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Fifth Generation Are Pokémon slaves to humans? Team Plasma thinks so. Travel the Unova region and prove them wrong in Black & White, and then return two years later in Black2 & White2.

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Old May 29th, 2010 (12:34 AM).
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Well, it's not the best we've seen is it? I mean they are going back to basics, with plain Black and White and all that, but it doesn't seem as eye catching as it's predecessors. What's your take in it?

I guess Black sort of looks good up close.
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Old May 29th, 2010 (12:37 AM).
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Simple and good.
I aren't going to complain about their packaging, the internal and the enjoyment of the game is more important.
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Old May 29th, 2010 (12:54 AM).
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As Rilence said, it may be simple but it definitely looks nice.

Also, why do we need to have detailed box art when the cover Pokemon look so detailed already? :3

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Old May 29th, 2010 (1:02 AM).
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I love it. I'm more worried box art for North America, though, considering what they did with the logos for HG/SS. At the very least I would appreciate a grayscale Pokémon logo.
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The box art reveals that their are special features for the 3DS!

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Im Confused

White legendary, White Logo, Black Background = What version is it?
Black Legendary, Black Logo, White Background = What Version Is It?

Can someone pm me with answer since i probs wont check this forum again


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Im Confused

White legendary, White Logo, Black Background = What version is it?
Black Legendary, Black Logo, White Background = What Version Is It?

Can someone pm me with answer since i probs wont check this forum again
"Announcing two new Pokémon games—Pokémon™ Black Version and Pokémon White Version—coming to the Nintendo DS™ family of systems in spring 2011! Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version will feature a new generation of amazing Pokémon, and two of these Pokémon have been revealed so far: the Legendary Pokémon Reshiram™ will appear on the cover of Pokémon Black Version and the Legendary Pokémon Zekrom™ will be seen on the cover of Pokémon White Version."

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I love the simplicity of it. DPPt's boxes were cool but seemed a little..overwhelming (especially Platinum's). Black and Whites stand out and just are....cool..I have no further words to describe the great sensation I get when I look at these boxes .
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The boxarts = win. They contrast really well with the backgrounds being a different color than the legendaries.
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The box art reveals that their are special features for the 3DS!
NO IT DOSENT! It reveals that there are special fetures for the DSI!

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Old May 29th, 2010 (9:21 AM).
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Where does it say that?
FILLLLLAAAAARRRGHHHHHH!!!!
you can ready why on pokebeach, the reason is because the code on the bottom right of both boxes start with TWL

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unbelievably simple but nice, there getting alot more intriquite with the legendary designs it would seem.
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Well, I have to say, if I knew nothing of pokemon and was browsing the videogame section in walmart, and I saw this boxart, I would no doubt pick up the box and read the back. The simplicity only draws your eye to the pokemon, and their intricate details are beautious, and really really cool.

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The boxart for these games looks sleek and sexy, just like my Wii.
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The boxarts are great. I like the simplicity of them.
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I think pokemon.com is wrong? Black writing + black legendary = pokemon white?
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Old May 29th, 2010 (12:48 PM).
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It's interesting that Black's legend is White and White's is Black...

it used to be that the legends matched the color their version's name was.

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I think pokemon.com is wrong? Black writing + black legendary = pokemon white?
And yes, Reshirom IS the legend of Black, and Zekrom IS the legend of White!

Translated it myself. They're not wrong.

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I think pokemon.com is wrong? Black writing + black legendary = pokemon white?
Yeah, because an official site for a game is going to be wrong about their own game... ugh.
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I'm going to be totally honest.

It's way better than the D/P/Pt boxart. Simplicity is usually a good thing.

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this is the real boxart for the games?
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They are kinda bland to me compared to the amazing background detail of HG/SS, but then again, only very little main series game box arts had background detail, just the Sugimori stock art of the mascot plastered on with the Pokemon logo.......
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Old May 29th, 2010 (3:48 PM).
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Box art is Box art. I could care less what they put on it. To be honest out of everything about the new games this is probably the thing I care the least about.

Simple is fine. Plus a solid colored box may be a little more eye catching in a store surrounded by fancy covered boxes anyways.
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Simple and good.
I aren't going to complain about their packaging, the internal and the enjoyment of the game is more important.
I completely agree. The boxart could say, "These pokemon is good. Play Dem" with a stick figure and I wouldn't care as long as the game inside was good. (Oh sarcasm. I love thee.)
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Old May 29th, 2010 (4:24 PM).
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I like it.
Plain and Simple, just the way it should be, we don't need flashing colors on Box art, it is just a Box, y'know?
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i think its awesome. now i feel like getting both of them...
either of them shall look nice on my shelf. XD

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