Tag Archives: Pokemon Diamond

Contact‘s starting to remind me of Pokemon Diamond

Introduction Contact‘s dungeons continue to be pretty bland. But its boss battles? Well, those’re completely different. Summary of the Session Tonight’s session with Contact was pretty straightforward. I set out for the pyramid dungeon, went back to the ship for the … Continue reading

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Finding an alternative to the grind in Contact

Since this poll only got two votes over the two weeks it was open, I figured I should extend it a little bit. It’s now running until Wednesday, February 18 at 11:59 p.m., EST. Before this entry gets under way, it’d … Continue reading

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Gem Forging: Xenoblade Chronicles’ good grind

  Unfortunately, I just spent the last 40 minutes of my life melting various materials down into gems that I’ll never touch to power up equipment that I’ll never use. Fortunately, I may now have more of a chance against the Defensive Kromars … Continue reading

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Tactical savvy brings down Pokemon Diamond‘s Cynthia

  Preparing my Pokemon for the fight with Cynthia may’ve taken as long as grinding them all up a few levels. But, my careful consideration of which Pokemon got which stat booster, of which move had its maximum uses increased, … Continue reading

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Pommelling Lucian’s Pokemon, hoping to overcome Cynthia’s to finish with Pokemon Diamond

  Wow. That was close. I fought Lucian in tonight’s session (approximately 45 minutes). I fought him twice. The first time I had no idea what his first Pokemon would be and hadn’t planned accordingly. Nor had I bothered increasing … Continue reading

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Scraping by against Pokemon Diamond‘s Elite Four

  Well, after some twenty-five minutes of play I managed to take down the next member of the Elite Four. Flint’s done and now it’s just the final member. The one who, traditionally, uses Dragon-type Pokemon. Considering the fact that … Continue reading

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At the end of Pokemon Diamond‘s road

  At last I’m out of Pokemon Diamond‘s Victory Road. I managed to get to the Pokemon League in fairly decent shape, I think. Just three of my Pokemon were KO’d. In the end it just wasn’t as long as I … Continue reading

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