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Pokémon XY General Discussion

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

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  1. inanimate blob

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    and you would go out and buy another copy in shame
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  2. Stellar

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    From what I can see, it used Take Down (とっしん) and it missed.
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  3. Spenstar

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    Darnit demo...
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  4. DeathIncarnate501

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    Fennekin of course. I'll box the Torchic for later usage. Gogoat definitely. Talonflame. Thats all for now though
  5. Spenstar

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    Fennekin and Talonflame?
  6. skitz0phrenic

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    My in-game team will likely end up with a lot of stuff we haven't seen yet on it. No idea on the starter yet. Probably going to go with impulse on that one...or whichever has the coolest looking final evolution (assuming we get to see them pre-release somewhere).
  7. DeathIncarnate501

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    just for flying. I there aren't other birds yet
  8. Squishyfrog

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    The only two that are for certain on my in-game team are Torchic and Honedge. I feel lucky that most of the new Fire-Types designs don't appeal to me, or at least not as much as Blaziken. =P
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  9. Spenstar

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    speaking of, what can we expect from the three XY guides announced?
  10. Anartya

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    Did anyone see this:


    This game looks absolutely stunning. There are a lot to things to note about noivern, malamar, and sylveon's stats in this video. Can anyone do some damage calculations.
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  11. Fizz

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    Holy shit. Did Politoed just use a crit-, Life Orb-, rain-, and STAB-boosted Hydro Pump and take barely over half of Sylveon's HP? Is that thing bulky as all hell?

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  12. Stellar

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    From what we've seen of Sylveon's HP/defenses/attacks I feel like it will have base stats of 95/60/65/110/130/65. It's a combo that hasn't been used yet that makes a lot of sense.

    HP and Special Attack could probably be switched as well as Attack and Defense.
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  13. Spenstar

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    Sylveon could also be holding a new defensive item.

    Also, Draining Kiss did barely anything to Politoed but recovered almost all of the HP Sylveon lost... huh
  14. Anartya

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    I completely agree with your sylveon spread. I personally think HP will be 110 and special attack will be 95 because umbreon had 95 hp and 110 HP wasn't done before. Jolteon and Vaporeon had 110 SPA before. Based on the shiny sylveon, it would have 31 ivs in HP if it has 95 HP so I doubt it.

    EDIT: 110/60/65/95/130/65
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  15. QuickBH

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    Remember all of the Eeveelutions have the same BST. So some stat is gonna lose 25 stats and it isn't gonna be attack. So 95 Sp.A would be the case over there.
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    Made my decision- My Fire-type in Y will be this guy;
    [​IMG]

    Even if Litleo doesn't get a Fire/Poison evolution, I'd still like to try it out. And if it does, well, then that's just an added bonus. :)
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  17. Spenstar

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    Not gonna lie: Littleo, Talonflame, Torchic, and Fennekin are tempting me to do a mono-fire run in my first playthrough, something I never do. (I usually do a straight run and then transfer my mons out before doing a new run) Makes me wish we had multiple save files so you can do that without deleting your team
  18. Yveltal

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    Wasn't it stated in our trustworthy leak that Draining Kiss heals the same amount of HP that the user deals to the opponent?
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  19. Missingno. Master

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    This sort of thing is part of why I get both versions- one is my main game on which I keep all my Shinies, my EV trained stuff, my in-game teams of the past, and so forth, and the other one is the one I restart to play again and again.

    That it was, yes, that it was. I believe it's a 60 base power move, too.
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    Same here. Will probably get a Houndoom as well. Now for that 6th member.... there was that Kanto starters rumor... Char... Arcanine?o_O
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    I can't get over how much Heatran slots in between Dragons and Fairies.
    Defensively, it resists every attack type you'd throw at a pure Fairy and everything you'd throw at a pure Dragon.
    Offensively, it can hit both Fairies and Steels SE with STAB attacks.

    Steels, in general, are huge winners because they remain supreme defensive pivots while suddenly gaining a compelling reason to use their STABs.
    But Heatran seems to have it all because of resisting Fairy, hitting both Steel and Fairy, while having the bonus of a Fire immunity.
    We're never going to get rid of its ugly mug I tell you! :lol
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  22. Ignore This

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    I'd still go with Fennekin as my starter even tho they'll be giving out SB Torchic. The amount of those who'll choose Fennekin has largely declined. Huhu. :( But sticking to my Fennekin. So far, Sylveon, Malamar, Honedge, Mega Absol and Clauncher (hoping he's gonna get an evo) got my attention so they'll probably be my team in Pokemon X.
  23. DarkEspeon

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    I hate having to repeat myself, but you will never see the trainer AI use an ineffective move unless that's all it has left. It's that simple. We need to find out if it has a Dragon move at all. If it does, then it does less damage than Dake Down to Sylveon, meaning that it's x.5 or x0
  24. Chaoswalker

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    Was anyone else yelling constantly for Ferrothorn to use protect?

    Also, did Boomburst OHKO Marowak?
  25. Yveltal

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    Did you also notice that Psycho cut didn't do a whole lot of damage to Noivern? I know Psycho cut isn't the best technique, but he must have fair Def to lose about 1/4 of his HP.
    Noivern is indeed offensive. Boomburst probably deals physical damage and Noivern's Atk stat is higher if Draco Meteor dealt just over half damage to Gallade.
    Then again, Topsy Turvy did up his SpAtk, and Marowak's SpDef is the worse of his two defense stats...

    However, on the note of Marowak, it's Bonemarang knocked out Malamar in one turn, so Malamar's Def or HP is probably sub par.
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