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Old February 12th, 2011 (3:43 AM).
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Love the boosted EXP Gain. Hate not being able to re-name..
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Old February 12th, 2011 (4:06 AM).
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I love the boosted experience (EXP) gain, but hate the disobedience factor and the locking of the rename feature. If I can breed the traded Pokemon in question, then that's what I'll do. Or I'll specify the preferred nickname in advance. I still dislike it when the Original Trainer is different in the summary screen, though.

Version mascots are a toughie to get with decent nicknames and such, which is one reason I prefer to wait for third versions now. I can get all three version mascots in one game, rather than having to receive some Groudon that was stupidly named AAAAAAAAAA.
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I love when Pokemon gain extra experience :D

I hate that you can't change their names.
Old February 18th, 2011 (12:21 PM).
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Hm... Like everyone else is saying, the EXP is fantastic, but the name lock is crap. I traded something a long time ago for a Vespiquen... and the idiot who traded it with me named it BEE AHH! x.o
Old February 27th, 2011 (7:27 PM).
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I don't really have a big issue on this, but I feel guilty that I got them without training them myself.
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Old April 29th, 2013 (8:59 AM).
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You know what they should do? They should ask you when you're trading: "Do you want to give permission for this pokemon to be renamed? Yes/No"
Old April 29th, 2013 (11:43 AM).
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I like the boosted EXP to help them grow faster, that's fantastic (especially paired with an EXP. Share) but I dislike the nicknames and disobedience. There's nothing more frustrating than trying to beat a gym leader with an awesome pokemon that could easily decimate them if they'd only listen to your commands! I also like them in breeding, so I can get an egg faster with one of my own pokemon and another with a different trainer ID.
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Oh my, this thread is from 2011. Please don't post in threads over a month old!

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