Generally Iron Barbs isn't a nuisance. If the only way for people to eliminate Ferrothorn is to use a physical Fire move, an ability such as that wouldn't hinder people from making that decision.
And FYI, most Ferrothorn will hold Leftovers, not Rocky Helmet.
And generally, if you feel you...
To all people out there that still cling on to the hope that Charizard/Gyarados/Serperior will have a change in type:
They will never be Dragon types. In fact, no Pokemon will ever change types. The only Pokemon that has done so is Magnemite/Magneton, and that was only an additional type that...
Speaking of theme teams, I've always believed Lucario, Bisharp, Scrafty and Mienshao should be on a team together.
Lucario = Steel / Fighting
Mienfoo = Pure Fighting + Aura Sphere
Bisharp = Dark (opposite of Fighting) / Steel
Scrafty = Fighting / Dark (opposite of Fighting)
I had that thought too, but I'm not really a Litwick / Darumaka fan so Heatmor was next best. I'd trade after the 1st gym if you can, but if you don't I'm sure it'll be worth the wait. Not many people use Heatmor. :>
To RNGers: Stop your trolling, and stop acting like your Pokemon are 'superior' in value. They may be superior competitively, but not everyone cares about that.
To traditional hunters: This is a place to show off and potentially brag about your newly caught shinies. Of course, RNGers will...