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Old January 9th, 2013, 07:03 PM
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I guess I will use something like Erin for the girl, and my name for the boy.
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Old January 9th, 2013, 11:56 PM
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I think I'll just use my name for the boy (my choice) but if I end up using the girl, then maybe Amelia, idk why, I just like that name xD
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Old January 13th, 2013, 06:43 PM
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I just go with my IRL nickname for X and Y. In the past, I'd use the names of the main female character in the anime, i.e. in GSC I named myself Marina, RSE May, and DPPt Dawn. I have restarted most of those games since then and just inserted my own.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 06:45 PM
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Well, obviously I'll be using the girl...and I'll name myself Megan like I always have in every game I played. I may lean towards my irl name, but I feel attached to Megan better.

If I play as a boy, it'd be either Tyler, Thunder, or Bob. Well, I like Bob better. lol
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Old January 13th, 2013, 06:48 PM
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I'll probably change it up, I've used my middle name for most Pokémon games because it's short and simple; but this time around I'll be using Sakura. I've found a liking for the name and what it means.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 06:55 PM
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Still going with my irl name (Nichole) like I have in every previous game I played.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 07:14 PM
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Join Date: Oct 2012
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Nature: Timid
As always, I'll play with the female and name her Vianey, after my real name.
It's not a common name and it's been the same since Yellow, so why change now?
If I chose the boy, I'll probably name him Daniel (just because I like that name)

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Old January 13th, 2013, 07:54 PM
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:14 PM
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per usual.
What is this, some sort of basketball manga?
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:15 PM
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Wrong Thread.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:36 PM
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I'd name myself Cyclone.

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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:40 PM
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I've named myself the names I like. And depending on the sex I choose for my character, of course.

Although, in White 2 I named myself my real name. And to be honest, I did like the experience. But, I prefer using other names that I like more than my real name.

Some of my more recent names include Cody, William, Sophie, Tente, among others. I think I'll do Peter next. Or Maanasa, if I choose female. (From the trailer, it appears the female is Caucasian/Japanese but I don't caaaaaaaaare~.)
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:47 PM
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I probably won't even use the male protagonist at all because he looks too similar to Hilbert and Nate. I'll name myself Allison in uhhh I guess both of them. It's my go to name lately, so yeah. I might name myself Halcyon, Raeanne, or Austere in one though, just so they're not both Allison.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 10:15 PM
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My name will probably be Barrage LOL. Its been my character's name since Gen IV, so I guess its a tradition for me.
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Old January 13th, 2013, 10:19 PM
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I'm not sure yet! Probably going to pick the girl because the boy just looks blah. I haven't really been planning things ahead with my names recently and just hoping something comes to me, though hopefully that'll happen this time around. :3 (maybe I'll just go with Nica? )
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Old January 13th, 2013, 11:53 PM
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I will as always name myself George because George is my name.

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Old January 14th, 2013, 06:43 PM
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I'll be naming her Mel. My name's Melanie "Mel", and I've almost always named my character Mel. Once or twice I have used Melanie, though.
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Old January 14th, 2013, 06:45 PM
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I always use that name in any games that let us name ourselves
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Old January 14th, 2013, 09:07 PM
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I'll use Orange. Why? It's the only color Game Freak hasn't used yet. It's my favorite color and what I've been using as my Pokemon name recentally.
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Old January 14th, 2013, 09:50 PM
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I've always just done my own name, since red/blue. Never thought to change it, i like using my own name. I also always use my best friends name for my rival.
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Old January 15th, 2013, 01:59 PM
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Nature: Lonely
I'll once again pick the boy, name him "Alex" (my real name) and use the official name for the rival. That's what I've always done.

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Old January 15th, 2013, 02:23 PM
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I'll use my real name for my character and the official rival name for the rival. Its become a tradition for me since Gen III
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Old January 15th, 2013, 02:38 PM
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Old January 15th, 2013, 04:25 PM
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I name myself after my real name, so either Mike or Michael :3
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Old January 15th, 2013, 05:15 PM
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IF I get a 3DS (or by some miracle it's playable on desmume; haven't bought a game since the GBA years u_u)...

After any of my favorite vocaloids (Iroha, Yuki, Luka, SeeU, Mayu, Rin, etc.) and the rival will be named after a male vocaloid. Or after the protagonist of whatever anime/kdrama/manga I happen to be watching/reading. Haven't used my real name since Sapphire.
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