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Old January 26th, 2013 (06:38 AM). Edited January 26th, 2013 by BLockwood.
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Old January 26th, 2013 (11:10 PM).
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Now to begin the (mostly) third gyms. This didn't take long.

~27/1/13~
-Arrived at Vermilion
-Battled Trainers to the Right
-Boarded S.S Anne
-VS Rival Pepsi
--VS Pidgeotto: Fury Attack(x2) w/ Grump
--VS Kadabra: Twineedle w/ Grump
--VS Raticate: Brick Break w/ Grump
--VS Wartortle: Bullet Seed(x2) w/ Dante
-Obtained Cut
-Traveled and Recieved Flash
-VS Leader Lt. Surge
--VS Voltorb: Confusion(x2) w/ Renee
--VS Pikachu: Dig w/ Dante
--VS Raichu: Brick Break & Twineedle w/ Grump
-Obtained Thunder Badge

Team:

Renee [BUTTERFREE] Lv26 (F)
HP:76/ATK:33/DEF:37/Sp.A:51/Sp.D:44/SPD:51
Rash Nature @None
CompoundEyes
-Tackle
-Sleep Powder
-PoisonPowder
-Confusion

Grump [BEEDRILL] Lv26 (M)
HP:78/ATK:52/DEF:33/Sp.A:27/Sp.D:49/SPD:55
Adamant Nature @None
Swarm
-Poison Sting
-Twineedle
-Brick Break
-Fury Attack

Dante [PARASECT] Lv26 (M)
HP:72/ATK:60/DEF:48/Sp.A:39/Sp.D:52/SPD:23
Sassy Nature @Nature
Effect Spore
-Secret Power
-Dig
-Bullet Seed
-Leech Life

Next up is beating Chuck in HeartGold.
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Old January 27th, 2013 (01:15 AM).
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Final Update #4 on Yellow:

Spoiler:
Got the secret key from Pokemon Mansion.
vs : Difficulty: 0/5
*Surf works wonder.
Used Fly to reach Viridian.
vs : Difficulty: 1/5
* used Sleep Powder+Psychic/Solar Beam on his first four pokemons and murdered Rhydon with Surf.
Defeated Rival.
Got through Victory Road to reach Indigo Plateau.
Used all my Rare Candies and bought some items.
vs Elite Four:
Lorelie: swept with Sleep Powder+Solar Beam.
Bruno: swept again with Solar Beam/Psychic.
Agatha: used Psychic on all but her last Gengar who was murdered by .
Lance: used Ice Beam on Dragons, Thunderbolt on his Gyarados and Surf on Aero.
Rival: Took efforts from my whole team.

MVP: LVP:


My final team:

Spoiler:
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Old January 27th, 2013 (03:00 AM).
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Okay, first update on my grass-monotype run through HG (got three badges):
Spoiler:

-Named myself "wave," as always. Set style, because I like the extra challenge.
-Chose Chikorita (obviously?). Got to like Level 9 before battling rival CHEDR, just from natural story progression.
-Got Bellsprout east of Violet.
-Reached Violet.
-Got Hoppip south of Violet.
-Went through Sprout Tower. I believe Hoppip learned Tackle here.
-Violet Gym: Falkner wasn't so bad, actually. Pidgey was not much of a problem. PoisonPowder/Synthesis was my main strategy against Pidgeotto. Roost was annoying, but it made it so that Razor Leaf was at normal effectiveness. No one fainted, and we got the Zephyr Badge!
-Went through Union Cave and made it to Azalea.
-Got Oddish from Ilex Forest.
-Did the Slowpoke Well stuff.
-Was thinking about maybe getting a Paras, so tried to go back to Ilex Forest. But...
-Rival ambush! Gastly Cursed itself to oblivion. His Quilava destroyed my team. >_< Darn Blaze...
-Decided to do him later, so beat all the trainers in Azalea Gym.
-Bugsy was a major problem. That Scyther is ridiculous! Sitrus Berry and Super Potion...
-But I got some level-ups in there, so maybe rival first? Beat rival. His Gastly trapped my Hoppip with Mean Look and Curse, while Tackle was my only attacking move. That's the thing I remember most from that battle.
-Did the Farfetch'd thing. Got Cut and a Paras.
-Back to Bugsy. Lost. Super Potion was used on Kakuna this time, though.
-Rematch with Bugsy once again. And in a very, very close battle, got the Hive Badge! :D PoisonPowder on Scyther, and stalled it out. The one extra turn of poison gained from having an additional party member was definitely needed!
-Went through Ilex Forest and reached Goldenrod.
-Got Sunkern from the National Park. A party of six already!?
-Did all the Goldenrod stuff and beat all trainers in the vicinity.
-Whitney! Actually not so bad, especially when compared to the Bugsy battles. ^-^ Sunkern's Leech Seed (which is like my most favorite move ever) was mega-useful on Miltank. With Reflect, that Miltank couldn't touch my Chikorita. Though, that Attract... And two Super Potions... Ah well, it went well enough. We won the Plain Badge, after all. And Chikorita evolved at the end of that battle (I was waiting for Magical Leaf). ^-^


The team so far:
Spoiler:


Chicory (Bayleef), Male, Lv. 20
Bold, Proud of its power
@Miracle Seed
Overgrow
-Magical Leaf
-Reflect
-PoisonPowder
-Synthesis


Ginger (Bellsprout), Female, Lv. 19
Docile, Likes to run
@nothing
Chlorophyll
-Vine Whip
-Sleep Powder
-Cut
-Stun Spore


Anise (Hoppip), Female, Lv. 19
Modest, Somewhat vain
@nothing
Chlorophyll
-Headbutt
-Synthesis
-Sleep Powder
-Tail Whip


Thyme (Oddish), Male, Lv. 19
Lonely, Loves to eat
@Poison Barb
Chlorophyll
-Acid
-Sleep Powder
-Absorb
-Sweet Scent


Clove (Paras), Female, Lv. 18
Jolly, Mischievous
@Soothe Bell
Dry Skin
-Rock Smash
-Leech Life
-Spore
-Scratch


Cilantro (Sunkern), male, Lv. 19
Hasty, Strong willed
@Quick Claw
Chlorophyll
-Mega Drain
-Growth
-Leech Seed
-GrassWhistle
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Old January 27th, 2013 (04:34 AM).
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Fire Red Normal Monotype Challenge Update #7
~ ~
Progress:
Spoiler:

-Arrived at One Island (I love these islands!!)
-Obtained the Tri-Pass
-Explored One, Two and Three Island and defeated the trainers there
-Obtained Hm06 ROCK SMASH
-Taught Krabby ROCK SMASH
-Returned to Cinnabar Island
-Arrived at Viridian Gym
-Taught Wigglytuff REFLECT
-Defeated Giovanni. Difficulty: 1/5
-Taught Kangaskhan EARTHQUAKE
-Headed towards Victory Road
-Defeated Blue. Difficulty: 2/5
~~
Badges: 8/8

~~
The Team:
Spoiler:

Pidgeot "Hayden" Lvl47
Clefable "Emily" Lvl48
Wigglytuff "Kaitlin" Lvl48
Kangaskhan "Tara" Lvl48
Snorlax "Isaac" Lvl47
Krabby "Owen" Lvl5 (HM Slave)

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Pictures:
Spoiler:



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Old January 27th, 2013 (11:00 AM).
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Sorry, no silly snark or sarcasm this time... and still no pictures either. Ah well...

- Saved Mr. Briney
- Defeated Brendan
- Went to Dewford Town
- Immediately set off for Granite Cave
- Level grinded Nincadas, Jimbo evolved into Ninjask and Shedinja
- Put Jimbo the Ninjask into PC
- Caught a female Sableye, named it Bijou (French name meaning Jewel)
- Delivered package to Steven
- Defeated Brawly, didn't even need to use Shedinja, used Bijou for Makuhita alone.
- Went to Slateport

Current team:

Reggie the Male Nincada, Lv. 16
CompundEyes
Fury Swipes
Harden
Leech Life
Sand Attack

Margie the Female Nincada, Lv. 13
CompoundEyes
Scratch
Harden
Leech Life
Sand Attack

Bijou the Female Sableye, Lv. 18
Wonder Guard (Yeah I wish) Keen Eye
Astonish
Fury Swipes
Foresight
Night Shade

Jimbodini the Shedinja, Lv. 20
Wonder Guard
Cut
Double Team
Screech
Fury Cutter

Badges: 2/8

Next objective: Level Reggie and Margie up to 20 so I have an actual all ghost team, sort out Museum quest, head to Mauville. (Also fix signature update because I did it wrong.)
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Old January 27th, 2013 (11:34 AM). Edited January 27th, 2013 by Gzomyndzor.
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Fire Red Normal Monotype Challenge Update #8

My final update! Read the spoiler for details and proof of my victory ^-^ !

~ ~
Progress:
Spoiler:

-Entered Victory Road
-Arrived at the Indigo Plateau
-Began grinding on trainers at Kindle Path in preparation for the Elite Four
-Team levels upon entering the Elite Four:
Pidgeot "Hayden" Lvl56
Clefable "Emily" Lvl56
Wigglytuff "Kaitlin" Lvl56
Kangaskhan "Tara" Lvl57
Snorlax "Isaac" Lvl56

-Defeated Lorelei. Difficulty: 2/5
-Defeated Bruno. Difficulty: 3/5
-Defeated Agatha. Difficulty: 4/5
-Defeated Lance. Difficulty: 2/5
-Defeated Champion Blue. Difficulty: 3/5

That's it! I am now the Champion - my quest is over. I have also completed my very first monotype challenge!

The final images, proof of my achievement and also to immortalise my amazing team.







N.B I am not actually called Lauren/a female in real life It's an inside joke with some friends.
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Old January 27th, 2013 (12:26 PM). Edited January 27th, 2013 by The Sceptile King.
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Hey guys, i'm working on my psychic UMC but, every time i shut down VBA it looses the save, so im doing it all in one run!

I'll update every Gym


Update 1 :

-Chose Bulbasaur
-Named him Aaron
-Lost to my rival ):
-got the special poke ball
-delivered it
-got the pokedex
-got the town map contrary to what my rival said
-Grinded due to viridian forest's toughness
-Finished up at level 9 just from route 1 'Cause I'm a boss!
-Watched man catch a weedle
-Entered the forest
-Battled Bug Catcher Rick
-Leveled Up to lvl 10
-Battled another Bug Catcher
-Healed Aaron
-Battled Bug Catcher Sammie
-Exited the forest
-Went straight to the Gym
-Battled Camper Liam
-Aaron leveled up to LVL 13
-Challenged Brock
-OHKO'd both of his pokemon

TEAM:

Aaron Lvl 14
Bulbasaur

-Tackle
-Growl
-Leech Seed
-Vine Whip


Update 2:

-Got dem running Shoes
-Aaron learned sleep powder
-Aaron leveled up to 16, but whited out in the same batle
-Battled wild pokemon to evolve him
-realised it didnt work
-kept batteling
-went through a barrage of trainers
-Aaron evolved
-healed in the pokecenter
-went to mt. Moon
-whited out again
-leveled to 19
-whited out again
-leveled to 20
-leveled to 21
-obtained the helix fosssil
- exited mt moon
-entered cerulean city
-obtained rare candy
-entered the gym
-beat staryu and starmie easily
-beat misty

Team

Aaron (M)
Lvl 23
Bulbasaur

-Tackle
-sleep powder
-leech seed
-razor leaf

UPDATE 3:

-Beat my rival with ease (surprisingly, i guess sleep powder is awesome!)
-took on the nugget bridge
-after 120000000000 hours i found an abra i fought
-nicknamed her Lucy
-Took on the trainer maze
-used rare candy on Lucy
-Lucy Evolved
-Lucy learned confusion
-that was the last we heard of from aaron
-went to vermillion
-caught drowse
-named him chris
-grinded chris up
-lucy leveled to 21!
-Chris learned headbutt
-Battled my rival on the SS.Anne
-Lucy learned recover
-taught Aaron Cut
-went into the Gym (Lt. Surge)
-Challenged Lt. Surge
-Chris fainted in the battle
-Lucy tanked the battle for Chris
-I beat Lt. Surge

TEAM:

Chris (M)
Drowsee
lvl 22
Headbutt
Hypnosis
Poison Gas
Confusion

Lucy (F)
Kadabra
lvl 26
Recover
Confusion
Disable
Psybeam

Slave:
Aaron Ivysaur lvl 27
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Old January 27th, 2013 (08:37 PM).
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OHMIGOSH. I did it. I finally finished that accursed bug monotype. Had to grind against the E4 in order to get decent exp but I still got pissed off at the rate of exp grind and death so I ended up slapping an exp. share onto Armaldo so it could hoard exp. Since it was my MVP and all. The others did well though. Except for maybe Beautifly. Darn Beautifly.

Drake gave me the most problems, so I had to hatch a plan to beat him. After a couple of tries, I finally managed to Baton Pass 2 Double Teams, 4 Speed Boosts, and 2 Swords Dance to Armaldo. Okay, I was playing chicken, but it worked. Armaldo was now fast and strong enough to OHKO everything except for Flygon. Meh, Flygon. Armaldo managed to get a boost from AncientPower too. Heh.

I did the same thing with Wallace too, except with less boosts. Wailord was getting dangerous. This time, the problem was that Armaldo didn't have any moves left but Metal Cla.... oh. Shoot. I forgot about Slash's existence. Meh, too late now. Powered through everything but Whiscash who managed to kill my Armaldo. I had to do a lot of swapping between attacking, throwing up Light Screen and reviving the dead before I could kill the stupid thing, because Wallace used FOUR full restores on the thing. Bleh.

Final team:
Spoiler:
Beautifly Lv. 58
Giga Drain|Morning Sun|Silver Wind|Shadow Ball

Ninjask Lv. 58
Slash|Baton Pass|Double Team|Swords Dance

Dustox Lv. 58
Psybeam|Light Screen|Silver Wind|Moonlight

Armaldo Lv. 67 (You read that right.)
Earthquake|Metal Claw|Slash|AncientPower


Oh. And I started a flying monotype on FireRed. I'LL GET THE NORMAL RUN DONE EVENTUALLY! /flees
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Old January 27th, 2013 (08:37 PM).
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I finished all of my games, I had a lot of fun with fire types, but I will never try to beat Crasher Wake with a fire type EVER AGAIN.

I'm too lazy to put much detail, also it would be a huge post, so I'm just going to post my final teams for each game.

Platinum:
Spoiler:

Infernape Lv.59
- Flamethrower
- Brick Break
- Rock Slide
- Poison Jab


Magmortar Lv.61
- Flamethrower
- Thunderbolt
- Psychic
- Focus Blast


Houndoom Lv.58
- Flamethrower
- Shadow Ball
- Sludge Bomb
- Dark Pulse


Flareon Lv.60
- Fire Fang
- Dig
- Return
- Iron Tail


Black(After beating Alder):
Spoiler:

Emboar Lv.75
- Flare Blitz
- Poison Jab
- Brick Break
- Rock Slide


Darmanitan Lv.75
- Fire Punch
- Brick Break
- Dig
- Rock Slide


Chandelure Lv.76
- Shadow Ball
- Fire Blast
- Hyper Beam
- Solarbeam


Crystal:
Spoiler:

Typhlosion Lv.68
- Flamethrower
- Thunderpunch
- Fury Cutter(this can be way more helpful than you would think)
- Iron Tail


Arcanine Lv.67
- Flamethrower
- Dragonbreath
- Dig
- Extremespeed


*SHINY* Magmar Lv. 68
- Fire Punch
- Thunderpunch
- Strength
- Dizzy Punch


Also, to NecrumWarrior, I am expecting a SuperCard DSTWO in a few days, and they can play GBA games, so can you add Emerald to my challenger list thingy when you update again, I'll do Emerald when my Supercard comes in the mail. Thanks in advance. :D
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Old January 27th, 2013 (11:45 PM).
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And so I defeated Chuck. Took a while to write this since I had to wait a few hours until my sister stopped using the laptop.

~27/1/13~
-Traveled West
-Talked with Baoba
-Arrived at Olivine City
-Climbed the Lighthouse
-Talked with Jasmine
-Saved near the Ocean Routes

~28/1/13~
-Pulled out Totodile & Used it for Surf
-VS Trainer Eusine
--VS Drowzee: Silver Wind(x2) w/ Row
--VS Electrode: Dig(x2) w/ Timelord
--VS Haunter: Psybeam w/ Row
-VS Leader Chuck
--VS Primeape: Aerial Ace(x2) w/ Ceefore
--VS Poliwhirl: Wing Attack(x4) w/ Erza
-Obtained the Storm Badge

Team:

Row [BUTTERFREE] Lv30 (F)
HP:78/ATK:39/DEF:49/Sp.A:61/Sp.D:56/SPD:50
Relaxed Nature @Charti Berry
CompoundEyes
-Gust
-Sleep Powder
-Silver Wind
-Psybeam

Timelord [ARIADOS] Lv30 (M)
HP:87/ATK:62/DEF:53/Sp.A:50/Sp.D:52/SPD:39
Calm Nature @Soothe Bell
Insomnia
-Dig
-Leech Life
-Night Shade
-Sucker Punch

Ceefore [HERACROSS] Lv29 (F)
HP:92/ATK:85/DEF:53/Sp.A:32/Sp.D:63/SPD:70
Jolly Nature @Charti Berry
Swarm
-Shadow Claw
-Rock Tomb
-Aerial Ace
-Brick Break

Erza [SCIZOR] Lv29 (F)
HP:92/ATK:89/DEF:71/Sp.A:42/Sp.D:67/SPD:42
Sassy Nature @Charti Berry
Technician
-Pursuit
-Wing Attack
-U-Turn
-Metal Claw

Suzy [YANMA] Lv29 (F)
HP:82/ATK:49/DEF:28/Sp.A:63/Sp.D:38/SPD:67
Mild Nature @Charti Berry
Speed Boost
-Detect
-Shadow Ball
-Uproar
-Roost

Next I play Sapphire and beat Watt
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Old January 28th, 2013 (07:20 AM).
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I'm currently traveling and living the life of a backpacker/tourist in various countries, so the time I have to play Pokémon is a bit limited - anyway, here follows the second update of my Flying-type Ultimate Monotype Challenge!

After making it through Viridian Forest with ease, (Spearow, you go girl) I trained Charmander up till the point where he learns Metal Claw, thinking that would be enough to take down Brock. Boy, was I wrong. I challenged him twice and lost horribly, thanks to his Rock Tomb. I proceeded to evolve Charmander, but still no success. It wasn't until then I figured I'd have to adjust my strategy - so I tried again, and this time on, I focused on lowering Onix' attack, so his Rock Tombs would be weakened, and Charmeleon was actually able to survive several hits, before eventually taking him out with Metal Claw.
Lesson learned: I've never had this much trouble with Brock, and I took the victory for granted. I will (hopefully) never make the same mistake again. Okay, well, I probably will.

Team so far:


Charmeleon // Male // Modest // Blaze
Lv. 17
- Ember
- Growl
- Scratch
- Metal Claw


Butterfree // Female // Modest // Compoundeyes
Lv. 11
- Tackle
- String Shot
- Harden
- Confusion


Spearow // Female // Adamant // Keen Eye
Lv. 10
- Peck
- Growl
- Leer
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Old January 28th, 2013 (09:31 AM).
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Took a break from the current wifi tournament and progressed a bit on my water monotype challenge (firered)
Spoiler:
-Got my bike, finally :D
-Went through the cycling road and my Horsea evolved into Seadra.
-Arrived to Fuschia and going to the Safari zone, to catch some more water types
-Caught a Seaking (lol, one of my least favorite pogeymans)
-And a Goldeen too. Just because.
-Got a Psyduck. YAY!
-Got surf and put it on Seadra.
-Got strength and taught it to Gyarados. Byebye Tackle xD
-Got the good rod and went back to the safari zone to catch a Poliwag.
-Beat Koga and Seadra got a few levels.
-Flew to Pallet and surfed south to Cinnabar. Caught a Tentacool on my way there.
-That awkward moment when you realize you should have picked LeafGreen instead of FireRed because of... Staryu and Slowpoke.
-Got to Cinnabar and got Kabuto.
-Trained the kabuto a bit in the seas east of Cinnabar
-Went to the mansion to train it a bit more. Damn those pursuit raticates.
-Almost at Kabutops, I got the Secret Key and got to the Gym. Should be easy.
-Got the Volcano Badge
-Went to the three islands and decided to surf. Got to mount ember and there my kabuto evolved into kabutops.
-Finished the miniquest and now I'll be heading to Saffron City... Once I figure out how to get there, that is...


New badges (6/8)


Buddies:


(that sad moment when you realize that you don't get waterfall until after the elite 4)
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Old January 28th, 2013 (02:56 PM). Edited January 28th, 2013 by Moza.
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Type: Grass
Challenge: Single
Game(s): Diamond

Part 1:

Walked into the tall grass; got attacked by a Starly. Picked up my Turtwig.

Got to Sandgem town, Rowan allowed me to keep my precious Turtwig.
Got the Pokedex
Found Mark (my rival) and gave him the parcel.

Current team:



Tackle
Withdrawl
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Old January 28th, 2013 (03:44 PM).
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Hi everyone! Right now I'm working on patches for FireRed which when finished, will make Monotype runs simpler, a little more difficult and more interesting. Anyway...

Username: Crystar500
Type: Fire
Challenge: Single
Game: Black
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Old January 28th, 2013 (05:00 PM).
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Old January 28th, 2013 (08:33 PM).
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And it's time for update number four on my Ground UMC! I'm really enjoying this challenge, and I look forward to my next update!

LeafGreen
Spoiler:
- Chose Bulbasaur as my starter
- Delivered Oak's parcel
- Went through Viridian Forest to Pewter City
- Defeated Brock
- Caught Geodude in Mt. Moon
- Trained Geodude while searching for NidoranM
- Caught NidoranM
- Went through Mt. Moon
- NidoranM evolved into Nidorino
- Caught Sandshrew
- Arrived in Cerulean City
- Defeated my rival
- Evolved Nidorino on Route 24
- Evolved Sandshrew on Route 25
- Saved Bill and got the S.S. Ticket
- Defeated Misty
- Traveled to Vermilion City
- Boarded the S.S. Anne
- Defeated my rival
- Evolved Geodude
- Got HM01 Cut
- Evolved Graveler
- Caught Diglett
- Evolved Diglett
- Defeated Lt. Surge

- Traveled back to Cerulean City
- Received the bike
- Traveled to Lavender Town
- Traveled to Celadon City
- Defeated Erika

Team:
Golem / lv31 / Tackle, Magnitude, Rollout, Rock Throw
Nidoking / lv31 / Horn Attack, Peck, Thrash, Double Kick
Sandslash / lv31 / Scratch, Slash, Sand-Attack, Poison Sting
Dugtrio / lv31 / Mud-Slap, Magnitude, Dig, Fury Swipes

HeartGold
Spoiler:
- Chose Chikorita as my starter
- Did the Mr. Pokemon quest
- Caught Geodude
- Traveled to Violet City
- Went through Sprout Tower
- Defeated Falkner
- Got HM06 Rock Smash
- Caught Wooper
- Caught Onix
- Traveled through Union Cave to Azalea Town
- Defeated Team Rocket at the Slowpoke Well
- Defeated Bugsy
- Defeated my rival
- Traversed through Ilex Forest
- Evolved Wooper
- Arrived in Goldenrod City
- Went north to Route 35 and caught NidoranM
- Evolved NidoranM
- Defeated Whitney
- Traveled to Ecruteak City
- Got HM03 Surf
- Defeated my rival
- Caught a Magnemite holding a Metal Coat and evolved Onix
- Evolved Geodude twice
- Defeated Morty
- Went to the Ruins of Alph to get a Moon Stone
- Evolved Nidorino
- Traveled to Olivine
- Climbed to the top of the Lighthouse
- Traveled to Cianwood
- Defeated Chuck
- Got HM02 Fly
- Flew to Olivine
- Defeated Jasmine

- Flew to Ecruteak City
- Traveled east and got HM04 Strength
- Surfed across the route and arrived in Mahogany Town
- Went north to Lake of Rage and defeated the Red Gyarados
- Flew to Cherrygrove and went north to Mr. Pokemon's house
- Traded the Red Scale for an Exp. Share
- Flew back to Mahogany Town
- Entered the Team Rocket Headquarters
- Defeated Team Rocket
- Got HM05 Whirlpool
- Defeated Pryce
- Flew to Goldenrod
- Defeated Team Rocket in the Goldenrod Underground and Radio Tower
- Flew to Mahogany Town
- Went east to enter the Ice Path
- Caught Swinub
- Evolved Swinub
- Traveled through the Ice Path to get to Mahogany Town
- Got HM07 Waterfall
- Flew to Violet City and went south to get the Heart Scale on Route 32
- Flew back to Mahogany and taught Piloswine AncientPower
- Evolved Piloswine
- Defeated Clair
- Went to the Dragon's Den and received my badge

Team:
Golem / lv38 / Headbutt, Earthquake, Magnitude, Rock Blast
Quagsire / lv38 / Surf, Headbutt, Earthquake, Mud Shot
Steelix / lv38 / Headbutt, Rock Tomb, Dragonbreath, Rock Throw
Nidoking / lv38 / Thrash, Peck, Double Kick, Whirlpool
Mamoswine / lv39 / AncientPower, Ice Shard, Icy Wind, Mud Bomb

Ruby
Spoiler:
- Chose Mudkip as my starter
- Defeated May
- Traveled to Petalburg City
- Traveled through Petalburg Woods to Rustboro City
- Got HM01 Cut
- Defeated Roxanne
- Mudkip evolved into Marshtomp
- Saved Peeko and sailed to Dewford Town
- Defeated Brawly
- Got HM05 Flash
- Delivered Steven's Letter
- Sailed to Slateport
- Delivered the Devon Goods
- Defeated May
- Arrived in Mauville
- Got HM06 Rock Smash
- Defeated Wally
- Defeated Watson

- Went north to Route 112
- Caught Numel
- Went back to Mauville
- Traveled to Verdanturf Town
- Reunited the couple in Rusturf Tunnel
- Got HM04 Strength
- Traveled back to Mauville
- Defeated the Winstrates
- Traveled through the Fiery Path to Fallarbor Town
- Ran into Team Magma in Meteor Falls
- Exited south and arrived in Rustboro City
- Traveled through Verdanturf Town to Mauville
- Numel evolved into Camerupt
- Went to the top of Mt. Chimney
- Defeated Team Magma Maxie
- Went south to Lavaridge Town
- Defeated Flannery

Team:
Marshtomp / lv34 / Tackle, Mud Shot, Rock Tomb, Water Gun
Camerupt / lv34 / Rock Slide, Tackle, Ember, Magnitude

Platinum
Spoiler:
- Chose Turtwig as my starter
- Defeated Barry
- Traveled to Jubilife City and got the Poketch
- Defeated Barry
- Traveled to Orburgh City
- Got HM06 Rock Smash
- Defeated Roark
- Turtwig evolved
- Traveled to Floaroma Town
- Defeated Team Galactic at the Valley Windworks
- Traveled through Eterna Forest and arrived in Eterna
- Got HM01 Cut
- Defeated Gardenia
- Went to the Galactic Building and defeated Jupiter
- Caught Gligar
- Caught Gible
- Gible evolved
- Grotle evolved
- Traveled through Mt. Coronet to Hearthome
- Defeated Fantina

- Defeated my rival
- Traveled to Solaceon Town
- Entered the Solaceon Ruins
- Got HM05 Defog
- Traveled to Veilstone
- Went south to Route 214
- Found a Razor Fang
- Caught Rhyhorn
- Gligar evolved into Gliscor
- Defeated Maylene

Team:
Torterra / lv36 / Earthquake, Bite, Mega Drain, Razor Leaf
Gliscor / lv36 / Faint Attack, Fury Cutter, Slash, Quick Attack
Gabite / lv35 / Dragon Claw, Dragon Rage, Slash, Take Down
Rhyhorn / lv35 / Rock Blast, Stomp, Fury Attack, Take Down

Black
Spoiler:
- Chose Snivy as my starter
- Defeated Bianca and Cheren
- Traveled to Accumula Town
- Defeated N
- Defeated Biance
- Traveled to Straiton City
- Went to the Dreamyard to get Panpour so I wouldn't have to waste my time grinding for Chili
- Defeated Cheren
- Defeated Chili
- Got HM01 Cut
- Defeated Plasma at the Dreamyard and Wellspring Cave
- Caught Drilbur
- Traveled to Nacrene City
- Went to the Pinwheel Forest Entrance and caught Tympole
- Defeated N
- Defeated Lenora
- Defeated Team Plasma in Pinwheel Forest
- Crossed Skyarrow Bridge and arrived in Castelia
- Went to Route 4 and caught Sandile
- Tympole evolved
- Defeated Burgh

- Defeated Bianca
- Defeated Cheren
- Sandile evolved into Krokorok
- Traveled to Nimbasa
- Saved the Daycare man and got the bike
- Got HM04 Strength
- Defeated N
- Defeated Elesa
- Drilbur evolved into Excadrill
- Defeated Cheren
- Traveled to Driftveil
- Defeated Team Plasma in the Cold Storage
- Defeated Clay

Team:
Excadrill / lv34 / Metal Claw, Dig, Rock Slide, Slash
Palpitoad / lv35 / Uproar, Muddy Water, BubbleBeam, Mud Shot
Krokorok / lv34 / Crunch, Strength, Dig, Assurance

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Old January 29th, 2013 (10:32 AM).
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this seems interesting. i'll sign up.

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Type: water
Challenge: single
Game: diamond

i just have two questions, i don't have all the games necessarily to visit every region but when i do, could i turn this into an ultimate challenge? also, are emulators allowed? or does it have to be the real game?
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Old January 29th, 2013 (03:58 PM).
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Quote originally posted by roosterman:
i just have two questions, i don't have all the games necessarily to visit every region but when i do, could i turn this into an ultimate challenge? also, are emulators allowed? or does it have to be the real game?
Yes, you may change any single challenge to an ultimate at any time. It doesn't take much effort on my part to move you on the list. Yes emulators are allowed. Most challenges allow the use of emulators because a lot ofr people don't like to delete their save files. I personally prefer to use real game carts, but that's personal preference.
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Old January 29th, 2013 (05:29 PM).
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Small update on my Bug run through Emerald.

Spoiler:
Travelled through Granite Cave and gave the letter.
Went to Slateport and beat Team Aqua.
Trained a bit in the Trick Master's house.
Beat on my way to Mauville.
Beat outside the gym.
Took on the gym and got destroyed...
Did some grinding, still got destroyed... That damn Manectric...
Then I realized that if I evolve the I'm using as an HM slave I can get a ! Eureka!
So that's what I did.
I'm still keeping the Nincada I was originally using on my team to evolve into though, just waiting for it to learn Metal Claw.
Challenged the Gym once more... And the video file corrupted. Here's a quick play by play instead.
vs
Spoiler:
Beauty vs Voltorb. Beauty won with a couple Psybeams.

Shedinja vs Electrike. Shedinja won with a couple Fury Cutters. Got paralyzed by Static twice though. :/

Shedinja vs Magneton. Magneton won cause of Supersonic.
Beauty vs Magneton. Magneton won thanks to Sonicboom. I managed to revive Shedinja though.
Botox vs Magneton. Magneton won with Shock Wave, I thought Botox would have done more damage but I was wrong. But now I have a plan.
Ninja vs Magneton. Spammed Sand-attack until Magneton was at -6 then switched to Shedinja.
Shedinja vs Magneton. Spammed Screech until Magneton was at -6, used Fury Cutter but I got confused so I switched back to Ninja.
Ninja vs Magneton. Spammed Scratch and KO'd Magneton, FINALLY!

Shedinja vs Manectric. Spammed Screech until Manectric was at -6 and spammed Fury Cutter to finish it off.

I now hate Magnetons...
Saved the game for now.

Team:
Spoiler:

Ninja
Level 23
Nature: Modest
Ability: Compoundeyes
Scratch, Harden, Leech Life, Sand-attack

Beauty
Level 25
Nature: Naughty
Ability: Shield Dust
Tackle, Gust, Poison Sting, Psybeam

Botox
Level 25
Nature: Gentle
Ability: Swarm
Thief, Mega Drain, Gust, Stun Spore

Shedinja
Level 20
Nature: Jolly
Ability: Wonder Guard
Screech, Flash, Fury Cutter, Cut
- Cut, Flash
- Rock Smash
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Old January 29th, 2013 (10:48 PM).
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Okay, so I took a day longer because A) I needed to grind to beat Wattson and B) Sonic & all-Stars Racing Transformed arrived in the mail and it's fantastic, so I decided to play it instead.

~29/1/13~
-Got the Exp. Share
-Got to Slateport
-Passed through to the Trickster House
-Arrived at Mauville
-December evolved into Ninjask & Shedinja
-Boxed Shedinja
-Got Defeated by Wattson

~30/1/13~
-Put Pokemon in Daycare & Ran
-Got all my Pokemon to Lv27
-VS Leader Wattson
--VS Magnemite: Psybeam(x1,000) w/ Sub
--VS Voltorb: Fury Cutter(x3) w/ December
--VS Magnemite: Fury Cutter + Stun Spore + Psybeam(x5,000) w/ December + Twin + Sub
-Obtained Dynamo Badge

Team:

Twin [BEAUTIFLY] Lv27 (F)
HP:81/ATK:50/DEF:40/Sp.A:53/Sp.D:35/SPD:51
Adamant Nature @Miracle Seed
Swarm
-Gust
-Mega Drain
-Morning Sun
-Stun Spore

Sub [DUSTOX] Lv27 (M)
HP:74/ATK:40/DEF:51/Sp.A:33/Sp.D:59SPD:50
Quirky Nature @Quick Claw
Shield Dust
-Psybeam
-Poison Sting
-Gust
-Protect

December [NINJASK] Lv27 (M)
HP:77/ATK:60/DEF:37/Sp.A:34/Sp.D:34/SPD:102
Lax Nature @Silk Scarf
Speed Boost
-Fury Cutter
-Double Team
-Scratch
-Swords Dance
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Old January 30th, 2013 (03:10 AM).
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I'm willing to give it a shot

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Old January 30th, 2013 (09:47 AM).
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I got my Supercard yesterday, so I started Emerald, I'm heading to Route 102 with Torchic.

Also, after this, I want to do ultimate monotypes of the other basic types, Water and Grass, two of my favorite types.

Username: WarriorCat
Type: Water
Challenge: Ultimate
Game: Blue, Silver, Sapphire, Diamond, Black 2

Username: WarriorCat
Type: Grass
Challenge: Ultimate
Game: Red, Gold, Ruby, Pearl, White 2

I'll be doing a lot of monotypes in the future, so you'll see me a lot.
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Old January 30th, 2013 (01:21 PM).
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Defeated Brock in flying run. Saved in front of scammer man hoping to get a good natured Magikarp. STILL getting flicked aside by the E4 in normal run. So mean!

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Old January 30th, 2013 (02:11 PM). Edited January 31st, 2013 by kirax7.
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going through unova with my Normal monotype

Spoiler:


-defeated Cheren
-gotfossil
-done Desert Resort
-defeated Plasma
-got Bycicle
-defeated N

: difficulty 1/5
*used Work Up twice and done xD

-evolved after the last Gym battle with the Elesa
-taughtStrength
-defeated Cheren
-caught the Carefulon Route 6
-evolved at Route 16
-done Cold Storage

: difficulty 1/5
*used Swagger onand it was easy with Energy Ball and Hi-Jump kick

-defeated Bianca
-evolved after defeating Bianca
-taughtFly
-got Lucky Egg
-defeated N
-ringed the bell on Celestial Tower

: difficulty 1/5
*not difficult with a couple of Work and Strength

-defeated Cheren
-taughtSurf
-backtracking
-taughtWaterfall
-done Twist Mountain



I'm at Icirrus City at the moment
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