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Old May 5th, 2011 (12:49 PM).
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    Originally Posted by ceremony View Post
    What does Sheer Force + Life Orb actually do? I know Sheer Force cancels Life Orb's recoil, but does it increase attack by 60%? If not, then I don't really see the point of Life Orb with Sheer Force.
    From my understanding its a multiplicative effect,

    flare blitz + life orb= 156 power
    flare blitz + sheer force = 156 power
    flare blitz + life orb + sheer force = 202.8 with 0 recoil.
    (assuming darmanitan)
    flare blitz+ life orb + sheer force + STAB = 304.2 power

    So you one shot against anything that doesn't resist it, or doesn't prevent it.