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1st his name has raptor in it. Second I consider this bird the true brawler of all the birds. He learns close combat! And his attack is ridiculous. Tops all
Plus he gets Reckless as a hidden ability, so Brave Bird has another +20% power. That's 120 +40%(20% STAB 20% Reckless). 40% of 120 is 48, so a Staraptor with Reckless can deal 168 damage in one move.
Staraptor is an amazing Pokemon because 1. It's move set is amazing with having close combat in it. 2. It's stats are really good. 3. IT LOOKS LIKE A BADASS!
I sweeped a team with this pokemon in competitive and yes SWEEPED!V 93 Comments
Almost guaranteed first strike. Confuse ray + poison fang until badly poisoned. Then switch with a resistant Pokemon and the match is yours. Give him a kings rock to make the opponent flinch and you got a winning formula.
Really? I mean crobat has flying type attacks and you can even mix it with poison type attacks, and he is 8th in the list, what? Not saying that he owns superb speed which render all his of his enemy up.
Having played loads of pokemon I only started using crobat recently and man confuse ray, mean look and poison fang can destroy pokemon especially if you swap out to a tank. Plus it has god like speed
It's a flying and poison type what all do you needV 28 Comments
This Pokemon is the strongest Pokemon in my list. It was superb Pokemon in the world. I love this Pokemon because it speed is more than a bullet train
When I went through Pokemon Silver/Soul Silver I used him. And he was just a wall, nothing destroyed it except for ice types. But if u just teach it FlameThrower it knocks them out easily
Why is he 5th? This pokemon beat two of trainer Reds pokemon (level 80+) when I used him, just at level 50. In the anime it destroyed most of ash's pokemon!
Because it is the all type Pokemon and very powerful PokemonV 35 Comments
My Salamence too op.
Mega Salamence changes normal type moves like double edge into a flying type move.
Aerodactyl you just can not defeat Salamence. My Salamence know aqua tail. It will make you soaking wet.
Salamence is a flying type and also a dragon type so electric attacks won't work and it can learn water moves giving advantage against rock type
Not to mention Salamence can learn Iron Tail, which eliminates the problem of fairy types. You'd need a Togekiss to deal with this guy's raw offensive power.
HE OPV 49 Comments
It's the best man. This powerful type is domination of the seas
Too bad about the quadruple weakness to Electric.
The reason it is a WaterFlying type is because it resembles a Chinese Dragon
Nice gyarados you got there, it would be a shame IF I USED THUNDERBOLT
Jk, this thing is one heck of a beast. Just teach it earthquake and have it punish the stupid pikachu that tried thunderbolt on it (and failed miserably)
@person who said "why is it number 1...", I can prove why Aerodactyl is so good. This thing is fast. Even though it's weak to rock, steel, water, electric, and ice, with Earthquake, Iron Head, Thunder Fang, and Rock Slide, it'll crush almost all resistance. Among the other rock types, I think only Rhyperior can knock this guy down (and I say Rhyperior only because of its Solid Rock ability).
Why is it number1..the comments say"he's just awesome", please that is not a reason, "it's got mega evolution, is sort of resistance to rock and electric attacks and it is very awesome", it is not the only Pokemon who can mega evolve and some non mega evolved Pokemon are better than the ones that mega evolved, it is weak to rock and electric and you need to prove it is awesome.
Aerodactyl is awesome I mean it with its mega evolution in x and y its even better it can also learn a couple dragon moves and best of all you don't have to reach the post game to get the mega stone. So you fan show off your mega aerodactyl fairly early.
Mega Aerodactyl is the perfect backup sweeper. Impassable speed + a movepool with perfect coverage: this is the best bird, hands down.V 19 Comments
Why does everyone keep forgetting this one? It's just so cool! A unique Ghost/Flying typing, stats that, while not tournament worthy, can still get the job done and a great concept. Drifblim deserves more attention.
Ok, so his design is maybe a little weird, but don't let that distract from just how good a tank he can be. Couple that with Calm Mind, and sir, you got yo self a killer.
So forgotten, yet so powerful
His moves are powerfulV 1 Comment
If good iv's it makes a great pokemon
This thing has sythes for arms that makes it the best
I love him
Awesome! - BrobuskyV 1 Comment
Not to mention poison heal + toxic orb access to roost and facade boosted by status effects in this case poisoned. Also substitute compatible. Unless you re OHKO'd then you'll be stalling however long you want. I wouldn't go into battle without one.
What a Pokemon all the people that comment on other Pokemon are mad
Whats not to love about a flying scorpion?
Ever since I used gliscor in battle, he was a battle god for me. He was able to KO a cacturne with acrobatics.V 11 Comments
It was already a good Pokemon, and the fairy type addition only made it better! And metronome works me wonders
Togekiss is just so awesome I mean he is just beyond words
It is so cute best flying type plus evolution of togepi
Yes. It's just…Awesome...V 15 Comments
Pidgeot is best flying Pokemon for me forever
Out of all the flying types I've used, this one is the most powerful
It's literally bird Jesus. It has 100% accurate hurricanes when mega, as well as heat wave. The only reason he doesn't have focus blast ( which is why he's not in OU ) is because it would make him the ultimate bird of all. His design is awesome and he just happens to be my all time favorite Pokemon. He his truly bird Jesus.
Pidgeot was the Pokemon which can fly at the speed of rocket he should be no1V 26 Comments
He's not a flying type guys!
He's an awesome Pokemon of of my favorites, but not a flying type so it doesn't belong.
Not a flying type (just because it has wings doesn't make it flying) - PokemonGOSucks
Don't like him. Not strongV 3 Comments
Hawlucha can just sweep with Unburden and swords dance. - CycloneFang
This is my number one his speed is op he's most likely to dodge half of the targets moves
The fact that it has Flying Press make it amazing.
LOVE IT.V 10 Comments
Somebody said"who doesn't like fire and flying combo? ", u shouldn't, because it loses half of its health when switching into stealth rock
Fire flying combo sucks because of stealth rock, people think it is good just because it looks the coolest
Because it is fire type it can defeat grass bugs easily because it is flying type it can defeat fighting types easily. You should keep charizard in your team
Dude he is charizard how is he not firstV 38 Comments
This guy has to stop fights between legendary Pokemon. You gotta be pretty OP to do that
He's beast. But a mega evolution... That's OP ti the max.
This is crazy Rayquaza is actually the most powerful Pokemon why is staraptor first? Plus Rayquaza is part dragon type with a mega evolution Rayquaza seems like the best Pokemon EVER
Rayquazza is the best p[pkemon because it goyt banned from the OU teir in competetive when it mega eveolves so it is too goodV 40 Comments
The best bird Pokemon in my opinion. Gale Wings is just so awesome, allowing it to outspeed ANY non priority move and also it gets priority with Brave Bird and even Roost! Only flaw I see is the lack of bulk and a 4x Rock weakness.
Talonflame rocks! With Gale wings, he makes an excellent sweeper. Just be careful with rock types and quick guard, though.
Talonflame's design is awesome he is great in competitive battle and over all is just an awesome Pokemon to have on your team. Mine in Pokemon x sweeper almost everything.
Jesus christ I know some people charizard and raquza but what heart me the most was when people voted for that raptor star thing than talonflame.he can definitely beat staraptor and why is he under hawlucha he bary even fliesV 23 Comments
Reason it's Dragon/Flying because it's based on the Chinese legendary creature - PokemonGOSucks
I used it on my team on my team and with its mega it could wreck every dragon type
Altaria is a beast, and levels up quickly, due to its erratic experience rate.
BEST POKEMON FOR STRENGHT GOT ME THREW ALL THOSE TOUGH BATTLEV 5 Comments
This guy can live an ice type attack and it has like 100 speed. - CycloneFang
He is the coolest Pokemon ever and the strongest it's like pikachu's father bird
He was my first shiny and I didn't even try to get him shiny because he's godly as it is
It's the besttV 8 Comments
How this Pokemon didn't get higher I don't know. With Tailwind, Roost Brave Bird and Air Slash and a Weakness policy if it doesn't have Defiant, this Pokemon OWNS almost anything in the skies!
This Pokemon can crush any one. Brave bird and your opponent is out of the game. He should be 1 place easily
Literally wins in every stat except speed against staraptor! Easily should be first
Braviary is super powerful very fast and super good at defendingV 12 Comments
His defensive typing only makes him weak to fire and electric, not very common attack types. He also has great defensive stats, good attacks in brave bird, recovery in roost, and many setup moves such as defog. This pokemon is Anything Goes material. - Doggus
Skarmory because he is a bird covered with armour and that makes a good combination of defense and speed al;so attack from up high and even can avoid toxic spikes if a pokemon like drapion uses it. that's why he is so powerful he should be at least number 5V 3 Comments
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