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What's the point of legendary pokemon?

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User Info: furygods

furygods
3 years ago#1
You can't use most of them in the battle tower, random online matches, official tournaments...

I want to be able to use legendary pkmn in the battle tower or its equivalents ;_;

Oh and have the cpu in the bt. tower use legendary pkmn too, to add to the challenge.
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User Info: CakeOfLies

CakeOfLies
3 years ago#2
The point of them is to lay waste to the rest of the region.
Why else do you think evil teams do it?
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User Info: TherianReturns

TherianReturns
3 years ago#3
Basically trophies. Or you can use them on your team and guarantee victory!
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User Info: FuneralCake

FuneralCake
3 years ago#4
Not all legendary Pokemon are banned.

They're basically really only useful if you battle other non-NPC players.
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User Info: Magmasta

Magmasta
3 years ago#5
inbfwhat'sthepointofinsertreallifecircumstancehere
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User Info: BrightStar7

BrightStar7
3 years ago#6
The real point of them is promotion and merchandizing.
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User Info: LibranFire

LibranFire
3 years ago#7
They add story to the game. Without them, there is no story or sidequests.

User Info: wind64a

wind64a
3 years ago#8
They help in world building. Quite often there is some kind of backstory to develop interest, such as Jirachi granting wishes, or Uxie giving mankind intelligence.
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User Info: fdtl

fdtl
3 years ago#9
In real-life tournaments there are side-events where you can use them. Also, you can use them on your friends.

User Info: CakeOfLies

CakeOfLies
3 years ago#10
wind64a posted...
They help in world building. Quite often there is some kind of backstory to develop interest, such as Jirachi granting wishes, or Uxie giving mankind intelligence.


Or Mewtwo and Genesect simply being weapons of mass destruction.
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