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Pokémon XY General Discussion

Discussion in 'Orange Islands' started by Stellar, May 10, 2013.

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  1. DinaIsha

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    We at least know that the items need to be held in order to force Mega Evolutions. This goes to say GameFreak really does follow the Metagame closely. They didn't make the items as usable from the bag, which isn't viable in competitive battles. Maybe the transformation consumes a moveslot? I hope not, because every Mega Pokemon learning a move like "Mega Transform" is quite a bit ridiculous.
  2. megayokim

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    what did the site say about megaevo happening halfway and i really hope it happens first thing when youre in battle or else it will make competitive play alot harder
  3. Mulan15262

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    It won't make competitive harder, just more complex.
  4. megayokim

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    well compare a speed boost blaziken with a useless item to one with an item that does soemthing and theres a disadvantage already which will as you said make it more complex and annoying
  5. Mulan15262

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    But, if you can get that item to activate and Blaziken to transform it Mega-Blaziken, it could turn the tide of the battle.
  6. newb

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    I so hope not as well.. It's goin to be a little bit of a let down if wasting a move slot for the Mega transformation to activate..

    The site didn't mention anything exactly it was just from Mega Ampharos definition that "changing its typing halfway in battle might throw off your opponent" or sumthin along the line..
  7. megayokim

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    yeah i checked the site and its saying in the middle of battle for mega ampharos and i have no idea how theyll measure when its time to megaevolve maybe therell be like a meter or something or maybe itll happen straight away and the sites just wrong but it probablly isnt and im trying to be overly optimistic
  8. megayokim

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    actually a meter is a little out of whack a move makes more sense like you guys said
  9. newb

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    It might work as held berry item or something when your life points drop a certain percentage..
  10. DinaIsha

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    Something like that, I guess. But not exactly that. All Mega Pokemon we saw were at full HP. It's improbable, but it'd be amazing on the part of GF if Mega Evolution occurred when none of the attacker's moves will 2OHKO or 3OHKO the opponent (Imagine Mawile facing Steelix with a bad movepool and then Mega Evolving to make up for the damage).
  11. Venom85

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    i see full hp megaevolution in the kangaskan footage, i hope mega evo is apply before stealth rock etc...
  12. newb

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    Maybe when they Mega evolve they regain their full HP..
  13. megayokim

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    now that would be so fucking overpowered
  14. newb

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    Lol they're mega...
  15. The Shadow Knight

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    I really do think they just mean that they Megavolve upon being sent out. Which could very well be "in the middle of battle".
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    The only instance I can think of is for a non-existent move, referred to in the Cinnabar Island gym in Pokémon Red/Blue/Yellow and their remakes. There was a quiz to be answered, and one of the questions was "TM28 contains Tombstoner?". In the remakes, the move was called "Tombstony".
  17. Lirg

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    Well, it already happened in the same case (but I didn't remember the name of the moves) but in a larger scale, we had also in Gen. V shiny pokémons named "chromatiques" (before we used the english word and a lot of French speakers still use the English word now)
  18. DinaIsha

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    [​IMG]

    I'm really beginning to love the 3D sprites and their actions. A huge leap from from BW and BW2.
    Count Bleck, Archiac and Gokuzbu like this.
  19. Wazzup360

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    I love how a few days ago eveybody was hating in megas, and now most people seem to embrace it.

    I also feel because of the power and the fact you can only have 1 per team, that megas are gonna feel like the ace of every team, and get a team more build around them. I like that concept.

    @megawahile, let's not forget the 4x weakness it probs has. Atm there are not many fires in OU, but let's not forget that team flairs appearance is pretty much based on fire. I think we'll get a fire creep this gen.
  20. R_N

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    Assuming you're referring to the rumors, Mawile has no 4x weakness to fire
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    You can get Fennekin, Torchic, Litleo and Fletchling all early game which is a lot of Fire types already.
    Plus Fire resists Fairy, but is not SE against Fairy.
  22. Charro

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    Torchic is going to be released in January. By that time everyone would have already finished the game's main story.
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    Ummmm the distribution ends in January. You can get the Torchic at launch.
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    And everyone will ditch the Kalos starters for the Speed Boost starter. Especially no love for Fennekin. I hope Fennekin's final evolution gets some OP ability to laugh at those who preferred Torchic.
  25. Charro

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    "it confirms that the Torchic distribution will run until the same day as in Japan, January 15th 2014 " being UNTIL the part that I missed. My bad.
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