Originally Posted by Typhlosion Explosion
LOL, that is probably one of the most accurate things I've read today.
Not all (but most) Smogonites are sore winners/losers, and not all Japanese are calm and collected. All races/ethnicities have a mix, though. Some Russians are sore losers, while some Africans are calm. Some Americans are sore winners, while some Europeans are calm.
Buuuuuuuut I agree, the majority are from Smogon. .____.;
Japanese players are not good at pokemon just because they are asian, far from. They are good at it because they hail from the homeland of pokémon, and because there is a mysterious aura to them that has yet to be explained.
Did you know: the return of ch'thulu is presumed to start then a smogonite beats a japanese player in a pokemon battle.