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Which parts of Gen I would you consider early installment weirdness?

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3 years ago#11
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3 years ago#12
tiomasta posted...
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3 years ago#13
From: jEr3mY | #008
i actually liked the idea of "rare" pokemon back then..... now rare Pokemon doesn't exist, thanks to breeding and Action Replay....

Can we please talk about how dumb this post is?
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3 years ago#14
Mostly everything.
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3 years ago#15
The sprites.
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3 years ago#16
--> Mew giving birth
--> Cubone
-->Kangaskhan
--> Real animals/places being mentioned
--> Lavender Town
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3 years ago#17
The special stat, obviously, but for things that other people haven't mentioned, there's the fact that so many pokemon were poison type. Unforgettable HM's were stupid too and were obviously something that would get changed in future editions, but not especially wierd.
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Meltemi_Rafala
3 years ago#18
Species as gender. Specifically, the listing of NidoranF and Nidoran M as separate species, since gender wasn't implemented until Gen2.

No shinies.

D_Bart posted...
--> Real animals/places being mentioned
--> Lavender Town

These two, too. Ah, yes, there's the Silph scope as well. You don't get a lot of ghosts acting like Gen1 ghosts did anymore.
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3 years ago#19
-hotdogturtle-- posted...
From: jEr3mY | #008
i actually liked the idea of "rare" pokemon back then..... now rare Pokemon doesn't exist, thanks to breeding and Action Replay....

Can we please talk about how dumb this post is?


Haha

I'm pretty sure cheating was actively encouraged in the days of gen1.
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Zabuzadono
3 years ago#20
jEr3mY posted...
Halfbakedharry posted...
Lavender town, kangaskhan baby shenanigans, certain safari zone pokemon being near unobtainable.


i actually liked the idea of "rare" pokemon back then..... now rare Pokemon doesn't exist, thanks to breeding and Action Replay....


The best thing I found back then was a way to catch the Safari Zone pokes in regular pokeballs - altering the Missingno trick to catch Scyther, Tauros and Chansey with my Masterballs...

The early installment weirdness I found was any poison type being able to pwn grass/poisons due to them always trying to Poisonpowder your poke
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