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yep, I gut a 100iv wynaut. didn't realize how rare he is!

I just checked to make sure I didn't accidently evolve him. I did not. gotta make sure not to do that. gotta throw him in gyms for bragging rights.
How exactly will anyone other than yourself know that it's a 100%, just from seeing it in a gym?
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How exactly will anyone other than yourself know that it's a 100%, just from seeing it in a gym?
idk, if I level it up to 40, the hard core players might know!
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i'm tempted to power up my 100iv chansey to level 40, but that would make her motivation deteriorate faster, thus I hold back.
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You could rename it Wynaut100, or Perfnaut
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You could rename it Wynaut100, or Perfnaut
oh, the name change shows up in gyms?
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oh, the name change shows up in gyms?
Now that I think about it, the only nicknames I see are the ones for my pokes, so maybe not.
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They don't, which is why I ask.

I got into a bit of a friendly argument with a fellow raider about something similar. He had gotten a 98% Sableye from a raid, and I said, "But if you're not going to use stardust on it - because why would you use stardust on a Sableye? - then what's the point?" He replied, "Well, I can show it off by putting it in gyms!" But I was left wondering, who other than you is going to know that a 742CP Sableye (during the few minutes that it's fully motivated) is lvl20 98%IV?

Obviously, a perfect powered up to 30 (1118 CP) or 40 (1305 CP) might be cool to someone, I guess, but I'd rather put all that dust into something useful.
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Incidentally, I need sun stones. I have several really good, boosted Sunkerns, along with a bunch of candy, and for some reason I'm keen to have a bunch of 1800+ Sunfloras.

Not to "brag about them in gyms" or anything, I just like them for some silly reason. Maybe because of the rarity of sun stones? Apparently I'm not entirely immune to the effects of artificial scarcity.
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i'm tempted to power up my 100iv chansey to level 40, but that would make her motivation deteriorate faster, thus I hold back.
Do it

Loses motivation a lot slower than blissey even at max cp
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They don't, which is why I ask.

I got into a bit of a friendly argument with a fellow raider about something similar. He had gotten a 98% Sableye from a raid, and I said, "But if you're not going to use stardust on it - because why would you use stardust on a Sableye? - then what's the point?" He replied, "Well, I can show it off by putting it in gyms!" But I was left wondering, who other than you is going to know that a 742CP Sableye (during the few minutes that it's fully motivated) is lvl20 98%IV?

Obviously, a perfect powered up to 30 (1118 CP) or 40 (1305 CP) might be cool to someone, I guess, but I'd rather put all that dust into something useful.
When it comes down to it, none of this really matters anyway, no matter which Pokemon we are talking about.
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