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3 years ago#1
Are Baton Pass teams screwed?
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3 years ago#2
Possibly, but if its signature move, you could predict it too easily.

How many people do you see using Psych Up, Clear Smog, and such...
3 years ago#3
It's a gimmick move but I see a few advantages. If it has access to a high special attack and high speed you could see:

Nasty plot/calm mind
Insert sweep move
Insert sweep move
Turn over

Double battles paired with someone using super power could be awesome.

Which could be a potential worry for things using swords dance, barrier etc. which you could get a calm mind etc off. Goes without saying once you use nasty plot or calm mind you wouldnt want to use turn over.

This is all just a guess and if his defense is a wet noodle it could put holes in your plan. There is potential but just not alot. We won't know till some stats are shown.

Me personally, I love using a Pokemon that scares off booster Pokemon.
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3 years ago#4
Unless you guys have info I don't, we don't even know how this move will work yet. Does it target yourself, your opponent, or both? Will it continue to effect future stat changes, sort of like a trick room effect, or will it just activate once whenever you use it. If you use it twice, will the reversals re-reverse?

These could all effect how useful the move could be in combat.

Personally, I like the trick room effect idea, paired with some moves like Overheat or Leaf Storm.
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3 years ago#5
If the move only affects the user that would be pretty pointless considering it already gets contrary. I'm thinking it will reverse the opponents stat changes.
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3 years ago#6
It should make desserts.
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3 years ago#7
If it reverses stat changes on the opponent...I can see it trolling baton passers. Especially if the move isn't single-pokemon exclusive.
3 years ago#8
oponent: Shell Smash
You: Swich into Turn Over user
oponent: Shell Smash
You: Turn Over

There pokemon is now a brick.
3 years ago#9
Maybe now that there is a very powerful counter to it, Contrary Victini could become a thing.

*crosses fingers*
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3 years ago#10
You could use it together with Victini in doubles, Victini would use V-create and Malimar would use the move on it. Meanwhile Malimar would get accuracy boost from Victory Star.
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