>>48484252>thinks SM's characters did the things they did because they just had to
So why are you justifying motivations? That means the person isn't actually evil, just that ulterior motives made them that way, so the protagonist is barely even stopping a person at that point.>neuters the plot by showing they abuse pokemon
the entire thing with Unova's story is that Team Plasma believed the ends justified the means. N admitted he felt bad using Pokeballs "during these final days" but called it necessary to the eventual goal of liberation, the same way Team Plasma wanted the Dream mist.
Yes, I AM accusing you of not reading any dialogue.