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Bug-Type Pokemon Club!

Discussion in 'Clubs' started by Yveltal96, Jun 27, 2013.

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  1. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    Hello Everyone and Welcome to the Bug-Type Pokémon Club!
    Header made by FairyWitch

    In this club we discuss bug-related competitive battling, fan art, fan fictions, the anime, and host tournaments! Think of this as a Bug lovers community where you can discuss current Pokemon and speculate on new ideas for new Bug-type Pokemon and Gym Leaders for the future!

    Attention: Please read the rules before posting thank you.

    Feel free to contact any of us if you have any questions.

    -Yveltal96 (Owner)
    -BAP Blackjack (Co-Owner)

    -All SPPF rules apply
    -You have to be a member to discuss
    -If you don't like Bug Pokémon, then don't join
    -No one liner posts (read sticky before posting---->http://www.serebiiforums.com/showthread.php?591994-One-liners-are-not-allowed!)
    -Try to stay on topic and do not spam, swear, or troll
    -Use HTML code form to sign up
    -Any breaking of these rules will result in a strike (hopefully it won’t come to that because we are all responsible)
    -To participate in a club tournament read the rules first then use the HTML code application
    -And please enjoy! :)

    -1st Strike: Warning
    -2nd Strike: Second Warning
    -3rd Strike: 48 Hours Ban
    -4th Strike: 3 Days Ban
    -5th Strike: Week Ban
    -6th Strike: Month Ban
    -7th Strike: Permanent Ban

    None so far!

    [B]Favorite Thing About Bug Types[/B]:
    [B]PO, PS, or WiFi?[/B]
    [B]PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC[/B]:
    Any Tournament requires this sign up form to participate
    you must be a member to participate

    [B]Tournament Name[/B]: 
    [B]PS, PO, or WiFi name/FC (depends on tourney rules)[/B]:
    [B]Time Zone[/B]:

    ~None Yet

    What are your favorite Bug-Type moves?
    Who is your favorite Bug Trainer?
    What is your favorite secondary typing for a Bug-type?
    Do you see any new Bug moves in gen 6?
    Which region do you think has the best Bug types? The worst?
    What type of Bug moves would you like to see?

    1) Yveltal96 (Owner)
    2) BAP Blackjack (Co-Owner)
    3) BugPokemonMaster316 (Member)
    4) dirkac (Member)
    5) ThousandDragon (Member)
    6) Apocalylpse Lucario (Member)
    7) Cyrius (Member)
    8) xerneas96 (Member)
    9) Redphienix (Member)
    10) Shadow1624 (Member)
    11) FairyWitch (Member)
    12) Retro-Chaos X (Member)
    13) R2J (Member)
    14) RussellW. (Member)
    15) silverhusky99 (Member)
    16) Volts (Member)
    17) EnderDraconian7799 (Member)
    18) Celestial Moth (Member)
    19) AranElessedil (Member)


    These are all Bug-Type Pokémon that our members have claimed and represent them in this club.
    To claim a certain Pokémon just say "I would like to claim (insert Bug Pokémon here)!" and the first person to claim that Pokémon gets him.
    You can haggle with the person that has claimed a Pokémon you want to claim, but let me know once you are at an agreement.

    1) Yveltal96 claims Scizor [​IMG]
    2) BAP Blackjack claims Genesect [​IMG]
    3) Apocalylpse Lucario claims Armaldo [​IMG]
    4) Cyrius claims Caterpie [​IMG]
    5) xerneas96 claims Volcarona [​IMG]
    6) dirkac claims Masquerain [​IMG]
    7) redphienex claims Shedinja [​IMG]
    8) Shadow1624 claims Scyther [​IMG]
    9) BugPokemonMaster316 claims Shuckle [​IMG]
    10) FairyWitch claims Butterfree [​IMG]
    11) Retro-Chaos X claims Heracross [​IMG]
    12) R2J claims Beedrill [​IMG]
    13) silverhusky99 claims Galvantula [​IMG]
    14) RussellW. claims Ninjask [​IMG]
    15) Volts claims Pinsir [​IMG]
    16) EnderDraconian7799 claims Yanmega [​IMG]
    17) AranElessedil claims Vivillon (Meadow) [​IMG]


    Bug Type Club Owner (Scizor)

    Bug Type Club Beginner Userbars








    Credit goes to Sworn Metalhead for the userbars



    Banner created by Extroph










    Credit for buttons goes to FairyWitch



    Here, members can post this form throughout the week, to vote for who will be our next week’s Bug Pokemon of the Week!
    I will post our list of candidates in the spoiler below the form.
    Vote for next Bug Pokemon of the Week
    My Vote:

    Thanks to Apocalypse Lucario for chosing candidates and Astral Shadow for setting up the grid poses

    Past Bug Pokemon:

    Tier: NU
    Smogon Recommended Set: Speed Boost @ Leftovers
    -Baton Pass
    -Swords Dance / X-Scissor
    Nature: Impish
    EVs: 248 HP / 224 Def / 36 Spe

    Why we recognize this Pokemon: A few reasons we pay attention to this Pokemon competitively, is because of his ability to make a sweeper even more dangerous and even harder to get a revenge kill on. Ninjask is given the ability Speed Boost, which boosts Ninjask's speed by one stage every turn. This nice little ability gives Ninjask the power to bring in a slower but strong sweeper without it getting outsped by faster competition. With two turns of stalling, it can bring in a Scizor with around 400 Speed with proper investment. For the last moveslot, you can choose to time your attacks and either boost with a Swords Dance to bring in a sweeper, or you can use X-Scissor to keep your Ninjask from being complete Taunt fodder.

    What makes him different from other Bug Types?
    As we all know, all Pokemon are based off of either real things, or things in legends and mythology. Ninjask, just happens to be based off of a cicada. A male cicada has loud noisemakers called "tymbals" on the sides of the abdominal base. Its "singing" is not the stridulation (where one structure is rubbed against another) that characterizes many other familiar sound-producing insects, such as crickets. Rather, the tymbals are regions of the exoskeleton that form a complex membrane with thin, membranous portions and thickened ribs; contracting the internal tymbal muscles produces a clicking sound as the tymbals buckle inwards, and the relaxing of the muscles causes the tymbals to return to their original position, producing another click. The interior of the male abdomen is mostly hollow, which amplifies the sound. A cicada rapidly vibrates these membranes, and enlarged chambers derived from the tracheae make its body serve as a resonance chamber, further amplifying the sound. The cicada modulates the sound by positioning its abdomen toward or away from the substrate. Additionally, each species has its own distinctive song. Cicadas are native to many areas in Asia, but more specifically, in China and Japan.

    Next Bug Pokémon of the Week: July 28, 2013

    Past Bug Pokémon of the Week

    Credit goes to ap-pokemon​
    Last edited: Nov 13, 2013
  2. BugPokemonMaster316

    BugPokemonMaster316 Well-Known Member

    Username: BugPokemonMaster316
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: I just really like their designs. I like bugs in real life, so that's also why. I also like them because they're often considered weak, but Bug-Types like Scizor and Volcarona can prove to be very strong in battle.
    PO, PS, or WiFi? PS
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: Gym Trainer Keith
  3. dirkac

    dirkac I smash your Boxes.

    ._. Bug Type? Buzz...

    Username: dirkac
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: Uhh, it's one of my favorite Types, they're awesome, they're cute, they're strong, they're awesome, they have great designs, did I say they're awesome yet?
    PO, PS, or WiFi? All three, WiFi isn't available all the time
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: PO and PS name is dirkac, WiFi name Dirk, FC I'll have to check.
  4. ThisIsPatrick

    ThisIsPatrick Well-Known Member

    Username: ThousandDragon
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: Their unique designs and colours.
    PO, PS, or WiFi? WiFi
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: Patrick- 2924 9843 6229
  5. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    You are all accepted! Welcome to the club guys! Userbars and buttons will be available soon ^_^
    For now, let's talk about bug types! My favorite, as many of you may already know, is Scizor.

    Also, I now have the Bug Type Pokemon of the week up and running ^_^

    Tier: RU
    Smogon Recommended Set: Sturdy @ Life Orb / White Herb
    -Shell Smash
    -Stone Edge
    Nature: Amadant
    EVs: 252 Atk / 4 Def / 252 Spe

    Why we recognize this Pokemon: Crustle, unlike most Pokemon equipped with Shell Smash, comes equipped with an almost automatically guaranteed sweep: Sturdy. Sturdy allows Crustle to set up with Shell Smash next to flawlessly. Crustle also comes with a very good physical movepool, with Earthquake giving him great coverage against Steel, Fire, and Rock types. Stone Edge is a great STAB with a high crit. ratio and allows him to handle Flying types and other opposing threats at bay such as Gyrados and Volcarona. The only thing that is keeping Crustle cowering in the RU tier, is the amount of priority moves being used in the higher tiers, such as Bullet Punch Scizor. Other than that, Crustle is a great Pokemon, and can handle lots of situations on it's own.
    Last edited: Jul 8, 2013
  6. Blackjack the Titan

    Blackjack the Titan It’s been a while

    Username: GenosectArceus
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: They're super cool and my username is after the Japanese version of one.
    PO, PS, or WiFi? PS
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: BAP Blackjack

    Also, I would like to claim Genesect.
  7. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    You are accepted, and your claim will be added ^_^ do you want one with any specific drive, or just regular?

    Username: is this really nessacary? ok: Apocalylpse Lucario
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: Armaldo is freaking kick butt, and i use a monotype bug type it was my first ever monotype ever aswell
    PO, PS, or WiFi? PS only
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: PS: The newbie vet

    May i claim Armaldo plz??
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2013
  9. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    It is necessary, it let's me copy your name then paste it into the OP :p
    You are accepted! Yes you may claim Armaldo ^_^
  10. Ok that makes sense :p

  11. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    No prob ^_^ your claim has been added into the OP.

    How about a topic?

    What type of bug moves do you want to see?
  12. i think a bug type move that Paralyziz (my slang spelling) them of fear like bees wasp's or hornets ^_^

    i also think a bug type recoil would be nice it is the only type that doesn't i beleive
  13. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    Hmmm interesting. I used to always think that Megahorn caused recoil when I was little. Not entirely sure why though.
    I wonder what a move like that would entail as in what kind of part of the body would it use (horn, stinger, etc) and the force, etc etc.

    I personally want a stronger bug type move than can poison. Twin needle just won't cut it with me >.>
  14. yeah like a pin missle thing (not hitting 2-5 times) where poizoniz stinger strike you! :) that would be awesome

    Like poison missle (emphaziz on MISSLE) with a 100% chance of poison
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2013
  15. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    Ooooo I know! There are some spiders bites, that the venom burns when it goes in. I want a bug type move that can inflict burn status, and (for the time being) it could be a sig move of a spider Pokemon and it could have a base defense stat spread of 80/80/130 and his attack spread could be 110/35/105. Thoughts on the design or typing though? I don't think he should be part fire though, maybe dark?
  16. dark/bug! sounds GREAT, maybe a ant pokemon can learn it too cause red ants cause poison, sting, and burn! ^_^
  17. Cyrius

    Cyrius Ice-Cold Charisma

    Username: Are you ****ing blind?!
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: One Spray of repellent and they all die!
    PO, PS, or WiFi? What? you tryna stalk me?! creep...
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: again with this confidential crap?!

    Username: Cyrius
    Favorite Thing About Bug Types: Bugg Buzz. its a hell of a poweful move
    PO, PS, or WiFi? Ps
    PO, PS, or WiFi name and FC: BLizzTheGlaceon
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2013
  18. .... really? was that nessacary? Hahahaha

    bug buzz is a perfect move, and mega horn
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2013
  19. Yveltal96

    Yveltal96 A little more human

    Ok, now you are accepted <.<
    God dammit....

    Don't worry, he is, unfortunately, just my friend trolling >.>

    That would be really cool :p I really wish you could inflict multiple status conditions at the same time (confusion doesn't count) like in the TCG, I can guarantee many bugs would abuse that power
  20. Cyrius

    Cyrius Ice-Cold Charisma

    hahahaha! sorry i couldn't resist! XP

    ok get with the program. double status is OP. imagine being Frozen and asleep! D: and you are pretty much right about the abusal. now all you have to do is Quiver spam to kingdom come!

    Oh yeah!: I wanna claim cute widdle caterpie plz <3
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2013
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