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User Info: R_and_C_4ever

R_and_C_4ever
3 years ago#1
Now im neither for nor against the possibility of a new type, however i just don't understand how trading Pokemon from older games would work? Could someone explain it to me because at the minute there appears to be a massive loop hole with the idea of trading Pokemon form older games with the addition of a new type.
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User Info: Davidk92

Davidk92
3 years ago#2
Ask someone who traded between RBY and GSC.
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User Info: Gsus_94

Gsus_94
3 years ago#3
Well, it happened from gen 1 to gen 2. Dark and steel were added as types. Magnemite was only electric in gen 1 and when you transfer him or magneton over to gen 2, he becomes a steel type automatically.
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User Info: Haku125

Haku125
3 years ago#4
Since when do you trade with past generations? You have poke transfers but that's it. And they seemed to make it work for RG and GSC
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User Info: Balamb00

Balamb00
3 years ago#5
You just won't be able to bring them along in the trade room. But since that's changed it'll probably be similar to Gen 4 to Gen 5 anyhow.

Also and this...


Gsus_94 posted...
Well, it happened from gen 1 to gen 2. Dark and steel were added as types. Magnemite was only electric in gen 1 and when you transfer him or magneton over to gen 2, he becomes a steel type automatically.

User Info: Bountyan

Bountyan
3 years ago#6
You could trade between gen 1 and 2 just fine. I don't see the problem.
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User Info: zurcn

zurcn
3 years ago#7
lets say you have a clefary, and lets say it gains fairy type

5th gen game knows a clefary is normal type, every clefary is normal type the pokemon data does not need to tell the game the clefary is normal type, therefore information about what type the pokemon is does not need to be stored with the pokemon's data

you transfer it to 6th gen

6th gen game knows a clefary is normal/fairy, every clefary is normal fairy, the pokemon's data does not need to tell the game that a clefary is normal/fairy

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back to you:
how does the game deal with a sacred sword keldeo if you transfer from b2w2 to bw?
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