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[COMPLETED]Manic's Full Circle

Manic

Candlebearer
Screenshotter
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
171
Caught
Jun 30, 2019
Messages
30
Nature
Brave
Pokémon Type
Fire, Psychic
Pokédex Entry
Never Forget - Never Give Up - Grind Like Hell
It's time. This is the series finale; one way or another, this will be Manic's final Nuzlocke run.
1. Catch only the first wild pokemon from a route. You know how this works.
- Dupe clause set to 'no'. May not catch pokemon if it is a dupe. If it is, retry until a new pokemon is found.
-- A 'dupe' is any pokemon that I have owned that still lives.
- This rule does not apply until I get my first pokeballs.
- I may catch any shinies I find, but if they're not the first 'mon on a route, I can't use them.
2. Your name is not "Human", treat your pokemon accordingly. Everyone has a name.
3. If a pokemon dies, give it a proper funeral. Never forget.
4. Gifts, trades, etc. all count as the pokemon for their respective area.
5. PERSISTENT STARTER - You may not remove your starter from your active team.
6. STARTER DEATH - If your starter faints, the run is over.
7. NEWFANGLED CONTRAPTIONS - Several rules govern how you can use new features. After each gym, randomly select one of the following rules and flip it:
1. You may not use Super Training.
FLIP: You may use Super Training on one pokemon for each gym you beat from this point forward, including the one you just beat.

2. You may not Wonder Trade.
FLIP: Once during the run, you may turn Wonder Trade on. If you do, Wonder Trade all catches until the next gym. If you receive a pokemon you cannot train, you may re-trade once per catch. (USED)

3. You may not use Pokemon Amie.
FLIP: You may use Pokemon Amie on your starter (and on an Eevee if you get one).

4. You may not use O-Powers.
FLIP: You may use O-Powers as you see fit.

5. You may not use Fairy-type pokemon or moves.
FLIP: You may use Fairy-type pokemon and moves, but only one Fairy-type can be on your team at any given time.

6. You may not use Mega Evolution.
FLIP: You may use Mega Evolution, but the pokemon intended to Mega Evolve may not be higher level than any other teammate. No more than one teammate may hold a Mega Stone at a time.
If a rule that has already been flipped is selected, repeat until an un-flipped rule is chosen.
8. TOO EASY - When acquired, Latias must be boxed and may only be used to soar.
9. NEZBLORK - If the first pokemon you find on a route is a found via DexNav, you may choose whether or not you wish to catch it. If you decide not to do so, you may not catch any other DexNav encounters in that area.
10. FAIR DEAL - You may not face gym leaders with more pokemon than are on their teams.
11. DEICIDE - For the run to be complete, all available legendary pokemon must be found and defeated.
-- This excludes all Mirage Spot pokemon and Latias.
-- Rayquaza may (must) be captured when fought, but may not be used in combat and must be released at the earliest opportunity.
12. TREACHERY! - During the Archie battle in Seafloor Cavern, you may not use your bag or any pokemon but Kendra.




All around me are familiar faces
Worn out places, worn out places







Bright and early for the daily races
Going nowhere, going nowhere







Their tears are filling up their glasses
No expression, no expression







Hide my head I wanna drown my sorrow
No tomorrow, no tomorrow







And I find it kind of funny
I find it kind of sad
The dreams in which I'm dying are the best I've ever had







I find it hard to tell you,
I find it hard to take







When people run in circles it's a very, very
Mad world...mad world
 
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Toyotasomi no Miko

Toyo the Toyo, ft. Ultra Eviolite Rhydon
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
154
Caught
Jun 28, 2019
Messages
82
Location
no
Nature
Lonely
Pronouns
he/they
Pokémon Type
Dark, Fairy
Pokédex Entry
Howdy! I'm Toyo the Toyo. So this is what the inside of a Pokedex is like...
...Hoo boy. A new Manic run to watch. Feels so long since Manic's been to Hoenn. And it probably has, too.

Good luck on those rules, Manic. May the RNG be with you.
 
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BlackStarLine

Guest
Sweet, getting right to it. I did wonder if you were going to do a non-canon run in between but apparently not. Good luck Manic, and may the RNG be with you.

EDIT: Also, nice choice in song there. Quite a slow one.
 
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BlazeKnight

Guest
Alright, the start of a new beginning is here, man these screenshots look nice. Well getting intros done as usual, its time for the adventures to BEGIN! Also those new rules though. Wait you can catch eevee in this game?
 
W

Waluigi, Champion of Terraria

Guest
And so, the Manic saga has come full circle, all the way back to where it started.

For One.

Last.

Run.

Looking forward to this, and it's amazing you managed to do a 3DS run.

RIP Kalos though
 
T

Tai-Wind

Guest
"You're THAT Manic!"

That leads me to believe people know who he is. Now how would that be accomplished? I mean, unless it's in accordance with the usual ORAS "you're moving lol". There are not many people named Manic, either way.
 
N

Noossab Blue

Guest
Welp that's an appropriate song to start us out with. I really like the flipping rules too. Let's us see you trying out the new features without making it too easy.

I'm still hoping that this run will be without one of the 3 main starters (either an egg or the first route catch as starter) but I seriously doubt it. Either way I'm excited for this to get off the ground! Good luck!
 
W

War Anvil

Guest
The John Cena of Nuzlockers is finally ready for the grand finale.

And the rarest of ORASes, to boot. Hoping you choose Treecko.
 
D

Deathlord45

Guest
What a day. What a lovely day. I get the hand of a new game and Manic starts the new run.

So you really can't take a break, eh Manic? Since I seem to remember you stating that this would start in August not mid July.

The chapter for this saga is starting. I wonder what sort of mess we'll be in to see in this world.
 
T

The Man of Many Names

Guest
RIP Manic in Snakewood.
Also, good to see everything went according to plan! Let's see how this plays out.
 
R

Rhyder

Guest
What a way to start off! I can't wait to see what happens for this, your final adventure in this series!

The fact that you used the song "Mad World" added that extra "umph!" I'm so stoked!
 
I

Inaria

Guest
Manic's final Nuzlocke run... The great Finale. (Ah shit... I'm getting emotional ;-; )
It's been a wild ride. One torture after another. Although there's been many happy memories to go with the bad.
He's finally home, and all that's left is to fix it.
I'm not much of a commenter, but good luck, my friend.
 

SimplyUnknown

Conqueror of the Goldenrod Gym
Writer
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
242
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
266
Location
Invisibly Watching
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Psychic
Pokédex Entry
A silent watcher who speaks only when something needs to be said. Offers free hugs to those who need them.
Finally back in Hoenn, huh? Well, this is going to be Manic's hardest run yet; so much has changed and yet so much remains the same, I wonder how he'll deal with it all. Here's looking forward to another amazing run!
 
M

Megawott06

Guest
Gonna watch this like a hawk.

I will probably just lurk but I will constantly send you good vibes.
 
M

Mewtwo

Guest
Oh wow... This is going to be epic. How'd you manage to screencap the 3DS?
 
M

Miki-chan13

Guest
So Manic mentions Latios- this is probably Omega Ruby, since Latias appears in Alpha Sapphire. Still pumped/ hyped/ freaking out.

Edit: TREECKO!
 
B

Baron of Fate

Guest
Commenting mostly for the little thing so I know when you update, but I would also like to wish you the grandest of luck with this new and final Manic Saga-venture. This had better not be the final one of YOUR nuzlocke's though.

Cheers to, hopefully, a great run.

Question though: What are your thoughts on the Exp Share in this game? I feel like it makes things too easy, with it's changes and how early you get it. Game wasn't balanced for it, imo, but it's usage is totally to your discretion.
 
M

Manpig

Guest
Hey Manic.


Latias can flyyyy!

Wait I thought we were doing alpha sapphire.

Oh Right! Eheh I forgot what happens.

This is very exciting, I iz ready for new run, don't dissapoint me manic.

 

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