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By 9Tales
#212932 While the Hex Maniac may already be a chatting NPC in Pixelmon, I feel that it should also be a Trainer class.

The Hex Maniac is a Trainer class I definitely remember seeing in the Kalos and Hoenn games. They are spooky girls in black dresses or other dark clothing that use Psychic-type and Ghost-type Pokemon. While there are Trainer classes in Pixelmon that prefer Pokemon of particular types (Bug Catchers and Bug Maniacs like Bug-types, Fisherman and Swimmers like Water-types, Firebreathers like Fire-types, Gardeners like Grass-types, Miners like Rock-types, Blacksmiths like Steel-types, and Sports players tend to like Fighting-types), there aren't any existing Trainer classes in Pixelmon that particularly like Ghost-types or Psychic-types like the Hex Maniac does.

The Hex Maniac will primarily use Ghost-type Pokemon and Psychic-type Pokemon. However, they may have some other Pokemon sprinkled in related to the theme such as ones that are related to magic and curses or could learn Hex.

Here's a sample set of Pokemon for this Trainer class:
List of Possible Pokemon | Show
Separated out by Evolution line

Lines I feel definitely should have some of their members included:
  1. Gastly, Haunter, and Gengar
  2. Vulpix and Ninetales
  3. Misdreavus and Mismagius
  4. Shuppet and Banette
  5. Duskull, Dusclops, and Dusknoir
  6. Litwick, Lampent, and Chandelure
  7. Spiritomb
  8. Mimikyu
  9. Espeon
  10. Alolan Marowak
  11. Hisuian Typhlosion
  12. Sableye
  13. Abra, Kadabra, and Alakazam
  14. Drowzee and Hypno
  15. Espurr and Meowstic
  16. Hattena, Hattrem, and Hatterene
  17. Natu and Xatu
  18. Ralts, Kirlia, and Gardevoir
  19. Munna and Musharna
  20. Gothia, Gothorita, and Gothitelle
  21. Indeedee
  22. Sigilyph
  23. Fennekin, Braixen, and Delphox
  24. Baltoy and Claydol
  25. Pumpkaboo and Gourgeist
  26. Chingling and Chimecho
  27. Spoink and Grumpig
  28. Phantump and Trevenant
  29. Galarian Ponyta and Galarian Rapidash

Lines that may also be included if you want:
  1. Yamask and Cofagrigus
  2. Galarian Yamask and Runerigus
  3. Sinistea and Polteageist
  4. Greavard and Houndstone
  5. Oricorio-Sensu
  6. Drifloon and Drifblim
  7. Zorua and Zoroark
  8. Hisuian Zorua and Hisuian Zoroark
  9. Dreepy, Drakloak, and Dragapult
  10. Mr. Mime
  11. Flittle and Espathra
  12. Hisuian Braviary
  13. Dottler and Orbeetle
  14. Cleffa, Clefairy, and Clefable
  15. Froslass
  16. Flutter Mane
  17. Unown
  18. Solosis, Duosion, and Reuniclus
  19. Jynx
  20. Solrock
  21. Lunatone
  22. Giratina
  23. Marshadow
  24. Galarian Articuno

As for biome categories, I feel the Roofed, Magical, and Evil categories would be great fits. Additionally, the Taiga, Swamps, or Mushroom categories may also work.

Alternatively, Channeler, a Trainer class from the Kanto games that uses Ghost-type Pokemon, could be used instead. Though they have less Pokemon associated with them and only used the Gastly line in the main games. I feel the Hex Maniac class should be prioritized because is more interesting, already has an NPC skin, and uses more kinds of Pokemon.