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Is there any way overcoat is better for reuniclus than magic guard?

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asked Dec 30, 2012 by MiniNinetales
In Mew's Secret Santa tourney.

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Magic Guard can be used to block status problems, recoil from weather, and hazards.

Overcoat can only block weather recoil.

So all in all Magic Guard>Overcoat

answered Dec 30, 2012 by $tarPower
selected Dec 31, 2012 by MiniNinetales
1 vote

Magic Guard is for non weather teams.
Staus, Weather, all non attacking moves are blocked.

Overcoat is for weather teams.
Weather is blocked.

Magic Guard > Overcoat

answered Dec 30, 2012 by Flare
edited Dec 30, 2012 by Flare
But doesn't magic guard also protect the user from weather?
yes. (...)
So doesnt it mean magic guard is always better than overcoat? Or is it not?
It means that MG is yes, pretty much better than Overcoat.