This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Why did GameFreak make Sharpedo's defenses so low?

  • Topic Archived
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Why did GameFreak make Sharpedo's defenses so low?
2 years ago#1
I'm puzzled by this. It didn't initially have an awesome ability and it's not like it's explosively powerful, so there has to be some reason they made him so frail. defenses are lower than butterfree's.
---
http://i.imgur.com/w60AmL4.jpg
2 years ago#2
Maybe because it's based partially on a torpedo and it is really only half of a shark? I can't really think of anything.

Reason enough for Sharpedo to get an evo though.
2 years ago#3
SymphonicGlory posted...
Maybe because it's based partially on a torpedo and it is really only half of a shark? I can't really think of anything.

Reason enough for Sharpedo to get an evo though.


If that happens, I'm kicking Crawdaunt off my Dark team.
---
"I was garbage, the writing transformed," - Raiden
I'm Batman. I don't enjoy anything.
2 years ago#4
The more damage it takes, the more its ability will hurt the opponent.

...Though the recoil from Rough Skin IS too low. It's probably why Sharpedo's defense is so low.
---
http://backloggery.com/SolarCrimson - My Backloggery
The official Okuninushi of the Shin Megami Tensei IV board.
2 years ago#5
Gam Frak gunna troll
---
B1 FC:1807-8830-3725 "Squids are evil!" http://i.imgur.com/ayRpQlZ.png
Official Zoroark of the Pokemon XY board
2 years ago#6
Mugiloko posted...
Gam Frak gunna troll


Does the E on your keyboard not work?
---
http://i.imgur.com/ZKnlH.jpg -my girlfriend <3
http://i.imgur.com/JN9dp.jpg -I love her so much ^_^
2 years ago#7
SymphonicGlory posted...
it is really only half of a shark

---
My NIDOKING brings all the boys to the yard:
http://goo.gl/ExAoe
2 years ago#8
>_>
---
B1 FC:1807-8830-3725 "Squids are evil!" http://i.imgur.com/ayRpQlZ.png
Official Zoroark of the Pokemon XY board
2 years ago#9
GameFreak knew that they were going to make a better shark so they didn't bother with Sharpedo.
---
I'm not easily impressed; I'm usually oblivious to whatever's in front of me.
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Why did GameFreak make Sharpedo's defenses so low?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived