1. Welcome to Smogon! Check out the Smogon Info Hub for everything you need to know about starting out in the community. Don't forget to introduce yourself in the Introduction Thread, too!
  2. Welcome to Smogon Forums! Please take a minute to read the rules.

Smogon Forums

    1. Competitive Discussion

      Discuss all generations of competitive Pokémon here! Join #pokemon on SynIRC for real-time Pokémon chat!
      Discussions:
      4,758
      Messages:
      463,387
      1. PU

      2. VGC

      Latest: scRUb League 2: The Return (Player Sign-Ups) Tahu, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:20 AM
      RSS
    2. Policy Review

      An invite-only forum for discussing Pokémon policy.
      Discussions:
      283
      Messages:
      12,191
      RSS
    3. Tournaments

      Read information on current tournaments. More information about tournaments can be found on the Tournament site.
      Discussions:
      4,739
      Messages:
      384,593
      Latest: Bang! - Dodge City (Round 1) KyleCole, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:03 AM
      RSS
    1. Smogon Info / Intro Hub

      Resources for getting involved on Smogon. Ask for name changes and other profile changes here.
      Discussions:
      9
      Messages:
      5,751
      RSS
    2. Battling 101

      Smogon's tutoring program. Sign up as an apprentice to learn how to play the game from experts!
      More information can be found on the Tutor site.

      Discussions:
      29
      Messages:
      1,228
      Latest: Battling 101 Classroom Clash - Week 3 Unlucky Desperado, Sep 3, 2015 at 12:42 PM
      RSS
    3. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated here. Try to limit the number of threads you post.
      Discussions:
      11,490
      Messages:
      70,548
      Latest: Settle Down (Peaked #13 For Now) Mr.Murkrow, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:14 AM
      RSS
    1. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
      Discussions:
      698
      Messages:
      28,280
      Latest: Suggestions kevinrocks, Sep 3, 2015 at 11:10 PM
      RSS
    2. Wi-Fi

      Trade, battle, and learn more about capturing and breeding the top percentage of Pokémon.
      Discussions:
      2,736
      Messages:
      469,742
      RSS
    3. Orange Islands

      From Pokémon Snap to Pokémon Adventures, discussion related to existing Pokémon games, anime, or manga goes here!
      Discussions:
      614
      Messages:
      122,284
      RSS
    1. Past Generation Contributions

      Drafting and peer editing for articles and analyses which eventually appear on the site.
      Discussions:
      182
      Messages:
      4,594
      RSS
    2. Technical Projects

      HTML, Programming, and other tools useful to Pokemon Research, Smogon site use, and in-game use found here.
      Discussions:
      186
      Messages:
      3,881
      RSS
    3. Archives

      Discussions:
      10,527
      Messages:
      227,747
      Latest: Beautifly Magnemite, Sep 3, 2015 at 8:59 PM
      RSS
    1. Article Workshop

      Discussion and creation of Smogon's on-site media articles.
      Discussions:
      13
      Messages:
      49
      RSS
    2. Smeargle's Studio

      This is the place to show off your creativity and artistic compositions.
      Discussions:
      1,419
      Messages:
      75,770
      Latest: Mova Draws on MS Paint Integer Mova, Sep 3, 2015 at 10:47 PM
      RSS
    3. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
      Discussions:
      1,881
      Messages:
      138,582
      RSS
    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss the world outside Pokémon here, including sports and entertainment, but remember that all the rules still apply!
      Discussions:
      2,624
      Messages:
      246,500
      Latest: Dragon*Con - Need team suggestions! Shinryu, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:05 AM
      RSS
    2. Circus Maximus: The Competitive Mafia Hub

      Forum for Mafia aka Werewolf, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and Other Strategy Games
      Discussions:
      835
      Messages:
      86,189
      Latest: Fire & Ice: Day 3 U-Turn Out, Sep 2, 2015 at 10:24 PM
      RSS