Winners of PokeBeach’s October Community Blog Contest!

TCGplayer And PokeBeachPokeBeach’s October community blog contest has concluded and the winners have been chosen!

Community blog veteran PMJ is back to claim another first place victory! His article, Shunning Shaymin — An Intro to Competitive Play and Four Standard Decks Without Shaymin-EX, gives some helpful tips for obtaining the elusive Shaymin-EX, as well as four competitive deck lists for those of us who aren’t able to afford them. He will walk away with a booster box from!

While he wasn’t able to claim another first place, Serperior won second place this month with another excellent article: “Gyara-who?” An Inside Look at What Made Waves in Orlando! This article goes in depth on the crazy Gyarados deck that recently took two top-32 placements at Orlando Regionals. He has been awarded 12 booster packs for his hard work!

Please take the time to check out both of these awesome blog entries if you haven’t already. Both winners spent a great deal of time writing them, and both give some great advice on how to improve your game. They are definitely worth your time.

And, of course, all of our members who submitted community blog entries this month deserve huge thanks as well! Our community blog wouldn’t be anything without you, and we thank each of you for your hard work!

Ready for November’s Contest?

PokeBeach will be hosting a community blog contest every month, meaning you will always have the chance to win up to a booster box in prizes from TCGplayer! If you are interested in writing a blog article, please read our community blog guide.

All of these prizes are brought to you by in partnership with PokeBeach. TCGplayer’s online store offers the cheapest Pokemon cards on the Internet from thousands of different sellers — you will find no better deals on Pokemon cards! So be sure to check them out any time you want to purchase or sell Pokemon cards in the future!

November’s TCG Cup is Starting!

Trophy Clipart 7cagzxdcAAlso through our partnership with TCGplayer, PokeBeach’s members can participate in monthly TCG tournaments where we will give out up to four booster boxes of prizes! The Top 32 players will also win Prize Wall points from TCGplayer, allowing you to get even more Pokemon booster packs and promo products from their online store.

Plus, if you’re a PokeBeach premium member, you’ll earn double the amount of booster packs for placing high. You’ll also get reserved slots and have the chance to win even more booster packs and promo products if you use a creative deck. Our tournaments are just one of the many reasons to purchase a PokeBeach premium subscription, not to mention all of the insightful articles you’ll read each week from the game’s top players. So what’re you waiting for? If you hurry, you might be able to register for November’s tournament!

(Note: The Pokémon Company International is not a sponsor or endorser of PokeBeach’s tournaments, contests, or prizes, nor does the company or its affiliates have any formal association with PokeBeach. Our activities are by fans, for fans, and are not sanctioned or approved by TPCi.)