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

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    1. Preliminary Pokedex

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    1. The Smog

      Discussion forum for The Smog, Smogon's competitive Pokémon magazine.
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      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
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    2. Circus Maximus

      Place for forum games like mafia. No postcount++ games though.
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