NAME: Alex Schleimer
RANKING: #19 (as of 10/26/1999)
CITY / STATE: Plano, Texas
LOCATION: Rama Llama Comics, 601 W Parker Rd. , Plano, TX
[POJO] What do you like best about the PokeMon TCG?
[AS] The simplicity of the game
[POJO] What do you dislike about the PokeMon TCG?
[AS] The availability and prices of the cards (the reason I
stopped playing is due to the overpricing on packs and individuals).
[POJO] Do you find casual play or organized competition to be
more fun? Why?
[AS] I like both, mainly because the game is a lot of fun and is
easy to setup and play
[POJO] Where do you usually play?
[AS] Rama Llama Comics
[POJO] How often do you participate in organized tournaments?
[AS] I used to play 2 times a week.
[POJO] What was you most thrilling victory?
[AS] My very first tournament win over a long time rival. (Tony
[POJO] What was your most crushing defeat?
[AS] Losing in the final round to Kevin Ho.
[POJO] Who is your toughest competition? Why?
[AS] I havenít played in a long time, but my toughest would
probably be Kevin Ho, just because we basically used the same decks
yet he managed to always sget the upper hand.
[POJO] What is your favorite card? Why?
[AS] Pokemon Flute! Just because I know NOBODY else will pick that
[POJO] What kind of deck to you dread having to play against?
[AS] My own
[POJO] What does it mean to you to be ranked as one of the best
Pokemon TCG players in the world?
[AS] Iím not sure. Iíve heavily reconsidered starting playing
again because of it though.
[POJO] Do you play the Pokemon video game?
[AS] More than the card game
[POJO] Do you watch the Pokemon Animated Series?
[POJO] Do you have a collection of Pokemon toys?
[AS] Just those cute stuffed ones from KFC!
[POJO] Do you have a favorite card? Favorite video game
character? Favorite animated series character?
[AS] Favorite Card: Pokemon Flute. Favorite Video Game Character:
Charmander. Favorite Anime Series Character: Pikachu
[POJO] Anything else you would like to add to this interview?