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X & Y Recent Happenings Thread

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
I just started a new game after having to go through Nintendo customer service to transfer my account after my old system died. I got everything set up and redownloaded and thought "aw man, I had a full friend list and now it's empty." Had to go Friend Code hunting, hoping to find people who a) still had a 3DS family system and b) still were willing to find their old Friend Code.
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
So I just found out recently that I have a Dragon Friend Safari! Gabite and Dragonair so far. That's motivated me to get through the game to find out what my third is. I just beat Grant last night, mostly with Quilladin's Needle Arm. Kinda hard to beat his Amaura with my own when it's new and underleveled. I forgot what a slog it was between the first two gyms.
Current team: Quilladin, Amaura, Charmeleon, Helioptile, Floette and Inkay
 

The_Orb

Member
So recently I bought an o3DS LL alongside a Japanese copy of X, and when it came today I found that the save file not only included a bunch of old event pokemon, but EVERY Vivillon form.

Saved them all in bank since I'm starting my own playthrough, and I am hyped to say the least.
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
So recently I bought an o3DS LL alongside a Japanese copy of X, and when it came today I found that the save file not only included a bunch of old event pokemon, but EVERY Vivillon form.

Saved them all in bank since I'm starting my own playthrough, and I am hyped to say the least.
Including the event ones?!
 

Pokefan_1987

#1 Biggest self proclaimed Rotom-Dex hater.
I'm on a new run. Azumarill's bulk has gotten me out of a few tough battles including Grant. That one trainer with Relicanth in the gym nearly killed my team because Azumarill got hit by yawn and water gun. (despite i don't use nuzlocke rules) i just despise losing money when fainting.

My team is

Charmeleon
Frogadier
Braixen
Kirlia
Sylveon
Hawlucha

updated 16:42 24th of april
 
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The_Orb

Member
Couldn't respond for a while cuz Serebii thought I was a bot but yeah, both Pokeball and Fancy patterns were in the box. AFAIK, I can't post a picture because of this site's image rules though, so you'll just have to take my word.
 

zolios

Well-Known Member
Recently I've only been catching Scatterbug and evolving them into a Marine pattern Vivillon and then transferring them up to HOME. Turns out Vivillon patterns are a hot commodity on HOME's GTS and with my Marine pattern ones in nice matching Pokeballs (Dive and Net), I've been able to trade for a lot of cool stuff in the last few weeks.

So basically I just catch a box full of Scatterbug in Santalune Forest, quickly train them up in Victory Road untill they fully evolve and then send them to Bank and then HOME.
 
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janejane6178

Kaleido Star FOREVER in my heart <3
Recently I've only been catching Scatterbug and evolving them into a Marine pattern Vivillon and then transferring them up to HOME. Turns out Vivillon patterns are a hot commodity on HOME's GTS and with my Marine pattern ones in nice matching Pokeballs (Dive and Net), I've been able to trade for a lot of cool stuff in the last few weeks.

So basically I just catch a box full of Scatterbug in Santalune Forest, quickly train them up in Victory Road untill they fully evolve and then send them to Bank and then HOME.
Couldn't respond for a while cuz Serebii thought I was a bot but yeah, both Pokeball and Fancy patterns were in the box. AFAIK, I can't post a picture because of this site's image rules though, so you'll just have to take my word.
You two are wonderful for playing this underrated and amazing game <333
Is it the first time u play it?
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
I'm bouncing back and forth between playing Y and Brilliant Diamond, depending on which system needs charging. I'm about to take Korrina on in her gym. Current lineup:
Charmeleon - level 32
Inkay - level 26
Helioptile - level 26
Quilladin - level 33
Floette - level 28
Amaura - level 28
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
I lost to Korrina twice and had to reset going with type matchups. The third time I decided to think outside the box and put Quilladin up front. I used Leech Seed and then Rollout. Took care of her quite nicely. Quilladin evolved shortly after, and then I found a Heracross in the next route! My favorite Mega Evolution! But its Mega Stone is only available post game. Unless I can trade for it...

Edit: 5 hours later, walloped Ramos' gym. I traded for a Heracronite, evolved Charizard, Malamar and Chesnaught, then replaced Chesnaught with Heracross. Mega Stones equipped to Charizard and Heracross, but it was Amaura that was the Star of the fourth
gym. I was hoping he would evolve but he still needs three more levels. Charizard ended up getting the finishing blow on Ramos' Gogoat with a Drought boosted Flame Burst.

Also beforehand, I got Helioptile some levels fishing for Clamperl on Azure Bay. Grabbed the Deep Sea Tooth and Scale for the dex entries.

Current lineup:
Amaura - level 36
Charizard - level 39
Heracross - level 32
Helioptile - level 34
Floette - level 35
Malamar - level 34
 
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Pokefan_1987

#1 Biggest self proclaimed Rotom-Dex hater.
Recently got a few shinies including in a new playthrough...I know most legit trades a gone and its mostly bot servers although i'll never use them online since i'm not into online competitive pokemon gaming and in most cases i keep them for personal use.

However these have been really nice to look at or mixed results.
Mudkip (Purple is so weird on it.
Umbreon OMG those blue rings are so amazing
Aegislash Black and Red is incredible like with Charizard would be cool (got it 2 weeks ago when i was finishing my run...it was a big help against the last Team Flare Lysandre battles and the Elite 4)

Honorable mention
Torchic not shiny and not from a server but whoever names it KFC? thats just sad.
I brought it to the daycare to good old day-care breeder on route 7 to get a non-nicknamed one
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
Recently got a few shinies including in a new playthrough...I know most legit trades a gone and its mostly bot servers although i'll never use them online since i'm not into online competitive pokemon gaming and in most cases i keep them for personal use.

However these have been really nice to look at or mixed results.
Mudkip (Purple is so weird on it.
Umbreon OMG those blue rings are so amazing
Aegislash Black and Red is incredible like with Charizard would be cool (got it 2 weeks ago when i was finishing my run...it was a big help against the last Team Flare Lysandre battles and the Elite 4)

Honorable mention
Torchic it was not shiny and not from a server but whoever names it KFC? was just weird, i brought it to the daycare to get a non-nicknamed one)I
I named my Torchic Chick Norris :p
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
Back in the day I would name Wooper Thanks4Askin (referring to the song from the old South Park movie)
 

Diskidlol19

New Member
Back in the day I would name Wooper Thanks4Askin (referring to the song from the old South Park movie)
Hey idk if anyone here would even think about doing this but I have pokemon Y and I'm wondering if anyone was willing to play pokemon X with the name FetusPunch3r all the way up to getting Xerneas and trade it to me with me. I'll even trade any legendary Pokemon holding any item as long as it's reasonable
 

Pokefan_1987

#1 Biggest self proclaimed Rotom-Dex hater.
Just figured out i had unused poke miles never knowing what they did. Turns out they can buy you stuff. Among those things you can get from a butler in the southern boulevard pokecenter in lumiose city are Rare Candies.

I was angry that i was still 3 levels away from evolving Zweilous into Hydreigon after doing a Elite 4 run with Exp Boost lvl 3 and found out that those rare candies were 500 points each (i had 2018 points) I dashed right there to finish leveling it up to lvl 64. Now i can finally name it Ghidorah and the name will make sense.
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
After beating Ramos and being able to Fly, I'm going back and gathering some Living Pokedex filler. A lot of what I'm missing is from Hoenn through Kalos, and I'm filling in the gaps! I'll update once I can pull my Switch version of Home up. I wish the mobile version would tell me how many I still need. At least it lets me sort by registered and unregistered.
 

Pokefan_1987

#1 Biggest self proclaimed Rotom-Dex hater.
Just got a shiny Mew in a GTS trade, i put up a Articuno instead and luckily the modding servers like deadcns or piplup.net weren't online at the moment.

These are the stats

Mew
OT Trainer: Logan
Ball: Cherish Ball
Where: A lovely place

lvl 100
HP 404
Atk 236
Def 236
Sp. Atk 212
Sp. Def 321
Speed 244
Nature Careful
 

Vindicated30.6

Still salty at no Electric/Dark Luxray variant
I'm down to less than 40 for my living Pokedex! After that, I intend to finish story mode on the games I currently have and then shiny hunt! Jamming out to the "X and Y" rap by Adam WarRock and SuperCommuter on YouTube while I play!
 
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