Haven't been keeping up with the latest Pokémon news. Just heard about the new Fairy type. Any word on its strengths/weaknesses?
#2ecylisPosted 7/20/2013 12:03:02 PM
It's strong against Dragon Probably other things That's all I know
#3SorrowOfAcheronPosted 7/20/2013 12:03:09 PM
The only confirmed information we have on it is that it's super-effective on Dragon type. --- GamerTag: SorrowOfAcheron, RageOfFenrisulf Eurynome, Lv.200 Sorcerer
#4Firelion6593Posted 7/20/2013 12:03:31 PM
All we know for sure is that it's strong against Dragon.
We have a reliable source saying it's also strong against Dark and Fighting while weak to Steel and Poison, but this is not confirmed. --- That is not dead which can eternal lie, And with strange aeons even death may die.
#5BountyanPosted 7/20/2013 12:05:32 PM
SE against Dragon/Dark/Fighting NVE against Fire/Psychic Weak to Poison/Steel Immune to Dragon --- 3DS FC: - White 2 FC: 1765 0547 5604, Name: Kojo
#6CharizardFirePosted 7/20/2013 12:07:12 PM
From: SorrowOfAcheron | #003
The only confirmed information we have on it is that it's super-effective on Dragon type.
Also, it's confirmed that Flying and Dark take at least neutral damage from Fairy.
In addition to that, Fairy is probably weak against Poison. --- http://i458.photobucket.com/albums/qq303/CharizardFire6/Char-Brawl.gif
#7NecroStreak128Posted 7/20/2013 12:08:50 PM
#8pokemonfreak97Posted 7/20/2013 12:15:52 PM
SE on Dragon is stated. Weak to Poison is assumed from Smash. --- Generation (pi)(i). When you see this, raise e to the generation and add 1. Social experiment.
Interesting. Should provide some extra balance, provided we get some strong Fairy type attacks to go with it.
I remember the old Red and Blue days when Psychic types dominated everything. Their only weakness were Ghost and Bug but there really weren't any strong Ghost/Bug type moves. Let's hope that doesn't happen again.
#10wind64aPosted 7/20/2013 12:52:05 PM
It's also likely Super Effective against or resistant to Ice, based on the Smash testing. --- Badge Case [Time Badge] StrifeHart is my OTP. services performed at BSC: 2 Riley's Boyfriend on the Pokemon BW2 & X boards. W1 FC: 4170 0917 6393