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DrainDeimos
3 years ago#1
What is the worst Pokemon move in the entire series? (Not counting Splash) - Results (280 votes)
Constrict
13.57% (38 votes)
38
Kinesis
4.64% (13 votes)
13
Teleport
10% (28 votes)
28
Barrage
2.86% (8 votes)
8
Present
10% (28 votes)
28
Mud Sport
15% (42 votes)
42
Water Sport
5.71% (16 votes)
16
Quash
6.43% (18 votes)
18
Synchronoise
21.79% (61 votes)
61
Other
10% (28 votes)
28
This poll is now closed.
What do you think is the worst Pokemon move in the entire series. Now, before you say Splash, be aware that this move was designed to be useless. I am looking for moves that are suppose to have a function, but either fail miserably or are completely outclassed by other moves.

The moves I placed into the poll are moves that people have generally considered to be among the worst moves in the series. Of course, there is an Other option if you don't agree with any of the choices.

Personally, I feel that Sychronoise is the worst move in the series. Every generation the designers feel the need to make a gimmicky move. Well, this move is too situational and not to mention that it only works when the user is the same type as the opponent. So why waste your time with this move when you can use another Psychic-type move that it is not so restricted?
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Decon082
3 years ago#2
Is another one of these massive brackets going to happen for this? I remember the last one like it was just yesterday, lol.
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User Info: FierceDeity1026

FierceDeity1026
3 years ago#3
I'm gonna go with Defog only because it was an HM and the description for the move is dumb.

User Info: DrainDeimos

DrainDeimos
3 years ago#4
Decon082 posted...
Is another one of these massive brackets going to happen for this? I remember the last one like it was just yesterday, lol.


I remember that also and do kind of miss doing that lol. But this was one of a simple poll though rather than an idea for a tournament. Although it would've made life easier back then if polls were around when making that tournament.

And yeah, Defog is pretty lame. It is like a poor man's Flash and not to mention they removed it as an HM one generation later. Although it does remove Light Screen/Reflect from the battlefield. But it also can remove your Spikes on the opponent side... -_-
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The_Sol_Blader
3 years ago#5
Other: Splash
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User Info: Arctimon

Arctimon
3 years ago#6
Barrage, definitely. Only known by one family, not very powerful, and it doesn't even have 100% accuracy.

At least the other moves have some usefulness to them.
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iKhanic
3 years ago#7
Whats wrong with Barrage?
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javel34
3 years ago#8
The sport moves weaking types that you already have an advantage against seems pointless.
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User Info: DrainDeimos

DrainDeimos
3 years ago#9
iKhanic posted...
Whats wrong with Barrage?


1.) Only learned by the Exeggutor line.
2.) The move deals Normal-type damage, so they don't get STAB on it.
3.) The move also deals Physical damage, when Exeggutor specializes in Special damage.
4.) It doesn't even have 100% accuracy for such an exclusive move.

I say that Barrage is the third worst move after Kinesis and Synchronoise...
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User Info: pokemonfreak97

pokemonfreak97
3 years ago#10
iKhanic posted...
Whats wrong with Barrage?


It is a weak, multi-hit move only learned by a family that doesn't need a multi-hit move and doesn't get STAB.
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