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Norse based?

#1Hirokey123Posted 1/12/2013 3:48:39 PM
http://www.zeldainformer.com/news/comments/pokemon-x-and-y-based-on-norse-mythology-third-legendary-will-be-a-serpent

Xernas certainly fits in that perfect.
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#2deathbycookiesPosted 1/12/2013 3:50:58 PM
thats ideas has already been debunked

i find this one more fitting

Yveltal and Xerneas are based on yatagarasu and shishigami respectively

Z is supposed to be a shachihoko
#3Hirokey123(Topic Creator)Posted 1/12/2013 3:59:57 PM(edited)
When was it debunked and why and how? o.o

Just curious I mean cause well Xerneas seems to fit really really well.
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#4Ari917Posted 1/12/2013 4:05:16 PM(edited)
deathbycookies posted...
thats ideas has already been debunked

i find this one more fitting

Yveltal and Xerneas are based on yatagarasu and shishigami respectively

Z is supposed to be a shachihoko


There's nothing confirming that theory either, it's all just speculation on the designs until Gf out and out confirms one or the other (or none of them).
#5GTRagnarokPosted 1/12/2013 4:05:22 PM
I think DNA, chromosomes, genetics, etc. is the overall theme this time.
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#6MelkacPosted 1/12/2013 4:06:10 PM
Ari917 posted...
deathbycookies posted...
thats ideas has already been debunked

i find this one more fitting

Yveltal and Xerneas are based on yatagarasu and shishigami respectively

Z is supposed to be a shachihoko


There's nothing confirming that theory either.


> The game was made in japan.
> Yvertal is a black bird = crow = yatagarasu
> Xerneas is a deer with huge ass horns = shishigami

In that norse mythology b/s Yvertal is an eagle...
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#7FuneralCakePosted 1/12/2013 4:11:08 PM
Melkac posted...
The game was made in japan.


Because Pokemon games have never referenced mythology from other cultures before.

Yvertal is a black bird = crow = yatagarasu
In that norse mythology b/s Yvertal is an eagle...


Yveltal is a bird; that much is certain. There's nothing to suggest it's a crow or an eagle. If you're just basing it on the fact it's black, well, eagles can be black, too.

Xerneas is a deer with huge ass horns = shishigami


So, what do yatagarasu, shishisami, and shachihoko have to do with each other? At least the Norse theory links them together.
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#8Rebel40000Posted 1/12/2013 4:11:14 PM
Melkac posted...
> The game was made in japan.
> Yvertal is a black bird = crow = yatagarasu
> Xerneas is a deer with huge ass horns = shishigami

In that norse mythology b/s Yvertal is an eagle...


That is terrible reasoning and you know it.
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#9deathbycookiesPosted 1/12/2013 4:13:00 PM
dosent help that all DI does is post rumours. their just as credible as what i posted. just that what i posted makes tons more sense
#10FuneralCakePosted 1/12/2013 4:14:06 PM
deathbycookies posted...
just that what i posted makes tons more sense


How? Would you mind explaining it (if you even can)?
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