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Is it possible to get Skarmory in Gold? If not, th..

Suicune_Fire asks:
Added Oct 22nd 2005, ID #40610

Question for Pokemon Gold

Is it possible to get Skarmory in Gold? If not, then what's a good Pokemon to teach Fly to? (Aside from Ho-oh or Lugia)
And what are some good additions to my team for the E4?
I have:
Espeon Lv. 40 something
Ampharos Lv. 40(working on leveling up)
Red Gyrados Lv. 39(also working on leveling up)


ShadowGX answered:
Added 22nd Oct 2005, ID #82185

Yes if you trade from Crystal or Silver. They are hard to find.

Fly, anything with wings unless you plan to use the monster in battle then forget Fly. Go with Wing Attack. Turn waster= Fly.

Use your starter Pokemon and Raikou and Suicune when you get them.


pikachufan 987 answered:
Added 24th Oct 2005, ID #82358

No, skarmory is not in Pokemon gold. If you have pidgeot it is good to have it learn fly.
Your Pokemon arent strong enough 4 the e4.
Try get them to level 55 and you can boot the e4 way out. Hope this helps.


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reymysterio9988 said: 3rd Aug 2013 | REPORT
LOL ur wrong dude!
catching skarmory is so hard but i get it and i have a level 97 skarmory now :3

The Imperfect answered:
Added 26th Oct 2005, ID #82650

Try a pidgey it you can teach it fly and grows to be really good in battle

Obi- one Kanobi 33 answered:
Added 27th Oct 2005, ID #82859

A good Pokemon to teach fly to is Fearow, Beedrill, Crobat, Venomoth, Xatu, Aerodactyl, Charizard, Dragonite


Hope I helped

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Guest said: 21st Apr 2012 | REPORT
charizard can't fly idiot
Guest said: 29th May 2012 | REPORT
charizard can fly.. it was only unable to in gen 1 games
Guest said: 10th Jun 2013 | REPORT
beedrill cant fly either
darkboarder_77 answered:
Added 5th Nov 2005, ID #84217

Fly isn't a very good Flying move. Although Wing Attack is slightly weaker than fly, it's accuracy is 5% higher, and it doesn't waste the time of two turns to use. Plus, if you get hit by Thunder, Gust, or Twister while in the air, they'll do double damage.

Guest answered:
Added 23rd Apr 2011, ID #400864

Don't bother teaching fly to anything but hooh/lugia. My party is hooh, dragonite, tyranitar, snorlax, heracross and espeon. I taught hooh fly and kept wing attack for dragonite. It nearly as powerful and doesn't waste the extra turn, making it exceptionally useful for the e4. A dragonite (L55 basic) will k/o most of the fighting and ninja leaders Pokemon in one. Also teach it blizzard/ice punch and surf - you will destroy lance with this combo of moves.

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Guest said: 22nd Jul 2013 | REPORT
how did u get a sronelax he keep using rest i could not get his hp low eough to catch him
Guest said: 3rd Oct 2016 | REPORT
I agree I taught Fly to Ho-oh and it made a difference in my E4 battles
Guest answered:
Added 4th Aug 2011, ID #428923

For e4 I used only 3 pokémon
Haunter can wipe out the three first trainers with shadow ball and psychic/dream eater
And then I used primeape (perfect for Karen) with his cross chop and ice punch. Last I h had dragonair as a backup against Lance and his dragon crew

Didn't think ahead that they would be so suitable for e4 tbh, they are just my favourits

Guest answered:
Added 20th Oct 2016, ID #684545

You should use butterfree, who is super underrated. Its compound eyes ability will make fly never miss. Also, if you throw on sleep powder or stun spore (either works) those will have a boosted 93ish accuracy. Combined with psybeam and shadow ball (since he doesn't get big buzz gen 2), he can actually put in some work. Plus you can get him very early on, and he gets confusion at level 10.


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