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How often do you nickname your pokemon?

#61HrothdanePosted 1/5/2013 4:14:16 PM
I normally only give nicknames to pokemon I plan on EV training. In rare circumstances, I might give one a nickname if I can think of a pun appropriate to the species shortly after I catch it.
#62PokeCrisPosted 1/5/2013 4:16:41 PM
I nickname a Pokemon if I think of a good enough name when first catching/hatching.
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#63MettanAtemPosted 1/5/2013 4:21:12 PM
I nickname EVERY Pokemon I get. EVERY SINGLE ONE. And I think up a different name for every one.
#64Robot_SoopaPosted 1/5/2013 4:22:01 PM
Never.

Nobody else in the game or the anime (aside from the out of nowhere examples like Ritchie) nicknames their Pokemon so I don't like to do it.

Just pulls me out of it when I have Buttfartz the Girafarig and everyone else just calls their Pokemon by their actual names.
#65GalcianPosted 1/5/2013 4:26:30 PM
I just change their name so that it's not all caps:

From WEEDLE -> Weedle
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#66cmacinnisPosted 1/5/2013 4:26:44 PM
I name anything I plan to keep as a permanent member of my team.
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#67ArsicPosted 1/5/2013 4:39:02 PM
Every damn time.
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#68glitchunter75Posted 1/5/2013 4:43:27 PM
MettanAtem posted...
I nickname EVERY Pokemon I get. EVERY SINGLE ONE. And I think up a different name for every one.


Same here. It's a wonder that I haven't run out of new nickname ideas by now.
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#69TehTrumpCardPosted 1/5/2013 4:45:39 PM
Luigi player posted...
almost never

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#70Pendragon71037Posted 1/5/2013 4:46:50 PM
I nickname my starter, and any pokemon that beat the E4 with me.
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