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    1. Competitive Discussion

      Discuss all generations of competitive Pokémon here! Join #pokemon on SynIRC for real-time Pokémon chat!
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    2. Policy Review

      An invite-only forum for discussing Pokémon policy.
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      Read information on current tournaments. More information about tournaments can be found on the Tournament site.
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    1. Smogon Info / Intro Hub

      Resources for getting involved on Smogon. Ask for name changes and other profile changes here.
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      Smogon's tutoring program. Sign up as an apprentice to learn how to play the game from experts!
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    3. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated here. Try to limit the number of threads you post.
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    1. Wi-Fi

      Trade, battle, and learn more about capturing and breeding the top percentage of Pokémon.
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    2. Orange Islands

      From Pokémon Snap to Pokémon Adventures, discussion related to existing Pokémon games, anime, or manga goes here!
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    1. Sixth Generation Contributions

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    1. The Smog

      Discussion forum for The Smog, Smogon's competitive Pokémon magazine.
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    2. Smeargle's Studio

      This is the place to show off your creativity and artistic compositions.
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    3. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
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      Latest: [QUALITY CONTROL] Gothitelle (QC 0/3) sparktrain, Jul 6, 2015 at 8:20 PM
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss the world outside Pokémon here, including sports and entertainment, but remember that all the rules still apply!
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    2. Circus Maximus

      Place for forum games like mafia. No postcount++ games though.
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      Latest: The Mafia of the Five Kings - Night 2 Walrein, Jul 6, 2015 at 8:19 PM
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