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Best Ground Type?

#1transmutablePosted 3/30/2010 8:10:26 AM
Ok, I am getting slaughtered by electric and poison types in game. I need a ground type but can't pick which one.

All ground/rock types are out, they have way too many weaknesses.

Mamoswine is just barely on the list, I like his typing offensively but defensively it sucks.
Nidoking's typing is excellent but I've used him plenty before and I think I want something different.
Gliscor is another good type combo, but my team has plenty of flying on it already, so that might be redundant.

Pure Ground I'd use are:

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#2KrutoniusPosted 3/30/2010 8:11:13 AM
inb4 Groudon
#3calvin_0Posted 3/30/2010 8:18:43 AM
try Ground \ Water (Quagsire), it doesnt have weakness other then the messive 4x grass, but hey, just switch when a grass pokemon is coming.
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#4Catastrophe_90Posted 3/30/2010 8:26:55 AM
You can get Larvitar in in Safari Zone. Also, Steelix can eat Poison and Electric types if you can trade for him.
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