Search results

  1. august

    Unbanning Wobbuffet and Wynaut in DPP OU

    In an attempt to be consistent with recent tiering decisions (e.g. the banning of Arena Trap rather than individually banning Diglett, Dugtrio, and Trapinch), the DPP council would like to unban Wobbuffet and Wynaut and subsequently ban Shadow Tag. This is purely aesthetic and will not have any...
  2. august

    DPP OU Suspect Tournament #1 [Won by Shakur]

    Post "in" to participate. You can play all the suspect tours if you wish to do so. - This tournament will be held on the official Smogon Tournament server at http://smogtours.psim.us/. - Send a PM to "august" on Smogtours when you win your match. Do NOT PM the host if you lost. - **do not pm me...
  3. august

    DPP Baton Pass Revisited [Baton Pass is now banned]

    The DPP council held a vote regarding Baton Pass, with the following options: a) Ban Baton Pass b) Ban Baton Pass + stat boosting moves (complex ban) c) Do nothing However, this vote was a bit rushed and we now wish to open this thread to discussion of the topic before committing to a final...
  4. august

    DPP Sand Veil

    The DPP Council is banning Sand Veil in its entirety. Discussion may commence here but keep in mind the decision is final. Snow Cloak will remain legal.
  5. august

    DPP OU the phantom of stark mountain

    so this is a team i used in spl semifinals last year as well as in world cup finals.. it's a pretty standard offense team thats able to quickly get rocks up, utilize some lures in order to remove pkmn that may be dangerous or break defensive cores. the main pkmn i decided to build around was...
  6. august

    Milotic (Offensive)

    [SET] name: Offensive move 1: Hydro Pump / Surf move 2: Ice Beam move 3: Hidden Power Electric move 4: Recover item: Leftovers nature: Timid evs: 4 Def / 252 SpA / 252 Spe [SET COMMENTS] -Quite possibly the best offensive pkmn to check Heatran (Milo outspeeds and even with no investment HP...
  7. august

    Starmie (Bold)

    [SET] name: Bulky Rapid Spin (Bold Starmie) move 1: Hydro Pump / Surf move 2: Thunderbolt / Reflect move 3: Rapid Spin move 4: Recover item: Leftovers nature: Bold evs: 252 HP / 200 Def / 56 Spe [SET COMMENTS] <p>Choice Band Tyranitar and Scizor have historically been able to tank Starmie's...
  8. august

    Magic Mike n the Boys

    Alright so heres a short intro... i made this team about 6-7 months ago when I was starting to get bored with the RU metagame and wanted to mix things up a bit. This was when hail was unbanned so I needed some stuff to check hail and a lot of offensive presence. I had been using Scolipede a lot...
  9. august

    Kadabra [Revamp] [QC 2/3]

    i talked to Oglemi about this so even though it isnt in revamp bw2 thread don't yell at me :( http://www.smogon.com/bw/pokemon/kadabra/ru [OVERVIEW] frail fast strong basically awesome revenge killer thanks to Focus Sash Magic Guard and provides Encore support for offensive teams to...
  10. august

    Walrein (Choice Scarf) (QC 3/3) (GP 2/2)

    [SET] name: Choice Scarf move 1: Blizzard move 2: Surf move 3: Hidden Power Fire move 4: Brine / Toxic item: Choice Scarf ability: Ice Body nature: Timid evs: 4 Def / 252 SpA / 252 Spe [SET COMMENTS] <p>When your opponent sees Walrein on a hail team in Team Preview, there is no doubt that...
  11. august

    BW RU Turning Into Black And White [Peaked #1]

    I have had this team for quite a while now and have finally decided to post it. Despite Stall being dead in RU during the Nidoqueen era, variations of this team peaked #1 in the last 2 Nidoqueen stages as well as the beginning of the current testing process after Queen moved up. Props to...
  12. august

    Omastar (Suicide Lead) [QC 3/3] GP [2/2]

    [SET] name: Suicide Lead move 1: Spikes move 2: Scald / Hydro Pump move 3: Icy Wind / Ice Beam move 4: Earth Power / Stealth Rock item: Focus Sash ability: Weak Armor nature: Timid evs: 4 HP / 252 SpA / 252 Spe [SET COMMENTS] <p>This set is one of the premier suicide leads in the...
  13. august

    RU Research Week #12 - Stoutland, Misdreavus, Swanna, Basculin

    Some rules and stuff stolen from Honko :toast: Keep the following things in mind during every Research Group: Be open-minded, don't just say something is terrible and walk away; look at its stats, movepool, and typing and think something up! Feel free to theorymon early in the research...
  14. august

    RU Research Week #11 - Garbodor, Swellow, Samurott, Cacturne

    Some rules and stuff stolen from Honko :toast: Keep the following things in mind during every Research Group: Be open-minded, don't just say something is terrible and walk away; look at its stats, movepool, and typing and think something up! Feel free to theorymon early in the research...
  15. august

    RU Research Week #10 - Regirock, Gabite, Seismitoad, Bouffalant

    Some rules and stuff stolen from Honko :toast: Keep the following things in mind during every Research Group: Be open-minded, don't just say something is terrible and walk away; look at its stats, movepool, and typing and think something up! Feel free to theorymon early in the research...
  16. august

    RU Research Week #9: Gothitelle, Braviary, Sawsbuck, Musharna

    Some rules and stuff stolen from Honko :toast: Keep the following things in mind during every Research Group: Be open-minded, don't just say something is terrible and walk away; look at its stats, movepool, and typing and think something up! Feel free to theorymon early in the research period...
  17. august

    BW RU The Running Of The Bulls

    Hi guys. This is the pokemon team i used a good amount last round in RU. This team has no suspects, and uses some underrated pokemon and some interesting sets to win. It got me the #3 spot on ladder pretty easily but BS molk was too hard to catch. It has a hazard setter and FWG core. It is made...
  18. august

    BW UU Won't You Stay? [UU RMT Peaked #3]

    So, this is a pretty strange looking team at first glance. While Krookodile, Azumarill, and Yanmega all get a fair amount of usage in UU, they are highly underrated and therefore unprepared for in a lot of situations. This team abuses all of them to the fullest. You may also notice upon reading...
  19. august

    We Were Heroes

    Hi everyone! I'm just posting one of my teams from this round that i had a fair amount of success with, getting top 20 and such which was pretty cool, but i'm mostly posting it because i think it was the most well built out of all the teams i made and included everything i felt a uu team needed...
  20. august

    Closer To The Heart

    INTRODUCTION I really wanted to build an Articuno team for a long time, so i finally got around to it recently. It ended up being pretty successful for a fun team, peaking right around 1600 (i think 1602 was my peak?) and i figured i'd share it because Articuno is a really underrated UU mon and...
Top