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#1BeamBlazerPosted 1/9/2013 11:08:23 AM
successfully predicted stuff from new Pokemon games? I always check around when new main series Pokemon games come out and I've seen plenty of speculation, but never have I seen these conjectures be true.
#2SlimeStackPosted 1/9/2013 11:09:25 AM
We've been predicting that gen 6 would come out after Black 2 & White 2 for months if that counts...
#3R0cks0l1ddPosted 1/9/2013 11:09:35 AM
Look how much people across the internet believed the Pokemon Rainbow rumour and you'll have your answer.
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#4RoanarkPosted 1/9/2013 11:09:40 AM
To the best of my knowledge, no.
Most people seem to guess what they want, rather than what actually seems likely.
#5Long_BottomPosted 1/9/2013 11:10:50 AM
The only thing that comes to mind is that someone drew Zoroark from the silhouette that was shown almost identically to how he ended up looking.
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#6zxqqxzPosted 1/9/2013 11:10:55 AM
There WAS the thing with Iris in B/W2

(btw 0% chance)
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#7mondrae205Posted 1/9/2013 11:11:25 AM
Yes, look at black/white people predicted
triple battles/ another fire/fighting starter, and more
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#8EnferolunosPosted 1/9/2013 11:12:17 AM
Depends what you mean
Plenty of people predicted the names Black and White
A lot of people predicted emboar/pignite (or pignition)
There are so many guesses, some of them have to be right
But has there ever been a consensus that's correct? Probably not.
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#9PolimarioPosted 1/9/2013 11:13:33 AM
I once made a Grass Starter for my "fake" Gen 5 when Gen 4 was coming out, and it was a snake.

Final Evo was a Grass/Steel type based off palm trees and cobras. I even remember the name I gave it: Palmbra. (I was 10 then, OK?)

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Anyways, I think it happens, but rarely.
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#10BeamBlazer(Topic Creator)Posted 1/9/2013 11:17:50 AM
Hmm I see. I know some of the previous speculations were jokes that turned out to be true such as fire/fighting. Though I guess what I mean is more like the triple battle prediction. Big things that are game changing and such.