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:
      4,621
      Messages:
      426,700
        1. PU

      1. VGC

      RSS
    2. Tournaments

      Read information on current tournaments. More information about tournaments can be found on the Tournament site.
      Discussions:
      4,443
      Messages:
      360,581
      Latest: Doubles Summer Seasonal [Signups] nvakna, May 27, 2015 at 7:45 PM
      RSS
    1. Smogon Info / Intro Hub

      Resources for getting involved on Smogon. Ask for name changes and other profile changes here.
      Discussions:
      12
      Messages:
      4,472
      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:
      19
      Messages:
      563
      Latest: 2015 Battling 101 Schedule Plus, May 25, 2015 at 6:12 PM
      RSS
    3. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated here. Try to limit the number of threads you post.
      Discussions:
      10,192
      Messages:
      63,511
      Latest: i hope sparkysenpai notices me SubMindRaikou, May 27, 2015 at 7:48 PM
      RSS
    1. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
      Discussions:
      663
      Messages:
      25,319
      Latest: PSPL III: Group Stage Week 1 TONE114, May 27, 2015 at 5:26 PM
      RSS
    2. Wi-Fi

      Trade, battle, and learn more about capturing and breeding the top percentage of Pokémon.
      Discussions:
      2,644
      Messages:
      453,897
      RSS
    3. Orange Islands

      From Pokémon Snap to Pokémon Adventures, discussion related to existing Pokémon games, anime, or manga goes here!
      Discussions:
      579
      Messages:
      117,094
      RSS
    1. Sixth Generation Contributions

      Drafting and peer editing for articles and analyses which eventually appear on the site.
      Discussions:
      315
      Messages:
      10,537
      Latest: Carracosta [1/3] Blastral, May 27, 2015 at 7:51 PM
      RSS
    2. Past Generation Contributions

      Drafting and peer editing for articles and analyses which eventually appear on the site.
      Discussions:
      165
      Messages:
      6,105
      Latest: Medicham (NU Analysis) Oglemi, May 25, 2015 at 4:39 PM
      RSS
    3. Technical Projects

      HTML, Programming, and other tools useful to Pokemon Research, Smogon site use, and in-game use found here.
      Discussions:
      175
      Messages:
      3,761
      Latest: Team Type Matchup Calculator Minus, May 27, 2015 at 6:20 PM
      RSS
    4. Archives

      Discussions:
      9,962
      Messages:
      216,691
      Latest: Magneton Bouffalant, May 26, 2015 at 7:41 PM
      RSS
    1. The Smog

      Discussion forum for The Smog, Smogon's competitive Pokémon magazine.
      Discussions:
      96
      Messages:
      3,803
      RSS
    2. Smeargle's Studio

      This is the place to show off your creativity and artistic compositions.
      Discussions:
      1,389
      Messages:
      74,450
      Latest: f(x)= log7 f(x), May 27, 2015 at 6:12 PM
      RSS
    3. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
      Discussions:
      1,819
      Messages:
      136,016
      Latest: [QUALITY CONTROL] Skarmory (QC: 1/3) cbrevan, May 27, 2015 at 7:30 PM
      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:
      2,577
      Messages:
      241,873
      RSS
    2. Circus Maximus

      Place for forum games like mafia. No postcount++ games though.
      Discussions:
      822
      Messages:
      83,636
      Latest: Fallout New Vegas NOC [DAY 4] More Cowbell, May 27, 2015 at 6:26 PM
      RSS