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User Info: _Taidow_

4 years ago#1

There are already a lot of moves, Pokemon, and abilities that could be used by them.

Existing Pokemon:
Normal/Flying > Sound/Flying

Normal > Normal/Sound

Bug > Bug/Sound

Normal > Normal/Sound

Normal/Psychic > Normal/Sound

Bronzor > Bronzong
Steel > Steel/Sound

Psychic > Sound

Existing Moves
All changed to Sound-type.

Echoed Voice
Heal Bell
Hyper Voice
Perish Song
Relic Song

New Moves
Sound Wave - (Status) Protection against Status Moves for one turn. Same priority as Protect, Wide Guard, Quick Guard, and Detect.

High Note - (Special) User sends out a high screech that may cause the opponent to flinch.

Quaver Slash - (Physical) User summons an eighth note and slashes the opponent with it. Has a high critical hit ratio.

Abilities could include the existing Soundproof and new ones like Amplifier (like Overgrow, Blaze, Torrent, and Swarm) and Harmonize (Which increases the Sp. Attack of the Pokemon if paired with another Pokemon with Harmonize, like Plus and Minus)

Type chart.

Super-effective against:
Water (Sound travels faster in Water)
Steel (Can tavel through metals like Steel)
Dragon (reptiles are sensitive to high/low sounds?)

Not-very-effective against:
Psychic (learn to meditate and block any distractions)
Sound (Sound waves stop other sound waves)
Ice (Snow absorbs sound and Ice could reflect it back?)

Weak to: Electric (Electrical waves could disrupt sound waves?)
Rock (Rocks travel right through the waves?)
Psychic (Can manipulate the sound waves?)

Resistant to:
Sound (Sound waves stop other sound waves)

I'm not sure how to work that part.
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User Info: Lexifox

4 years ago#2
I'm not sure I'd be accepting of a new type purely because the new type would be disproportionately small unless there was a sufficiently large retcon of existing Pokemon, or a considerably large number of the new Pokemon would have to conveniently belong to that type.
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User Info: Arne83

4 years ago#3
No. Sound is a horrible idea for a type.
Let's just pretend this says something witty.

User Info: Kitschgardener

4 years ago#4
From: Arne83 | #003
No. Sound is a horrible idea for a type.

User Info: LightningHawk90

4 years ago#5
Arne83 posted...
No. Sound is a horrible idea for a type.
Hi. I'm RageKaiser. I'm here to ruin your unfunny topics.

User Info: gren-aid

4 years ago#6
I don't see any need for a new type, but it's a much better idea than Light type. It needs more resistances, though. And I'd make Meloetta Sound/Psychic and Sound/Fighting.

User Info: Chrono_Syndrome

4 years ago#7
Arne83 posted...
No. Sound is a horrible idea for a type.

Still times better than Bug. And noone of you stopped GF from adding Bug. No. Friggin' One.

User Info: superM3

4 years ago#8
and people would choose sound wave over protect for...what reason exactly? lol

awful thread/10
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User Info: nightblade_hawk

4 years ago#9
I want a Fairy Type cause it sounds so ridiculous.

User Info: CharizardFire

4 years ago#10
From: Kitschgardener | #004
From: Arne83 | #003
No. Sound is a horrible idea for a type.

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