VGC PLAYER

Tommy Valentine Cooleen

Tommy Valentine “Tman” Cooleen is a North American VGC player from New York. He began playing VGC in 2013 as a senior, before aging up to Masters in 2014. During the 2014 season, he cut 2 regionals in his first full year in Masters. He added 4 regional cuts over his next 2 years playing, but fell short of the win each time. Despite a drought of regional cuts from 2017-2018, he managed to cut the first 3 Internats of the 2017 season with his infamous “Double Duck” team which featured Pelipper and Golduck. Despite not reaching Top Cut in 2018, he did manage to reach Day 2 at the 2 Internationals that he attended.

VGC PLAYER

Gabriel Agati

Gabriel Agati is a Brazilian player who got into VGC by watching Worlds 2014. He is known for being a consistent player in the International stage, having two International cuts on his belt. Despite that, Gabriel has no big results at Worlds, with his only participation ending up on a 6-3 Day 1 record on Nashville, 2018. Although he is one of the youngest Brazilian players, he has already faced (and won) very popular and veteran competitors during his international performances like Federico Turano in LAIC 2017

Agati’s closest friends from VGC are André Fumis and Vinícius Souza and his main rival is Yan “Sogeking” Sym.

VGC PLAYER

Juan Salerno

Juan “Juanfi” Salerno is an Argentinian, senior VGC player and the 2019 OCIC Champion. He started playing VGC in January due to some videos from Sekiam. He played his first tournament on January of 2017 and since then, he has made lots of accomplishments in the senior division. He qualified Worlds for his first season and in VGC 2019 he has obtained several great results around the world.

VGC PLAYER

Raúl Ramírez

Raúl “Rul” Ramírez is an Ecuadorian VGC Player most known for his 7th place during the 2018 Latam International Championships. Before that, he had won several MSS and Premier Challenges. Rul plays competitively since 2014 in unofficial tournaments, until the official circuit arrival to Ecuador in 2016 and with this he have qualified for the Worlds Championships 3 consecutive times, San Francisco, Anaheim and Nashville.

VGC PLAYER

James Baek

James “Jamesspeed1” Baek is famous VGC player, streamer and youtuber. His VGC carreer started in 2013 and since 2014 he has qualified each single year for WCS. He’s also a Pokken player.

VGC PLAYER

Francesco Pardini

Francesco “Alexis” Pardini is an Italian player with a long VGC career. He has won two times Italy Nationals and he achieved his best result during the VGC 2011 season in San Diego WCS.

VGC PLAYER

Sam Pandelis

Sam “Zelda” Pandelis is an Australia VGC player most-known for his second place at the 2017 Pokémon World Championships. He has a huge impact in Asia-Pacific and Oceania regions because of his triumphs along the last years.

VGC PLAYER

Sejun Park

Sejun Park is a South Korean player most-known for his victory at Washington D.C Pokémon World Championships (2014). He have also competed in TCG World Championships during the 2016 season and is considered one of the best players in the entire globe (in both formats).

VGC PLAYER

Miguel Martí de la Torre

Miguel “Sekiam” Martí de la Torre is a Spanish veteran VGC player most-known for his victory at the first London International Championships. He’s one of the most famous players in Spain and has a huge amount of followers on his social media.

VGC PLAYER

Paul Ruiz

Paul “ralfdude90” Ruiz is an Ecuatorian VGC player and the 2018 Masters Division World Champion. He’s one of the best players in LATAM recent history and is the only Latin-American World Champion.