1. Welcome to Smogon Forums! Please take a minute to read the rules.
  2. Click here to ensure that you never miss a new SmogonU video upload!

Smogon Forums

    1. Information & Resources

      New members look here for information and/or help regarding the Smogon community.
      Discussions:
      5
      Messages:
      720
      RSS
    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
      Discussions:
      58
      Messages:
      974
      Latest: Smogon's Flying Press Article Announcements Luna, Oct 16, 2017 at 11:31 AM
      RSS
    1. Cartridge Formats

      Competitive discussion for the official cartridge-based rulesets.
      Discussions:
      1,213
      Messages:
      57,594
      Latest: Battle Spot Singles Simple Questions The Squash, Oct 16, 2017 at 10:31 PM
      RSS
    2. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
      Discussions:
      399
      Messages:
      18,621
      Latest: Arena Trap / Dugtrio ABR, Oct 16, 2017 at 5:54 PM
      RSS
    3. Tournaments

      Where official and unofficial competitive Smogon tournaments take place. Read the information thread before participating.
      Discussions:
      7,176
      Messages:
      560,965
      Latest: Monotype Fall Seasonal II - Round 2 zugubu royale, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:49 AM
      RSS
    4. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
      Discussions:
      903
      Messages:
      47,783
      Latest: Pokemon Sun/Moon Random Battle sets duck, Oct 17, 2017 at 3:43 AM
      RSS
    1. Battling 101

      Smogon's tutoring program for inexperienced players and those looking to refine their skill. Join the B101 Discord for live discussion.
      Discussions:
      22
      Messages:
      371
      RSS
    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.
      Discussions:
      2,621
      Messages:
      15,550
      Latest: RET DA TEM TheTapDancer, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:03 AM
      RSS
    1. Wi-Fi

      Discussion regarding Wi-Fi trading and battling as well as resources for breeding and capturing. Join the Wi-FI Discord.
      Discussions:
      3,117
      Messages:
      560,979
      Latest: Eisen's VGC Factory Pr1de, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:17 AM
      RSS
    2. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
      Discussions:
      830
      Messages:
      173,157
      RSS
    1. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
      Discussions:
      444
      Messages:
      1,979
      Latest: OU Type Analysis: Water Luna, Oct 16, 2017 at 11:29 AM
      RSS
    2. Translations

      Where articles and analyses are translated into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
      Discussions:
      8
      Messages:
      545
      Latest: Tagalog translation. Sotto Voce, Oct 16, 2017 at 8:20 PM
      RSS
    3. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders gather here to produce helpful tools and resources.
      Discussions:
      256
      Messages:
      6,233
      RSS
    4. Smeargle's Studio

      The community's artists gather here to exhibit their works and create pieces for Smogon's official projects.
      Discussions:
      1,632
      Messages:
      86,824
      RSS
    1. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      The designated locale for the conception, designing, and playtesting of original competitive Pokemon concepts.
      Discussions:
      2,261
      Messages:
      158,616
      Latest: CAP 23 - Part 9 - Name Submissions GoldenGear1000, Oct 17, 2017 at 11:11 AM
      RSS
    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
      Discussions:
      2,482
      Messages:
      120,158
      Latest: CPA exam versacepepememes, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:29 AM
      RSS
    2. Circus Maximus

      The home of Mafia, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and other text-based strategy games.
      Discussions:
      1,054
      Messages:
      129,699
      Latest: What A Bastard (Day 1) Aubisio, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:18 AM
      RSS
    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
      Discussions:
      397
      Messages:
      62,101
      Latest: DRAGON BALL SUPER Quote, Oct 17, 2017 at 8:08 AM
      RSS
    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
      Discussions:
      219
      Messages:
      100,953
      Latest: 2017/18 (Soccer) Football Thread Random Passerby, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:59 AM
      RSS