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:
      475
      RSS
    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
      Discussions:
      46
      Messages:
      843
      RSS
    1. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
      Discussions:
      378
      Messages:
      17,669
      Latest: Baton Pass in SM OU TDK, May 27, 2017 at 6:52 PM
      RSS
    2. Tournaments

      Where official and unofficial competitive Smogon tournaments take place. Read the information thread before participating.
      Discussions:
      6,624
      Messages:
      523,915
      Latest: The World Cup of Pokémon XII - Sign-Ups THUBEZT, May 28, 2017 at 1:02 PM
      RSS
    1. Video Game Championships

      Discussion of Pokémon's official tournament circuit. Join the VGC Discord for live discussion.
      Discussions:
      1,134
      Messages:
      53,022
      Latest: RMT Double Dragon MDK, May 28, 2017 at 10:03 AM
      RSS
    2. Battle Spot

      Discussion of Pokémon's cartridge ladders. Join the Battle Spot PS room or Battle Spot Discord for live discussion.
      Discussions:
      37
      Messages:
      2,538
      RSS
    3. Wi-Fi

      Discussion regarding Wi-Fi trading and battling as well as resources for breeding and capturing.
      Discussions:
      3,085
      Messages:
      553,959
      RSS
    4. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
      Discussions:
      793
      Messages:
      166,959
      Latest: Unpopular opinions Kurona, May 28, 2017 at 11:24 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:
      19
      Messages:
      243
      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:
      1,980
      Messages:
      12,902
      Latest: SHARPEDO ATTACK Jinover, May 28, 2017 at 10:04 AM
      RSS
    1. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
      Discussions:
      385
      Messages:
      1,818
      RSS
    2. Translations

      Where articles and analyses are translated into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
      Discussions:
      6
      Messages:
      329
      Latest: Veröffentlichte Artikel Rory Mercury, May 24, 2017 at 4:17 PM
      RSS
    3. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders gather here to produce helpful tools and resources.
      Discussions:
      246
      Messages:
      6,139
      Latest: CleanRMT: A RMT Formatting Tool TheFenderStory, May 23, 2017 at 9:49 PM
      RSS
    4. Smeargle's Studio

      The community's artists gather here to exhibit their works and create pieces for Smogon's official projects.
      Discussions:
      1,622
      Messages:
      86,064
      Latest: The Workshop HNBL, May 28, 2017 at 11:15 AM
      RSS
    1. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      The designated locale for the conception, designing, and playtesting of original competitive Pokemon concepts.
      Discussions:
      2,120
      Messages:
      152,818
      Latest: CAP Updates: Stratagem Hidden Ability Poll Heaven Jay, May 28, 2017 at 10:14 AM
      RSS
    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
      Discussions:
      2,437
      Messages:
      118,545
      Latest: Math on Smogon Blazade, May 28, 2017 at 3:28 AM
      RSS
    2. Circus Maximus

      The home of Mafia, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and other text-based strategy games.
      Discussions:
      990
      Messages:
      118,738
      Latest: Cold War Mafia: The Twilight Struggle - Day 1 Blazade, May 28, 2017 at 10:31 AM
      RSS
    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
      Discussions:
      376
      Messages:
      61,146
      RSS
    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
      Discussions:
      212
      Messages:
      99,239
      Latest: 2016/17 Football/Soccer Thread The Quasar, May 28, 2017 at 12:53 PM
      RSS