Well I'm 17 and this is actually my first pokemon since Diamond. Trying to learn about EV's and crap now.
Oh very cool! Competitive battling opens up a whole new world in Pokemon, and it's the best aspect in my opinion. If you have any questions just let me know and I'll be glad to help. You're lucky; back in 2007 we all had to kind of figure them out by ourselves, today there are tonsss of resources for you to use and people to help you! :)
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