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Old January 9th, 2013 (6:45 AM).
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I don't really like them maybe because I'm not pronouncing them right. Sounds extremely weird. I didn't like Reshiram and Zekrom either at first.
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Old January 9th, 2013 (7:03 AM).
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I really like them both but I prefer Xerneas but I prefer Yveltal as a Pokemon in design ;__; So unfair AREN'T YOU LIFE??
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As someone mentioned before, it'll be interesting to see what happens with the anime. The time difference will be all muddled up with the worldwide release.
That was me. I was wondering whether they will increase airings to catch up and then air the anime simultaneously in both areas with the worldwide release.

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I prefer both Xerenas' name & design so it's looking like X for me.
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Definitely going for X. Xerenas is probably the coolest looking Pokémon (and sounding) Pokémon ever.
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Old January 9th, 2013 (7:15 AM).
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I want X only because I like the letter X. :( But idk, I might have to go for Y if I get too attached to Yveltal.
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I like both of the Legendary Pokémon, because they both resemble animals, but they're quite amazing though.
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Old January 9th, 2013 (7:23 AM).
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I like both of the Legendary Pokémon, because they both resemble animals, but they're quite amazing though.
I agree. It's one of the thing i'm really liking about these. They're different from legendaries of past three gens.They don't look like masters of Space/Time or someone who created a whole region. They just look like really Rare creatures.
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I think I prefer these two compared to previous generation mascots, maybe not the names as such but the designs compared to Zekrom & Reshiram are much better IMO.
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I don't think everyone should jump to conclusions about the names. Sure they look weird for now but we're hardly going to look at any name and think 'omg that's definitely a Pokémon-like name'. After all, it must be a Pokémon-like name if GameFreak decide it is. :P
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I'll be happy when the types of these legends are known. I also want to know fennekin's evolution type. Tepig really pushe the fire fighting thing if you ask me.
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Xerneas is so much easier to remember.

...and say.

...and spell [for me anyway].

Yveltal, I didn't know how to pronounce that at all until I saw the pronunciation on Serebii. They're just names though, and eventually we get used to them. Except in the case of Gen V, where I still don't remember half the Pokémon from that region.

These have definitely been my favorite pair of mascots for quite a long time now. Probably since Groudon, Kyogre, and Rayquaza. I'm just glad we seem to finally be moving on from the Dragon-era of Pokémon mascots. It's about time if you ask me.
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That's true, I can type Xerneas without having to look it up whereas with the other one.. I can't even remember how to spell/pronounce it.
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So I woke up to find out that the names for the two legendaries have been revealed, and quite honestly.....I'm not quite sure what to say. XD

I think it's between "it's pretty cool n__n" and "holy crap that is one of the weirdest names I've heard like ever."
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That's true, I can type Xerneas without having to look it up whereas with the other one.. I can't even remember how to spell/pronounce it.
I'm having issues remembering them right now lmao. It'll take time but I'll eventually get used to them. Even if I like the names it'll still be hard for me to remember :x
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Xerneas and Yveltas...I think thats how they're spelled, right? Keep in mind that I'm not scrolling up or anything like that, I like memorizing names and stuff. u_u

Can't wait to see what the rest of the Pokemon are named...
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I can't spell either one of them right now, so it'll just be X and Y for a while until my brain catches up to my excitement.
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Xerneas and Yveltas...I think thats how they're spelled, right? Keep in mind that I'm not scrolling up or anything like that, I like memorizing names and stuff. u_u

Can't wait to see what the rest of the Pokemon are named...
Yveltal*

I'm actually kind of the opposite... I can't remember X's name and, however, Yveltal is easy for me to remember :X

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I can't spell either one of them right now, so it'll just be X and Y for a while until my brain catches up to my excitement.
Definitely, the best choice xD
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Yveltal* :P

I'm actually kind of the opposite... I can't remember X's name and, however, Yveltal is easy for me to remember :X
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These are nice names they came up with. Still not entirely sure what they're supposed to mean though.

And something kind of unrelated, but I wonder if the X and Y Unown will have any special significance in these games.
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I highly doubt it D: But it would be interesting if they did play some sort of role. XD
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Xernias and Yveltal. Froakie fennekin & Chespin. Is it just me or are these the best Pokémon names for generations? Well, that's my personal opinion. I'm still shellshocked about 6th gen, but I am anticipating it moreso than I've anticipated a Pokémon game for a long while.
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Well, Yveltal at least definitely sounds like it has roots in European languages. I don't think the names are any problem once you realise that the "Y" in Yveltal isn't used in the same way as it's traditionally used in English.

Personally, I hope they go for a more Gen. I & II method with the two, not that I have any particular aversion to what we're now used to with the other three generations, but changing it up a bit every now and then seems good to me.
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Just learned about Xerneas' and Yveltal's names. I can say Xerneas' name fine, but I might need a bit more practice with Yveltal.
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It's usually the legendary that decides which version I get. I believe I'm going to get Y, because I've taken a liking to Yveltal/Skybacon.
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