The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Pokémon Discussions > Pokémon General
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Live Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read

Notices

Pokémon General Theories, experiences and other discussions regarding the Pokémon franchise that can't be covered in any of the other boards.
Feel like talking about Pokémon manga? Check this out! Want to discuss and share Pokémon music and videos? Click here!


Advertise here

Reply
Click here to go to the first staff post in this thread.  
Thread Tools
  #1    
Old April 4th, 2013, 09:22 AM
Snowdrop's Avatar
Snowdrop
Throw a blanket over it!
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Fishbowl Space
Gender: Female
Nature: Jolly

Advertise here
Which generation of Pokemon did you grow up with? Which were you first introduced to?

For me it was 3rd generation, first playing Colosseum, Channel, and Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team. But 4th generation was first in terms of playing the main games. You?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #2    
Old April 4th, 2013, 09:35 AM
Foxrally's Avatar
Foxrally
Torterra = Epic Private Island
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: On my Torterra.
Gender: Male
Nature: Naive
Generation 3 was my first, with pokemon Sapphire. good game, still love it.
__________________



Pairs - -
Reply With Quote
  #3    
Old April 4th, 2013, 10:04 AM
mimimahboul
More than Awesome
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Dubai,United Arab Emirates
Age: 13
Gender: Male
Nature: Jolly
Me too gen III was my first one
Reply With Quote
  #4    
Old April 4th, 2013, 01:01 PM
Playful_Weasel's Avatar
Playful_Weasel
let's be friends!
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Seattle WA
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Nature: Gentle
Send a message via Skype™ to Playful_Weasel
The first generation introduced me to Pokemon, I was entering my teens years when Pokemon started, I have been watching Pokemon ever since. The 5th generation always has had my favorite Pokemon.

Also the 5th generation games was the first I played without cheating - so easy to do in emulators, so B2/W2 would be my first true game where all my hard work, strategy, and emotion paid off, and had tons of fun without having unfair advantage.
__________________
#1 Patrat & Watchog Fan Ever!! just love those PokeMeerkats!!
I also love the - PokeMustelids - PokeFelines - PokeFoxes too!
Current Challenge -
Random Challenge - Badges: 3/8 - game: X - Location: Shalour City
Soon: 50/50 Challenge - Waiting on Team - Badges 0/8 - Game Y - Location: Route 2

Last edited by Playful_Weasel; April 5th, 2013 at 10:46 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #5    
Old April 4th, 2013, 01:59 PM
mistermewtwo's Avatar
mistermewtwo
Unhatched Egg
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Gender: Male
Nature: Hasty
My first and forever favorite is generation 1, even though my favorite pokemon is
Aggron which is a generation 2 pokemon.
__________________
Gotta catch'em all
Reply With Quote
  #6    
Old April 4th, 2013, 02:08 PM
Tim!'s Avatar
Tim!
Togepi
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Belgium
Gender: Male
Pokémon Yellow. I was only 9 years old... Where is the time
Gameboy Color with Pokémon Yellow and later on Blue and Red. The only thing that kept me awake was to beat Gary those days.
Also a Pokémon game on the nintendo 64 at my best friend's house, but forgot the full name of the game. We played that game for hours and hours together and never got tired of it.
Great times
__________________
The Random Pokémon Challenge
Game:
Fire Red
Gym Badges: 8/8
E4: 0/5
Pokémon:, , , , ,

Completed challenges

Medieval Time Warp Challenge @ Sapphire
Reply With Quote
  #7    
Old April 5th, 2013, 10:56 AM
LegitRed's Avatar
LegitRed
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Canada
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
mine was 4th. and to be honest i didnt like pokemon because of its anime i thought it was boring. How wrong was I
__________________
This signature has been disabled.
Too tall.
Please review and fix the issues by reading the signature rules.

You must edit it to meet the limits set by the rules before you may remove the [sig-reason] code from your signature. Removing this tag will re-enable it.

Do not remove the tag until you fix the issues in your signature. You may be infracted for removing this tag if you do not fix the specified issues. Do not use this tag for decoration purposes.
Reply With Quote
  #8    
Old April 5th, 2013, 11:05 AM
AWsquared's Avatar
AWsquared
Network connectivity problems.
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: St.Louis,Missouri
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
Send a message via Skype™ to AWsquared
Quote:
Originally Posted by mistermewtwo View Post
My first and forever favorite is generation 1, even though my favorite pokemon is
Aggron which is a generation 2 pokemon.


Aggron is a 3rd Generation Pokemon.


Anyway, my first was Gen I. I was 6 when I first saw the anime and got Pokemon Red as an early birthday gift in 2000 when I was 7. I grew up with the franchise and still love the games to this day and now at 20, I look forward to Gen VI and X and Y.
__________________

"I have no idea what I'm doing. but I know I'm doing it really, really well."- Andy Dwyer
DeviantArt | Tumblr | Art Gallery | Ask Me Stuff | Paired to
Reply With Quote
  #9    
Old April 5th, 2013, 11:08 AM
Talli's Avatar
Talli
Prince of the Ninja tribe
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Dragontopia island
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Naughty
The First gen here, because of that Krabby ep of the Anime so I wanted my own one. First game was yellow.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10    
Old April 5th, 2013, 11:30 AM
True Epicness's Avatar
True Epicness
Magnificent Turnip
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Alone, in my cold, dark room...
Gender: Male
Gen 3, FR/LG. To be honest it seemed a surprisingly long time after those that I got R/S. Then Emerald. A while after that I got G/S, then D/P/Pt. Then we go on to ROM hacks...
__________________
Turnips shall rise.

Reply With Quote
  #11    
Old April 5th, 2013, 11:45 AM
Magykx's Avatar
Magykx
It's too cold for you here.
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Outer Space
Gender: Male
Nature: Bold
Gen 1 was my first, I grew up with it. I wasn't that interested when Gen 2 came around, though I was fully involved in Gen 3. So I would say 1 & 3
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #12    
Old April 5th, 2013, 11:54 AM
DavidtheDeadPhilosopher's Avatar
DavidtheDeadPhilosopher
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Somewhere next to your motherboard
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
While I was a fan of the franchise since Gen 1 (Thanks to the anime) I never acually owned a title untill Gen II (Pokemon Silver...) so um.. Gen 1.5?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #13    
Old April 5th, 2013, 01:30 PM
Autaven's Avatar
Autaven
Gamer Girl
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Scotland
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Gen I for me. I remember when Red came out, I was about 10 and I got it and a teal Gameboy colour for my birthday. Never looked back!
__________________
Trainer Name // Autaven
Black 2 // 2795-9771-8345
White // 1334-6942-7142


Reply With Quote
  #14    
Old April 5th, 2013, 03:40 PM
Sweets Witch's Avatar
Sweets Witch
I just love ham jerky.
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Old People Community, USA
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Gen 1. My brother got Red, I got Blue, and we had Gameboy Pockets that were green and blue. I think I still have mine somewhere.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #15    
Old April 5th, 2013, 04:57 PM
Mindless Interest's Avatar
Mindless Interest
The Cloaked Schemer
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Gen 3 was my first experience with Pokemon. My friend had Ruby, and he constantly played it at daycare, so I got a Gameboy SP and Ruby from my parents. I remember right after I got it that I had to go to the store, and I played it while riding in one of those car carts xD
Reply With Quote
  #16    
Old April 5th, 2013, 05:00 PM
Stormborn
Indecisive
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
My first was Generation I.

Good times, I've since then lost my Pokemon Blue.
Reply With Quote
  #17    
Old April 5th, 2013, 05:02 PM
27thColt's Avatar
27thColt
The Water Nerd Guy
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Gender: Male
Nature: Brave
All of you guys say Gen 1,Gen 2,or Gen 3..me,Gen 4.With Pokemon Pearl.Great game.Sinnoh introduced me to one of the best pokemon in the world,including my favorite,Empoleon.
Reply With Quote
  #18    
Old April 5th, 2013, 05:37 PM
Gameb0y's Avatar
Gameb0y
Pokemon Trainer Since '98
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
Gen 1 for me. I was younger than 10 when I got into pokemon and ever since then I've been attached
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #19    
Old April 5th, 2013, 08:32 PM
Rai's Avatar
Rai
Misao <3
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Another World
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Impish
Send a message via AIM to Rai
Generation I. Pokemon Red and Blue were my first (I got them both on the same day). I started playing when I was five or six years old. And I haven't stopped since.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #20    
Old April 5th, 2013, 08:58 PM
Aslan's Avatar
Aslan
the pretender
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Sydney
Gender: Female
Even though I did watch the anime back around in the Johto Saga I think the first generation I saw was the third, although I never really had the chance to play it seeing as it was my sister's game and I would probably be roasted stew if I touched her save file XD;. Technically the first generation I played was the fourth starting with Platinum. n_n
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #21    
Old April 5th, 2013, 10:22 PM
Whitney's Shaymin's Avatar
Whitney's Shaymin
Creator Of Pokemon Grace
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Goldenrod, Johto
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
I think I either played red or gold. Darn it I can't remember. Either way it's one of them.
__________________


"The Incredibly Pretty Girl"

Gym Leader Whitney
link | link | link

FC: 4699-7156-4669 IGN: Gavin
Reply With Quote
  #22    
Old April 6th, 2013, 11:23 PM
Mithel_Celestia's Avatar
Mithel_Celestia
Alluring Illusion
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Philippines
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
gen 3 was my first ,but ironically, I started with the gen 1 remakes which didn't have that much pokemon from gen 2 and 3.
__________________


Trainer Data:
Full Name: Mithel "Myth" Celestia
Gender: Male
Hometown: Lacunosa Town
Trainer class: Ranger, Psychic, Deceiver*
Specializes in: Dark, Psychic-Types

*Deceiver (Japanese: 奇術師 Illusionist) is a type of trainer class who specializes in Illusions and deceptive tactics to take advantage of their opponents. They are tricksters and tend to disguise themselves as another trainer class to deceive challenging trainers, but soon break off of it as soon as they are found. They tend to use annoyer and stall tactics such as Embargo and Swagger along with bulky and fast Dark-types like Zoroark and Umbreon to give trainers a hard time during battle.
Reply With Quote
  #23    
Old April 7th, 2013, 12:32 AM
Brendino's Avatar
Brendino
#fpt2014
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Colombie-Britannique
Age: 22
Nature: Quiet
The 1st generation was the one that I started with in terms of the anime and the TCG, but I didn't own any of the games until the 2nd gen (I got Gold for my 10th birthday).

As for which generation I grew up with, I find it a little hard to pinpoint one over another. I was absolutely hooked on everything apart from the games during the first and early second generation, so I guess that could be part of my answer. On the other hand, even though I had Gold (and Yellow for a while), Sapphire is when I really started getting into the games, so I guess I grew up with those as well.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #24    
Old April 7th, 2013, 02:54 AM
CliveKoopa
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Coventry, United Kingdom
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to CliveKoopa Send a message via Yahoo to CliveKoopa Send a message via Skype™ to CliveKoopa
I've been with Pokemon since the beginning.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #25    
Old April 7th, 2013, 07:09 AM
ShadowLugia111's Avatar
ShadowLugia111
Unhatched Egg
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Gender: Female
Gen 4. Pokemon Pearl was my first game. I found out a year later it was fake. Now I lost it.
__________________
I like Pokemon, BECAUSE IT'S FUN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Reply With Quote
Reply
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links


Advertise here
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Minimum Characters Per Post: 25



All times are UTC -8. The time now is 07:19 PM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.