From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
is a Pokémon forums website that operates similarly to the Serebii.net forums
. It has gained notability for housing one of the largest English ROM hacking communities on the internet.
The current PokéCommunity banner
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The Official Forums section contains things such as the Community Announcements - with sub-forums like Rules, and Donations Section - a place where members can discuss questions and concerns they may have, in which they are able to request a name change, and a New Users Welcome forum. It is also common for users that have gone on hiatus to re-introduce themselves in the New Users Welcome thread.
Pokémon Video Game Discussion
The Pokémon Video Game Discussions offer a wide variety of games which users are allowed to comment on, ask questions, and the like. These topics include the following: Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, HeartGold and SoulSilver, Wi-Fi Center, Advanced Generation Games, Metal and Color Generations (i.e, Gold or Red), Spinoff Games, General Pokémon Gaming, and Pokémon Strategies & Movesets (which include team rating).
In the Wi-Fi Center: Battle Stadium, Trade Corner, and Wi-Fi Terminal (Platinum/HG/SS).
Alternative Pokémon Discussions
The Alternative Pokémon Discussions include things such as the anime, manga, and much more. These topics include: Pokémon General, Pokémon TV Shows and Movies, Pokémon Fanfiction & Poetry, Pokémon Groups, Pokémon Trivia, and Pokémon Trading Card Game.
In the Pokémon General: Pokémon Manga/Comics.
In the Pokémon Trading Card Game: TCG Deck Reviewing and Fake Cards.
The Creative Discussions usually include things that aren't necessarily Pokémon related. These topics include: Art Gallery, Other Writing, Roleplay Corner, Webmasters Discussion, Emulation, and Game Development.
In the Art Gallery: Pixel Art, Pixel Project, Graphics & Photography, and Competitions.
In the Fan Fiction and Writing: Poetry, Writer's Lounge, The Revision Bin, and Fanfiction Archive.
In the Roleplay Corner: Pokémon Roleplay and Other Roleplay.
In the Emulation: ROM Hacking, Progressing Hacks, Hacks Showcase, Toolbox, Research & Development, Tutorials, and Team Discussions.
In the Game Development: The Drawing Board, Resource Center, Tutorials & Guides, and The Showcase.
Other Games and Entertainment
The Other Games and Entertainment forums include things such as other anime, manga, and even news about the real-world. These topics include: Japanese Entertainment, Other Entertainment, Other Games, and Other Cards.
The Off-topic Discussions are one of the most popular forums on the site. There, users are able to talk about most anything they feel they want to. Topics here include: Other Trivia, Other Clubs (a sub-topic of which is the Members Fanclubs), Other Voting Polls, Computers & Technology, and Other Chat (a sub-topic of which is Celebrations).
In the Other Clubs: Member Fanclubs.
In the Computers & Technology: Life, The Universe, and Everything, and Webmasters Discussion.
In the Other Chat: Celebrations.
- Hiroshi Sotomura