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Thinking about gettin back in to pokemon

#1YabbaDabbaD00Posted 3/3/2014 6:24:33 PM
The only pokemon I've played is yellow. I've always thought it was cool that you could transfer pokemon between generations. I would like to start with Fire Red and transfer my pokemon all the way to Black 2. Is there any actual benefit or advantage to doing this?
#2Phoenix6000Posted 3/3/2014 7:25:36 PM
Apart from missing out on a few special moves for certain pokemon, there's no real benefit to migrating all the way up from gen 3.
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#3Akira1256Posted 3/3/2014 7:34:36 PM
Actually, since it's probably easier to catch R/S/E's legendaries in R/S/E, rather than HG/SS, I'd say that might be another reason to do it. :D (That's also if you don't trade for Kyogre, Groudon and Rayquaza... or hack, of course.)
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#4YabbaDabbaD00(Topic Creator)Posted 3/3/2014 7:45:20 PM
Cool. Thanks a lot.
#5MetastasePosted 3/3/2014 10:36:01 PM
The best advantage is from Move Tutors available in Gen 3 only.

For instance, my Clefairy with Belly Drum, Soft-Boiled, Double Edge and filler (Heal Bell). This moveset is impossible without transferring from Gen 3.