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Community PPL 4 - Talk Thread

Discussion in 'Pokémon Perfect League' started by tjdaas, May 20, 2019.

  1. tjdaas

    tjdaas Leader

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    Talk Thread
    Banner (Coming Soon)
    Useful Links: Talk Thread / Admin Thread /Spreadsheet / PPL Discord

    After a long wait, we are back with the Fourth Edition of Pokemon Perfect League this year hosted by FriendOfMrGolem120 and tjdaas. PPL (Pokemon Perfect League) is a premier league style tournament, based on the SPL format, where players get drafted by teams and compete against each other round robin style. This tour will follow the Global Tournament Rules outlined in this thread and the rules below. Please read them carefully if have not seen them, especially if you want to manage. Some rules will be added later when the managers are known, e.g. retentions and the maximum number of players.

    Tiers


    PPL will feature 6 tiers, and every team will have 8 players in its lineup every week. The tiers are as follows,
    2x RBY OU (Bo3),
    1x GSC OU,
    2x ADV OU,
    1x HGSS OU,
    1x BW OU,
    1x ORAS OU,
    where all tiers, except RBY, are bo1. As you can see, both RBY and ADV have two slots. We will not randomize these slots: the player which one team places in the first slot will face the player from the other team placed in the first slot. All tiers use the smogon rulesets. Any tied game, in the first four gens, counts as a tie and will not be replayed.

    Prize

    The winning team will get the medal for PPL Champion: [​IMG]

    Team Matchups

    The 6 or 8 teams will play each other round robin style, where every team faces a new team every week for 5 or 7 weeks. After this, the teams with the highest amount of points will move on to the playoffs. If PPL has 6 teams, the highest ranked team will go immediately to the final and have a week off, whereas the second and third ranked team play each other in the semi-finals. If there are 8 teams then the top 4 will move onto the semi-finals where the first ranked team is matched up vs the fourth ranked team and the second placed team will play the third ranked team. If two or multiple teams are tied in points, battle differentials (the number of wins minus the number of losses) will determine the placement of the teams. If this is still insufficient, the head to head record will determine the placement, except in the instance where one of the teams face elimination. In those instances, as well as instances where the two teams also tied in a head to head, a tiebreaker will be played with the format of RBY OU / Tier picked by one team's manager / Tier picked by the other team's manager. If there are 3 or more teams tied, the host and GTT will convene to decide how to break the tie.

    Important Dates

    Manager Sign-Ups : Opens May the 20th. Closes May the 27th. The hosts of PPL and members of the Global Tournaments Team who are not participating (as managers or players) in the tournament will decide who manages.
    Player Signups: Opens on May the 27th. Closes 24 hours before the auction.
    PPLCast - Pre-Draft: Between Player Signups opening and the Auction (preferably nearer the opening of Sign-Ups), if people are willing to host it.
    Auction: Preferably in the weekend of 8-9th of June, subjected to change.
    PPLCast - Post Draft: Between Auction and Week 1, if people are willing to host it.
    Week 1: Begins June the 10th.

    Rules

    - The Global tournament rules can be found here.
    - There will be 6 or 8 teams depending on signups. We will start with 6 team but if there is large enough playerbase then we will crank it up to 8.
    - The points system will be: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
    - The metagames played in a tiebreak are: 1 set of RBY OU, and then 1 metagame determined by each manager.
    - There will be semifinals.
    - Managers can't play.
    - Assistant managers can't play if they're decided upon before the auction. However, a player purchased in the auction can be made a team's assistant manager.
    - RBY OU will be bo3, all other metagames will be bo1.
    - The tiers will be: 2 x RBY OU, 1 x GSC OU, 2 x ADV OU, 1 x DPP OU, 1 x BW OU and 1x ORAS
    - Teams must have at least 10 members (8 starting members + 2 substitutes).
    - Midseason and retains will be voted on by the managers.
    - The auction will happen in the PPL Discord chat, which you can join by clicking this.
    - In the auction, the minimum bid will be 3k, the minimum increment will be 0.5k, and the total funds will be 100k.
     
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  2. Dizno

    Dizno Grime lover Season Host

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    2x ADV OU :eyes:

    Also may I be on ppl cast?
     
  3. hellpowna

    hellpowna CoCo Member

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    [​IMG]

    If you think to be a winner, if you want a trophy, join us
    We
    Want
    You


    HELLPOWNA #0851 this is my discord for tryouts
     
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    ErPeris Do or do not. There is no try. Season Host

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    Death comes out of the dragon's mouth, but death does not go in that way.

    6e013768cf02752fa97c5ed00d740404230a0751_hq.gif
     
  5. Mister Tim

    Mister Tim The most handsome man on PP Season Host

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    I guess I will host pplcast again. You can talk with me about your joining :)
     
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    why's there 2 times adv ou o.o
     
  7. Gacu

    Gacu Master of Procrastination Member

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    Cause that's the only real tier
     
  8. Christos

    Christos Against all odds ! Member

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    Hello guys, here is an invite for our server: Dracarys

    You can contact us on discord for anything PPL related. Also, we will be mostly reviewing replays instead of trying players out. So, feel free to send us replays of yours in the tiers you are interested in playing.
     
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    Lojh Above Average GSCer Member

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    :eek:wo: no team ice this year
     
  10. Mister Tim

    Mister Tim The most handsome man on PP Season Host

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    Break after roapl. Will be back next year. Watch out for team USSR
     
  11. tjdaas

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    The Auction will be held Sunday the 9th at 9:30 GMT+2 (which is 3:30pm EST)! Be there or be square!
     
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    hellpowna CoCo Member

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    Ok
     
  13. Dizno

    Dizno Grime lover Season Host

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    Rip Umbreon Force.
     
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    in

    #fightthepower
     
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    Disaster Area Little Catto of Furr and Power Member

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    i play violet and adv 50 draft me
     
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    Stockings Mum stole me darts Member

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    5k stox underpay im like 100% winrate in ppl bop
     
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    I would like to report a banned user in my team's discord chat
     
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    PPL 4 ADV Power rankings

    1.
    thelinearcurve and Watchog
    This is the best power duo ever.
    Watchog is so pure and gentle and cute.
    thelinearcurve is so pure and gentle and cute.
    I enjoy watching them play Advance OverUsed. They are my favorite PPL duo.
    When they win, I think to myself "yes".
    When the other team wins I think to myself "no".

    ...

    Nevermind they were separated by the evil auction :(
     
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    Dizno Grime lover Season Host

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    It's a belated punishment for spamming fullpass. Justice served like a hot cooked chicken
     
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    hellpowna CoCo Member

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    hi
    I just wanna say my team is so good
    Bye
     
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    Lojh Above Average GSCer Member

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    Two households, both alike in dignity,
    In fair Pokemon perfect, where we lay our scene,
    From ancient grudge break to new mutiny,
    Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.
    From forth the fatal loins of these two foes
    A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life;
    Whose misadventured piteous overthrows
    Do with their death bury their parents' strife.
    The fearful passage of their death-mark'd love,
    And the continuance of their parents' rage,
    Which, but their children's end, nought could remove,
    Is now the two hours' traffic of our stage;
    The which if you with patient ears attend,
    What here shall miss, our toil shall strive to mend.

    Watchog + Linear <\3
     
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    SamuelBest Moderator

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    Separating Linear and Watchog probably made me the most villanous fiend in the history of PP
     
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    Disaster Area Little Catto of Furr and Power Member

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    which one
     
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    ErPeris Do or do not. There is no try. Season Host

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    I would like to thank all the people who made this tour possible. Team competitions are great fun, but they take a long time to be organized, so I want to tell you that I really appreciate your work.

    tjdaas FriendOfMrGolem120 Eseque
     
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    Stockings Mum stole me darts Member

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    wow how they jus gonna ALLOW 2 toxic users like watchog and BIG STOX ONE on the same team thats some ungodly shit fr get these goons banned for flaming and trolling asap
     
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    Actual ratings:

    1. Theellipticcurve
    2. Hclatta man, big man bruuuuuh.
    3. Goku
    4. Super Smash Melle
    5. Atlainic
    6. Z to the V to the X to the Y to the Z. (Nerd)
    7. Sadly. I'm am so Sadly. I have no happy. To call my own.
    8. Groundhog.
    9. Piss.
    10. A(D)HD

    I don't know the others. (Friso, Ishi)

    Note: I think anyone can beat anyone. All players I know are of a very high quality. AHD could beat Linear and vise versa. I hope for some great games :)

    (My real views with me speaking)

     
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    Stockings Mum stole me darts Member

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    u r actually less funny than me, which is in itself an achievement.
     
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    Stockings Mum stole me darts Member

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    spell icup
     
  31. Lojh

    Lojh Above Average GSCer Member

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    (Banner coming soon)®
     
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