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Nuzlocke OU [Sign-Ups]

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by Joeypals!!, Dec 6, 2016.

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  1. Joeypals!!

    Joeypals!! Don't you worry 'bout a thing~ Forum Moderator Forum Moderator

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    Introduction
    It may just be me, but I personally find Nuzlockes to be one of the most enjoyable experiences you can have with a game after you've beaten it once. It adds a strong difficulty level not seen in the standard playthrough, making your choices (specifically catching/not catching the first Pokemon in every area) in Pokemon that much more important. Today, we'll be taking the principle rule of a Nuzlocke (if a Pokemon faints, it's dead) and applying it to an ORAS OU tournament to see who can cope with it best.

    Format
    This tournament is actually quite simple. In this tournament, which is ORAS OU, people will play standard matches as usual. The main twist, however, is Pokemon selection. For the first round, all Pokemon OU and lower will be available. However, if a Pokemon faints in any match, it will be blocked from use for the rest of the tournament for anyone. What this creates is a very fluid game that will have plenty of adaptation, and should be quite fun. Besides that, my usual round standards apply (r1 2 weeks, rest 1 week, BO3 in Finals). Only thing I should note is that if a Pokemon dies in a BO3 match, it will not be excluded for the other two matches. This is to reduce time for completing matches, as it'd kinda suck if you had to rework your team because 5 Pokemon died and you two shared 4 of them.

    Rules
    -ORAS OU [Sleep, Species, Wifi, Self-KO Clauses]
    -Nuzlocke Rules (if a Pokemon faints, no one can use it for the rest of the tournament)
    -Logs of all matches must be reported to me via post, VM, or PM so that I can properly work out the list of what is removed
    -Best of 1 (Finals are BO3)
    -Round 1 lasts 2 weeks, following rounds last 1 week

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    1. La.Melle2402
    2. Hassin627
    3. Casparov
    4. Joyverse
    5. snaga
    6. willdbeast
    7. Annoying Orange
    8. Froggy
    9. BlackWallStreet
    10. hingo
    11. Marcelo Rodrigues
    12. HSOWA
    13. La.HyperOffense
    14. Xxdecidudeye
    2/18 spots remaining!

    Sign-ups will end December 13th, 11:59PM CST (GMT -6)
     
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    aaditya01 Member

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    La.Melle2402 I'm the bone of my sword

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    Hassin627 feels dank man

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    Hassin627/dank jesus
  5. Casparov

    Casparov This is supposed to be a Medal!

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  6. Joyverse

    Joyverse L-lewd.... Forum Moderator Articles Leader Forum Moderator Articles Leader

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    In! '-')/
     
  7. snaga

    snaga .

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    Can this be sm in
     
  8. Joeypals!!

    Joeypals!! Don't you worry 'bout a thing~ Forum Moderator Forum Moderator

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    Refraining from Sun and Moon til its on the server and metagames have been established. As such it won't be in this tour. Good q tho!
     
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    willdbeast All round nice guy

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  10. Annoying Orange

    Annoying Orange azarath metrion zinthos Social Media Rep Social Media Rep

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    La.Neptune Active Member

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  15. Joeypals!!

    Joeypals!! Don't you worry 'bout a thing~ Forum Moderator Forum Moderator

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    Removing aaditya 01 from my sign-ups as they were permabanned from the server earlier today.
     
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    EvilDingoRobot HELLOOOOOOOO

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    hey how will we know what pokemon die in the middle of the round
     
  18. Joeypals!!

    Joeypals!! Don't you worry 'bout a thing~ Forum Moderator Forum Moderator

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    That won't matter. It'd be very tedious to do it as a live banlist, so the scrolling update banlist (updated after each round) works a hell of a lot better
     
  19. Annoying Orange

    Annoying Orange azarath metrion zinthos Social Media Rep Social Media Rep

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    #FreeAaditya
     
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    HSOWA HOT SKITTY ON WAILORD ACTION

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    Oh So Penspin Hail RNGesus, our Lord and Saviour!

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    Not SM =(

    Good luck everyone, will follow this from the sideline ;v
     
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    La.HyperOffense <(:0)OOoo>

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    Xxdecidudeye Brian Hamilton

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    Im in ats are brian Hamilton, rodgerthat xxdecidudeyexx
     
  24. Joeypals!!

    Joeypals!! Don't you worry 'bout a thing~ Forum Moderator Forum Moderator

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    @La.Neptune asked me to remove him from the forum tour via server. I'll be working on r1 now.
     
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