Originally Posted by TheEvilDookie
Other than for specific tournaments where it may be useful, tiers aren't necessarily needed in our every day URPGing. People know what the best Pokemon are and typically the best battlers use the best Pokemon. It's no secret. Having tiers is fun, but just keep restrictions away from places like Champ, E4, or Gym battles.
Tiers are really only being brought up for the sake of Ataro's tourney atm, and we figure we might as well fix them for whatever other gimmick tourney we have in the future that might need them. There's been no interest in applying them anywhere else.