welcome to this revolting bog in which lord jesseus and ragnarokalex have decided to do battle for some reason. and let's have a peek at the battle rules. and now let's have a look at the poor teams that have to fight in this swamp. also, since it's 2v2 doubles, i'll send them out now. lord jesseus's team (Move your mouse to reveal the content) lord jesseus's team (open) lord jesseus's team (close) Horsea [Kappa] (Female) Nature: Quiet (+SpA, -Spe) Type: Water: Water STAB; Can breathe and have excellent mobility when underwater, are less capable on land unless they are entirely amphibious. Stats: HP: 90 Atk: Rank 2 Def: Rank 3 SpA: Rank 4 (+) SpD: Rank 1 Spe: 52 (-15%) EC: 0/9 MC: 0 DC: 0/5 Abilities: Sniper: (Innate) This Pokemon has deadly accuracy and strikes sensitive points, increasing its critical hit bonus from +3 to +5 on single attacks, +2 to +3 on two-hit attacks, and +1 to +2 on multi-hit attacks. Swift Swim: (Innate) The Pokemon with this ability moves extremely fast is slick, rainy conditions, doubling (x2) its speed in the rain. Damp (DW): (Innate) This Pokemon releases a damp mist upon entry into battle that short circuits the opponent’s ability to use Selfdestruct or Explosion. Attacks: Bubble Smokescreen Leer Water Gun Focus Energy Bubblebeam Agility Outrage Signal Beam Disable Surf Hidden Power (Electric 7) Ice Beam Poliwag [Nu] (Male) Nature: Quiet (+SpA, -Spe) Type: Water: Water STAB; Can breathe and have excellent mobility when underwater, are less capable on land unless they are entirely amphibious. Stats: HP: 90 Atk: Rank 2 Def: Rank 2 SpA: Rank 3 (+) SpD: Rank 2 Spe: 78 (-15%) EC: 0/9 MC: 0 DC: 0/5 Abilities: Damp: This Pokemon releases a damp mist upon entry into battle that short circuits the opponent’s ability to use Selfdestruct or Explosion. Water Absorb: (Innate) This Pokemon absorbs water attacks and instead of taking damage from them, recovering 50% of the damage the water attack would have done. A Pokemon that attacks itself with water to heal only recieves 25% of the damage that attack would do to itself. Swift Swim (DW): (Innate) The Pokemon with this ability moves extremely fast is slick, rainy conditions, doubling (x2) its speed in the rain. Attacks: Water Sport Bubble Hypnosis Water Gun Doubleslap Rain Dance Body Slam Bubblebeam Encore(*) Endure(*) Endeavour(*) Surf Psychic Dig ragnarokalex's team (Move your mouse to reveal the content) ragnarokalex's team (open) ragnarokalex's team (close) Ralts (Ragnarok) Male Nature: Adamant Type: Psychic: Psychic STAB; less susceptible to blinding, more susceptible to sound-based assaults as far as locking on with Psychic attacks, can lift and throw opponents with Psychic attacks regardless of weight difference. Psychic-type attacks are not godlike and cannot be used as a catchall for Disabling, Binding, and redirecting opposing attacks. Abilities: Synchronize: (Innate) Pokemon with this ability mentally link their condition to an opposing Pokemon and pass on any status inflicted on them to their foe. Due to their body structure, Poison types cannot be poisoned and Fire types cannot be burned in this manner. Trace: (Can be activtated) This Pokemon can copy an ability of the opponent and replace Trace for six (6) actions. Wonder Guard cannot be Traced. Telepathy: (Innate) This Pokemon has a mental link with its allies in multiple allies, allowing it to avoid taking damage from attacks that affect the whole field like Earthquake and Surf. (Dream World) Stats: HP: 90 Atk: Rank 2 (+) Def: Rank 1 SpA: Rank 1 (-) SpD: Rank 2 Spe: 40 EC: 0/9 MC: 0 DC: 0/5 Attacks: Growl* Confusion* Teleport* Double Team* Lucky Chant* Magical Leaf* Heal Pulse* Calm Mind* Will o Wisp* Confuse Ray* Shadow Sneak* Thunder Wave* Protect* Safeguard* Monohm (Daezara) Female Nature: Modest Type: Electric/Dragon Electric: Electric STAB; 50% reduction in paralysis chance from other electrical attacks, perfect accuracy and 30% chance of Protect breaking Thunder during Rain. Superior senses in power plant environments. Dragon: Dragon STAB; More in touch with legendary or special auras in arenas. Able to use Hyper Beam and Giga Impact without losing focus. Abilities: Shield Dust: (Innate) This pokemon has dust covering the outside of its body that prevents opponents secondary effects from taking place (eg burn from Flamethrower). It does not block direct status moves (such as Thunder Wave.) Static: (Innate) This pokemon’s body is surrounded by an electric field that has a 30% chance of paralyzing opponents that use contact moves on this pokemon. Sheer Force : (Can be Enabled) This Pokemon can energize all its attacks with secondary effect chances less than 100%. When Enabled, the Base Attack Power of every move with an effect chance less than 100% increases by two (2), but they will never have a secondary effect. (Dreamworld) Stats: HP: 90 Atk: Rank 1 (-) Def: Rank 3 SpA: Rank 4 (+) SpD: Rank 2 Spe: 60 EC: 0/9 MC: 0 DC: 0/5 Attacks: Tackle* Growl* Dragon Rage* Charge* Thundershock* Rain Dance* Sonicboom* Leer* Twister* Spark* Hydro Pump* Dragonbreath* Signal Beam* Thunder* Hidden Power Fighting(7)* Protect* now then, let's get the turn order. lord jesseus, you choose your ability for your team, then ragnarokalex choose his ability and posts actions, then lord jesseus posts actions and i ref. let's do this.