CAP 26 - Art Poll 1

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Hey all! It's time to decide on a design for CaP 26!

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Squidy822

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StephXPM

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Mova

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Sunfished

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Amamama

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Falchion

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Yilx

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Kaiju Bunny

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Quanyails

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Slapperfish

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Magistrum

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thebangzats

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Professor Mesquite

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YourFavDalmatian

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Sgt.Moose

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ShunosaurusLii

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HONK

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Blastgamer77

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pokehimon

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flying moose

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Spook

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judgesludge

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Meringue91809

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Cresselia92

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Birkal

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DougJustDoug

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Pipotchi

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Those names without artwork between them:

Squidy822
StephXPM
Mova
Sunfished
Amamama
Falchion
Yilx
Kaiju Bunny
Quanyails
Slapperfish
Magistrum
thebangzats
Professor Mesquite
YourFavDalmatian
Sgt.Moose
ShunosaurusLii
HONK
Blastgamer77
pokehimon
flying moose
Spook
judgesludge
Meringue91809
Cresselia92
Birkal
DougJustDoug
Pipotchi


This poll will be open for 48 hours.

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CAP 26 so far:

Dogfish44 said:
Name - The Future is Bright!

Description - A Pokemon that makes usage of the 'delayed-attack' moves - Future Sight and/or Doom Desire

Justification - Given we're attempting to create a Pokemon that uses one of two specific moves, this is an Actualisation concept. Future Sight and Doom Desire are incredibly unique moves, which see limited usage in spite of their high base power, and ability to have a target Pokemon struck twice in the same turn. In using CAP26, the aim is to create a Pokemon that inspires a feeling of being able to trap opponents, to establish win-win situations.

Questions To Be Answered -
One Pokemon which has been seen to fairly reliably use Future Sight is Slowking. What can we learn from Slowking about what makes a viable user of Future Sight? On the same token, what has led Jirachi to not be effective at using Doom Desire, and other Pokemon to not effectively use Future Sight?
What is the optimum usage of Future Sight/Doom Desire, both on the turn immediately after using the move, and the turn on which the move will land?
Should the user of Future Sight/Doom Desire be primarily helping itself, or other teammates. If helping itself, what is the aim? If helping teammates, then what types of teammate?
Are Z-Future Sight and Z-Doom Desire mandatory, or just useful tools?
Explantion - Doom Desire is almost one we've done before, as people from the era of Cawmodore probably remember. Whilst little has changed since then, we have seen Future Sight get another power level increase since then.

This isn't a case of using a move which we know can't be used - we can look to Slowking (Future Sight) or Dialga (Balanced Hackmons, Doom Desire) for inspiration on what makes these moves workable. At the same time, we know that they're not automatic locks in spite of their high base power, allowing us room to explore what makes these moves often fall flat.

The beauty of Future Sight and Doom Desire as concept leads is that they don't massively restrict our ability to choose a direction right from the gate - focussing on these moves for their ability to strike twice in a single turn likely produces a Pokemon that is very different from focussing on these moves for their ability to force specific Pokemon out for a teammate to switch in. Whether we create a Pokemon that breaks walls, or pivots around, or supports a very specific partner, or something else entirely, these moves make for a concept that should be both interesting to implement, and with many avenues to explore.
Topic Leader: SHSP

Topic Leadership Team:
Typing Leader: GMars
Ability Leader: Jordy
Stats Leader: Jho
Movepool Leader: G-Luke

Typing: Steel/Ground

Threats:
SHSP said:
Switch Ins: Mega Crucibelle, Clefable, Tapu Koko, Most Tornadus-T, Magearna lacking Focus Blast

Counters: Celesteela, Rotom-Wash, Arghonaut, Chansey

Checks: Mega Latias and Latios, Ash Greninja, Volkraken, Mega Charizard X and Y, AV Tyranitar, Landorus-T, Ferrothorn
Primary Ability: Levitate

Stats: 102 HP / 50 Atk / 96 Def / 133 SpA / 118 SpD / 60 Spe

Secondary Ability: Bulletproof
 
Quanyails
HONK
Falchion


Modedit: Fixing spelling of "Quanyails".
 
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StephXPM
Sunfished
Yilx
Quanyails
Slapperfish
Magistrum
thebangzats
HONK
pokehimon
Cresselia92
Birkal
Pipotchi
 
StephXPM
Sunfished
Amamama
Falchion
Yilx
Quanyails
Slapperfish
Magistrum
thebangzats
HONK
pokehimon
flying moose
Spook
judgesludge
Cresselia92
Pipotchi
 

Magistrum

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Magistrum
StephXPM
Sunfished
Amamama
Falchion
Yilx
Quanyails
Slapperfish
thebangzats
YourFavDalmatian
HONK
Spook
judgesludge
Cresselia92
Pipotchi
 
Yilx
Quanyails
Magistrum
Birkal
HONK
thebangzats
Falchion
StephXPM
Pipotchi


Modedit: Fixing spelling of "Quanyails".
 
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Squidy822
StephXPM
Mova
Sunfished
Amamama
Falchion
Yilx
Kaiju Bunny
Quanyails
Slapperfish
Magistrum
thebangzats
Professor Mesquite
YourFavDalmatian
Sgt.Moose
ShunosaurusLii
HONK
Blastgamer77
pokehimon
flying moose
Spook
judgesludge
Meringue91809
Cresselia92
Birkal
DougJustDoug
Pipotchi



Everyone deserves a vote!
 
StephXPM
Magistrum
Pipotchi
Sunfished
Cresselia92
HONK
Quanyails
Spook
Birkal
thebangzats
Yilx
DougJustDoug
Kaiju Bunny
Falchion
Amamama
 
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