Same Type Attack Bonus Podcast Episode 3 – Team Building 101

Welcome to the Same Type Attack Bonus podcast, your twice monthly look into the deeper worlds of Pokémon! On this episode, recorded Friday, August 12, 2016, trainers Slagkick, Spike, and Sulker give an introduction to team building in the core Pokémon games.



This week, Slagkick leads the trainers in a introductory discussion about team building in the core Pokémon games. Starting with concepts such as type matchups, stats, and movesets, the trainers discuss the various roles that Pokémon can serve in competitive battle and begin to dig into the deep metagame of competitive Pokémon team building.

Resources discussed on air:


This week, the trainers discuss Episodes 5-8 of Pokémon: XY!


This week, we’re giving an introduction to team building! Do you have any strategies or go-to Pokémon that you consider when putting a team together?

Our Pokémon of the week is the Purrfect partner Meowth! What are your thoughts on this sassy kitty?


The Pokémon of the Week is Meowth!



Our music is good. Theme music is “Professor Sycamore’s Theme” by Nathan Sharp.

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