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Old March 12th, 2013, 05:21 PM
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Clifford-Dragonite
Chewy-Vileplume
Gran-Granbull
Florence-Typhlosion

Erika-Bellossom sounds awful, so does Koga-Crobat. Haha
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Old March 14th, 2013, 07:25 AM
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Okay, so the nicknames I use are usually good to some extent, but sometimes they took a turn for the worst....

THE GOOD
Slippy-Politoed
Appolo-Espeon (My Personal Favorite)
Glitch-Porygon-Z
Sherbert-Glaceon
Knuckles-Excadrill
Useless-Delcatty (The Most Clever)
Gamera-Blastoise
Omerta-Honchkrow
Stratos-Altaria


THE BAD
Lardbutt-Snorlax (cuz fat jokes are signs of triple A comedy....NO.)
Celery-Renuclius (get it...cells...yeah this one is absolutely awful)
WhatIsThis-Eelektross (This was my reaction after evolving my Eelektrik...the I rushed to the Name Rater to name it the worst nickname I have ever come up with
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Old March 24th, 2013, 12:15 AM
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Mankey/Primeape-Balboa
Empoleon-Napoleon
Sphinx-Simba/Nala
Swanna-Odette
Lillipup/Herdier/Stoutland-Azor
Altaria-Claudius/Claudia
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Old March 27th, 2013, 06:11 PM
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My best would be naming my Conkledurr Swanson, after the manly man Ron Swanson of Parks and Rec.

As for worst, I guess Dynamo the Arcanine.
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Old March 30th, 2013, 03:38 PM
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Well, I remember naming my Swellow "Hybird" as a six-year old. But that was then. Before I knew about Base Stats.

Recently, it's been pretty much this:

Ayato the Metagross
Rembrandt the Gallade
Kenage the Salamence
Ononoko the Haxorus
Rekka the Chandelure
Odaya the Tyranitar
Kanoshi the Empoleon

I'm Japanese, so I gave you the Romaji.

I name my Gallades "Rembrandt" because it just seems so fitting.

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Mankey/Primeape-Balboa
Empoleon-Napoleon
Sphinx-Simba/Nala
Swanna-Odette
Lillipup/Herdier/Stoutland-Azor
Altaria-Claudius/Claudia
You just made my day, Da_Man32.
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Old April 7th, 2013, 10:40 AM
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ah, i've had some pretty terrible ones...
Spvash the Empoleon (typo of splash)
Twiggy the Torterra
Flyer the Staraptor


My favorites are:
YOLO the magikarp
Kirby the Dragonair
Bacon the Swinub
Derpy the poliwag
Teddy the urasring
Chocolate the togetic
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Old April 7th, 2013, 12:02 PM
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Turty - Torterra
Tchucky - meganium
Sneaky - Serperior

Worst one:

Mr. bÚbI - Murkrow (got it from trade)
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Old April 7th, 2013, 10:06 PM
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LGHT BULB - Bulbasaur
CHICO - Chickorita
DARK ANTIC - Umbreon / Gengar
LAOZI - Dragonite
PINK FLOYD - Slowpoke
BUDDHA - Snorlax

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Old April 9th, 2013, 12:42 AM
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Nickname Pokemon

Coughing | Koffing

Bark'em | Arcanine

Sandwich | Sandile

Zuzu | Azumarill

Pengi | Oshawott

Fox Face | Sneasel (Hunger Games phase lol!)

Cincy | Cincinno (Im from Cincinnati)

Attractive | Magnemite

Fragile | Rattata

Lucky Charm | Woobat (his nose looks like a lucky charm)

Stoner | Dwebble

Recycle Me | Trubbish (Im evil)

Pyromaniac | Darumaka


I name all of my pokemon so yes, there are a lot worse nicknames I have come up with!!
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Old April 9th, 2013, 09:16 AM
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Best: Tokay - Sceptile - Named for the tokay gecko.
Firmin - Masquerain - Named after one of the owners of the Opera Populaire from Phantom of the Opera, in which Masquerade is sang.

Worst:
Cling Film - Camerupt - I was looking for batteries in the bits and bobs drawer, and it was the first thing I saw.
Brick - Geodude - I thought it was a brick when I saw it in Yellow (I was like 4 at the time.)
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Old April 10th, 2013, 03:52 AM
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I once named everything I catch related to fictional characters in my White playthrough, from another series or from my OCs. It's not just random either, since I consider the Pokemon and the character I'm referencing. Some of my favourites are:

Springday the Musharna (Named after Suzumiya Haruhi, since 'haru' = spring, and Munna has flowers on its body. I was going to blatantly name Munna Haruhi, but mine was a guy, so I had to compromise. It turned out pretty nice for a name.)

Faraday the Zebstrika (It was Faraway at first, since zebra = horse = run long distances. However, I thought it didn't feel like a name after a while, so I slightly changed it. The character I was referencing before the change is May/Haruka from Pokemon, but it ended up being Kay Faraday from Ace Attorney Investigations. So, double reference!)

Simon the Excadrill (Ha ha, do I even need to explain just who the hell this guy is referencing? This name is simple and might be boring to some, but I sure do love me some TTGL references.)

Honorable mentions:
Adam the Samurott (Revolver Ocelot from M-M-M-Metal Gear, since I didn't want to be boring and just use Ocelot)
Lynne the Lilligant (Lynne from Ghost Trick, due to the gender and the flower on her head)
Hinawa/Mothman the Volcarona (Hinawa from MOTHER3, Mothman from Devil Survivor/SMT; the name depends whether Volcarona is a girl or a guy)

I think before I started seriously naming my Pokemon, I had some pretty stupid names, what with age and all. The worst of my nicknames has to be Fly the Starly. Thank god I lost my Pearl, but ugh...
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Old April 12th, 2013, 06:30 AM
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I quite like giving mine either really posh sounding names or completely normal names.
Growlithe - Tyrian
Bulbasaur - Pete (She's actually a girl, I named her without actually looking at her gender :/)
Machop - Tyrell
Rattata - Giles
Pikachu - Alonso
Pidgey - Melvin

That's a few of them. I have quite a few more but I won't go through all of them.
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