Black/White

The B/W generation began in 2010 following the Japanese release of Pokémon Black and White. It introduced 156 new Pokémon, triple and rotation battles, and the Pokémon Dream World. B/W is played online on the simulator Pok√©mon Showdown!

Pokémon
Detailed statistics & strategy for every Pokémon in the game.
Articles
In-depth guides on how to play the game from the experts.
Tiers
Find out where your Pokémon are ranked!
Metagames
Check which Pokémon have an analysis for each metagame!
Banlists
A list of bans and ruleset definitions for each of Smogon's metagames.
Types
A chart listing the 17 Pokémon types and how they interact with one another with regard to effectiveness.
Moves
Inner workings of moves clearly explained.
Items
Inner workings of items clearly explained.
Abilities
Inner workings of abilities clearly explained, including those from the Dream World.
Natures
A chart detailing the 25 Natures a Pokémon can have and which statistics are benefited/hindered by a given Nature.