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Damage for this combo?

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Eelektross @ Electric Gem
First turn: Uses Charge
Second Turn: Uses Discharge

How much damage will this do?

asked Mar 11, 2013 by MrKijani
And how bout without Charge?

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Discharge base power: 80
+ Charge: 80 x2
= 160
+ STAB: 160 x1.5
= 240
+ Gem: 240 x1.5
= 360

Without Charge:
Discharge base power: 80
+ STAB: 80 x1.5
= 120
+ Gem: 120 x1.5
= 180

I added working out in case I got it wrong. This feels like a maths class. x_o

Note: this is just theoretical. I hope you're not planning to use Charge in a battle, since it makes it obvious you will be using an Electric move next, thereby alerting your opponent to switch Pokemon.

answered Mar 11, 2013 by fondant
selected Mar 11, 2013 by MrKijani
I forgot STAB stupid me i hide my answer
Thanks Marzipan. Charge will not be used but I wanted to know the difference in power, which is to say the least a large amount :)
Thats why I hate answering these questions :P Too much like Math class.