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I have no idea which one to use, due to the fact that 1) I don't need Fly thanks to the Eon Flute, and 2) they both have almost the same weakness. However, I don't know who to use and I'm leaning towards Tropius. Please provide pros and cons of each, and possibly movesets as well?

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just sayin altaria has a ME

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Both are great Pokemon, yet very different

> 1) Has an amazing mega with an great ability
2) Has great abilities
3) Has a wide moveset variety
4) Great special defense
5) Has much more resistances than weaknesses
6) Good source of moves for STAB

> 1) Has fairly low and average stats without a mega
2) Doesn't have much HP nor health

> 1) Good use of abilities
2) Effective variety of STAB

> 1) Has more weaknesses that resistances
2) Doesn't have much of a base stat total
3) Doesn't have much of a variety of moves (3 types without HM/TM)
4) Can't mega compared to Altaria

As you can see, they're kind of opposite uses. You may want to lean more to Tropius, probably because he's easier to obtain and use. Altaria - in my opinion - would be better because he's a strong mega whose great in battle (from my experience). But, it's up to you.

Possible Movesets:

Altaria @ Altarianite
- Moonblast/Dazzling Gleam (Mega STAB)
- Flamethrower
- Ice Beam
- Sky Attack/Dragon Pulse (STAB)

I'm not to lenient toward Dragon - even though is provides STAB - because Fairy can already cover dragon's effectiveness's. But, it could work too

Tropius @ Whatever Item
- Leaf Storm (STAB)
- Air Slash (STAB)
- Synthesis (for low health recoverage)
- Toxic

Tropius doesn't learn much of a wide range of moves, but I think this could be a possible moveset for him. Note: these movesets were whatever came into my head.

As you can see, I mostly like Altaria better, but that doesn't mean I didn't find any potential in Tropius. I honestly would go with Altaria, but based on your question says otherwise. Your choice, Hope I helped!

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