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    1. Introduction Hub

      New members look here for information and/or help regarding the Smogon community.
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      Latest: Smogon Simple Questions & Suggestions Thread TMan87, Jan 21, 2017 at 11:52 AM
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    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
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      Latest: Pokémon Showdown Staff Promotions Trickster, Jan 21, 2017 at 8:46 PM
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    1. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
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      Latest: Stall in SM OU Leftiez, Jan 21, 2017 at 3:21 PM
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    2. Tournaments

      Where official and unofficial competitive Smogon tournaments take place. Read the information thread before participating.
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      Latest: Little Cup Training Camp [SIGNUPS] Plasmagby, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:41 PM
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    1. Video Game Championships

      Discussion of Pokémon's official tournament circuit. Join the VGC Discord for live discussion.
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      Latest: VGC 2017 Sand Team Leader Wallace, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:08 PM
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    2. Battle Spot

      Discussion of Pokémon's cartridge ladders. Join the Battle Spot PS room or Battle Spot Discord for live discussion.
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      Latest: Battle Spot Simple Questions Owen Quillion, Jan 21, 2017 at 9:28 PM
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    3. Wi-Fi

      Discussion regarding Wi-Fi trading and battling as well as resources for breeding and capturing.
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      Latest: Freddy Fazber's Gift Shop® das_eisenherz, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:44 PM
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    4. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
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    1. Battling 101

      Smogon's tutoring program for inexperienced players and those looking to refine their skill. Join the B101 Discord for live discussion.
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    2. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated in any generation or metagame. Join the RMT PS room or RMT Discord to seek advice or rate teams in real time.
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      Latest: My pokemon 2017 VGC team(rate my team) WickedGligar, Jan 21, 2017 at 9:35 PM
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    1. SM Analyses

      Drafting and editing for Generation VII competitive analyses.
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      Latest: Axew [QC 2/3] [GP 0/2] Black Hokage, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:37 PM
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    2. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
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      Latest: SM OU Suspect Coverage: Genesect The Dutch Plumberjack, Jan 21, 2017 at 2:28 PM
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    3. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders culminate here to produce helpful tools and resources.
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      Latest: The Future of Spread Reports Antar, Jan 21, 2017 at 5:49 PM
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    4. Smeargle's Studio

      The community's artists culminate here to exhibit their works and create pieces for Smogon's official projects.
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      Latest: Zaph's Fakemon Sprites Zaph1337, Jan 21, 2017 at 4:08 PM
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    1. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      The designated locale for the conception, designing, and playtesting of original competitive Pokemon concepts.
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      Latest: SM CAP Battle of the Week LucarioOfLegends, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:24 PM
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
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      Latest: Favourite foods? Jewelry Jelly, Jan 21, 2017 at 9:31 PM
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    2. Circus Maximus

      The home of Mafia, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and other text-based strategy games.
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      Latest: Mafia 101 NOC: day 2 Hitmonleet, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:04 PM
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    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
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      Latest: itt: movie/film discussion (spoilers lol) vonFiedler, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:17 PM
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    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
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      Latest: The Everything NFL Thread - 2016-17 Season Shinryu, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:34 PM
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