Pokémon Showdown

Pokémon Showdown » Play on Pokémon Showdown!

Pokémon Showdown is a Pokémon battle simulator that you can play immediately in your browser with no downloads! Try it out!

  • Playable in your browser
  • Open source
  • Alternative client download
  • Automated tournaments
  • Multiple chat channels
  • Ladders for all major formats as well as numerous other metagames
  • Teambuilder with importing/exporting functionality
  • Ability to share battle replays
  • Fully-updated Pokédex
  • Hundreds of chat commands

Smogon uses Pokémon Showdown for competitive battling, tournaments, chatting, and other community functions. For more information, visit the Pokémon Showdown website or the forum.