Re: Official Pokemon Discussion Thread!
Originally Posted by nevereveragainu
the battles in the anime are more like a fighting game than a turn based RPG so you'd expect that to be priority number one when innovating the pokemon games
The anime also brought us gems like Roarks Geodude having 5 moves and a Pikachu taking down an Onix with Thundershock thanks to a Sprinkler System in a Rock Type gym...
do you need an HM slave to get through platinum; like in the first 3 gen games?
Yeah, you do. I'd suggest Bibarel as you best option for it. (Learns Waterfall, Surf, Strength & Rock Smash)