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[ORAS] ORAS Tier List and useful info

Discussion in 'Past Gens Discussion' started by Xdevo, Aug 7, 2014.

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    Clauses:
    ORAS Ubers, OU, UU, LU, NU, LC, Inverted Battle, and Doubles all use the following clauses:
    Sleep Clause
    Species Clause
    Self-KO Clause
    Team Preview
    OHKO Clause - You cannot use the moves Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill or Sheer Cold.
    Evasion Clause - You cannot use the moves Double Team or Minimize, or the items Brightpowder or Lax Incense.
    Moody Clause - You cannot use the ability Moody.
    Confusion Clause - You cannot use the moves Confuse Ray, Flatter, Supersonic, Swagger, Sweet Kiss or Teeter Dance.
    Attract Clause - You cannot use the move Attract.
    Hax Item Clause - You cannot use the items King's Rock, Razor Fang or Quick Claw.

    Inverted Battle also uses the Inverted Battle Clause, which inverts all type match-ups.

    All Pokémon listed in a tier are banned for all tiers below the one they are listed in.
    Any items, ability or moves banned in a tier are also banned from all tiers below the tier they are banned in.
    LC Tiers and Side Metagames are completely seperate from the main tier list.
    You can only use items, abilities and Pokémon that are officially released by Nintendo in our tiers

    ORAS Ubers:
    Aegislash, Arceus, Blaziken, Darkrai, Deoxys-A, Deoxys-D, Deoxys-N, Deoxys-S, Dialga, Genesect, Giratina, Giratina-O, Groudon, Ho-Oh, Kyogre, Kyurem-W, Lugia, Mewtwo, Palkia, Rayquaza, Reshiram, Shaymin-S, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zekrom

    Banned Pokémon: Mega Rayquaza

    ORAS OU:
    Amoonguss, Alakazam, Azumarill, Bisharp, Breloom, Chansey, Charizard, Clefable, Conkeldurr, Diggersby, Dragonite, Excadrill, Ferrothorn, Garchomp, Gardevoir, Gengar, Gliscor, Gyarados, Heatran, Heracross, Jirachi, Keldeo, Landorus-T, Latias, Latios, Lopunny, Magnezone, Mamoswine, Manectric, Medicham, Metagross, Pinsir, Politoed, Rotom-W, Sableye, Scizor, Serperior, Skarmory, Slowbro, Starmie, Sylveon, Talonflame, Thundurus, Thundurus-T, Tornadus-T, Tyranitar, Venusaur, Volcanion, Zapdos

    Banned Pokémon: Aegislash, Blaziken, Deoxys-N, Deoxys-S, Deoxys-D, Genesect, Greninja, Hoopa-U, Landorus
    Banned Items: Gengarite, Kangaskhanite, Lucarionite, Mawilite, Salamencite, Soul Dew
    Banned Abilities: Shadow Tag
    Banned Moves: Baton Pass

    ORAS UU:
    Abomasnow, Aerodactyl, Aggron, Azelf, Beedrill, Blastoise, Blissey, Celebi, Chandelure, Cobalion, Crobat, Diancie, Donphan, Doublade, Empoleon, Entei, Espeon, Feraligatr, Florges, Forretress, Galvantula, Heliolisk, Hippowdon, Houndoom, Hydreigon, Infernape, Lucario, Machamp, Nidoking, Porygon2, Raikou, Roserade, Salamence, Sceptile, Slowking, Snorlax, Suicune, Swampert, Tangrowth, Tentacruel, Umbreon, Victini, Whimsicott

    Banned Pokémon: Crawdaunt, Deoxys-D, Diggersby, Dugtrio, Hawlucha, Kyurem-B, Mamoswine, Manaphy, Mew, Reuniclus, Scolipede, Staraptor, Terrakion, Thundurus-T, Togekiss, Volcarona, Weavile, Zygarde
    Banned Items: Alakazite, Altarianite, Damp Rock, Diancite, Galladite, Heracronite, Medichamite, Metagrossite, Pidgeotite, Pinsirite, Sablenite
    Banned Abilities: Drizzle, Drought, Shadow Tag
    Banned Moves: Baton Pass

    ORAS LU:
    Absol, Alomomola, Ampharos, Arcanine, Aromatisse, Banette, Braviary, Bronzong, Chatot, Chesnaught, Cloyster, Delphox, Dragalge, Drapion, Druddigon, Durant, Eelektross, Emboar, Exploud, Flygon, Gallade, Gligar, Goodra, Hitmonlee, Hitmontop, Hoopa, Jellicent, Jolteon, Klefki, Malamar, Meloetta, Milotic, Quagsire, Rotom-C, Rotom-H, Sawk, Scrafty, Seismitoad, Shaymin, Sigilyph, Smeargle, Sneasel, Steelix, Toxicroak, Typhlosion, Uxie, Virizion, Xatu

    Banned Pokémon:
    Azelf, Celebi, Cresselia, Darmanitan, Froslass, Haxorus, Heracross, Honchkrow, Kingdra, Krookodile, Kyurem, Mienshao, Moltres, Nidoqueen, Noivern, Pangoro, Porygon-Z, Porygon2, Sharpedo, Slurpuff, Tornadus, Tornadus-T, Tyrantrum, Venomoth, Yanmega, Zoroark

    Banned Items: Absolite, Altarianite, Diancite, Galladite, Houndoominite, Lopunnite, Sharpedonite
    Banned Abilities: Drizzle, Drought, Shadow Tag
    Banned Moves: Baton Pass

    ORAS NU:
    Banned Pokémon:
    Braviary, Chesnaught, Delphox, Dragalge, Druddigon, Dugtrio, Durant, Escavalier, Emboar, Exploud, Feraligatr, Fletchinder, Gallade, Goodra, Hoopa, Mandibuzz, Milotic, Moltres, Noivern, Pangoro, Rhyperior, Serperior, Shaymin, Sneasel, Toxicroak, Typhlosion, Tyrantrum, Zoroark

    All other Pokémon not listed in tiers above are allowed.

    Banned Items: Beedrillite, Cameruptite, Damp Rock, Glalilite, Lopunnite, Pidgeotite, Sceptilite, Steelixite
    Banned Abilities: Drizzle, Drought, Shadow Tag
    Banned Moves: Baton Pass, Chatter

    ORAS LC:
    Only Pokémon that have not yet evolved but are capable of evolution are allowed in this tier.

    Banned Pokémon: Diglett, Gligar, Meditite, Misdreavus, Murkrow, Scyther, Sneasel, Swirlix, Tangela, Yanma
    Banned Moves: Dragon Rage, Sonic Boom

    ORAS Balanced Hackmons:
    Only the following clauses apply to ORAS Balanced Hackmons:
    Self-KO Clause
    Team Preview
    OHKO Clause - You cannot use the moves Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill or Sheer Cold.
    Evasion Clause - You cannot use the moves Double Team or Minimize, or the items Brightpowder or Lax Incense.
    -ate Ability Clause - You can only use 1 -ate ability per team (Aerilate, Pixilate, etc).
    Banned Pokémon: Primal Groudon, Primal Kyogre

    All other Pokémon are allowed.

    Banned Abilities: Arena Trap, Huge Power, Parental Bond, Pure Power, Shadow Tag, Wonder Guard
    Banned Moves: Assist, Chatter

    Inverted Battle:
    Banned Pokémon: Arceus, Blaziken, Darkrai, Deoxys-A, Deoxys-N, Dialga, Diggersby, Giratina, Giratina-O, Groudon, Ho-oh, Kyogre, Kyurem-B, Kyurem-W, Lugia, Mewtwo, Palkia, Rayquaza, Reshiram, Shaymin-S, Snorlax, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zekrom

    All other Pokémon are allowed.

    Banned Items: Gengarite, Kangaskhanite, Salamencite, Soul Dew



    See also: 6th Gen Discussion forum

    OU Info:
    Former ORAS Metagame Discussion Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/29194/
    ORAS OU Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/32271/
    ORAS OU Speed Tiers - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/30650/
    ORAS OU Creative Movesets - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/22749/

    Ubers info:
    ORAS Ubers Sample Teams Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/32658/
    ORAS Ubers Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/32690/
    ORAS Ubers Cores - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/33604/

    UU info:
    ORAS UU Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/27443/
    ORAS UU Cores - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/32371/
    ORAS UU Teambuilding Compendium - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/32398/
    ORAS UU Speed Tiers - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/30747/

    LU info:
    ORAS LU Teambuilding Compendium - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/31578/
    ORAS LU Speed Tiers - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/30735/
    ORAS LU Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/30455/

    NU info:
    ORAS NU Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/29468/
    ORAS NU Teambuilding Compendium - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/31124/
    ORAS NU Speed Tiers - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/30739/
    ORAS NU Creative Movesets - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/29604/

    LC info:
    A guide to Little Cup - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/26702/
    Items in Little Cup - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/26716/
    Former ORAS LC General Discussion Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/22664/
    ORAS LC Teambuilding Compendium - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/34229/
    ORAS LC Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/31718/
    ORAS LC Speed Tiers - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/34143/
    ORAS LC Teams Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/34189/
    ORAS LC Threat List - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/23776/

    Balanced Hackmons info:
    ORAS BH General Discussion Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/33224/
    ORAS BH Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/33232/

    Inverted Battle info:
    Former Inverted Battle General Discussion Thread - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/22929/
    Inverted Battle Viability Rankings - http://pokemon-online.eu/threads/27804/
     
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