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What Pokemon Teams did you have on your Gen 2 playthroughs? Any good memories?

Discussion in 'Pokémon Generation I & II Discussion' started by shoz999, Nov 9, 2018.

  1. shoz999

    shoz999 It's a Brooklyn episode. So turn on the subtitles.

    As the title says. What Pokemon Teams did you have on your Gen 2 playthroughs? Any great memories? Any Pokemon that in particular stood out?

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    Untold stories of hundreds, maybe thousands of Pokemon Trainers, both new and experienced, sending their trained teams of trusted Pokemon to deal with the berserking Tower duo.
     
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  2. KyogreThunder

    KyogreThunder Call of Fate

    Well, I've only played Crystal, so my final team was Feraligatr, Fearow, Lanturn, Arcanine, Espeon and Nidoking. I remember spending days to make Eevee happy enough to evolve, and I also didn't want him to evolve too early because I wanted him to know Bite.
    Feraligatr
    @MyStiC Water
    -Surf
    -Ice Punch
    -Slash
    -Bite
    Fearow
    @pink Bow
    -Return
    -Drill Peck
    -Steel Wing
    -Fly
    Arcanine
    @charcoal
    -Flamethrower
    -Bite
    -Dragon Breath
    -Extreme Speed
    Espeon
    @BlackGlasses
    -Psychic
    -Bite
    -Zap Cannon
    -Morning Sun
    Nidoking
    @Soft Sand
    -Earthquake
    -Double Kick
    -Ice Punch
    -Fire Punch
    Lanturn
    @Magnet
    -Surf
    -Thunderbolt
    -Ice Beam
    -Thunder Wave
     
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  3. LusoTrainer

    LusoTrainer Retro Trainer

    Coming from Pokémon Red, I always made a point of only using 'new' Pokémon when playing GSC. As in, not using any of the original 151. It's something that stuck to this day. At the time, I didn't know some of the 'new' Pokémon could only be found in Kanto...

    This is the team I use the most when I replay the games:

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    But my very first team, if memory serves, was: Feraligatr, Noctowl, Ledian, Quagsire, Umbreon and Lugia. So, it was basically the same.
     
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  4. Ignition

    Ignition I had no standards yet I’m still disappointed lol

    I don't remember my original Gold team because the game is just that bad but I do remember having a Typhlosion and Quagsire
     
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  5. shoz999

    shoz999 It's a Brooklyn episode. So turn on the subtitles.

    Typhlosion is a favorite. I thought Flame Wheel was the coolest thing back as a kid.
     
  6. Ignition

    Ignition I had no standards yet I’m still disappointed lol

    I thought Typhlosion was the "lesser evil" of the 3 but I did love it moveset.
     
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  7. Yureishi

    Yureishi Well-Known Member

    Silver was my first ever Pokémon game and everything about it is a great remembrance. My team consisted of Meganium, Miltank, Lanturn, Xatu, Houndoom and Heracross.
     
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  8. Leonhart

    Leonhart Disney fanatic

    I recall using all three Gen II Starters in Gold version, as well as Entei, Lugia, and Mewtwo. I had to trade for most of them, which in itself was a memorable experience.
     
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  9. Erron Black

    Erron Black The Outlaw

    For gen 2 my final teams were...

    Team 1:
    Meganium
    Lanturn
    Girafarig
    Donphan
    Houndoom
    Scizor

    Team 2:
    Typhlosion
    Granbull
    Steelix
    Crobat
    Kingdra
    Tyranitar

    Team 3:
    Feraligatr
    Jumpluff
    Ampharos
    Togetic
    Umbreon
    Piloswine
     
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  10. shoz999

    shoz999 It's a Brooklyn episode. So turn on the subtitles.

    I believe on my first playthrough as a kid, I had Pokemon Crystal. The Pokemon I caught I believe was Feraligatr, Onix, Haunter, Growlithe, Electrode, Scyther, Sudowoodo, Skarmory, a red shiny Golbat, a red shiny Gyarados, Mantine, Donphan, Poliwhirl, Quagsire and Umbreon.

    I can't really remember which Pokemon I focused on except for Feraligatr but I recall catching a lot of Pokemon that couldn't evolve yet because I didn't have a trade link cable or that evolutionary stones weren't available at the time. Pokemon Crystal Version was my first Pokemon Main Series game actually so I was probably like six or seven at the time and I thought Steel Type were just the coolest. Funny thing is I never actually beat the game at the time, I was stuck after the 8th Gym Leader having no clue what to do afterwards lol, not realizing there was an entire new region to explore next to Johto. Although Feraligatr was definitely a memorable Pokemon, I can still remember his colorful evolution animation. Scyther was a Pokemon hard to catch only to find out I couldn't evolve it to Scizor lol because of no trade cable. Sudowoodo was a fun surprise and Skarmory was quite unexpected, finding it after the 8th gym. However a really unexpected counter was that I found a red shiny Golbat in Mt. Mortar.
     
  11. Missingno.Fan

    Missingno.Fan Well-Known Member

    I had Gold but I misplaced it along with my Gameboy Advance pretty early on. I didn’t get to far, but I know I had Chikarita as my starter. I found my game again several years later and tried to play it again. I don’t think I’ve ever beaten the Elite Four.
     
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  12. shoz999

    shoz999 It's a Brooklyn episode. So turn on the subtitles.

    That reminds me of the time on my first playthrough that I not only didn't beat the Elite Four, I had no clue there was another region on the other side of Johto.
     
  13. Thakamizu

    Thakamizu Wicked Angel Witch

    Pokémon Gold Team:
    Feraligatr
    Crobat
    Sunflora
    Alakazam
    Steelix
    Tyranitar

    Greatest memories:
    Using Totodile, my favourite starter ever;
    The numerous trades and battles with friends;
    My friends always telling me I'm the only person in the world who uses Sunflora. They did obsess me a lot with this story back then, but this is a very funny memory;
    Getting stuck in so many parts of the Johto journey.
     

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