Approved by @sulcata Welcome to Sun/Moon 1v1 general discussion thread. What you will do in the metagame [SM 1v1] is reflected by its name: you and your opponent bring one pokemon to the game and goes into a matchup game for fun. (If you have bring more than one, the first slot in your party will be selected) Most Restrictions effective to SM Ubers apply. Spoiler: Default SM Metagame Clauses Self-KO Clause Endless Battle Clause - You cannot intentionally prevent an opponent from being able to end the game without forfeiting. OHKO Clause - You cannot use the moves Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill or Sheer Cold. Evasion Clause - You cannot use the moves Double Team or Minimize, or the items Brightpowder or Lax Incense. Confusion Clause - You cannot use the moves Confuse Ray, Flatter, Supersonic, Swagger, Sweet Kiss or Teeter Dance. Attract Clause - You cannot use the move Attract. Hax Item Clause - You cannot use the items King's Rock, Razor Fang or Quick Claw. In addition to the list of clauses above, we have the initial OU banlist for now. Banned Pokémon: Arceus (All forms), Darkrai, Deoxys, Deoxys-Attack, Deoxys-Defense, Deoxys-Speed, Dialga, Giratina, Giratina-Origin, Groudon, Ho-Oh, Kyogre, Kyurem-White, Lugia, Lunala, Mewtwo, Palkia, Rayquaza, Reshiram, Shaymin-Sky, Solgaleo, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zekrom Banned Items: Gengarite, Kangaskhanite, Lucarionite, Salamencite Banned Abilities: Moody, Power Construct Banned Moves: N/A atm Side note: all unreleased items not usable in SM are not allowed, such as Mails, type boosting gems(excluding normal gem), custap berry etc. Spoiler: Unreleased Mega Stones in SM Abomasite, Aggronite, Altarianite, Ampharosite, Audinite, Banettite, Blazikenite, Cameruptite, Diancite, Galladite, Gardevoirite, Heracronite, Houndoomite, Latiasite, Latiosite, Lopunnite, Manectite, Medichamite,Mewtwonite, Pidgeotite, Sceptilite, Steelixite, Swampertite, Tyranitarite Note: The TL will look into Lucarionite, Mawilite(unreleased), Salamencite, Gengarite, Deoxys, Deoxys-Defense, Deoxys-Speed and other possible differences from ou banlist, possibly this week. Please be patient.