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How often do you nickname your pokemon?

#51emolsifierPosted 1/5/2013 3:13:56 PM
Every since I did my first Nuzlocke I simply must name them. It once took me a full 5 minutes of thinking before I found an acceptable name. I can't remember using that pokemon though...
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#52iron_defensePosted 1/5/2013 3:28:12 PM
Never
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#53EliteGuard99Posted 1/5/2013 3:47:27 PM
depends on the kind, I like to name mine after fictional monsters (for example first Tentacool is named Kraken).

Though I have always named my first Tyranitar Godzilla (and I always make him learn Fire Blast).
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#54DarthBadgerPosted 1/5/2013 3:49:00 PM
Almost never, I just don't get attached to them like some people do. The only times I remember naming them was when I was capturing them for completion and they were a particular pain in the ass, so I would give them degrading or hilarious names.
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#55WayavasPosted 1/5/2013 3:53:34 PM
never, 0nly when i was 11
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#56MizunoRyuuPosted 1/5/2013 3:54:16 PM
Each play through I either name everyone or nobody. I think I've gone through each game once with nicknames, and at least ten times each without.
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#57lilaschildkrotePosted 1/5/2013 3:59:47 PM
A always do. I feel that calling my pokemon by their species name would have the same effect as

-Calling Daisy (my dog): Dog
-Calling Clarabelle (my cat): Cat
-Calling Barfy (my other cat): Cat

Not only would Clarabelle and barfy have conflicting names, that seem very dumb and boring.
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#58Unpure_EuphoriaPosted 1/5/2013 3:59:55 PM
From: spooky96 | Posted: 1/5/2013 1:33:15 PM | #006
Never have, never will.

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#59LegendofLink17Posted 1/5/2013 4:03:59 PM
Not since my starter pokemon in silver when I was 6 and thought that I was going to be the pokemon and it would be my name
#60Sab_LiathPosted 1/5/2013 4:05:57 PM
I almost always give my Pokemon nicknames, unless they're Legendaries. In that case, I'll simply name them what they are (Latios would be named Latios, for example).
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