Gen 3? I've loved the Ralts line since I found my first Ralts. But then Gallade came into existence. Gallade > Gardevoir in my opinion --- "Whoa! Heads up, detecting high levels of space chickens." "No! Space chickens are a surgeon's worst nightmare."
Since it was first revealed. The human-like, feminine appearance made it something of an easy target, especially since there's both a huge fanbase for "sexy Pokemon" and "sexy traps". --- "Murder of the living is tragic, but murder of the idea is unforgivable." - Janus, speaker of the synod