Raven was looking at the map in her P*DA as Sarah explained the planned route. "Seems like as good a route as any. If we headed to Taiwa instead, we'd get to our second gym faster, but I need to get them all anyway, so might as well start north."
"Well it sounds like a good plan," Tamira agreed. I'm going to need to train my team a lot before I face the Ice gym anyways, so this long trip will be perfect for getting them up to a suitable level. Also, why do you want to see the closed gyms? I'm sure they are either abandoned, turned into museums, or a shopping mall."
"Not really. My mom would say it's a waste of time. She's very goal-oriented. She'd be all like, 'don't forget, the plan is to get to the league, and those unofficial gyms don't get you there!' But I'm not my mom, so I don't care. I think as long as you eventually get there and have fun along the way, you're doing something right." When Raven imitates her mom, her step loses it's usual bounce and she gets a mockingly stern expression on her face.
Sarah shook her head and pulled her fingers out on her hands, "The first Gym you have to go through a mine field of traps, before you get to challenge it. Then it is a shooting gallery competition where you compete to hit targets for points. You have to have a water type pokemon who can swim or you can't even participate, because if you beat her in points, you then have to out swim the gym leader in a race. The next gym is you climb a mountain without pokemon, then use one of your pokemon to win in a bobslead race you make with your pokemon down the mountain. The next gym badge is a three on three same type pokemon battle, where you have to match the gym leaders pokemon types, and win best out of three with your pokemon. The last gym is a Double battle. Then then finally do you get the chance to have a normal pokemon battle against the last gym leader."
Sarah took a deep breath after explaining that.
"My teacher was Cissy, the first Gym leader that you face of the group. So many people got really mad at her cause her gym didn't have a "REAL" gym challenge." She said, "I want to open up a gym down there, and put it on the island before Cissy's."
"If anyone calls the challenge I decide to do, which i still need to come up with not a "Real" challenge." She paused for effect, "Then I'll kindly inform them, that I've challenged every gym on the face of the earth."
- GM of Dauntless Diamond, The Order of the Youngest Sage, Pokemon Survivor - Thieving girl Tanya Paragon in Blue Dragonite - Gym Enthusiast Sarah Felks in Adventures in Guildare
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People are out there, yes, but if you're looking for a game, sorry to say that things seem to be winding down overall. There's basically been... 3 games in the last 2 years, none of which got off the ground.
Jun 8, 2021 4:55:15 GMT
Hello anyone out there!
Jul 31, 2020 17:55:59 GMT
Does anyone know where the latest Roll20 JSON Exporter for the Fancy Sheet is?
May 22, 2020 23:59:17 GMT
UwUs into the void...
May 14, 2020 2:56:43 GMT
It's very slow, yes. You'll probably finish working on your game before one pops up here, and if you create a recruitment for it you can expect to be swarmed with applicants.
May 7, 2020 4:47:37 GMT
New games seem to open up slowly here, but if new people are still welcome, I don't mind waiting around (or working on my own). It looks like there's some useful stuff to browse in the meantime.
Feb 24, 2020 7:31:23 GMT
Dec 25, 2019 11:21:14 GMT
Happy Holidays Poke-EEE-MAN enthusiasts!
Dec 25, 2019 7:30:23 GMT
Merry Christmas, Pokemon Play by Post community!
Dec 18, 2019 17:33:11 GMT
Dec 18, 2019 14:53:25 GMT
Hi folks! New here and excited to try this place out!
Dec 11, 2019 21:47:02 GMT
Dec 11, 2019 19:20:07 GMT
Anyone else here a Hunter x Hunter fan?
Dec 3, 2019 1:40:48 GMT
Keep an eye on the recruitment area of this website. They're rare nowadays, but any new games that crop up will show up there. If it's a live game you want though, you're outta luck.
Dec 2, 2019 19:05:30 GMT
but how else do i find games then?
Nov 28, 2019 6:17:00 GMT
Sounds to me like they weren't a group you'd want to be part of anyway.
Nov 27, 2019 22:17:34 GMT
i wanted to join a living server on roll20 to learn the system but they ignored my application for 2 weeks then blocked me
Nov 24, 2019 19:37:47 GMT
Basically, GMs post recruitments in the appropriate section, and then players apply to the open games. Unfortunately, there has been a rather... small amount of games posted lately, but there's one currently recruiting right now.
Nov 24, 2019 13:08:10 GMT
How does this site work?
Oct 1, 2019 13:10:32 GMT
Post on the Game Masters Seeking Players page. There are plenty examples there to go off of.