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User Info: jEr3mY

jEr3mY
3 years ago#1
Why do I suck at using it.... I seriously cannot get a chain of more than 2-3....

Any tips on actually getting this thing to work???

They patches DON'T shake differently.. they're all the same!!!
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jEr3mY
3 years ago#2
BUMP!!!!
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User Info: JJCTroy

JJCTroy
3 years ago#3
jEr3mY posted...

They patches DON'T shake differently.. they're all the same!!!


That's your problem.

There are 3 types of patches:

The type that hardly shakes that has no pokemon.
The type that shakes a little bit that has a certain number of species.
The type that shakes a lot that has a different species from the former.

User Info: FizzyFloat

FizzyFloat
3 years ago#4
The pokéradar doesn't suck, you suck at using it.
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User Info: kazooie959

kazooie959
3 years ago#5
ITT Luck using the Pokeradar = being bad at using the pokeradar

I feel you TC I hate the damn thing cause I always have such ****** luck using it...
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User Info: Zetsuei_8823

Zetsuei_8823
3 years ago#6
http://yellowfur.tumblr.com/post/64774138413/shiny-hunting-guide-1-since-so-muc-people-asked

I use this a good reference for using the Radar. Hasn't netted me any shinies yet [mostly because I've been busy trying to hatch for one I can't get in grass], but it has helped me improve my chains.
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User Info: Synchr0nicity

Synchr0nicity
3 years ago#7
kazooie959 posted...
ITT Luck using the Pokeradar = being bad at using the pokeradar

I feel you TC I hate the damn thing cause I always have such ****** luck using it...


ITP: not being able to pass a chain of 3 = automatically unlucky

I'm sorry, but if you really can't get passed a chain that is as little as 3, then it's obviously your fault, not the radar's.
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User Info: shadowenclave47

shadowenclave47
3 years ago#8
No matter how many times someone explains this i will still never understand it.
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User Info: JMHgamer

JMHgamer
3 years ago#9
What's poke radar?
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User Info: sonofkorol

sonofkorol
3 years ago#10
JJCTroy posted...
jEr3mY posted...

They patches DON'T shake differently.. they're all the same!!!


That's your problem.

There are 3 types of patches:

The type that hardly shakes that has no pokemon.
The type that shakes a little bit that has a certain number of species.
The type that shakes a lot that has a different species from the former.


pretty sure you're wrong. when you start chaining you have to pay attention to the shake of the grass before you run into a pokemon. If it's the pokemon you are looking for, remember the shake and look for that shake in the future. So let's say you're hunting for Farfetch'd. The first patch of grass you run into is the slow crappy shake, but it's a Farfetch'd. Now you need to look for the slow crappy shaking grass to continue the chain, not the vigorously shaking grass.
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