Singles Competitive formats
Regulations of the ubers tier: Species clause, Sleep clause, Evasion clause, OHKO clause, Endless battle clause, Mega Rayquaza clause. In addition to the list clauses the move "Baton pass" is also banned from the Ubers tier.
Pokemon relegated to the ubers tier: Alakazam-Mega, Arceus (Including all forms), Blaziken, Blaziken-Mega, Darkrai, Darmitan-Galarian, Deoxys-Normal, Deoxys-Attack, Deoxys-Speed, Dialga, Dracovish, Eternatus, Genesect (Including all its drive forms), Gengar-Mega, Giratina, Giratina-Origin, Groudon, Groudon-Primal, Ho-oh, Kangaskhan-Mega, Kyogre, Kyogre-Primal, Kyurem-White, Kyurem-Black, Landorus-Incarnate, Lucario-Mega, Lugia, Lunala, Marshadow, Metagross-Mega, Mewtwo, Mewtwo-Mega-Y, Mewtwo-Mega-x, Naganadel, Necrozma-DuskMane, Necrozma-DawnWings, Necrozma-Ultra, Palkia, Pheromosa, Rayquaza, Reshiram, Salamence-M, Sableye-Mega, Shaymin-S, Solgaleo, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zacian, Zacian-Crowned, Zamazenta-Crowned, Zekrom, Zygarde-50%, Zygarde-Complete
Pokemon banned from the ubers tier:Rayquaza-Mega
Regulations of the OU tier: Species Clause, Sleep clause, Evasion clause, OHKO clause, Moody clause, Endless battle clause. Pokemon relegated to the Ubers tier are not allowed in the OU tier
Pokemon relegated to the OU tier: Azumarill, Blacephalon, Blastoise-Mega, Celesteela, Chansey, Charizard-Mega-X, Charizard-Mega-Y, Clefable, Corviknight, Diancie-Mega, Excadrill, Ferrothorn, Garchomp, Garchomp-Mega, Gliscor, Gengar, Greninja, Greninja-Ash, Gyarados-Mega, Hawlucha, Heatran, Hydregion, Jirachi, Kartana, Kommo-o, Kyurem (Base form), Landorus-Therian, Latias-Mega, Loppuny-Mega, Magearna, Magnezone, Manaphy, Mawile-Mega, Medicham-Mega, Metagross-Mega, Melmetal, Pelipper, Rotom-Heat, Rotom-Wash, Scizor-Mega, Serperior, Skarmory, Swampert-Mega, Tangrowth, Tapu Bulu, Tapu Fini, Tapu Koko, Tapu Lele, Tornadus-Therian, Toxapex, Tyranitar, Tyranitar-Mega, Victini, Volcarona, Zapdos, Zeraora
Regulations of the UU tier: Species Clause, Sleep clause, Evasion clause, OHKO clause, Moody clause, Endless battle clause. Pokemon relegated to the Ubers tier, the OU tier, and the UUBL tier (Non-playable) are not allowed within the UU tier. Add itional restrictions are the use of the mewnium-z, the abilitiesDrought and Drizzle, and the use of the move Baton Pass
Pokemon relegated to the UU tier: Aerodactyl-Mega, Aggron-Mega, Alomomola, Altaria-Mega, Amoonguss, Azelf, Beedrill-Mega, Bisharp, Blissey, Celebi, Chandelure, Chesnaught, Chandelure, Cobalion, Crawdaunt, Crobat, Doublade, Empoleon, Feraligatr, Frosslass, Gligar, Haxorus, Hippowdon, Infernape, Keldeo, Klefki, Krookodile, Latias, Lucario, Magneton, Mamoswine, Manectric-Mega, Mew, Moltres, Muk-Alolan, Nidoking, Nihilego, Pidgeot-Mega, Polteageist, Primarina, Quagsire, Scizor, Sharpedo-Mega, Starmie, Steelix-Mega, Suicune, Swampert, Sylveon, Tentacruel, Terrakion, Togekiss, Volcanion.
UUBL tier: The UUBL tier is a non-playable tier of pokemon that do not see enough useage to be relegated to the OU tier, but have been banned from the UU tier for other reasons, such as being suspect banned or tier shifted. These pokemon can be played in all the tiers above UU.
Pokemon Relegated to the UUBL tier: Alakazam, Breloom, Buzzwole, Conkeldurr, Diggersby, Dragonite, Gallade-Mega, Gardevoir-Mega, Gyarados, Heracross-Mega, Hoopa-Unbound, Latios, Latios-Mega, Mimikyu, Ninetales-Alolan, Pinsir-Mega, Porygon-Z, Rillaboom, Salamence, Staraptor, Thundurus-Incarnate, Thundurus-Therian, Venusaur-Mega, Weavile, Xurkitree.
Regulations of the RU tier:Species Clause, Sleep clause, Evasion clause, OHKO clause, Moody clause, Endless battle clause. Pokemon relegated to the Ubers tier, the OU tier, the UUBL tier (Non-playable), the UU tier, and the RUBL tier (Non-playable) are not allowed within the RU tier. Additional restrictions include the use of the moves "Baton pass and Aurora Veil".
Pokemon relegated to the RU tier: Ampharos-Mega, Araquanid, Arcanine, Bannete-Mega, Bewear, Bronzong, Cloyster, Cresselia, Diancie, Donphan, Dragalge, Drapion, Escavalier, Espeon, Florges, Flygon, Forretress, Galvantula, Gardevoir, Gigalith, Golisopod, Goodra, Honchkrow, Hoopa, Inteleon, Jolteon, Lycanroc-Dusk, Machamp, Mandibuzz, Mantine, Marowak-Alolan, Metagross, Milotic, Necrozma, Nidoqueen, Ninetales, Porygon-2, Raikou, Registeel, Rhyperior, Ribombee, Roserade, Rotom-Mow, Salazzle, Sceptile-Mega, Shaymin, Slowbro, Snorlax, Swellow, Toxicroak, Tsareena, Tyrantrum, Umbreon, Uxie, Venusaur, Virizion, Yanmega, Zygarde-10%.
RUBL tier:The RUBL tier is a non-playable tier of pokemon that do not see enough useage to be relegated to the UU tier, but have been banned from the RU tier for other reasons, such as being suspect banned or tier shifted. These pokemon can be played in all the tiers above RU.
Pokemon relegated to the RUBL tier:
Battle tower banlist and regulations
Pokemon Ban list: Blaziken, Arceus, Kyurem-White, Marshadow, Necrozma-Duskmane/Dawnwings, Xerneas, Darkrai, Deoxys-Attack, Lunala, Rayquaza, Mimikyu, Kyurem-Black, Groudon, Kyogre, Pheromosa, Azumarill, Celesteela, Umbreon, Manaphy, Magearna, Tapu Lele, Gothitelle, Dugtrio, Wobbueffet, Durant, Excadrill, Xurkitree, Landorus-Incarnate, Mewtwo, Kartana, Ho-oh, Lugia, Yveltal, Naganadel, Palkia, Dialga, Giratina
Item Ban list:Blazikenite, Red Orb, Blue orb, Mewtwonite-X, Mewtwonite-Y, Kommonium-z, Ultranecrozium-z, Sablenite, Normalium-z, Lunalium-z, Solganium-z, Medichamite, Gengarite
Regulations: Item clause, Species Clause
Suspect test information and Tournament regulations
Suspect test information: In order for a player to participate in a server wide suspect test, they must first provide merit of either 1500 elo on the respective ladder in question on pokemon showdown (Play.pokemonshowdown.com) with a freshly registered account/name or provide a screenshot of them completing and winning at least 15 battle with (/showdown) against other players in the respective tier to one of the Competitive Council members.
Pokemon under suspect currently: None
PokeResort Tournament rules and regulations:
Monthly Tier changes
Tier changes: Every month on the 5th of that month a tier shift will occur, this signifies that if a pokemon has seen enough useage or is decided by the community to be moved up or down a tier based on viability it will occur on this date. The changes listed below will also be updated monthly.
September 2020 Tier changes: Suspect Bans:
1.) Mega Sableye (Sablenite) Has been banned from the OU tier and is now in the Ubers tier
2.) Mimikyu has been banned from the UU tier and is now in the UUBL tier
1.) Cinderace has been quick banned to the Ubers tier
2.) Mega Alakazam (Alakazite) has been quick banned to the Ubers tier
3.) Kyurem-Black has been quick banned to the Ubers tier
1.) Keldeo: OU to UU
2.) Mega Blastoise: RU to OU
3.) Zeraora: UU to OU
4.) Kyurem (Base form): RUBL to OU
5.) Hydreigon: UU to OU
6.) Mega Metagross: Ubers to OU
7.) Gengar: UU to OU
8.) Rotom-Heat: UU to OU
Competitive Council Information