OMG it was pretty awful. I don't know exactly what my hours were, but probably somewhere near 15 hours or more. Finally found some good spots to get exp about halfway through time wise, which sped things up a little.
After seeing WindriderShiva's generationlocke on here I was inspired to try again. Over the last couple of years (I started pre-gen 7) I failed my previous generation locke in the Elite Four of Platinum. I am loosening the rules this time, but want to try again.
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So I have selected a team to counter the Elite Four as best I could: Magneton, Voltorb, Seel, Poliwag (to wrath), Pidgeotto, and Girafarig. And I have to say that training in Johto is Horrible! Even with suspending the death rule so I could train in harder places (because otherwise I was...