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Old June 10th, 2015 (8:56 PM).
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Name: Phantomness
Game: Pokemon Red

My birthday is in June, so the team consists of:
Seaking
Shellder (will evolve to Cloyster)
Charizard
Magneton (my gray Pokemon)
And something on Route 6, opting not to pick a second fire Pokemon.
Watashi wa Phantomness desu. Hajimemamuke. Douzo yoroshiku. I created Championshipping (Lance x Ash/Red). My webpage is www.geocities.com/shadowphantomness. Fanfics galore + Lance shrine!
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Old June 13th, 2015 (1:48 PM).
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Ok this seems interesting, I'll give it a shot. My birthday is May 26, 1996 so the Pokedex says Barboach but can I evolve it into a Whiscash?

Name: Bgoldwax
Game: Sapphire
Team: Barboach/Whiscash, Sceptile, Flygon, Crobat, Gyrados, Camerupt (fire)
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Old July 22nd, 2015 (1:49 PM). Edited July 24th, 2015 by gummybuns.
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Name: gummybuns
Game: Pokemon 3d (fan game, but plays almost exactly like hgss plus has almost every pokemon up to gen 6)
Pokemon Team: Butterfree, Raticate, Bulbasaur, Glaceon, Umbreon, (first pokemon I find on route 1)


I have a quick question regarding the challenge, for the 3rd pokemon in your team, I got bulbasaur and im playing a gen 2 game, so there is no way I can get a Bulbasaur, ... what should I do? I forgot to add, that since its a fangame there is no way I can trade for it.
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Old August 8th, 2015 (4:46 AM).
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Name: Lord Cloud
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Pokemon Team: Shiftry, Exploud, Minun, Weezing, Aggron, Route 109
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Old August 8th, 2015 (10:41 AM).
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I'll try this challenge!My date of birth is 24-10-1994.
Name: Animedosa
Game: Firered
Team:
1) Tauros
2) Arbok
3) Caterpie
4) Aerodactyl
5) Cloyster
6) Route 10
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Old August 8th, 2015 (11:40 AM).
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Pokemon Team: Flygon, Shiftry, Weezing, Walrein, Dusclops, Route 112

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Old August 11th, 2015 (2:58 PM).
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Because the first three are directly calculable, I wrote a small program to look for cases where you'd get three of the same Pokemon. Some of the more interesting ones I found:

If you're born on January 3rd, 2005 and are playing RSE or ORAS, you're required to use three Swamperts.

If you were born on October 20th, 2010 and playing Gen II games, you have to use three Cleffa. I'm so sorry.

June 24th, 1966 gets you three Happiny if you're playing DPPt.
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Old November 6th, 2015 (4:51 PM).
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Is this thread still up and active? If so, I'd like to participate.
Completed Challenges
Spoiler:
Nuzlocke - X:
Monotype - X:
Monocolor - FireRed/HeartGold/Emerald:
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Old November 7th, 2015 (12:57 AM). Edited November 18th, 2015 by Leòmhann teine.
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Name: Obsideon
Game: Black
Team: Simipour, Alomoloma, Pidove (evolving to it's last form), Umbreon, Crygonal and whatever I catch on the route closest to the number 1.
Birthdate is 20th January 2001!
Really hope I did this right and can participate!

Sorry for taking so long to update was having to much fun playing the game.

Team:
Patrat
lvl: 6
Gender: female
Item: none
Nature: mild
Ability: keen eye
Moves: tackle, leer
Galewing(Pidove)
Lvl: 4
Gender: Female
Nature: Docile
Ability: big pecks
moves: gust, leer, quick attack
Item: none
Panpour
Lvl: 6
Gender: male
nature: jolly
ability: gluttony
moves: water gun, lick, fury swipes
item: none

Picked snivy so as to get panpour at striaton city. Went to route 1 and caught a patrat then went to the next town and boxed snivy. Battled and beat N with patrat (3v1 lol) continued on to striaton city and caught pidove along the way. Went threw the dream yard and lost to the second trainer there and came back with potions and beat her. Received panpour from trainer and then went back to striaton and beat chili with panpour. Saved the game and crashed.

Currently working on
Pokemon Guardian of the Sacred Temple


Shiny Pokemon I have caught: Rapidash (SS), Linoone (E), Spinda (E), Bibarel (Pt), Weedle (FR)

Hall of fame post: http://www.pokecommunity.com/showpos...16&postcount=8
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Old November 22nd, 2015 (4:05 PM).
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Ok let me see if I have this straight
This is confusing me

Spoiler:

My birthday is 12/03/98

1. Take the day you were born, and add it to the month and the last two digits of the year.
12+3=15
98+3=101


2. Take the day you were born and multiply it by the Generation* of game you are playing.
3*3=9

3. Take the month you were born in and multiply it by the Generation* of the game you are playing, squared.
98*3=264
2642=
86436 <--- what the hell? I have to divide this in half 9 times before I get something that is in Emerald. [86436/2=43218 43218/2=21609 21609/2=10804.5 10804.5/2=5402.25 5402.25/2=2701.125 2701.125/2=1350.5625 1350.5625/2=675.28125 675.28125/2=337.640625 337.640625/2=168.8203125 168.8203125≈169] I feel like I'm not supposed to have to do that.
OR
98*32=98*9=882 882/2=441 441/2=220.5 220.5
≈221 <---- Still feels like I shouldn't have to divide it that many times

Am I doing something wrong on this step? I read it two different ways and got two different choices.

4.
- a)If you were born in December, January or February, select an Ice type of your choice.
- b)If you were born in March, April or May, select a Grass type of your choice.
- c)If you were born in June, July or August, select a Fire type of your choice.
- d)If you were born in September, October or November, select a Rock type of your choice.
December

5.
- a)If you were born in December, January or February, select a Black Pokemon of your choice.
- b)If you were born in March, April or May, select a Yellow Pokemon of your choice.
- c)If you were born in June, July or August, select a Gray Pokemon of your choice.
- d)If you were born in September, October or November, select a Purple Pokemon of your choice.
December

6. The first Pokemon found on the route that corresponds to the month you were born in.

12 <--- Route 12 isn't in Emerald, what do I do?

I'm just a huge dunce when it comes to reading rules, so all of this is confusing me too much. I'd love to do the challenge, so please help me understand

"Eventually, my blades will find their way into your heart."
"To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world."
"Everybody wants to go to Heaven, but nobody wants to die.
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Old December 5th, 2015 (12:22 AM).
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Name: wildmanjesse
Game: Firered
Pokemon Team:
Was born on May 18th, 1996
1. Seaking
2. Pidgeot
3. Charmeleon
4. any grass type: Tangela? (because Tangela is the only pure grass type if I remember)
5. Hypno
6. Route 5: Hoping to catch a meowth
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Old December 22nd, 2015 (11:01 AM).
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So I have somehow managed to beat the elite four in one go only 3 srs and that was the psychic e4. And now I am grinding for N fight. I need my last pokemon and forgot that I can't get eevee until after I beat the game so can I ask for a different Pokemon this one will be Hydreigon?

Currently working on
Pokemon Guardian of the Sacred Temple


Shiny Pokemon I have caught: Rapidash (SS), Linoone (E), Spinda (E), Bibarel (Pt), Weedle (FR)

Hall of fame post: http://www.pokecommunity.com/showpos...16&postcount=8
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Old January 1st, 2016 (5:10 PM). Edited January 1st, 2016 by Pebblycone.
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So I completely forgot to do a starting sign up post for this when I first set it up, but I've just completed the challenge:

Username - Pebblycone
Game - Pokemon Ruby
Pokemon Team -
1. Skarmory
2. Shiftry
3. Weezing
4. Walrein
5. Claydol
6. Camerupt

This was a pretty fun first challenge for me, it allowed to use a pretty different set of pokemon then what I normally use. I think I might do this challenge for Firered as well in the future

Proof:
Completed Challenges: Date of Birth Challenge (Pokemon Ruby)



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Old 4 Weeks Ago (4:59 PM).
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Signing up.

Name: bjhovey (Gold)
Game: Pokemon Gold
Pokemon Team:
1. Lanturn
2. Ledyba
3. Scizor (due to no trading on the rom version I'll use scyther)
4. Onix (Rock Type)
5. Espeon (Purple)
6. Drowzee (Route 11)
I'll be hacking Ledyba in as my starter due to its Silver exclusiveness.

Updates:
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Old 4 Weeks Ago (10:41 PM).
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Ok let me see if I have this straight
This is confusing me

Spoiler:

My birthday is 12/03/98

1. Take the day you were born, and add it to the month and the last two digits of the year.
12+3=15
98+3=101


2. Take the day you were born and multiply it by the Generation* of game you are playing.
3*3=9

3. Take the month you were born in and multiply it by the Generation* of the game you are playing, squared.
98*3=264
2642=
86436 <--- what the hell? I have to divide this in half 9 times before I get something that is in Emerald. [86436/2=43218 43218/2=21609 21609/2=10804.5 10804.5/2=5402.25 5402.25/2=2701.125 2701.125/2=1350.5625 1350.5625/2=675.28125 675.28125/2=337.640625 337.640625/2=168.8203125 168.8203125≈169] I feel like I'm not supposed to have to do that.
OR
98*32=98*9=882 882/2=441 441/2=220.5 220.5
≈221 <---- Still feels like I shouldn't have to divide it that many times

Am I doing something wrong on this step? I read it two different ways and got two different choices.

4.
- a)If you were born in December, January or February, select an Ice type of your choice.
- b)If you were born in March, April or May, select a Grass type of your choice.
- c)If you were born in June, July or August, select a Fire type of your choice.
- d)If you were born in September, October or November, select a Rock type of your choice.
December

5.
- a)If you were born in December, January or February, select a Black Pokemon of your choice.
- b)If you were born in March, April or May, select a Yellow Pokemon of your choice.
- c)If you were born in June, July or August, select a Gray Pokemon of your choice.
- d)If you were born in September, October or November, select a Purple Pokemon of your choice.
December

6. The first Pokemon found on the route that corresponds to the month you were born in.

12 <--- Route 12 isn't in Emerald, what do I do?

I'm just a huge dunce when it comes to reading rules, so all of this is confusing me too much. I'd love to do the challenge, so please help me understand
so your birthday is December 3rd, 1998

Step 1. 3+12+98= 113 in Hoenn Regional Dex

Step 2. 3*3=9 in Regional Dex

Step 3. 12 * (3*3) = 108 in Regional Dex

Step 4. Choose an ice type

Step 5. Choose a Pokemon with the color black

Step 6. First Pokemon you find on ROute 112 is th only Pokemon you may try catching, don't catch, you're out of luck and will roll with 5 Pokemon instead

Thats how to do the challenge
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