That's right, for those of you sick of seeing this topic, it's almost over!
Will one particular combination sweep the others once again? Will the water starter finally be picked as the player protagonist's canon choice? Will someone stuff the poll to make both of those things happen? Only time will tell.
(And yes, Piplup won for Dawn and Mudkip won for Brendan, but the way they won they would have been rivals rather than the player's character)
I summoned a baby to attract a lion. It didn't seem to work, so I tried a delicious baby. Regular baby ATE delicious baby. Horror....horror.~Gameplayingperson