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    PU Teambats

    Approved by the mods Stolen from Disjunction who stole it from someone else etc. In need of a banner if someone wants to do one Teambats Welcome to teambats, a classic community event revived from the depths of Smogon history with a modern twist. Teambats are a competition between two teams of...
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    NU Stage 11 Alt Identification Thread

    This thread is here for the simple purpose of having everyone identify themselves for the upcoming Sawk vote. As a reminder, you need to attain at least 2600 COIL to vote in this test, so don't make a post here unless you've met these requirements for the first ladder already. Please provide a...
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    Resource ORAS NU Viability Rankings

    Artwork by Sunfished NU VIABILITY RANKING Welcome to the official NU Viability Ranking thread. These rankings have been revamped to meet a new stricter set of criteria as to avoid over inflation and Pokemon being placed in a rank that doesn't denote their appropriate abilities. The concept...
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    Battle Spot Analyses Discussion Thread.

    Hi, this thread is meant to primarily discuss one of two things: possible additions/updates to completed analysis and is the place to go to if you want to make a case for a Pokemon that doesn't have an analysis but believe it should receive one. The first entails the following: -Whether an...
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    NU Live Speed Building Tournament (won by Omfuga)

    NU Speed Building Tour Teambuilding is usually a time intensive process where builders can spend hours on a single team perfecting it. However, recently I've really enjoyed something I've dubbed as "speed building" where you spend 5-7 minutes building a team before you play your tour match...
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    Resource ORAS NU Viability Rankings (Under Construction)

    OP Stolen from Zeb Artwork by Sunfished NU VIABILITY RANKING Welcome to the official NU Viability Ranking thread. If you've visited the Viability Ranking thread for any other tier, you should be familiar with the concept of this thread - we will organize the Pokemon in our tier into ranks...
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    Resource NU Bazaar (Now Accepting SM NU Alpha Teams!)

    Thanks to imas234 for the artwork Ok so recently I've had a couple of users comment on the fact that there really isn't anywhere to post their teams that they don't feel are RMT worthy but still wish to share with the NU community. This is the place to do so. I've also decided this is the...
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    NU Live Suspect Tour #1 (Sneasel and Gallade are allowed) Won by: crash your face

    Post "in" to participate Send a PM to "Montsegur" on Showdown when you win your match, losers need not PM as it could cause confusion. **Please join smogtours server to participate in today's tour: http://smogtours.psim.us/. Additionally, please do note that today's tour allows both Sneasel and...
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    NUzlocke Challenge

    For those of you that don't know what a NUzlocke is, its a challenge imposed upon ones self where after a Pokemon has fainted you are no longer able to use that Pokemon anymore during the challenge. Its a bit different during an ingame playthrough, but during a ladder challenge that is the...
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    Lower Tier Series Week 6 (ORAS NU #2) [Won by Realistic Waters]

    Post "in" to participate Send a PM to "Montsegur" on Showdown when you win your match, losers need not PM as it could cause confusion. **Please join smogtours server to participate in today's tour: http://smogtours.psim.us/. Additionally, please do note that today's tour is ORAS NU! General...
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    Magneton

    Putting this on hold till the suspect is over bzzzt [OVERVIEW] Analytic, godly power, absolutely destroys things on switches, strongest electric type in the tier good typing allowing it to switch into various attacks as well as being good offensively It can play a number of roles in the...
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    Resource [NU3PL] Logs & Replays

    Week 1 ORAS [MESP] QueenofLuvdiscs vs. Kiyo [MUSH] [MESP] Can-eh-dian vs. Zebraiken [MUSH] [MESP] mencemeat vs. iplaytennislol [MUSH] [ART] TRICKING vs. Scorpdestroyer [WOB] [ART] Teddeh vs. Shuckleking87 [WOB] [ART] Blapperl vs. Steve Angello [WOB] [BEAR] liberty32 vs. Faji [VILE]...
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    Articuno

    Articuno the Frozen Burd Pokemon [OVERVIEW] Articuno is a very interesting Pokemon in the Never Used tier for one main reason, its typing which acts as a double edge sword. On one hand its typing is amazing offensively being able to hit the majority of the Never Used tier neutrally with its...
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    Metagame NU Stage 5 Alt Identification Thread

    This thread is here for the simple purposes of having everyone identify themselves for the upcoming Typhlosion / Cameruptite vote. As a reminder, you need to attain at least 2400 COIL to vote in this test, so dont make a post here unless you've met these requirements already. Please provide a...
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    Writing PU Analyses - REQUIRED READING

    Shamelessly stolen from other similar threads in OU and Doubles with modifications and additions to meet PU's needs. It has come to the attention of various QC members that many analysis have been repeating similar mistakes. The goal of this thread is to mention some of those mistakes so that...
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    Writing Battle Spot Analyses - REQUIRED READING

    Shamelessly stolen from other similar threads in OU and Doubles with modifications and additions to meet Battle Spot's needs. So seeing as Battle Spot analyses are starting out and a lot of new contributors have a lot of questions on how to write, I'm posting this to help writers avoid some of...
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    Writing NU Analyses

    Shamelessly stolen from other similar threads in OU and Doubles with modifications and additions to meet NU's needs. It has come to the attention of various QC members that many analysis have been repeating similar mistakes. The goal of this thread is to mention some of those mistakes so that...
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    ORAS NU The Number of the Beast

    Kiyo ~ Woe to you O earth and sea, for the Devil sends the Beast with wrath, because he knows the time is short. Let him who hath understanding reckon the Number of the Beast, for it is a human number. Its number is six-hundred and sixty-six. ~ Introduction So I haven't posted an RMT in...
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    (Singles) The Next Best Thing [Current Subject: Heatran] ~ NOMINATIONS ~

    op stolen from llamas who stole it from someone else Approved by Hulavuta The Next Best Thing What is this?: I for one, along with many others I'm sure, feel as though there is some untapped power within the Battle Spot environment. There is substantial evidence for this idea in the form of...
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    Singles Victim of the Week [Current Victim: Landorus-T] ~ VOTING ~

    Approved by Hulavuta Stolen from Arikado who stole it from someone else Battle Spot Victim of the Week Every generation is different and the metagame is constantly changing with new releases and "newly discover Pokemon"; however, there has always been and always will be threats. Whether they...