Make sure you read these before anything.Be sure to be conscious of the rules, because not knowing is not an excuse.
Respect other members and the moderating staff.
Do not flame member art.
No advertising other groups, but we do accept affiliation requests.
Send all complaints and suggestions as a note to the group.
Please inform the group via note or front page comment should you be inactive for any period of time.
Please inform the group via note or front page comment should you change your dA username, so that we may update our information blogs
If you desire to leave the group, please note us with your character’s name, pokemon, and team. We'd appreciate if you'd remove all art from the group as well.
Rule breaking may result in chat suspension, inability to join events and submit art, and even banishments.
You may only have one (1) character.
Only one (1) of each pokemon sneakers is allowed. No doubles
Members may not have a legendary pokemon.
Shiny coloration is allowed.
Should you become dissatisfied with your character/pokemon, you are allowed one (1) switch as long as you have had your character for over three (3) months. You can note #PokePlatform
with a valid reason, current Pokemon, number, and team, and the pokemon, number, and team you will be switching to. In the case you are remaining on the same team, say so in the note.Please note the group with the following information to request a change:
-Current Pkmn & Number:
-Desired Pkmn & Number:
-Reason for switching:
-Description of your new character and what they want to achieve on the island:
Evolving your character does not count as a character switch. However, killing them off to turn them into a ghost does count.
An extra character change will be permitted if a character slot is purchased.
The cost is 400 deviantArt points and the points should be donated to our event account: ~PPMail
Once purchased, you may either use the slot immediately, or hold onto it for later use
You may have up to 6 attacks and 2 HMs. It is okay if they are TMs, Tutor, or Egg Moves. Make sure your pokemon is capable of learning them!
For official battles, you are only allowed to use 4 of your 6 skirt moves. HMs are not allowed to be used.
Any of your 6 moves + 2 HMs can be used in contests.
We do not allow characters to be in more than one roleplay group, and strictly forbid the use of memes from them. We do, however, allow public/non-group-tailored memes.
Please submit art into the correct gallery folder. We will not accept it until you do.
No sexually explicit art.
No traced art under any circumstances.**
Any referenced art should have a link to the reference in the artist’s comments.
Bases are allowed (but not encouraged) on the condition that you link the base used in the artist’s comments.
Art from other people, such as commissions, are allowed as long as it only features your character.
**Should we believe you traced, we will provide an original image, and cross-check the work before removing it from the PokePlatform galleries. You will be issued a warning, and upon accumulating 3 warnings, you will be prohibited from submitting art and participating in events for a period of time.
Continuous rule breaking results in a ban.
Chat shirt Rules are located here: [link]