1. Welcome to Smogon! Check out the Smogon Info Hub for everything you need to know about starting out in the community. Don't forget to introduce yourself in the Introduction Thread, too!
  2. Welcome to Smogon Forums! Please take a minute to read the rules.

Smogon Forums

    1. Competitive Discussion

      Discuss all generations of competitive Pokémon here! Join #pokemon on SynIRC for real-time Pokémon chat!
      Discussions:
      4,534
      Messages:
      434,188
        1. PU

      1. VGC

      RSS
    2. Policy Review

      An invite-only forum for discussing Pokémon policy.
      Discussions:
      266
      Messages:
      11,430
      Latest: Scald jpw234, Jun 29, 2015 at 9:58 PM
      RSS
    3. Tournaments

      Read information on current tournaments. More information about tournaments can be found on the Tournament site.
      Discussions:
      4,538
      Messages:
      367,278
      Latest: RBY Ubers World Championship - Round 2 Ortheore, Jun 29, 2015 at 11:51 PM
      RSS
    1. Smogon Info / Intro Hub

      Resources for getting involved on Smogon. Ask for name changes and other profile changes here.
      Discussions:
      13
      Messages:
      5,029
      RSS
    2. Battling 101

      Smogon's tutoring program. Sign up as an apprentice to learn how to play the game from experts!
      More information can be found on the Tutor site.

      Discussions:
      22
      Messages:
      669
      RSS
    3. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated here. Try to limit the number of threads you post.
      Discussions:
      10,606
      Messages:
      65,696
      Latest: Anything Goes - AG Insanity (peaked ~1990) Zangooser, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:31 AM
      RSS
    1. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
      Discussions:
      675
      Messages:
      26,674
      RSS
    2. Wi-Fi

      Trade, battle, and learn more about capturing and breeding the top percentage of Pokémon.
      Discussions:
      2,673
      Messages:
      458,368
      RSS
    3. Orange Islands

      From Pokémon Snap to Pokémon Adventures, discussion related to existing Pokémon games, anime, or manga goes here!
      Discussions:
      592
      Messages:
      118,726
      Latest: The Scramble Challenge - Mark 2 PSDuckie, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:08 AM
      RSS
    1. Sixth Generation Contributions

      Drafting and peer editing for articles and analyses which eventually appear on the site.
      Discussions:
      318
      Messages:
      10,681
      Latest: Mega Salamence [Singles] [QC:0/3] Kye, Jun 30, 2015 at 12:59 AM
      RSS
    2. Past Generation Contributions

      Drafting and peer editing for articles and analyses which eventually appear on the site.
      Discussions:
      193
      Messages:
      6,384
      Latest: Brain Healthy Then Life Healthy Aliza Kaya, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:36 AM
      RSS
    3. Technical Projects

      HTML, Programming, and other tools useful to Pokemon Research, Smogon site use, and in-game use found here.
      Discussions:
      178
      Messages:
      3,777
      Latest: Role Compendium Data Visualization (D3.js) Irraquated, Jun 29, 2015 at 12:12 PM
      RSS
    1. The Smog

      Discussion forum for The Smog, Smogon's competitive Pokémon magazine.
      Discussions:
      96
      Messages:
      3,836
      RSS
    2. Smeargle's Studio

      This is the place to show off your creativity and artistic compositions.
      Discussions:
      1,399
      Messages:
      74,842
      RSS
    3. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      A community project for designing, discussing, and playtesting new competitive Pokémon concepts.
      Discussions:
      1,846
      Messages:
      137,137
      Latest: CAP 3D Modeling Project Golui, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:00 AM
      RSS
    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss the world outside Pokémon here, including sports and entertainment, but remember that all the rules still apply!
      Discussions:
      2,587
      Messages:
      243,391
      Latest: The Anime Thread (MK2) | Join us at #weeb Fishin, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:16 AM
      RSS
    2. Circus Maximus

      Place for forum games like mafia. No postcount++ games though.
      Discussions:
      827
      Messages:
      84,412
      Latest: The Mafia of the Five Kings - Night 1 Paperblade, Jun 29, 2015 at 2:33 PM
      RSS