Mentor Profiles

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Below is a list of every Smogon Mentor. You'll find information on where they participate in Smogon, when they're available, and what their interests are. You can message any of them on the forums if you have questions about Smogon. They are all friendly people who are outstanding members in our community and each one of them would love to talk with you. Don't be afraid to message them; they want to hear from you!

Mentors

Ace Emerald


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, Social Media
Well-known Contribution: Leading the Youtube channel, many analyses and forum activities.

Albacore


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English, French
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers
Well-known Contribution: Frequent poster on the OU Viability Rankings thread, has also written a few analyses. Once made a post comparing the advantages of Memento against Parting Shot as support for Lucario on every single relevant Pokémon in OU.

Alter


Timezone: GMT +10
Language: English, German
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He wrote the Beginner's Guide to Pokémon Showdown, as well as numerous XY OU analyses, and is a Battle Server Moderator.

Andrew


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, Art
Well-known Contribution: Art for The Smog, The Player, the Competitor, Art for Articles, and even requests!

Antemortem


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Programming or HTMLing, How to Get Started With The Player, How to Get Started With The Smog, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contributions: Co-Leader of The Player, member of Grammar-Prose, writes articles for The Smog, writes HTML for The Competitor, is a Moderator on Pokémon Showdown! and an editor on PS's Facebook

Aragorn the King


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: He commonly answers questions in the OU SQSA thread, makes massive posts in the OU viability thread, and manages the OU Victim of the Week thread.

Audiosurfer


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He does a lot in the realm of Doubles leadership and analysis write-ups.

Bean


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's a Moderator on PS, leads the Challenges room there, and has written an article for The Player.

Birkal


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: Create-A-Pokémon, Anime Style Battling, How to Get Started With The Smog,
Well-known Contribution: He created this Mentorship Program! He's also the guy who keeps the CAP site up to date and formerly coordinated artists for The Smog.

Blitzamirin


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He contributes to the Pokémon Showdown! server as a global Moderator and also actively works with managing the official Tournaments room!

blizzardy


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He has written quite a few Smog articles and Little Cup analyses.

boltsandbombers


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Written more than 30 analyses for the Smogon dex

Bummer


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English, Swedish
Area Of Expertise: Art, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: Leads art for The Smog, designed banners for various tiers (OU, UU, RU, NU, Doubles), along with illustrating for several tournaments.

Calm Pokemaster


Timezone: GMT +5.5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He proofread countless articles and analyses starting from 2011 and is currently a GP team co-leader.

cbt


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments, The Social Areas of Smogon
Well-known Contribution: He writes for the Competitor, plays in tournaments, and contributed research for Pokémon X and Y.

-Clone-


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling
Well-known Contribution: Running the OU Player of the Week project, OU Teambuilding Competition, posting in OU threads, driver in the PS! OU Room.

col49


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Revamping upwards of a dozen RU analyses, incorporating a couple new sets to other RU analyses, and I wrote a brief article for the Smog.

Coronis


Timezone: GMT +10
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Social Areas of Smogon, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Moderating PS

CrushinDefeat


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: Albanian, English, German
Area of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's completed 6 analyses (4 in RU and 2 in UU) and is a staff member on Pokémon Showdown!

CyclicCompound


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He has written several analyses and is a member of the OU Quality Control (QC) team, co-led OU's Pokémon of the Week (PotW) discussions for a while, and co-hosted RU's scRUb League tournament.

Da Letter El


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Social Areas of Smogon
Well-known Contribution: Hosted ANOCymous Mafia and cohosted Smogon Mafia Mafia, has played the most Smogon mafia games, and has over a 50% win rate in Smogon mafia games.

darkie


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, Create-A-Pokémon, Social Media
Well-known Contribution: He's contributed to almost every aspect of the site at some point. He did the front page news for a time, was a mod on Shoddy Battle, led C&C for a long time, contributed to several issues of The Smog, and he was TL for the DPP CAP 6, Arghonaut.

DHR-107


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Orange Islands, Create-A-Pokémon
Well-known Contribution: He created the Pre-EnCaPlopedia and is now the CaP Prevo leader and moderator. He is also Orange Islands Head Moderator.

dragonuser


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: Contributes to RMT and is a Tournament player

Eevee General


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling
Well-known Contribution: Other Metagames Leader

Electrolyte


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English, Chinese, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, How to Get Started With The Smog, How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Moderating PS!, rating teams, GP checking, writing analyses.

Enguarde


Timezone: GMT +11
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Moderated Pokémon Showdown for a year.

EonX


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, Social Media, How to Get Started With The Competitor, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: Member of the Rarelyused QC Team, so I guess I know a little something about it. Also contributed quite a few analyses for RarelyUsed, and even one for XY Overused as well.

faxxifer


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English, Serbian
Area Of Expertise: Art
Well-known Contribution: Co-leads art for The Player and has contributed art site-wide in places such as The Smog, social media and The Competitor

FireMage


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments, How to Get Started With The Competitor
Well-known Contribution: Hosted the Neverused Premier league, general contributions over NU. He's also hosted many diffferent tours including Tournament Tour over the year.

Flora


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: Has done tons of GP checks for Generation 4 Contributions & Corrections and the Smog, as well as a massive amount of CAP ASB reffings.

GatoDelFuego


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon
Well-known Contribution: Grammar checking tons of analyses, including some of the longest analyses ever. He also wrote articles for The Competitor covering Smogon Tour 15.

Goddess Briyella


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, How to Get Started With The Smog, How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: She's led many discussions in Little Cup, written a ton of Little Cup analyses, and written several Smog articles on the happenings of Little Cup and Pokémon Showdown. She remains a consistent contributor to all of these parts of Smogon.

Harsha


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English, Hindi
Area Of Expertise: Rate My Team, The Smog, Overused, Battling 101, Contributions & Corrections, Tournaments
Well-known Contribution: He mostly participates in RMT.

hollywood


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, IRC Culture, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Super Moderator, Pokémon Showdown! Leader (&), NU C&C Moderator, #Pokémon SOp

horyzhnz


Timezone: GMT +10
Language: English, Chinese
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon
Well-known Contribution: Wrote several analyses in every tier, GP checked quite a lot of other analyses and articles, and contributed to the creation of quite a few threat list entries.

Hulavuta


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English, Southern Vietnamese
Area Of Expertise: Orange Islands, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He hosted movie nights in the Orange Islands and hosted The Orange League, a series of in-game competitions, for several months. He also wrote a few articles for The Smog and is a moderator of the Battle Spot forum. He is also well-known for being one of the first and most successful mentees of the program!

Jellicent


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, Orange Islands, How to Get Started With The Competitor, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He's a Grammar/Prose team co-leader. He also runs some forum projects such as the Orange League and has written various articles.

Jirachee


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: French, English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: Leader of the RMT section

Joeyboy


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: Has written three articles for The Smog, frequently contributes to the RMT Forum and runs the OU Mini-Tournaments in Overused.

Jukain


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, Programming or HTMLing
Well-known Contribution: OU QC Leader, has written lots of analyses.

Kingler12345


Timezone: GMT +5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon, Programming or HTML
Well-known Contribution: Has written ~15 analyses for BW, is an active Grammar Prose member, and is on The Smog and The Player's HTML teams

King UU


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Room Owner of PS! Underused room, Co-leader of UU Viability Rankings thread, C&C analysis contributor, Community Contributor, Tutour

Krauersaut


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Ubers, Social Media
Well-known Contribution: Editor of Smogon's Facebook page, Driver in several rooms on PS, Ubers tutor

Laga


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English, Danish
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments
Well-known Contribution: He hosted some projects in Doubles, most notably BW Viability Rankings and a minitour. Also plays Doubles in SPL for ruiners.

Lasagne


Timezone: GMT +12
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments, The Social Areas of Smogon
Well-known Contribution: He hosted the Top 10 Titans of NU for 5th Gen, and he did a few NU analyses as well as starting a couple of Doubles analyses before dropping them because he hated the new C&C formatting.

LightningLuxray


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Currently written ~30 analyses

Magcargo


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He has done approximately 19 analyses and is currently working on 7 more.

Magnemite


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, IRC Culture
Well-known Contribution: He wrote over 15 analyses for OU and RU. He is also an AOp (@) on #Pokémon, Smogon's official IRC channel.

malefic


Timezone: GMT +8
Language: English, Chinese
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyse
Well-known Contribution: He has written 11 Ubers analyses and counting.

Mambo


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Has written several analyses and posts frequently in the Little Cup subforum. He is also known for using bad Pokémon and consistently losing.

Metal Sonic


Timezone: GMT +8
Language: English, Mandarin, Malay
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Contributed more than 17 C&C analyses in the various tiers I specialise in, and counting. I am a tutor for Battling 101, if you would like to learn the fine arts of battling, take a look at Smogon's tutoring program!

MikeDecIsHere


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Revival of both Smogcast and Youtube

Minus


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon
Well-known Contribution: He's grammar checked over 75 analyses

Mysteria


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English, French
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Has written 25+ analyses

NixHex


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He authored the XD capture Guide and the RS ID guide, GPed ginganinja's Gravity article, and HTMLed stuff.

Nova


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, Tournaments, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Rate My Team; he leads the OU Teambuilding thread, the OU version of The Next Best Thing thread, co-hosts the OU Research Week Threads, and hosts OU Team Style Tournaments

Plus


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: He was a hardcore CAP user back in 4th gen and led the creation of Colossoil, CAP 9. Nowadays, he just spends his time rating teams and tutoring up-and-coming battlers in his metagames of expertise.

prem


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's one of the most active sim and IRC users. He's also part of the Little Cup Quality control team.

Psywaves


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He has written analyses for various tiers and contributed entries to the OU and UU threatlists.

Pwnemon


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, The Social Areas of Smogon, Anime Style Battling, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: Abilities Topic Leader for CAP6, Doubles forum Moderator

Raseri


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Writing around 10 analyses in a month; leading NU Contributions and the NU tier.

Regime


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Art, How to Get Started With The Smog, How to Get Started With The Player
Well-known Contribution: Numerous art contributions to the Player, some requests for tournaments, Art For Articles, and Workshop.

RitterCat


Timezone: GMT +11
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Art, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He runs the Critique Award and the Weekly Spriting Challenge in Smeargle's Studio, and has cowritten/written some articles for the Smog. Also he draws a lot of on-site art.

RODAN


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Social Areas of Smogon, IRC Culture
Well-known Contribution: He once made silly faces on Chat Roulette.

Rohail


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses, How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon
Well-known Contribution: He has done many GP checks for C&C and has also written a few analyses for almost every metagame.

Rowan


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Co-Leader of Little Cup and member of the LC Council and the LC QC team.

Royalty


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He doesn't really think he has anything huge enough for this, although he was a leader on Pokémon Showdown! He did, however, do a lot of room work for PS! (allowing more visibility/clarity, reviewing room requests, logging previous requests for future reference).

Sapientia


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English, German
Area Of Expertise: Tournaments
Well-known Contribution: He hosts smogon tours and sometimes normal tournaments. He also played and still plays shitloads of tournaments. Also he used to be a tutor and simulator mod.

scorpdestroyer


Timezone: GMT +8
Language: English, Chinese
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He's written a couple of analyses for BW NU, also participated in many discussions in the NU subforum

ScraftyIsTheBest


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: He has written a large number of analyses for every metagame except LC and Ubers, has also written a few Smog articles, mainly about RU.

Shame That


Timezone: GMT +10
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Lots of grammatical corrections and is a Moderator on PS!

shaymin


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Social Media, How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Contributes to policy on Pokémon Showdown!, and mentors new PS! staff members to help them settle in. She also writes articles for and moderates The Player.

sirDonovan


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English, French
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's a credited contributor of PS!, helping with bug fixes and updating data, and is also a Moderator for the sim.

Skitty


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Skitty is a global driver on Pokémon Showdown, and also owns the ORAS and Roleplaying rooms there.

skylight


Timezone: GMT +8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Smog, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: She's a moderator of The Smog and is the Leader of the Smogon Starters Hangout program, and has hosted various things in Neverused.

Soulgazer


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: French, English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, Team Rating, How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Being AFK 24/7

Spydreigon


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Social Areas of Smogon, How to Get Started With The Smog, How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: Project moderator for The Player, Moderator on Pokémon Showdown

srk1214


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English, Spanish
Area Of Expertise: Create-A-Pokémon
Well-known Contribution: Was the Stats and Typing TLT for CAP 18 and CAP 19, respectively, and is a Doubles Council member.

SteelEdges


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's mostly known for managing and reforming public rooms on Pokémon Showdown! - planning community events, appointing and training room authority, and ensuring that users have a satisfactory experience that keeps them coming back. He's worked on or in about a dozen rooms and plans to work on more.

Subject 18


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: French, English, Russian
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating,
Well-known Contribution: I'm a Moderator on Pokémon Showdown. I team rate when the mood strikes.

Superpowerdude


Timezone: GMT +11
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He has helped a raters in team rating and has written a few articles for The Smog.

Test2017


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English, Italian
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's a global Moderator (@) on Pokémon Showdown! and is the Room Owner of the Italian room.

TheEnder


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Rate My Team, Overused, Contributions & Corrections
Well-known Contribution: An official Team Rater, member of OU QC, and author of 9 analyses

Toast++


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Programming or HTMLing, How to Get Started With The Competitor, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: EonTimer, updates to The Smog

Tomahawk


Timezone: GMT +1
Language: Dutch, English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, Tournaments, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He doesn't really have anything big, but he has rated a lot of teams.

TRC


Timezone: GMT +12
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, Tournaments, How to Write Pokémon Analyses, Programming or HTMLing, Social Media, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: Several OU Analyses as well as work for the OU QC Team. He's also done a fair bit of threatlist work, written several articles for The Smog, and continues to work on more, and he also runs a fair few forum projects.

Trinitrotoluene


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers, Social Media, How to Get Started With The Smog, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's an official Team Rater alumnus, as well as the author of the Tyranitar revamp, the old OU Krookodile analysis, and co-author of the BW VoltTurn Guide with Harsha. He is one of the hosts for the Rating Practice Teams project in the RMT forum, and he is one of the room owners of the Competitive Tutoring room on Pokémon Showdown!.

unfixable


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Get Started With The Smog, How to Get Started With The Player
Well-known Contribution: Written 30+ analyses, written around 12 articles for media, and is a large contributor to the Other Metagames forum, modding the OM room, and constructing the OM hub from scratch

Ununhexium


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to Write Pokémon Analyses
Well-known Contribution: Multiple analyses, including the XY Jirachi analysis, which included eight different sets.

Vacate


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area of Expertise: Programming or HTMLing, How to Get Started With The Player, The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He's well-known for managing some of the most popular rooms on PS!, and is a policy Leader (&). He also co-leads The Player and moderates The Smog.

Valmanway


Timezone: GMT -7
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Started With The Smog
Well-known Contribution: He has written 2 Articles for The Smog and created 4 Other Metagames

Winry.


Timezone: GMT -8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: How to get involved with grammar checking on Smogon
Well-known Contribution: Grammar checked over 100 Pokémon analyses

Xylen


Timezone: GMT +8
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: General
Well-known Contribution: Responding to new Users in the Introduction thread. Moderator Of the program.

xzern


Timezone: GMT -4
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Battling, How to Get Involved in Different Tiers
Well-known Contribution: Wrote the Stunfisk analysis (first XY NU analysis on site!), innovated suicide lead Archeops, and invented the ʕ ͡° ᴥ ͡° ʔ face.

Yagura


Timezone: GMT
Language: English, Arabic, French
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokemon Battling, Team Rating
Well-known Contribution: Official LC Tutor, LC QC, got a few projects in the LC forum, and LC Team Rater

zfs


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Basics of Pokémon Showdown
Well-known Contribution: He wrote a lot of the first drafts for the on-site GSC and ADV analyses when Smogon first launched, focusing on BL, UU and NU Pokémon. He can't remember the exact number anymore, but would venture it was around 100!

Zodiax


Timezone: GMT
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Social Media, How to Get Started With The Player
Well-known Contribution: Posting "Introduction To Tiering" videos on Smogon's YouTube channel and writing articles for The Player.

zorbees


Timezone: GMT -5
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: The Social Areas of Smogon
Well-known Contribution: He hosted Pocket Monsters Mafia; hosted Chaotic Mafia; approved Lie, Cheat, and Steal Mafia; played in countless mafia games; and is currently a moderator.

-Tsunami-


Timezone: GMT -6
Language: English
Area Of Expertise: Team Rating, The Social Areas of Smogon
Well-known Contribution: Wrote a lot of analyses, made about 8 RMTs, created a lot of cool sets, went 10-0 in SPL.