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Calvin
"May the better player, uh... win?"
Calvin.png
Art from the PTCGO website
Gender Male
Eye color Blue
Hair color Red
Hometown Chicago
Region USA
Relatives Penelope (sister)
Trainer class Trading Card Game Player

Calvin is a regular at the Game Store in Pokémon Trading Card Game Online. He can be faced in two of the three leagues in the Trainer Challenge for a total of two matches.

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Official Bio

"Don't let Calvin's demeanor fool you. His sister Penelope placed 3rd last year; and she's taught him all her tricks. Besides playing the Pokémon TCG, his favorite things are reading, poetry, and playing Cribbage. Don't count him out just because he's new to the game!"

League appearances

Gold League

Calvin is faced in the third round of the Gold League, and can be challenged after defeating Mick for the first time. He uses a Water Water deck. After defeating Calvin, players move on to face Ali.

Platinum League

Calvin is faced in the fifth round of the Platinum League, and can be challenged after defeating Mick for the first time in the Platinum League. After defeating Calvin, players move on to face Kendall.


Calvin's decks

Calvin's XY Water deck

Easy deck

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Alomomola Water Common
Amaura Water Uncommon
Clauncher Water Common
Clawitzer Water Rare Holo
Corsola Water Uncommon
Buizel Water Common
Floatzel Water Rare
Kyogre Water Rare
Luvdisc Water Uncommon
Manaphy Water Rare Holo
Dive Ball I Uncommon
Enhanced Hammer I Uncommon
Fossil Researcher Su Uncommon
Hard Charm I Uncommon
Professor Birch's Observations Su Uncommon
Sail Fossil I Uncommon
Trainers' Mail I Uncommon
25× Water Energy Water E

Medium deck

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Alomomola Water Common
Amaura Water Uncommon
Aurorus Water Rare
Clauncher Water Common
Clawitzer Water Rare Holo
Corsola Water Uncommon
Buizel Water Common
Floatzel Water Rare
Kyogre Water Rare
Luvdisc Water Uncommon
Manaphy Water Rare Holo
Dive Ball I Uncommon
Enhanced Hammer I Uncommon
Fossil Researcher Su Uncommon
Hard Charm I Uncommon
Professor Birch's Observations Su Uncommon
Sail Fossil I Uncommon
Trainers' Mail I Uncommon
24× Water Energy Water E

Hard deck

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Amaura Water Uncommon
Aurorus Water Rare
Clauncher Water Common
Clawitzer Water Rare Holo
Corsola Water Uncommon
Buizel Water Common
Floatzel Water Rare
Kyogre Water Rare
Manaphy Water Rare Holo
Dive Ball I Uncommon
Enhanced Hammer I Uncommon
Fossil Researcher Su Uncommon
Hard Charm I Uncommon
Professor Birch's Observations Su Uncommon
Sail Fossil I Uncommon
Trainers' Mail I Uncommon
24× Water Energy Water E


Calvin's Retired decks

Calvin's Black & White Water deck

Calvin used a Water Water deck during the Black & White era of the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online.

Easy deck (List missing 4 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Panpour Water Common
Simipour Water Rare
Lapras Water Rare
Squirtle Water Common
Wartortle Water Uncommon
Spheal Water Common
Sealeo Water Uncommon
Eevee Colorless Common
Vaporeon Water Uncommon
Basculin Water Uncommon
Pokémon Center St Uncommon
Great Ball I Uncommon
Cheren Su Uncommon
Potion I
Ether I Uncommon
Professor's Letter I Uncommon
Roller Skates I Uncommon
Pokémon Communication I Uncommon
Cilan Su Uncommon
13× Water Energy Water E

Medium deck (List missing 11 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Panpour Water Common
Simipour Water Rare
Lapras Water Rare
Squirtle Water Common
Wartortle Water Uncommon
Spheal Water Common
Sealeo Water Uncommon
Eevee Colorless Common
Vaporeon Water Uncommon
Basculin Water Uncommon
Pokémon Center St Uncommon
Great Ball I Uncommon
Cheren Su Uncommon
Potion I
Ether I Uncommon
Professor's Letter I Uncommon
Roller Skates I Uncommon
Pokémon Communication I Uncommon
Cilan Su Uncommon
13× Water Energy Water E

Hard deck (List missing 5 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Panpour Water Common
Simipour Water Rare
Lapras Water Rare
Squirtle Water Common
Wartortle Water Uncommon
Spheal Water Common
Sealeo Water Uncommon
Eevee Colorless Common
Vaporeon Water Uncommon
Basculin Water Uncommon
Pokémon Center St Uncommon
Great Ball I Uncommon
Cheren Su Uncommon
Potion I
Ether I Uncommon
Professor's Letter I Uncommon
Roller Skates I Uncommon
Pokémon Communication I Uncommon
Cilan Su Uncommon
16× Water Energy Water E


Calvin's HeartGold & SoulSilver decks

During the HeartGold & SoulSilver era, Calvin used Water Water and Psychic Psychic decks.

Gold League (List mising 19 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Eevee Colorless Common
Vaporeon Water Uncommon
Horsea Water Common
Seadra Water Uncommon
Squirtle Water Common
Teddiursa Colorless Common
Totodile Water Common
Croconaw Water Uncommon
Feraligatr Water Rare
Energy Switch I Uncommon
Pokémon Circulator I Uncommon
Potion I Common
Bill Su Uncommon
Engineer's Adjustments Su Uncommon
Water Energy Water E Common

Platinum League (List mising 38 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Exeggcute Psychic Common
Exeggutor Psychic Rare
Beldum Psychic Common
Metang Psychic Uncommon
Zubat Psychic Common
Natu Psychic Common
Poké Ball I Common
Interviewer's Questions Su Uncommon
Psychic Energy Psychic E Common

Diamond League (List mising 56 cards)

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Horsea Water Common
Teddiursa Colorless Common
Water Energy Water E Common


Quotes

  • Gold League, before a game: "Um… Are you new too?"
  • Platinum League, before a game: "Oh, <player>! Sorry I was so shy...you know. Before."


Game Store Players
Employees EllaZach
Professor Professor Holly
League contestants MickCalvinAliGraysonJujiKendallTysonPenelope
CammieLoganNathanBrittneyDanielRikaOtis

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