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Light, Love, Fairy, Alien type.

#11FatReuniclusPosted 4/17/2013 9:44:36 PM
Clefa, Clefairy, and Clefable are all aliens.
Fairy is already an unofficial term.
Illumigise and Volbeat are light based.
Love..... Delacatty, Luvdisc, and many others.

So, I don't think we need new types for all these Pokemon, do we?
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#12MagikarpRulesPosted 4/17/2013 9:49:45 PM
EmPee4Tyyy posted...
Arne83 posted...
EmPee4Tyyy posted...
This game needs new types.


No it doesn't.


Why?


How about you explain why we do need new types? Then maybe we can have a reasonable discussion. Oh, hell, who am I kidding, the chance of a reasonable discussion here is almost zero.
#13Nega3Posted 4/17/2013 10:17:15 PM
Light, Love and Space are welcome to me.

I personally would really enjoy a Love type.
#14TheGaijinPosted 4/17/2013 10:31:08 PM
gay type is what we need
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#15EmPee4Tyyy(Topic Creator)Posted 4/18/2013 4:22:34 PM
TheGaijin posted...
gay type is what we need


Nature seems more likely
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#16MugilokoPosted 4/18/2013 4:24:47 PM
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#17frozenphantomPosted 4/18/2013 4:40:08 PM
FatReuniclus posted...
Clefa, Clefairy, and Clefable are all aliens.
Fairy is already an unofficial term.
Illumigise and Volbeat are light based.
Love..... Delacatty, Luvdisc, and many others.

So, I don't think we need new types for all these Pokemon, do we?


This argument doesn't really work, as Steel already had abstract representation via the Magnemite tree, but was made concrete in Gen 2. These pokemon could easily have the new typing added onto them.

That being said, types should be added for the sake of balance, not just for the hell of it, and I'm trying to envision these new types balancing out others, but having a hard time doing so.

For example, Ice could use a defensive boost while Poison could use an offensive boost. I have a hard time justifying Ice's resistance to Light, or Poison's strength against it, so I'm not inclined to add it.
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#18HejiruPosted 4/18/2013 5:57:37 PM
Arne83 posted...
EmPee4Tyyy posted...
This game needs new types.


No it doesn't.

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#19Arne83Posted 4/18/2013 6:03:33 PM
Nega3 posted...
Light, Love and Space are welcome to me.

I personally would really enjoy a Love type.


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#20RingsOfUranusPosted 4/18/2013 6:10:25 PM
Alien type is actually plausable considering how many alien Pokes there are now.
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