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Moves you think Pokemon should be able to learn, but can't.

Discussion in 'Poképolls' started by Charoshi, Sep 5, 2011.

  1. red2000

    red2000 Liger Zero!!!

    I dont know if anyones noticed but Excadrill cant learn Stone Edge wtf? and Steelix should learn Heavy Bomber

    side note: If Slowking and Octillery can learn Flamethrower, then Emboar should be allowed to learn Scald
     
  2. Missingno. Master

    Missingno. Master Poison-type Trainer

    You mean Heavy Slam, right? Onix gets that as an egg move.
     
  3. psighost

    psighost shadow puppeteer

    I think the majority of pokemon should be able to learn surf since most have the capability to swim, some may not like water, but that does not mean they can't at least doggy paddle. As far as summoning a giant wave to swamp the field, the jury is still out, but at least give them a chance to try.
     
  4. Charoshi

    Charoshi Charmander is best

    Sure most of them can probably swim, but it doesn't mean they are all adept to swimming long distance, which is what surf really is. (Well technically, it's surfing, but whatever.)
     
  5. WeatherEffectRain

    WeatherEffectRain Arm Wrestle?

    Octillery is based on a Turret/Tank(Or the like. Oktutank in Japanese.), it's not a good example. Emboar can learn Scald because of the fact that Tepig 'Likes to cook'. Thus, Emboar, being a Wrestler that likes to cook for it's friends, can learn Scald.

    EDIT: Although I ask for any distaste against Rhydon learning Surf. As well as Nidoking. Both hate the water, both don't look like they could swim well, and Nidoking has those spikes. Exploud also learns Surf. Go look it up on Serebii.
     
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2011
  6. XXD17

    XXD17 Draco rex

    Lobsters/ crayfish are also known as "dragon shrimp" in China (and maybe Japan) so that might explain how crawdaunt gets it...
     
  7. pikadon92

    pikadon92 Raiden Maximus

    Jolteon could have been the best electro ball user ever, especially with its dw quick feet ability.
     
  8. ninetails012

    ninetails012 teh wild card

    i wish more pokemon could learn zap cannon. thats just what i think.
     
  9. WeatherEffectRain

    WeatherEffectRain Arm Wrestle?

    Escavalier =/= ESpeed

    Pidgeot =/= ESpeed

    Garchomp =/= ESpeed

    Read they're various Dexes.
     
  10. Huspoel

    Huspoel Well-Known Member

    I think every Dragon should be learning Outrage by level up.
     
  11. cookies kill you

    cookies kill you Like a boss

    flareon should learn flare blitz
     
  12. Uncle_Starburst

    Uncle_Starburst Well-Known Member

    Typhlosion should learn Discharge.
     
  13. Shuckle

    Shuckle EverydayI'mShucklin'

    Wait what? Lapras has Dragon Dance, which is half the fun with no drawback. She's much speedier, anyway.

    And WTF Gardevoir getting Spacial Rend? Celebi getting Roar of Time makes sense in a small way, but would be...weird.

    Haha Dunsparce with Horn Drill, and Eevee with Growth. What's the point, when it gets Work Up?

    Bottom line, OHKO moves are rare, and with good reason. If everyone had them, they'd cease to be awesome. Why do you think the TM for Fissure vanished like it did?
     
  14. takbir10

    takbir10 Banned

    i wanted emboar to get mach punch
    but also zekrom with earthquake
     
  15. redcharzard

    redcharzard Semi-competitive

    Samurrot earthquake(tm)
    Zekrom earthquake(tm)/brick break(tm)/dragon dance
    Reshiram earthquake(tm)/dragon dance
    Volcarno air slash
    Hydreigon Dark pulse
    Thundurus air slash
    Serperior poison tail(egg move)/sludge bomb(tm)(maybe)/earthquake
    Stoutland earthquake(tm)
    Zebstrika flare blitz(egg move)/crunch
    Excradrill iron head
    Sesimitoad waterfall
    Unfezent steel wing(egg and tm)
    Reuniclus psycho boost
    Emolga volt tackle(egg move)
    Klinklang earthquake(tm)/psychic(tm)
    Beartic waterfall(hm)
    Druddigon dragon Dance(egg move)
    Golurk superpower/anceint power
    Braiviary close combat/earthquake(tm)/roost(tm)
    Mandibuzz roost(tm)
    Heatmor earthquake(tm)/brick break(tm)
    Durant earthquake(tm)

    This is just from 5 gen. Previos pokemon also shoulld get some new additions to their movesets but I'll post those another day.
     
  16. MetalFlygon08

    MetalFlygon08 Haters Gonna Hate

    Emboar get's Scad because-

    Watch a cartoon with a bull, that hot steam they shoot out of their nostrils when ticked off.

    Or a better example is that Spongebob Episode where Squidward travels back in time. Prehistoric Patrick's breathing in Squidward's face is the same concept.

    Now why Bull pokemon don't get idk.
     
  17. Lunanight

    Lunanight Well-Known Member

    Flareon - Flare Blitz
    Jolteon - Zap Cannon
    Vaporeon - Calm Mind
    Umbreon - Cosmic Power
    Espeon - Cosmic Power
    Lapras - Shell Smash (Egg move from a Cloyster?)
    Volcarona - Sacred Fire (Have you SEEN it's dex description?)
    Lunatone - Moonlight
    Solrock - Morning Sun
    Ninjask - Dragon Claw, Crush Claw, Guillotine
    Shedinja - Quilver Dance (Egg move from a bug pokemon?)
    Absol - Agility
    Drapion - Quilver Dance (Egg move from a bug pokemon?)
    Electivire - Volt Tackle
    Hydreigon - Nasty Plot
     
  18. XXD17

    XXD17 Draco rex


    a few concerns here:

    volcarona can't really use sacred fire considering it's a special attacker

    ninjask isn't reptilian in any way so dragon claw doesn't make sense (or else weavile and zangoose should hav it too)

    drapion isn't light or airy or elegant or graceful so quiver dance isn't for it...also, it's not a special attacker..
     
  19. rocky505

    rocky505 Well-Known Member

    Unfezant already gets Steel Wing by breeding. There is no roost TM and Mandibuzz already gets roost by breeding. There are many things wrong with your wants like common pokemon getting legendary Pokemon's moves.
     
  20. shiniesrock

    shiniesrock right now

    levitate

    i know this isnt an attack but chandelure shouldve got the levitate ability.
    and garchomp can learn surf wtf...
    alot of physical based ground types can learn surf for some unexplainable reason and garchomp cannot fly yet i seen one flying in an episode once.
     

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