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Pokémon XY General Discussion

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

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  1. V4Victini

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    Hozu Yea, preferably only once but it makes playing around with it initially a little harder.
    Namine I guess it depends on whether its a signature move or not (I hope not :D)
  2. Akiratron

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    If fairies are weak to fire
    I would go for breeding the sap sipper azumaril. Whilst it lacks attacking power you could always baton pass a few stat boosts.

    Just watched a nbz vid, its rumoured there might be a mega Celebi/Dragonite/Salamence.
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    Just asking again, 'cause it seems it was ignored the last time:

    Do Amaura and Aurorus mark the first use of gradient colours in official art? Their headgear have a gradient from pink to yellow, and I can't remember if such a thing was used earlier (it would probably be too complicated to sprite).
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  4. king Riptor

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    Fairy arent weak to Fire. Steel are, though thats not a big deal imo.
    Huge power requires no time investment its better overall

    Also I could say theres rumors of a mega Jirachi thats just baseless speculation. Were at a point now where we should be expecting photos from players guides or press kits
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  5. AstralFire

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    If we're not counting the spiffy high-tech flame effects used on Moltres' Gen. III art, I believe you're correct.
  6. Codraroll

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    I wouldn't count Moltres, actually. Assuming you mean the art in its Bulbapedia article, you can see the flames are composed of patches of only three (or four, hard to tell) different colours. There are clear borders between colours in Moltres' art, wheras Amaura and Aurorus have true gradients.
  7. AstralFire

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    I wouldn't either, just was the closest thing I could think of. Speaking of Moltres, if the original legendary trio get Mega formes, I demand Drought Moltres. The damn thing brings summer, it should have gotten that way before Charizard. :I Same for Drizzle Zapdos and Snow Warning Articuno.
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  8. PME

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    Just look at The Power of One
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    Yes let's discuss an unfounded screen shot

    No wait let's not do that
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    Not true ... Keldeo or Rotom Water or Magikarp or Tympole-line can't learn Ice Beam
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    Sorry to bring up something from a different page, but there was some confusion about this. Jynx has the Dry Skin ability, making it immune to water moves.
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    So far new good type-combos include Dark + Fairy as well as Fairy + Ground, while Dark + Fighting pretty much got shafted due to Fairy.

    The balance of the Dragon-type pretty much made it reminiscent to Electric now: strikes a limited number of types SE (there's a shit ton of Waters and Flyings though) and has a type that has a total advantage against it.
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    Man, some of these Mega Evolutions are impressive.

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    Talking about MEvos, if MGarchomp loses speed, it'll probably not be overused, as it also has to give up an item slot.
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    Anyone know how they are going to handle DW distribution in gen 6, or has that not been discussed yet?
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    Not been discussed yet. I would be very surprised if the Dream World itself came back in any form, I get the impression it turned into a bit of a debacle all around. (A browser mini-game page you can only use for one hour a day? BRILLIANT.) I'd expect more stuff like the Hidden Hollows, NPC Trainers, and Mystery Gift Events. Hopefully a better system for breeding abilities into children is added for male-only species.
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    Maybe even another app like dream radar. I can see why they are closing it down.
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    I think honestly dream world abilities were cool, but some were just over the top and as a whole i prefer they just didn't return. They could bring something useful back like auto leveling or the old explosion mechanics goddamn it!
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    I could see pokemon Amie factoring into breeding and affecting what abilities you get.
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    Dream World *abilities* are going to return, you can bet your bottom dollar on that. Core battle mechanic features have not been removed ever since Generation III began. I'm saying, don't expect the Dream World itself to return.
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    I know. That the abilities will come back people would be pissed and bitching for months if they weren't, but as you said I hope that shit doesn't return.lol
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    Yes, how dare you post an undetailed set without EVs, Nature, and the as far as we know non-existent dragon fang move for the Pokemon we know nothing about except that it gets Crunch and Head Smash.
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    http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2013/09/pokemon_x_mon_cries

    So, down on the cutting room floor, seems like Matsuda wanted to include an item that would translate Pokemon cries in X/Y, but put the brakes on it when he realized they'd have to write out unique text for 650+ 'mons.

    Totally might be old news by now, but I don't remember seeing it in this thread. If it was posted, you're allowed to thrash me.
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    If the base form is in one tier, the Mega form can't be in a lower tier, since Mega Evolution is an in-battle event. We don't tier Castform's forms, Darm-Z, and Meloetta-P differently...
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    Pretty sure that Darm-Z actually is in a different tier. If I remember correctly, it actually has its own tier that is basically known as the "oh god this is so useless why would you even consider having this on your team" tier.
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