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Old October 16th, 2012 (09:53 PM).
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Whenever I get to nickname myself and others in the games, I tend to use Latin names. So I did again this time, haha.

Me: Decimus, Latin for "The Tenth"
Rival: Furia, Latin for "Fury"

Serperior: Agre, Latin for "the fields"
Unfezant: Avis, Latin for "a bird"
Lucario: Valeo, Latin for "I am strong"
Gigalith: Petrae, Latin for "the rocks"
Raichu: Fulgur, Latin for "lightning"
Bronzong: Temporis, Latin for "of the time"

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Old October 17th, 2012 (05:33 AM).
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I have decided to make last minute changes on all my names! I haven't got my game yet, but this time I am sure to stick with these names! Here they are!:

Me: Lucario
Rival: Ocean

Lucario: Ocean
Haxorus: Silver
Charizard: Ember
Zoroark: Ooze
Umbreon: Kat
Gengar: Midnight

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Old October 17th, 2012 (11:24 AM). Edited October 17th, 2012 by dphoenix84.
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...... since my real name is "hugh" but i spell it "hue" (as a nickname) ....

ME: hue

RIVAL: hugh

..... coz i thought it was cool to face myself

...... and my pokemon are all named after Greek Gods
Old October 17th, 2012 (12:33 PM).
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Old October 17th, 2012 (01:53 PM). Edited October 17th, 2012 by Blue Emerald.
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Quote originally posted by dphoenix84:
...... since my real name is "hugh" but i spell it "hue" (as a nickname) ....

ME: hue

RIVAL: hugh

..... coz i thought it was cool to face myself

...... and my pokemon are all named after Greek Gods
Lemme guess: Scrafty = Ares, Kangaskhan = Hera, Latios = Hermes, Blastoise = Poseidon, Gengar = Hades, and Eelektross = Zeus?
Old October 17th, 2012 (03:47 PM).
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Name: Mike (my nickname in RL)
Rival: Default

Serperior- Ketsa (It's part of how you pronounce a legendary serpent in Aztec mythology, Questzalcoatl)
It looks like as if Serperior is on steroids xD

Lucario- Anubis (cuz, why not)
Ampharos- GeminiToad (it's the username of a friend of mine, his favorite Pokemon is Ampharos)
Flareon- Vix (I was thinking of a vixen fox when I thought of the nickname)
Crustle- Crusty (IDK!!!!)
If you're all wondering what my last Pokemon is, it's Zoroark, but I can't nickname cuz of *deleted* lol, spoilers. :3
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Old October 17th, 2012 (04:51 PM).
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My Name: Yukiko. based off of Yukiko Kudo from Detective Conan. named myself this for reasons that none of you will probably understand aha.
Rival: Hugh. Couldn't think of anything else but the default.

Serperior - Fukube. Named after Satoshi Fukube from Hyouka.
Emolga - Roxas. From Kingdom Hearts.
Scolipede - Yusaku. named after Yusaku Kudo from Detective Conan.
Scrafty - Heiji. Named after heiji Hattori from Detective Conan.
Vaporeon - Jellal. named after Jellal Fernandes from Fairy Tail
Haxorus - Gajeel. named after Gajeel from Fairy Tail.

Yup. :v

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Old October 17th, 2012 (05:48 PM).
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Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: San Gabriel, CA
Gender: Male
Nature: Naughty
My name: Vent
My Rival: Vegeta(What better name for a rival?)
Leavanny: Nayru (Zelda)
Flygon: Farore (Zelda)
Electivire: Seru (DBZ)
Bisharp: Icarus (Kid Icarus)
Chandelure: Janemba (DBZ)
Walrein: Pan (DBZ)
Old October 17th, 2012 (07:21 PM).
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Player: Dech (may change if i can find some one to transfer my **** over so i can start on hard mode >,<)
Rival: Default
and lately ive been getting lazy with names so i havent named em so if i do get into hard mode i will try to
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Old October 17th, 2012 (07:33 PM).
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Join Date: Oct 2012
Gender: Male
Name: Travis-Real Name
Rival: DOU CHE (no spaces, all caps)-Tradition
Starternivy-Chose Oshawott in Black, though I might change up the team anyway.
Nicknames: Haven't nicknamed my Pokémon since Sapphire, I might though.
Old October 17th, 2012 (09:29 PM).
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I named myself Evan=) with the smily face symbol. Then I named my rival hugh because tht was default and I was getting bored of the intro already. And I didn't nickname tepig.

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Old October 17th, 2012 (09:39 PM).
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Age: 21
Gender: Male
Nature: Jolly
I named myself Luke because it kinda derives from the word 'Lunar'. My brother named himself Sunny which derives from the sun. We're playing together so we thought it would be cool to have similar name themes.

We kept the rival as Hugh because my brother and I coincidentally named our first model rocket Hugh XD
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Old October 18th, 2012 (08:50 AM).
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i named me/my char SAFARI 'cuz thats my naaaame~
my rival is called billy bcz well he was this one bully who ALWAYS bullied me ughhhh
and i dont nickname my pokemon, soz
i am a good religion person
Old October 18th, 2012 (09:04 AM).
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I named me chara Suffering, because I'm so deep and nothing ever goes my way FGS
I named my rival Sasuke cuz he's so hot
And my starter Derp. Because derp.
Old October 18th, 2012 (09:15 AM).
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me @ Jockey, because it my DW "name"
rival @ Hugh (W2), because of convenient laziness; Weirdo (B2), because
pokemon @ Coil O'Pu (Magnemite, for GTS comic relief); Rosario (female Riolu/Lucario, Lucario bit dumb name IMO); Pickupup (Lillipup, why explain); Aquack (Ducklett); Borgnine (Golurk; Star Trek & GTA 3 vehicle); Coffing or Ankhurse (Cohagrigus, because the GTS)
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Old October 18th, 2012 (05:25 PM).
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Join Date: May 2010
Location: Kamurocho
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Named girl main character after myself (Laura)
Kept Hugh's default name
Called my Oshawott Revolver (silly 4chan thing involving naming the starters after MGS characters that started around B&W's time - Revolver Oshawott, Solid Snivy and Tepig Boss)
Called my Sewaddle Osh Kosh after the children's clothing company since the Pokedex description says fashion companies use them as mascots because of their cute leaf-clothes
Called my Lillipup Pooky after a terrier puppy I had when I was 5
Called my Darmanitan Darmy because I am unimaginative
Cally my Scraggy Duck King cuz he reminded me of that Fatal Fury character
Called my Haxorus Tuskany cuz it has tusks and it's a girl and Tusk sounds too manly. Plus it's a pun on Tuscany

Other random names from my game:
Trilby (Purrloin, named after the cat burglar from Yahtzee Croshaw's adventure game series) Casanosa (Swoobat, it's like Casanova with a nose), Bubblebutt (Azurill), Piderp and Psyderp (Pidove and Psyduck), Growlie (Growlithe), ARGH (Magby, took like 10 balls to catch. That's a lot of money, dang it!), Riley (Riolu), Dyna (female) and Mite (male) (Drilburs, also Super Mario RPG references), Killerquen (Vespiquen, punny name based on the Queen song "Killer Queen"), Hippy, Bancho and Guido (Panpour, Pansage and Pansear), Bambi (Deerling), Boobs (Castform), Colonel (Klink, I like Hogan's Heroes), Whoopi (Golbat), Goodyear (Drifblim), CANNONS (Remoraid, some old Nuzlocker reference)
...And then after Undella I kind of got burnt out on naming.
Old October 18th, 2012 (11:00 PM).
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I named myself Brick(I recently restarted my silver where I named the guy Brick as well), and my opponent is Dork. Yes very mature I know :p

I use a mix of nicknames and English Pokémon names as I bought the German versions and I still have to get used to the German names which are a bit terrible at some points. (as usual.)
Has the doubnle effect of playing it like not having played unova before since I don't know the German names of the Pokés before :haha: can only guess them ;9

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Old October 19th, 2012 (12:35 AM).
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Location: TN
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Nature: Relaxed
Me: Gigi (one of my nicknames)
Rival: Alex (after my best friend)

That actually turned out pretty cool because in real life, my friend Alex's sister is named Bianca, so at the beginning of the game it was Gigi and Alex going to find Bianca :P

Boris (Emboar)
Oliver (Espeon)
Sandra (Flygon)
Basil (Sawsbuck)
Boo-Boo (Floatzel, named after my ferret)
Sparky (Galvantula)
Old October 19th, 2012 (03:58 AM).
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I named my Character 'Beavis' I wanted Cornholio but it wouldn't fit (I like Beavis and Butthead), I was going to call my rival 'Butthead' but that wouldn't fit so I used his default name 'Hugh'
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Old October 19th, 2012 (12:56 PM).
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I named my character Yui, after a character from a story I was writing a while back. I named my rival Keiichi, who is Yui's older brother's rival. My female Snivy got named Shizu (completely random) just before our battle with the Elite Four. My Eevee was named Undine after I evolved her into Vaporeon. My female Banette was named Rea and my female Flygon was named Fey. I didn't nickname anyone else until post-game.

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Old October 19th, 2012 (01:38 PM).
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I named my MC my own name, the rival I kept his name the same (Hugh), and I rarely nickname Pokemon.

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Old October 20th, 2012 (01:07 AM).
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Hey guys. on my first save of black 2 i named my guy Tommy. but this was too obvious so i am starting challenge mode now my guy is called Erghiez and i have named my rival Ryudo. i chose tepig this time as opposed to mijimaru.

i have not given him a nickname he doesnt need one yet.

i have named myself Ergheiz because on some mmorpg's i have played i am known by this name :D

on this run of my game i will try to have a different team set up like i usually do [see sig] but putting lucario in my team is way too tempting hahah he beat most of the game for me on my normal mode run xxx but i have an ADAMANT tepig now im so lucky he's got a decent nature.

i might put a bug pokemon in my team but not sure which one yet. ideally i want scizor adamant/technician hahaha.

o well im off to actually play my challenge mode. bianca just taught me how to catch pokemon ......[nintendo need to make this optional]

[off topic can a mod change my username to Ergheiz]
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Old October 20th, 2012 (01:20 AM).
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Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: philippines
Gender: Male
Nature: Serious
me: Rryan (real name)
rival: rex (because my friends name means king too)
pokemon: oshawott (though i kinda traded it away to my white)
basically my new starter is a shinx
my party as follows(as of 10/20/2012)
Luxray lvl 44
Zoroark lvl 44
Golduck lvl 42
Drifblim lvl 36
Magmar lvl 40
Old October 20th, 2012 (02:05 AM).
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haha in response to my previous post i wont be changing game modes haha if i wipe my save i wipe the key ...nintendo need to sort it out... not everyone has access to other pokemon players haha i'm googling wifi hotspots in swansea as we speak...i need my damn friend code hahah
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Old October 20th, 2012 (02:15 AM).
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I named my character Light, and named my rival Kira. I named all of my pokemon after my favorite Naruto characters. For example I named my Oshawott, Zabuza. Simply I chose these names because I love Death Note and Naruto, though I love almost all anime.
Someday... Pokemon will be a reality to me.
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