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The Inaugural BW2 OU Tournament - Round 3

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by Iconic, Jul 31, 2012.

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  1. Iconic

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    The Inaugural BW2 OU Tournament
    Approved by ME

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    Sign-Ups | Round 1 | Round 2

    Welcome one and all to the very first BW2 OU tournament here at this fine institution known as Smogon. The release of Pokemon Black 2 and Pokemon White 2 in Japan has shaken up the OU metagame considerably, and this tournament will give us our first real glimpse on this completely new tier. How well can you adapt to these changes? Will this tournament allow us to determine the brokenness of these powerful new OU threats? How long will it take for Bloo to return from his latest ragequit? Over the course of this tournament, we will attempt to answer these pressing questions!

    Tournament Rules:

    • General tournament rules and regulations can be found here.
    • Standard OU.
    • Best of one, single elimination.
    • BW2 move tutor moves are allowed.
    • Salac Berry is allowed.
    • Soul Dew is banned on Latios and Latias.
    • Keldeo, Landorus-T, Tornadus-T, and Thundurus-T are all allowed.
    • Darkrai, Shaymin-S, Deoxys, Deoxys-A, Manaphy, Blaziken, Garchomp, Excadrill, Thundurus, Kyruem-B, and Kyruem-W are all banned.
    • If tier changes occur during the middle of a round, they will take effect in the subsequent round.
    • Battles should take place on Pokemon Showdown! unless both players agree otherwise.*

    Battle Clauses:

    • Evasion Clause
    • OHKO Clause
    • Sleep Clause
    • Species Clause
    • Soul Dew Clause
    • Timed Battle
    • Team Preview

    Deadline:

    All battles must be complete by Monday, August 6th at 11:59 p.m. EST. Atticus and HoiPolloi have until the 3rd to do their match, which is when HoiPolloi returns from vacation. To hopefully help players schedule their matches, I've linked every participant's user profile in the matchups. Send your opponent a VM or PM as soon as you read this. Good luck friends and have fun!

    * Given Pokemon Showdown is having troubles with the server, I would ask that PO2 become the default simulator for this round. It's not too different from PO1, and you can download it here.

    Lavos Spawn vs SoulWind
    Asterat vs xtrashine
    AB2 vs alexwolf
    Zebraiken vs M Dragon
    Nachos vs sedynbios
    -Rockstar- vs _TyRoGuE_
    zdrup15 vs Scimjara
    .Robert vs DC.
    Taylor vs AlphaJolt
    Lunar. vs locopoke
    Thundur vs Brotom
    MarceloDK vs Mithril
    Hawkstar vs Milos
    Lohgock vs rairyan
    Itchni vs Folgorio
    Funkasaurus vs IceCarAdler
    toshimelonhead vs -PkmTrainerBlue-
    kokoloko vs Light The Thunder
    Frizy vs Jirachi
    DarkLoic vs Ginku
    Fantom0 vs Raseri
    Ciele vs ShakeItUp
    Leftiez vs Ricky Horror
    CloudBreaker vs Atticus
  2. Jirachee

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    VMing Frizy.
  3. toshimelonhead

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  5. Lavos Spawn

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    activity, contacting spainwind
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    lost vs Ciele gg
  7. Ciele

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    Won against ShakeItUp, good game.
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  10. Ricky Horror

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  12. alexwolf

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  13. -PkmTrainerBlue-

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    Ok, in contact
    Good luck to all
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  15. locopoke

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    I beat Lunar in a close game.
  16. Lunar.

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    Had the game and then i choked lol, gg still.
  17. AB2

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    I won in a nice game, gg.
  18. alexwolf

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    Confirming gg!
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    Replied to Raseri, time set. Hopefully get this done today.

    (And hooray, I got past round 2!)
  20. -Rockstar-

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    My opponent came online, visited my profile but did not reply to my VM =/
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    I'm online, Raseri's online, if you're reading this now, I am online on Showdown.
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