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Now who says Flareon is bad!?

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User Info: SirPikachu

SirPikachu
3 years ago#1
http://pokemonshowdown.com/replay/randombattle-40444246

If you don't wanna watch, what happened was I BP a swords dance to Flareon and then KILLED. I thought it was pretty cool.

User Info: MrFingers07

MrFingers07
3 years ago#2
>random battle
:D Brawlin' Mains: R.O.B., Lucario, Pikachu, Wolf

User Info: Featherine

Featherine
3 years ago#3
>Baton Pass
>Random Battle

Yeah, no. People can't really deem a Pokemon as good from a battle with bad Pokemon and bad players.

User Info: zane0144

zane0144
3 years ago#4
That was ok I guess.
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User Info: JacK_1S_BK

JacK_1S_BK
3 years ago#5
I say its bad. And it has crappy stats too.
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User Info: DrakoVongola1

DrakoVongola1
3 years ago#6
1) Random battle
2) Your Flareon fainted, dude >_>
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User Info: SirPikachu

SirPikachu
3 years ago#7
I know it wasn't very good, but he took out a volcorona! That really surprised me.

User Info: Faust_8

Faust_8
3 years ago#8
Twice I've used Flareon in Random Battles with this set-up:

Toxic Orb item, Guts Ability

Flame Charge
Facade
Rest
Sleep Talk

Use Flame Charge once or twice to patch up its Speed and then it has 140 base power Facade to use either because of poison or being asleep with Rest. Also immune to status this way except the first turn.

Not saying this combo is amazing but I hadn't known about it before and it did better than I thought Flareon could do. Thanks to Guts it was doing a lot more damage than I expected even with the "meh" base power of Flame Charge. (75 with STAB.)

So at least I know of a Flareon set that isn't god awful.
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User Info: MrFingers07

MrFingers07
3 years ago#9
From: SirPikachu | #007
I know it wasn't very good, but he took out a volcorona! That really surprised me.

Why? It had +2, it was Guts boosted and used a 140 BP move while being 12 levels higher. o_o
:D Brawlin' Mains: R.O.B., Lucario, Pikachu, Wolf

User Info: t3hNub

t3hNub
3 years ago#10
Anything becomes less bad when you double its primary offensive stat. Doesn't mean it stops being bad, and Flareon needs more than 1 random battle at +2 to excuse its many failings; remember that "less bad" is still bad.


Make this topic again when Flareon gets either the base Speed to actually use its offense or the bulk to excuse it's sloth; protip, neither is happening any time soon.
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