Imagine combining R/S's Tentacools every two steps and D/P's surfing speed. That would be hell.
No sig. Deal with it.
*has Vietnam flashback of Tentacool enounters on Emerald*
Kick butt - eat sandwich. :3
*I have claimed Muk! All stench belongs to me!*
I have finally encountered and caught a shiny Pokémon after 12 years of playing! I caught a shiny Chinchou while Underwater Sootopolis City on the 3rd of June, 2011.
My current shiny hunting progress...
- [Pt] Eevee for Leafeon, Flower Paradise, Matsuda Method - 172MM's..
- [Pt] Gastly, Old Chateau - 4200RE's..
- [Pt] Cresselia, for Route 210 - 2005SR's..
- [SS] Raikou/Entei, for Route 44 - 228SR's..
- [SS] Absol, Sinjoh Ruins, Matsuda Method - 910MM's..
- [SS] Koffing, Burned Tower - 2505RE's..
- [SS] Abra, Goldenrod City - 4550x5SR's..
LAST TIME PROGRESSED
LAST TIME OWNED:
(2011.11.29) (BLK 5742 RE's) [Route 16] Brave
Spoiler:- NOMAD'S SHINY CARD #001:
No, because I used repels!
I usually use Repels when surfing, but when I want to surf a really small distance (so small that it's not worth wasting a Repel), I always seem to run into something every other step.
I found it annoying at the time, but now I find it nowhere near annoying as in BW, where I seem to find a Pokemon every. freaking. step.
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I think the Zubat/Golbat in caves were a lot worse than the Tentacool in the sea. I found myself exploring a lot more caves than sea routes, though, so that might explain why I dislike them more than I dislike the Tentacool. Repels really did come in handy and I wonder why most people didn't think of using them. They weren't too expensive, so I would stock up on tons of them before I had to head out to sea.
The first hundred Tentacools were the worst. And the second hundred, they were the worst, too. The third hundred Tentacools I didn't enjoy at all.
After that, it just went into a bit of a decline.
My Rockin' Team:;500;;635;;612;;553;;628;;609; or ;571;;637;;623;;614;;604;;537; Zoroark is a shiny! :P
Scizor is the best Bug and Steel!
I normally get a lot of Tentacool, but I just bring a load of Max Repels and use them.
Ugh the Tentacool. I didn't mind in G/S/C cause I just killed them and the uncommon Tentacruel, but like still!
The horrors of surfing from mosdeep to the victory road with NO REPELS.
That is when you know you are really screwed.
Then you realize there are Zubat's and Golbat's in the cave, then you are even more screwed.
Last edited by Lunanight; 1st May 2011 at 6:30 PM.
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Yes, I used to have 99 Max Repels in the Bag to avoid Tentacools
No, I ran into over 9000 tentacools and tentacruels.
The worst was definitely going to mossdeep and the whole eastern region of Hoenn. Pain in my butt. >->
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Unless you're EVing your Pokemon with much Special Defense, it could be annoying while encountering much Tentacool without Repels and yes, I'd encountered over sixty Tentacools right before landing, which is the most annoying thing in R/S/E.
Actually, I believe it was about 100.
In that game they were on par with Zubats/Bidoofs.
Thank GF for getting rid of all annoying Pokemon in White. Well, maybe except Audino, but they help you gain more experience (some annoying done right!)!
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