The 2018 Pokemon World Championships are kicking off this week on Friday, August 24 where hundreds of Trainers will compete to see who is the very best like no one ever was. The TCG Masters division tournament (for competitors age 16 and older) has the biggest cash prize of the entire event -- a cool $25,000 -- so we’re taking this opportunity to predict the Pokemon deck that will take it all.
Need a refresher? Check out our primer on how competitive Pokemon works.
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