Tournament referees, please find your matchup below and post the thread when possible. Pull the team from the tournament Prize Claim thread, please. To start the battle, you will use a coin flip to determine who sends out their Pokemon first. Turn order goes by the norm after that. Battle rules are as followed Switch = OK Items: ON Abilities: ONE Arena: ASB Tournament Arena Unlimited Chills/Recoveries Two substitutions Two day DQ on actions, three day DQ on ref. Tournament rules: - Tournament will be 3v3 singles. - Pokemon will earn 6 MC in between battles. - Abilities and evolutions are locked for the entire tournament for all rental Pokemon. - Pokemon will be randomly given out in groups of six to each trainer, with repeats omitted and replaced. - For round one you are to choose three out of the initial six you are given. The three you do not choose will be discarded, and you will be unable to use them for the remainder of the tournament. - Items will be randomly given out in groups of ten to each trainer, with repeats omitted and replaced. - Items and Pokemon will be from a pre-determined pool. - Upon winning any round a trainer may swap one of their current Pokemon for one of their defeated opponent's current Pokemon. - Consumable items will be replenished throughout the tournament. - Held items will be swapped along with Pokemon. If your Pokemon has no held item, none will be forfeited. - For prizes for second and third places, they may choose from the team they lost their battle with. Swapped Pokemon from their final battle are not included in prize choice. ROUND ONE MATCHUPS Randomly seeded on Challonge. For the sake of the tournament I cannot allow myself to post the bracket with these match-ups - it would ruin the fun by allowing counter-picking! Match-ups: Canis Majoris PwneYOLO Referee: UllarWarlord _________ Dogfish44 Imanalt Referee: Pwnemon _________ deadfox081 Rediamond Referee: Frosty _________ TheWolfe Galladiator Referee: King Serperior _________ Athenodoros inanimate blob Referee: The Wanderer _________ Glacier Knight Geodude6 Referee: Its_A_Random _________ UllarWarlord Gerard Referee: Geodude6 _________ kingofburgerz Maxim Referee: Engineer Pikachu _________ lucarioisawesome Yarnus of Bethany Referee: Ragnarokalex _________ LockDown Ragnarokalex Referee: deadfox081 _________ Complications Orcinus Duo Referee: Leethoof _________ Deck Knight zarator Referee: Someoneelse _________ Engineer Pikachu Its_A_Random Referee: akela _________ SubwayJ Matezoide Referee: TIO _________ Arcanite Eternal Drifter Referee: Texas Cloverleaf _________ SimonSays Faylion Referee: ZhengTann _________ Leethoof TIO Referee: yoshinite BYES: smashlloyd20 Frosty The Wanderer LupusAter EspyOwner Elevator Music Texas Cloverleaf King Serperior Someoneelse ZhengTann C$FP waterwarrior DFrog akela yoshinite Post your round one predictions, if you'd like, or generally comment on the match ups!