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NO-Weather Ubers Tournament - Signups

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by Harsha, Oct 9, 2012.

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  1. Harsha

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    NO-Weather Ubers Tournament

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    Artwork by Juicy Fruit from the Artwork for Tournaments Thread!

    Introduction:
    Weather is a dominating factor in the Ubers metagame—that's a given. With forces such as Groudon and Kyogre controlling the match, and even Tyranitar's ability to set up Garchomp, Excadrill, and similar offensive threats, there's no denying that statement. It's hard to imagine what a metagame without weather would be like, and questions such as "Would people still run Thunder on Palkia?" or "Would Reshiram still be a major offensive threat without sun?" would be pulled out; however, in this tournament, we aim to explore how influential weather is in the metagame.

    Tournament Rules:
    -BW2 Ubers (Smogon's tiering list reigns supreme)
    -6v6 Singles
    -Best of Three
    -Weather is BANNED (More on this later)

    Clauses:
    -Wifi Battle
    -Species Clause
    -Sleep Clause
    -Timer Clause
    -Evasion Clause
    -OHKO Clause

    Weather:
    You cannot use any Pokemon with a weather-inducing ability or any weather-inducing moves. This means you cannot use Groudon or Kyogre, and Ninetales with Drought, Politoed with Drizzle, Tyranitar with Sand Stream, Hippowdon with Sand Stream, Abomasnow with Snow Warning, etc. However, you may use a Pokemon that has another ability available (e.g. Ninetales with Flash Fire, Politoed with Damp).

    Battles are to be played on Pokemon Showdown!, but if both players agree, battles can occur on Pokemon Online. However, Smogon's tiering rules apply no matter where the battle is held.

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    2. Hantsuki
    3. Sujiro Kifuja
    4. .Robert
    5. Pedrock
    6. Pkrs
    7. Focus
    8. MikeDecIsHere
    9. Mr.lol
    10. Kennen
    11. Xx Coren37
    12. Yehom
    13. dragonboy52
    14. A l e x a n d e r
    15. davidness
    16. Living Things
    17. Seco453
    18. lijero13ss
    19. Rydro
    20. Furry
    21. SoulWind
    22. Anno nyme
    23. Kojes
    24. LuckOverSkill
    25. Cristal
    26. nightcore
    27. blarajan
    28. Zaker
    29. WDFAmatt
    30. Brap
    31. T-Dogg
    32. pokebasket
    33. Metal Bagon
    34. Myzozoa
    35. bro fist
    36. Metroid78
    37. PDC
    38. Hawkstar
    39. shartruce2
    40. Steven Snype
    41. ThisMysteriousGuy
    42. dragonuser
    43. Iconic
    44. Dr Ciel
    45. TheStarRapper
    46. Emix
    47. DarkLoïc
    48. Melee Mewtwo
    49. SilentRevolver
    50. Lavos Spawn
    51. Sayonara
    52. ZoroDark
    53. Princess Bri
    54. V0x
    55. -PkmTrainerBlue-
    56. Jimbon
    57. Turnip123
    58. alexwolf
    59. HSA
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    65. King
    66. Alice
    67. FelixMinamimoto
    68. Brotom
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