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Silly things you've done

Discussion in 'General Pokémon Discussion' started by Emilia, Mar 15, 2013.

  1. Emilia

    Emilia Relapsing

    What careless things have you done in Pokémon? I recently raised a Ralts to a lv. 100 Gardevoir because of its good Sp. Atk IV, not noticing that it was Jolly. What a waste.
     
  2. cantavanda

    cantavanda Blue Rose Princess

    I once tried to EV train my level 70 starter for three hours but nothing happened! I was just in the beginning of knowing how to EV train, so I didn't know about the limits and stuff.
     
  3. Moog2

    Moog2 Must stay awake...

    I got a Wurmple to level 100.

    And somehow, it was still terrible.

    Then later, I ran away from a shiny Wurmple because I thought my game was glitching. I had never seen a shiny before.

    Yeah, Wurmple and I go waaaaaaaaaaaaay back...
     
  4. ~Kari~

    ~Kari~ Well-Known Member

    I gave my Salamence a Choice Band and taught it Dragon Dance. ^_^'
     
  5. SteeltypeMoccah

    SteeltypeMoccah New Member

    i once wanted to release a few pokemon i had double and i accidentaly released my lvl 98 Emboar...byebye friend T_T
     
  6. Halkel

    Halkel Experimentalist

    In the Careless folder, I've done from "Not paying attention and selecting Splash while training a Magikarp", to "using Vitamins on the wrong pokemon".
     
  7. Ana_Julía

    Ana_Julía The Girl You Want!

    Got a Jigglypuf at LV 50 and evolve it to Wigglytuf, because i thought it was a good pokemon '¬¬
    (that happened in Pokemon Yellow)
    The fact is....Jigglypuff is a way better (looking) poke. Wigglytuf just didn't make sense later! xD
     
  8. Liz Azzimagica

    Liz Azzimagica Angelic Trainer

    when I started in silver, I caught muitiples of the same pokemon and nicknamed one cool, star, thwn "cool-star"...O yeah, and my rival was "Gary-M" XD
     
  9. Crimson Penguin

    Crimson Penguin Marchin' on

    Trying to hatch a bunch of Spinda to see how many different patterns I could get. That was pretty pointless.

    Then many years later, I found out that there are like 4 billion possible combinations for Spinda's spots. Glad I quit that little hobby of mine when I did...
     
  10. General Nonsense

    General Nonsense Star Glider

    Sent an untrained Quilfish into the pokemon world tournament just for the heck of it. Pretty sure I lost.
     
  11. yuoke

    yuoke Treasure huntin'

    The only thing I could think of is sometimes getting a pokemon that is realistically a decent nature, but then still trying for over an hour to get a better nature one. Especially for pokemon with like a 5% rarity.
     
  12. Bleu

    Bleu Shiny Catcher!

    I did the same, with a modest Ralts that had no IVs in Special Attack :D
    So many wasted hours. I also missed a shiny Electrike patch with the pokeradar a few days ago.
     
  13. KillerDraco

    KillerDraco The Enforcer Staff Member Super Mod

    I was EV training a Gengar, only to notice afterwards that I had accidentally put a Power Band on it instead of a Power Anklet. Fail.
     
  14. Earendil

    Earendil Well-Known Member

    I did the same thing back in Ruby; I went and caught a whole PC box of them to see how many there were. I still have all 30 just sitting on my cartridge. Like you, now I know better!
     
  15. Laurelai

    Laurelai Well-Known Member

    I only researched half of the information needed to EV train my pokies.... I managed to get the pokerus somehow and I thought that was all. So I bred the ones I wanted, put pokerus on them and went out and fainted wild pokies left and right, completely failing to cultivate the proper EVs
     
  16. Toyosatomimi no Miko

    Toyosatomimi no Miko 炎髪灼眼の討ち手

    Um...accidentally hit Latios in SS with something that wasn't Mean Look...and then accidentally saved afterwards.
     
  17. Icarus©

    Icarus© Full on PASBLer

    I used to run around in grass for hours because i wanted a certain pokemon so much.
    Then i click run when i see it cause i wasn't paying attention... lol
     
  18. HetaOni

    HetaOni Chesaught

    This made me LOL.

    I got a spiky-eared Pichu to level 100, forgetting that it can't evolve.
     
  19. Keldminrachi91

    Keldminrachi91 Just call me Cooki

    Oh, where to begin? Well, in my first Pokémon game, which was Firered, I found out you could catch Pikachu in Viridian Forest (the sad part is because I was ~7 years old). I was trying to find a Female one, and I found one. I didn't know what a shiny Pokémon was, but I thought all female Pikachu made a little sparkle-thing, so I caught it and trained it to a Lv 55-ish Raichu by the E4. I won with just Raichu (my second highest Pokémon was a Venesaur, and it was in its 30s or 40s). Went on to the Sevii Islands, and by the E4 rematch, Raichu was about Lv 80-90-ish. I lost against Lance. I then discovered the trade on Cinnabar Island where a guy trades you his Electrode for your Raichu. Bye-bye, shiny Raichu. I haven't found a shiny on any of my many playthroughs since.

    I read something online about finding Eevee in tall grass in Firered, so I ran around for hours trying to find one. Did something similar with Swablu, who was adorable to me at the time.

    I wasted my Masterball on a Lv 50-something Fearow, probably thinking Prof Oak would just give me another one.

    I freaked out when my Pokémon fainted and my screen went black. I thought I had lost the game; that was it-- no more Pokémon...

    I also freaked out when one of my Pokémon fainted, because I thought it was dead.

    A little weird, but I ran around like crazy trying to find a bathroom, and I tried to potty-train my Pokémon, because I was really weird... Let's just say I thought the ledges were rows of.... waste.

    I didn't know how to use the dowsing machine in Firered for about 2 years. When it said you should dig around with your hands, I thought the character would bend down and actually start digging.

    That's all I got for Firered blunders for now; will probably be back
     
  20. Soperman

    Soperman The One and Only

    Im playing HG again, and I decided it would be a great idea to train a Spinarak from level 5 to 15, purely on wild pokemon -.-"
    Of course, it wasnt until several hours later that I realized that it cant learn anything good. At all. Ever.
    Not that training anything on wild pokemon is a good thing, but still
     

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