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User Info: Betaghhoul

Betaghhoul
3 years ago#1
wouldn't horde encounters make Ev training faster but maybe a little bit more complicated
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FalxXD
3 years ago#2
Did dual encounters do this?
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User Info: RemixV4

RemixV4
3 years ago#3
why would it be more complicated?
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User Info: ErroneousNick

ErroneousNick
3 years ago#4
I don't think it would, if anything it would slow down the band items. You would only get 4 EVs depending on the band at the end of the fight (+the EVs of each pokemon) as the band only counts the battles the pokemon get in, and not the amount of pokemon are defeated in said battle.

User Info: BadDecisions

BadDecisions
3 years ago#5
Sudowoodo was in the mix with Treeguy. Unless they have the same EVs, it may **** up the time you'd be going to save by doing this, making it so you have to run and find a new horde.
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User Info: Aejaduka

Aejaduka
3 years ago#6
ErroneousNick posted...
I don't think it would, if anything it would slow down the band items. You would only get 4 EVs depending on the band at the end of the fight (+the EVs of each pokemon) as the band only counts the battles the pokemon get in, and not the amount of pokemon are defeated in said battle.


Would still be faster and there's also the chance of them changing how those items work since they're apparently trying to make things less annoying so not as many people hack the hell out of the game.

User Info: GL10

GL10
3 years ago#7
Why would you need to EV train with horde encounters when you can resort to the Super Training?
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User Info: Betaghhoul

Betaghhoul
3 years ago#8
It would be great if you were in a horde encounter with the specific pokemon you need for certain stats, But that occasional 1 is gonna mess up some things but it isn't going to be in all them like there wasn't one in all the Axew. also it wouldn't matter if the the one different pokemon gave you the same thing would it? It would be more complicated because of calculating exactly how many more you will get for each encounter (assuming each one isn't the same size).
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User Info: NinjaKitsune

NinjaKitsune
3 years ago#9
ErroneousNick posted...
I don't think it would, if anything it would slow down the band items. You would only get 4 EVs depending on the band at the end of the fight (+the EVs of each pokemon) as the band only counts the battles the pokemon get in, and not the amount of pokemon are defeated in said battle.


What? That's entirely wrong. You get it per pokemon, unless they changed it for gen 6.
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User Info: kazooie959

kazooie959
3 years ago#10
Why does this even matter? Aren't we getting Super training to get rid of the EV grind on pokemon?
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