1. Only the original 251 pokemon are eligible for the tournament. 2. There will be a draft for your team of 10 and there are no duplicates (only one of each pokemon) 3. Only uber pokemon are banned 4. This is going to use gen 2 rules and mechanics/formulas. 5. Trades can be conducted between players at any time up until the playoffs 6. Each match is best two out of three. In between matches you can sub out for pokemon on your bench. 7. Each player will be in a conference. They will play their divisional rivals twice. Other than that the players each other player once. 8. Once all matches have been played, the top two from each conference make the playoffs. The team with the best record from each conference get a bye. The final two spots will go the 2 next best records in the league.