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Why don't we have a Special version on Burn and intimidate?

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3 years ago#1
Come on game freak
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User Info: kingjam1

kingjam1
3 years ago#2
That's probably why most special attacks were nerfed this gen.
Can't think of anything

User Info: Alphanumeric

Alphanumeric
3 years ago#3
freezing should be the special version of burn imo
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User Info: SuprSaiyanRockr

SuprSaiyanRockr
3 years ago#4
Alphanumeric posted...
freezing should be the special version of burn imo


Why?

a) freezing has a low chance at the best of times, and;
b) when frozen, they can't attack anyway.

I think that standard Poisoned would be better (not severely poisoned, ala toxic, as that's enough a boost already).
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Golurkcanfly
3 years ago#5
SuprSaiyanRockr posted...
Alphanumeric posted...
freezing should be the special version of burn imo


Why?

a) freezing has a low chance at the best of times, and;
b) when frozen, they can't attack anyway.

I think that standard Poisoned would be better (not severely poisoned, ala toxic, as that's enough a boost already).


Well, there are no moves specifically designed to (not badly) poison the opponent though.
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User Info: SuprSaiyanRockr

SuprSaiyanRockr
3 years ago#6
Golurkcanfly posted...
SuprSaiyanRockr posted...
Alphanumeric posted...
freezing should be the special version of burn imo


Why?

a) freezing has a low chance at the best of times, and;
b) when frozen, they can't attack anyway.

I think that standard Poisoned would be better (not severely poisoned, ala toxic, as that's enough a boost already).


Well, there are no moves specifically designed to (not badly) poison the opponent though.


Poison powder, poison gas.

Not to mention nearly every poison type move and their mother have a chance to poison.
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User Info: neb555

neb555
3 years ago#7
Special intimidate I can see being feasible.

Special burn? Hell no. Do you know how annoying the metagame would get if there were statuses that nerfed both sides of the attacking spectrum? Especially if something got access to both of them.
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WaLuigiTails
3 years ago#8
Most Physcial attackers are more of a threat then most Special attackers.
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Lady-Lucy
3 years ago#9
WaLuigiTails posted...
Most Physcial attackers are more of a threat then most Special attackers.


^ This.

Physical Sweepers are more dominant than Special Ones.
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User Info: Emerald_Melios

Emerald_Melios
3 years ago#10
I often thought Unnerve should've lowered Special Attack.
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