Another seemingly innocent-looking Pokemon called Absol uses its horn to warn people about natural disasters like tsunamis and earthquakes. What? You didn't know there was a Weather Channel Pokemon? Where have you been?
Absol was probably inspired by the Chinese story of Bai Ze. This creature told the first Chinese emperor all about all 11,520 types of evil monsters in the world and how to fight them. And he looked like this:
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Maybe this isn't the ideal source for monster-killing advice.