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How does earthquake miss?

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I was having my sceptile use earthquake on a pokemon he didn't have an ability that raises evaisiveness or lower my acurracy. PS. it said that they avoided the attack

asked Jun 25, 2010 by Speed freak
edited Aug 24, 2010 by Pokemaster

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Avoding Earthquake means that move misses. Some attacks misses, some are avoided. Flying Pokémon or Levitate-ability Pokémon ALWAYS avoid Earthquake (except when Gravity is used)

answered Jun 25, 2010 by DarthDestiny
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Mabye it has the Levitate Ability. Then it won't be affected by Ground-type attacks. Or mabye it just avoided it, like my Vaporeon avoided Bertha's Gliscor's Earthquake in Platinum. This is because all attacks can be avoided, even moves that are guarenteed to hit.

answered Jun 25, 2010 by Austin
edited Feb 21, 2011 by Austin