art by Kris
Welcome to OM Swiss II!
- General tournament rules and regulations.
- 2022 OM Circuit information.
- The banlists for this tournament are the same as the ladder of each format of the Smogon University server of Pokemon Showdown.
- Two stages
- Stage 1:
- Each week is a best-of-3 of a different metagame randomly decided by
!pick(listed later in this post)
- All players with a non-negative record after the 6th week (3-3, 3-2, 3-1, or 3-0) move onto Stage 2
- Stage 2:
- Best-of-5 non-seeded single elimination
- First game of each week chosen by
!pick, all following games picked by the loser of the previous game
- You only earn points for the circuit from this stage of the tournament
- Stage 1:
- If metagame changes occur during the middle of a round, they will take effect in the subsequent round.
- Battles must take place on Pokemon Showdown!.
- Sw/Sh cartridge win conditions are in place; there are no ties.
- Replays are recommended to prevent disputes.
Week 1: Almost Any Ability
Week 2: Godly Gift
Week 3: NFE
Week 4: STABmons
Week 5: Balanced Hackmons
Week 6: Mix and Mega
Signups will close after one week (September 25 @ 11:59 PM GMT-4), or earlier depending on the number of signups. Post "in" to sign up.