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    1. Information & Resources

      New members look here for information and/or help regarding the Smogon community.
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    2. Announcements

      Smogon staff will post site updates, promotions, new tiering policy, and more here.
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      Latest: New SmogonU Youtube Videos That Ivy Guy, Nov 17, 2017 at 12:46 AM
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    1. Cartridge Formats

      Competitive discussion for the official cartridge-based rulesets.
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    2. Policy Review

      Invite-only discussion of competitive Pokémon policy.
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      Latest: BW Excadrill Jayde, Nov 19, 2017 at 3:57 PM
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    3. Tournaments

      Where official and unofficial competitive Smogon tournaments take place. Read the information thread before participating.
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      Latest: Top Down Knock Down, BH Edition (Round 2) MAMP, Nov 19, 2017 at 4:00 PM
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    1. Battling 101

      Smogon's tutoring program for inexperienced players and those looking to refine their skill. Join the B101 Discord for live discussion.
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      Latest: Apprentice Program Signups: SUMO OU Codoober, Nov 18, 2017 at 7:32 PM
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    2. Rate My Team

      Get your team rated in any generation or metagame. Join the RMT PS room or RMT Discord to seek advice or rate teams in real time.
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      Latest: Sandyzard Yhromed, Nov 19, 2017 at 2:31 PM
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    1. Wi-Fi

      Discussion regarding Wi-Fi trading and battling as well as resources for breeding and capturing. Join the Wi-FI Discord.
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      Latest: Eisen's VGC Factory Kako, Nov 19, 2017 at 4:08 PM
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    2. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
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      Latest: Poipole and Naganadel Dusky™, Nov 19, 2017 at 3:25 PM
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    1. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
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      Latest: Colress' Lab Reports Luna, Nov 15, 2017 at 12:04 PM
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    2. Translations

      Where articles and analyses are translated into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
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      Latest: Veröffentlichte Artikel Rory Mercury, Nov 16, 2017 at 7:14 PM
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    3. Technical Projects

      The community's programmers and coders gather here to produce helpful tools and resources.
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      Latest: PokePaste: a Pokemon Pastebin FlamingMartians, Nov 19, 2017 at 3:43 PM
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    4. Smeargle's Studio

      The community's artists gather here to exhibit their works and create pieces for Smogon's official projects.
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      Latest: Picture Telephone Megathread [Round 10: Done!] Bummer, Nov 19, 2017 at 3:19 PM
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    1. Create-A-Pokémon Project

      The designated locale for the conception, designing, and playtesting of original competitive Pokemon concepts.
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      Latest: USUM CAP Metagame Discussion Mova, Nov 19, 2017 at 3:47 PM
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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
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    2. Circus Maximus

      The home of Mafia, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and other text-based strategy games.
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    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
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      Latest: DRAGON BALL SUPER Haruno, Nov 19, 2017 at 2:39 PM
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    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
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      Latest: Official NBA '17-18 Season Thread Kanburi, Nov 19, 2017 at 1:39 AM
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