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PO vs showdown for use or a stimulator?

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I mean I personally like showdown better but what are the pros and cons for using each stimulator

asked Jan 23, 2013 by Generekt

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Best answer

Showdown:

Pros:

  • Good shortcuts, nice interface
  • Large variety of tiers
  • Very easy to make an account
  • Suggested EV spreads when teambuilding
  • Battling animations, animated sprites, varying music
  • A nice ladder

Cons:

  • Must be online to build a team
  • Server sometimes restarts
  • Lots of usernames taken :P

Pokemon Online:

Pros:
- Nice teambuilder
- Many different servers that are easier to see

Cons:
- Must be downloaded
- Cannot work on mobile
- Common errors with battle mechanics


Overall...

Showdown trumps PO

answered Jan 24, 2013 by XtremeKiller
selected Jan 24, 2013 by Generekt
Server restarts when it lags too much or when they update, lol.
Pokemon online can indeed work on moblie, thats why there is an android version ._.
1 vote

Showdown

Pros: Free, Many different servers to choose from, More tiers(thanks JCM),
Cons Crashes more often than PO,


Online

Pros Doesn't really crash often,
Cons Needs to be downloaded, Not as friendly,

I'll edit as I think of things.

answered Jan 23, 2013 by Poke'slash
edited Jan 24, 2013 by Poke'slash
PS! is more friendly than PO users, PS! has better tiers, more tiers to choose from, and honestly, the  PS! main never crashes for me.
PS! is friendly? 0.0
Yep. :P
well much more than PO from my experience T-T