Pokémon Gaming Central For topics that aren't necessarily restricted to one game, Pokémon Gaming Central ranges from comparing and contrasting the differences in the gaming generations to discussing the gaming franchise as a whole.
Sort Threads: Spinoff Central | Pokkén

View Poll Results:

Who is the best HM slave?

Bibarel

36 90.00%

Geodude

3 7.50%

Prinplup

1 2.50%
Voters: 40. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
  #1    
Old January 19th, 2010 (5:59 AM).
TheSeviper's Avatar
TheSeviper TheSeviper is offline
     
    Join Date: Jan 2010
    Gender: Male
    Posts: 13

    The best HM slave is Bibarel! It can learn:
    01 Cut
    03 Surf
    04 Strength
    06 Rock Smash
    07 Waterfall
    08 Rock Climb


    Relevant Advertising!

      #2    
    Old January 20th, 2010 (6:25 AM).
    Emo Aikon's Avatar
    Emo Aikon Emo Aikon is offline
       
      Join Date: Jan 2010
      Location: Soul Society
      Age: 27
      Gender: Male
      Nature: Lax
      Posts: 28

      what ever lost soul i catch to be honest! lol so yeah. . . Mostly wild pokemon that is near me, not always the same.

        #3    
      Old January 20th, 2010 (6:50 AM).
      empty streets's Avatar
      empty streets empty streets is offline
      Ace trainer ★
         
        Join Date: Sep 2009
        Location: Faraway place
        Age: 27
        Gender: Female
        Nature: Brave
        Posts: 544

        I hate using HM slaves
        Usually I dustribute HMs between the pokemon in my party. Before finishing the legue that is.

        __________________

        follow your dreams

          #4    
        Old January 20th, 2010 (7:13 AM).
        Eon-Rider's Avatar
        Eon-Rider Eon-Rider is offline
        An "Original" PC Supporter
        • Silver Tier
         
        Join Date: Dec 2004
        Location: Sydney
        Age: 24
        Gender: Male
        Nature: Quirky
        Posts: 7,499

        Fail poll is fail.

        I use a Linoone as my HM slave simply because it learns a large range of moves and has the ability Pick Up so it provides me with free items all the time.

        __________________

        My Links:
        Kablooza // My YouTube Channel // Friend Codes

        ANYTHING works in-game

        Want a free PokePark Meowth?

        If you think my posts are rude then you can't handle the truth.

          #5    
        Old January 20th, 2010 (7:21 AM).
        Jack Surge's Avatar
        Jack Surge Jack Surge is offline
        ...
           
          Join Date: Sep 2007
          Location: Wait, I know this one. Um...
          Age: 25
          Gender: Male
          Nature: Quiet
          Posts: 192

          Bibarel. In Sinnoh at least.

            #6    
          Old January 20th, 2010 (9:30 AM).
          DasherPunch's Avatar
          DasherPunch DasherPunch is offline
          Chibi Chimchar FTW
             
            Join Date: Jan 2010
            Location: Finland
            Gender: Male
            Nature: Calm
            Posts: 29

            I currently have a Bibarel for Rock Climb, Rock Smash, Strength and Cut
            Pelipper for Surf, Defog and Fly
            Some random Poké for Waterfall

            __________________


            Infernape used DasherPunch on PokéCommunity.
            It was super effective!

              #7    
            Old January 20th, 2010 (9:32 AM).
            Soul Silver's Avatar
            Soul Silver Soul Silver is offline
               
              Join Date: Aug 2009
              Location: Australia
              Gender: Male
              Nature: Adamant
              Posts: 96

              Who actually uses the starter as a HM slave?

              I use a combo of Bibarel & Steelix to get me through most areas, although in the past I have used Linoone and even caught a wild Gyarados/Wailmer for slave purposes

                #8    
              Old January 20th, 2010 (9:37 AM).
              Crystal-Heart's Avatar
              Crystal-Heart Crystal-Heart is offline
              ~Black & White~
                 
                Join Date: Mar 2009
                Location: The World In-Between
                Age: 29
                Gender: Female
                Nature: Naughty
                Posts: 1,193

                This may sound strange, but my HM slave is one of my two Mews.

                __________________


                  #9    
                Old January 20th, 2010 (11:54 AM).
                RTHookers RTHookers is offline
                Banned
                   
                  Join Date: Jan 2010
                  Location: Israel
                  Age: 23
                  Gender: Male
                  Nature: Quiet
                  Posts: 612

                  Bigoof / Bigbuttel.

                  Talk about lame nicknames..

                    #10    
                  Old January 20th, 2010 (11:58 AM).
                  DGexe's Avatar
                  DGexe DGexe is offline
                  Taunter
                     
                    Join Date: Jul 2008
                    Location: Under Lance's bed~
                    Age: 26
                    Gender: Female
                    Nature: Lonely
                    Posts: 444

                    Bibarel is mine, although it is now sitting in the PC instead of the team slots.

                    __________________


                    -Taunter the Haunter
                    -(ゴースト Ghost)
                    -Team Wilhelm "Leader"
                    -Gas Pokémon
                    -5'03" & 0.2 lbs
                    -Lvl. 65
                    -And he talks?!
                    -"Hau hau! Why yes, your soul looks very delicious..."

                      #11    
                    Old January 20th, 2010 (12:14 PM).
                    560cool.'s Avatar
                    560cool. 560cool. is offline
                    Probably back.
                       
                      Join Date: Aug 2009
                      Location: Eastern Europe
                      Age: 18
                      Gender: Male
                      Nature: Relaxed
                      Posts: 2,002

                      Bibarel is truly the best , the one that I use in second is Linoone which can learn up to 3 or 4 HMs from what I know ...

                      __________________

                      Well, okay. I'm here just to chat with people. Don't really care about signatures and stuff.

                        #12    
                      Old January 20th, 2010 (2:17 PM).
                      BHwolfgang's Avatar
                      BHwolfgang BHwolfgang is offline
                      kamikorosu
                      • Gold Tier
                       
                      Join Date: Mar 2009
                      Location: Virginia
                      Age: 22
                      Gender: Male
                      Nature: Jolly
                      Posts: 3,907

                      Bibarel. It practically learns everything~

                      I never use Defog and Staraptor has Fly as one of its moves.

                      __________________

                        #13    
                      Old January 20th, 2010 (2:37 PM).
                      mondays suck mondays suck is offline
                         
                        Join Date: Aug 2009
                        Location: Holy Roman Empire
                        Posts: 2,553

                        RBY: Krabby. Gets Surf, Cut and Strength, while Fly and especially Flash are uneccessary.

                        GSC: Poliwag+Chikorita. The thing that sucks is that I always have to evolve one of them for Strength.

                        RSE: Mudkip+Tropius, Zigzagoon before I get Tropius.

                        DPPT: I have no real preference here, I don't play them that often. If my starter (of course if I don't plan to use it) is Turtwig or Chimchar, I need a random water pokemon, or alternatively Pelipper for most of the time and a random other one for the Waterfall stuff. If it's Piplup, I will need a Geodude or Machop instead. If I can't enslave my starter, I will get a Bibarel instead.

                          #14    
                        Old January 20th, 2010 (4:43 PM).
                        Ev Trainer X's Avatar
                        Ev Trainer X Ev Trainer X is offline
                        Your average insane gamer
                           
                          Join Date: Apr 2009
                          Location: Don't look up.
                          Gender: Male
                          Nature: Calm
                          Posts: 156

                          None. I used an Ar code for running through walls. Much more convenient than Hm slaves taking up a team slot.

                          __________________

                          I'm also slightly insane.

                          White Fc:2322 9774 3726

                          I use freeze clause. Deal with it.

                            #15    
                          Old January 20th, 2010 (9:16 PM).
                          Jayster23's Avatar
                          Jayster23 Jayster23 is offline
                          A Promise To Return
                             
                            Join Date: Jan 2008
                            Location: Straya
                            Age: 21
                            Gender: Male
                            Posts: 1,244

                            I use Quagsire and Starly as my hm slaves and Budew or bidoof for cut. But Bidoof is a waste of Data

                            __________________

                            FC: 4441-9989-0344
                            FS: Tangela | Swadloon | Quilladin
                            IGN: Jayden

                              #16    
                            Old January 21st, 2010 (3:00 PM).
                            GlitchCity's Avatar
                            GlitchCity GlitchCity is offline
                            GlitchxCity
                               
                              Join Date: Aug 2009
                              Location: Lake of Rage
                              Age: 24
                              Gender: Female
                              Nature: Lax
                              Posts: 1,931

                              hahaha I dont use hm slaves xDDD weird I know.

                              __________________

                              <br>
                              Currently working on: Tales of the Abyss, Kingdom Hearts 1.5, Phantom of the Hour Glass

                                #17    
                              Old January 22nd, 2010 (3:53 PM).
                              umbreon_4_life's Avatar
                              umbreon_4_life umbreon_4_life is offline
                              aka Commander Mars
                                 
                                Join Date: Jan 2010
                                Gender: Female
                                Nature: Lonely
                                Posts: 244

                                I used a Bibarel, but I always felt like HM Slaves were a waste of Pokemon in my party! T_T

                                __________________

                                Platinum FC: 0862 6477 9896
                                Name: Nessie
                                Looking for: FIRE STONE please and thank you!

                                  #18    
                                Old January 25th, 2010 (8:24 AM).
                                TheSeviper's Avatar
                                TheSeviper TheSeviper is offline
                                   
                                  Join Date: Jan 2010
                                  Gender: Male
                                  Posts: 13

                                  I don't use defog never! Because you don't need it! You only need defog in solaceon tower! So catch staravia only to use defog, and put it in your PC after using it!

                                    #19    
                                  Old January 25th, 2010 (8:46 AM).
                                  Hospitaller's Avatar
                                  Hospitaller Hospitaller is offline
                                  Defender of the Faith
                                     
                                    Join Date: Jan 2010
                                    Location: Under the eyes of the lord
                                    Gender: Male
                                    Posts: 46

                                    Bibarel, definitely Bibarel, it can learn loads of HMs. I personally don't use an HM slave.

                                    __________________

                                    I belong with you.
                                    But you simply can't see
                                    the affection I hold
                                    I couldn't give you gifts,
                                    And I'm not exactly cool
                                    But I'd stay eternally loyal,
                                    I;d be what you need; a friend, a brother, a guardian, a lover
                                    And I'd give you the greatest gift of all;
                                    Not money, not chocolates, not flowers, not diamonds, not riches,
                                    Greater than these, all of these by far.
                                    I'll give you my love and friendship and joy
                                    But I can't give you my heart.
                                    It's already yours.

                                      #20    
                                    Old January 26th, 2010 (1:47 PM).
                                    futsukushi's Avatar
                                    futsukushi futsukushi is offline
                                    Duel Monsters Ambassador
                                       
                                      Join Date: Jan 2010
                                      Location: New York
                                      Gender: Female
                                      Nature: Careful
                                      Posts: 9

                                      *prepares to be shot*

                                      ...Giratina.

                                      __________________

                                        #21    
                                      Old January 28th, 2010 (5:32 AM).
                                      Forever's Avatar
                                      Forever Forever is online now

                                      SACRED FIRE

                                      • Moderator
                                      • Crystal Tier
                                      • EOEvent Organizer
                                       
                                      Join Date: Nov 2005
                                      Location: Queensland
                                      Age: 25
                                      Gender: Female
                                      Nature: Bold
                                      Posts: 35,423

                                      On Crystal I'm using Typholosion (strength)/Poliwhirl(surf/waterfall/whirlpool)/Noctowl(fly/flash) as my HM whoars <3 I also use another Pokemon for cut, but it's week.

                                      On Sapphire though I was using Swampert primarily, as it used surf/strength, and I didn't really need to use the other HMs as much, if so, I'd just put a Pokemon in my party that does that - well, I'm using a Flygon for flying, but yeah. Other than that, I only battle with Swampert, so everything else is a HM whoar.

                                      Strong Pokemon that can use HMs used to be rare for me when playing games. As I grow older I play with more strategy. XD

                                      __________________


                                      Celebrating Gold and Silver's Upcoming Virtual Console Release!
                                      moderator of the following games
                                      [ ]

                                        #22    
                                      Old January 29th, 2010 (1:09 AM). Edited January 29th, 2010 by Brendino.
                                      Brendino's Avatar
                                      Brendino Brendino is offline

                                      Third time's the charm... right?

                                      • Moderator
                                      • Crystal Tier
                                      • Social Media
                                       
                                      Join Date: Dec 2009
                                      Location: Studiopolis
                                      Nature: Quiet
                                      Posts: 7,344

                                      On my Sapphire, I use a Tropius (Cut, Fly, Flash and Rock Smash) and usually a Wailmer for Surf, Waterfall and Dive. I usually give Strength to another Pokemon, as it's a fairly half-decent move in battle.
                                      In other games, however, I seem to distribute the HMs fairly evenly, except for one time when I had a Tentacool with Cut, Surf and Waterfall

                                      __________________

                                        #23    
                                      Old January 29th, 2010 (1:28 AM).
                                      curiousnathan's Avatar
                                      curiousnathan curiousnathan is offline
                                      • Crystal Tier
                                       
                                      Join Date: Sep 2009
                                      Location: Australia
                                      Gender: Male
                                      Nature: Adamant
                                      Posts: 7,828

                                      It may be just me, but I think it is a bit cruel to use HM slaves because ater they are used they are usualy dumped in the PC forever. But if I have to have a HM slave mine would be either bidoof or bebariel.

                                      __________________

                                      Former moderator of First Generation, Second Generation and Fourth Generation

                                        #24    
                                      Old January 29th, 2010 (2:12 AM).
                                      Lockmaster24's Avatar
                                      Lockmaster24 Lockmaster24 is offline
                                      Wise words of FizzyStardust
                                         
                                        Join Date: Jan 2008
                                        Location: Australia
                                        Age: 24
                                        Gender: Male
                                        Posts: 779

                                        In my HG i used Pidgeot Fly, Feraligatr for waterfall, sandshrew for Cut, Rock Climb, Headbutt, Cut and a Quagsire for Surf, Flash, Strength, Whirlpool. covered everything and best thing is Waterfall can be used for battling purposes.

                                        P/Pt Bibarel is my salve with a Staraptor for fly and geodude for whatever else.

                                        __________________

                                          #25    
                                        Old January 29th, 2010 (2:58 AM).
                                        Myles's Avatar
                                        Myles Myles is offline
                                        Seriously?
                                           
                                          Join Date: Oct 2009
                                          Location: Australia
                                          Age: 26
                                          Gender: Male
                                          Posts: 920

                                          I usually have Bibarel for half and Pelipper for the other half. Excluding Rock Climb, which I have on my Magmar, who doubles as a Magma Armourer.

                                          So yeah, Bibarel is the best.

                                          Closed Thread
                                          Quick Reply

                                          Sponsored Links
                                          Thread Tools

                                          Posting Rules
                                          You may not post new threads
                                          You may not post replies
                                          You may not post attachments
                                          You may not edit your posts

                                          BB code is On
                                          Smilies are On
                                          [IMG] code is On
                                          HTML code is Off

                                          Forum Jump


                                          All times are GMT -8. The time now is 7:18 PM.