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Old February 8th, 2013 (4:37 AM).
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Originally Posted by CloysterOyster View Post
I wonder the same thing. I also wonder why its a Normal-type move and not a Water-type move, seeing as water is needed to splash.
In the Japanese versions, the move has no connection to water and is called "Hop". Hence the Normal type. It was only translated as "Splash" because back then Magikarp was the only Pokémon to use it, so that worked.
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