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Snorlax [WIP]

Discussion in 'Locked / Outdated Analyses' started by DTC, Oct 1, 2012.

  1. DTC

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    [SET]
    name: Choice Band
    move 1: Return / Body Slam
    move 2: Pursuit
    move 3: Earthquake
    move 4: Crunch / Fire Punch
    item: Choice Band
    ability: Thick Fat
    nature: Adamant
    evs: 252 Atk / 4 Def / 252 SpD

    [SET]
    name: ProtectLax
    move 1: Protect
    move 2: Body Slam
    move 3: Earthquake
    move 4: Pursuit / Whirlwind
    item: Leftovers
    ability: Thick Fat
    nature: Careful
    evs: 144 HP / 188 Atk / 176 SpD

    [SET]
    name: CurseLax
    move 1: Curse
    move 2: Body Slam
    move 3: Earthquake
    move 4: Fire Punch / Rest
    item: Leftovers
    ability: Thick Fat
    nature: Careful
    evs: 144 HP / 188 Def / 176 SpD

    [SET]
    name: RestTalk
    move 1: Rest
    move 2: Sleep Talk
    move 3: Body Slam
    move 4: Whirlwind
    item: Leftovers
    ability: Thick Fat
    nature: Careful
    evs: 144 HP / 188 Def / 176 SpD

    WIP. Feel free to comment on the sets for now.
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    Does that ProtectLax set really deserve the second spot? The main issue with Protect is other than Mienshao and Scrafty jerks using Hi Jump Kick, Protect isn't helping Snorlax all that much, since its pretty predictable when a Pokemon is ready to (attept to) smash Snorlax with a Fighting move. I'd say probably 3rd/4th slot, but maybe when this isn't a WIP I'll see its viability a bit more.
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    As much as I love ProtectLax, CurseLax should definitely be second.

    Speaking of CurseLax; Crunch > Fire Punch, the latter to AC plz.

    Other than that, and perhaps some EV changes later, the sets look ok.
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    I would slash Leftovers on the CB set (and call it tank or offensive) or offer a more offensive spread for ProtectLax in AC. Also, ditto to what they said about set order.

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