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∆˚The Greenery ≈ Fanclub˚∆

Discussion in 'Clubs' started by Mr. E Goods, Oct 23, 2010.

  1. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    [​IMG]http://i52.*******.com/11ug3uq.jpg[​IMG]


    In this club we talk about all the amazing bug and grass Pokemon! Talk about their designs, moves, appearances in the anime, the gym leaders and Elite Four members who specialise in grass and bug types and about how they relate to the real world. I might one day hold activities like drawing competitions and Wi-Fi Battles, I'll have to see how things in this club go first.

    [​IMG]Rules:[​IMG]
    ~ALL of Serebii's rule apply as always. (click the Rule Breakers pic at the top of the page.)
    ~If you double post please delete one of the posts with the EDIT option.
    ~Use the appropriate form to join the club
    ~Don't ask to be the Co-Owner, I will decide in my own time who they will be.
    ~If you dont visit here for two weeks (without warning or an excuse) you ranking will drop.
    ~Anyone may post a topic anytime.
    ~You may progress up one ranking list, depending if you are a bug lover or a grass lover, and I will place you underneath the member heading with your appropriate icon next to you name. I may change from ranking to claims if we get a lot of members to vote.
    ~I am in charge of the club, but that doesn't mean I get special bonuses, we will decide on all the events together through topics and votes.
    ~To sign up: Just say why you want to sign up, do you like bug types of grass types better (which ranking section you want to progress up), and your favourite bug and grass pokemon. And say "Wormadam" anywhere in your post to prove you read the rules!
    ~No one lining (this means post more than one sentence and more than 1 and a half lines of writing. This stops spam).
    ~You must have more than 20 posts in the forums
    ~Have fun and don't be shy to ask me questions!


    [​IMG]Members:[​IMG]

    [​IMG]OWNER~ Goods
    [​IMG]Co-Owner~ EzzPeon
    [​IMG]Co-Owner~ Romanticide
    [​IMG]RoseSymphony
    [​IMG]Corroded Arceus
    [​IMG]wcailum
    [​IMG]Zozo1999
    [​IMG]pokegirlforever

    [​IMG]Ranks:[​IMG]
    [​IMG]BUG LOVERS[​IMG]
    Master rank (any bug/grass Pokemon you wish to have, pokemon can't be picked by more than one person.)
    Urugumosu rank (100 posts, 20 topics)
    Iwaparesu Rank (80 posts, 16 topics)
    Vespiquen Rank (70 posts, 15 topics)
    Venemoth Rank ( 65 posts, 13 topics)
    Aiato rank (60 posts, 10 topics)
    Shuckle Rank(50 posts, 7 topics)
    Shedninja Rank (40 posts, 6 topics)
    Araidos rank (35 posts, 5 topics)
    Masquerain Rank (30 posts, 4 topics)
    Hahakomori rank (25 posts, 2 topics)
    Bachuru Rank (20 posts)
    Ledyba Rank (15 posts, 1 topic)
    Kriketot Rank (10 posts)
    Burmy rank (start)

    [​IMG]GRASS LOVERS[​IMG]
    Master Rank (any bug/grass Pokemon you wish to have, pokemon cant be picked by more than one person.)
    Cherrim Rank (100 posts, 20 topics)
    Nattori Rank (80 posts, 16 topics)
    Leafeon Rank (70 posts, 15 topics)
    Doreida Rank ( 65 posts, 13 topics)
    Tropius Rank (60 posts, 10 topics)
    Bellossom Rank (50 posts,7 topics)
    Erufuun Rank (40 posts, 6 topics)
    Cacturn Rank (35 posts, 5 topics)
    Roselia Rank (30 posts, 4 topics)
    Sunflora Rank (25 posts, 2 topics)
    Tangela Rank (20 posts)
    Yanappu Rank (15 posts, 1 topic)
    Cherubi Rank (10 posts)
    Churine Rank (Start)

    [​IMG]Events:[​IMG]
    None Yet. Voting for the club mascot and if we should have claims or rankings may take place, as well as Mono Challenges, art comps, battling, and hopefully heaps of fun discussion!


    [​IMG]Art Work~[​IMG]
    http://i52.*******.com/11ug3uq.jpg By EzzPeon
    http://i55.*******.com/4faso.jpg By Ezz Peon
    http://i54.*******.com/2j1ltu1.png By leilukin
    [​IMG] By Sleeping Celebii
    http://i56.*******.com/2lxwmtz.png By Zozo1999
    http://i56.*******.com/10ygis2.png By EzzPeon
    [​IMG] By pokegirlforever

    [\You must give credit when using these artworks/]


    [​IMG]Topics:[​IMG]
    If you had one choice at a grass and bug pokemon to be your only companions in the human world, which would you choose?
    What Grass/Bug types do you seem to perform well with in battle?
    What are your 3 favourite grass/bug Pokémon? And why?


    [​IMG]Black and White Name Index[​IMG]
    http://i54.*******.com/espzio.png
    Credit to Ezz Peon for this amazing list!
     
    Last edited: Feb 24, 2011
  2. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Bumpidie bump

    Thank you Sweet May of approving this yesterday~
     
  3. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    First one to sign up? 8D

    Loves mah Grass-types. I love Doredia, Roserade, and Bellossom the best, but I love a lot of others too, like Erufuun, Vileplume, and Cherrim. Wormadam is cute too. <3

    I'm also the Grass Gym Leader of one of the Leagues here, so not only do I like them, I can utilize them proficiently in battle. :3
     
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2010
  4. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Ahh all the images disappeared! I will have to fix that later.

    Welcome RoseSympthony, lovely name by the way. I am guessing you want to go up the grass ranking list.

    Being a grass leader is impressive, considering very few would be considered worthwile in compedative battling. Lucky in Gen 5 they are relatively stronger than in previous games. Erufuun, Doreida and Roserade are some of the dominants.
     
  5. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    Actually, quite a few of them can be viable when used correctly. While Grass might not be the best attacking type, Pokemon like Sceptile and Shaymin get great movepools and are capable of doing heavy damage as sweepers. Mostly, however, Grass tends to be a more defensive type, resisting common types like Water and Ground, as well as having some great defensive Pokemon like Celebi and Cradily (in Sandstorm, of course). Then of course some Grass types just get by with brute strength, like Breloom.

    As far as 5th gen is concerned, Grass-types will most likely be put on the map with the addition of Nattorei and Erufuun. Doredia might not get as much attention, but since it is one of the few decent Pokes to get Butterfly Dance I am interested to see where the metagame takes it. :3

    EDIT: I adore the banner, so I'm stealing it. :3 I'm assuming that's okay considering it looks to be a club advertising banner?
     
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2010
  6. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Well your the expert, hopefully I can learn a lot off you about grass types in terms of battling XD I think Doreida's downfall though is the fact that she is pure grass and almost all her moves are grass as well, so there isn't much variety there.

    Oh the images are back, they must disappear when Veekun is down.

    And the banner thingy is fine, I need some more I think :p But you need to give credit to leilukin as I have in my sig, as she made the banner.
     
  7. EzzPeon

    EzzPeon just a passerby

    WORMADAM ;)

    I would like to join <3
    bug grass ^.^
    It is obvious that I like Roserade.
    And I like..
    ~ Churine
    ~ Doredia
    ~ Cherubi
    ~ Erufuun
    ~ Leafeon
    etc :D

    haha :)
     
  8. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    Own Tempo and the power increase of Petal Dance is interesting tho.

    And okay.

    And just to point out a correction: My name is RoseSymphony, not RoseSymthony.
     
  9. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Accepted and welcome.

    Sorry Rose, fixed the error.

    Topic time:

    If you had one choice at a grass and bug pokemon to be your only companions in the human world, which would you choose?

    I would choose a Tsutarja for the grass, as Jalorda is now my favourite grass type. It reminds me of that Madusa in Clash of the Titans which was epic win, and I would love to ride a Jalorda XD

    As for bug, I would choose to start with[​IMG] Whose evo, Iwaperasu is my favourite bug type pokemon. He just looks really funny/cool having a huge square rock on its back as a shell. He is a unique pokemon in terms of design, and is a much better replacement of Pasasect.
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2010
  10. EzzPeon

    EzzPeon just a passerby

    For grass, I would choose Budew/Roselia/Roserade. what a surprise
    For bug, I would choose for Kurumiru, that evolves to
    [​IMG] that evolves to[​IMG]

    Come on people, join!

    Edit; I made a banner for the club, but it is actually just some sprites put together o_O
    but anyways, here it is:

    http://i52.*******.com/11ug3uq.png

    And I don't say we must use it or something I just wanted to show it, hope it's okay ;)
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2010
  11. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Aww thank you Ezz, I will use it as the from page banner of the club :3

    I love Roserade too. It used to be my favourite pokemon :D

    Any way added an art section to the front page. XD
     
  12. EzzPeon

    EzzPeon just a passerby

    Yay, thanks :D
    I also made a userbar :3

    http://i52.*******.com/oqxb4p.jpg
     
    Last edited: Nov 23, 2010
  13. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    Well, for my Grass-type companion, I would definitely choose [​IMG].

    For a Bug-type, it would have to be [​IMG].

    I chose Doredia because of her pure beauty. I love the way how her attacks are based off of dancing and her princess-like factor is too great to pass up.

    I chose Shubarugo because of two reasons: 1) you cannot ignore the awesomeness of a jousting bug, and 2) I'm a sucker for medieval references.

    Well, since it seems that topic is somewhat over, considering everyone has given their answers. Now, let me introduce one. As I have mentioned before in earlier posts, I have been able to use Grass-types with good success in battles against the typical, run-of-the-mill OU team. My question of you is what Grass/Bug types do you seem to perform well with in battle? Now, preferably I'd like to avoid the typical 'Celebi' and 'Scizor' answers. For example, I have found that Sceptile is an exceptional Pokemon in today's metagame, considering it has a blistering Speed stat that can outspeed the fastest of the tier, like Starmie. It also has a great special movepool. Bug-type wise, even though Scizor is a good Pokemon, I believe that Shuckle will be a force to be reckoned with in this upcoming generation. It already has incredible defenses, but unfortunately it is hampered by its nonexistant Attack and HP stats. However, the 5th gen has compensated for this with a move called Power Share, which averages both Attack stats of Shuckle and it's opponent, practically halving the opponents Attack stats and powering up yours.

    Hope that was a good topic starter for you guys, and got you to think about the capabilities of Grass and Bug-types in today's everchanging metagame.
     
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2010
  14. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    Ooh thankyou :) It looks great~

    What Grass/Bug types do you seem to perform well with in battle?

    Though I know hardly anything about competitive battling, Leafeon is pretty useful, as a starting pokemon. EV it in Defence and... Hp maybe and Sword Dance , then Baton Pass to a [​IMG] and X-Scissor, Iron Head or Giga Impact your foe dead, with its massive attack.

    So yeah, Leafeon, Roserade, shubarugo, Ulgamoth, Doredia, Forretress, Yanmega and Scizor are a few power house pokemon.

    As the gens progressed the bug and Grass pokemon got a little stronger, as in gen one the bug pokemon failed epically, with the grass not doing so well in gen 2, in terms of battling. I am glad to see some real power houses starting to show up in these two generally UU types. I am just sad to see so many like Butterfree, Beedril, Vespiquen, Wormadam, Sunflora, Cherrim, Carnivine and Jumpluff go unused in competitive gameplay, and in-game mostly as well );
     
  15. EzzPeon

    EzzPeon just a passerby

    http://i52.*******.com/2gsq1yh.png
    ^
    I don't know much about stats and stuff. But the four above are the best ones I used in my games.

    Of course there are more. And they keep gettin' better every generation. I never played Black and White so I don't know much about how they are in battles.
     
  16. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    lol. So it seems I'm sort of the battle correspondent here at the Greenery Club.

    Responding to Ezz's pic...

    Heracross has declined since it's drop from OU to UU, but it still is pretty powerful.

    Breloom is a beast. 100% accurate Spore + godly Attack = best Grass physical attacker in the game.

    Roserade is good as a lead. Her usage has declined, however, since the spike of Machamp leads. But she's definitely the best Toxic Spiker lead out there.

    Yanmega is okay, I s'pose. Tinted Lens is helpful. Even so, you don't see it too often.
     
  17. EzzPeon

    EzzPeon just a passerby

    I guess it's time for a new topic:

    What are your 3 favourite grass/bug Pokémon? And why?
    It can be for any reason, looks or stats.

    I will post mine soon.
     
    Last edited: Nov 26, 2010
  18. Mr. E Goods

    Mr. E Goods Gone for good

    That you are ;)

    What are your 3 favourite grass/bug Pokémon? And why?
    Venasaur, Jalorda, Cherrim. Because Venasaur is a tank, and I love its design. For the first grass starter I think it looks the best out of all of them. And it evolves from a cute Bulbasuar. Jalorda... Well I have already given my reasons in an earlier post XD
    Cherrim (sunny) because... It is just really cute and I love it in the anime. Cherrim is really agile and pretty.

    For the bugs. Kurumayu (green guy in my sig) Because I took a liking to him recently. He looks really sad and impatient to turn into a beautiful Hahakomori.
    Shuckle because it is so timid and cute as well. I just want one in real life XD In Gold and Silver, you get given a pet shuckle, and you are meant to return it to the owner. I never do.
    Iwapeasu because of reasons already stated earlier.


    We need some more people to join ;O; More users must love grass or bu types!
     
    Last edited: Nov 26, 2010
  19. RoseSymphony

    RoseSymphony Cloud Princess

    Grass - Doredia, Bellossom, Roserade

    Doredia - It's a flower princess! I nearly cried for joy when I saw it. ;A;
    Bellossom - I like it's dancing. Bell-Bell-looo-som!!
    Roserade - I liek rosez.

    Bug - Butterfree, Beautifly, Shubarugo

    Butterfree/Beautifly - They're cute little butterflies! What's not to like about them? :D
    Shubarugo - Reasonings expained earlier.

    Also, pardon the traitorous signature. :p
     
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2010
  20. Corroded Arceus

    Corroded Arceus Shiny Hunter

    Wormadam!

    Hi there, I'm quite the fan of Bug types. Grass types not so much, but still.

    My favourite would have to be Urgamoth, because it has quite the pretty design, in both normal and shiny form. It is also fairly strong.
     

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