Alternate Type Toxicroak from SM5+!

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  1. Water Pokémon Master I like Pokemon more than you. :D
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  2. Attix Electric Delivery Driver from Washington
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    Looks like they got lazy on the art again lol

    Anyway, it certainly looks interesting, and it could make a useful revenge killer.
     
  3. Professor_jplap dead rn
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    Now it has Strong energy!
     
  4. lukas2aces Aspiring Trainer
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    Hmm, so a OHKO on Zoroark GX if a Psychic Pokemon is KO. Although not really competitive (too specific), it could be a fun tech in Drampa/Garbodor or Espeon/Garbodor decks, since they already are playing DCE.
     
  5. Gameguard Aspiring Trainer
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    They knock out lele then u get revenge
     
  6. Chicken Nugget Master I had the munchies when I came up with my username
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    The fighting type onslaught continues. So people will want to play psychic and grass types to counter them, but seeing as there is so much metal support incoming, I reckon fire type decks will see a rise in playability so grass may not be the best option. So psychic types seem like the best meta counters, only metal resists psychic. So basically play a metal or fighting deck.
     
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  7. Xeynid Aspiring Trainer
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    Just run both toxicroaks. When one gets knocked out, the other can hit 120 for a dce.

    Not a great deck, but hey.
     
  8. RisingRaichuu Aspiring Trainer
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    TPCi Employee: Oh no! Gardy became bad before we could release all those Metal types because of Zoroark! We have to get revenge!
    CEO: Yeah, sure! Let's make loads of OP Fighting-types so Zoroark will become unplayable too! YAY!
     
  9. FlashRayquaza Rayquaza Fan
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    This is not important news because it won't see play. But interesting for fun decks.
     
  10. woahaustin Prince of SD
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    TOxicroak seviper sounds pretty fun now
     
  11. Komaferrer Aspiring Trainer
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    I could see this hypothetically being run in Expanded with Virbank. Strong Energy choice band poison jab for 110 for 1 Energy. Run this with like Seismitoad and maybe Toxic Spikes Toxapex and you could have something
     
  12. Grimxcore Budding Professor
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    So many fighting Pokemon coming out with these Alt. type mons. It seems the biggest gripe is people want alt art for these cards. Honestly I am more excited to see the possibilities of multiple typed mons like this.
     
  13. Ecourts Wanderer | Lvl.2
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    Heeeyyy, this might actually be good.

    You could run it with Seviper, and if they knock one out, you get revenge damage~
    Also works with Wobb.
     
  14. gumball51321 *thumbs up*
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    In expanded you get Virbank. So 1 Seviper, a Strong Energy, Muscle Band and Burbank you do 110, knocking a Garb out going back into your turn. Not great, but not repulsive
     
  15. Mr. Rhyperior The Drill Pokemon. An evolve form of Rhydon.
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    • Fighting Toxicroak - good for Revenge on KOing your Leles. Just pop a DCE on your Toxicroak, and make sure that if Lele is got KOed, 120, OHKO Zoroark. Ha! Still also weak to Garb and Naganadel, 100 HP and worst RC. 4 Geodudes
     
  16. jessalakasam Floette is love Floette is life
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    Also, you could run both types in one deck, when one gets KO'd revenge with the other type :p
     
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  17. Mr. Rhyperior The Drill Pokemon. An evolve form of Rhydon.
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    Oh, yeah! Thanks. I am good on set list prediction. I predict this will come
     
  18. Serperior 464/500
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    Why are people talking about Toxicroak getting revenge on Lele KOs? I see this as a cute tech in a Buzzwole mirror. Buzzwole KOs your Buzzwole or whatever, you promote the frog and hit for 240. Or, you could effectively counter a Psychic-type with Psychic Weakness (like Espeon-GX) and go for it that way.

    Regardless, I don't envision this card seeing much play. Too techy in this format.
     
  19. doubleb036 Jolteon GX Hopeful
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    Is this another "We are sorry for making Zoroark so strong" card? lol
     
  20. Xeynid Aspiring Trainer
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    TPCI prints a pokemon and gives them a weakness because basically every pokemon needs a weakness printed on it.

    They then print a pokemon of that type because they print pokemon of every type.

    "DAE think this because good card xD"
     

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