First, I must confess that over the last few years I have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro's great stumbling block in the stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen's Council-er or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the...
Agree with all of these points but Hydrei falls much short of the mark since Farceus is now standard. Fightceus, Steelceus, Ghostceus, and EKiller are the most prevalent formes and Hydrei matches up poorly versus 3/4 of them - hell it even struggles to break Ghostceus once it nabs a CM. Still...
Mamoswine @ Leftovers
- Ice Shard
- Knock Off
I always feel like Mamo is on the cusp of viability in DPP but every time I tried using it, I had poor results - it lacks strong ice STAB needed to break mons like RestTalk...
This thread got me thinking a bit. classic Sandstorm teams in GSC have primarily focused on defensive play and using multiple sandstorm-immune pokemon - omastar, skarm, forre, piloswine...
What if there’s an approach we’ve been ignoring this entire time? Sandstorm in ADV is largely an offensive...
DPP - Bulky Sand Spinner
Kabutops @ Leftovers
Ability: Battle Armor
EVs: 248 HP / 164 SpD / 96 Spe
- Swords Dance
- Rapid Spin
- Protect / Stone Edge / Aqua Jet
Blightbringer 's used a set like this in some friendlies before - it can be decent in the...
I think there are some inaccuracies in this thread.
Speed boosting abilities + weather setters are bannned - don’t think they should be mentioned at all because manual weathee isn’t good.
EVASION abilities are banned under evasion clause - remove them too
Sun’s payoff is Cresselia - that’s...
i can't find anything crazily specific but speed investment hits jolly loom in terms of speed as a benchmark. lets u live scarf/lefties Keld sword after rocks 75% of the time, u always live chomp dclaw after rocks, u live scarf lando eq after 2 rounds of sr (avoids the 2hko).
in general, i'd...