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How many turns have to take place in a wild battle before a timer ball becomes effective?

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asked May 15, 2012 by the_netts
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Timer Ball

The equation for the Timer Ball catch rate is:

(number of turns passed in battle + 10) / 10)×, maximum 4×)


This means that it will take 30 turns for the Timer Ball to reach its most effective stage. 10 turns for a x2 effectiveness, and 20 turns for a x3 effectiveness.

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answered May 15, 2012 by (Abnormal1!)
reshown Oct 12, 2012 by &Psychic x