Do you give nicknames to your Pokemon?

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by Exbaddude, Mar 30, 2010.

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  1. Exbaddude
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    Exbaddude The Prince.

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    I was wondering. Who gives nicknames to their Pokemon?
    Personally, I don't.
     
  2. Lilith Valentine

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    If I am not lazy at the moment and I am feeling creative I sometimes nickname them
     
  3. NDStemp

    NDStemp GBAtemp?! No! NDStemp

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    If you count changing all the capitals to lowercase then yeah, I nickname them. ;3
     
  4. jerbz

    jerbz GBAtemp Regular

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    yeah i recently started doing so!
    i named my cydaquil "burny"
    XD
     
  5. rockstar99

    rockstar99 Hi

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    nope
     
  6. I am r4ymond

    I am r4ymond PFE

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    I sometimes give nicknames to my Pokémon, depending on whether I'm bored or not lazy.
     
  7. pcmanrules

    pcmanrules GBAtemp Regular

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    I never do because i feel it tarnishes them, if we could just randomly change them in the menu then i might use it for organizing.
     
  8. DeMoN

    DeMoN GBAtemp Guru

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    No, because I'm not very creative, and I don't want to seem immature by giving my Pokemon vulgar nicknames.
     
  9. tinymonkeyt

    tinymonkeyt GBAtemp brat

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    I change them into food names :3 I don't know why..
     
  10. supersonic5000

    supersonic5000 GBAtemp Regular

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    No I don't because if I do they always sound stupid...
     
  11. Hells Malice

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    I always give my pokemon a theme.
    Since my guy is named Hitler, my main pokemon is Nazi. (and my rival is Jew, but I bet some guessed that already)
    Now i'm just naming everything after elements in the periodic table.

    Not naming your pokemon looks lame when you go into battle. Unless you name them stupid crap of course, then it'd be better to stick with default.
     
  12. sn0wfish

    sn0wfish GBAtemp Regular

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    It feels weird to give my pokemon a "human" name.. naming them with food/adjectives sound stupid.. so no [​IMG]
     
  13. basher11

    basher11 GBAtemp's Official Vocaloid Lover

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    named my victreebel: condom XD
     
  14. illuminatiagt

    illuminatiagt Newbie

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    I never give my Pokemon a name.
     
  15. epicCreations.or

    epicCreations.or GBAtemp Fan

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    My Pokemon are worthless to me [​IMG]
    On a more *ahem* serious point, I sometimes name them, especially if I used PPSE to clone them. I always give them a slightly more clever name than Pikachu, like hax0rCHE [​IMG]
     
  16. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    I don't, 'cause if I nickname one then I feel the need to nickname everything I'll use in battle... and I'm not creative.
     
  17. BlackDave

    BlackDave Official GBATemp "Cleanup Guy"

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    Only my team and those who where in my team gets nicknamed.

    The other ~469 That I will never use stays in their box. rotting away
     
  18. flameiguana

    flameiguana that's not me

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    Rarely. I named Snorlax "Fatass" and Steelix "SolidSnake". Yes, those are lame nicknames.
     
  19. XXNatus

    XXNatus GBAtemp Regular

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    I only nickname the ones I plan to keep in my party.

    Sometimes, when I'm feeling immature, I nickname the Pokemon that I trade to NPCs, for example I caught a Bellsprout and nicknamed it VaginaFace, then traded it for the Onix in Violet City. I also nicknamed the Drowsee, that I traded for Machop, my bitch, it was kind of funny to see "Take good care of my bitch." What can I say, sometimes I'm just feeling silly.
     
  20. Ryufushichou

    Ryufushichou I'm Not British, I'm Just Gay!

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    no i never do i find it pointless if i start the game again, i have to rename them all, BORING!
     
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