Welcome back to Arcanite's Contest hall! You join us in a replica of the cinnabar Island Volcano crater, where the battle round is about to take place! Glacier Knight, with Truffles the Mamoswine: [HIDE="Truffles the Mamoswine] Mamoswine(*) [Truffles] (Male) Nature: Sassy (+1 SpD, -15% Speed, -10% Evasion) Info on Truffles: Shunned and Rejected by its faults, Truffles doesn't care what others say. He knows his true power and can now use his eccentric abilities and brute force to turn the tides of the battle into his favor. He keeps his head high and rushes into battle with a grin on his face, but still keeps his eyes keen and mind sharp. Supposedly extinct since the last ice age? Far from it. Type: Ice: Ice STAB; immune to freezing and Sheer Cold, no vision loss or damage in Hail or snowstorm conditions, perfectly accurate and 30% Protect breaking Blizzard in Hail. Superior senses and mobility in frozen caves and other frigid arenas. Ground: Ground STAB; Immune to all electrical attacks, can Dig through almost any substance, Evasive Digging reduced from 3 per action Energy Cost to 2 per action, superior senses in darkened cave surroundings. Abilities: Oblivious: (Innate) This Pokemon is incapable of being effected by Attract or Cute Charm. Snow Cloak: (Innate) This Pokemon is used to snowy blizzard conditions and gains a 20% evasion boost during Hail. Pokemon with this ability are immune to Hail damage. Thick Fat (DW,Unlocked): (Innate) This Pokemon has a great deal of extra fat or muscle that increases its resistance to extreme heat or extreme cold, reducing the type effectiveness of Fire and Ice-typed attacks to the next level of resistance (2x weak becomes neutral, neutral becomes resistance, etc.) Stats: HP: 110 Atk: Rank 5 Def: Rank 3 SpA: Rank 3 SpD: Rank 3 (+) Spe: 69 (-) Size Class: 5 Weight Class: 7 Base Rank Total: 20 EC: 9/9 MC: 0 DC: 5/5 Dream World Ability Unlocked! Attacks: Ancient Power Peck Tackle* Odor Sleuth* Mud Sport* Powder Snow* Mud-slap* Endure* Mud Bomb* Icy Wind* Blizzard Earthquake Ice Fang Scary Face Ice Shard Amnesia Mist Curse* Body Slam* Icicle Spear* Fissure Horn Attack Icicle Crash Rock Slide Bite Sleep Talk Ice Beam* Toxic* Hail* Dig Light Screen Protect Avalanche Bulldoze Rock Tomb Stone Edge Secret Power Facade Substitute Reflect Rest Hidden Power (Grass 7) Double Team[/HIDE] VS Dogfis44's Archeops, Rawk! Rawk the Archeops (Move your mouse to reveal the content) Rawk the Archeops (open) Rawk the Archeops (close) Archeops [Rawk] (Male) Nature: Mild (+1 SpA, -1 Def) Type: Rock/Flying: Flying STAB; immunity to Ground attacks except under the effects of Smack Down and Gravity, even for ground-based flying Pokemon. Immune to Spikes and Toxic Spikes. Enhanced aerial mobility. Superior senses in open air arenas. Rock STAB; Reduce damage from all special attacks by two (2) Base Attack Power during Sandstorm. Able to use Sand Tomb without losing focus. Abilities: Defeatist (Trait): The Pokemon tires from prolonged battles easily, and deals 3 less damage once below 50% of its maximum HP. Once Faint-Hearted is active, attacks cost two (2) less energy. If the Pokemon goes back above 50% of its maximum HP in battle, Faint-Hearted's effects will dissapear. Stats: Archeops HP: 100 Atk: Rank 5 Def: Rank 2 (-) SpA: Rank 5 (+) SpD: Rank 3 Spe: 110 Size Class: 3 Weight Class: 3 Base Rank Total: 22 EC: 6/6 MC: 0 DC: N/A Attacks: Quick Attack Leer Wing Attack Rock Throw Double Team Scary Face Pluck AncientPower Quick Guard Dragon Claw Crunch Acrobatics Rock Slide DragonBreath Endeavor Dragon Claw Thrash U-Turn Bite Steel Wing Head Smash Dragon Pulse Earth Power Smack Down Earthquake Hone Claws Protect Toxic Taunt Substitute Dig Focus Blast Stone Edge Dragon Tail Torment Son_of_Shadoo will be your Referee, and I will run the appeals gauge immediately after each round. the match will last 4 rounds. Appeal Gauge will increase for battling creatively, and making it a show for the audience! Criteria (Move your mouse to reveal the content) Criteria (open) Criteria (close) Successful combo: +5 Blocking damage (not via protect etc): +X (X is amount of damaged blocked) Inventive move use: +5 Rank Penalty (+2*the Base rank total of your opponents Pokemon) Arena Effects KO Bonus Refs will then give points as to the general appeal of the round. (max 10 appeal points per round) Glacier Knight shall order first!