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Rainbow Rocket Ed-scendant is an Ed, Edd n Eddy and Pokémon crossover, created by VerdeSaiyan. Mysterious creatures called Pokémon begin spilling over into the Eds' world as an inter-dimensional criminal army assumes control. Can the Eds, aided by an up and coming hotshot Trainer and a group of researchers overthrow this evil conglomerate and save all that they know and love? It's time to battle! The Fic can be read here Link.

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Rainbow Rocket Ed-scendant provides examples of:

  • Abhorrent Admirer: The Kankers, of course.
  • Absurdly Sharp Claws: Ed's Sneasal Jackie, and Kevin's Alolan Sandslash Ciira
  • Abusive Parents: Ed's Misdreavous father, Spiritomb has no qualms about hurting her when she turns to the heroes side.
  • Adorably Precocious Child: Double D fit's the bill much like in the series.
  • Adorkable: Double D, Ed, and most of thier pokemon, the list go's on..
  • Adults Are Useless: Averted, since most of the adults from the Pokemon universe are helping the group, aside from the ones in Rainbow Rocket but they're anything but useless.
  • All Flyers Are Birds: Eddy usually forget's his archen is a Raptor not a bird, much to her annoyance.
  • Allofthe Other Reindeer: Downplayed for the Eds as the fic goes on, since Kevin and Rolf are part of the main group, but Edd's Pichu and Eddy's Pikachu were like this for a pikachu colony due to their different colors.
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  • Alternate Universe: This is how Pokemon are in the Eds world, with 3 pokemon worlds being used. One is a main game verse, another is the lets go world, and the final is the Anime's universe.
  • Amazing Technicolor Wildlife: It's pokemon so it's expected, but Eddy has two shiny pokemon, A pikchu and a Bunnanry, and Watt is an albino Pichu.
  • Amusing Injuries: Not as often but Subverted a bit, with Rain naturally being worried about Ed accidentaly flattening Double D with a tree, and Ed getting scorched by Bro's Houndoom's Fire blast, both momments aren't played for laughs.
  • And Now For Something Completely Different: Chapter 21 focuses entirely on Grey and his backstory.
  • Aww,Look!They Really Do Love Each Other: The Eds as in Canon, with chapter 29 pretty much showing that.
  • Animal Talk: The teams pokemon do this occasionally, however their trainers aren't aware of what they're saying.
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  • The Bad Guy Wins: While it's not often shown, as of chapter 20 Giovanni has taken out the UN, he pretty much controls the Eds world.
  • Beware the Nice Ones: Watt seems like an adorable cute pichu, until you hurt his friends, then his Shadow Pokemon traits show up.
    • Polter as well, even the Kankers and Ed's Sneasal Jackie are scared of her.
  • Big Brother Bully: Eddy's brother Edmund, who has no qualms about his Pokemon attacking the group and hurting Eddy.
    Eddy: Why! Why do you torture me—!?
    Edmund: Like I said. For the fun of it.
  • Big Damn Heroes: In chapter 1 Blue saves the 3 Eds and Grey from a Rainbow Rocket Grunt's 2 xurkitre, and in Chapter 28 Dialga wipes the floor by one shoting Spiritomb
  • Big Little Brother: Cynder is the younger brother in his family, however he evolved before Ashes making him this.
  • Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Eddy's Bunnary Jill, who only joined his team for the free food, and uses her cute looks to get her way, and if not she'll beat those people up and or use charm on them.
  • Bittersweet Ending: In chapter 15 the group reunite with their Pokemon but unfortunately have to stay away from peach creek until they're strong enough to return and fight rainbow rocket.
  • Blood Knight: Kevin's Charizard buck is this, refusing to have any teammates fight Ghetisis's hydreigon and immediately wanting to fight Double D's type: null.
  • Brainwashed and Crazy: Lusamine is currently part of rainbow rocket because of this, being hypnotized by Giovanni's mewtwo
  • Butt-Monkey: The Eds still get their fair share of slapstick, but it's toned down for them with the Kankers getting this treatment more often and the Team Rocket Trio as well.
  • Chick Magnet: Double D continues his streak with Rain seeming to have a crush on him.
  • Cloning Blues: Despite not looking like it Watt.
  • Composite Character: Watt is based off a deleted albino Pichu concept of the spikey eared Pichu for Movie 14 and as of later chapters The partner Pikachu from lets go
  • Continuity Nod:
    • Ed sleep eats again in chapter 3
    • In Chapter 15 Ed mentions his Edzilla costume.
    • In Chapter 22 Kevin mentions the bet from All Ed's are off.
    • Edmund mentions how he gets if he misses Matlock, much like how Eddy noted in the movie.
    • Double D discovers the files on Mewtwo in chapter 35 and the lines from Pokemon: The first movie are repeated.
    • The kankers battle agianst Slazzle is based on the raid for Golruk in the anime.
  • Costume Evolution: As of chapter 26 the Eds have new outfits which they bought with winnings from a battle with a rich boy.
  • Curb-Stomp Battle: Chapter 33 has Eddy battle Edmundand it goes badly, with Eddy only getting 2 pokemon on Edmund's side taken out, if his friends didn't arrive he would've lost for sure.
  • Darker and Edgier: While this fic has it's lighthearted moments there are chapters that show this, especially Chapter's 27 to 29.
  • A Day in the Limelight: Chapter 21 focuses entirely on Grey, and Chapter 25 barely had the Eds with the main plot being about Nazz, Jhonny and Preston fighting a team aqua assault.
  • Determinator: Cynder's father Scorch wants to find his family so badly that he almost starved finding them.
  • The Ditz: Ed and his Tyrunt Triek, with the latter taking Ed's Magneton's joke literally.
  • Dumb Muscle: Ed of course.
  • Enemy Mine: After chapter 15, Kevin and Rolf are pretty much are part of the main team since they all are against Rainbow Rocket.
  • Everything's Better with Dinosaurs: Chapter 22 has fossil pokemon as the focus, with the group getting one fossil pokemon each for their team.
  • Five-Man Band: The main group after chapter 15
    • The Leader: Kevin
    • The Lancer: Eddy
    • The Big Guy: Rolf
    • The Smart Guy: Double D
    • The Heart: Ed
    • The Sixth Ranger: Rain
  • Friendly Enemy: Eddy and Kevin seem to develop this as the story goes on.
  • Hero of Another Story: Grey, despite being part of the group in the beginning he leaves early on to go on his own journey which we see is going well in chapter 21, also Ash Ketchum
  • Humongous Mecha: The Kankers actually use one in chapter 12 to capture a clan of Pikachu.
  • King Mook: Sizzle, Lee's Totem Slazzle that she caught in chapter 2
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Eddy as in canon, but he's more of a heart of gold in this story, due to him defending two of his pokemon from oncoming attack, especially with defending King who has beaten him up before.
  • Kidanova: Eddy, he's flirted with a nurse joy and Rain, his Oshawatt Wotter is this as well with him trying to attract the Nurse joys Audino and Jill (Much to her annoyance.)
  • Large Ham: Captain Melonhead, Rolf and Ed of course, Rolf's Combusken has picked up on his trainers hamminess as well.
  • Lightning Bruiser: Eddy's Primeape King and his Pikachu Volty.
  • Made of Iron: Ed survives getting scorched by Edmund's Houndoom only fainting afterwards, but is completely fine by the next day, Lampshaded as when telling Nazz about them falling out of the rainbow rocket base Double D notes that they've been through worse things than that and they probably could've survived.
  • Mix-and-Match Critters: Double D's Type Null: Chroma is this.
  • Modified Clone: Two in this story Watt, an artificial Pichu and Beta Giovanni's Mewtwo
  • My Species Doth Protest Too Much: Polter despite being a Mimikyu, doesn't seem to mind Pikachu, seeing her costume as a tribute to it rather than mocking it.
  • Oh, Crap!: Double D has the perfect reaction to seeing Edmund's Houndoom having a megastone.
  • Olympus Mons: The Xernas Fawn the group befriends, and his father Dialga, and of course Giovanni's Mewtwo Double D gains one with a Type: Null gifted to him.
  • Only Sane Man: Due to not living in the Cul De Sac Rain fits this bill perfectly, Kevin also fits into this.
  • Sixth Ranger: Rain, who joins the group after chapter 20.
  • Translator Buddy: Roto-Z, Double D's Rotom Dex and the team rocket Meowth serve this purpose.
  • Papawolf: Dialga to the Xerneas fawn, don't try to hurt him. Spiritomb learned this the hard way, also Cynder's father Scorch will risk starvation for his sons.
  • Paper-Thin Disguise: Polter being a Mimikyu has this as part of her species, and the Eds wear rocket uniforms to infiltrate a Rainbow Rocket base, and Double D uses one as a distraction in chapter 20.
  • Pint-Sized Powerhouse: Many of the groups pokemon fit this bill to a T.
  • Pink Means Feminine: Eddy's Bunnary Jill due to being shiny.
  • Reality Ensues: In chapter 33 Eddy faces off agianst his brother Edmund, considering Eddy is still a newbie trainer with none of his pokemon aside from King (Who he didn't have at the time) or Volty evolving once and Edmund being a top rainbow rocket grunt and earning an ultra beast from Giovanni due to his progress as one, it predictably goes horribly for Eddy.
  • Right-Hand Cat: Giovanni's Persain makes an appearance, but isn't owned by the Boss in the Eds world, coming from the Anime universe.
  • Secret Art: Due to a chip in his brain Watt can use the partner Pikachu's moves he has shown three out of the four moves that it can learn so far.
  • Spit Take: Nazz's Kirlia does this after Jhonny's Steene reveals the drink the Kirlia was drinking was her sweat.
  • The Berserker: King being a primeape fits this naturally.
  • The Psycho Rangers: Edmund's team is this to Eddy's for the most part with each member being some sort of counterpart to Eddy's.
    • Volty and Fangweed are kanto native pokemon.
    • Jill and Screamer are powerful normal types.
    • Pecky and Skystrike are flying fossil pokemon.
    • King and Bubba are powerful fighting types.
    • Torchy and Fido are fire dog pokemon.
  • The Stoic: Double D's Type: Null Chroma is pretty mute not even having a personified voice.
  • Theme Naming: Double D usally names his mons something scientific (Ex: Gallieo the Noctowl, Watt the Pichu, Galapagos the Tirtoga.) and Eddy likes more simple names, (Ex: Wotter the Oshawatt, Pecky the Archen, and Volty the Pikachu.)
  • Talking Animal: Roto-z and the Team rocket trio's Meowth obviously also Grey's Meowstik, Mystik.
  • Take That!: The Gym leader Preston doesn't think fondly of Dynamaxing.
    • How does Double D wake a sleeping Ed up? Pretend a godzilla marathon is airing, with the 1998 flim in it, Ed wakes up immediately, yelling "Blasphemy!"
  • Underestimating Badassery: Due to being a Charizard Buck forgets that he has a quad weakness to Ed's tryrunt's ancient power when he challenges him.
  • Walking Spoiler: Several in this story, just to name three Mewtwo, Edmund, and Dialga.

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