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PKMN12345 asks: Added Feb 4th 2011, ID #184314

Question for Pokemon White

Which starter should I choose? Sinvy, Tepig, or Oshawott?

Comment:(Mar 5 2011) Thanks for all the answers. I have decided which one I will choose.

Comment:(Jul 4 2011) Please, no more answers. Thanks.

 
 
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Forgoten_Scars answered: Added 5th Feb 2011, ID #385418
Personally, I always had the best luck with Tepig. Well, up until that little candle Pokemon kicked it's butt... But that's a different story! They're all really good, so pick whichever one you want. I'm sure you won't be disappointed.
 
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Guest said: 21st Jan 2013, ID #245165 | REPORT
This is to the ones who say Tepig sucks; I BEAT THE GAME WITH ONLY TEPIG BEFORE. I HAD A RESHIRAM BUT THAT WAS IT! Never got beat once. Not even by the champion! Choose Tepig. Best choice. I'm only gonna try oshawott and snivy because I want to see how strong they are, but Tepig is the best. End of story.
Guest said: 27th Nov 2013, ID #322816 | REPORT
ten pig is ok but there is a pearson in the dream yard who gives u pansage of pansear or panpore if u hav ossowata u get pansear so get him tempig u get pansage...
Guest said: 24th Apr 2014, ID #378272 | REPORT
so tepig is the best
Guest said: 15th Aug 2014, ID #437151 | REPORT
I would choose snivy because he has a lot of speed and we'll it's attack is good and I always choose the ones that are weak you are welcome for the message
 
 
 
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Guest answered: Added 14th Feb 2011, ID #387050
Well I would chosse tepig but you mite want to see if you can catch a electrick type Pokemon before you go to the first gym because the starter you choose will possibly be fighting it's opposite elemental enemy in the first gym(if you choose tepig you will fight a person with a water type Pokemon in the first gym so if you don't catch a electric type before going to the first gym your going to have a hard time
 
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Guest said: 21st Jul 2011, ID #59769 | REPORT
actually if you go to dreamyard and talk to the last guy he will give a pansear panpour or pansage depending on your weakness if you choose oshewott like i did you will get pansear if you choose tepig you will get pansage and snivy you will get panpour
Guest said: 21st Jul 2011, ID #59770 | REPORT
actually if you go to dreamyard and talk to the last guy he will give a pansear panpour or pansage depending on your weakness if you choose oshewott like i did you will get pansear if you choose tepig you will get pansage and snivy you will get panpour
 
 
 
Lukesmash3000 answered: Added 21st Feb 2011, ID #388424
TEPIG OR SNIVY DEFINATELY HAVE YOU SEEN THEIR EVELOUTIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
 
 
 
haxorus1 answered: Added 24th Feb 2011, ID #389113
Go with snivy I've always had good luck with grass type starters.
 
 
 
 
jaser1 answered: Added 27th Feb 2011, ID #389800
I say oshawott because 1- it's cute and 2 it's strong well it's evolutions are but do not pick snivy he sucks!
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 28th Feb 2011, ID #389926

I am going to pick
either tepig or snivy because snivy is awesome and tepig is very powerful and it's evoultions are hard to beat (100hp and 125atk)
 
 
 
 
garrettl answered: Added 1st Mar 2011, ID #390022
I say get oshawott because it is a samuria and it can learn scald which is a water type move that can burn your opponent!! How cool is that????
 
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Guest said: 4th Jul 2012, ID #160483 | REPORT
Tepig can learn scald also.
Guest said: 14th Aug 2012, ID #175960 | REPORT
I Aggre
Guest said: 9th Dec 2012, ID #217706 | REPORT
i alwaysed used fire types byt Tepig sucks
Guest said: 10th Jun 2014, ID #397451 | REPORT
Especially his last evolution is best is super strong!!!!!
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 2nd Mar 2011, ID #390316
Snivy or Oshawatt Tepig sucks! I have good luck with Charmander and Cyndaquil, but I have to admitt Torchic, Chimchar, and Tepig arent that good
 
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Guest said: 22nd Jul 2012, ID #167204 | REPORT
Why don't you like fighting and fire pokemon combined?
Guest said: 23rd Oct 2012, ID #200256 | REPORT
Chimchar is amazing! = ( I agree with torchic though
 
 
 
Ran08 answered: Added 5th Mar 2011, ID #390801
I don't know your preference, but as for me, I would choose Snivy. It's really pretty and you're better off with it. Anyway, I hope you'll have good luck with whatever you'll choose. =))
 
 
 
 
D.O.T,O answered: Added 6th Mar 2011, ID #391011
I have always had grreat luck with the fire type and sucky with all the rest so I am going to choose tepig (I think thats the fire type) and I hope I have luck with that
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 9th Mar 2011, ID #391599
I would choose tepig because he is very strong when it evolves into emboar and it can learn very good moves and when it's lvl 75-100 it's unstoppable but granite you will faint and blackout a couple times during the game
 
 
 
 
Shock95 answered: Added 13th Mar 2011, ID #392167
It doesn't manner because you will get the monkey that can help you through the 1st gym you can find other Pokemon along the way.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 13th Mar 2011, ID #392391
I am currently using Serperior (Snivy's final evo), and well I haven't lost a match yet. But it doesn't learn CRAP for moves as it levels, and it can't be taught very many moves from TM's. It may have good stats and a good powerhouse against the types weak against it. But barely stands a chance against soemthing it's weak against unless your much higher lvled (Which really seems to matter a lot more in this game). I'm to about the Pokeleague and am having a hard time finding Pokemon to balance out the team for it. Serperior being the issue seeing as there are no Water, Rock or ground types in this one.
 
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Guest said: 30th Apr 2011, ID #40609 | REPORT
for the leage i would use samourot,lantern,galvantula,gigalith,if you can get electross use him,and any fire type
Guest said: 23rd Jun 2011, ID #51447 | REPORT
I would choose oshawott because his final evolution,samurott is FTW.
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 21st Mar 2011, ID #393876
Go with oshawoott!it levels up super quick, and it's 2 & 3rd evolvtions are STRONG!!!
 
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Guest said: 11th May 2012, ID #141224 | REPORT
they all level up the same
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 2nd Apr 2011, ID #396357
I choose oshawott but I have a kyurem lv 77 and all my Pokemon even my egg and a blastoise lv 100 and a haxorus lv 53 and a zoroark lv 63 swanna lv 38
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 6th Apr 2011, ID #397197
If I were you I would pick tepig
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 29th Apr 2011, ID #402405
I would pick tepog because when I had oshawot he sucked but then tepig owned every one and without him I probaly would of taken ages to complete the game.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 30th Apr 2011, ID #402633
I would choose oshawot because I beat all the gyms in 2 days with him and after the first one he evolved
 
 
 
 
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Guest answered: Added 30th Apr 2011, ID #402639
When oshawot get to lvl 20 it can kick butt.you shold really get oshawot.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 30th Apr 2011, ID #402764
Oshawot is the best it is immposible to resist his cuteness.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 1st May 2011, ID #402878
Choose tepig he ownes with hes evolutions as they are both 2 typed unlike the others and snivy and oshawatt suck on the gyms after the first one

 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 8th May 2011, ID #404250
I just used oshawott and now I can't beat the pokeleage choose tepig
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 11th May 2011, ID #404771
There is no "best starter" to be honest... It all really depends on what you would like. The final evolved forms of all of the starters have the same base stat total of 528, but the stats aren't distributed evenly. Serperior is the second fastest of all of the starter Pokemon, losing only to sceptile of Hoenn, but other than grass and normal-type moves, the only rasonably strong attacks he can learn are areial ace and dragon tail. Emboar is the only starter that gets a type combination(fire/fighting), but his defense is very poor. He can learn lots of alternative moves to his initial fire typing, however. He can learn Head Smash, Areial Ace, Scald(a shadow ball strong water-type move), lots of fighting moves like Hammer Arm, in addition to grass knot, earthquake and rock slide, ect. Samurott is just a water-type, but unlike many starter Pokemon, he can learn Megahorn, an extremly powerful bug-type move via the move relearner at LV1, in addition to ice beam, dragon tail, ect. It's hard to pick which one is the BEST one, but I personally prefer Serperior due to it's speed and power.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 18th May 2011, ID #406070
I have heard that Snivy stinks, and if you choose him you will most likely have a problem with the ice-type gym. I choose Oshawott, and he beat the gyms VERY easily, and he managed most of the Elite Four himself when he was Samourott. But Tepig would be my second choice.
 
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Guest said: 25th Jul 2013, ID #300216 | REPORT
Snivy does not suck i use him and he can some very powerful moves like grass not allowing him to defeat big oppenents. and about the gym just get a rock type like boldore or dwebble to make it extremly easy
Guest said: 8th Jul 2014, ID #414161 | REPORT
I always pick water.or grass but in this game I really regretted it. Yep if is definitely the best out of them all. I hated snivy and oshawott there move set wasn't as good as I hopped definitely pick tepig
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 8th Jun 2011, ID #410855
Tepig because 1 in real life fire beats grass and water puts out fire and goes away 2 MY EXPERIENCE
 
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HimikoAzuma said: 20th Aug 2012, ID #178274 | REPORT
Not unless there is alcohol in the fire then in that case water makes the fire burn even more.
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 15th Jun 2011, ID #412856
Tepig is the cake walk beginner Pokemon honestly. It's a freaking powerhouse and it evloves and stays a powerhouse. So yes, if you want a easy game and quick matches against the first three, and maybe fourth (it's kind of equalled out then) gyms go for it. I chose Snivy though, and I spent about....2 or 3 hours running in the grass so I could level him up. Snivy is def. The hardest Pokemon to use for this game since it really doesn't have anything special about it and it's only really effected when it's against something that is weak to it. Like water types. But if I put it against like, dragon, or whatever it is OWNED. I hate water types (I dunno, they all turn out to be either butt ugly or have like a serious steriod problem or botox problem somewhere on their body) so I never chose them. I hate them >.< I think Snivy is the way to go. Plus for me it's always been REALLY hard to find a decent cute looking strong grass type if I don't chose the starter one. And I always chose grass; my sister is the idoit who always picks water and loses all her matches. Annoying as crap. Then she tells me to fight for her and I can't cause her team sucks. Just saying. Lol, so yeah. Tepig is a cake walk and Snivy is the most diffcult. At least that's how it seems since everyone is saying Tepig is the easiest and it's strong and everything else. No crap it's the Pokemon you chose for easy game play.
 
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Guest said: 22nd Apr 2012, ID #136035 | REPORT
Sorry, but grass and fire are two of the most STUPID types I've ever seen! Water is way better, plus Oshawott is ADORABLE!
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 9th Jul 2011, ID #420172
Snivy
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 18th Jul 2011, ID #423168
OSHAWOTT 1 he is cute 2 he is awsome 3 ibeat all the gyms in a day.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 3rd Aug 2011, ID #428469
I always use water type starters but this time I took Tepig and I can say it's really usefull when it grows up. As a tepig it sucks.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 7th Aug 2011, ID #429739
Tepig is raw go with tepig he is verey strong and the only gym I have a problem with is the 4th one
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 13th Sep 2011, ID #440496
Oshawott FTW you guys don't realise that just because tepigs strong doesnt mean that your going to win the game you have to also remember your other team members. There are alot of other power houses besides emboar and pignit and tepig. I personally chose oshawott because his final evolution is balanced out and other water types in this game have not really worked out that good. And for a fire type I used chandelure wgich is beast because it also is a ghost type. But it's up to you to decid ebecause the majority of votes is tepig but I'm just saying if you want an easier play through also rely on your other team members.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 17th Nov 2011, ID #456397
Oshawott. I always have a great game with it. For me It is very useful because I don't like other Gen. V water-type Pokemon, but I need surf, so I choose him.
(besides it is really cute and strong).
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 19th Mar 2012, ID #491403
Personally I used Snivy and found out very quickly it's not a heavy hitter like Turtwig, it wasn't as good of a tank like Chikorita, it wasn't as fast as Treeko, and it wasn't as well rounded as Bulbasaur. That said if your going for Looks Serperior is fricken ballin'. If your going for Damage go Tepig, an if you want one that is good for fighting and as an HM slave use Oshawott, you can give him surf dive and waterfall, all of which are good combat moves.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 14th Apr 2012, ID #498726
Well for me Snivy was beast I think it just depends on what Pokemon types your used to fighting with and know how to use them. Snivy isnt going to be like the Pokemon in your party because you'll need to rotate them for gym battles and so on But my Pokemon party is Serperior,Darmanitan,Starmie,Reshiram,Volcarona, and hydriegon( had a hard time with hydriegon second form wasnt as legit but I sticked with keeping him and he evolved and now he kicks ass. I had a little trouble fighting the elite four the first time but the second time for me was easier than the first. I never used the egg thingy to get more xp I just used the Exp share. When you verse the elite four get alot of reivives and hyper potion even it out with the money you have. Everytime you beat one of them save it so if you lose jus turn it off and turn it back on and think of a new stretegy. Your not going to win so easily I lost a good amoun of times.. Keep rotating to see who'll do more damage to who.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 22nd Apr 2012, ID #500719
Oh, it SEEMS like "Pick Snivy or Tepig, because Oshawatt is a no good, weak Pokemon!" Also have you seen how suckish Tepig and Snivy are? Oshawatt is cuter and stronger than both of them combined! Plus, if you have Diamond, Pearl, Platnium, Heart Gold, or Soul Silver, pick Piplup and Totodile! ( Like me!) It should be time Water types break down Fire and Grass!
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 10th Jun 2012, ID #514338
Im going to go with Tepig because his 3rd evolution is awesome,powerful,and can learn good moves so that is why I am choseing him in Pokemon white and Pokemon white 2
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 31st Oct 2012, ID #548091
Either snivy or oshawott. Don't take Tepig. His speed stats are low.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 15th Nov 2012, ID #551182
I picked Oshawott. And in Pokemon Pearl, I picked Piplup. And it was AWESOME! I mean look, it evolved into an Empoleon. And if you lose with Oshawott, it's because you don't know how to handle the awesome power of water!
 
 
 
 
DWGaming answered: Added 12th Jan 2013, ID #564349
I would advise Tepig, for Tepig has the least weaknesses and he's the only one I have ever gotten past the 2nd gym leader with.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 1st Apr 2013, ID #580379
Snivy is better because it's a determined Pokémon that will never give up until the end!!!!!


 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 10th Aug 2014, ID #635999
Tepig is my choice in relation to other generations. It has good hp and a flexible move pool and it doesn't care about loseing speed to hammer arm. Spicy seems like a faster, less bulky chickorita, and it can not learn many moves. But to it's credit, it is fast, and can be a good choice. Oshawott is a good choice, but sometimes it is outclassed by other water starters. If you have another game to transfer with I wouldn't choose oshawott. But although it lacks tepig's pig adorableness, oshawott has access to some good moves and it's evolutions have nice stats. I have tried all of the starters and it is really a matter of taste, but for this generation, I would choose tepig unless you are planning to use reshiram later on.
 
 
 
 
Guest answered: Added 10th Aug 2014, ID #636000
Tepig is my choice in relation to other generations. It has good hp and a flexible move pool and it doesn't care about loseing speed to hammer arm. Spicy seems like a faster, less bulky chickorita, and it can not learn many moves. But to it's credit, it is fast, and can be a good choice. Oshawott is a good choice, but sometimes it is outclassed by other water starters. If you have another game to transfer with I wouldn't choose oshawott. But although it lacks tepig's pig adorableness, oshawott has access to some good moves and it's evolutions have nice stats. I have tried all of the starters and it is really a matter of taste, but for this generation, I would choose tepig unless you are planning to use reshiram later on.
 
 
 
 
 

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