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Old 06-07-2016, 06:09 AM   #37
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Originally Posted by Snorby View Post
What I'd like to see is Poliwrath, a mon that has pretty much all the grappling moves in the book, be explicitly good at grappling moves, since as it stands right now it's actually fairly shitty at something that should be a niche for it. Throw in something like "Despite its sliminess, Poliwrath is an adept grappler and is better at using moves such as Submission than the average Fighting-Type."
I'd be fine with this, but only if we made Throh's boost more noticeable in turn. Since, far more than Poliwrath, that is Throh's niche right there, grapples, throws, and holds. If we note that Poliwrath is better than most, we need to note that Throh is with no exceptions the best at it.
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