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My Pokemon wont attack. I went to attack and chose..

 
Guest asks: Added Feb 1st 2012, ID #245065

Question for Pokemon White

My Pokemon wont attack. I went to attack and chose a move but it just went to the move sumary. What do I do to attack

 

 
 
Warrior13 answered:
Added 1st Feb 2012, ID #478680

If you click on a Attack while in battle, your Pokemon should do that Attack. If it continues to just show the Pokemon's Move Summary, something may be wrong with your game.

If you trying to use moves outside of battle, you can only uses HMs (and a few TMs) outside of battle. If you click on something outside of battle (little tree, boulder, waterfall, etc.), a Pokemon will perform an HM Move (if they know that specific HM Move). Some HMs require a certain number of Gym Badges before they can be used outside of battle.

Hope this helps!


 
 
 
 
brainbox88 answered:
Added 12th Feb 2012, ID #482189

If it went to the summary you could be holding down l or r. Thats how you normally get to the summary. If you arn't there must be something wrong with your game.


 
 
 
 
 

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