The Silver League Summer Battle Festival
Pre- and In-Battle Rules
These rules explain what you aren't allowed to do before and during a battle, and what standard rules must be followed.
Endless Battle Clause: Any moveset on any Pokémon that is capable of intentionally causing an endless battle is banned from competitive play. Thus:
-A Pokémon may not carry Recycle and hold a Leppa Berry in conjunction with Heal Pulse and Milk Drink, Moonlight, Morning Sun, Recover, Roost, Slack Off, Soft-Boiled, or Wish.
-A Pokémon may not hold a Leppa Berry and carry Recycle and Pain Split on its moveset.
-A Pokémon may not hold a Leppa Berry and carry Recycle and Fling on its moveset.
Baton Pass Clause: Only one Pokémon per team may know the move Baton Pass.
Evasion Clause: The moves Double Team and Minimize are not permitted in play.
Moody Clause: Pokémon with the ability Moody are not permitted.
OHKO Clause: A Pokémon may not have the moves Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill, or Sheer Cold in its moveset.
Sleep Clause: Only one Pokémon may be put to sleep on the opposing team at a time, if not induced by a move such as Rest.
Species Clause: Players cannot have two Pokémon with the same Pokédex number on the same team.
Pokémon may be up to level 100.
Timer Clause: If a player exhausts the timer, he/she loses.
Round Info: the first 2 round are point based while the third round is win based
First Round is a Point collecting Challenge the top scorers of round one will move on to round 2 meaning you you're not disqualified until round one is over
*Round 1 will be from June 25th to July 9
*You gain 3 points for winning your match 2 for participating and you lose 1 for losing
*Also you can challenge anyone to any battle format if they accept (Free for alls DOUBLES etc, If neither person or players can agree on a format singles is the default )
if an FFA style is chosen the points for participating are added together and divided equally of 8 points. ( 4 goes to the person who wins or has the most pokemon at the end 3 to 2nd place etc and 1 for 3rd last place gets no points
IE: 64 participants the 32 that have the highest scores move on)
Second Round is a Round Robin Group battle where participants will battle in their group to earn the most wins to move on to the 3rd round
Third Round is a Beach theme Battle in single elim bracket style
(just have a team that represent what you think summers about)
Every round after that is just standard fare in a normal clt
Round 3 and up need to be recorded
This is an OPEN tournament
Don't forget this is a battle festival just because your out of the tourney doesn't mean you cant battle for fun who know maybe the battle will be good enough for SLN