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TV & Films and The Cafe Super Sized Event!

The TV & Films and The Cafe rooms are hosting a week and a half long event with games and more daily starting on Saturday the 16th! Prizes include a choice of a username to claim, a custom avatar or a custom name color. Full event details can be found in the information document and in the corresponding rooms (including the schedule listed in /events). We hope to see you there!

HoeenHero on Jan 15, 2021 Permalink

Multiplayer Games and Speedrunning Event & BSS Factory

Video Games' subroom, Social Games, has rebranded to Multiplayer Games, and to kick off the new year we will be collaborating with Speedrunning to host a speedrunning challenge following on from AGDQ 21! Join the room for more information!

The generation 8 version of BSS Factory has now been added and can be found under Randomized Metas. You'll receive 6 BSS Pokemon and have to choose 3 to battle with. Help can be found in Battle Stadium or the discussion thread.

HoeenHero on Jan 8, 2021 Permalink

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