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 Round Two, [Event]
Desk Lamp
 Posted: Oct 2 2017, 04:48 AM
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((egg post 8))

"Is it just me, or is it darker in this tunnel?" Naka's lantern shed enough light to see a good distance, but the details of anything its light didn't reach were obscured by darkness. She hoped her pokemon were able to see better than she could. Stunky certainly could, but she wasn't sure about the others. On the plus side, there had been a smaller pickaxe for her to take this time, and she could carry it in one hand without too much difficulty. She didn't trust anyone but herself with the responsibility of watching her egg, so she'd brought her entire backpack with her.

"//What exactly are we doing in here?//" Scyther asked. There were a lot of rocks, but not much else to see. She assumed the presence of rocks meant the presence of rock-types, which was not optimal for her.

"//Looking for metal. Shiny stuff,//" Stunky answered. "//We also get to keep anything useful we happen to find, apparently.//" Exactly what the definition of "useful" was, she didn't know. She wasn't a human. Maybe Naka could trade a sparkly rock for something practical? Humans sure did like their sparkly things. She hadn't seen any particularly sparkly rocks yet, though.

Shroomish knew he was the first line of defense against the pokemon most often found in caves like this, so he patrolled the lantern-lit area, scouting around corners as best he could. Nobody antagonizing him yet. Nobody at all, actually. Well, he'd have an opportunity to prove he was strong soon, if this went anything like last time.

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Jani
 Posted: Oct 10 2017, 12:31 PM
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It was a long, dark journey deep into the tunnel before anything of note happened, or was heard, or was seen. Deep through the unevenly hewn tunnel Naka and her crew would need to travel, nearly half an hour through the silent and inky blackness, left alone to their own devices, undisturbed by any resident creatures. Perhaps the Pokemon of these areas had finally displaced themselves after too many repeated human invasions?

If that were the case, there was one left behind.

It slithered about in the darkness, its only noises the occasional scattering of a loose stone and a fairly constant, but soft and unobtrusive, buzzing sound. Inwardly, it- rather, he- was panicking. About what, was unclear. In fact, because it was so dark and because he was so quiet, all caught up in his own thoughts and worries, it was likely that those of Naka's party who lacked good nightvision might miss him- and in fact, he was so absorbed in his own mind that he nearly missed them.

At the last minute, he saw the group out of the corner of his eye, and his frantic pacing stopped- the cessation of movement accompanied by a choked and startled and muffled cry, and he instinctively curled up and sort of rolled to one side until he flopped against the wall of the tunnel.

And it just so happened that, underneath his teal and yellow body, the faintest glimmer of metal could be seen. It would take a bit of axing with the pickaxe to get to it, but it was there for the taking- assuming one of Naka's party could spot it and they could remove the panicked and balled Dunsparace from off of it.


[You found a Vein!]



a wild Dunsparce has appeared!
level similar to Shroomish ◒ male ◒ ability unknown ◒ defense curl ◒ #008080
100% health, +1 defense. when in doubt, CURL

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 Posted: Oct 10 2017, 01:05 PM
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((egg post 10))

Stunky saw the glint of metal behind Dunsparce before she saw the pokemon himself. "//Hey, if it isn't our old friend metal!//" she exclaimed, sarcasm dripping off her voice. "//And who's this big lump?//" She walked towards him with the intent to poke before Shroomish stood in her way.

"//He's having a panic attack or something,//" Scyther said, saving Shroomish the trouble of having to speak. He just nodded. "//It might not be best to approach directly.//"

Naka, who could not understand her pokemon's advice, had already set down her pick and backpack. This pokemon was looking pretty spherical and not very hostile. She could probably roll it out of the way if she put her back into it. She leaned her shoulder against Dunsparce and shoved as hard as she could.

Shroomish squawked when he heard Naka's grunt, running over to headbutt her out of the way. He repeatedly bumped into her shin, making sure he sounded urgent. Naka looked down at him, frowning. "What's gotten into you? All we have to do is roll this thing somewhere else. It'll probably leave on its own soon, anyway."

Stunky sighed before closing her eyes with a small shudder, using focus energy in advance jin case Dunsparce did attack. Her senses were amplified, alerting her to where Dunsparce's exterior would be most fragile.

Shroomish: 100% health, no status conditions. Trying to move Naka.
Stunky: 100% health, no status conditions, increased critical hit rate. Just being cautious.
Scyther: 100% health, no status conditions. Will fight if she must.

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Jani
 Posted: Oct 11 2017, 12:44 PM
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It was unfortunate for Naka that the Scyther's words of wisdom were lost on her, foreign words falling on essentially deaf ears as the human did the exact thing that she should not have done.

The Dunsparce couldn't see what was going on, exactly, given that it was nearly pitch-black in the depths of the tunnel combined with the fact that he was curled up in on himself as much as he could physically manage.

But when he felt a foreign touch shoving with no tenderness or delicacy against his reptilian scales, he immediately assumed the worst. On instinct, he instantly uncoiled with as much force as he could muster, the top of his skull likely to collide against Naka's face unless her reflexes were particularly exceptional in that moment, the impact likely to cause a broken nose, though not much worse than that.

Despite Naka's potential injury, the Dunsparce's next actions were not to stand and put up a fight, but rather to flee away as best as he could, toward the entrance of the tunnel- but again, it was dark, and though he was fairly used to living and moving in the darkness of this tunnel, he reacted poorly under stress and was panicked and so the unfortunate snake ended up fleeing right into the wall of the tunnel just a ways behind Naka and her party, temporarily stunning himself.


a wild Dunsparce has appeared!
level similar to Shroomish ◒ male ◒ ability unknown ◒ defense curl ◒ #008080
99% health, +1 defense, +1 attack (assuming Naka is hit). FREAKS OUT and uses Rage on Naka's face before slither-flying away into a wall.

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((egg post 11))

Naka stumbled back with a yell, clutching her face. It felt like something had caved in, and the texture of blood was unpleasant against her fingers. The nerve of this- this- whatever it was called! "G-get it!" she hissed, even as she removed her right hand from her face and picked up her pick. She was not getting her anything else bashed in, thank you, and these things worked pretty well as weapons in a pinch.

As Shroomish started to close in with a drain punch, itching for a good fight, Stunky used screech to lower Dunsparce's defense before she charged in with her own scratch. She might as well chase this off- she knew Naka wouldn't be too happy if the pokemon escaped unharmed, and angry Naka was pretty annoying. As for Shroomish's gutsy urges, he just wanted to prove to himself that those bears were just a fluke. He was tough, really!

Scyther hesitated. She was pretty sure the four of them could scare off this weird snake without any real violence, but when she realized the human was snapping at her, she set her mouth in a determined line and readied a vacuum wave, slashing forward to send off the whirlwind.

Shroomish: 100% health, no status conditions. Using drain punch on Dunsparce, maybe a little too vigorously.
Stunky: 100% health, no status conditions. Increased critical hit rate. Immediately using screech, then scratch.
Scyther: 100% health, no status conditions. Reluctantly aiming a vacuum wave at Dunsparce.

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