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What would be the best new type for next generation?

#1pafbonkPosted 12/2/2012 7:47:38 AM
What would be the best new type for next generation? - Results (161 votes)
Plasma
28.57% (46 votes)
46
Wood
5.59% (9 votes)
9
Mud
0.62% (1 votes)
1
Nuclear
26.71% (43 votes)
43
Dust
0% (0 votes)
0
Sand
1.86% (3 votes)
3
Cloud
2.48% (4 votes)
4
Other (please specifiy)
34.16% (55 votes)
55
This poll is now closed.
There may be a new type for the next generation. Out of these 7, which would be the best? If you can find a better one, then just say "other" and specify.
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#2P0k3m0nWaRR10R8Posted 12/2/2012 7:48:25 AM
Either Sound or Plasma are the only two plausible types for me
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#3RoccoRedPosted 12/2/2012 7:49:03 AM
I kinda like the other types I heard before. (Love and Sound)

All those types in the list just sound like a different name for the types we already have, TBH
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#4spooky96Posted 12/2/2012 7:52:05 AM
All those types seem terrible, but well, Dark type sounded stupid too.
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#5pokemonfreak97Posted 12/2/2012 7:55:38 AM
Sound (as a type for a lot of sound-based moves, Whismur family, et cetera) is an idea that I'd heard, as was Light, which would be both weak to and super effective on Dark (obviously with other stuff), and would represent the "sacred magic" cliché category rather well:

Obvious Sound moves/Pokémon:
Everything in Soundproof that's normal
Whismur line

Obvious Light moves/Pokémon:
Arceus
Judgement
Sacred Fire (tough to say, because... well, it's sacred, but it's also fire)

And if they are types, there can be more, there just aren't that many yet. That didn't keep them from doing Dark and Steel though. (stares at conspicuous lack of Dark types obtainable in FRLG pre-ending)
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#6King-gamerPosted 12/2/2012 7:58:49 AM
Plasma? Hell no, we need to go smaller.



















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#7erekwashere15Posted 12/2/2012 8:05:07 AM
??? Type

Weak to: Poison, Normal
Resisted by: Bug
Resists: Psychic, Ground, Electric, Ghost and Water
Super Effective against: Fighting, Dragon and Steel
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#8AirBorneCoffeeTPosted 12/2/2012 8:39:00 AM
Space/Cosmic, Speed, Sound, or love. I think those are the best ideas for new types.
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#9RoketomanPosted 12/2/2012 8:40:45 AM
All but one of the options seem like they are at least vaguely already represented.

Plasma - No real counterpart
Wood - grass
Mud - ground/water
Nuclear - poison would work
Dust - ground/rock
Sand - ground/rock
Cloud - flying

*Other (please specifiy):

I have no idea, how about.....
Pudding pop pokemon so Bill Cosby could rap about them some more.
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#10Kaze_MemaryuPosted 12/2/2012 8:53:21 AM
Still voting for Light to make some Normals like Togekiss and Arceus better.
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