Kian Amini

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Box of Lightning – PikaRom in Standard

Hey, readers! I'm back with another article in preparation for Denver Regionals and League Cups. I have had an excellent third quarter for this...

With Thunderous Applause – Zapdos in Standard

Hey, readers! It’s Kian, back with some ideas for the new format. I’ve already logged a decent amount of games with different variants of...

Giving Yourself a Fighting Chance – Buzzwole in Expanded, Malamar and...

Hey readers, Kian here to provide updates and insights on preparing for Dallas. At the last expanded Regional I played Zoroark/Garbodor, using a similar...

To Legit to Quick – Blastoise in Expanded, Swampert/Meganium Greninja GX...

Hey, readers. Lost Thunder has had an immediate and heavy impact on the format, and I think this set has been one best ones...

Up for Garbs – Zoroark/Garbodor and Drampa/Garbodor in Expanded

Hey, readers. Portland Regionals is already around the corner. Expanded gives us a new breath of fresh air since most of the new tournaments...

The Beaconing- Vikavolt/Rayquaza GX, Malamar, and Empoleon/Swampert in Standard

Hey readers. Kian back, once again. Today I am going to cover standard and I'm going go over Vikaray, Malamar, and take a look...

ZoroRoc You Like a Hurricane – Rayquaza GX and ZoroRoc in...

Worlds is over and we're already back into the grind. I had a great time at Nashville and it was a memorable experience. So,...

Calm Before the Stormy Winds – Buzzwole Lycanroc, Zoroark Lycanroc, and...

The season is concluding and the most important tournament of the year is coming up. This season was a crazy one; I would have...

Living Lycanroc Star – Zoroark/Garbodor and Zoroark/Lycanroc in Standard

Hey Readers, Kian back. Today I am going to be analyzing the relatively new Standard format and some Zoroark Variants. There have been a...