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TEN: A Pokemon Face-Off Series

Discussion in 'Face-Offs' started by YellowHat's Revenge, Jan 24, 2013.

  1. ;125;Brought to you in part by nostalgia.;125;
    Hey all, I'm YellowHat if you don't remember me from 6 years ago when I first started creating Face-Offs here at SPPf. In fact, this is my first face-off since 2010. It's good to be back.​

    So here's how this is gonna work. First, some ground rules:


    1. Please follow all SPPf rules, particularly FO forum rules.
    2. Do not tally unless you are designated an Official Tallyist by me (don't worry, it's not a hard position to get, you just have to ask first). :)
    3. Familiarize yourself with the voting method. Also be aware of any changes made to the method from FO to FO.
    - PLEASE NOTE: If you do not follow the proper voting method, I'll warn you the first time, then report you the 2nd time. But don't worry, I know the difference between an honest mistake and a blatant disregard for the rules. I promise I'm nice. :)
    4. Please make an honest effort to delete any double posts you happen to make.
    5. Conversational posts are allowed between FO's, just don't let it get out of hand. I will, of course need plenty of suggestions and feedback from you guys as to what we should do for future FO's.


    Alright, formalities aside, let's get started.
    You may find yourself asking, "YellowHat, what's the TEN mean?"


    You: YellowHat, what's the TEN mean?
    Me: Why, it's a number my good fellow!
    You: But... What does it mean HERE?
    Me: Why, that's the number of votes you get each time you post to do with as you please!


    That's right, 10 votes every post. Posts will be every 6 hours for now. I'll be watching your post times to be sure, of course, but for the most part we're on an honor system here.

    Original Kanto Gym Leaders: Sabrina [​IMG]
    Grass Starter Final Stages: Venusaur [​IMG]
    Major Geographical Regions: Hoenn
    Fire Starter Final Stages: Blaziken [​IMG]
    Eeveelutions: Jolteon [​IMG]
    Water Starter Final Stages: Blastoise [​IMG]
    Cover Pokemon (Gameboy): Ho-oh [​IMG]
    Cover Pokemon (DS): White Kyurem [​IMG]
    HM Moves: Surf [​IMG]
    "Mews": Jirachi [​IMG]
    Pseudo-Legends: Salamence [​IMG]
    Johto Gym Leaders: Jasmine [​IMG]
    Fossil Final Stages: Armaldo [​IMG]
    The 10's (National Dex): #310 Manectric [​IMG]
    Regional Birds: Starly [​IMG]
    Pikaclones: Pikachu [​IMG]
    Rotom Formes: Mow Rotom [​IMG]
    Types: [​IMG]
    Mustache!: Sealeo [​IMG]
    Elite 4 Members (female): Caitlin [​IMG]
    Elite 4 Members (male): Sidney [​IMG]
    Move-based Evos: Mamoswine [​IMG]
    Male Player Characters: Brendan [​IMG]
    3rd-stage Rock-types: Aggron [​IMG]
    Yellow In-Game Trades: Muk [​IMG]
    Moon Stone Evos: Clefable [​IMG]
    Regional Rodents: Zigzagoon [​IMG]
    Pokemon Whose Base Stat Total is 410: Ponyta [​IMG]
    Time-based Evos: Umbreon [​IMG]
    Baby Pokemon (Gen II): Igglybuff [​IMG]
    Baby Pokemon (Gen IV): Chingling [​IMG]
    3rd-stage Bug-types: Butterfree [​IMG]
    3rd-stage Pure Electric-types: Ampharos [​IMG]
    The Kings: Kingler [​IMG]
    Signature Pokemon of Kanto Gym Leaders: Starmie (Misty's) [​IMG]
    Signature Pokemon of Johto Gym Leaders: Steelix (Jasmine's) [​IMG]
    Signature Pokemon of Hoenn Gym Leaders: Altaria (Winona's) [​IMG]
    Signature Pokemon of Sinnoh Gym Leaders: Roserade (Gardenia's) [​IMG]

    - YellowHat's Revenge
    - shy_taillow
    - Epic-Inferno
    - Colt45
    - The Meddler
    - Master Ask
    - Ib4
    - Dingo282

    - Hoenn/Sinnoh Gym Leaders
    - Ash's Lady Friends
    - Water/Leaf Stone Evos
    - Megas
    - Signature Pokemon




    Happy posting!
    Last edited: Sep 20, 2013
  2. GalactaRay

    GalactaRay Well-Known Member

    Lets start this face-off
    Blaine -10
  3. Agreed.
    OFFICIAL RULE CHANGE since it's early enough that people haven't gotten used to it. Voting will be every 6 hours, so you can vote up to 4 times a day. Just no double posting.

    +5 Blain
    -3 Erika
    -2 Misty

    Brock: 50
    Misty: 48
    Lt. Surge: 50
    Erika: 47
    Sabrina: 50
    Koga: 50
    Blaine: 45
    Giovanni: 50
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2013
  4. shy_taillow

    shy_taillow non existent straw hat rikachu

    +3 Sabrina
    +1 Blaine
    -3 Lt. Surge
    -3 Giovanni

    I like this 10 however-you-like point system.
  5. I'm glad. Only thing I'm debating on is the period between votes. While I don't want it to be a "post whenever you want" thing (because it would be too easy to spam +/- 10's), I also don't want to alienate people by making it too long.
    So how does everyone (all two of you so far) feel about 6 hours? Too long? Just right?

    +4 Blaine
    +5 Brock
    -1 Erika

    Brock: 55
    Misty: 48
    Lt. Surge: 47
    Erika: 46
    Sabrina: 53
    Koga: 50
    Blaine: 50
    Giovanni: 47
  6. shy_taillow

    shy_taillow non existent straw hat rikachu

    I like the 6 hour wait. If you feel it's too long, I think 4 hours would be great too.

    +4 Misty
    -3 Lt. Surge
    -3 Giovanni
  7. Hey YellowHat! :D

    +8 Giovanni
    -2 Erika
  8. shy_taillow

    shy_taillow non existent straw hat rikachu

    +2 Misty
    -8 Giovanni
  9. Squiddly Dee

    Squiddly Dee ∈ (⊙ ⊖ ⊙) ∋

    -6 Giovanni
    -2 Erika
    +2 Misty
  10. @s_t: Aight, I may just do that for the next face-off.
    @DM: HEY! :D Long time no see!

    -7 Erika
    +1 Surge
    +2 Giovanni

    Brock: 55
    Misty: 56
    Lt. Surge: 45
    Erika: 35
    Sabrina: 53
    Koga: 50
    Blaine: 50
    Giovanni: 40
  11. Squiddly Dee

    Squiddly Dee ∈ (⊙ ⊖ ⊙) ∋

    -6 Giovanni
    -2 Erika
    +2 Misty
  12. shy_taillow

    shy_taillow non existent straw hat rikachu

    +2 Sabrina
    -8 Lt. Surge
  13. Pikasaur

    Pikasaur Putting up a Fight

    +10 Erika

    you won't abandon this face off like all your others will you Yellow? ;)
  14. haha, what's up pikasaur? I will do my best to keep up with it so long as my schedule permits. Every time I leave the forums it's due to some monumental change in my life, but now that I'm in college I have a lot more free time than I did in high school.

    -2 Misty
    -8 Erika

    Brock: 55
    Misty: 56
    Lt. Surge: 37
    Erika: 35
    Sabrina: 55
    Koga: 50
    Blaine: 50
    Giovanni: 34
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2013
  15. YR: enjoy it while it lasts! XD I was in the same boat in my first few semesters of college, but everything started to pile up and free time became a luxury. =))

    -10 Erika
  16. Squiddly Dee

    Squiddly Dee ∈ (⊙ ⊖ ⊙) ∋

    -5 Erika
    -5 Giovanni
  17. Stereotypical Nerd

    Stereotypical Nerd Well-Known Member

    -10 Misty....
  18. shy_taillow

    shy_taillow non existent straw hat rikachu

    +2 Misty
    -4 Lt. Surge
    -4 Giovanni
  19. +7 Surge
    -3 Misty

    And with that, we have all perfect multiples of 5! Oh, happy day! :)

    Brock: 55
    Misty: 45
    Lt. Surge: 40
    Erika: 20
    Sabrina: 55
    Koga: 50
    Blaine: 60
    Giovanni: 25

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