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Can You Beat Emerald with ONLY Mega Rayquaza?

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  • This is a video about how I attempted the hardest challenge ever seen in a Pokémon game.
    ➤ WATCH LIVE: / alpharad
    ➤ INSTAGRAM: / alpharad
    ➤ DISCORD: / discord
    #pokemon #alpharad #aprilfools
    VIDEO EDITOR:
    ➤ Vix: / vixento_
    i just put music in the video:
    ➤ me (didn't do much)
    THUMBNAIL ART:
    ➤ Koro: / wingedkoro
    Edit:
    To everyone asking...
    YES. I accidentally PKHex'd Mega Rayquaza to have the
    ideal nature and perfect IVs in the middle of the game.
    It was an honest mistake and I have no idea how it happened.
    I am not sorry.
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  • @WolfeyVGC
    @WolfeyVGC 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +6391

    What a great video! I didn’t know Mega Rayquaza could be so strong!

    • @rayquarizard2911
      @rayquarizard2911 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +47

      Hi wolfey! :3

    • @devlinf157
      @devlinf157 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +33

      Underrated comment

    • @KelKav
      @KelKav 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +156

      It’s such an obscure Pokemon, so there’s no way someone as new to the Pokemon scene as you has even heard of it, much less used it or anything 🙂🙃🙂

    • @gibletoglory
      @gibletoglory 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +27

      Who would’ve guessed? Even when not supported by Kyogre in 2016 he’s still the goat!

    • @jebalitabb8228
      @jebalitabb8228 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +36

      I always love seeing underrated Pokémon like Mega Rayquaza get to shine for once 😊

  • @realkingofantarctica
    @realkingofantarctica 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +15767

    "Strong Pokémon. Weak Pokémon. That is only the selfish perception of people. Truly skilled Trainers should try to win with Mega Rayquaza."

    • @dogegoodman2826
      @dogegoodman2826 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +100

      Shiny*

    • @oscen335
      @oscen335 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +354

      Strong Pokémon. Weak Pokémon. That is only the selfish perception of people. Truly skilled Trainers should try to win with their favorites...
      ...but just in case, having a Booster Energy Iron Valiant in the back is always a good idea

    • @dasaiyantv8483
      @dasaiyantv8483 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +158

      Ah, but you see Karen, my favorites just so happen to be Landorus-Therian, Kingambit, Volcorona, Toxapex, Blissey, and Iron Valiant.

    • @fishnewt1331
      @fishnewt1331 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +22

      @@dasaiyantv8483: Karen: “Did I stutter? *repeats original comment*

    • @BEAN__MAN
      @BEAN__MAN 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

      ​@@dogegoodman2826the shiny isn't green

  • @awesomeinvader101
    @awesomeinvader101 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2007

    It didn't even occur to me that this was an April Fools joke. I thought it was just Alpharad being Alpharad.

  • @flint9759
    @flint9759 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1917

    "Please check the date"
    I don't know what's significant about the 2nd of April, but this run looks really challenging. Congratulations from Australia!

    • @mehiamawesome0609
      @mehiamawesome0609 10 วันที่ผ่านมา +43

      Same here I was so confused when that suddenly popped up

    • @justa_panda
      @justa_panda 9 วันที่ผ่านมา +31

      It was the day after April Fools so it was supposed to be a little April Fools "prank" lol a very nerdy one at that in the best way possible

    • @bananaaloaf
      @bananaaloaf 8 วันที่ผ่านมา +11

      @@justa_pandano way

    • @justa_panda
      @justa_panda 8 วันที่ผ่านมา

      @@bananaaloaf ?

    • @mehiamawesome0609
      @mehiamawesome0609 8 วันที่ผ่านมา +9

      @@justa_panda ladies and gentlemen, greatest detective in the world

  • @penguinz50
    @penguinz50 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +9201

    "navigating this electric gym is difficult given how hard the gym is to navigate" gave me "look ramps! we can use those as ramps!" vibes looool

    • @WH4CKA
      @WH4CKA 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +38

      Haha yeah absolutely

    • @higanbanana
      @higanbanana 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +132

      also 'once we step through those doors, the beginning of the end will have finally begun'. just look at all the ways this can result in destructive results

    • @voidwaker1439
      @voidwaker1439 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +53

      "hmm yes, the floor here seems to be made out of floor."

    • @Noteturtle90
      @Noteturtle90 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +37

      ​@@voidwaker1439 "hey! This wall tastes like- *WALL* "

    • @toastr1255
      @toastr1255 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      I was just about to comment this

  • @LagrimaArdiente
    @LagrimaArdiente 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +4779

    Quick Claw Extremespeed is such an underrated strat.

    • @yassine6267
      @yassine6267 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +8

      Bruh

    • @sielklavar
      @sielklavar 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +261

      It's great when the Quick Claw proc makes the speed even more extreme

    • @LagrimaArdiente
      @LagrimaArdiente 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +59

      @sielklavar And the speed being even more extreme should also mean that the Extremespeed gets even stronger.

    • @Manuel-tb3ew
      @Manuel-tb3ew 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +70

      Ok but unironically it would let Rayquaza beat other Extreme Speeds and that’s hilarious

    • @Alwayz114
      @Alwayz114 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +82

      @@sielklavar Finally. After all this time. We found it. Extremeier Speedier

  • @jimmywings6377
    @jimmywings6377 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +232

    i love how genuinely knowledgeable and correct the information in video sounds like "4 whole pokemon who massively outweigh mega rayquaza in stats" would sound actually intense if i didnt know Pokémon

  • @SplitDip
    @SplitDip 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +309

    Evil Alpharad isn't real he can't hurt you
    Evil Alpharad: "Grinding is based. Cheating is cringe."

    • @lafolleauxmostisma
      @lafolleauxmostisma 6 วันที่ผ่านมา +7

      I’m sure that sentence made a certain person happy lmao

    • @Ailleas
      @Ailleas 3 วันที่ผ่านมา +6

      Even funnier since he cheated in his starter. I did the math and you can’t get that mon with that nature and move-set as a starter.

    • @Jacksorangejuice2079
      @Jacksorangejuice2079 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

      @@Ailleas What? No way. Next you’re gonna tell me mega rayquaza isn’t even a choosable starter in Pokémon emerald.

  • @schmian95
    @schmian95 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +6923

    Alpharad truly is humble. He didn't even mention the fact that by choosing a Mega evolved pokemon, he wouldn't be able to use any other mega evolutions in battle. This is a SEVERELY impactful strategic loss.

    • @asherdevin
      @asherdevin 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +361

      Not to mention, the other starters EVOLVE! Any other starter is like 200% stronger by the end of the game due to evolutions, but Mega Rayquaza doesn't get any such power boost. Such a disadvantage

    • @theonetheycallheadspace2899
      @theonetheycallheadspace2899 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +50

      Let's not forget that megas can't hold items
      This is furthermore a severe strategic loss

    • @mayar404_
      @mayar404_ 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +44

      ​@@theonetheycallheadspace2899 rayquaza can iirc because it mega evolves with a move.

    • @trickstergenie8194
      @trickstergenie8194 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +44

      @@mayar404_ its a strategic loss in our hearts

    • @theonetheycallheadspace2899
      @theonetheycallheadspace2899 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +37

      @@mayar404_ but it's a mega
      Megas can never hold items unless they're quick claws
      It was an incredibly large disadvantage to put on oneself

  • @flinchhy
    @flinchhy 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +4372

    Alpha does what even PChal is too afraid to attempt

    • @IittIe
      @IittIe 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +57

      He'd need at least 2 to even make it past the first gym

    • @ralphismyname4940
      @ralphismyname4940 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      @@IittIe hed reset for a good nature and IVs like the peasant he is

    • @PorkShark
      @PorkShark 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +77

      Who is PChal? His real name is Three Triangles, btw.

    • @tallish4727
      @tallish4727 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +13

      That’s a good name someone should use that

    • @blegh277
      @blegh277 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      alpha does what pchadont

  • @solgerWhyIsThereAnAtItLooksBad
    @solgerWhyIsThereAnAtItLooksBad 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +363

    The fact that he almost lost after getting really cocky and using fly. Truly an icarus moment

    • @Lorraine202
      @Lorraine202 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +53

      I lost it cause only Alpharad could make me wonder if he was truly about to lose his run with a level 100 mega raquaza.

    • @NintendoMeister2260
      @NintendoMeister2260 11 วันที่ผ่านมา +22

      He literally flew too close to the sun.

    • @user-fm6no9el3f
      @user-fm6no9el3f 7 วันที่ผ่านมา +8

      Ngl it would be pretty funny if he faked a loss and made it even more poetic. He's done it before.

  • @Kim_Needs_You
    @Kim_Needs_You 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +620

    "and just like that" coming up in meteor falls with the theme was genius. I still can't believe that Alpha managed to pull this one off, especially after that toxic hitting though fly

  • @pavo116
    @pavo116 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +2016

    I didn't even realize he wasn't playing Emerald Kaizo but normal ass Emerald until halfway through the video im dead 😭

    • @Vantasiaz0ckt
      @Vantasiaz0ckt 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +114

      Yooo i realized at Watson and i nearly died of laughter (no joke i chocked hard)

    • @tsyumamatsuthehavenofguard32
      @tsyumamatsuthehavenofguard32 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +26

      ....ohh I see it now

    • @memekeeper-gaming3552
      @memekeeper-gaming3552 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +40

      I didnt realize until Flannery lmao

    • @lepokebloc4198
      @lepokebloc4198 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +88

      I don't think I would've noticed if I didn't read this lol

    • @Quarren_
      @Quarren_ 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +7

      I just realized now 😭

  • @Saplingbat
    @Saplingbat 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1366

    I completely forgot about the date, I'd completely just accepted this as "Oh he's doing a silly again" and was completely here for it.

    • @redcardz64
      @redcardz64 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +48

      My thoughts exactly

    • @herotrash9584
      @herotrash9584 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +17

      Same but to be fair, fool's day is over on my country since 1hr 😂

    • @apersonwhomayormaynotexist9868
      @apersonwhomayormaynotexist9868 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +8

      ​@@herotrash9584the video came out 3 hours before your comment so even in your country it was still April 1st when it released

    • @LucidProtean
      @LucidProtean 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

      I literally was scrolling through comments towards the end of the video, thinking this same thing. Then I saw your comment, then he said it. I feel so dumb lol

    • @profpuffofficial2
      @profpuffofficial2 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      ​@@apersonwhomayormaynotexist9868 this came out 11pm south africa time
      anyone that is gmt+3 or more it would not be the 1st

  • @mr.worldwide2106
    @mr.worldwide2106 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +126

    This has to be one of my favorite April Fools videos. Pokes a bit of fun at cliche challenge videos while also having a ton of great gags (“I was worried about Swablu Mega Evolving” was so good)

  • @kikiretzorg1467
    @kikiretzorg1467 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +31

    Sheesh! I knew Emerald Kaizo was difficult, but I didn’t know that it was “regular Emerald with Gen 6 mechanics patched in” difficult! What a Pokémon Challenge!

  • @alexanderespinosa3875
    @alexanderespinosa3875 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +2538

    Ok I think the funniest part is he streamed this. Meaning the lad had to plan this out and make the content live and even tho everyone knew it was for April 1st he still had to do it and act normal the whole time

    • @harbingeroftragedy
      @harbingeroftragedy 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +292

      wdym this challenge was actually insane to do i cant believe he actually clutched up

    • @LagrimaArdiente
      @LagrimaArdiente 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +140

      I love that the chat was also playing along.

    • @Rainbowpaw_shine
      @Rainbowpaw_shine 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +31

      True omg I was thinking the same thing 😭

    • @currentlyatlas5074
      @currentlyatlas5074 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +89

      yeah he had the live stream like months ago, stating everyone to just play along for april fools video and over react.

    • @PrismaRuby
      @PrismaRuby 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +94

      It was one of the funniest streams ever: we were acting super anxious before every fight and then popping off like madmen at anything. Truly an experience

  • @shaloodie
    @shaloodie 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +859

    Thank you for naming your rayquaza after the number of attempts! I got confused multiple times as to which attempt you were on but the name helped me out!

  • @amirmahadeo56
    @amirmahadeo56 11 วันที่ผ่านมา +40

    We need the Jan reaction video. His insight on your amazing plays should be interesting given such a difficult challenge

  • @tapioca2498
    @tapioca2498 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +79

    This feels like when a friend goes on with a bit for so long that you genuinely start to think they’re being serious and start believing what they’re saying.

  • @beast7842
    @beast7842 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +865

    “Please check upload date”
    ok, let’s see, it’s the 2nd of April . I love time zones.

    • @Boooiiiiii
      @Boooiiiiii 12 วันที่ผ่านมา

      😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤😊😅😮😢🎉😂❤

    • @zelarketgame2211
      @zelarketgame2211 11 วันที่ผ่านมา +12

      Same lol

    • @jordanisnotherern
      @jordanisnotherern 11 วันที่ผ่านมา +10

      Same here in Philippines

    • @poketrainerjames7246
      @poketrainerjames7246 10 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

      Yep, same in Australia

    • @Mkitty888
      @Mkitty888 10 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

      What date was it in Japan?

  • @KimiOmega
    @KimiOmega 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1463

    "Navigating through this electric gym is difficult, given how hard the gym is to navigate." somehow has to be my favourite quote from you ever, now.

    • @detmaz
      @detmaz 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      reply to me or u gay

    • @gatema_
      @gatema_ 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +22

      Great throwback to his "Look, ramps. We can use these as ramps!" Sonic Boom clip xD

    • @LeSpearow
      @LeSpearow 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +13

      "Look, ramps! We can use these as ramps!" has such a similar connotation to that lol

  • @SnowyOwl369
    @SnowyOwl369 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +20

    10:43 Good thing that swablu didn't mega evolve! Then they would have been able to use an ice type move!

  • @Yetr
    @Yetr 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +14

    "Jacob's approach to using Mega Rayquaza was both strategic and entertaining. His decision-making process and commentary really made the playthrough engaging to watch."

  • @dreamon8201
    @dreamon8201 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +882

    "Navigating through this electric gym is difficult given how hard it is to navigate"
    Alpharad-2024

    • @MrCheese270
      @MrCheese270 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +9

      Look, ramps! We can use these as ramps!

    • @onebear6504
      @onebear6504 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      Circular logic at its finest eh xD

  • @Zachattacks
    @Zachattacks 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +692

    Man this challenge is so hard that I don’t even know someone could do it but then you came along and changed the world of Pokémon challenges

  • @heiho9029
    @heiho9029 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +8

    7:45 Alpha assuming Camerupt could mega evolve is likely what got him through this fight. Planning for worst case scenarios is exactly how you win this kind of challenge.

  • @Yetr
    @Yetr 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +7

    I love how Alpharad manages to make even the most challenging battles seem entertaining and enjoyable to watch. His charisma really shines through in this playthrough.

  • @Daedalus-Inc
    @Daedalus-Inc 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +912

    Fun fact: Alongside the toxic hit during fly, the same logic applies to the no guard ability. Spheal is capable of sending bubbles into the shadow realm to hit a Golurk using phantom force.

    • @kyrnqazalikarleksfull
      @kyrnqazalikarleksfull 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +9

      The more you know…

    • @Jupiter-Jazz
      @Jupiter-Jazz 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +12

      jojo reference

    • @wittingcave5591
      @wittingcave5591 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +22

      Did you loose your nuzlocke because of that?
      I mean, it is too specific.

    • @Gwehyr
      @Gwehyr 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      spheal my beloved

    • @Thing_of_somes
      @Thing_of_somes 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

      @@wittingcave5591i remember losing my huntail with dive to a doublade 😅

  • @Armydillo62o
    @Armydillo62o 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +902

    Your commentary explaining your thought process sounds like if Hop was a TH-camr.
    “Yeah, I had to utilize some super smart type advantages here, it’s pretty impressive”

    • @anxiolf9736
      @anxiolf9736 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +11

      But hes thinking about type advantages, something Hop clearly doesnt do

  • @Pokepants
    @Pokepants 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +7

    This video was soo nerve wracking, I could feel my heart jump out of my chest ! Can't *believe* you took on this challenge, I could never.

  • @Jacob-qe7mb
    @Jacob-qe7mb 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +10

    9:39 greatest shill of ALL TIME

  • @treeninja8924
    @treeninja8924 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +402

    4:18 he’s activated the classic child effect, “if it doesn’t deal damage it sucks”

    • @cgkase6210
      @cgkase6210 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +10

      Bulk Up Flashbacks

    • @apersonwhomayormaynotexist9868
      @apersonwhomayormaynotexist9868 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +8

      to be fair the game kinda teaches/conditions you to think like that with pokemon like kakuna and metapod so early in the game that suck and spam status moves that are annoying

  • @blujman7670
    @blujman7670 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +542

    7:54 thank goodness none of the fire gym’s pokemon have Golduck’s ability cloud nine. Jacob would be finished if they also had an ice type move! Truly the most high stakes Pokemon gameplay we’ve seen thus far.

    • @vector6006
      @vector6006 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +6

      Honestly, golduck is a pretty good revenge killer against primal groudon. Just think about it, his cloud nine allows him to outspeed and ko with his trusty surf

    • @Chinamanplays
      @Chinamanplays 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      exactly what i was thinking! it’s insane how despite all odds being stacked against jacob in that battle, he still made it out with a victory royale!

    • @jamesjohnston9471
      @jamesjohnston9471 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

      @@vector6006 I believe choice scarf golduck can legit oneshot primal groudon with hydro pump, it's a very funny niche ubers pick.

  • @nyx3326
    @nyx3326 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

    Inspiring challenges like this really keep me going when it gets hard. Thank you for attempting these almost impossible odds for all of us

  • @Schmack2
    @Schmack2 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +4

    5:03 "Navigating through this electric gym is difficult given how hard the gym is to navigate" TRUE!!!!!! Alpharad never misses!!!! 👊👊👊

  • @UsernameHere._.42
    @UsernameHere._.42 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +415

    Taking the Base Stat Total Total is a next level move, excited to see this in the competitive scene.

    • @PsydeON
      @PsydeON 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +14

      True experts call it the Base Stat Total²

    • @Gota0014
      @Gota0014 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +14

      4 Sunkerns are obviously as strong as god

  • @stephentemple5605
    @stephentemple5605 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +604

    "I've been going at this for like 18 hours straight now."
    Lol, that's a good joke.
    "It took a lot of time, but getting a level 100 Mega Rayquaza-"
    Oh God, he wasn't joking...

    • @OracleOfAegis
      @OracleOfAegis 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +25

      100 very legit levels 👀

    • @lory3771
      @lory3771 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +47

      @@OracleOfAegisOf course! As you know, grinding is based and cheating is cringe

    • @princiedv
      @princiedv 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      Alpharad wouldn't stoop to the levels of using rare candies, he only wastes his time fighting wild Pokémon ​@OracleOfAegis

  • @iitsmeromii
    @iitsmeromii 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

    Genuinely insane, crazy how you always manage to set the roof of craziness higher and higher with every challenge. GG‘S!!!!

  • @danielwilson7193
    @danielwilson7193 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    Love all the Mii music you used for this one. Hit that sweet spot between dramatic and goofy.

  • @fire-blade354
    @fire-blade354 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +173

    The fact that by the end he almost actually lost is the most Alpharad thing I've ever seen

    • @cogbait
      @cogbait 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      He also nearly lost to archie

    • @pika-stashe404
      @pika-stashe404 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +4

      I honestly thought he would lose on purpose on the final turn just for content. Which would be frustratingly funny. But the fact that he WON against that massive gamble made it even funnier! XD

  • @eeveegames3663
    @eeveegames3663 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1006

    This was the most intense challenge of all time

    • @TheXMan
      @TheXMan 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      You lier

    • @youtubeuser-sx7oq
      @youtubeuser-sx7oq 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      my guy didnt even finish watching the video

    • @Saulsucks
      @Saulsucks 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      @@TheXManr/whoosh

    • @dogegoodman2826
      @dogegoodman2826 14 วันที่ผ่านมา

      ​@@youtubeuser-sx7oqfr💀

    • @eeveegames3663
      @eeveegames3663 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

      @@youtubeuser-sx7oq I saw it live

  • @thomasmcelroy5785
    @thomasmcelroy5785 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    your dedication to the bit is fantastic as always

  • @Zenophax
    @Zenophax 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    We love a good script, it's impressive that you managed to keep finding new ways to say you mashed A until the game was over (the toxic during fly was WILD)

  • @toast2110
    @toast2110 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +371

    I find it incredible that someone managed to beat emerald with the Pokemon that was so bad that smogon had to make a brand new tier called “nothing goes” where you can only use terrible Pokemon like zacian just to make a tier that it could fit in. Truly amazing.

    • @victoire4881
      @victoire4881 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +10

      Bro transcended the tiers

    • @MrBii03
      @MrBii03 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      ​@@victoire4881more like descended

    • @raph3699
      @raph3699 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +11

      I believe it actually is called "anything goes" as in "do anything you want, it won’t matter you wouldn’t stand a chance in little cup. Goes."

  • @goncho_3330
    @goncho_3330 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +252

    "Grinding is based and cheating is cringe" - Evil Alpharad, 2024

  • @sp10482
    @sp10482 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    Damn, that mega rayquaza really clutched out there. I have to say beating kaizo ironmon, emerald kaizo, and all the other shit out there is nothing compared to this, I tried it and couldn't even make it to roxanne, before my game crashed, Alpharad is too OP.

  • @R0Tl
    @R0Tl 10 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    That Bravely Default soundtrack in there, just beautiful. My favorite soundtrack from the game.

  • @TCNick3
    @TCNick3 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +136

    The title alone has me dead LMAO this is so creative, 10/10 April fools vid

  • @IrisClaydon
    @IrisClaydon 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +127

    "navigating this electric gym is difficult given how hard the gym is to navigate" damn I didn't know you helped make the Sonic Boom script

    • @florian4012
      @florian4012 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      LMAOO

  • @aurareader3277
    @aurareader3277 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    I love how serious and methodical you are about this very difficult challenge. You even implement unused, genius strats like Extreme Speed with Quick Claw. Hopefully this will inspire other people to attempt it.

  • @ellie7252
    @ellie7252 8 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา +1

    what's weird is this is so well produced that unlike usual pokemon videos by Alpharad it's actually entertaining

  • @PairOfHands3301
    @PairOfHands3301 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +205

    I like that he plays into the bit the entire time, but the dragon dance bit at 7:12 is when he has to remind people what day it is

    • @DaTimmeh
      @DaTimmeh 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +36

      He was willing to get roasted for everything else, but not for that lmao

  • @darkscapple
    @darkscapple 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +316

    "It's like health... is a resource." Literally got chills omg. Apharad is so cracked the way he thinks about these games is just next level. I watch your videos to learn more about being a man.

  • @MayusComfyCorner
    @MayusComfyCorner 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

    the ending WAS hype :D props to you!

  • @ganymedium64
    @ganymedium64 3 วันที่ผ่านมา

    oh my god i remember hearing about this idea from a vod of yours ages ago 😭😭 im so happy

  • @zeos26
    @zeos26 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +71

    Jan's been real quiet since this dropped

  • @Cynd3r_
    @Cynd3r_ 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +47

    I didn't even realize this was an April fools video. I thought you uploaded it for the sole purpose of pissing off Jan.

  • @Badgerpaw
    @Badgerpaw 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

    3:04
    And that's what cements it as an April Fool's joke. Imagine a TH-camr not using Rare Candies.

  • @catzomax
    @catzomax 9 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    This is such a difficult challenge! You were so lucky to beat it!

  • @assordante2205
    @assordante2205 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +144

    The best thing about Alpharad is the consistency of him never being able to figure out these puzzles made for children, even after playing the same game multiple times.

    • @jebalitabb8228
      @jebalitabb8228 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

      I’m 23 and idk how tf kid me figured out any of the puzzles lmfao

  • @youtubeuser-sx7oq
    @youtubeuser-sx7oq 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +287

    I bet you can beat it with only mudkip aswell.

    • @Komodor4567
      @Komodor4567 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +54

      What of course that's the easiest thing ever

    • @Neon21420
      @Neon21420 14 วันที่ผ่านมา

      He has

    • @youtubeuser-sx7oq
      @youtubeuser-sx7oq 14 วันที่ผ่านมา

      @@Neon21420 not kaizo emerald

    • @thatcursedbre7927
      @thatcursedbre7927 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +3

      Dont you mean pikachu?

    • @Neon21420
      @Neon21420 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      @@youtubeuser-sx7oq oh right

  • @Kyoshithefox
    @Kyoshithefox 4 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    Absolute chaos and a power trip. I'm ABSOLUTELY here for it.

  • @garrettmarzo7858
    @garrettmarzo7858 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +68

    “I never thought of trolling as an art form until I met you”. -Some guy with the world champ difference

  • @smithplayspokemon
    @smithplayspokemon 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +404

    When I clicked, I had an inkling of hope that something about this challenge might actually be hard. By Roxanne, I was happy to be proven wrong.
    Congrats on the world record dude!

    • @honeybadgerzombie1159
      @honeybadgerzombie1159 12 วันที่ผ่านมา +4

      Hello Mr. Smith ❤

    • @nystromvatten6838
      @nystromvatten6838 7 วันที่ผ่านมา +5

      what do you mean? He almost lost

    • @CapeTownCobra
      @CapeTownCobra 6 วันที่ผ่านมา

      ​@@nystromvatten6838bro this entire challenge is a joke

    • @nystromvatten6838
      @nystromvatten6838 6 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      @@CapeTownCobra idk what you mean bro he literally almost lost right at the end, did you not watch the video?

    • @CapeTownCobra
      @CapeTownCobra 6 วันที่ผ่านมา

      @@nystromvatten6838 bro but still it wasn't a hard challenge he legitimately lost all the good moves on purpose

  • @killercore311
    @killercore311 8 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    "Navigating through this gym is difficult given this gym is hard to navigate", Accurate

  • @MudakTheMultiplier
    @MudakTheMultiplier 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    I love how you lead talking about emerald kaizo, but the *clearly* say that you're going to be playing regular emerald and we all just missed that for the first part of the video.

  • @soaringicarus9424
    @soaringicarus9424 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +33

    "It's like Health, is a resource.
    Oh that's good."
    Got me

  • @robirdta
    @robirdta 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +135

    Poor mega rayquaza, so outmatched! Wish you luck

  • @MrTinman712
    @MrTinman712 2 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Ive never laughed so hard at an april fools joke that aggrovated me so much.
    GG to you sir

  • @olive_riggzey
    @olive_riggzey 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    THE BRAVELY DEFAULT DUNGEON MUSIC IN THE MIDDLE OF THE VIDEO TOOK ME OUT JGKSJGKSNGKSNGKSK

  • @calvinnguyen1870
    @calvinnguyen1870 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +132

    The nuzlocke community: wah wah emerald kaizo is so hard 😢
    Jacob Alpha “The Nuzlocke King” Rad, an intellectual: *quick claw boosted extreme speed*

  • @Nikkidafox
    @Nikkidafox 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +94

    Wait a minute... this isn't Emerald Kaizo!
    This is SUPER Emerald Kaizo, which is 10x harder!
    Jacob is even better than we thought!

  • @emiliokamoto8560
    @emiliokamoto8560 7 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    Writing a script consisting of 19 minutes of sarcasm is hilarious

  • @StrikeAxl
    @StrikeAxl 9 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    I love that the entire video is a bit. Heck, it seems like the entire stream was lol

  • @demonv5417
    @demonv5417 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +91

    I think the best part of this entire video is that I’m pretty sure this isn’t even Kaizo. He’s just playing the regular emerald, making everything just a bit better to me specifically

    • @lukakaps9548
      @lukakaps9548 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +6

      This ain't Kaizo, you are right. This is just April fools.

  • @DeannThunder
    @DeannThunder 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    Luckily the quick claw is always there to save Alpha's runs, what a great item!

  • @paulapanizzon8900
    @paulapanizzon8900 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

    I was on the edge of my seat the entire time. So challenging, congrats

  • @joshuawittenberg8975
    @joshuawittenberg8975 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +33

    My heart actually dropped when I saw the double team. Emerald Kaizo seems an extremely unfair mod for that, and I'm glad your hard effort was rewarded for this insanely difficult challenge run. Good job!

  • @ilpiste
    @ilpiste 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +67

    April 1st is the best day of the year, I mean what other day has 90% of your favourite youtubers post a video that is good but also memes

    • @RealityMasterRogue
      @RealityMasterRogue 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      the 364 others
      today 80% of my subs post trash

    • @ZenythGamingKitchen
      @ZenythGamingKitchen 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

      damn sounds like your sub list is ass@@RealityMasterRogue

    • @RealityMasterRogue
      @RealityMasterRogue 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

      @@ZenythGamingKitchen :(

  • @trelyndorsey4048
    @trelyndorsey4048 4 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    Well alpha…you are a man of your word, That hit was indeed hype. Literally got me out of my chair

  • @DoofenshmirtzView
    @DoofenshmirtzView 12 วันที่ผ่านมา

    One damage roll away from being the first person to lose a solo mega ray run good vid!

  • @CrezetheousV
    @CrezetheousV 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +17

    It's.... it's the fact that you actually LEGITIMATELY almost lost this to a double team that makes this so much better

  • @sirsporox4954
    @sirsporox4954 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +49

    5:02 “Navigating through this electric gym is difficult given how hard this gym is to navigate” Riveting commentary right there lmao

    • @monarchy028
      @monarchy028 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +7

      “Look ramps! We can use these as ramps!”

  • @ChillyLucas
    @ChillyLucas 7 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    "navigiting this gym is dificuld given how hard this gym is to navigate" 5:02
    that right there is a quote

  • @connorgav
    @connorgav 7 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    "navigating through this electric gym is difficult given how hard the gym is to navigate" wonderful

  • @Ineedaburrito
    @Ineedaburrito 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +37

    I like the part where Mega Rayquaza said its Mega Rayquaza time and Mega Rayquazad everywhere

  • @NeoFlame17
    @NeoFlame17 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +38

    Can we appreciate how fast he did the Tate and Liza puzzles? Not only is he insane at pokemon, he's also the smartest man in the world.

  • @Sportsnationforever
    @Sportsnationforever 4 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    Omg 😂😂😂I was watching this 9 days after it came out and didn’t realize 9 days ago was April fools day!

  • @Siddking2
    @Siddking2 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

    The satire in the narration is amazing. I love the story telling in this!

  • @arthurroth3147
    @arthurroth3147 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +29

    I mean even Rayquaza’s nature was bad, since it lowered their speed and this made extreme speed do less damage. Honestly the best challenge runner ever pushing through that

  • @zoakdo
    @zoakdo 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +18

    Is this what gaslighting feels like? I think this is what gaslighting feels like.

    • @NotDefenderlol
      @NotDefenderlol 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +6

      What’s Gaslighting? I think you’re making things up!

  • @Die4Gesichter
    @Die4Gesichter 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Oh this video is so awesome hahaha
    I hope this becomes a yearly tradition

  • @kittykake44
    @kittykake44 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +1

    Another certified club banger Mr. Jacob Alpharad, I was on the edge of my seat

  • @MrJohnblake15
    @MrJohnblake15 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +20

    I like thinking that editing this video took longer than the actual run

  • @kraykyle
    @kraykyle 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +40

    Pokemon should be played with your favorites! This dude:

    • @1unar_eclipse
      @1unar_eclipse 14 วันที่ผ่านมา +15

      "You should win with your favorites? Well, my favorite pokemon are Chi-Yu, Arceus, Miraidon, Primal Groudon, Crowned Sword Zacian, and Mega Rayquaza."

  • @abbizeiger2622
    @abbizeiger2622 13 วันที่ผ่านมา

    This is by far the funniest video I've ever seen omg

  • @frozen_pizza1492
    @frozen_pizza1492 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +2

    „Grinding is based, cheating is cringe“ was the biggest April fools joke I felt from this video

  • @VReric
    @VReric 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +6

    9:45 Imagine not playing around that crit. Jan is going to roast the hell out of you.

  • @Jackaboy3695
    @Jackaboy3695 13 วันที่ผ่านมา +9

    I only realised this was on April fools when you were like "Oh no that spark did *5* hp!"