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CAP 16 CAP 5 - Part 6 - Stat Spread Poll 1

Discussion in 'CAP Process Archive' started by Deck Knight, Mar 9, 2013.

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  1. Deck Knight

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    Now is the time to commence voting on stats, the most important part of our competitive interaction with checks and counters considering out tying and primary ability.

    This poll will be run with IRV voting, the details of which are outlined here. This means that you can vote for as many options as you like, and rank them by your preference. Be aware that order does matter in your votes! Make sure that you bold your votes and nothing else! A typical vote might look like the following:
    Please post only your votes in this thread. Do not respond to other posts, or your posts will be moderated and you may be warned. You are allowed to say whatever you like in relation to your vote at the bottom of your post, but please do not look to begin a discussion. Keep those comments to #cap on IRC.

    This poll will be open for 24 hours starting from the post following this one.

    When voting, use only the submitter's name! The entries have links below followed by a full quote beneath for your immediate reference. The list of possible votes includes (in order final submissions were posted):

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    Happy with everything slated. Tough decisions everywhere. Best of luck!
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    Low speed is really the way to go here, and I think Birkal's spread really just has the whole package of what we want. While I do not like fast spreads, if we are not going to go slow, it is better to at least have a good reason for our speed, rather than simply to outspeed something that we already wall. Finally, while I like low speed, I don't think we want power, and I would rater have a weaker fast spread than a very strong slow one.
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    As a general rule I focused on spreads that had at least some capability of outspeeding Politoed - I think speed wars are stupid and wasteful, but I consider even the most absurd special bulk pointless if Politoed can consistently get two attacks in on CAP 5. After that consideration I chose spreads I thought did the best job at balancing CAP 5's intended niche role without opening up other avenues such as a slow Choice Band Pursuit user or something to that effect.

    Still, good job and good luck to all my opponents, may the best spreads jam to the next poll.
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    Some spreads are creating individual threats outside of the ones mentioned in the "be threatened by" list :/
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