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Difference between an attack that's been avoided and an attack that misses?

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2 years ago#1
Is there a difference? Sometimes my 90 hit chance razor leaf attack says it misses and sometimes it says avoided...
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2 years ago#2
And no. This time the opponent did not use any moves that increases evasiveness.
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2 years ago#3
When it's been avoided, the target pokemon moved out of the way.

When it missed, your pokemon's aim is s///.
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2 years ago#4
i thought in this gen all the text says avoided the attack
i don't pay that much attention but i should've noticed that
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2 years ago#5
In what game is that?

IIRC, since Gen V, all instances of "[Pokémon]'s attack missed" have been changed to "Foe's [Pokémon] avoided the attack."
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2 years ago#6
Dark_Einherjar posted...
In what game is that?

IIRC, since Gen V, all instances of "[Pokémon]'s attack missed" have been changed to "Foe's [Pokémon] avoided the attack."


I don't think so... I haven't played much recently, ut I dont remember it.

Anyway, IIRC, "Foe's*Pokemon* avoided the attack" refers to in double battles, where a move like Razor Leaf can hit both opponents, but manages to hit one.

At least, I think that's how it works.
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2 years ago#7
Dark_Einherjar posted...
In what game is that?

IIRC, since Gen V, all instances of "[Pokémon]'s attack missed" have been changed to "Foe's [Pokémon] avoided the attack."


Diamond version. I'm pretty sure I've also seen it pop up for HG from time to time.
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2 years ago#8
Oh and it was in a singles battle.
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2 years ago#9
When an attack is avoided, it's actually the trainer using the "DODGE IT!" move from the anime.
2 years ago#10
Kami_no_Kami posted...
When an attack is avoided, it's actually the trainer using the "DODGE IT!" move from the anime.


Imagine if that is a new feature for X and Y through the use of the 3DS microphones. Battles have been taken to a whole new level!
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