[READ ME] Tips for Simple Hack Checks

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that mew is so bad that it is not even worth doing analysis on

I don't know what you want us to do analysis on? Is it hacked? You can't really tell from the naked eyes.

That mew is legal (Hoenn, Shiny, Japanese, No Cross/Pentagon so from Gen 3). And again, it doesn't mean anything lol
This is not a thread to rate (or should I say berate?) the Pokémon of other users.
They asked a legit question and your tone was completely unnecessary.
Please stick to answering the actual question(s) in the future and keep your comments to yourself.

What's your analysis of this Mew please? It came from Hoenn and has no Cross/Pentagon or symbol. It loves to eat! is it's characteristic.
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There is indeed a difference between "legal" and "legit".
"Legal" means that a Pokémon's attributes are within the limits that the game allows, meaning that it is technically possible to exist.
"Legit" means that a Pokémon is 100% authentic: No manipulations or cheats were used while acquiring the Pokémon in question.
The Mew appears to be "legal" at first sight, but it's unfortunately impossible to tell if it's "legit".
You're free to treasure it for personal use, if you like, but we always advise newer users to not trade any Pokémon with unknown origins.

That being said, welcome to Smogon!
 
What's your analysis of this Mew please? It came from Hoenn and has no Cross/Pentagon or symbol. It loves to eat! is it's characteristic.
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If you're going to be forming a Mew collection like you mentioned above, it's probably worth your time to learn how to hack-check yourself instead of posting here every time you get one, since Mew is one of the most commonly hacked Pokémon around.

Basically, if it's shiny, it MUST be Japanese and from Pokémon Emerald. Else, it's hacked.

If it's not shiny/not from Gen 3, then it must have the OT/ID number of its corresponding event. Serebii's event dex is fairly lacking, Bulbapedia's is more comprehensive.

Mews from before Gen 6 do not have any guaranteed IVs upon capture. If it has good IVs, then you should verify that the person who obtained it RNG'd it (and verify that it's a legal nature/IV combo). Otherwise, it's probably hacked. The only exception is Virtual Console Mews, which are guaranteed to have 5 perfect IVs.

Mews from Gens 6 onwards will have at least 3 perfect IVs guaranteed.

Following these simple checks should help you root out all visible hacks. However, the MOST important hack check is whether or not you trust the user you obtained it from. Even if a Mew appears to check out, it's incredibly likely to still be hacked unless the user you obtained it from has some sort of proof of obtaining it.
 
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I received these two pokemon from Surprise Trade. Could you please check them?

Language: English
Species: Urshifu
OT: Machamps.com
ID No.: 993401
IVs: 31/31/31/31/31/31
EVs (optional): 252 Attack, 252 Speed
Ability: Unseen Fist
Pokemon's name: MGDiscord.co
Gender: Male
Level: 100
Pokeball: Poke ball
Shiny?: No
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): No
Moves: Wicked Blow, Iron Head, Close Combat, Zen Headbutt
Nature: Jolly
Region of origin: Galar
Characteristic: It's mischievous!
Ribbons: Galar Champion, Tower Master, Master Rank, Best Friend, Effort
Other comments (optional): It is holding a Life Orb. All moves are PP maxed. It can Gigantamax. It's Dynamax Level is maxed.


Language: English
Species: Raichu (Alolan)
OT: Simon
ID No.: 863658
IVs: 31/0/31/31/31/31
EVs (optional): No EVs
Ability: Surge Surfer
Pokemon's name: freepkm.com
Gender: Female
Level: 50
Pokeball: Timer Ball
Shiny?: Yes
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): Cross
Moves: Nasty Plot, Thunderbolt, Psychic, Grass Knot
Nature: Timid
Region of origin: Alola
Characteristic: It takes plenty of siestas!
Ribbons: None
Other comments (optional): It is holding a Master Ball. All moves are PP maxed. Current no. of Exp. Points is 125,000.

Thanks in advance!
 
I received these two pokemon from Surprise Trade. Could you please check them?

Language: English
Species: Urshifu
OT: Machamps.com
ID No.: 993401
IVs: 31/31/31/31/31/31
EVs (optional): 252 Attack, 252 Speed
Ability: Unseen Fist
Pokemon's name: MGDiscord.co
Gender: Male
Level: 100
Pokeball: Poke ball
Shiny?: No
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): No
Moves: Wicked Blow, Iron Head, Close Combat, Zen Headbutt
Nature: Jolly
Region of origin: Galar
Characteristic: It's mischievous!
Ribbons: Galar Champion, Tower Master, Master Rank, Best Friend, Effort
Other comments (optional): It is holding a Life Orb. All moves are PP maxed. It can Gigantamax. It's Dynamax Level is maxed.


Language: English
Species: Raichu (Alolan)
OT: Simon
ID No.: 863658
IVs: 31/0/31/31/31/31
EVs (optional): No EVs
Ability: Surge Surfer
Pokemon's name: freepkm.com
Gender: Female
Level: 50
Pokeball: Timer Ball
Shiny?: Yes
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): Cross
Moves: Nasty Plot, Thunderbolt, Psychic, Grass Knot
Nature: Timid
Region of origin: Alola
Characteristic: It takes plenty of siestas!
Ribbons: None
Other comments (optional): It is holding a Master Ball. All moves are PP maxed. Current no. of Exp. Points is 125,000.

Thanks in advance!
Both of those look hacked. The OT on urshifu and the NN on both indicate that they are hacked. Machamps.com is fairly infamous indication of hacked pokemon, and a quick Google of the NNs and OT will show a lot of results that point to both being hacked.
 
Yeah for future reference anything you get from trades with a URL in the name/OT is 100% genned/hacked.

Especially if it's stuff like a Level 100 battle ready Urshifu with everything maxed out. The only way that hack could be more obvious is if it was shiny.
 
I received this pokemon from Surprise Trade. Could you please check it?

Language: English
Species: Urshifu
OT: sam
ID No.: 977820
IVs: 31/x/31/31/x/x
Ability: Unseen Fist
Pokemon's name: Urshifu
Gender: Male
Level: 71
Pokeball: Poke ball
Shiny?: No
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): No
Moves: Aerial Ace, Surging Strikes, Focus Punch, Superpower
Nature: Adamant
Region of origin: Galar
Characteristic: It's capable of taking hits!
Ribbons: none

Thanks in advance!
 
I received this pokemon from Surprise Trade. Could you please check it?

Language: English
Species: Urshifu
OT: sam
ID No.: 977820
IVs: 31/x/31/31/x/x
Ability: Unseen Fist
Pokemon's name: Urshifu
Gender: Male
Level: 71
Pokeball: Poke ball
Shiny?: No
Pentagon/Cross? (if yes, specify): No
Moves: Aerial Ace, Surging Strikes, Focus Punch, Superpower
Nature: Adamant
Region of origin: Galar
Characteristic: It's capable of taking hits!
Ribbons: none

Thanks in advance!
Everything about this one appears to be legal. The only thing valuable about it is the Adamant nature, which can easily be gotten by soft resetting. Kubfu is guaranteed 3 perfect IVs (as are all Pokémon in the No Eggs Discovered egg group from Gen VI onwards).
 

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