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AR Ethics - Page 1

AR Ethics

Posted by: Guy
Date: 2010-07-31 17:05:15
I want to ask the forum's opinion on doing a few things with AR to my untouched, greatly worked on Platinum Version (and possibly my less-used SoulSilver.) For competitive battling and possibly the Battle Frontier, I was thinking about getting into RNG to help build better teams. If you don't know what that is, it is pretty much abusing the game's random number generator without hacking in order to obtain better IVs and Shiny Pokémon. However, it requires a secret ID, normally either visible with a flash card or an un-RNG'd shiny. I am currently considering the usage of these codes:

The downsides to these would be:

I think the reasons to use them would be:

Thoughts? I'm leaning towards yes, but I want you guys' input first.

Re: AR Ethics

Posted by: Axaj
Date: 2010-07-31 17:24:03
If you make legitimate pokemon and don't cheat for items/money, I think it's fine.

Re: AR Ethics

Posted by: shaggs
Date: 2010-07-31 17:37:53
I dont see anything wrong with that, but its your choice.