David Staniusz and Nathan Powell square off in ranked play from the EXP Share League in this battle report by David. Follow along with the best 2 of 3 match as the 1st and 2nd ranked players in the league play as they battle out this VGC 2014 match. As always David’s commentary is illuminating.
In this episode David plays a series of instructive matches with the team he built in Ep #1 of the Team Machine which centres around Mega Sceptile. Watch three capture card replays of David’s matches with the team and hear his commentary on why he makes the moves he does on a turn by turn basis. See the synergy on this team in action with the Lighting Rod ability.
Well the last EXP Share meet up was a smashing success. The turn out was strong, the competition was friendly but serious, and good times were hand by all. The prize money for the championships continues to grow as well, but more on that later!
Hit the break to learn where all the competitors are ranking up in the league, as well as pictures and videos from the event. Read more
This piece, written by EXP Share super fan Tony Wiseau, originally ran on the friend of EXP Share website Hockey Wilderness.
With Pokèmon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire being released, we ask the only question that matters: Which Pokèmon would be the perfect partner for each Minnesota Wild player?
Today is a pretty exciting day for me, as the newest installment of Pokèmon hits the shelves. By the time that you are reading this, I will have a copy of Alpha Sapphire in my 3DS, and will be playing it until I pass out.
“Great”, you may think, “What’s this got to do with hockey?”
It turns out that hockey and Pokèmon are more similar than you might think. Being a Pokèmon Trainer and a Hockey Coach essentially boils down to having the same goal: To utilize the unique talents of your 6 players in such a way that that you can consistently gain an advantage against a variety of opponents. That’s it. The teams that can do this well consistently win, and the ones that can’t struggle to do so.
EXP Share is most verily pleased to announce a wonderful new series by David Staniusz, top competitor in the EXP Share League and all around team building pro. In this series Dave will go through the process and reasoning behind his teams to teach you to play ball like the masters.
Hit the break for the move sets and other details.