Victory Road

How to Participate?

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Rules

In addition to their own specific rules described below, all the gyms follow the MPL Rules

Poison

Leader: Francis

Format: Singles 6v6

The Chef's Special

"Choice" items (Choice Band, Choice Specs and Choice Scarf) are prohibited.

Dragon

Leader: Anthony

Format: Singles 6v6

The Old Fashioned Way

Nothing like a good old fashioned Pokémon battle! Neither player can Dynamax or Gigantamax their Pokémon.

Water

Leader: Marion

Format: Singles 3v3

Go Fish!

The challenger rolls three six-sided dice. The numbers on the dice represent the slots in the in-game Battle Box. The challenger must battle with the 3 Pokémon given by the dice. The remaining numbers are the Pokémon the gym leader must battle with.

Ghost

Leader: Ariane

Format: Singles 6v6

The Cursed Dice

Both players roll two six-sided dice. The numbers on the dice represent slots in the Battle Box. Based on the numbers rolled, the players must decide which Pokémon will go first and which one will be saved for last.

Dark

Leader: Cedrick

Format: Doubles 6v6

Trivia Luck

The gym leader will ask a trivia question before each turn. The challenger must choose the attack corresponding to their answer (1st attack for A, 2nd attack for B and so on). The gym leader must choose the attack corresponding to the right answer to the question. Switching is permitted at any time but attacks must be chosen according to the trivia question. Once the challenger reaches 10 right answers, the battle continues normally without any trivia questions.

Steel

Leader: Matt

Format: Doubles 6v6

Forged by Iron

Each player must have an Iron Ball held by one of their Pokémon.

Bug

Leader: Gerald

Format: Singles 6v6

Wing Clip

The Gale Wings ability is banned.

Grass

Leader: Ka Shing

Format: Singles 6v6

Just as Planted

Moves or abilities that knock, destroy or steal items or berries are banned. Item-switching (e.g. Switcheroo) is still allowed.

Fire/Electric

Leader: J-M

Format: Multi 6v6

The Floor is Lava

Team up with another trainer and challenge this gym together! The fire and electric gym leaders are teaming up, so both challengers will win two badges: fire and electric. The moves Earthquake, Surf and Rock Slide cannot be used by either team. The Dynamax version of these moves can still be used.

Psychic

Leader: Caroline

Format: Doubles 6v6

Teleport

Both players roll two 6-sided dice. The numbers on the dice represent slots in the Battle Box. The 2 Pokémon chosen by the dice teleport into battle and must be used first!

Fire/Electric

Leader: Martin

Format: Multi 6v6

The Floor is Lava

Team up with another trainer and challenge this gym together! The fire and electric gym leaders are teaming up, so both challengers will win two badges: fire and electric. The moves Earthquake, Surf and Rock Slide cannot be used by either team. The Dynamax version of these moves can still be used.

Fighting

Leader: Marcus

Format: Doubles 6v6

Wake-Up Slap

Players cannot use any status moves that put the opponent to sleep.

Ground

Leader: Xuan

Format: Singles 6v6

Down to Earth

Neither player can use Ultra Beasts.

Rock

Leader: George

Format: Doubles 6v6

Rock out to the max!

Let's Roggenrola! Both players must use Dynamax or Gigantamax on their first turn.

Ice

Leader: Ahmed

Format: Doubles 4v4

Frozen in Time

Both players roll two 6-sided dice. The numbers on the dice represent slots in the Battle Box. The Pokémon at the given positions are frozen and cannot be used in battle.

Fairy

Leader: Gianni

Format: Doubles 6v6

Eat Your Berries

The only items Pokémon can hold are Berries. Item Clause still applies.

Flying

Leader: ThoughtPrince

Format: Doubles 6v6

Battle of Speed

Players cannot use the following moves that affect turn order: Trick Room, Thunder Wave, Nuzzle, Glare and Stun Spore.

Normal

Leader: Fred

Format: Singles 6v6

Everything normal here!

Just a normal battle.