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Old June 11th, 2013 (1:21 AM).
hollywooddream hollywooddream is offline
     
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    Sorry for taking so long to update, things got pretty hectic in my life. Being unemployed fracking stinks lol.

    Gold Ultimate Mono-Water Challenge: Update 1
    Spoiler:

    -Started up, named myself Blue and chose Totodile as my starter
    -Ground levels until Totodile was lvl 10
    -Wiped the floor with my Rival before going back to New Bark town and finishing up the beginning stuff
    -Swept Sprout Tower fairly easily, as well as Falkner[Bite is amazing]
    -Used speed up to hatch egg and took Togepi back to Elm before boxing him forever[I thought I got something other than an everstone for it -__-]
    -Caught a Wooper and a Magikarp, once I got an Old Rod
    -Made it through the cave and drove Rockets out of Slowpoke Well, also caught a slowpoke
    -Quickly learnt that fast forward is my enemy, as it lead to me accidentally challenging my rival several times before I finally stopped using it[bad fracking habits lol]
    -Totodile evolved into Croconaw while grinding in the Well
    -Still couldn't beat my Rival, so I ground levels in the Well until Wooper and Magikarp evolved, with Gyarados making short work of Green's Bayleef and Bugsy's Scyther, which were the main problems
    -Caught a Hoppip, thinking it could learn Cut..... it can't, so it got boxed
    -Caught a Sandshrew, which can learn Cut, so it became my HM Slave
    -Made it to Goldenrod, with Whitney being pretty simple, although Miltank did KO Croconaw
    -Taught Quagsire Dig, which made the Kimono Girls pretty simple
    -Gyarados' Bite made short work of Morty's gym
    -Caught a bunch of water types, decided on adding Tentacool and Chinchou to my party
    -Caught a Mantine while grinding outside of Cianwood
    -Switched Tentacool for Mantine, as I've never used Mantine before
    -Beat Jasmine fairly easily with Dig
    -Chuck was easy, but annoying
    -Caught a Red Gyarados and traded him into my party to replace my regular Gyarados
    -Cleared out the Rockets with Lance
    -Chinchou evolved in the Mahogany Gym
    -Percy was really easy, Lanturn Sparked Seel and Dewgong, and Water Gun took out Piloswine
    -Ran all the way back to Whirl Islands to get myself a Seel
    -Got all the way to Blackthorn City before realizing that I can't challenge the gym because I haven't cleared out Goldenrod Radio Tower


    Current Team:
    Spoiler:

    Seel Lvl 25 68/33/39/31/44/28
    Aurora Beam, Headbutt, Surf, Rest

    Lanturn Lvl 30 125/51/48/59/59/51
    Spark, Water Gun, Flail, Flash

    Quagsire Lvl 30 108/71/71/59/59/38
    Water Gun, Slam, Dig, Amnesia

    Slowpoke Lvl 30 108/56/57/34/34/26
    Confusion, Strength, Water Gun, Tackle

    Gyarados Lvl 30 97/88/58/47/71/59
    Bite, Thrash, Dragon Rage, Leer

    Feraligatr Lvl 31 101/84/75/63/66/67
    Water Gun, Bite, Cut, Scratch


    Aside from not being able to decide who I want on my team, an overall enjoyable run so far. I'm really liking my current team :p
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