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    1. Introduction Hub

      New members look here for information and/or help regarding the Smogon community. For name changes, click here.
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    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
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      Latest: Smog Awards 2016: Nomination Round! Teddeh, Feb 15, 2017 at 4:17 PM
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    1. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
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      Latest: Endless Battle Issues Tele, Feb 18, 2017 at 9:22 AM
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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: Top Down Knock Down Round 5 idiotfrommars, Feb 19, 2017 at 9:58 AM
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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 17: Ask a Simple Question, Get a Simple Answer MDK, Feb 19, 2017 at 1:56 AM
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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: Doubles General Discussion Thread Sardus21, Feb 18, 2017 at 9:01 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: A weekly Giveaway: Water Starters Pink Floyd, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:14 AM
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    4. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
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      Latest: Sun and Moon SQSA Thread iammax, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM
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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: Trap & Snag (Scolipede Bulky Offence) Avidity, Feb 19, 2017 at 9:56 AM
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    1. Translations

      Where articles and analyses are translated into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
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      Latest: Veröffentlichte Artikel Rory Mercury, Feb 17, 2017 at 4:31 PM
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    2. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
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    3. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders gather here to produce helpful tools and resources.
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      Latest: Pokemon Team Syntax 2.4.0 forsureitsme, Feb 17, 2017 at 8:24 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: Jackie's Artwork for Grebes >:"vv Jackii, Feb 19, 2017 at 1:45 AM
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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: CAP 3D Modeling Project QxC4eva, Feb 19, 2017 at 7:39 AM
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
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      Latest: Free Speech: Let's do this properly Solace, Feb 19, 2017 at 9:53 AM
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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: Wayne Bradierest Mafia - C4 Hitmonleet, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:16 AM
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    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
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    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
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      Latest: 2016/17 Football/Soccer Thread manodelrey, Feb 19, 2017 at 6:50 AM
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