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Why is Ally Switch so much bp if it is useless?

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I mean, really! 48 bp for something you can already do by shifting in a triple/double battle! Is it just because "it looks cool"?

asked Jul 19, 2013 by Cakehamster
this is just like quash, its useless!

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Lol yes its GameFreak logic what do you think. Of course its just for the looks =)
Anyway it can be used in triple battles to take a resisted hit or to move your Pokemon to a position where they can hit the opposing side super-effectively but thats about all.

answered Jul 19, 2013 by Sempiternus
selected Jul 19, 2013 by Cakehamster
Ally Switch is pretty useful, if used skillfully..
Difficult and most people would opt to go for a hard-hitting move =) Simpler :D
Um, its the same as clicking "shift".
I'm pretty sure shift only occurs in some cases, e.g. triples where you only have 2 Pokemon left.