The particular element that permits Charizard, Venusaur and Blastoise to coexist in the similar deck is none rather than Mewtwo & Mew GX. This obscenely tough card has the “Perfection” talent that we could it use the assaults of alternative Pokemon GX at the bench or within the discard pile. Bring to mind it as a Swiss-army Pokemon the place a participant can make a choice from all kinds of assaults and use whichever is highest relying at the state of affairs.
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For instance, if Mewtwo & Mew GX takes a large hit, it may well go back the wear and tear (after which some) with Reshiram & Charizard GX’s Outrage assault. If Mewtwo & Mew GX wishes to succeed in a top quantity to take a knockout on a Pokemon with top HP, it may well use Blastoise GX’s Rocket Splash to get there. As for Venusaur & Snivy GX, slightly than its assault, it’s within the deck for its “Shining Vine” talent that we could it gust up inclined benched Pokemon.
Emblem used to be in a position to respond to the multi-type downside with the newly launched Aurora Power that gives all forms of power. When 4 copies are added to the deck at the side of 4 Rainbow Power, which has the similar impact for a special value, the deck has 8 energies that permit Mewtwo & Mew GX use nearly any assault.
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Venusaur and Blastoise are utterly going to lose in that ballot however they do not care as a result of they’ve every different.
In addition to the Kanto trio, the deck uses a handful of odd Pokemon like Alolan Raticate GX, Vileplume GX, and Flygon GX that most other players had long written off as “binder trash,” but Brand saw they had very specific uses that he could exploit to take opponents off guard and come out victorious.
Those are just the highlights of the deck, but if you want a detailed explanation of everything it can do (and it’s quite a lot), then check out Brand and testing partner Jordan Palmer giving a full run-through of how it works on The SAbleyes YouTube channel.
Brand won the 2019 Pokemon TCG World Championship with a Mewtwo & Mew GX deck, as well. His winning list went on to inform how competitive players built the deck for the rest of the season, and now it looks like Brand has done it again by innovating to create a new kind of deck for the metagame.
What do you think of this unique deck that features the Kanto starting trio? Let us know in the comments.
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