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Organizing Movepool

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  1. sandstreamftw

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    In the pokemon sets where it shows us all the moves a pokemon can learn it should have the moves seperated depending on how the pokemon learns them their should be a section for the moves learned through tm breeding event tutor etc
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    It's alphabetical, and honestly I dont see a reason to change it.
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    That's not what he means, ladymence. He means having the move pools split into categories so you can make an educated decision on what moves are legal together. I was actually thinking about this the other day, but I'm assuming it would take quite a bit of work. It's a good suggestion but I don't know if it's a feasible one right now. For now just use veekun since it has the complete movepools of every Pokemon. http://veekun.com
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    Serebii seperates all the moves too. You could just copy paste lol
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    I would do it with some help for like 5 other persons
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    Nope, that's not how the pages are built... they're built from a database, I'm almost positive. The page template would have to be rewritten and the information added to the database.
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    Too much to do considering two other sites (and maybe more) already have this set up and it's not hard to go check those sites for specific information. Smogon has a lot more on it's plate anyways and I'd much rather see more done with new sets, articles, etc. instead of just doing what has been done before.

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