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Pokémon X and Y Discussion

Discussion in 'Trou Du Cul' started by Birkal, Jan 8, 2013.

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  1. Worldtour

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    While this may seem cool in theory, consider how early Linoone is available in the games. Starter birds and starter normal types are probably the least likely to get evolutions due to the status they tend to hold in-game: useful early-game, but their usefullness wears off (the same goes for stuff such as Mightyena, though an Ariados/Ledian evoltion seems a bit more likely than other Bugs because they are overly terrible even early game)
  2. R_N

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    I dslike the theory that Caterpie -> Venomoth because it has about as much in common with that line as it does with Venonat

    Also let's take a moment to remember that Gen 1 had some very....
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    Similar, shall we say, designs
  3. Flaming Piranha

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    I assume Gamefreak intentionally did this to keep the female audience playing. Anyone will agree that Butterfree is cuter than Venomoth.
  4. Lord Raiden

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    http://i551.photobucket.com/albums/ii452/bluecynder/Animated GIFS/spiderhole.gif (arachnophobe alert: scary spider ahead)

    The spider is Gorgyrella sp.

    I'm rather fond of arachnids and keep a few dozen as "pets".

    A bug/dark or bug/ground trapdoor spider pokemon with that move would make me quite happy.
  5. R_N

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    Could we not inline horrifying arachnids, please

    I say this as an arachnophobe not as a mod
  6. shockwave527

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    Can you PLEASE edit this to hide? Maybe add a little warning as well?

    I am also an arachnophobe, and I don't want to see this every time I scroll through.
  7. Lord Jesseus

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    Oh man
    Bug/Ground with Arena Trap sounds pretty perfect for a Trapdoor Spidermon
  8. jackm

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    While we're brainstorming abilities (I'm in the mood and I've got an idea) how about this one:

    Buffer

    Sets up a Substitute with 1 HP upon switching in which annihilates at the end of the turn if unbroken. Does not activate when switching in off of a K.O.

    Free switchin anyone? Obviously, it wouldn't be given to anything monstrous, but it could potentially facilitate some interesting paradigm shifts. Neither would it be given to anything that can VoltTurn, for obvious reasons. But it would make switching in on choiced wallbreakers much easier for Stall and make HO vs. HO potentially less "kill them fast or die".

    Just brainstorming.
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    http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3170/2436327259_183c12a7c7.jpg (arachnophobe alert: not-as-scary-but-still-a spider ahead)

    Alright, if not spiders, then how about these?

    They're called Amblypygids, and they're cave-dwelling arachnids that are nearly blind and use their long pair of legs to sense their surroundings. When a small insect wanders too close, they lash out with the spiny claws (being held near the face in the above photo) and catch it, somewhat like a mantis (but horizontally).

    Maybe bug/dark?

    Wouldn't be a bad candidate (thematically speaking) for Technician, either.
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    This is basically a modified Blaze/Torrent/Overgrow/Swarm. Priority really screws this up too.

    Pretty sure their arachnophobia extends to, you know, arachnids in general, not just spiders.
  11. shockwave527

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    Ok, now, thanks to you guys, I will have nightmares for at least 3-4 weeks.

    I know I don't HAVE to be here, but can we please just hide the images of these scary things, and if you already posted it, edit it? It's not that hard. Open-bracket "HIDE" close-bracket and at the end open-bracket "/HIDE" close bracket. I don't need any more heart attacks.

    Also, I don't think they'll do a spider as they had one last gen and spiders don't seem too common in pokemon, I'd think they'd make at least one more gen before another spider.
  12. Lord Jesseus

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    do we have to hide them if they're cute spiders
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    I like this but can the bold be used to rebalance stealth rock

    Game freak Please
  14. Sharkopath

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    A Bird of Paradise Pokémon would be amazing.

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  15. Lord Jesseus

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    Oh I thought you mean the plant, Bird of Paradise
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    I could see gamefreak putting the two together into a Grass/Flying bird
  17. cantab

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    Bird of Paradise would have been a great candidate for pure flying, since the bird was often presented as a gift with its feet chopped off because they were considered ugly. I guess it still could be pure flying, but that kind of feels like Tornadus's gimmick now.
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    It is surprising it took so long for GameFreak to create a single pure Flying-type. As far as I am aware, Tornadus is the only one.
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    Arceus-flying technically counts, but it did take gamefreak a long time to create a mono flying type. Although this will most likely never happen, I hope gamefreak makes missingno an actual pokemon. Its probably never going to happen.
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    I always thought a Peacock would make a good Grass/Flying. Except instead of those eyes on the feathers it could be berries and it would have Harvest and have high Special Defense. (or the berries have eyes and it's second ability is Intimidate).

    Speaking of birds, how about a Woodpecker pokemon with Skill Think. Fury Attack is a given but they could give it Bullet Seed and maybe an exclusive Flying-type multi-hit move. Could also see it using Drill Peck, that move needs to be given to movepools more.
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    give it 150 Base Attack and lets go
  22. TyranitarTerror

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    Right...I totally blanked on Arceus, because I think of it as the Normal Forme. It would be fantastic if they were to legitimize MissingNo. I loved getting to find it in R/B, plus it was just an awesome Pokemon all together
  23. cantab

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    Could be a new Heatmor/Durant pairing, a woodpecker Pokemon and a tree one. We've had trees before of course, but only twice, there's room for another.
  24. Krabmeat

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    I always thought that if Missingno. were made official, it'd be something like a cloud of nanobots floating around.

    So, I just tried scaling it's stats to see what it'd be like as a 600BST mon. I left attack out since that was already great, used the RB values for HP, SpA and Spe, and the Y values for Def and SpD.

    The result was 150/136/50/27/105/132.

    Miiight needs those special stats switched.
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    Metal Brace:Increases def by 30% but prevents use of damaging attacks.
    Glass Plate:Increases spd 30% but prevents use of damaging attacks.

    Something like that.
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