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Why does everyone keep assuming Sylveon will only be female?

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User Info: The_Sol_Blader

The_Sol_Blader
3 years ago#11
From: lilaschildkrote | #009
The fangs would make me think poison more than dragon. But poison is out of the picture unless its some sort of demon like a siren that attracts you but then kills you. So like sylveon could trick you then inject you with poison

That... would actually be pretty darn awesome
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User Info: PsychoWolfX

PsychoWolfX
3 years ago#12
My best guess would be because it looks VERY girly.

If it's not female only, I know I'll only evolve it from a female Eevee anyway.

User Info: CakeOfLies

CakeOfLies
3 years ago#13
lilaschildkrote posted...
OcarinaofToast posted...
Noctus3 posted...
I'd never want one as a male.


I'm stubborn about the genders of my Pokemon XD


I refuse to have a male espeon or a female umbreon.


I refused to use a female Heatran.
When I finally caught a male one, I found out that he was Modest...
With Grass type Hidden Power.

Stubbornness wins again.
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User Info: OcarinaofToast

OcarinaofToast
3 years ago#14
Yeah, I'm gonna use a male Sylveon xD
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User Info: Nomytaker

Nomytaker
3 years ago#15
I refer to all eevee's as female. Just seems a feminine pokemon.
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User Info: hellslinger

hellslinger
3 years ago#16
I do want to punch people who say it should only be female because of how it looks.

It's gotten to be beyond ridiculous point right now.
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User Info: Twilight_Sonata

Twilight_Sonata
3 years ago#17
People keep assuming that it'll be female-only because they think it looks feminine. It's born out of a desire, expectation, or insistence that gender stereotypes be perpetuated. In other words, it's pretty sexist, not to mention ignorant of how other Pokemon just as stereotypically feminine (Gardevoir, Lopunny, Gothitelle, Munna, Clefairy, Jigglypuff, etc.) can clearly still be male.

Nomytaker posted...
I refer to all eevee's as female. Just seems a feminine pokemon.

Which is hilarious considering the gender ratio for the species is 7:1 in favor of male.
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User Info: emeraldfox_09

emeraldfox_09
3 years ago#18
Twilight_Sonata posted...
People keep assuming that it'll be female-only because they think it looks feminine. It's born out of a desire, expectation, or insistence that gender stereotypes be perpetuated. In other words, it's pretty sexist, not to mention ignorant of how other Pokemon just as stereotypically feminine (Gardevoir, Lopunny, Gothitelle, Munna, Clefairy, Jigglypuff, etc.) can clearly still be male.

Nomytaker posted...
I refer to all eevee's as female. Just seems a feminine pokemon.

Which is hilarious considering the gender ratio for the species is 7:1 in favor of male.


I'm wasting time and space by quoting you only to say you're awesome for that. I never really got how anyone could refer to a specific Pokemon as male or female when they can be either gender.
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User Info: Fear the MONKEY

Fear the MONKEY
3 years ago#19
OcarinaofToast posted...
We have male freaking Lopunny and Gardevoir!


...and a male gothitelle....someone explain that one...
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User Info: Emerald_Melios

Emerald_Melios
3 years ago#20
Noctus3 posted...
I'd never want one as a male.


Is it because it's not a bird?
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