Pokémon Sword and Shield have been well-received, but their writing has earned them their fair share of criticism. Learn what the games did right in the way they handled their characters and discover the common theme that binds them together.
We’ve discussed weather, now let’s look at how terrain is shaping competitive Pokémon metagames.
Learn about the impact of weather conditions on competitive Pokémon.
Yamper is a fan favourite Pokémon, but how viable is it in its home tier of Little Cup?
Learn the most common playstyles in competitive battling and why you should or shouldn’t use them.
Learn how status conditions influence competitive metagames and the best methods of countering them.
There was a lot of initial hype and discussion around Galarian Weezing and its Neutralising Gas Ability. How much of that excitement was justified? This article explores Galarian Weezing’s competitive potential.
The Pokémon Global Link will cease operations in February 2020, but its spirit lives on in features present on the Nintendo Switch’s Pokémon Sword and Shield.
This article introduces the currently known Entry Hazards, explaining why they have such a prominent place in competitive metagames and how you can counteract them.
Clangorous Soulblaze has made Kommo-o far more powerful, but just how big a threat is it really?