ITT: Moves you used to think were amazing, but now realize they aren't that good

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User Info: pmackinnon

pmackinnon
3 years ago#1
I thought Facade was a great move, then Return showed up at my door. I don't use Facade that much now.
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User Info: SilverSaint7

SilverSaint7
3 years ago#2
I used to think that Fire Spin and you can bet your ass that I was one of those kids that had a Fire Spin, Ember, Flamethrower, Fire Blast Charizard. I blame the anime.
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User Info: Nidhogg151

Nidhogg151
3 years ago#3
Back in gen I when I didn't know how to play, all of my Pokemon had all their moves based on their types. For example, my Blastoise had Bubblebeam. Water Gun, Surf, and Hydro Pump.

Maybe it was Bubble and not Bubblebeam. I forget, it was like 14 years ago, but you get the point.
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User Info: TehTrumpCard

TehTrumpCard
3 years ago#4
Surf.

I don't think hitting my teammates is that amazing. Damn you Gen V!
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User Info: Call_Me_Charlie

Call_Me_Charlie
3 years ago#5
Trump Card -_-
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User Info: DarcKage

DarcKage
3 years ago#6
....Hyper Beam.
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User Info: Sopheroo

Sopheroo
3 years ago#7
TehTrumpCard posted...
Surf.

I don't think hitting my teammates is that amazing. Damn you Gen V!


Still alright in 1 vs 1

Frenzy Plant / Blast Burn / Hydro Cannon.

User Info: Missingno_Mastr

Missingno_Mastr
3 years ago#8
BubbleBeam. I thought the fact it was owning everything had everything to do with the sheer power of the move and nothing to do with the overleveled Blastoise dishing it out. Then I taught it to a level 25 Vaporeon in another game. Cue the disappointment.

Oh, and Mega Punch. I still like the move, though, if only for nostalgia reasons, because it just screams "Generation I" to me.
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User Info: Sopheroo

Sopheroo
3 years ago#9
Missingno_Mastr posted...
BubbleBeam. I thought the fact it was owning everything had everything to do with the sheer power of the move and nothing to do with the overleveled Blastoise dishing it out. Then I taught it to a level 25 Vaporeon in another game. Cue the disappointment.

Oh, and Mega Punch. I still like the move, though, if only for nostalgia reasons, because it just screams "Generation I" to me.


Ah, Gen I, where most people had an Hitmonchan with Mega Punch and all three elemental punches.

User Info: hotrodneptune32

hotrodneptune32
3 years ago#10
Anything that was a one-hit KO. I was somehow lucky enough that it would always hit...

Then I discovered that at high levels most moves can deal one hit KOs anyway.
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