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Old December 3rd, 2013 (07:36 PM).
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Join Date: Jun 2012
Gender: Male
Killed Palkia in DP without saving when I was like...7? Yeah 7 or 8.
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Pokémon Pearl (Ultimate Leader Challenge - Jasmine)
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Old December 3rd, 2013 (08:48 PM).
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Harmonious Fusion
there are no lovers, only destroyers
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Washington
Age: 20
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Not my fail, but a friend's. The most recent Pokemon game she had played was Platinum, and she really knew nothing about Generations V and VI. But after hearing about how awesome X and Y are, she decided to borrow another friend's copy of X last week. She was having a blast, especially since like, a third of the Pokemon she was encountering were completely new to her.

She was playing and Skyping with me at the same time, so she was a little distracted when she found a wild Swirlix. She told me how cute she thought it was, and I replied that I was planning to shiny hunt one. She asked what the shiny looked like, and by this time the wild Swirlix was long gone. I sent her a picture. She responded with profanity and tears, upon realizing that the one she just killed had been shiny.

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Old December 20th, 2013 (06:19 AM).
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Rintaro Tachibana
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Johto, Goldenrod
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
I kept looking for a pokemon (forgot which exactly) in my Diamond game. I had been doing this for a while so i just mainly looked at whatever pokemon before fleeing.

Then suddenly, a shiny budew appeared. I clicked run and that's when I fully processed that it was a shiny!
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Old December 22nd, 2013 (11:23 PM).
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Alluring Illusion
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Philippines
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
I remembered having to knockout the three lake guardians back in Platinum cause I need their seen Pokedex to go to the rest of the Battle areas. I knocked out both Uxie and Azelf but Mesprit was roaming so I could get it's seen without knocking it. After soem time I realized that I could have caught them w/o a Master Ball by using Dusk Balls. I felt very upset, and you know what I did, upon encountering Mesprit again, I decided to knock it out to put it out of it's misery (and also mine DX) I never managed to get my hands on any of the Lake Guardians up until B2W2.

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Full Name: Mithel "Myth" Celestia
Gender: Male
Hometown: Lacunosa Town
Trainer class: Ranger, Psychic, Deceiver*
Specializes in: Dark, Psychic-Types

*Deceiver (Japanese: 奇術師 Illusionist) is a type of trainer class who specializes in Illusions and deceptive tactics to take advantage of their opponents. They are tricksters and tend to disguise themselves as another trainer class to deceive challenging trainers, but soon break off of it as soon as they are found. They tend to use annoyer and stall tactics such as Embargo and Swagger along with bulky and fast Dark-types like Zoroark and Umbreon to give trainers a hard time during battle.
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Old December 23rd, 2013 (11:22 PM).
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Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: USA
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Calm
Quote originally posted by Talli:
When first played pokemon Yellow I could not get out of the house in pallet town.
I am SO glad that I am not the only person in the world to not be able to find their way out of the house. xD My first game was yellow, and I swear I was in that house forever trying to find a way out, I finally went and asked my older sister, who got Silver, how she got out of the house. xD I guess that is my biggest fail, I was 8 at the time.

Another fail wasn't really my fail, well I guess kind of, but I had let my little sister play on my pokemon game for a few minutes, I told her specifically "do not use my master ball, and do not save my game". That was on emerald. Guess what happens? She used my master ball on a freaking rattata, and then proceeds to save the game. So later on in the game, I'm not even exaggerating, I spent 2-3 weeks trying to catch Rayquaza. He would just break out of every ball I threw at him, I'd have to restart, try again, he would not stay in there. Finally caught him on vacation and screamed really loud. (I was around 11-12 at that time)

Those are the only ones I can really think of at the time, my memory does not serve me well.


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Old December 24th, 2013 (03:00 AM).
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Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Floaroma Town, Sinnoh
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Nature: Sassy
My biggest fail is in Y wherein I was walking in Terminus Cave coz I thought you had to go through there to reach Couriway Town and I got lost twice that I had to walk back to the entrance coz I dont have Escape Ropes and when I walk south of the cave in that Route, BAM, Couriway was there.

I literally facepalmed after that.
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Old December 24th, 2013 (09:38 AM).
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Lyoko Princess
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Wisconsin
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Nature: Careful
I left an Abra at the Day Care in Yellow so I wouldn't have to level it up. I completely forgot about it and ended up leaving it there until I went to put a Ponyta in. It grew sixty-eight levels while in the Day Care and I didn't have the money to take it back, so I just left it there and went to train Ponyta somewhere else.

More recently, I was playing X and was hatching Tyrunts so I could chain breed the Fang moves onto it. After almost thirty males, I finally got a female. I Wonder Traded away all thirty of my males, including an Adamant natured male that I really wanted to keep. To make matters worse, I got a crudely nicknamed Scatterbug in exchange for it that I released because of its nickname. It's against the rules to say the Scatterbug's nickname on this forum. I want my Tyrunt back...
All's fair in love, war and video games ~ LyokoGirl5000
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