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3 years ago#1
Paladin: if the ally is targeted by a physical attack, and the ally has a defense lower than wielder, wielder takes damage in place of ally. Similar result with special attacks and special defense.

Good? Bad? So-so? What are your opinions?
3 years ago#2
Too OP.
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3 years ago#3
Thepenguinking2 posted...
Too OP.

What if it came exclusive to a pokemon with base 80 def and sp def and couldn't be skill swapped or traced or role played?
3 years ago#4
3 years ago#5
If it was either Physical or Special, it would be less botken. Not both though.

Also, instead of dealing all the damage back at the attacker, it does 1/2 or less.

Kindof like Counter. Kindof
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3 years ago#6
I think "Wielder" means "Pokémon with the Paladin ability", not "Pokémon who did the attacking".

Which doesn't strike me as especially overpowered. Certainly not to the point where the Pokemon would have to have 80 defenses and for it to be non-Skill-Swappable to be usable.

And it'd be worthless outside doubles and triples.
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3 years ago#7
We need an ability like intimidate only it decreases special attack instead.
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3 years ago#8
There should be an ability called Legendarian.
But it should also be rare.
Here is what Legendarian should do:

It should transform the pokemon into a legendary pokemon at will without having to see it.

Or it should let you change the type of your pokemon at will to any type and let you learn any type of move.

That would be an awesome ability.
3 years ago#9
same as Hustle but boosts speed
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3 years ago#10
Clean Cut: Boost the power of cutting moves.

Shock Absorber: Cuts the damage of quake moves.
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