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    Monster Weakness Guide by TheMagician42

    Version: 4.0 | Updated: 10/04/11 | Printable Version | Search This Guide

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    Ariana's Monster Weakness Guide
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    Version 4.0
    Only GameFAQs is allowed to host this guide.
    USE Crtl+F to find your monster!
    
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    Hereís the format:
    
    MONSTER NAME - 		(duh!)
    Weak Spot: - 		which spot of the monster is weakest (Take that!)
    Elemental Weakness: - 	which element is best to use
    Shock: - 		can be shock trapped? (ZApp!)
    Pitfall: -		can be pitfall trapped? (Geronimo!)
    Flash: - 		can be flashed? (ooh I can't see ~.~)
    Sonic: - 		can be soniced? when? (ow my freaking ears!)
    Paralyze: - 		how long per paralyze? (Bzzztt)
    Poison: - 		How much damage per poisoning? (Arsenic)
    Sleep: - 		susceptible to sleep? (Yawwwn sleepy)
    Signal for Capture: - 	monsters tell for capture (take me home with you!)
    Shiny: -		how to make the monster drop shinies (Ohhhh Shiny!)
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    So please enjoy my guide!  It's your one-stop shop for monster info.
    
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    YIAN KUT-KU (red + blue)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Wing, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Overall-Water or Ice ; Head-Ice; Wing-Thunder
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds (15 seconds for blue)
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Ears fold back
    Shiny:			Throw a sonic bomb or crag shot it
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    GYPCEROS (regular + purple)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Tail, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Sometimes when it awakes from fake death
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    YIAN GARUGA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Water
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		Yes, but Garuga must be unaware
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			NO
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Pitfall it
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    HYPNOC -or- HYPNOCATRICE
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Back feathers lay flat.  Limps
    Shiny:			Put it to sleep
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    CEPHADROME
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES, 2x duration
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			YES, while in sand
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Fin folds down
    Shiny:			Sonic it out of the sand
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    PLESIOTH (regular + green)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach
    Elemental Weakness:	Thunder -or- Fire
    Shock:			YES, 2x duration
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			YES, when in water; will put it in rage
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total (360 HP for Green)
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Fins and back and head lay down
    Shiny:			Fish it out of the water with a Frog
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    VOLGANOS -or- LAVASIOTH
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    Weak Spot:		All spots nearly equal
    Elemental Weakness:	Water
    Shock:			YES, 2x duration
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 100 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	The glossy coating on itís body goes away
    Shiny:			Knock it out (KO)
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    CONGALALA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES
    Sleep:			YES, 240 HP total
    Signal for Capture:	Looks around and sniffs, then retreats to sleeping area.
    Shiny:			Break its tail while its holding mushroom/bone/ore
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    GREEN CONGALALA -or- EMERALD CONGALALA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Tail (Body is comparable), Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Looks around and sniffs, then retreats to sleeping area.
    Shiny:			Break its tail while its holding mushroom/bone/ore
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    BLANGONGA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Let it finish eating without seeing you
    (You need Fire Element to break the fangs)
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    BROWN BLANGONGA -or- COPPER BLANGONGA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Let it finish eating without seeing you
    (You need Ice Element to break the fangs)
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    KHEZU
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Neck, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 5 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 60 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Stops moving completely
    Shiny:			Will drop one in saliva when hanging from ceiling
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    RED KHEZU
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Neck, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Water
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 5 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Stops moving completely
    Shiny:			Will drop one in saliva when hanging from ceiling
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    DAIMYO HERMITAUR
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head (Body is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness:	Thunder (Fire is comparable)
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall: 		NO
    Flash: 			NO
    Sonic: 			YES, when it guards
    Paralyze: 		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Breathes hard and foams purple bubbles
    Shiny:			Let it finish eating
    (You need Impact Damage to break the shell)
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    PURPLE DAIMYO HERMITAUR -or- PLUM DAIMYO HERMITAUR
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head (Body is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness: 	Ice
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash: 			NO
    Sonic:			YES, when it guards
    Paralyze: 		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture: 	Breathes hard and foams purple bubbles
    Shiny: 			Let it finish eatin
    (You need Impact Damage to break the shell)
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    SHOGUN CEANATAUR
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head (Body is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness: 	Thunder
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall: 		NO
    Flash: 			NO
    Sonic: 			NO
    Paralyze: 		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture: 	Breathes hard
    Shiny: 			Track it down while it's getting a new shell
    (Once you break a claw it stays in rage for the rest of the battle)
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    RED SHOGUN CEANATAUR -or- TERRA SHOGUN CEANATAUR
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head (Body is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness: 	Thunder
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall: 		NO
    Flash: 			NO
    Sonic: 			NO
    Paralyze: 		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture: 	Breathes hard
    Shiny: 			Track it down while it's getting a new shell
    (Once you break a claw it stays in rage for the rest of the battle)
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    RATHALOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Stagger or flash while in air. Wake it up
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    AZURE RATHALOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 360 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Stagger or flash while in air. Wake it up
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    SILVER RATHALOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Wing, Impact: Wing
    Elemental Weakness:	Thunder -or- Water
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 420 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Stagger or flash while in air. Wake it up
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    RATHIAN
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Gets trapped
    
    
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    PINK RATHIAN
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 360 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Gets trapped
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    GOLD RATHIAN
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Wing, Impact: Wing
    Elemental Weakness:	Thunder
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 360 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Gets trapped
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    BASARIOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach; 3x damage when broken
    Elemental Weakness:	Water -or- Dragon
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Disturb it when it's pretending to be a rock
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    GRAVIOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach; ~3x damage when broken
    Elemental Weakness:	Water -or- Dragon
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Wake it up from sleeping
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    BLACK GRAVIOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach; ~3x damage when broken
    Elemental Weakness:	Water
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 480 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			Wake it up from sleeping
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    MONOBLOS (regular + white)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Tail, Impact: Neck (Tail is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness:	Thunder
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES, when underground and NOT in rage
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total (360 HP for white)
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	1 hit puts it in rage, Limps
    Shiny:			Gets its horn stuck in the wall
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    DIABLOS (regular + black)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Tail, Impact: Neck (Tail is comparable)
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES, when underground and NOT in rage
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total (360 HP for black)
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	1 hit puts it in rage, Limps
    Shiny:			Gets its horn(s) stuck in wall
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    TIGREX
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness: 	Thunder
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall: 		YES
    Flash: 			YES
    Sonic: 			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture: 	1 hit puts it in rage, Limps
    Shiny: 			Gets its teeth stuck in the wall
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    NARUGA KARUGA -or- NARGACUGA
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    Weak Spot: 		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness: 	Fire -or- Thunder
    Shock: 			YES
    Pitfall: 		YES, must be enraged
    Flash: 			YES
    Sonic: 			YES, when itís in prowler stance; will put into rage
    Paralyze: 		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison: 		YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep: 			YES
    Signal for Capture: 	1 hit puts it in rage, Limps
    Shiny: 			Sonic it while in prowler stance
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    RAJANG
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Ice
    Shock:			YES
    Pitfall:		YES, must be gold without sparks
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Limps
    Shiny:			none
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    KIRIN
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Horn, Impact: Horn
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire or Water (All elements quite innefective)
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		NO
    Poison:			YES, 60 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    AKANTOR
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon (somewhat weak to Thunder)
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES, right before it's wind beam attack
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			NO
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    UCAMULBAS -or- UKANLOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire (somewhat weak to Dragon and Thunder)
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES, immediately before the ice beam
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			NO
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    KUSHALA DAORA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon -or- Thunder
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 20 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 288 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			When it enters rage or reactivates wind shield
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    CHAMELEOS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head, Impact: Head
    Elemental Weakness:	Fire -or- Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			YES, when invisible and aware
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 240 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			Sonic it successfully
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    LUNASTRA + TEOSTRA
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Head/Neck, Impact: Head/Neck/Stomach
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			YES
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 15 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 300 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			When they scream and reactivate the fire aura
    (You need at least 1 point of Dragon dealt to the horn to be able to break it.
    This minimum of 1 point of dragon damage must be done when Teo/Luna are below
    60% of their max health.)
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    LAO SHAN LUNG (red + blue)
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Stomach, Impact: Stomach
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon -or - Fire
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		NO
    Poison:			NO
    Sleep:			NO
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    SHEN GAOREN
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Inside Shell, Impact: Inside Shell
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		NO
    Poison:			NO
    Sleep:			NO
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    YAMA TSUKAMI
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Mouth, Impact: Mouth
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon -or - Ice
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		NO
    Poison:			NO
    Sleep:			NO
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			Throw tranq bombs during vortex attack to make it fall
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    FATALIS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Face, Impact: Face
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    CRIMSON FATALIS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Face, Impact: Face
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none
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    WHITE FATALIS
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    Weak Spot:		Cut: Face, Impact: Face
    Elemental Weakness:	Dragon
    Shock:			NO
    Pitfall:		NO
    Flash:			NO
    Sonic:			NO
    Paralyze:		YES, 10 seconds
    Poison:			YES, 120 HP total
    Sleep:			YES
    Signal for Capture:	Cannot be captured
    Shiny:			none