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CAP 6 CAP 6 - Part 6 - Build Bias Poll 1

Discussion in 'CAP Process Archive' started by darkie, Dec 7, 2008.

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Physical/Special Balance?

  1. Physical: 20 to infinity

    19.7%
  2. Mixed, possibly Physical: 0 to 20

    61.3%
  3. Mixed, possibly Special: -20 to 0

    17.6%
  4. Special: -20 to -infinity

    1.4%
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  1. darkie

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    This is our Pokémon:
    Type: Water / Fight

    For the record, the current top 10 on the CAP server are:
    1. Stratagem
    2. Revenankh
    3. Fidgit
    4. Tyranitar
    5. Zapdos
    6. Syclant
    7. Blissey
    8. Heatran
    9. Scizor
    10. Pyroak

    With a -20 to 0 Style Bias.

    This is where we determine the general build of the pokemon, from an physical and special standpoint. We also will set limits on the stat spreads that support that build. It should be noted that the Build Bias is not just for limiting stats, but also helps shape the general "feel" of the pokemon. The Build may influence other parts of the pokemon -- such as art, movepool, ability, etc. However, the stat spread is the only part of the project that will be specifically constrained by the voted Build Bias.

    Physical/Special Balance is part of the Stats Rating Formula mentioned earlier. Depending on the winning option of the first poll -- that will limit the PSB options presented for the second poll.

    Information about the formula is located here.
    A utility for calculating the ODB is located here.
  2. Not Scicky

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    Slight Bias to Physical
  3. tennisace

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    Agreed, you could make it have good Physical Attack and Special Defense and still come out slightly biased.
  4. billymills

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    Voted Special on a defensive basis. The top 10 are mainly special, and it requires more special defence than physical.

    Either way, I'm hoping for no more than + or - 5 points.
  5. Ellington

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    Well, I misclicked on the vote, but I wanted to vote for the second option. I want balanced defensive stats and a physical bias towards offense.
  6. gorm

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    I'm looking towards Moderately towards physical , ie floatzel/dragonite. voted for the second option!
  7. Calad

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    It isn't Bold vote.
    Anyway, I'm going with Slight bias to Physical too.
  8. Not Scicky

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    The poll didn't show when I posted that :S
  9. ferron

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    voted mixed bias physical
    blissey+strat+ttar(due to ss) are all things that this build is supposed to check, but that would be more annoying if we are relying on hitting their better defensive option
  10. Time Mage

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    I voted Physical, but my desired spread is just slightly above 20 in the Physical/Special balance, so if 0-20 wins I won't be disappointed.
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  12. Goodbar

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    I could go either way, I plan on having a spread where it's nearly equal.
  13. Umbreon Dan

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    I went with Slight Bias to Physical. The top ten seem to be mostly physical, and we already know the OU metagame to be mostly physical, so I think it's necessary. Hopefully it'll be able to take both Physical and Special hits though.
  14. The Business Man

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    This is my opinion also, pretty much. Definitely a Physical spread (I'm hoping for anywhere from 25 to 15) though, so as to deal with Blissey easier.
  15. Hyra

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    voted for 20+, but doubt its going to be chosen.
  16. Infiltrator

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    Voted Mixed Attacker.
  17. kaonohiokala

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    slight physical
  18. SgtWoodsy

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    Voted for Slight Bias to Physical.
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    Slight bias to special, as this Pokemon should have more SpD than Def.
  20. Time Mage

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    But more attack is desirable over special attack, so if chosen wisely (like in the last, not yet posted, iteration of my spread), you can have higher SpDef than Def while having quite more Att than SpAtt.
  21. rippersteveM5

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    I can see this thing having mixed defenses, but with a bias towards physical attacking. I'll go a slight bias towards physical, as we can always give it more SpD.
  22. Olie

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    Slight Bias to Physical
  23. DoubleUnderscore

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    Mixed with a slight bias to Physical, although I don't want it to be very biased at all, maybe only 0-5.
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