This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Why is Jolteon OU but Raikou UU?

  • Topic Archived
You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Why is Jolteon OU but Raikou UU?

User Info: kabigon20

4 years ago#11
EonPaladin posted...
Wow leave me the hell alone.
Brawl fc: 0946-1910-2716 Pokemon Black 2 fc: 5372-8298-8628
Ruby/Sapphire remakes will be part of 6th gen on 3DS. If not, I'll close my account.

User Info: Aurawhisperer

4 years ago#12
People still think the tiers are rank systems? Silly smogons... Its there to determine how much people use them.

More so, crown raikou can school some OU pokes without an issue. It all depends on his or her trainer
Official Troll joker and Serious Chatter box.
Black 2: Zack: 4170 3222 6265

User Info: Catcher_Freeman

4 years ago#13
Higher speed, and Volt Absorb.

Though Raikou gets the latter from Dream World, but it's unreleased, and it won't be able to use any of its event moves with Volt Absorb.
The mac daddy of the Pokemon Black 2 board.

User Info: dwdwdw6

4 years ago#14
Spiega posted...
dwdwdw6 posted...
That extra speed gives Jolteon the edge over powerful threats like Starmie, Tornadus, Alakazam etc.

But Raikou beats Tornadus and ties with Starmie in speed...

Well I meant Tornadus-T, and speed ties are risky. (Jolteon even outspeeds Weaville if need arises). Also I forgot to mention Volt Absorb, another reason.

User Info: pafbonk

4 years ago#15
Personally I prefer to use Electrode. The only faster Pokemons faster than him are Deoxys and Ninjask.
Official Pikachu of the Pokemon X board.
"1+1=2" -NickLOLZ

User Info: goldw

4 years ago#16
While I prefer Raikou, with its CM set up, Jolteon is a better Pokemon.
The Elbow of Peace shall cast judgement on the guilty

User Info: JacK_1S_BK

4 years ago#17
Jolteon is a fox, and Raikou is a cat.

Jack has done nothing but...acts all innocent and... he honestly thought he was being helpful...~~HylianWarrior

User Info: Mugiloko

4 years ago#18
Jolteon has a better movepool.
BlackFC:1807-8830-3725 "Squids are evil!"
Official Zoroark of the Pokemon XY board

User Info: KeeperOfShadows

4 years ago#19
Cuz Jolteon gets used more. : P
I am The Defender of Darkness. The Knight of Nothingness. The Master of Murkiness.
I am the Keeper of Shadows, AND I WILL RULE YOU!!

User Info: OshawottGuy4

4 years ago#20
Because Flareon Is Uber...

Not really, but wouldn't that be cool?
Like My Father said: If you want to hide something, put it out in the open. ~Venture Brothers
  1. Boards
  2. Pokemon X
  3. Why is Jolteon OU but Raikou UU?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived