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Ninfia is a new type. Prove me wrong.
If there are new types, its not like they couldnt go back and add it to a lot of the old pokemon. Just like they added the type Steel and Dark to a lot of the old pokemon after G/S. Granted, that would drastically change the way a lot of the pokemon work and the gameplay.
However, I'd be down for that. I want something new. Not afraid of change.
Light Type would be pretty stupid, but I would probably just deal with it. The only issue I have with Light Type is how late it is in the series for adding a Type. And how many moves would you have to make to make Light balanced with the other types?
Light would be the OP type.
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(Ok, it would only be strong and weak against Dark)
From: Crazy555672 | #021
Just like they added the type Steel and Dark to a lot of the old pokemon after G/S.
Maybe I'm just misinterpreting what you are saying but the only old Pokemon that were given new types was Magnemite >.>
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Why would they make a flying type with no wings? Ribbons do not equal flying. But I suppose its still possible.
1. I would be disappointed at the missed opportunity to put little wings on its feet if it were a flying type.
2. Nymph does not only refer to bugs. A nymph is also a spirit in Greek mythology. The name Nympheon covers a lot of ground.
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From: Crazy555672 | #021Just like they added the type Steel and Dark to a lot of the old pokemon after G/S.
Yea you're right. What I meant to say was moves were changed to include the new types.
I still wouldnt mind a change like that. Dont care how late in the series it is.
The burden of proof is on the person making the claim
It has to be. If you cant look at an eevee evolution and guess what it is right away after seeing it. Its gotta be something that has never existed before.
Shaymin's Sky Forme has a scarf. Ribbons are whimsical and flutter in the wind! lol
I wouldn't rule out Flying.
And if not that, I still think it would be Normal then. Since they mention it being obtained in some special way I never even considered time of day evolution. There are lots of options for strange ways to evolve. Look at Feebas, Karrablast and Shelmet, Glaceon, Leafeon...
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Shiny stone. Cinccino, so why not Ninfia?
Also moon stone.
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The colors remind me of Dragon, but you're right that the colors and eyes are pretty much all that make me think that way.
Your thing about Normal type is pretty weak though. They can always come up with new ways to evolve, and we already have the shiny stone. I don't want a Normal type as much as anyone else, but it definitely could be.
The thing that makes me think it's a new type is the fact that they bothered to hide it, the sparkling, and the attack that it's doing in the screenshot looks pretty special oriented. And you know how everyone's saying it might be flying because of how light it is? Well, maybe it's so LIGHT for another reason.
Maybe Ninfia is just a Normal type?