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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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      Latest: Smogon Simple Questions & Suggestions Thread A, Mar 25, 2017 at 7:39 AM
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    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
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    1. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
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      Latest: Revisiting Evasion Abilities in DPP Sam, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:10 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: Just Like Old Times (Round 4) HQuaze, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:19 PM
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    3. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
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      Latest: Pokemon Sun/Moon Random Battle sets Too Xigen, Mar 26, 2017 at 12:54 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: [MANDATORY] TEAM BUILDING HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT Derith96, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:13 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: 3v3 General Discussion 3heartschall, Mar 26, 2017 at 10:12 AM
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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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    4. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
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      Latest: Unpopular opinions Heracr055, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:05 PM
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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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      Latest: Apprentice Program Signups: SUMO Ubers Lou, Mar 25, 2017 at 8:53 PM
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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: 武士道 - Mega Mawile Team (Peaked 1591) Rictard, Mar 26, 2017 at 11:03 AM
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    1. SM Analyses

      Drafting and editing for Generation VII competitive analyses.
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      Latest: Giratina [QC 0/3] Zaionar, Mar 26, 2017 at 12:45 PM
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    2. The Flying Press

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

      Where articles and analyses are translated into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
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      Latest: Veröffentlichte Artikel Rory Mercury, Mar 24, 2017 at 4:00 PM
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    4. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders gather here to produce helpful tools and resources.
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      Latest: Pokemon Showdown! Auction Bot Nineage, Mar 21, 2017 at 8:24 PM
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    5. 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: Boo to the business world! Cresselia~~, Mar 26, 2017 at 10:03 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 Updates: Arghonaut Ability Poll 1 Funbot28, Mar 26, 2017 at 12:42 PM
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
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      Latest: Sticky Situation dwarfstar, Mar 26, 2017 at 11:36 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: Paper Mario TTYD Mafia - Night 5 Da Letter El, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:16 PM
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    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
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      Latest: League of Legends: Let's Talk About Plants TheValkyries, Mar 26, 2017 at 1:05 PM
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    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
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      Latest: Official NBA 16-17' Season Thread kamranlaker, Mar 26, 2017 at 5:06 AM
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