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Old January 2nd, 2013 (6:16 PM).
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    So, what was your favorite TM (and/or HM) from Generation III?

    As for TMs, my favorite would be TM02 Dragon Claw. Boy did I clone the crap out of that one in Emerald... XD

    I'd say my favorite HM would be Surf. 95 power, 15 PP, AND reusable? Yeah.
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    Old January 3rd, 2013 (12:22 AM).
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    EQ all the way. 100 power with 100acc, perfect.
    From HMs, Surf is the best. It's pretty similar to EQ.
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    Old January 3rd, 2013 (12:45 AM).
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    EQ all the way. 100 power with 100acc, perfect.
    From HMs, Surf is the best. It's pretty similar to EQ.
    Back when I was playing through the games, these two would probably have been my answers as well (although Return seemed to work really well for my Sceptile). And not only was it my favorite HM, but I'd have to say that Surf is my favorite Water-type move of all time.
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    Old January 3rd, 2013 (12:55 AM).
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      The original lovable tms

      flamethrower thunderbolt ice beam and surf

      i mean who doesn't love these moves
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      Old January 3rd, 2013 (1:31 AM).
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      Surf definitely, I always equip it on my Water-types because it's reliable and helps you travel on water!
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      Old January 3rd, 2013 (2:13 AM).
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        earthquake is just sick, nuff said
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        Old January 3rd, 2013 (12:42 PM).
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        False swipe to catch kyogre.
        False Swipe wasn't a TM in Gen III...

        Mine would have to be the usual Surf and Earthquake. Because of their power.
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        Old January 3rd, 2013 (4:47 PM).
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          HM Dive! It's a shame that Dive has so much more potential in terms of using it outside of battle though. I don't have a favourite TM.
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          Old January 3rd, 2013 (9:30 PM).
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            I like Earthquake because it's so strong and Surf because just like the rest of the Earth, Hoenn is 80% water xD
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            Old January 7th, 2013 (6:45 PM).
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            My favorite is Flamethrower, especially since you can get it however many times you want in RSE. :) It's also my favorite move anyway, so yeah!

            As for TMs that were introduced in gen III, I'll go with Dragon Claw. Awesome move, and I always seem to use it and never have one to send over to my storage game, lol. I need mooore.
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            Old January 7th, 2013 (9:51 PM).
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            Overheat, I don't know why, but back in '04, I just loved how the screen turned red, and I had a little chuckle over it.
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            Old January 9th, 2013 (3:28 PM).
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              HM Surf & Strenght: powerful, useful, reusable and even nice animations.
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              Old January 20th, 2013 (3:11 AM).
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                Toxic; hits regularly, takes down those pesky double team obsessed pokes.
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                Old January 20th, 2013 (4:06 AM).
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                  Aerial Ace, cos everybody likes a 100% hitting chance right?
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                  Old January 21st, 2013 (9:24 AM).
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                    TM 22 Solarbeam just cause it's one of my fave moves :D

                    I also like Toxic, Aerial Ace, Psychic and Earthquake, the latter of which because it meant I could evolve my Rhydon earlier and teach it to it instead of waiting to learn it lol

                    Hon. mention to Shadow Ball, Ice Beam, Giga Drain and Dig

                    HM-wise I quite like Waterfall, I think it's pretty Also liked the introduction of Dive, that was pretty neat outside of battle.
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                    Old January 22nd, 2013 (9:38 AM).
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                      Overheat was always a must on whoever could use it for me, I'd use it on someone like Manectric and he was a boss.
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                      Old February 19th, 2013 (8:02 AM).
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                        My Favorite move has to be razor leaf, i know its not the most powerful but i defiantly used it a hell of alot
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