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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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    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: SM UU Stage 4 Voting Hogg, Sep 23, 2017 at 12:48 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: Season 24 (Week 4 [SM OU #2]) Tony, Sep 23, 2017 at 4:08 PM
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    4. Pokémon Showdown!

      Forum dedicated to Pokémon Showdown!
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      Latest: Scavengers Ladder - September Snap, Sep 23, 2017 at 3:56 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 Wheezer, Sep 22, 2017 at 3:55 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: LOPUNNY D'ARABIA legend slayer, Sep 23, 2017 at 3:04 PM
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    1. Wi-Fi

      Discussion regarding Wi-Fi trading and battling as well as resources for breeding and capturing.
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      Latest: Eisen's VGC Factory Patchy, Sep 23, 2017 at 4:07 PM
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    2. Orange Islands

      Discussion of existing Pokémon games, anime, and manga.
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    1. The Flying Press

      Read or help create Smogon's on-site competitive articles.
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      Latest: OU Suspect Coverage: Arena Trap The Dutch Plumberjack, Sep 23, 2017 at 12:02 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: Artículos Publicados Iyarito, Sep 22, 2017 at 6:00 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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    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: Dibs' Really Cool Super Duper Art Shop UBERSkitty, Sep 23, 2017 at 4:09 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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    1. Congregation of the Masses

      Discuss anything but Pokémon here.
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      Latest: What is your profession? The Quasar, Sep 23, 2017 at 2:25 PM
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    2. Circus Maximus

      The home of Mafia, Diplomacy, Tabletop RPGs, and other text-based strategy games.
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      Latest: Smogon Election (Signups) Leo, Sep 23, 2017 at 11:49 AM
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    3. The Great Library

      The discussion board for general media / pop culture.
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      Latest: StarCraft Remastered Hulavuta, Sep 23, 2017 at 11:51 AM
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    4. Sports Arena

      FUTBOOOOOOOOOOL.
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      Latest: 2017/18 (Soccer) Football Thread Rowan, Sep 23, 2017 at 3:29 PM
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