And now, let me present to you another Mega! and this time, its Mega Exploud!
By using the Exploudite, Explouds body grows more holes from its back, palms and arms! Mega Exploud releases from these holes sonic blasts strong enough to demolish several city blocks up to a 3 mile radius! Mega Exploud emits sounds in a wide range of frequencies, from infrasound do ultrasound, thus it is able to make use of the ability Echolocation*! Using ultra powerful sonic blasts, Mega Exploud propells itself through the air, striking with suprising Speed! Finnaly, Exploud gains the Fighting type, and thanks to its new ability Echolocation*, it can make the most use of powerful moves like Focus Blast and Boomburst!
*Echolocation: "Accuracy of moves is perfect, the foe is identified regardless of its' type." (A combination of No Guard and Scrappy)
Oh man Exploud. This is one of those pokemon that you would never think evolved from something like Whismur. I remember back in Ruby how much I didn't like Loudred (And I still don't like him, it's design is just plain ugly), and then, at Victory Road, I saw an Exploud. I knew right away that I needed this guy, no matter what. Luckily Victory Road is filled with Loudreds, so it didn't take too much time. Exploud turned out to be a pretty generic Normal type: Good HP, decent attacking stats, and plenty of coverage moves. It did it's job fairly well, having nice attacks and offenses, but it was just decent, nothing more. That is until Gen 6 introduced Boomburst, a move that is aching to be paired with Aerilate, as it is Noivern's signature move, but instead it found it's use on Exploud, and it did wonders to it. Given it's insane coverage, all that Exploud really needed to become an insane Wallbreaker is a strong and reliable STAB move, and it got just that, a 140 base power move with absolutely no drawbacks. Pait that with Scrappy and we have a real monster. But still, Exploud is still a Normal type, and thus, it has alot of competition, especially when considering that it has a STAB that is not super effective on anything.
So what to do? Mega it of course!
With a new powerful ability, a secondary Fighting STAB in Focus Blast and increased bulk, Speed and power, Mega Exploud will be a nightmare against Stall and Defensive teams, Braking walls like Chansey, Blissey, Mega Sableye, Slowbro, Gliscor, Ferrothorn and so much more. So all in all, Mega Exploud will defenitely be something to watch out for, as having an unresiste STAB has proved that even a pokemon like Lopunny can become a top tier threat.
As for the design, I had in mind something similar to Mega Swampert, as they are both able to inrease their Speed with burst of Water/Sound from their arms, while the back is supposed to resmble a pipe organ.
Well, hope you like it!
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