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CAP 4 CAP 4 - Complete Movepool Poll 4)

Discussion in 'CAP Process Archive' started by Sunday, Aug 6, 2008.

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Whose movepool should we use?

Poll closed Aug 7, 2008.
  1. "Just wanted to see the results"

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  2. X-Act

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  3. Tennis

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  1. Sunday

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    CAP 4 - Part 12 (Complete Movepool Poll 4)

    Ok guys, Tennis' now has Knock Off and X-Act now has U-Turn. They are the only changes that have been made, so vote the vote should now be based more on which flavour you like better.

    Also kinda late (missed all the action snoozing) but congrats X-Act and Doug for the super modification :)

    X-Act
    Here is my proposed movepool:

    Code:
    [B]Level-up List:[/B]
     
    (Pre evo: Gust, Tailwind)
    H. Teeter Dance
    H. Disable
    1. Doubleslap
    1. Acid
    1. Encore
    5. Acid
    9. [B]Encore[/B]
    14. [B]Rapid Spin[/B]
    20. Mud-slap
    25. [I]Whirlwind[/I]
    30. [I]Knock Off[/I]
    36. Sludge
    42. Sand Tomb
    42. [B]Gravity[/B]
    50. Me First
    58. [I]Earth Power[/I]
    67. Gunk Shot
     
     
    [B]Egg Moves:[/B]
     
    [B]Wish[/B]
    [B]Spikes[/B]
    [B]Toxic Spikes[/B]
    [I]Pursuit[/I]
    [I]Sucker Punch[/I]
    [I]Block[/I]
    Wake-up Slap
    Mud Sport
    Helping Hand
    Follow Me
    Metronome
    Assist
     
     
    [B]TM List:[/B]
     
    TM01 - Focus Punch
    TM06 - Toxic
    TM10 - Hidden Power
    TM11 - Sunny Day
    TM12 - Taunt
    TM15 - Hyper Beam
    TM16 - Light Screen
    TM17 - Protect
    TM18 - Rain Dance
    TM20 - Safeguard
    TM21 - Frustration
    TM26 - Earthquake
    TM27 - Return
    TM28 - Dig
    TM30 - Shadow Ball
    TM31 - Brick Break
    TM32 - Double Team
    TM33 - Reflect
    TM34 - Shock Wave
    TM36 - Sludge Bomb
    TM37 - Sandstorm
    TM39 - Rock Tomb
    TM40 - Aerial Ace
    TM41 - Torment
    TM42 - Facade
    TM43 - Secret Power
    TM44 - Rest
    TM45 - Attract
    TM46 - Thief
    TM48 - Skill Swap
    TM49 - Snatch
    TM53 - Energy Ball
    TM56 - Fling
    TM58 - Endure
    TM60 - Drain Punch
    TM63 - Embargo
    TM67 - Recycle
    TM68 - Giga Impact
    TM71 - Stone Edge
    TM74 - Gyro Ball
    TM76 - Stealth Rock
    TM77 - Psych Up
    TM78 - Captivate
    TM80 - Rock Slide
    TM82 - Sleep Talk
    TM83 - Natural Gift
    TM84 - Poison Jab
    TM87 - Swagger
    TM89 - U-Turn
    TM90 - Substitute
    TM92 - Trick Room
    HM04 - Strength
    HM06 - Rock Smash
    HM08 - Rock Climb
    Basically I put in all the important moves that people wanted for our Pokemon without making the movepool look broken or forced.

    The moves in bold are the ones that I consider being definitely worthy of using, while the ones in italics are those that might find a place in a few movesets, but should generally not be standard.

    The following is a list of utility moves that our Pokemon would be capable of learning if this movepool wins the poll:

    Code:
    Encore
    Rapid Spin
    Trick Room
    Tailwind (as a pre evo move)
    Wish
    Whirlwind
    Disable
    Block
    Gravity
    Knock Off
    Spikes
    Toxic Spikes
    Stealth Rock
    Safeguard
    Reflect
    Light Screen
    Taunt
    Torment
    Thief
    Embargo
    Recycle
    Skill Swap
    Snatch
    Psych Up
    Helping Hand (for 2vs2)
    Follow Me (for 2vs2)
    As you can see, I tried to cater for what the people wanted for this Pokemon. I listened to what reasonable people wanted and tried to tailor make my movepool in that regard, while adding some personal interesting options for our Pokemon (the Heart Scale moves, Teeter Dance and Disable, for example).

    As for attacking moves, I didn't go much overboard. Besides giving it the obvious STAB moves, I gave it Shadow Ball, Energy Ball, Shock Wave and Gyro Ball. Since this Pokemon will not focus on attacking, I deemed these moves to be enough. I removed BlindingMire from the movepool of this Pokemon because it seemed like people didn't want it that much, so, again, I listened to what they wanted and removed it.

    The egg moves are all possible to be learned if this Pokemon would be in the Ground egg group (a reasonable assumption), where Smeargle resides.

    Thank you in advance for voting for my movepool!

    Tennis
    Code:
    [B]Level Up[/B]
    
    H- Ice Punch 
    H- Fire Punch
    H- Thunderpunch
    1. Sand Attack
    1. Pound
    1. Growl
    5. Sand Attack
    8. Pound
    10. Growl
    13. Acid
    17. Magnitude
    21. Toxic Spikes
    26. Poison Jab
    31. Encore
    38. Gravity
    45. Earthquake
    51. Earth Power
    60. Fissure
    
    [B]Egg Moves[/B]
    
    Spikes
    Wish
    Tailwind
    Rapid Spin
    Light Screen 
    Cross Poison 
    Skull Bash 
    Mud Bomb 
    Wring Out
    Knock Off
    Disable
    Haze
    
    [B]TMs[/B]
    
    TM05 - Roar
    TM06 - Toxic
    TM10 - Hidden Power
    TM11 - Sunny Day 
    TM12 - Taunt
    TM15 - Hyper Beam
    TM16 - Light Screen
    TM17 - Protect
    TM18 - Rain Dance 
    TM20 - Safeguard
    TM21 - Frustration
    TM26 - Earthquake
    TM27 - Return
    TM28 - Dig
    TM31 - Brick Break
    TM32 - Double Team
    TM33 - Reflect
    TM36 - Sludge Bomb
    TM37 - Sandstorm
    TM39 - Rock Tomb
    TM40 - Aerial Ace
    TM41 - Torment
    TM42 - Facade
    TM43 - Secret Power
    TM44 - Rest
    TM45 - Attract 
    TM46 - Thief
    TM48 - Skill Swap
    TM49 - Snatch
    TM54 - False Swipe
    TM56 - Fling
    TM58 - Endure
    TM60 - Drain Punch
    TM63 - Embargo
    TM66 - Payback
    TM67 - Recycle
    TM68 - Giga Impact
    TM71 - Stone Edge
    TM74 - Gyro Ball
    TM76 - Stealth Rock
    TM78 - Captivate 
    TM80 - Rock Slide
    TM82 - Sleep Talk
    TM83 - Natural Gift
    TM84 - Poison Jab
    TM87 - Swagger
    [B]TM89 - U-turn[/B]
    TM90 - Substitute
    TM92 - Trick Room
    HM04 - Strength
    HM08 - Rock Climb
    Why my movepool is different:

    For starters, there is no Prevo flavor bullshit in there. All the necessary moves are there.
    Second, it has almost no flavor moves, because most of them don't make sense.
    My movepool is now the only one with U-Turn, something many people wanted on this Pokemon.
    Last, it completely conforms to the guide.


    Here's why some moves are missing by the way:

    Counter/Mirror Coat - Never really wanted them on here, no room.
    Block/Spider Web - " "
    Icy Wind - Come on people, there really WASN'T room. It sucks anyways.
    New Move - Nothing personal X-Act, but I really don't like making a new move.
    Focus Punch- Common sense people, we didn't give it Close Combat/Cross Chop.
    Elemental Attacks - Don't make sense.
  2. Aldaron

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    Voting for X-Act's now, as I believe his move pool is more tailor made for a supporting Pokemon, while also taking advantage of our guy's potentially surprising 90 SpA.
  3. Tsukikage

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    Still voting for tennis because of the Elem. Punches, but either will do now that X-Act has U-Turn.
  4. tennisace

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    Voted for me again =X
    GL X-Act, again. Personally I think you're going to win this time. Also, thanks darkie for all the help!
  5. Gothic Togekiss

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    Voting for X-act for the same reason Aldaron is voting for.
  6. Flounder

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    For the fourth time, I am voting for X-act.
  7. the_artic_one

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    X-act, u-turn is the only reason I didn't vote for him last time.
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    X-Act for me.

    I thought flavor moves were moves that were useless on the Pokemon but made too much sense not to be included. Like Tailwind Suicune, or Gyro Ball Electrode.
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    X-Act. same as Aldaron
  10. billymills

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    X-act, changed from tennis due to U-turn and punches
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    I'm voting for Tennis, may seem a little broken but w/e.
  12. tennisace

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    Et tu darkie?

    Jeez I thought I would lose but man I'm getting smoked.
  13. UberMunch

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    I could have lived without U-turn, but now it's pretty easy.
  14. Syprus

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    Voted for X-Act. Good job you two.
  15. X_Presumptuous

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    I'm glad this decision was made. Voted X-Act, fourth time in a row.
  16. Icy Vegeta

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    Voted for X-Act because of U-Turn.
  17. darkjjak

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    X-Act...more special options...though I will miss the elemental punches.
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    Quite happy with both movesets now that U-Turn was added to X-Act's, but I pity voted tennis since the vote was so lopsided to date.
  19. Sunday

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    Closing this a tad early so I can open the Analysis thread
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    Good luck to both of us.

    EDIT: Lol it seems I voted juuuuuuuuuuuuust in time before the poll was closed!
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