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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.

View Poll Results: Which did you pick?
Snivy 224 39.79%
Tepig 132 23.45%
Oshawott 211 37.48%
All three via trading 58 10.30%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 563. You may not vote on this poll

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Old February 5th, 2011 (7:18 AM).
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Snivy, Tepig and Oshawott are the three starters of the Unova region, which are grass, fire and water types. Which will you pick and why?

Remember, this thread isn't for discussion of the starters, it's just asking which one you'll pick ^_________^
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Old February 5th, 2011 (7:28 AM).
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I bought japanese pokemon black and chose Mijumaru/Oshawott as it was my second fave of the starters and i love the final form, for the english one i'm taking Tsutarja/Snivy and i think it's awesome and i'm hoping i can get a female one like Ash's in the anime =]
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Old February 5th, 2011 (7:37 AM).
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It's between Oshawott and Snivy, simply because I chose Tepig in Pokemon White (Japanese) however, I still might go for Tepig being my favourite starter. But I'll most probally go for Oshawott because it's got the best final evolution IMO.
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Old February 5th, 2011 (8:57 AM).
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Snivy, all hands down. Easily, the best out of the three with an elegant and smug design. :3
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Old February 5th, 2011 (8:59 AM).
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Totally choosing Snivy/Tsutarja. I love grass type starters and this will be the fourth time that I've used a grass-type starter.

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Old February 5th, 2011 (8:59 AM).
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Old February 5th, 2011 (10:12 AM).
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I have a soft spot for grass types <3 so Snivy it is.
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Old February 5th, 2011 (10:41 AM).
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Old February 5th, 2011 (10:46 AM).
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As much as they are uber cute, and there evolutions are super duper, I have decided that neither shall make my team, instead I'm getting a Torcoal traded over from my friends Japanese Black n.n
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Old February 5th, 2011 (10:46 AM).
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Snivy first...though I might also try to get the others by trade :3
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Old February 5th, 2011 (11:02 AM).
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Snivy, but no way I'll be calling him that, Smugleaf all the way XD

This works out will for me too, since two of my closest friends plan to choose the water and the other the fire. Kinda neat this gen worked out that we all I had different preferences for a change

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Old February 5th, 2011 (11:14 AM).
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My first runthrough I'll start with Tepig and my second runthrough I'll go with Snivy
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Old February 5th, 2011 (11:34 AM).
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tepig becos i just love his 3rd evo :D embroar rox :D
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Old February 5th, 2011 (11:39 AM).
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I'm planning to use Oshawott my first time through Black/White. I would like to use Snivy at some point as well, whether it be on the third version or I just get both games
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Old February 5th, 2011 (11:56 AM).
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being a grass gym leader ill pick snivy of course and im soo teaching her attract
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Old February 5th, 2011 (12:22 PM).
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I'm picking Snivy, which is the first time that my favorite starter is the Grass one. After Charmander in gen 1 my favorite was the Water starter in gens 2-4. I think the other two are two of the worst starters. The only ones I dislike more are Chikorita and Chimchar. I do plan on trading for the other two, however.
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Old February 5th, 2011 (12:30 PM).
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I picked Oshawott in my JP White and my brother will pick Tepig, and that leaves me with Snivy. I also haven't picked a Grass-type starter for a long time.
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Old February 5th, 2011 (4:28 PM).
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I'm either going with Tepig or Oshawott. Snivy is too weak offensively.

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I usually have a tendency to pick fire or water first before grass (the exception to this was Bulbasaur, I loved all Kanto starters)... but, I must admit that the grass starter looks sweet in these games. Snivy will be mine! :D
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Old February 5th, 2011 (5:03 PM).
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Since I don't plan on buying Black and White at the same time trading for all three is out of the question, so I'll be picking Snivy the first time I play through it.

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Old February 5th, 2011 (5:10 PM).
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Oshawott for me, since my plan team is Victini and Doreida! :3

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Even though I've already played through White with Oshawott, I'll still be picking him in my English version, just because I still favor him and his evolutions over the others, with Snivy in second place.
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I'm definitely going for Snivy. I'm always one for the grass types, anyway.
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Ima do the Trading scam, copy Ash's team off of the Anime(Discluding Pikachu). Also, I hat ethe final form of Snivy, looks retarted.
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