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Ice needs a defensive buff next gen

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User Info: CrystalKing5426

CrystalKing5426
3 years ago#1
What'd probably be best without going overboard is adding Water to its resistances and removing its weakness to either Rock or Fighting. Both those types need an offensive nerf, anyways. Fire makes too much sense to remove and Steel is already a lousy offensive type (as it should be).
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User Info: Lexifox

Lexifox
3 years ago#2
Make Ice resist Water, Bug, and maybe Ground, and make Hail raise the Defense of Ice-types.

Possibly raise the damage it inflicts.
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TIGERJACKS0N-
3 years ago#3
No, leave ice the way it is, it's that way for a reason. ice is fragile and that's how it is represented in this game. not everything needs to be god tier, everything needs drawbacks & such
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CakeOfLies
3 years ago#4
How many times do I have to explain this?

If water is still a liquid, it's warmer than the ice it's touching.
If ice is touched by something that's warmer than it, it warms up and melts.
So if water is touching ice, the ice melts.
Ice should not resist Water.
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User Info: PeteZaHutx

PeteZaHutx
3 years ago#5
Poison needs a buff as well.

User Info: Lexifox

Lexifox
3 years ago#6
CakeOfLies posted...
How many times do I have to explain this?

If water is still a liquid, it's warmer than the ice it's touching.
If ice is touched by something that's warmer than it, it warms up and melts.
So if water is touching ice, the ice melts.
Ice should not resist Water.


This is real life logic. We need RPG logic.
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LenneValkirye
3 years ago#7
CakeOfLies posted...
How many times do I have to explain this?

If water is still a liquid, it's warmer than the ice it's touching.
If ice is touched by something that's warmer than it, it warms up and melts.
So if water is touching ice, the ice melts.
Ice should not resist Water.


Do you realize that depending on the temperatures and masses involved it can work the other way around too?
That's exactly why hail exists.
Ice and water should resist each other.

User Info: Relient_K

Relient_K
3 years ago#8
CakeOfLies posted...
How many times do I have to explain this?

If water is still a liquid, it's warmer than the ice it's touching.
If ice is touched by something that's warmer than it, it warms up and melts.
So if water is touching ice, the ice melts.
Ice should not resist Water.


I'd like an ability called flash freeze that raises defense one stage and negates water moves.
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DarkDragon386
3 years ago#9
TIGERJACKS0N- posted...
No, leave ice the way it is, it's that way for a reason. ice is fragile and that's how it is represented in this game. not everything needs to be god tier, everything needs drawbacks & such


This.

Ice is meh on the defensive side while amazing on the offensive side.
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User Info: CrystalKing5426

CrystalKing5426
3 years ago#10
TIGERJACKS0N- posted...
No, leave ice the way it is, it's that way for a reason. ice is fragile and that's how it is represented in this game. not everything needs to be god tier, everything needs drawbacks & such


The problem is that Ice as a Pokemon type is downright unusable.
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