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  1. Sweet Serenity

    Competitively, Electivire Is Not As Bad As You May Think

    Competitively, Electivire Is Not As Bad As You May Think Now for an entry based upon one of my all-time favorite Pokémon, Electivire. Before I begin with the entry, allow me to share some brief history about how Electivire became one of my all-time favorites. When I first began playing...
  2. Sweet Serenity

    Building a Competitive Singles Team Around the Grass/Dark Type Combination

    Building a Competitive Singles Team Around the Grass/Dark Type Combination Continuing on with my post regarding everything about the Grass/Dark-type combination, to better understand how to utilize the Grass/Dark-typing in battle, I will build some example teams around a Grass/Dark-type...
  3. Aduitt

    Team Quest

    Blog Entry #2 This week, I have been testing out Infernape. Cercope (Infernape) @ Focus Sash Ability: Blaze EVs: 4 HP / 252 SpA / 252 Spe Hasty Nature IVs: 0 Atk - Overheat - Endeavor - Vacuum Wave - Stealth Rock The set above has been based heavily on early FEAR sets. After...
  4. Megan

    To main, or not to main?

    Why do we choose what we choose in competitive play? Ultimately, what made me pick Shulk over Ike in Smash at the end was merely, that he is difficult to play and because I found his Monado arts pretty interesting. Originally, I went with Ike, just because I saw some Youtuber playing with him...
  5. Megan

    Fun Through Dedication

    I was browsing through TV Tropes the other day. To be exact, I clicked through random video game related tags, because I wanted to waste a little bit of time. And while I was looking for interesting topics, I stopped when they brought up the phrase "Fun Through Dedication", something that I...
  6. Megan

    Competitive Odyssey

    Since I've already talked about how I got interested in competitive Pokemon, I might as well talk about the experience I've had with other competitive games in the past. Though I wouldn't call it competitive experience, since most of the time I just liked messing around with those games...
  7. Megan

    Competitive introduction thingy

    Is it a shame that I haven't made use of the blog feature even though I have it since...well, long enough? It probably doesn't matter that much, as long as it finds some sort of use, right? So, how do we start this... I suppose the first post should mostly be some sort of introduction, but...
  8. Legendary Silke

    Thoughts about battling rules and tiers

    In my opinion, the first and first objective of participating in Pokemon battles is that fun should come first before anything else. This means minimum hassle, and in so it also means that only the most important rules should be implemented. Other more subjective and/or trivial things should not...