Rhydon or Nidoking?

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User Info: masterdrenin

masterdrenin
7 years ago#1
I'm going to my Earthquake and Rock Slide TMs on one of them.
I know Rhydon is better but his speed makes me >__< and I'm at Celadon (not Safari Zone just yet).
And I'd teach Nido Ice Beam if I use him (don't worry I'm going to have Articuno and I'm teaching Gyarados Blizzard).

And it's for ingame (lol).
Get a beastly Nidoking now or wait for a more beastly Rhydon? What would you do?
"Those who have faced death know that seeing a falcon punch thrown by Gojit with the body of Bruce Lee is a life changing thing..." yeee ~ Hezablak

User Info: l_Love_You

l_Love_You
7 years ago#2
Whatever you like. YEEEEEEE
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User Info: Liikala

Liikala
7 years ago#3
Grounds are for Electrics which are always faster anyway, except for Dugtrio, except for Jolteon/Electrode.

User Info: anti_dan

anti_dan
7 years ago#4
For ingame you should probably have neither.

Really all you want is pokemon with high speeds and specials so you can get 1 hit KOs against the elite 4. Pretty much all you need is:

Kadabra/Alakazam (with psychic)
Articuno (Lvl 51 will suffice)
Jolteon/Zapdos (With Tbolt)
Random pokemon with fireblast
Random water type with surf

User Info: cjd92

cjd92
7 years ago#5
^ you can solo the elite 4 with Blastoise. So..... all you really need is a Blastoise.

User Info: masterdrenin

masterdrenin
7 years ago#6
AWW YEE xD

O lawdy ppl, I'm doing this for fun.
You were just supposed to choose one of them <__<

Ima use Rhydon hyesz
"Those who have faced death know that seeing a falcon punch thrown by Gojit with the body of Bruce Lee is a life changing thing..." yeee ~ Hezablak

User Info: cjd92

cjd92
7 years ago#7
Oops. Sorry, the ghost off of topic posting got me.

User Info: AllanScotti

AllanScotti
7 years ago#8
Neither really matters.

If I had to choose one, Rhydon, as it gets STAB on both Earthquake and Rock Slide, and both of those use its very high attack stat.

Also: The entire game can be ran from start to end with no more than 3 Pokemon caught in the 'dex.

(Starter, Magikarp/Gyarados OR Starter, Abra, Mew (via Mew Glitch))

(No-one would waste a legit event Mew for a 2 Pokemon finish. And you'd need a 3rd Pokemon to trade it in anyways.)
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