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Old June 23rd, 2012 (07:15 PM).
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In terms of new Pokemon, I initially hate every single one. After a while, however, I end up liking most, if not all of them. Like with the Gen 5 Pokemon, I hated all of the starters. Now I love 'em all.

I guess in terms of appearance, I generally find myself liking cute and tough looking Pokemon such as Raichu, Whimsicott, Infernape, Arcanine, Druddigon...etc.

The only Pokemon I can honestly say that I will never like is Trubbish and Garbodor.
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Old June 29th, 2012 (07:03 AM).
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I've always been a huge fan of dark type Pokémon mainly due to their aesthetics. They just appeal to me and they seem very much like how I imagine traditional Pokémon to look like.

However, I don't actually dislike any of the available types within Pokémon world because they all have their own unique mannerisms and characteristics that distinguish one from the other. When it comes down to picking my favourite Pokémon, it's never due to their specific type, or typing, but more of sporadic personal features that may not appeal to others apart from myself.
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Old July 6th, 2012 (07:15 PM).
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I always liked the dragon and ghost type the awesomeness of the dragons and the ghosts always were creepy in a good way.Then again i like the lavender town theme sooooooooooooooo maybe im just VERY weird.
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Old July 8th, 2012 (04:11 PM).
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Guys I have to ask- is it weird that I buy exactly 10 Pokéballs every time I have to get more so that I can get a free Premier Ball? And even if I want to buy 50 I buy 10 at a time to get the most out of my money? Since then I get $1000 worth of free stuff as opposed to $200. And I just do this out of habit by now.
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Old July 8th, 2012 (04:19 PM).
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Actually that's not too bad of a strategy there Anna, gives you something nifty to fall back on if you're having trouble catching certain Pokemon imo. I did that myself a few days back when I went to go catch Dialga and Palkia in Platinum thankfully.
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Old July 8th, 2012 (04:35 PM).
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Oh good I'm not the only one. What about calculating value for money on all the Potions and what have you to see which one is the best deal and then only ever buying that?
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Old July 8th, 2012 (09:00 PM).
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I do that for Repels, but only because I unintentionally found out about the dollar/step cost of each one. Ever since I learned that Super Repels were most economical, I can never force myself to buy Max Repels anymore.

For Potions, I typically just buy items which can heal around the same amount as my team's average HP. It's a little bit more finicky with those, since you also have to take into account how much damage you'll be healing and such.
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Old July 8th, 2012 (09:06 PM).
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I only buy Dusk Balls and Ultra Balls hahah. >_o I usually play games at night so the Dusk Ball is the absolute best for me.
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Old July 10th, 2012 (04:18 PM).
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I just buy the strongest (or the cheapest) Pokeball available and that's it '
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Old July 10th, 2012 (04:28 PM).
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I usually buy Ultra, Dusk or Quick Balls, seeing as the are generally the most effective for me. Although I have been buying Repeat Balls recently too, as I've finished the Pokédex.
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Old July 10th, 2012 (05:02 PM).
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HAHA MONEY MANAGEMENT IS FOR LOOOOOOZRS

I just buy whatever I fancy :3 there's no logic to my purchases, as is the case with me in real life.
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Old July 10th, 2012 (06:55 PM).
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HAHA MONEY MANAGEMENT IS FOR LOOOOOOZRS

I just buy whatever I fancy :3 there's no logic to my purchases, as is the case with me in real life.
This is generally the case for me too, but when the moeny's tight you get a bit of management in you ...
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Old July 10th, 2012 (06:56 PM).
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People have tight money in a Pokemon game? I always have hundreds of thousands lying around that I never use.
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Old July 10th, 2012 (07:37 PM).
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People have tight money in a Pokemon game? I always have hundreds of thousands lying around that I never use.
I tend to have a tendence to buy too much stuff ...
And you can't get money from random battles
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Old July 11th, 2012 (06:43 AM).
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Guys I have to ask- is it weird that I buy exactly 10 Pokéballs every time I have to get more so that I can get a free Premier Ball? And even if I want to buy 50 I buy 10 at a time to get the most out of my money? Since then I get $1000 worth of free stuff as opposed to $200. And I just do this out of habit by now.
No, it isn't! I do that all the time! ^^ Sometimes I even do it just for the sake of getting the Premier Ball. I do think it has an awesome design. :)

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I tend to have a tendency to buy too much stuff ...
And you can't get money from random battles :(
You can get quite a sum of money from spamming the Elite 4 with one party member holding an Amulet Coin. :D
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Old July 11th, 2012 (07:02 AM).
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You can get quite a sum of money from spamming the Elite 4 with one party member holding an Amulet Coin. :D
Really, I didn't know that ...
But either way, I don't really have any save done anymore '
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Old July 11th, 2012 (09:22 AM).
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Haha I've always got a ton of money. Even when I totally forget about the Amulet Coin. I just am ridiculously thrifty for no reason and almost never buy anything. Actually tbh I think that kind of behaviour started when I was always out of money in Final Fantasy Tactics and then just carried over into Pokémon. xD;
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Old July 11th, 2012 (09:26 AM).
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Ugh dear PGen friends please tell me why I'm so terrible at Mystery Dungeon. :(
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Old July 11th, 2012 (09:33 AM).
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Because PMD is actually kind of difficult? Idk I've always sucked at it. :x
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Old July 11th, 2012 (10:13 AM).
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Probably because it can be hard to grind your levels up because the game keeps making you advance further into the story.
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Old July 11th, 2012 (10:15 AM).
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Ugh dear PGen friends please tell me why I'm so terrible at Mystery Dungeon.
Because if one guy dies, you have to abort the whole mission?
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Old July 11th, 2012 (10:29 AM).
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If I find out a certain dungeon is going to be hard, I just store all my valuables (and money, if possiblies) and then keep on dying and gaining power until I can finally beat it. Same goes for boss battles :3 That's how I beat Temporal Tower, you know.

Also, on a side note...who else is compulsive about storing Reviver Seeds? I swear I have two pages of them stored in Storage.
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Old July 11th, 2012 (10:55 AM).
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But...I'm only on the third mission...;___;
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Old July 11th, 2012 (11:04 AM).
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Mt. Bristle can be hard too...

Starly can get to ya if you have a grass type.
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Old July 11th, 2012 (11:07 AM).
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Okay maybe not the third mission? Also I'm playing one of the first ones I think. I have to fight a Skarmory to save...something haha.
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