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User Info: NeonDragon9000

NeonDragon9000
4 years ago#1
If it's true, I was expecting at least one to have been made available in the demo.

How do you think they'll play out? Some have suggested a rather simple solution, that a move will be typed as one thing ("Fire Punch" being Fire-type, obviously), but actually doing damage of another type (say, Fighting-type.)
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User Info: TranquilSea

TranquilSea
4 years ago#2
I'm guessing it's just a gimmick (i.e. there's just a few dual type moves), so it not getting emphasis yet is understandable.
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User Info: Gold Ursaring

Gold Ursaring
4 years ago#3
So STAB from one type but damage from another?

My own guess is it would be something like Double Kick, where it hits twice with two types.

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Missingno_Mastr
4 years ago#4
We also have yet to hear about Espurr or Meowstick, or getting Kanto starters, or Mewtwo's other forme.
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NeonDragon9000
4 years ago#5
Gold Ursaring posted...
So STAB from one type but damage from another?

My own guess is it would be something like Double Kick, where it hits twice with two types.


Yeah, that's a possibility, too.

I feel like moves such as Psystrike, which used Sp. Attack but calculated damage based on Defense was sort of a "test bed" for dual-type moves, also. Or things like "Scald," which cause status effects not normally associated with the attacking type.
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biohazard151
4 years ago#6
My guess?
They dont exist; part of the pokebeach leaks were apparently not true, false claims mixed in with the rest to divert heat away from the leaker.

Dual types i dont think exist at all. Would be cool if they do.
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Meta289
4 years ago#7
Missingno_Mastr posted...
We also have yet to hear about Espurr or Meowstick, or getting Kanto starters, or Mewtwo's other forme.


Considering that Mewtwo's new form was just a Mega evolution, I'm doubting the existence of another form for Mewtwo. I don't think that they would give Mewtwo both a Mega evolution and an alternate form, or two Mega evolutions.
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TranquilSea
4 years ago#8
Mega Mew may have been mistaken as Mewtwo forme #2.
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fahademon
4 years ago#9
Meta289 posted...
Missingno_Mastr posted...
We also have yet to hear about Espurr or Meowstick, or getting Kanto starters, or Mewtwo's other forme.


Considering that Mewtwo's new form was just a Mega evolution, I'm doubting the existence of another form for Mewtwo. I don't think that they would give Mewtwo both a Mega evolution and an alternate form, or two Mega evolutions.


It could have been a megaevo for Mew,which may look as if its a form.
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Missingno_Mastr
4 years ago#10
TranquilSea posted...
Mega Mew may have been mistaken as Mewtwo forme #2.

This could very well be true. The leak did state that the other form bore a resemblance to Mew...
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