 6 7% Gastrodon 5 6% Rotom-H 5 6% Ludicolo 5 6% Suicune 4 5% Blaziken 4 5% Politoed 4 5% Arcanine 4 5% Talonflame 4 5% Venusaur-M 3 3% Gengar 3 3% Gothitelle 3 3% Breloom 3 3% Smeargle 3 3% Latios 3 3% Hydreigon 3 3% Garchomp 3 3% Swampert 2 2% Escavalier 2 2% Gengar-M 2 2% Whimsicott 2 2% Thundurus-T 2 2% Volcarona 2 2% Porygon2 2 2% Charizard-X 1 1% Blastoise-M 1 1% Camerupt-M 1 1% Rhydon 1 1% Hitmontop 1 1% Krookodile 1 1% Metagross-M 1 1% Jellicent 1 1% Infernape 1 1% Excadrill 1 1% Misdreavus 1 1% Scizor-M 1 1% Liepard 1 1% Nidoquen 1 1% Lucario 1 1% Arorus 1 1% Chandelure 1 1% Dusclops 1 1% Hariyama 1 1% Staraptor 1 1% Reuniclus 1 1% Sableye 1 1% Jolteon 1 1% Scizor 1 1% Ninetales 1 1% Togekiss 1 1% Virizion 1 1% Goodra 1 1% Gyarados 1 1% Clefairy 1 1% Mega Pokémon

      Kangaskhan 32 41.56% Charizard Y 19 24.68% Salamence 14 18.18% Gardevoir 9 11.69% Mawile 6 7.79% Venusaur 2 2.60% Blastoise 1 1.30% Camerupt 1 1.30% Charizard X 1 1.30% Gengar 1 1.30% Metagross 1 1.30% Scizor 1 1.30%
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