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    1. Competitive Discussion

      Discuss all generations of competitive Pokémon here.
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    2. Policy Review

      An invite-only forum for discussing Pokémon policy.
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      Read information on current tournaments. More information about tournaments can be found on the Tournament site.
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      Smogon's tutoring program. Sign up as an apprentice to learn how to play the game from experts!
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    2. Rate My Team

      Get your teams rated here! Try to limit the number of threads you post.
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    1. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
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      Trade, battle, and learn more about capturing and breeding the top percentage of Pokémon.
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    3. Orange Islands

      From Pokémon Snap to Pokémon Adventures, discussion related to existing Pokémon games, anime, or manga goes here!
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    1. Past Generation Contributions

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    4. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss the world outside of Pokémon here, but remember that all the rules still apply!
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    2. Circus Maximus: The Competitive Mafia Hub

      Forum for Mafia aka Werewolf, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and Other Strategy Games
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