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What type do you think Sylveon is?

#1SalsaSavantPosted 2/17/2013 7:05:18 PM
Which? - Results (157 votes)
Normal
22.93% (36 votes)
36
Flying
35.67% (56 votes)
56
Bug
1.27% (2 votes)
2
Dragon
5.1% (8 votes)
8
Fighting
0.64% (1 votes)
1
Poison
1.27% (2 votes)
2
Ghost
1.91% (3 votes)
3
Ground
0.64% (1 votes)
1
New type
26.75% (42 votes)
42
Other
3.82% (6 votes)
6
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#2SalsaSavant(Topic Creator)Posted 2/17/2013 7:45:03 PM
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#3EdwardoMario16Posted 2/17/2013 9:07:09 PM
Normal or Flying.
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#4Blazekicker27Posted 2/17/2013 9:56:24 PM
EdwardoMario16 posted...
Normal or Flying.


Normal/Flying. It wouldn't surprise me at all if that's what it turned out to be.

Hopefully it's just Flying, though.
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#5Twilight_SonataPosted 2/17/2013 10:01:01 PM
I wouldn't have any issue with the idea that it's Flying if so many people weren't stupidly, stupidly basing that supposition on the idea that its name is based on "Sylph" rather than "Sylvan". I mean, to be fair, I wouldn't actually have any issue if it ended up Flying, and I think the reasoning that somebody gave that it sort of looks like a kite with the bows and the ribbons if kind of cute, but all of the supposed "evidence" behind it, particularly from its name, is just total bull.
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#6PalomBMPosted 2/17/2013 10:03:02 PM
I think it looks like it could be Normal/Ghost. It would certainly give new meaning to how Ghost Pokemon can look, making Sylveon a sort of holy creature without introducing a new type and having her only weak to Dark.

But I won't write off the other possibilities.
#7Twilight_SonataPosted 2/17/2013 10:06:17 PM
Koyomi_Araragi posted...
It would certainly give new meaning to how Ghost Pokemon can look, making Sylveon a sort of holy creature without introducing a new type

Shedinja is an angel too, though. It has a halo and everything!
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#8MesmerilPosted 2/17/2013 10:09:36 PM
Isn't Togetic/Togekiss also based off an angel?
#9NanaboboPosted 2/17/2013 10:17:42 PM
My guess-
I guess Sylveon comes from "silva", a word relating to forests.
Xerneas is not obviously from any known type. It was seen standing in a forest.
We already have grass types.
What are forests known for? Life.
I guess there will be a new Life-type, based purely on these facts.
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#10NihiloExistantPosted 2/17/2013 10:18:31 PM
I think it will be Heart type. It could be the Ma-Ti of Eeveelutions.
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