Experts' corner

Zach Lesage

Big Shot, Peanut Butter Insides - The Standard Wave

Zach goes over some his best playing habits, his updated Buzz/Garb list, and a cool Ho-Oh deck.

03/14/2018 by Zach Lesage

First off - we are pretty excited we can show you our new feature for you! In addition to price check we are also offering a list of all articles with any cards you pick. So in case you would like to be inspired the only thing you need to do is seach for a card and check all the articles we have.


Flying Around

Hey 60 cards readers, I am sure I sound like a broken record by now, but as I write this I am up in the air. My trip today consists of flying from Toronto, ON to Orange County, CA for the 2018 Costa Mesa, CA Regionals. While I am still preparing my deck choice for this Expanded event, I do have some insight for the upcoming Standard 2018 Charlotte, NC Regionals and local League Cups. If you read my recent article about the unique decks that we saw at the 2018 Collinsville, IL Regionals (insert hyperlink overly here), you would know that our current Standard format is fairly diverse. In this article, my goal is to address some of my best playing habits, shed some insight on my top plays, and help prepare everyone reading this article for their upcoming tournaments. I’ll jump right into some of my best playing habits:

The Ways to the Top

The best ways that I have used to up my game and reach the upper echelon of playing this game are simply using my time wisely and play-testing. These two concepts sound extremely similar and vastly different at the same time, but I will explain them both the best I can. In the current game of Pokemon, there are multiple ways to become a better player and I will try to include tidbits of information in each of may articles to help you grow as you read them. Since these concepts can be split up, I’ll go over them individually:

The rest of the article is only available to PRO Members. Sign up for PRO Member today to view the rest of the article!

In order to maintain a high standard for our content, we have created a subscription service. To get you the best possible articles from the top players we pay more than $25 000 every year to our authors and editors. There are endless hours of playtesting and research behind each article. Our goal is to be able to publish an article every day and make even more competitions for everyone. Thank you for considering our subscription.

More information here.

Thank you for your time. Please leave us your feedback to help us to improve the articles for you! 





Make sure to follow us on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook to see the latest stories. 


Pokémon and its trademarks are ©1995-2018 Nintendo, Creatures, and GAMEFREAK. English card images appearing on this website are the property of The Pokémon Company International, Inc. 60cards is a fan site. Our goal is to promote the Pokemon TCG and help it grow. We are not official in any shape or form, nor affiliated, sponsored, or otherwise endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, or TPCi.



Zach Lesage

A Day in the Life of a Pokemon Coach

06/12/2018 by Zach Lesage // Zach strolls through the often secretive world of coaching and highlights how it can make you a more successful player! (+22)

Caleb Gedemer

The Fate of Zoroark-GX — Time To Move on in Standard?

06/20/2018 by Caleb Gedemer // Do you like Zoroark-GX? This article is packed with thoughts about its future in Standard and a new way to play the... (+21)

Chris Fulop

A Forbidden Spotlight On Madison

06/08/2018 by Chris Fulop // Madison Regionals Left Standard With A Best Deck And A Few Fun Surprises! PLUS! A Bad Deck! (+20)

Welcome to our Pokemon Community Portal. Have a look around and enjoy your stay!