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Who Needs Team Preview Tournament - Semi-Finals!

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by Romeert, Nov 4, 2011.

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  1. Romeert

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    Who needs team preview Tournament
    Approved by Earthworm, co-hosted with Mr_Br_kill
    Tournament Rules
    Sign-Ups
    Round 1
    Round 2
    Round 3
    Round 4
    Round 5

    In gen 4, there was an almost magical moment. It was the lead war. Both sides tried to set up Stealth Rocks, and tried to stop the other from doing so. Those first 2-3 turns were magical, and the winner of the lead war had great momentum. Pokemon like Aerodactyl, Smeargle and Azelf were OU, and Machamp shined brightly. But after the lead war was said and done, the fact you didn't know your opponent's team made things like Heatran better and Gyarados + Electivire possible. But gen 5 introduced the team preview and the, "Wi-Fi Clause," ruining suicide leads everywhere, showing your late game sweeper and making prediction from the start much easier. But what would gen 5 without the Wi-Fi clause look like? Would there still be lead wars? Or would the meta game not change at all? Would there be more late game sweepers? The tournament will test your predictions skills, and will add a new tactic: hiding Pokemon. This is the...

    Who Needs Team Preview Tournament!
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    Tournament Rules
    *Gen 5
    *6-on-6
    *Singles
    *Single Elimination
    *No Wi-Fi Clause

    Standard Rules
    *Sleep Clause
    *Evasion Clause
    *OHKO Clause
    *Species Clause
    *Battle Timeout
    *Uber Clause

    Semi-Finals

    Foster vs DracoMalfoy
    wilson46 vs DarkLoic

    The deadline will be the 11th of November. Good luck!
  2. Foster

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    Sent a VM.
  3. Tamahome

    Tamahome hypnotizing threat
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    won vs foster, gg
  4. Foster

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    lost, good game
  5. McMeghan

    McMeghan Dreamcatcher
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    Let's get it loic.
  6. Rewer

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    DRACO MALFOY
  7. Saijo

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    go Draco, you are a boss!
  8. H-C

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    DARKLOIC !
  9. LUST

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    DarkLoic
  10. Shining_Latios

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  11. -Tsunami-

    -Tsunami- VoD Leader Metabeast
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    Darkloic wins. DracoMalfoy to win it all though.
  12. Myso

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    Darkloic obviously
  13. Alf'

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    VMed Wilson46
  14. Vinc2612

    Vinc2612 IT'S VINCE DUMBASS
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    DarkLoïc to win it. And the final too
  15. wilson46

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    Lost, gg. Shouldn't have switched out my Latios on a turn, but oh well, gl in finals.
  16. Alf'

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    Confirming. Thx and gg, 'was a good match.
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