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Hello, and welcome to Smogon, the premier website and forum for all things related to playing Pokemon games competitively! The purpose of this thread is to provide you with resources to get started and insight into how our institution works. In particular, it will serve as a guide for the different major sections on the site by exploring our own metagames, how to contribute to its resources, as well as more casual mediums to communicate with and meet new friends.
However, before participating in our community, it is imperative for you to read the Global Rules as well as the respective rules of any forum you choose to participate in. We highly value your ability to have fun and enjoy your time on our website, but this is necessary in order to maintain forum quality and also to keep you and your fellow players safe. Please keep in mind that while these standards are a fixture of our maintenance process, they are not universal among different communities on the internet. As such, it is expected and assumed that all participating members of the community have read our rules and will comply with them. Full adherence to these rules is required, and forum moderators can enforce them to their discretion.
In this thread, you will see numerous posts that break down the key sections of Smogon and its various external components. These sections consist of Competitive Play, Content Creation, Socialization, and Learning Resources respectively, which will all explore the specific subsections that comprise them. Smogon’s climate is vast and multifaceted, and we guarantee that no matter your skills and interests, there will be a home for you!