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A Triple Fighting Chance! (536)

Discussion in 'Pokémon - Diamond & Pearl Battle Dimension' started by Serebii, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. Serebii

    Serebii And, as if by magic, the webmaster appeared... Staff Member Admin

    Veilstone Gym! Lucario VS Buizel!

    After re-gaining her confidence in a battle with Dawn, Maylene accepts Ash's gym battle challenge. In a fierce 3 on 3 fight, Ash faces a tough challenge indeed. With Maylene using Machoke, Meditite and Lucario and Ash using Staravia, Chimchar & Buizel, things are going to get tougher before they get easier. Will Ash finally win his 3rd Sinnoh Badge?

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  2. Lucario At Service

    Lucario At Service Calm Trainer

    Saw the pics on the japanese site. It seems that Buizel used Water Pulse somehow on its own during the battle because i didn't see any pic which indicated that Buizel learned that before the gym battle & also that the episode seems to have started with the beginning of the gym battle. Also it seems that when Ash was having his there was a cloudy whether outside & during the fight between Lucario & Buizel the roof of the gym got destroyed some how & after sometime rain started to fall which we have seen on the preview.
    As for how the gym battle went, i was not able to understand from those pics (because the person who posted those pic is a big fan of Maylene & most of the pics posted there are of Maylene's from the episode). What i saw & understood from the pics is like this,

    Machoke fought Staravia - Staravia won
    Meditite fought Chimchar - I think Chimchar was withdrawn
    Meditite fought Staravia - Staravia won with Brave Bird
    Lucario fought Buizel - Buizel won

    It would be nice if someone who saw the episode to clarify this.

    Also we had a bit of Croagunk & Team Rocket interaction like we had during Ash's first gym battle (during Ash's rematch) & i think Croagunk blasted them off.

    And for those who don't believe Buizel learning Water Pulse here is a pic,
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2008
  3. An00bis

    An00bis Wicked Witch

    The other thread was closed just as I was posting in it. Hah.

    Staravia did incredibly well for once. It's not done just yet, I see.

    Buizel DEM'd his way to victory leading me to wonder if anyone will be able to beat Lucario without resorting to something that could be considered cheap. Even Paul set Lucario up for a stronger attack by trapping it with Fire Spin first.

    Rain = Swift Swim ... for all the good that it does. It could put Lucario at a disadvantage if the floor was wet. They might even showcase tripping from Brawl. *shot*

    Edit: I forgot to mention Chimchar, which says how much I feel about him being here in general. Seems like he was shafted regardless of whether it was a withdraw or KO. As a future fighting type, and Paul's former Pokemon, I thought it would've done well here.
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2008
  4. Lucario At Service

    Lucario At Service Calm Trainer

    Sorry it is not allowed to post the url or direct pics from that site & i also can't say why.

    Same here, thats why i posted the same thing here which i posted there.

    Edit:- Thought that i will also post some pics of Croagunk in the episode,
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2008
  5. ShinyCharyZard

    ShinyCharyZard Honesty=Infractions

    man, i am so annoyed, i cant find the episode pictures anywhere...
  6. An00bis

    An00bis Wicked Witch

    I don't even want to know what Croagunk can possibly be doing in the first picture.
  7. Serebii

    Serebii And, as if by magic, the webmaster appeared... Staff Member Admin

    The episode JUST aired. Jesus H Christ. Be patient
  8. ShinyCharyZard

    ShinyCharyZard Honesty=Infractions

    lol, i know, i'm just searching everywhere trying to find the japanese site...
  9. Jonouchi

    Jonouchi Chibi-cario

    Dogasu claimed that the Lucario and Buizel match was a draw, which obviously caused the battle to be a tie.

    But Maylene gave him the badge anyway.
  10. cookieboy13

    cookieboy13 Well-Known Member

    The second picture is similar to a scene in the battle with Roark and Ash...
  11. An00bis

    An00bis Wicked Witch

    I wonder if Lucario got angry. I wouldn't think he'd approve of this.
  12. ShadowDragon16

    ShadowDragon16 Well-Known Member

    It wasn't a tie, even if the match was a draw between lucario an Buizel Ash still had Chimchar and Staravia in Backup so he still won fairly.
  13. cassius335

    cassius335 Aura Trainer

    I quite like that, personally. It's the job of the Gym Leader to test, the trainer and in the event of a tie it's up to the Gym Leaer whether or not the trainer has done enough to pass.
  14. cookieboy13

    cookieboy13 Well-Known Member

    Did Ash's Staravia learn Brave Bird all by it's self? I'm just curious.
  15. Magician_Ruwla

    Magician_Ruwla Well-Known Member

    Since the other thread is closed, I'd like to know the exact match ups in this Gym Battle..
  16. Not really, because from what I read, Chimchar and Staravia didn't faint at all. Wow, Maylene really does suck.
  17. An00bis

    An00bis Wicked Witch

    Read the first post:

    Machoke fought Staravia - Staravia won
    Meditite fought Chimchar - I think Chimchar was withdrawn
    Meditite fought Staravia - Staravia won with Brave Bird
    Lucario fought Buizel - Buizel won


    She should give her Lucario to Ash. He do much better-er.
  18. Magician_Ruwla

    Magician_Ruwla Well-Known Member

    I've read that.. but it says.. "I think Chimchar was withdrawn", but I need to know it for sure
  19. quil-hunter

    quil-hunter Ultimate Ranger

    So does Ash win the match or is it a draw? If Ash win can someone post the picture.
  20. An00bis

    An00bis Wicked Witch

    Other posts seem to confirm that Chimchar was withdrawn.

    It's been a while since I've seen people this antsy.

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