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Completed The Dr. Pepper Grudge Match: Orcinus Duo vs. Son_of_Shadoo! (2 vs 2 Doubles)

Discussion in 'ASB' started by Dummy007, Mar 21, 2012.

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Do you like Dr. Pepper?

  1. HECK YEAH (SoS's side)

    6 vote(s)
    42.9%
  2. naw bro (Orcinus's side)

    8 vote(s)
    57.1%
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  1. Dummy007

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    Are you serious? These guys are fighting over Dr. Pepper? My goodness, what has ASB come to if we have to hold matches over soda preferences...Eh, at least I get UC.

    As a crowd gathers around the TV to watch a particularly exciting round of Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Wario delivers a message to the soon-to-be-disappointed gamers:

    "WARIO WARIO WAHAHAHARIO WARIO WARIO WAHAHAHA!"

    (This roughly translates as "Too bad I rented out the stadium to some punks arguing over a beverage!")

    As the crowd gets up and starts to leave, they realize exactly what's happening on-screen- the only thing more attracting to nerds than Super Smash Bros. (except WoW, LoL, D&D, Skyrim, Minecraft, Warlight, etc.): Pokemon! Two trainers, the inexplicable Son_of_Shadoo and the inscrutable Orcinus Duo, have gathered on Wario's arena to engage in combat over possibly the most trivial matter in existence: the quality level of Dr. Pepper. They seem very hyped about it, unlike everyone else, but, since the only other option is to interact socially with someone who can't speak Klingon fluently, everyone else has decided to look interested anyway.

    Here's a description of the WarioWare arena, for those of you who may not have heard of it:
    WarioWare (open)

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    An artificial environment with no external water source or natural grass. Digging and seismic moves are allowed. Weather is allowed.

    At the beginning of each round, the ref will give a task to the participating pokemon to perform during the round. It can be anything as long as all active pokemon can feasibly accomplish it (eg, use non-STAB moves only). Any pokemon that fail to complete the task take damage equal to 1/4 of their max HP.


    Even Wario needs rules sometimes, so here are the agreed-upon conditions of the match.
    And, of course, what's a Pokemon battle without Pokemon? Just a battle, that's what!
    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (bring 3? I THINK NOT) (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)

    Summary: Bug STAB; more mobility in dense brush or forest conditions. Gains an extra guaranteed attack on multi-hit moves.

    Hyper Cutter:
    Type: Innate
    This Pokemon always keeps its claws/teeth/pincers extremely sharp, and thus cannot have its attack reduced.

    Mold Breaker:
    Type: Innate
    Whenever this Pokemon attacks, it emits an invisible, blindingly quick pulse preceding the attack that disables the opponents natural abilities (e.g. Levitators plummet towards the ground before Earthquake hits, Volt Absorb will not absorb electric attacks, Clear Body does not prevent stat-drops, etc.)

    Moxie (DW):
    Type: Innate
    This Pokemon gets psyched after it earns a KO on an opposing Pokemon, increasing its attack by one (1) stage. This boost is maintained at the end of each round.

    Stats:
    HP: 100
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20

    MC: 0
    DC: 5/5

    Attacks:
    Vicegrip
    Focus Energy
    Bind
    Seismic Toss
    Harden
    Revenge
    Brick Break
    Vital Throw

    Close Combat
    Feint
    Faint Attack

    Earthquake
    Stone Edge
    Protect
    X-Scissor
    Bide
    Substitute
    Thrash
    Swords Dance
    Total: 19

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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid
    Type: Psychic
    Psychic STAB; less susceptible to blinding, more susceptible to sound-based assaults as far as locking on with Psychic attacks, can lift and throw opponents with Psychic regardless of Special Attack Rank. Psychic-type attacks are not godlike and cannot be used as a catchall for Disabling, Binding, and redirecting opposing attacks.

    Abilities:
    Soundproof:Type: Innate
    Pokemon with this ability emit their own powerful electrostatic or sound-dampening field, making them immune to sound-based moves other than an ally's or their own Heal Bell. (Known sound moves: Bug Buzz, Chatter, Echoed Voice, Grasswhistle, Growl, Heal Bell, Hyper Voice, Metal Sound, Perish Song, Relic Song, Roar, Round, Screech, Sing, Snarl, Snore, Supersonic, Uproar.
    Filter:Type: Innate
    This Pokemon has a special energy barrier that reduces the Base Attack Power of any opponent’s super-effective attack by two (2).
    Technician (DW):Type: Innate
    This Pokemon is more skilled at performing weaker moves, causing any of their attacks that normally have 6 or less Base Attack Power to have their Base Attack Power multiplied by 1.5. (e.g. Aerial Ace goes from 6 to 9, Mach Punch goes from 4 to 6, etc.) The Energy Cost for a one-hit or two-hit attack is increased by one (1). Each hit in a multi-hit move is boosted by one (1) Base Attack Power, and the Energy Cost for multi-hit attacks is increased by two (2). Because Technician is a multiplier on single hit moves, its effect is applied to Base Attack Power before any additive effects.

    HP: 90
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4

    Evolution Counter: 6 / 6
    Move Counter: 2
    Dream Counter: 5 / 5

    Attacks:
    Tickle
    Barrier
    Confusion
    Copycat
    Meditate
    Encore
    DoubleSlap
    Mimic
    Light Screen
    Reflect
    Psybeam

    Fake Out
    Confuse Ray
    Icy Wind

    Psyshock
    Protect
    Toxic
    Psychic
    Double Team
    Hypnosis
    Endure
    Magic coat
    Thunder Wave
    Thunder
    Taunt
    Shadow Ball
    Nasty Plot
    Signal Beam
    Safeguard
    Snatch
    Attract
    Substitute
    Sunny Day
    Solarbeam
    Magical Leaf
    Quick Guard
    Wide Guard
    Power Swap
    Guard Swap
    Recycle
    Counter
    Teleport
    Hyper Beam
    Mud-Slap
    Trick Room
    Bide
    Moves: 41

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest - adds rank to SpA, subtracts rank from Atk.

    Type: Electric/Water
    Electric: Electric STAB; 50% reduction in paralysis chance from other electrical attacks, perfect accuracy and 30% chance of Protect breaking Thunder during Rain. Superior senses in power plant environments.
    Water: Water STAB; Can breathe and have excellent mobility when underwater, are less capable on land unless they are entirely amphibious.

    Abilities:
    Trace: (Can be Activated) When entering into battle, this Pokemon can copy an ability on one of its opponents for 6 EN. The Ability remains on the Pokemon for six (6) actions. Trace can be reused with an action later in battle for 5 EN. Wonder Guard cannot be Traced.
    Command: (Ability: Trace (Target Ability) )
    Magic Guard: (Innate) This Pokemon is infused with a powerful psycho-electric energy that makes it immune to damage from Hail, Sandstorm, and damage from Leech Seed, Poisoning, and Burn. It can still attack itself in confusion, but will not absorb any damage from it.
    Shell Armour (DW): (Innate) This Pokemon’s thick, bony outer shell prevents it from taking critical hits.

    EC: 6/6
    MC: 0
    DC: 5/5

    Stats:
    HP: 125
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21

    Attacks:
    Levelup:
    Ice Shard
    Aqua Jet
    Imprison
    Bubble
    Charge
    Tackle
    Thundershock
    Detect
    Heart Swap
    Hydro Pump
    Discharge
    Copycat
    Volt Switch
    BubbleBeam

    TM:
    Scald
    Toxic
    Ice Beam
    Protect
    Thunderbolt
    Dive
    Surf
    Substitute
    Attract
    Torment
    Endure
    Thunder Wave
    Blizzard
    Double Team
    Sleep Talk

    Tutor:
    Earth Power

    Egg:
    Me First
    Counter
    Mirror Coat
    Signal Beam

    Move Total: 34

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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave - Attack increased by *, a 15% decrease (rounded down) in Base Speed and a +10% increase in accuracy (e.g. 85 becomes 95) on an opponent's attacks.

    Type: Ghost
    Ghost: Ghost STAB; brief intangibility that nullifies Normal and Fighting-type attacks. Can move through walls for a brief period of time but must remain in motion. Superior senses in low light and inside dark buildings. Have no vision reduction in hazes.

    Stats:
    HP: 90
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21

    EC: 9/9
    MC: 5
    DC: N/A

    Abilities:
    Pressure: This Pokemon’s presence fills the air with intense anxiety, and any damaging or status attack launched at this Pokemon costs the opposing Pokemon two (2) more energy to perform. (Innate)

    Attacks:
    Levelup:
    Leer
    Night Shade
    Disable
    Foresight
    Astonish
    Confuse Ray
    Shadow Sneak
    Pursuit
    Will-o-Wisp
    Hex
    Fire Punch
    ThunderPunch
    Ice Punch
    Gravity
    Bind
    Shadow Punch

    TM:
    Toxic
    Shadow Ball
    Ice Beam
    Protect
    Brick Break
    Trick Room
    Earthquake
    Telekinesis
    Psychic
    Rock Slide
    Charge Beam
    Torment

    Egg:
    Destiny Bond
    Pain Split
    Imprison

    Tutor:
    DynamicPunch
    Mud Slap
    Sucker Punch

    Move Total: 34

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    Salamence "Elphaba" (F)
    Nature: Mild - adds rank to special attack, subtracts rank from defense.

    Type: Dragon/Flying
    Dragon: Dragon STAB; More in touch with legendary or special auras in arenas. Able to use Hyper Beam and Giga Impact without losing focus.
    Flying: Flying STAB; immunity to Ground attacks except under the effects of Smack Down and Gravity, even for ground-based flying Pokemon. Will always hit foes with Dig (except other Flying types) and Dive. Cannot be hit by Dive unless the attacking Pokemon has a size class greater than four (4). Immune to Spikes and Toxic Spikes. Enhanced aerial mobility. Superior senses in open air arenas.

    EC: 9/9
    MC: 4
    DC: 5/5

    Abilities:
    Intimidate: (Can be Activated) When this Pokemon initially goes out into the battlefield, it generates an intimidating roar or war cry that shakes all opponents on the battlefield, reducing their Attack stage by one (1). The attack drop is maintained at the end of each round. If an opponent switches in a new Pokemon, Intimidate can be activated again as an Action, and will affect all opponents. Command: (Ability: Intimidate)
    Moxie: (Innate, DW): This Pokemon gets psyched after it earns a KO on an opposing Pokemon, increasing its attack by one (1) stage. This boost is maintained at the end of each round.

    Stats:
    HP: 100
    Atk: Rank 5
    Def: Rank 2 (-)
    SpA: Rank 5 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 100
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 22

    Attacks:
    Levelup:
    Rage
    Bite
    Leer
    Headbutt
    Focus Energy
    Ember
    Crunch
    Zen Headbutt
    Fire Fang
    Thunder Fang
    Fly
    Dragon Tail

    TM:
    Flamethrower
    Dragon Claw
    Protect
    Toxic
    Rock Slide

    Egg:
    Dragon Dance
    Hydro Pump
    Twister

    Tutor:
    Draco Meteor

    Move Total: 21


    Flow of the Match:
    Dummy007 sends out Orcinus Duo's Pokemon and provides the Task of the Round.
    Son_of_Shadoo sends out his two Pokemon and attempts to complete the TotR.
    Orcinus Duo also tries to complete the TotR.
    Dummy007 laughs in both their faces, posts something that vaguely resembles a reffing and includes the next TotR, and goes on an unannounced three-week hiatus.
    In the meantime, Orcinus Duo tries to complete the next TotR.
    Son_of_Shadoo does likewise.
    Dummy007 returns from his hiatus to find that no one is willing to ref, reluctantly posts another half-hearted reffing, and goes on a four-week hiatus to see if he can get rid of these guys. He doesn't. :/
    etc.

    I will post the first round's TotR once SoS has picked his Pokemon.
  2. Son_of_Shadoo

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    I'mma fuck this shit up. Mia, Hijinks, it's up to you!
  3. Orcinus Duo

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  4. Son_of_Shadoo

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    Dummy needs to give us the task first, Orcinus, don't go jumping the gun.

    But what can I expect from someone who dislikes the Pepper...
  5. Dummy007

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    Here with your first task is special guest Captain Falcon, and he looks very happy to be here.

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    "Show me your moves! Use 3 different moves this round!"

    All right, SoS, you're free to order!
  6. Son_of_Shadoo

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    To clarify: Three different moves for each mon, or three different moves as a whole?
  7. Dummy007

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  8. Son_of_Shadoo

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    Thank you. Sorry for the hold up. Good Lord, that Mr. Mime's got a buttload of moves. SoS no like.

    Mia: Will-o-Wisp Pinsir >>> Shadow Punch Mr. Mime >>> Shadow Ball Mr. Mime
    If Pinsir uses Protect A1, swap A1 and A2.

    Hijinks: Scald Pinsir >>> Signal Beam Mr. Mime >>> Ice Beam Pinsir
    If Mr. Mime uses Taunt on Mia, Protect her.
  9. Orcinus Duo

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    Wait, hyper cutter protects against burn attack drop right

    Mind: Light Screen, Protect, Thunder Wave Krillowatt
    Buffy: Stone Edge Krillowatt, Super Earthquake Combo, Cooldown (X-Scissor Krillowatt)[/B


    wooooooo mold breaker


    Wait Dummy, question--buffy's actions wouldn't enact a penalty right

    Also, would flinching/hitting yourself in confusion/sleeping count as "moves"?
  10. Dummy007

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    Yes, they would, as Buffy is only using two attacks.
  11. Orcinus Duo

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    Sorry, edited after you replied, but

    Also, would flinching/hitting yourself in confusion/sleeping count as "moves"?
  12. Dummy007

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    No, they would not.
  13. Orcinus Duo

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    Ok.

    so, Mind, we're going to make our opponent fail the challenge. How? Well...
    Mind: Fake Out (Krillowatt)-Protect-Hypnosis Dusknoir
    Buffy: Stone Edge Krillowatt-Earthquake-Brick Break Krillowatt


    Krillowatt should flinch on A1 so that will be a fail, and dusknoir (with the blessing of a 92% hypnosis) should also fail to use three actions.

    <3 challenges

    EDIT: whoops, thought hypnosis was 70%. So thats 60+10+12=82 then. :S
  14. Son_of_Shadoo

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    I dunno where the hell you're getting 92% from, as Hypnosis has 60 accuracy, and Mr. Mime's boost is 12...
  15. Dummy007

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    Round 1: The Bird is the Word

    Rules:
    FE, 2v2 Doubles (bring 3 mons each)
    Items On
    Switch=wtfko?
    2 subs
    2 recovers, 5 chills.
    2 day DQ
    All abilities.

    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 100
    Energy: 100
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: 90
    Energy: 100
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: none

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: 125
    Energy: 100
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: 90
    Energy: 100
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


    Round 1 Begin!

    I'll keep this brief, since Captain Falcon wants to start Falcon PAWNCH!!!!!ing people as fast as possible. The first action works pretty much as Orcinus planned, with Hijinks flinching and taking some minor damage, although Mia's Will-O-Wisp connects and burns Buffy...and no, Hyper Cutter does not ignore burn. :/

    Mind Protects herself from everything that happens on Action 2, which is good because every attack hit her. Hijinks's Signal Beam wouldn't have done much, and neither would Buffy's Earthquake, which also deals so decent damage to Hijinks and Mia; but it's Mia's Shadow Punch which consumes the majority of Mind's energy this action.

    Buffy takes some mild damage from an Ice Beam before retaliating with a Brick Break; the exchange is only punctuated by a Hypnosis from Mind, which leaves Mia unable to do anything this action.

    Now comes the moment of truth: Who passed the TotR?

    Hijinks- Different moves used: 2/3 [FAILURE]
    Mind- Different moves used: 3/3 [SUCCESS]
    Buffy- Different moves used: 3/3 [SUCCESS]
    Mia- Different moves used: 2/3 [FAILURE]

    As a result, the following occurs:

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    Hijinks takes 31 damage and Mia takes 23 damage! Things are looking very bad for SoS right now...can he turn it around next round? Stay tuned to find out!

    End Round 1


    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 82
    Energy: 78
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: Burned


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: 90
    Energy: 67
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: none

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: 52
    Energy: 87
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: 60
    Energy: 90
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: Asleep (will awaken on Action 1)


    Just the Facts (open)

    Fake Out Krilowatt (Mrs. Mime) [Crit Roll: 6566; no crit]
    ((4 * 1.5) + 1*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 3 damage
    Energy Cost: 5

    Scald Pinsir (Krilowatt) [Flinched]

    Stone Edge Krilowatt (Pinsir) [Hit Roll: 977, Crit Roll: irrelevant; hit, no crit]
    (10 + 6*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 14.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 7

    Will-O-Wisp Pinsir (Dusknoir) [Hit Roll: 6379; hit]
    Pinsir was burned!
    Energy Cost: 7

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Protect (Mrs. Mime) [Success]
    Damage Blocked: 31.5
    Energy Cost: 20

    Signal Beam Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Crit Roll: 2893; no crit]
    ((8 – 2) + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1.5 = 6.75 ~ PROTECTED damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Earthquake (Pinsir) [Crit Rolls: 5836, 8670; no crits]
    Krilowatt: (((10 – 3) * 0.75) + 6*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1.5 = 14.625 damage
    Mrs. Mime: (((10 – 3) * 0.75) + 6*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 9.75 ~ PROTECTED damage
    Dusknoir: (((10 – 3) * 0.75) + 6*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1 = 6.75 damage
    Energy Cost: 9

    Shadow Punch Mrs. Mime (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 9790; no crit]
    ((6 – 2) + 3 + 5*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1.5 = 15 ~ PROTECTED damage
    Energy Cost: 3

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Ice Beam Pinsir (Krilowatt) [Crit Roll: 1951, Freeze Roll: 3154; no crit, no freeze]
    (10 + 4*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 11.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 7

    Hypnosis Dusknoir (Mrs. Mime) [Hit Roll: 4000, Duration Roll: 517; hit, 1 action]
    Dusknoir is lightly asleep! (1 action)
    Energy Cost: 8

    Brick Break Krilowatt (Pinsir) [Crit Roll: 5403; no crit]
    ((8 – 3) + 6*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 9.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Shadow Ball (Dusknoir) [Asleep]

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)

    Post-Round:
    Krilowatt: 41.625 ~ 42 + 31 damage, -13 energy
    Mrs. Mime: 0 damage, -33 energy
    Pinsir: 17.5 ~ 18 damage, -22 energy, burned
    Dusknoir: 6.75 ~ 7 + 23 damage, -10 energy, awakens on Action 1


    Next round's TotR will be presented by Captain Falcon's in-game twin, Ganondorf!

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    "Underhandedness is the fastest way to victory! Use at least one Dark-typed move this round! Oh, Octoroks! I forgot to bring my sword with me! While I retrieve it, find your own swords and use at least one STAB attacking move in addition to my prior command! Obey or suffer, mere mortals...no Pokemon Center can save you from my wrath..."

    Orcinus, issue your orders before Ganondorf decides to kill us all!
  16. Orcinus Duo

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    Mind: Taunt Dusknoir, Reflect, Psychic Krillowatt
    IF Dusknoir is protected A1, replace that action with Taunt Krillowatt and replace A2 with Taunt Dusknoir
    IF Krillowatt uses Mirror Coat A3, replace that action with Psychic Dusknoir
    Buffy: Faint Attack Dusknoir, Faint Attack Dusknoir-X-Scissor Krillowatt
  17. Son_of_Shadoo

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    Motherfucker. That's all I have to say.

    Mia: Shadow Punch Mr. Mime >>> Sucker Punch Pinsir >>> Shadow Punch Mr. Mime.

    Hijinks: Torment Pinsir >>> Hydro Pump Mr. Mime >>> Signal Beam Mr. Mime.
  18. Dummy007

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    Round 2: The Triforce is Strong in this One

    Rules:
    FE, 2v2 Doubles (bring 3 mons each)
    Items On
    Switch=wtfko?
    2 subs
    2 recovers, 5 chills.
    2 day DQ
    All abilities.

    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 82
    Energy: 78
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: Burned


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: 90
    Energy: 67
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: none

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: 52
    Energy: 87
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: 60
    Energy: 90
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: Asleep (will awaken on Action 1)


    Round 2 Begin!

    I'M BAAAA-AAAACK! And this time, I'm packing flavor!

    Hijinks and Mind start off the round by completing Ganondorf's first requirement and spamming Dark moves. Hijinks Torments Buffy, while Mind Taunts Mia...although neither really does anything yet. Buffy jumps into the shadows and leaps out to Faint Attack Mia, at which point Mia wakes up and does more damage than everyone else combined so far by simply punching Mind in the face. Whoo.

    Speaking of punching, Mia does it again next action, nailing Buffy for some slight damage before anyone else can move. Hijinks blasts Mind in the face with a Hydro Pump, leaving her reeling, but she still manages to pull off a Reflect that should help with the survival of her and Buffy later. Speaking of Buffy, he kind of sits there this action being Tormented. Maybe that Reflect isn't very useful after all...

    Hijinks shoots a Signal Beam at Mind this action, but Mind is able to Filter out some of the damage, meaning the attack does almost nothing. Mind responds with a slightly more potent Psychic, which brings Hijinks to a dangerously low health level. Buffy, so far the only Pokemon to not complete Ganondorf's second requirement yet, finally completes it this action by denting Hijinks with an X-Scissor. Mia finishes the round with a Shadow Punch that cuts Mind's HP to less than half.

    Now for the real question: Who completed the TotR?

    Hijinks- Dark moves used: 1/1, STAB moves used: 1/1 [SUCCESS]
    Mind- Dark moves used: 1/1, STAB moves used: 1/1 [SUCCESS]
    Buffy- Dark moves used: 1/1, STAB moves used: 1/1 [SUCCESS]
    Mia- Dark moves used: 1/1, STAB moves used: 2/1 [SUCCESS]

    At this point, Ganondorf returns. "Now, you will all face my...oh, you all passed? Back to hunting for Link, then." As Ganondorf leaves, you all anxiously eye your Pokemon and wonder what surprises the next character has in store...

    End Round 2

    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 66
    Energy: 67
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: Burned, Tormented (3 actions), Reflect (5 actions)


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: 42
    Energy: 44
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: Reflect (5 actions)

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: 27
    Energy: 64
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: 54
    Energy: 78
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: Taunted (3 actions)


    Just the Facts (open)

    Torment Pinsir (Krilowatt) [Success]
    Energy Cost: 10

    Taunt Dusknoir (Mrs. Mime) [Success]
    Energy Cost: 10

    Faint Attack Dusknoir (Pinsir) [Crit Roll: 2511; no crit]
    (6 - 3 + 5*1.5 + 1*1 – 5*1.5) * 1.5 = 6 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Shadow Punch Mrs. Mime (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 6868; no crit]
    ((6 – 2) + 3 + 5*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1.5 = 15 damage
    Energy Cost: 3

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Sucker Punch Pinsir (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 9392; no crit]
    (8 + 5*1.5 – 4*1.5) * 1 = 9.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Hydro Pump Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Hit Roll: 5485, Crit Roll: 7415; hit, no crit]
    (12 + 3 + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1 = 13.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 7

    Reflect (Mrs. Mime) [Success]
    Energy Cost: 8

    Faint Attack Dusknoir (Pinsir) [Tormented]
    Energy Cost: 0

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Signal Beam Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Crit Roll: 4076, Effect Roll: 8231; no crit, no effect]
    ((8 – 2) + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1.5 = 6.75 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Psychic Krilowatt (Mrs. Mime) [Crit Roll: 2746, Drop Roll: 5798; no crit, no drop]
    (8 + 3 + 4*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 12.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 5

    X-Scissor Krilowatt (Pinsir) [Crit Roll: 4525; no crit]
    (8 + 3 - 3 + 5*1.5 + 1*1 – 3*1.5) * 1 = 12 damage
    Energy Cost: 5

    Shadow Punch Mrs. Mime (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 9250; no crit]
    (((6 – 2) * .66) + 3 + 5*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1.5 = 13 damage
    Energy Cost: 3

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)

    Post-Round:
    Krilowatt: 24.5 ~ 25 damage, -23 energy
    Mrs. Mime: 48.25 ~ 48 damage, -23 energy
    Pinsir: 15.5 ~ 16 damage, -11 energy
    Dusknoir: 6 damage, -12 energy


    And now for our next guest, Samus Aran!

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    "My scanners have detected an abundance of excess energy in these life forms. Finish the round with between 49 and 59 Energy or I will be forced to take offensive action."

    SoS, make your moves!
  19. Son_of_Shadoo

    Son_of_Shadoo

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    I have the horrible feeling that at this point, we can't win.

    Hijinks: Hydro Pump Mr. Mime >>> Hydro Pump Mr. Mime >>> Hydro Pump Mr. Mime
    If Mr. Mime faints, switch to Pinsir.
    If Mr. Mime Protects itself OR uses Teleport, switch to Pinsir.
    Note that this isn't three subs, as one is a KO sub. I may be wrong.

    Mia: Brick Break Pinsir >>> Shadow Punch+Shadow Punch combo Mr. Mime >>> Cooldown (Shadow Punch Mr. Mime)
    If Mr. Mime Protects itself or uses Teleport A2, use Rock Slide A2 and the combo A3.
  20. Orcinus Duo

    Orcinus Duo

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    Is filter being factored into calcs?
  21. Dummy007

    Dummy007

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    As far as I can see, it is.
  22. Son_of_Shadoo

    Son_of_Shadoo

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    If it hasn't been, that Signal Beam damage was just plain SAD. And it's mentioned in the flavour, so I assume so.
  23. Orcinus Duo

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    Mind: Shadow Ball Dusknoir-Encore Dusknoir-Magical Leaf Combo Krillowatt
    Buffy: Bide-Hold-Release

    So encoring dusknoir into brick break should make it spend 18 energy (6*3), which leaves it with 60 energy. Ahahahaha.
    Magical Leafx2 KO's krillowatt, at 15.75 dmg per attack wooo technician. Hydro Pump x3, 13.5*3=40.5 falls just short of getting rid of mind before A3. Of course, mind falls to that damned penalty later, but no matter.

    Dusknoir's brick breaks deal 9.5 (8+1.5) damage. So, first two deal 19 damage, x1.75 gives us a respectable 33.25 damage. This, plus shadow ball, plus penalty, should KO it.

    I think gg?

    Fuck challenges.
  24. Son_of_Shadoo

    Son_of_Shadoo

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  25. Dummy007

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    Round 3: SHE'S FIRIN' HER LAZOR

    Rules:
    FE, 2v2 Doubles (bring 3 mons each)
    Items On
    Switch=wtfko?
    2 subs
    2 recovers, 5 chills.
    2 day DQ
    All abilities.

    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 66
    Energy: 67
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: Burned, Tormented (3 actions), Reflect (5 actions)


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: 42
    Energy: 44
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: Reflect (5 actions)

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: 27
    Energy: 64
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: 54
    Energy: 78
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: Taunted (3 actions)


    Round 3 Begin!

    The round opens with Buffy...just kind of sitting there. Very dramatic. Hijinks, quite frankly, doesn't give a crap, so she just blasts Mind with a Hydro Pump instead of worrying about Buffy. Mind looks ticked off about this, but she opts to Shadow Ball Mia instead of doing anything to Hijinks (dang Trainer's orders). It seems her rage was well-used, though, as this Shadow Ball scored a critical hit! Mia then smashes through Reflect with a Brick Break that leaves a tiny dent in Buffy.

    While Buffy continues to loaf around, Hijinks successfully nukes Mind with another Hydro Pump. Mind then begins to clap for some unknown reason, but Mia obviously thinks it must be for her, as she then uses another Brick Break on Buffy instead of beating the snot out Mind like she was ordered to.

    At this point, Buffy stands up and unleashes a decent-sized burst of energy that hits Mia right where it hurts- although, to be honest, it doesn't do all that much damage. (@Orcinus: When you did your calcs here, you forgot to take into account that Bug resists Fighting.) Hijinks, whose energy is pretty much beyond repair at this point, tries to hit Mind with another Hydro Pump, but the attack breaks wide left. Mia wraps up her Encored attacks with another Brick Break on Buffy, leaving Mind able to nail Hijinks with a MYSTIC LEAF BARRAGE! The sheer force of a bunch of leaves leaves Hijinks incredibly low on health, but it knocks out Mind due to its ridiculous energy consumption! (@Orcinus again: A combination is treated as a single attack, so Technician doesn't apply here.)

    Now, the question whose answer we've all been waiting for: Who actually bothered to do the TotR?

    Hijinks- 64 - 33 = 31 energy [FAILURE]
    Mind- 44 - 48 = -4 energy [FAILURE]
    Buffy- 67 - 17 = 50 energy [SUCCESS]
    Mia- 78 - 18 = 60 energy [FAILURE]

    Samus scans the area again. "One Pokemon has fulfilled the requirements." She moves Buffy of to one side. "The rest of you are a threat." She charges and aims before the following occurs (pretty much):

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    Hijinks takes 31 damage and Mia takes 23 damage! (Technically, Mind also took 23 damage, but she fainted already.) They both faint, collapsing into tired heaps as Samus walks quickly out of the room. Only one Pokemon is left standing on the war-torn battlefield: Buffy! This means that Orcinus Duo wins! The two participants shake hands as the spectators leave. But what does this mean about Dr. Pepper? Based on the battle outcome and the poll results, Dr. Pepper isn't that great! Now I'm going to run before SoS stabs me in the heart...

    End Round 3

    Orcinus Duo's Destroyers: Buffy and Mind (open)

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    Buffy (Pinsir) (M)
    Nature: Adamant

    Stats:
    HP: 41
    Energy: 50
    Atk: Rank 6 (+)
    Def: Rank 4
    SpA: Rank 1 (-)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 85
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Base Rank Total: 20
    Boosts: none
    Other: Burned


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    Mind (Mr. Mime) (F)
    Nature: Timid

    Stats:
    HP: -8
    Energy: -4
    Atk: Rank 1 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 104 (+)
    Acc: +12%
    Size Class: 3
    Weight Class: 4
    Boosts: none
    Other: none

    Son_of_Shadoo's Crew: Hijinks and Mia (open)

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    Krilowatt "Hijinks" (F)
    Nature: Modest

    Stats:
    HP: -27
    Energy: 31
    Atk: Rank 2 (-)
    Def: Rank 3
    SpA: Rank 4 (+)
    SpD: Rank 3
    Spe: 105
    Size Class: 1
    Weight Class: 2
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


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    Dusknoir "Mia" (F)
    Nature: Brave

    Stats:
    HP: -5
    Energy: 60
    Atk: Rank 5 (+)
    Def: Rank 5
    SpA: Rank 3
    SpD: Rank 5
    Spe: 39 (45/1.15, rounded down)
    Size Class: 4
    Weight Class: 5
    Base Rank Total: 21
    Boosts: none
    Other: none


    Just the Facts (open)

    Bide (Pinsir) [Success]

    Hydro Pump Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Hit Roll: 7608, Crit Roll: 8018; hit, no crit]
    (12 + 3 + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1 = 13.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 7

    Shadow Ball Dusknoir (Mrs. Mime) [Crit Roll: 334, Drop Roll: 7925; crit, no drop]
    (8 + 3 + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1.5 = 14.25 damage
    Energy Cost: 8

    Brick Break Pinsir (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 9877; no crit]
    The wall shattered!
    (8 + 5*1.5 – 4*1.5) * .67 = 6.33 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Bide (Pinsir) [Success]

    Hydro Pump Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Hit Roll: 4937, Crit Roll: 2480; hit, no crit]
    (12 + 3 + 4*1.5 – 5*1.5) * 1 = 13.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 11

    Encore Dusknoir (Mrs. Mime) [Success]
    Energy Cost: 12

    Brick Break Pinsir (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 9389; no crit]
    (8 + 5*1.5 – 4*1.5) * .67 = 6.33 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)


    Release Bide (Pinsir) [Success]
    (6.33 + 6.33) * 1.75 = 22.17 damage
    Energy Cost: 17

    Hydro Pump Mrs. Mime (Krilowatt) [Hit Roll: 9953; miss]
    Energy Cost: 15

    Brick Break Pinsir (Dusknoir) [Crit Roll: 2237; no crit]
    (8 + 5*1.5 – 4*1.5) * .67 = 6.33 damage
    Energy Cost: 6

    Magical Leaf + Magical Leaf combo (Mrs. Mime) [Crit Roll: 887; no crit]
    ((6 * 2.25) + 4*1.5 – 3*1.5) * 1.5 = 22.5 damage
    Energy Cost: 28
    Mrs. Mime fainted!

    Post-Action:
    -2 HP (Pinsir)

    Post-Round:
    Krilowatt: 22.5 ~ 23 + 31 damage, -33 energy
    Mrs. Mime: 27 + 23 damage, -48 energy
    Pinsir: 25 damage, -17 energy
    Dusknoir: 36.42 ~ 36 + 23 damage, -18 energy
    Krilowatt and Dusknoir fainted!


    Prize Time!
    Orcinus Duo and Son_of_Shadoo receive 2 CC.
    Mia (Dusknoir) receives 3 MC.
    Hijinks (Krilowatt) and Mind (Mrs. Mime) receive 3 MC and 1 KOC.
    Buffy (Pinsir) receives 3 MC and 1 KOC.
    Dummy007 receives 5 UC.

    Good game! Orcinus's calcs were a little off in the last round, but they didn't matter (Buffy had enough health left to take the end-of-round punishment). The crit didn't matter, either, as Mia would have had -1 HP without it. Well played, both of you, whatever your choice of soda may be!
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