^Written by Carole Boston Weatherford, the woman responsible for the whole censoring of Jynx.
Reading the last paragraph:
Will African-American parents continue to cough up hard-earned dollars for games and trading cards featuring a monstrously racist image? Will Jynx deal Pokémon's last hand in the black community? Or will the blonde-haired, black-faced, monster evolve into an ebony princess? Stay "tooned."
Sounds to me like that line could be interpreted to mean "Evolve into a ever more racist character". May it be misinterpreted or not.
People at the works of Pokemon probably see that a Evo will only spark more attention, and considering how the woman even mentioned Jynx evolving, it might just be the reason for her lack of a evolution along with her trio members Magmar and Electabuzz. --- Oh no! My http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/570198-basketball-nightmare/ ! :o http://tital.bigforumpro.com/ Join the Haven of all Kingdom Hearts Roleplays!
#2Bruce_WanyePosted 2/9/2013 4:25:31 PM
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#3Fritz0x8Posted 2/9/2013 4:26:42 PM
To be honest, it is rather offensive. God I miss my childhood, the gen 1 days when **** like this was happening every other week. --- ~~Pro Gamer~~Web Comic Artist~~Singer~~Model~~Famous~ http://sheapered.blogspot.com/
#4Ultimate_Nova_XPosted 2/9/2013 4:27:14 PM
The only thing she's doing is giving us even more stereotypes on what a black person is like. --- -User Name Origin: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tO_5esMq2kE#t=56s "Japanese Wii U. American Wii U. The future is yours, Xenoblade U."
#5VycoulPosted 2/9/2013 4:28:05 PM
To be honest, it is rather offensive. God I miss my childhood, the gen 1 days when **** like this was happening every other week.
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#6iKhanicPosted 2/9/2013 4:28:49 PM
Except Jynx isn't even based on black face. She's based on Yama Uba and the Yamamba movement. --- Not changing this sig until we get a new main series Tales game released on a Nintendo console in the US
#7MegaWentEvilPosted 2/9/2013 4:31:24 PM
I wonder if Slowpoke and Slowbro will ever be considered offensive to handicapped people like people accused Jynx of being offensive to black people? --- Aku wa yurusan. - Kim Kaphwan
#8westontickleePosted 2/9/2013 4:49:05 PM
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#9westontickleePosted 2/9/2013 4:49:05 PM
Jynx is still Jiggs status. --- I come from the future Claire "Lightning" Farron's best friend, maried to Ayesha Altugle, ex lover of Milla Maxwell
Carole sucks.. but I wouldn't object to an "ebony princess" evolution of Jynx. She seems to want Jynx to evolve into something that's less of a racial stereotype.
... Though after reading this article, I kind of hope Jynx gets another stereotype-face BBW evolution, and I hope she has to hold "Friend Chicken" and learn the move "Thief" to evolve, just to annoy people that dwell on racism too much. XD --- "The best things in life must be taken... by force!" ~Captain Khan