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Old September 28th, 2013 (2:15 AM).
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I've been thinking about this because I'm sometimes going around planning forum-RP scenarios. And one scenario would be where the players could only have pokémon from a certain generation, one person with a team of only gen II pokémon, another with only gen V etc. But it's difficult to decide on 6 pokémon to use if you can only pick from one generation.

So, if you were to choose a team of 6 (or fewer, I guess) pokémon from a specific generation and could never use any other pokémon than them, what generation would you pick and what pokémon would you pick? Would you want a diverse team or a single-type team or just a mix of your favorite cute ones?

You can also list (and explain!) what other single-generation teams you would pick, in case you can't decide what generation you prefer, or if you just like to list things, haha. Like "I'd pick this team from gen I and this team from gen II..." and so on.
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Old September 28th, 2013 (2:50 AM).
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    Gen II- easiest of the bunch

    -Typhlosion
    -Tyranitar
    -Scizor
    -Houndoom
    -Lugia
    -Entei

    That was one of the teams in my Pokemon Gold I think that I used to get through the Kanto E4 I never really played Gold that much I was more of a Silver person. (I traded the lugia into gold so I didn't have such a hard time progressing)
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    Old September 28th, 2013 (6:01 PM).
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    I'd have my team filled with first-generation Pokémon. I love gen. one! The first member of my team would be Vulpix. I would treat it the same way that Ash treats his Pikachu—have it out of its Poké Ball at all times, travel around with it, and get help from it whenever you're in trouble. Water-type Pokémon are going to be Vulpix's greatest threats, so I would need an electric Pokémon to counter them. For that reason, Electrode is going to be the second member of the team. My third team member would have to be Blastoise. I'm a big of its design. It's amazing how it has a pair of cannons stuck to its body, isn't it? Pidgeot is going to be the fourth member. It would be able to fly me wherever I need it to. My fifth member will be Arbok, so that it'll chase away all the wild Pokémon that I run into with Scary Face. And the final team member would be Zapdos. If legendary Pokémon are not allowed, then I'd most likely go with Dragonite.
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    Old September 28th, 2013 (6:17 PM).
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      Surprisingly difficult choice. I want to say gen 5. It'd be the easiest since I could just use my B/W team, but there's no fun in ease.

      Let's go with my favorite: Gen 4.

      >Lumineon
      >Hippowdon
      >Mismagius
      >Gallade
      >Infernape
      >Mesprit

      I would dedicate my life to catching Mesprit. I would start a war and burn my way through Sinnoh to catch Mesprit.
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      Old October 17th, 2013 (3:32 PM).
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      Surprisingly enough, I would probably pick gen V or gen IV. I haven't called them my favorite regions, but the pokémon there just happens to be pretty cool. Some of my favorites are there. So, for gen IV then:

      Infernape
      Empoleon
      Leafeon
      Mime Jr
      Weavile
      Gliscor
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      Old October 17th, 2013 (4:19 PM).
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        Call me a "Genwunner" if you wish but my favorite region is Kanto.

        Charizard
        Lapras
        Jolteon
        Snorlax
        Gengar
        Mewtwo
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        Old October 17th, 2013 (7:29 PM).
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          Kanto
          Charizard
          Lapras
          Dragonite
          Zapdos
          Alakazam
          Gengar
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          Old October 17th, 2013 (11:49 PM).
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            Johto
            Feraligatr
            Umbreon
            Scizor
            Lugia
            Steelix
            Hitmontop
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            Old October 19th, 2013 (3:08 AM).
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              Blaziken
              Flygon
              Swellow
              Brelom
              Manetric
              Ninjask
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              Old October 19th, 2013 (4:07 AM).
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                Let's go with Gen III. My favorite Gen together with my favorite Pokemon.

                Team:
                - Sceptile
                - Salamence
                - Skarmory
                - Gardevoir
                - Wailord
                - Metagross

                Not that they look tough, I just love there designs and attacks.
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                Old October 19th, 2013 (10:37 PM).
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                  Gengar
                  Vileplume
                  Dragonite
                  Machamp

                  Johto (second fav)
                  Typholsion
                  Scizor
                  Ampharos
                  Umbreon
                  Politoad
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                  Old October 20th, 2013 (10:10 AM).
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                  Gen 4, easily.

                  - Cherrim
                  - Probopass
                  - Drifblim
                  - Luxio
                  - Bidoof
                  - Magnezone

                  I have a good number of favourites in Gen IV so filling a team of six is easy. I think every other gen would be too hard because I either have too many favourites (Gen V) or not enough (...everything else). :x

                  Oh what the hell, Gen V too:

                  - Whimsicott
                  - Vanilluxe
                  - Chandelure
                  - Galvantula
                  - Stunfisk
                  - Archeops

                  Definitely had some trouble paring it down. D8
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                  Old November 3rd, 2013 (11:16 AM).
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                    Aggron
                    Absol
                    Manectric
                    Flygon
                    Metagross
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                    Old November 3rd, 2013 (1:24 PM).
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                      Definitely 6 if actual competitive usefulness doesn't matter.
                      Delphox
                      Noivern
                      Sylveon
                      Dedenne
                      Meowstic
                      Mega Banette (if it counts.)
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                      Old November 3rd, 2013 (1:52 PM).
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                      I really enjoyed using my unplanned team from Platinum, in which all of them reached beyond level 70.

                      The team was something like;

                      Weavile Lv. 71
                      Togekiss Lv. 73
                      Flareon Lv. 77
                      Torterra Lv. 70
                      Froslass Lv. 71
                      Blissey Lv. 70

                      It was something along the lines of that, but now I've got a new team on Platinum and I really like that bunch too!
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                      Old November 10th, 2013 (2:34 PM).
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                        Generation 1!

                        Venusaur
                        Pidgeot
                        Golem
                        Arcanine
                        Mewtwo
                        Raichou
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