The Hyper Voice
#83 - Slow Down for Wildlife

#83 - Slow Down for Wildlife

April 1, 2020

We’re here to converse about several online tournaments which are a foothold for players while the official competitive circuit has been temporarily put on hold. We then meander into Isle of Armor Expansion Pass details revealed in a recent Nintendo Direct Mini. We also close the show by spending some time discussing Animal Crossing: New Horizons as a great way to getaway from the real world.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

#82 - House of the Rising Sun

#82 - House of the Rising Sun

March 17, 2020

Justin Burns is here as we talk about a couple of Regionals in Sweden and Australia! We then evaluate the numerous tournament cancellations due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the timing of future series changes, and what this all means for the remainder of the 2020 season.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

Justin: https://twitter.com/JustMrBurns

#81 - Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice

#81 - Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice

March 5, 2020

Justin Ramirez hops on the show as we recap the Collinsville, Illinois Regional, the last major tournament of the original 2020 format! We then discuss Series 3, which was already used in the Puerto Rico Special Event and will be prominently featured for several upcoming weekends in March.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

Justin: https://twitter.com/LukamirPB

#80 - A Series to Goodbye Kiss

#80 - A Series to Goodbye Kiss

February 26, 2020

We spent this episode providing a recap of the Oceania International Championship! We discuss the top players and teams for one of the last remaining tournaments in this current ranked battle series. We then start looking ahead to this weekend’s upcoming Regional in Collinsville, Illinois.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

#79 - Waking from A Cat Nap

#79 - Waking from A Cat Nap

February 21, 2020

Abe Brath has joined the cast this week to talk about Pokemon Home’s release! We provide our impressions of this storage feature but more importantly discuss the implications it had and will have on format updates. We also touch on the Oceania International Championship, although time zones made this tricky.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

Abe: https://twitter.com/SeacoVGC

#78 - Gigantamax Happiness

#78 - Gigantamax Happiness

February 14, 2020

We have been absolutely smitten by Gigantamax Pokemon, the focus of the episode this week! We discuss all of them in detail, including those that will be added in the future. We also talk about the new competitive items introduced this generation as well as make a brief pass over the Oceania International Championship.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

#77 - Move Into Your New Home

#77 - Move Into Your New Home

February 7, 2020

Time to pack your bags! We’re heading to our new Pokemon Home, which is what we kickoff this episode discussing. We also cover the release of Gigantamax Toxtricity, the 2020 International Challenge February, and review the new moves introduced in the Generation 8 games.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

#76 - Super Scope Lens Luck

#76 - Super Scope Lens Luck

January 31, 2020

Justin Burns has returned just in time to cover the largest Regional in modern competitive Pokemon history recently held in Dallas, Texas! We recap the event all the way from issues with the official stream to top finishing teams and Pokemon.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

Justin: https://twitter.com/JustMrBurns

#75 - Expanding Your Horizons

#75 - Expanding Your Horizons

January 15, 2020

Jon Hu is here to talk about the first ever Regional tournament on the Switch over in Germany! We break down the top teams and discuss a future International as well as the upcoming Dallas, Texas Regional in North America. We also react to the stunning announcement of the Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield expansion pass from last week’s surprise Pokemon Direct and what implications this may have moving forward.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC

Jon: https://twitter.com/JHufself

#74 - The Pendulum Switch

#74 - The Pendulum Switch

January 10, 2020

Happy New Year everyone! The 2020 format has officially begun and there is a lot to discuss. We recap the World Champion Invitational as well as news and updates that occurred over the winter break. We have also attended live tournaments using the Nintendo Switch and share our best practices for your next event.

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Stephen: https://twitter.com/SuperMorioka

Alex: https://twitter.com/LexiconVGC