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Great Combos for the Battle Tower
Why waste space on a fancy title? Here are 20 great Double Battle Combos that have proven very effective at the Battle Tower and just with normal battles. Some involve legendaries that are not allowed at the battle tower but they are great combos none the less. 1. We'll start with the best one and hardest one to perfect: The Double Earthquake. You need both pokemon to be unaffected by ground moves, and to be able to know Earthquake. Some Pokemon that can be used for this combo: Bronzong, Salamence, Flygon, Gyarados, Altaria, Lunatone, Solrock, Claydol, Tropius, and Dragonite.Now both of your guys use Earthquake in the same turn and neither will be affected! 2. The Super Discharge. You need an electric pokemon that knows Discharge and a pokemon with the Volt Absorb ability. Some examples of pairings are the electric pokemon are the one with Discharge and a Lanturn, or a Jolteon. The pokemon that knows Discharge can use it, and it will inflict great damage to your opponents and heal your partner! 3. The Discharge Absorb. This one is a little pickier about the pokemon you use. Both pokemon need to know Discharge and both need to have the Volt Absorb ability. An example is a Lanturn and a Jolteon, 2 Lanturns, or 2 Jolteons. Both your guys will inflict great damage to your opponents and both of you guys will be healed! 4. The Electric Protection. You need a Rhydon or a Rhyperior with the Lightningrod ability and a pokemon that is weak to electric moves. Now all the electric moves that would kill your pokemon are drawn to the Rhydon and cause no harm! 5. More Electric Protection. This is extended from the previous combo. The pokemon weak to electric moves has to be flying type and the Rhydon/Rhyperior needs to know Earthquake. Now you can dish out healthy damage along with your electric protection! 6. The Earthquake Protect. The more used, less effective Earthquake combo. You need 2 pokemon with Earthquake AND Protect. Then alternate your guys between the 2 moves so you are never affected! 7. The Super Surf Absorb. Both of your pokemon need to know Surf and have the Water Absorb ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Vaporeon, Quagsire, Gastrodon. Now both of your pokemon can use Surf and they will both be healed! 8. The Super Lava Plume. You need a Pokemon with Lava Plume and a pokemon with the Flash Fire ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Flareon, Houndoom, Arcanine, Heatran. Camerupt and Heatran will be the Lava Plume users. The rest have the Flash Fire ability. Now you can power up attack the same turn you attack! 9. The Explosion Block. You need a Golduck with the Damp ability and any other pokemon. Now your opponent can't kill you with Self Destruct or Explosion! 10. The Ghostly Explosion. You need a Pokemon with Explosion and a Ghost type Pokemon. Now you can blow your opponents away without your other guy being affected! 11. The Sand Veil. You need a Pokemon with the Sandstream ability and a Pokemon with the Sand Veil ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Sandslash, Tyranitar, Cacturne, Hippowdon, Gliscor. Now your evasion goes up at the start of the battle! 12. The Snow Cloak. You need a Pokemon with the Snow Warning ability and a Glaceon with the Snow Cloak ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Glaceon, Abomasnow. Now your evasion goes up at the start of the battle! 13. The Solarbeam Team. You need a Pokemon with the Drought ability and the move Solarbeam, and a Pokemon with the move Solarbeam. Pokemon that can be used for this combo: anyone with Solarbeam, Groudon. Now you can double Solarbeam without charging! 14. The Speed of Sun. You need Groudon with the Drought ability and a pokemon with the Chlorophyll ability. Now your pokemon's speed doubles at the start of the battle! 15. The Speed of Rain. You need a Kyogre with the Drizzle ability and a pokemon with the Swift Swim ability. Now your pokemon's speed doubles at the start of the battle! 16. The Intimidator. You need both pokemon to have the Intimidate ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Mightyena, Granbull, Luxray, Arcanine, Crawdaunt, Masquerain, Stantler, Salamence. Now your opponents have less attack! 17. The Raining Thunder. You need 2 electric pokemon with the move Thunder and one of them needs to know Rain Dance. Just use Rain Dance and now Thunder has a 100% chance to hit! 18. The Plus and Minus. You need a Plusle and a Minun. Their abilities coincide with each other, giving them an attack boost! 19. The Mean Song. You need a pokemon with the move Mean Look and a pokemon with the move Perish Song. Some pokemon that can be used with this combo: Altaria, Gengar, Crobat, Ariados(With the move Spider Web), Wobboffet(It's ability). Now you can use Mean Look on both the pokemon and then Perish Song. Both of them will die but you can switch out! 20. The Confused. You need a pokemon with the move Teeter Dance and a pokemon with the Own Tempo ability. Some pokemon that can be used for this combo: Spinda, Smeargle, Grumpig.